Theale Golf Club

Price Guide: £££££ | HIGHLY RECOMMENDED   Book Tee Times 

An 18 hole, gently undulating, parkland course set in the Berkshire countryside. The club also offers a driving range, a short game practice area & a warm friendly welcome in the clubhouse.

Contact Information

North Street, Theale, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5EX United Kingdom

Tel: 0118 930 5331

Golf Pro: Nick Mitchell

Website: https://www.thealegolf.com/
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £20.00 - £26.00 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £26.00 - £35.00 per round *

Book online: with Teeofftimes.co.uk

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

Course Information:
18 holes | Par 71 | 5888 yards | Private | Parkland

Driving rangeGolf club hireBuggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire

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Visitors: Visitors welcome

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

Restrictions: Maximum Handicap No Restriction


Theale Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  3.83

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 79
Average Ratings
3.24 ... Overall Rating
3.26 ... The Course
4.23 ... Course Cond.
3.18 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.32 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
4.50 ... Pace of play
4.62 ... Hospitality.
3.92 ... Prac. Facil.
3.92 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

79 ratings & 56 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1606 out of 2122.

HIGHLY RATED - 95% would play again or recommend

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What the club says: Theale Golf Course, designed and constructed by owner Mike Lowe, was founded in 1996. Set in 150 acres in the Berkshire countryside, this young, yet quickly established 18 hole golf course offers an interesting and enjoyable game for golfers of all abilities.

Although gently undulating, this parkland course is deceptively challenging. Holes varying in length from 154 yards to 519 yards (off the yellow tees), and numerous hazards in between ensures a game at Theale Golf Club remains interesting throughout.

The doglegs demand precise drives (such as the 14th – if you clear the water hazard you may be in with a birdie chance) and par 3’s guarded by water or sand traps (such as 6th and 13th respectively) form quality tests of golf.

Water is featured on nine holes and approximately 60 bunkers of varying shapes and sizes ensure your skills continually are tested.

The elevated tees on the 11th (yellow and white tee) and the 13th (white tee) both provide panoramic views over the attractive course.

All tees are sand based. Summer tees and greens are playable all year round.

The course boasts exceptional drainage making Theale Golf Club one of the few courses in the area that is playable throughout most weather conditions.

With the 9th and 18th both finishing close to the clubhouse, you can enjoy a short stroll to our friendly bar for a refuel or a relaxing wind down.


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Reviewed Sep 14 2019 by Justin W - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Aug 6 2019 by Nick P - rated 5 out of 5

Excellent course, great condition definitely worth playing

Very nice mix of holes to challenge all range of golfers, welcoming clubhouse and facilities. Course in great condition.
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Reviewed Apr 27 2019 by Christine B - rated 3 out of 5

Lovely Course

hidden course, groundsmen very out keeping it in good shape. Lots of wild life to see also. got lost a couple of times going between holes but groundsmen very helpful. will definitely go there again

(Round played: Apr 2019 - Score: 121 Handicap: 35.4)
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Reviewed Sep 13 2018 by - rated 4 out of 5
Theale has come along incredibly well over the last few years the green keepers have done an excellent job with the greens and clearing away lots of old bushes and over grown rough areas. This has helped to speed up play and allow air to circulate around the course more and also give more visibility. If you haven’t played there recently I would recommend another visit
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Reviewed Sep 4 2018 by - rated 4 out of 5
Much improved since last visit, now well worth a knock
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Reviewed Aug 31 2018 by Reading - rated 5 out of 5

Great place.

Friendly staff and atmosphere in clubhouse, sociable members which is great, lovely course with great greens, driving range and practice areas,
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Reviewed Aug 30 2018 by Mark - rated 5 out of 5
Great course, friendly club and the best view for a drink in Theale! It\'s a great place to develop your golf with competition groups being drawn so you get to play with a variety of golfers, this improved my game immensely. Can do pay and play but if playing regularly being a member has more benefits imho.
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Reviewed Aug 30 2018 by Squirrel, Reading - rated 5 out of 5

Anon

Course is greatly improved by the dedicated groundsmen. A lot of work has gone into clearing scrub and tidying and it is now a very pleasant outlook. Greens are playing well and have been looked after well, especially after the very dry weather.
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Reviewed Aug 30 2018 by Dumfries - rated 5 out of 5

Great

Played there many times & it’s getting bettter & bettter each year. Friendly atmosphere good club house always made welcome. Great course.
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Reviewed Aug 22 2018 by Reading - rated 5 out of 5

Richard simkin

Great day out Coures in very good condition in line with the summer we are having with excellent greens to top it Richard
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Reviewed Jun 6 2018 by - rated 4 out of 5
Played Theale 5/6 years ago and it was terrible but now they have certainly sorted things out. Greens running true, fairways well kept, bunkers still a bit iffy. Just need to learn to hit a fade for some of the holes.
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Reviewed May 21 2018 by Francesco D - rated 4 out of 5

Good course

The general conditions of the course were very good and the greens were excellent,
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Reviewed Aug 21 2017 by David S - rated 5 out of 5

Lovely course, worth a visit

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Reviewed Jun 12 2017 by Anon - rated 3 out of 5
As someone picking up clubs for the 1st time in 14 months I joined a couple of members at the weekend and have to say the old reviews are no longer true. Wentworth it is not BUT all the basics were there\\tee\'s - a couple were a bit ropey but on the whole OK\Fairways - well defined with a bit of clover here and there\Greens - not fast but pretty true\Bunkers - probably the weakness of the course\\And as a couple of members I spoke to said, who knew that if you looked after the course people will come. Probably going to join in the next few weeks\\Why 3 stars, because a lot of course are over rated for what they are. If they keep going on the work, 4 stars is possible.
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Reviewed Apr 23 2017 by Stuart A - rated 3 out of 5

Course is ok members and staff are very friendly

(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 85 Handicap: 17.9)
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Reviewed Apr 2 2017 by Michael C - rated 4 out of 5
The course has improved greatly following a lot of work by the Grounds team our the winter months

(Round played: Mar 2017 - Score: 109 Handicap: 27.9)
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Reviewed Jan 14 2017 by Lee B - rated 5 out of 5
Love playing here. Lovely testing course. There doing a lot of work on the course very warm friendly welcome always
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Reviewed Sep 12 2016 by Stuart A - rated 3 out of 5
Friendly staff and members. Good practice areas
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Reviewed Aug 26 2016 by Michael C - rated 4 out of 5
A lot of work has been done on the course to bring it to a high standard in recent months. A challenging course albeit it looks easy at first glance

(Round played: Aug 2016 - Score: 96 Handicap: 27.4)
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Reviewed Aug 13 2016 by Barry J - rated 4 out of 5
Green and fairways play well. Green are tight due to be protected by trees. Not busy so can enjoy a peaceful round.
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