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Cricket St Thomas Golf Club

Course Information

Cricket St Thomas Golf Club, formely known as Windwhistle Golf Club, in Somerset, is an 18 hole, par 70 (5969 yard), private, parkland golf course originally designed by J. H. Taylor in 1932.

18 holes | Par 70 | 5969 yards | Private | Parkland

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


Tee Time Information

Midweek Guide: £26.00 per round *

Weekend Guide: £32.00 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
  • 7 Day Membership Available

Contact Information

Address: , Cricket St Thomas, Chard, Somerset, TA20 4DG United Kingdom

Tel: 01460 30231

Golf Pro: Paul Fiddes | Tel: 01460 30231

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

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Cricket St Thomas Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  3.69

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 34
Average Ratings
3.82 ... Overall Rating
3.76 ... The Course
3.92 ... Course Cond.
4.09 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.79 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.77 ... Pace of play
3.92 ... Hospitality.
3.50 ... Prac. Facil.
4.08 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

34 ratings & 21 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 1735 out of 2170.

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Reviewed Jun 3 2014 by Bennett/Kent - rated 1 out of 5
Played this course on 1st June and found it to be very poor value for money. The rough "first cut" was very long, so if ball strayed off fairway it was very difficult to find. The grass on teeing surfaces was also too long and in need of cutting. Also there were no markers for "blind" tee shots or longer par 5's. Not an enjoyable experience!!
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Reviewed Sep 18 2017 by Paul M - rated 2 out of 5

Short course with good views

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Reviewed Aug 24 2019 by Alain B - rated 3 out of 5

Good Basic Course, Play for a discounted rate and it's good value

Course is well manicured but with no irrigation, so it's at the mercy of the weather. The greens were in very good condition but are very small and not very receptive, so be prepared to run shots in. Some areas of the fairway were a little bare. There are a number of challenging holes where danger may lurk unhidden and ball may roll into, so consider this before taking a driver off the tee (which as it is a short course, is often not required). The clubhouse was refurbished over last few years and offers good facilities (there was a bit of a lack of staff on this occasion, but this is exception). Two of our society members rented electric trollies (specifically stating they needed them to last 36 holes), but only one did so, the other giving up on hole 11 (just on starting the main hilly section of the course). If you can play on a twighlight or discounted deal, it is good value and you could do worse than play a round here.

(Round played: Aug 2019 - Score: 86 Handicap: 13.4)
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Reviewed Apr 4 2019 by Gareth E - rated 3 out of 5
Generally the course is in better condition than it was today, but I believe they were preparing it for the Spring/Summer season. They are working hard to improve tees and fairways though, and as it matures in to the changes it will be great.

(Round played: Apr 2019 - Score: 76 Handicap: 9.7)
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Reviewed Oct 2 2018 by Andy R - rated 3 out of 5

Nice course worth a visit

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Reviewed Jun 4 2018 by Gareth E - rated 3 out of 5

Well maintained, although recent price rise makes it less attractive

The new owners have put a lot into improving the course and it is in great condition - greens are pretty consistent, fairways are lovely, and the couple of new tees are well positioned and establishing themselves quickly.
Was caught out by the price rise though, with a weekend twilight round now 30% more than it was last year. Love the course but it is not quite worth the new price.
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Reviewed Aug 13 2016 by Alain B - rated 3 out of 5
Very small greens and no sprinlker/irrigation system means course is hard as rock with unreceptive greens in summer; excellent clubhouse and friendly staff though....

(Round played: Aug 2016 - Score: 91 Handicap: 15.1)
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Reviewed Feb 25 2015 by Paul M - rated 3 out of 5


(Round played: Aug 2014 - Score: 102 Handicap: 20.3)
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Reviewed Nov 20 2014 by Mathew L - rated 3 out of 5


(Round played: Nov 2014 - Score: 82 Handicap: 15.1)
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Reviewed Jul 12 2010 by Richard B - rated 3 out of 5
Some repair work to 4/5 greens hit by bad winter weather whilst the other greens very true. Club seems to be busy with many competitions so visitors beware when booking tees!
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Reviewed Jul 5 2010 by Steve T - rated 3 out of 5
Some of the new holes were a little ropey, but the more mature holes were good. Friendly.
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Reviewed Oct 18 2020 by Mark S - rated 4 out of 5
Still playing lovely and well maintained. Always a test to play at Cst with tight sloping fairways and small greens.

(Round played: Oct 2020 - Score: 78 Handicap: 11.1)
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Reviewed Jun 3 2020 by Steve A - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Mar 20 2019 by Steve A - rated 4 out of 5
Good course, wonderful views over the Somerset countryside.
Great clubhouse.
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Reviewed Oct 2 2018 by Honiton - rated 4 out of 5

First time

Hi recently started playing golf again after about 8 years away, thought the course was fantastic really enjoyed it , stunning views & wildlife couldn’t fault it so I’ve decided to join
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Reviewed Aug 28 2018 by Steve A - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jun 23 2018 by Clive H - rated 4 out of 5

Challenging

Tight fairways, fast greens lovely vista. Well worth a visit supported by friendly staff, thanks for a great day
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Reviewed Feb 13 2018 by Steve A - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Jul 19 2017 by Ian B - rated 4 out of 5

Good value

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Reviewed Jan 5 2017 by Philip C - rated 4 out of 5
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