Stoke by Nayland Golf Club

Stoke by Nayland Golf Club, Essex has 36 holes. An 18 hole, par 72 (6544 yard) Constable course and 18 hole, par 71 (6345 yard) Gainsborough Course. A private, parkland golf course established in 1972

Contact Information

Keepers Lane, Leavenheath, Colchester, Essex, CO6 4PZ United Kingdom

Tel: 01206 262836

Website: http://www.stokebynayland.com/golf
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £27.50 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £37.50 per round *

Book online: with golfnow.co.uk

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

Course Information:
36 holes | Par Constable Course 72; Gainsborough Course 71 | Constable Course 6544; Gainsborough Course 63 yards | Private | Parkland

Driving rangeBuggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire AccommodationHandicap required

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Stoke by Nayland Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  3.84

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 168
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3.83 ... Overall Rating
3.86 ... The Course
3.84 ... Course Cond.
4.14 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.57 ... VFM
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3.54 ... Pace of play
4.18 ... Hospitality.
4.11 ... Prac. Facil.
4.03 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

168 ratings & 97 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1605 out of 2162.

HIGHLY RATED - 95% would play again or recommend

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Highly Recommended 2018

What the club says: Set amidst 300 acres of some of the most picturesque countryside to be found in Suffolk, Stoke by Nayland Golf Club lives up to its founder, Devora Peake's description as the "Jewel in the Crown" of the family businesses. Established in 1972, the two 18-hole championship golf courses were created in a designated "Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty" and provide some of the finest golfing facilities in the East of England. The Club enjoys a superb reputation and is a regular venue for prestigious Pro-Ams, County, National and International Championships, and corporate golfing events. Stoke by Nayland's international profile has been raised by the worldwide television coverage of its prestigious PGA European Senior Tour events as well as the PGA Europro Tour.


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Reviewed Oct 19 2020 by Kyle C - rated 5 out of 5
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(Round played: Sep 2020 - Score: 85 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Oct 10 2020 by Andy D - rated 5 out of 5

Definitely worth playing

Played the courses several times, enjoyed them so much decided to join. 2 exceptional courses , both in great condition, both challenging as well. Par 71 and 72. Lots of ups and downs, scenic, water hazards all over the place. Challenging in a word.
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Reviewed Oct 3 2020 by Mark L - rated 4 out of 5

Stoke by Nayland

Went there for an overnight stay bed and breakfast evening meal and two rounds of golf which was good value for money. Both courses are very challenging which some great holes. The facility?s are great and the staff are very good. The greens in places could do with some attention and the courses need to be tidied up, specially the constable. Saying this it is a good facility and worth a visit.
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Reviewed Sep 28 2020 by Peter A - rated 5 out of 5

Two great courses, would recommend a buggy

Quite hilly but and challenging courses. The greens were in great condition. The courses were very busy but there was no official starter to keep tee off in order.
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Reviewed Sep 24 2020 by Mark L - rated 4 out of 5

Stoke by Nayland

Went there for an overnight stay bed and breakfast evening meal and two rounds of golf which was good value for money. Both courses are very challenging which some great holes. The facility?s are great and the staff are very good. The greens in places could do with some attention and the courses need to be tidied up, specially the constable. Saying this it is a good facility and worth a visit.
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Reviewed Sep 17 2020 by Craig P - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 16 2020 by Stephen K - rated 5 out of 5

Constable Course

Very tough course due to the hills, not for those poor on there feet unless you use a buggy. Greens were quite fast and difficult for most of our group to read. Would play again but definitely with a buggy next time.
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Reviewed Sep 15 2020 by Stephen K - rated 5 out of 5

Constable Course

Very tough course due to the hills, not for those poor on there feet unless you use a buggy. Greens were quite fast and difficult for most of our group to read. Would play again but definitely with a buggy next time.
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Reviewed Aug 15 2020 by Ricky V - rated 5 out of 5

fantastic course

Fantastic course will defiantly will going back and play both courses if the sun was out it would be out it have perfect

(Round played: Aug 2020 - Score: 95 Handicap: 27.6)
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Reviewed Aug 10 2020 by Danny S - rated 5 out of 5
(Round played: Jun 2020 - Score: 92 Handicap: 17.5)
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Reviewed Jul 23 2020 by Peter K - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 20 2020 by Brian D - rated 5 out of 5
1st time played this course
would i pay £50 to play here not really , but saying that the course was in great condition and the setting really picturesque
i was using an Open Fairways card so only paid 1/2 price

(Round played: Jul 2020 - Score: 104 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Jan 23 2020 by Daniel B - rated 2 out of 5
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Reviewed Jan 9 2020 by Jake S - rated 4 out of 5

Great course and 2 to play

Played Wednesday 8th January played the Gainsborough course. A little damp in places but expected after tenet rain fall, greens spot on and slick
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Reviewed Sep 16 2019 by Nick C - rated 5 out of 5

The best club around

Great clun great members - awesome courses
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Reviewed Sep 12 2019 by Graham H - rated 1 out of 5

Nice course - looked a bit tired

I've played here many times over the years and this is the first where I felt that the course was not at it's best. The greens had recently been spiked making putting a bit challenging - shame as it's normally a good afternoon out. Plus everyone was backed up so adding to the frustration.

(Round played: Jul 2019 - Score: 110 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Aug 28 2019 by Jason A - rated 4 out of 5

Great 9 holes

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Reviewed Jul 16 2019 by Mike R - rated 4 out of 5

Great Course

Good course and facilities. Overcrowded course meant a 5 hour round which did not help anybodies golf!! Excuse. Hotel is very good and the food is top quality.

(Round played: Jul 2019 - Score: 105 Handicap: 22)
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Reviewed Jul 16 2019 by Steve P - rated 5 out of 5

Excellent

Fantastic course and good value
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Reviewed May 13 2019 by Chris W - rated 4 out of 5
Is a fantastic course but also very tough track with a lot of hills so quite a trek.Greens were true and the fairways were in good condition.

(Round played: May 2019 - Score: 89 Handicap: )
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