×

Top Links:

Get A Golf Handicap

UK Golf Guide

Golfshake Top 100s

Find Golf Travel Deals

Golf Competitions

Search

Community Forum

Course:

Tee Times | Search | Reviews

News:

Gear | Tour | Industry Insider

Tuition:

Video Library | Tuition Sections

Community:

Join | Log In | Help | Useful Links

×

Mardyke Valley Golf Centre

Course Information

Mardyke Valley Golf Club, Essex is a 18 hole, par 70 (6201y), parkland course.\r\nWe accept green fee and society golf and have membership options. Our exceptional drainage means we are open 364 days.

18 holes | Par 70 | 6201 yards | Private | Parkland

Driving rangeBuggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire


Tee Time Information

Midweek Guide: £18.00 per round *

Weekend Guide: £25.00 per round *

* Any prices shown are guide prices, please confirm with the course prior to booking.


Visitor Information

  • Societies Accepted to Play
  • Society Deals Available
  • Voucher Deals Available
  • 7 Day Membership Available
  • 5 Day Membership Available

Contact Information

Address: South Road, South Ockendon, Essex, RM15 6RR United Kingdom

Tel: 01708 855011

Golf Pro: Matt Reid | Tel: 017108855011

Website: http://www.mardykevalley.co.uk

Advertisement

Nearby

Belhus Park Golf Club
from 167 reviews
Distance 1.27 miles
Top Meadow Golf Club
from 368 reviews
Distance 2.43 miles
Cranham Golf Course
from 750 reviews
Distance 3.72 miles

View more Essex Golf Clubs



Advertisement

Mardyke Valley Golf Centre Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.27

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 408
Average Ratings
3.73 ... Overall Rating
3.63 ... The Course
3.98 ... Course Cond.
3.54 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.87 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.80 ... Pace of play
4.25 ... Hospitality.
3.38 ... Prac. Facil.
3.96 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

408 ratings & 287 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 798 out of 2183.

HIGHLY RATED - 98% would play again or recommend

Played this course? Tell us what you thought: Submit your review now >>


Highly Recommended 2018Highly Recommended 2019

What the club says: Join our Golf Club in South Ockendon, Essex
Standing in 140 glorious acres near the historic Ford Place on the South facing side of the Mardyke Valley, our South Ockendon Essex Golf Club is an exciting 18 hole parkland course. The long undulating fairways and water hazards give rise to some of the most challenging holes in Essex.
This seriously testing golf course was designed ‘by the members’, ‘for the members’.
Initially designed as a 3 hole Golf Academy, it grew into a 9 hole course. The free draining land had a huge potential and was destined to become something more; which it did, by becoming the outstanding 6201 yard, 18 hole par 70 course it is today.
The greens, fairways, paths and trees are all excellently maintained by our Course Manager and his team. Being blessed with exceptional drainage and a state of the art irrigation system, it ensures the best experience as the entire course remains open all year round.
Located in South Ockendon, Essex it’s just near London with only 5 minutes drive from the M25, A13 and the Dartford River Crossing, making it accessible from all directions.
Our Clubhouse with 270 degree views of the golf course, offers a bright, comfortable, relaxing environment in which to enjoy a drink and delicious home cooked food.
The golf shop is open every day and our Pro Matt, is on hand to give any advice or guidance to enthusiasts of all ages and abilities.
Visitors of all levels are welcome, so please give us a call to book your next game of golf on 01708 855011 Or use the BRS Golf App. See our calendar of events.
Mardyke Valley Golf Club is part of the John F Hunt Group.



Golf Course Reviews for Mardyke Valley Golf Centre

Sort by: Date | Review Rank | Rated High | Rated Low

The golf courses reviews are the personal opinions of members of Golfshake who completed a review after playing the course. These opinions do not necessarily represent the views of Golfshake.com


Reviewed Jul 9 2021 by David E - rated 4 out of 5

Good all round course

View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jul 6 2021 by Tim W - rated 3 out of 5

Some good challenging holes

Enjoyable course with some good long holes. Greens very good but fairways and second cut always seem like they should have been cut more.
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate


Reviewed Jun 30 2021 by John J - rated 3 out of 5

Popular but not too busy

View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jun 10 2021 by Martin B - rated 4 out of 5

Very friendly good course

Albeit we played the course when very windy so much so the return back to Kent took at least 4 times what it should (bridge shut)
Course was challenging for out level of play
Staff were brilliant a good day out in all
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jun 7 2021 by Patrick T - rated 4 out of 5

Mr

Lovely course. Rough isn?t very forgiving though.
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jun 1 2021 by Matt H - rated 4 out of 5

Friendly course

I think this is a really good course for anyone that has recently taken up the game.

It's quite open from the tee meaning you can be fairly wayward from the tee and still not lose many balls. The layout is fun and the generally all round condition is also great.

I was really impressed with the greens in particular as they rolled so well which is always the one thing that lets a lot of courses down.


View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Golfbreaks.com
Reviewed May 31 2021 by Franklyn S - rated 4 out of 5

VFM gem in Essex

Don't remember playing this course before but it is a little gem in Essex not far from central London it was in good condition and it was very much a value for money course.

(Round played: May 2021 - Score: 94 Handicap: 13)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Apr 23 2021 by James - rated 5 out of 5

Mr

Great course in great condition. Greens very nice,
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Apr 7 2021 by Connie Flynn F - rated 4 out of 5
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Dec 28 2020 by Briwax - rated 5 out of 5

Mr

Great little course, greens are great. Looks like lots of bunker stuff being changed. Can’t use club house as covid
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate


Reviewed Dec 18 2020 by Harry - rated 5 out of 5

Mr

Played today. It was carry only but wow the course was amazing. Only wet in a few areas. Mats in play on some holes but no real problem. Greens and the surrounding areas are in lovely condition. The greens are so smooth, and roll so well.
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Oct 22 2020 by South Ockendon - rated 5 out of 5

Mr

Played today and the course was lovely
The greens are amazing.
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Sep 10 2020 by Jeff W - rated 4 out of 5

Worth a Visit

Have played here a few times and it is a nice course. Some really challenging holes, to someone of my ability (or lack of), and now that they have swapped the course around having the "Watery Grave" in the front 9 is better as it used to spoil my round having it at 17. Now it is hole 8 I have a few more holes to forget my disasters!!!
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Aug 15 2020 by Dom S - rated 4 out of 5
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Aug 7 2020 by Barry K - rated 3 out of 5

Not the course to play

Greens and tees ok, the fairways are so parched you have to search for some grass, not worth the ?20, had some good experiences on this course but not at the moment
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jul 29 2020 by Lyndon L - rated 3 out of 5

Decent course

Ok, course. Very dry and with the slopes it is imperitive you know where to place your drives.

(Round played: Jul 2020 - Score: 88 Handicap: 21.9)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jul 21 2020 by Jack S - rated 5 out of 5

Friendly challenge

Nice course and always good pace of play. Not too hard. Fairways very dry this time of year. Greens a good speed
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jul 16 2020 by bill queensland - rated 4 out of 5
nice course, the grounds man vas very nice and he vent back and got me a scorecard as we forgot to pick one up. greens very nice as are the teeing grounds. the overall place is very good. will play again soon
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jun 30 2020 by Mark L - rated 3 out of 5

Mardyke Valley

Played in June in hot weather, good value for money, friendly staff, greens in good condition, fairways need attention very baron, there are some very good holes, it didn't cost us much, would like to play again and have some food as was played during covid times.
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jun 30 2020 by Christopher B - rated 3 out of 5
I enjoyed the round, course is in good condition but fairways are a bit long and need a cut, most holes unless you were in the middle of the fairway you couldn't tell if you are in the semi rough or not

(Round played: Jun 2020 - Score: 79 Handicap: 10.4)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money
Pace of Play
Hospitality
Course Conditions
Practice Facilities
Food & Drink

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Showing reviews 1-20 of 287 reviews read more reviews >>>

The golf courses reviews are the personal opinions of members of Golfshake who completed a review after playing the course. These opinions do not necessarily represent the views of Golfshake.com

Submit Course Review

Write about the course and venue with the aim of providing insights for other golfers rather than your round or adverse weather and do not be offensive. Think about what you would like to read in a review rather than just seeing the words 'good course'.

more characters

Overall Rating:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor

Course Layout/Challenge:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor
Club & Facilities:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor
Value For Money:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor

Pace of Play:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor
Friendliness & Hospitality:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor
Course Conditions:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor
Practice Facilities:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor
Food & Drink:  Excellent   V. Good   Good   Fair   Poor

Would you recommend?
 Yes       No
Would you play again?
 Yes       No
Name/City:
Email:
tick to receive our monthly Travel newsletter with promotions & offers

Please note: by submitting a review you adhere to the Golfshake terms & conditions and Golfshake may contact you to verify the review you leave.
Scroll to top