Sherwood Forest Golf Club

Sherwood Forest Golf Club, Nottinghamshire is an 18 hole, par 71 (6860 yard), private, heathland golf course established in 1895.

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Eakring Road, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 3EW United Kingdom

Tel: 01623 626689

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

Golf Pro: K Hall

Contact/Secretary: Ms A Miles

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  • Midweek Guide: £50.00 per round£70.00 per day *

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Course Information: 18 holes | Par 71 | 6860 yards | Private | Heathland

Facilities: Changing rooms, Golf clubhouse, Bar, golf course.

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Course Tee Par SSS Yds
Sherwood Forest Golf ClubGreen70746860
Sherwood Forest Golf ClubWhite71736732
Sherwood Forest Golf ClubYellow71716300
Sherwood Forest Golf ClubYellow71716289
Sherwood Forest Golf ClubRed72735625

Sherwood Forest Golf Club Reviews & Information

Golfshake Rating

  4.76

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 43
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4.52 ... Overall Rating
4.63 ... The Course
4.26 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.12 ... VFM
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43 ratings from Golfshake members - Ranked 42 out of 1971.

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What the club says: A full eighteen hole true Championship Course of 6,835 yards (par 70 S.S.S. 74). There are however, none of the modern water hazards but ninety four bunkers and long carries over masses of heather. It is a great challenge and a very well kept course.



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So enjoyable

From start to finish I loved it. From deer roaming over the course to seeing the autumn trees in all colours the views were great. The course was really nice and interesting with no 2 holes alike. Loved playing the 3rd, 4th and 18th with the clubhouse as the backdrop which looks magnificent. Members and staff were very friendly. Definitely worth a visit f in the north east midlands. Did Sherwood Forrest after Notts the day before with Golfbreaks for ?139 so pretty good value I think for 2 top notch courses. - Oct 27 2017


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So enjoyable

From start to finish I loved it. From deer roaming over the course to seeing the autumn trees in all colours the views were great. The course was really nice and interesting with no 2 holes alike. Loved playing the 3rd, 4th and 18th with the clubhouse as the backdrop which looks magnificent. Members and staff were very friendly. Definitely worth a visit f in the north east midlands. Did Sherwood Forrest after Notts the day before with Golfbreaks for ?139 so pretty good value I think for 2 top notch courses. - Oct 27 2017


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Richard M rated 5 out of 5 - Oct 27 2017

So enjoyable
From start to finish I loved it. From deer roaming over the course to seeing the autumn trees in all colours the views were great. The course was really nice and interesting with no 2 holes alike. Loved playing the 3rd, 4th and 18th with the clubhouse as the backdrop which looks magnificent. Members and staff were very friendly. Definitely worth a visit f in the north east midlands. Did Sherwood Forrest after Notts the day before with Golfbreaks for ?139 so pretty good value I think for 2 top notch courses.
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Steve M rated 5 out of 5 - Aug 5 2017

Played here on Monday 31st July. Remains as one of the best courses I've ever played. Course was in superb condition. Greens were lightning quick considering the recent rain. The stretch of long Par 4's on the back 9 are the toughest I've ever played. Can't wait to play here again!
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Eddie M rated 5 out of 5 - Jun 4 2017

I've played here before and unfortunately since then the course has lost a lot of trees. The layout is very strong, particularly the tough back nine. The greens are big, so you need to know where the flag is to chose the correct club. The fairways were in good condition, the semi rough look simple but was tough to play from. The greens were fairly fast and true. The 18th is a weak hole and looks poor with all the work going on to the right of the hole.
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Giless C rated 5 out of 5 - May 29 2017

Typical Notts set up, attractive slightly quirky clubhouse, range being rebuilt bit of an eyesore at the minute, practise green and nets though.
Fairly easy walk, lots of very good holes. Has lost a lot of trees so not quite what I was expecting but can't really fault the condition. Last hole was a little bit of a non event, but some good strong par 4's in particular.
Since it's ranked similar to hollinwell on here I will make the comparison, I think it's half a notch behind but still a top, top course.
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Ryan B rated 5 out of 5 - Apr 2 2017

Really good. Loved it. Great course. Will return.

(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 79 Handicap: 12.5)
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Greg S rated 4 out of 5 - Nov 11 2016


Played on a lovely November day, bargain at £37.50! Not sure I would pay the full price, but it is a lovely course. You need to be confident and straight off the tee as there is a lot of heather.
(Round played: Nov 2016 - Score: 98 Handicap: 17.1)
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John N rated 5 out of 5 - Sep 10 2016

Excellent course..tough. only negative was the bunkers needed more sand in them.

(Round played: Sep 2016 - Score: 106 Handicap: 21.7)
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Ciaran H rated 5 out of 5 - Aug 23 2016

A great course with long carries of the tee. Shame it was raining but the course was in great shape, nice putting green and pro shop. A challenging and punishing course. I would like to play again in the dry. 5 star. Top, Top Quality. I know why the SSS is 3 over par.
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Simon R rated 4 out of 5 - Aug 11 2016

Amazing course. Although I am wondering when the open is being held there with the rough being that tough.

(Round played: Aug 2016 - Score: 98 Handicap: 18.1)
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John F rated 4 out of 5 - Jul 9 2016

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Alistair W rated 4 out of 5 - May 26 2016


Lovely heathland course. Was wayward off the tee for most of the day and played a total of 9 shots out of the sand.

(Round played: Dec 2013 - Score: 88 Handicap: 12.7)
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Dave W rated 5 out of 5 - Oct 23 2015



(Round played: Oct 2015 - Score: 98 Handicap: 26.2)
Parkland/links mix. an excellent course a little different from the norm. well worth a round.
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Keith M rated 5 out of 5 - May 8 2015

Most picturesque course I have ever played, always in immaculate condition

(Round played: May 2015 - Score: 77 Handicap: 9)
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Graham T rated 5 out of 5 - Mar 23 2015

Brilliant day and lovely golf course if the heather does not get you plenty of bunkers waiting for your offline shots. The course was in great condition with the greens getting faster by the hour. Good service and welcoming staff, a joy to play here even though my front nine was dismal. Will definitely come back again.

(Round played: Mar 2015 - Score: 102 Handicap: 21)
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Jamie C rated 5 out of 5 - Feb 13 2015



(Round played: Jan 2015 - Score: 90 Handicap: 15.9)
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Liam K rated 5 out of 5 - Aug 25 2014

Played 36 holes for £85 22/08/14. Course in wonderful condition and well worth the journey up from Northampton. 4 ball agreed to make this an annual trip.

(Round played: Aug 2014 - Score: 92 Handicap: 0)
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Tristan F rated 4 out of 5 - Aug 17 2014

Played with a member so not payed full price! Great course well worth playing!

(Round played: Aug 2014 - Score: 112 Handicap: 24.1)
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Shane D rated 5 out of 5 - Jul 24 2014

Open competition at Sherwood Forest. First time playing and course is fantastic. Keep out of the heather and gorse and you will do well. Par 3's are stunning especially downhill 4th.

(Round played: Jul 2014 - Score: 88 Handicap: 4.9)
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Alex R rated 5 out of 5 - Jun 29 2014

great course, friendly to our guest society, really challenging and true greens, undulating heather lined fairways, a fair and fun challenge.

(Round played: Jun 2014 - Score: 89 Handicap: 15.6)
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Richard C rated 5 out of 5 - Jun 7 2014

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