Wakefield Golf Club

Price Guide: ££££ | HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Wakefield Golf Club, West Yorkshire is is an 18 hole, par 72 (6663 yard), private, parkland golf course established in 1891.

Contact Information

28 Woodthorpe Lane, Sandal, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 6JH United Kingdom

Tel: 01924 258778

Golf Pro: David Mansell

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

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £32.00 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £40.00 per round *

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

 

View more West Yorkshire Golf Clubs


Wakefield Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.3

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 32
Average Ratings
4.30 ... Overall Rating
4.41 ... The Course
4.33 ... Course Cond.
4.28 ... Facilities/Serv.
4.16 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
4.00 ... Pace of play
4.00 ... Hospitality.
4.00 ... Prac. Facil.
3.67 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

32 ratings & 21 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 605 out of 1971.

HIGHLY RATED - 100% would play again or recommend

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



What the club says: Each hole is very individual offering challenges to golfers of all abilities.

Whilst many fairways are tree lined you are unlikely to lose your ball if you stray into them as the grass is kept short. Greens have true putting surfaces playable all year round.

The two loops of nine holes each start and return to the clubhouse and numerous points on the course allow you views over Wakefield and the surrounding countryside.


Golf Course Reviews for Wakefield Golf Club

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 Oct 29 2017 by Peter S - rated 3 out of 5
Long course....found it hard, conditions werent the best but playable.

Greens were not in the best shape

(Round played: Jul 2017 - Score: 136 Handicap: 23.2)
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 4 2017 by Keith B - rated 5 out of 5

brilliant

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 Aug 1 2017 by Mark P - rated 5 out of 5
Very nice course. Look forward to playing it again. .

(Round played: Jul 2017 - Score: 109 Handicap: 21.4)
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

Reviewed May 27 2017 by Michael B - rated 5 out of 5
Excellent course in very good condition. Really enjoyed the par 3`s which were very playable, loved the 2nd hole as it was deceptively difficult to work out the yardage. The tee shot on 5 is very tricky for a player that likes to draw the ball and there are a few water hazards which can easily catch you out, particularly the approach to the 6th green.

(Round played: Apr 2017 - Score: 103 Handicap: 28)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Feb 26 2017 by Eric D - rated 5 out of 5
very nice course chopped too many trees down
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Golfbreaks.com
Reviewed Oct 29 2016 by David P - rated 5 out of 5

I had the privilege of playing as a guest of a friend who is a member.
Previously I have only played at council run courses, which are of a really good standard, however when you play at a facility like this, the step up in grounds keeping is really noticeable. The fairways are cut really low and the greens are like snooker tables! Fantastic course, really warm welcome - can't wait to go back!

(Round played: Oct 2016 - Score: 107 Handicap: 28)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Aug 19 2016 by Philip H - rated 5 out of 5

Course in excellent condition. A pleasure to play it

(Round played: Aug 2016 - Score: 105 Handicap: 25.5)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jul 7 2016 by Eric D - rated 5 out of 5
nice course no good deals
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jul 4 2016 by Graham F - rated 5 out of 5
Very nice, This must be the best golf course within the Wakefield
area, the greens were very good fast and true, the fairways were also prill.
Played in a knock out and won, so yes i would say it was good but it is.
(Round played: Jul 2016 - Score: 88 Handicap: 13)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jun 22 2016 by Paul O - rated 4 out of 5
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Advertisement

 

Reviewed May 19 2016 by Philip H - rated 5 out of 5

Course in excellent condition. A delight to play

(Round played: May 2016 - Score: 94 Handicap: 26.2)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Aug 21 2015 by Doug P - rated 4 out of 5
Course was in very good condition with greens that were reasonably quick. My only complaint was that the sand in some of the bunkers was very compacted making splash shots nigh on impossible, certainly for higher handicap players.

The course is reasonable test and whilst not the longest around, it does require you to think your way around.

(Round played: Aug 2015 - Score: 106 Handicap: 28)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed May 17 2015 by John H - rated 4 out of 5
Greens playing quick and running true, tees and fairways spot on

(Round played: May 2015 - Score: 92 Handicap: 16)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Sep 16 2014 by JTB - Bradford - rated 5 out of 5
Played the course on a Rabbits Open in September.
One of the best courses I've played. Challenging, varied holes, tough par 5's, fantastically lush fairways and deep, fluffy rough.
The greens were recently dressed so the sand made them quite slow and difficult to read but that's a timing issue rather than a condition issue.
I would play there again in a hearbeat.
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Sep 8 2014 by Duncan S - rated 5 out of 5
Great track and in top condition. Greens are excellent and course very enjoyable.

(Round played: Sep 2014 - Score: 84 Handicap: )
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jul 28 2014 by Richard G - rated 4 out of 5
A good course, well kept and not a tough walk. The greens were very well kept but could have done with utilising the sprinkler system a bit more. You don't expect to have to drop a ball 20yds short of a green to make it stay on when playing a parkland.

(Round played: Jul 2014 - Score: 84 Handicap: 12.1)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jun 9 2014 by Paul F - rated 4 out of 5
Some tight fairways and trees make this a challenging course but none the less, very enjoyable. Staff and members welcoming

(Round played: Jun 2014 - Score: 104 Handicap: 22.7)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed Jun 8 2014 by Martin W - rated 4 out of 5
Fairly flat course, rough isn't rough at all. Rough is kept relatively short and there are alot of parallel fairways to land on if you go past the intervening trees. Plenty of sandy bunkers.
Friendly club. Couldn't see any road signs pointing to club though.

(Round played: Jun 2014 - Score: 117 Handicap: 25.1)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Reviewed May 28 2014 by Paul B - rated 5 out of 5
Fantastic track with some holes that really make you think. Great condition. Easy to walk. Greens not quite bedded in yet but it is early - still not bad at all though. Very friendly in clubhouse. Well worth a visit.

(Round played: May 2014 - Score: 94 Handicap: 17.8)
View more
Course (layout/challlenge)
Facilities/Service
Value for Money

    

Click to notify: Spam, Abuse, Inaccurate

Showing reviews 1-20 of 21 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

Tee Time Search Tool

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

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.

Travel Deals Newsletter

Save up to 50% on golf breaks & tee times!

Join Today »

Course Information:
18 holes | Par 72 | 6663 yards | Private | Parkland

Golf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Handicap required

  • Societies Accepted to Play
  • Society Deals Available

Nearby

Waterton Park Golf Club
from 104 reviews
Distance 1.40 miles
City of Wakefield Golf Club
from 127 reviews
Distance 2.11 miles
Woolley Park Golf Club
from 117 reviews
Distance 2.63 miles


Northern Ireland

Scroll to top