Bentley Golf Club

Price Guide: ££££ | HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Bentley Golf Club, Essex is an 18 hole, par 72 (6703 yard), private, parkland golf course designed by Alex Swan in 1972

Contact Information

Ongar Road, Pilgrims Hatch, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 9SS United Kingdom

Tel: 01277 373179

Golf Pro: Nick Garrett | Tel: 01277 373179

Website: http://www.bentleygolfclub.com/course.html
 

Tee Time Information

  • Midweek Guide: £28.50 per round *
  • Weekend Guide: £35.00 per round after 1pm *

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

Course Information:
18 holes | Par 72 | 6703 yards | Private | Parkland

Buggy HireGolf shop Changing roomsClubhouse BarFood Function Room Hire Handicap required

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

Restrictions: Maximum Handicap 36


Bentley Golf Club Reviews & Information


Golfshake Rating

  4.43

Golfshake Golf Course Rating from 89
Average Ratings
4.19 ... Overall Rating
4.33 ... The Course
4.07 ... Course Cond.
3.85 ... Facilities/Serv.
3.97 ... VFM
Addtional Ratings
3.82 ... Pace of play
3.97 ... Hospitality.
3.27 ... Prac. Facil.
3.80 ... Food + Drink
Reviews

89 ratings & 69 reviews on Golfshake. Ranked 462 out of 2122.

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What the club says: Bentley Golf Club was established in 1972 and was designed by Alex Swan who has worked on a number of outstanding courses in the eastern region. The Course has attained a silver ranking in the HSBC Regional Course Rankings. The course is laid out over an undulating terrain that has a wealth of mature, mixed species trees with many water features. The golf course extends to 6,703 yards (par 72) from the white tees and comprises four par 3's, ten par 4's and four par 5's.


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Reviewed Aug 20 2019 by Allan M - rated 2 out of 5

Needs attention and policing

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Reviewed Aug 18 2019 by Jim I - rated 4 out of 5

Great spot

Attractive course with plenty of challenges, in great condition. Subtle green slopes to catch you out. Some greens a bit spongey after heavy downpour but greens and tee boxes both well looked after. Will no doubt have benefited from rains after a number of hot weeks. New clubhouse, apparently good food. Twilight price good.

(Round played: Aug 2019 - Score: 99 Handicap: 23.2)
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Reviewed Aug 18 2019 by Glenn A - rated 3 out of 5

Worthwhile a visit. Tight drives and a course you have to think your w

A good course you are a straight player. There is very little margin of error off the tees. Well thought out course.

(Round played: Aug 2019 - Score: 98 Handicap: 18.4)
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Reviewed Aug 17 2019 by Keith G - rated 5 out of 5

Excellent course very well presented

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Reviewed Aug 12 2019 by Barry E - rated 4 out of 5
Greens superb, rolled out well. Quite narrows in places. Only slight downside was a few holes were packed together tightly. Good value £22 after 3pm on a Sunday (bit busy because of people taking advantage of this - typically £45 a round).

(Round played: Aug 2019 - Score: 87 Handicap: 12.7)
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Reviewed Jul 31 2019 by Mahendra P - rated 5 out of 5

AWESOME

Must play course fabulous greens, fairways and some stunning holes
Definitely coming back
Staff, members, food, drinks - Fantastic!!!
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Reviewed Jul 27 2019 by Billy F - rated 5 out of 5

Good nick

Lovely condition and challenging course.
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Reviewed Jul 15 2019 by Ted B - rated 4 out of 5

IPAPGS

Nice day, course playing great. Firm, fast greens mean you have to plot your way around. Food was excellent

(Round played: Jul 2019 - Score: 85 Handicap: 12.2)
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Reviewed Jul 11 2019 by Antony B - rated 5 out of 5

Great course and nice clubhouse

Well worth a visit. Course in great condition, greens, fairways & bunkers. Nicely laid out with some challenging and thought provoking holes. Look forward to going back

(Round played: Jul 2019 - Score: 94 Handicap: 18.2)
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Reviewed Jun 26 2019 by Michael H - rated 5 out of 5
Course in fantastic shape, can't fault it at this time of year. Even with heavy downpours overnight there was no sign of water and greens were rolling nicely.

(Round played: Jun 2019 - Score: 87 Handicap: 11.5)
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Reviewed Mar 20 2019 by Alfie B - rated 3 out of 5
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Reviewed Jan 7 2019 by Terry S - rated 4 out of 5
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Reviewed Nov 24 2018 by Paul W - rated 3 out of 5

Nice course

This is a good challenge and it's a good layout with interesting holes all the way round. The greens were very quick, which was impressive for the time of year.
Disappointed that we weren't told in advance that the majority of holes would be off temp tees. Think this is their winter policy as I imaging the place can be boggy when it's been raining a lot. But it hadn't rained that much and we had to walk passed a lot of very playable tee boxes.

The clubhouse is virtually brand new and is impressive. However, they haven't connected the changing rooms to it which was a bit of a mystery as to why not.
The welcome was warm and the food was good.

(Round played: Nov 2018 - Score: 94 Handicap: 13.5)
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Reviewed Nov 14 2018 by Carl H - rated 5 out of 5

Great course

Great course, played start of November and greens were running smooth and pure!! Only minor faukt was upon enquiring pro shop didn?t tell us we would be off winter tees which were in an awful state, full of stones. Aside from that will definately return and look forward to playing this in the summer.
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Reviewed Sep 17 2018 by Jason L - rated 5 out of 5
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Reviewed Sep 13 2018 by Paul S - rated 4 out of 5

Thinking golfers course

Great course which isn’t very long but needs some accurate shots and requires good course management. Greens were in good condition.

(Round played: Sep 2018 - Score: 90 Handicap: 17.5)
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Reviewed Jul 31 2018 by Antony B - rated 4 out of 5

Nice course & club house

Course and greens in good condition. Tight fairways and close together - don't want to stray too far. Clubhouse staff very friendly. Would definately return

(Round played: Jul 2018 - Score: 92 Handicap: 16.9)
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Reviewed Jul 22 2018 by Jon B - rated 4 out of 5

Very nice indeed

Challenging if your not straight although lost balls are rare. Great condition all round. Greens are all true.
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Reviewed Jul 8 2018 by Julien Y - rated 4 out of 5

Great course

Great course, although we get quite dry condition as it had not rained for a while. Some very memorable holes.

(Round played: Jul 2018 - Score: 96 Handicap: )
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Reviewed Jun 27 2018 by Keith Durham - rated 2 out of 5

average

average golf course no more, nice welcome though in the pro shop
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