Tag: England

Patshull Park Hotel, Golf & Country Club Feature Review

Patshull Park is a beautfully presented parkland golf course on the Staffordshire/Shropshire border. Golfshake Ambassador Mel Davies had the chance to play this layout and shares his thoughts. read more ...


Tandridge Golf Club Feature Review

Tandridge Golf Club is sometimes unfairly overshadowed by other courses in Surrey, but this is a sublime, Highly Recommended venue. Golfshake Ambassador Matt Holbrook had the chance to visit and play this Harry Colt design. read more ...


The Warwickshire Golf & Country Club Feature Review

The Warwickshire Golf & Country Club features two 18-hole courses, The Earls and The Kings. Golfshake Member Kevin Heggie has visited this Highly Recommended venue and experienced what it has to offer, sharing his thoughts in this review. read more ...


Stoke Rochford Golf Club Feature Review

Stoke Rochford Golf Club is situated near the Lincolnshire town of Grantham, just off the A1. Golfshake Ambassador Matt Holbrook had the opportunity to experience this Highly Recommended venue for the first time and shares his thoughts. read more ...


Chichester Golf Club Feature Review

Chichester Golf Club is a large golf centre in Sussex, including two 18 holes courses, a par three layout, and crazy golf facilities. Will Trinkwon had the chance to play the Cathedral Course and shares his thoughts on the experience. read more ...


The Best Golf Experiences in the UK

In the 2019 Golfshake Course Survey, we asked for your feedback to identify the Best Golf Experiences in the UK, with hundreds of golfers sharing their favourites. Will Trinkwon has taken a closer look at the most popular responses. read more ...


Woodhall Spa Hotchkin Course Feature Review

Home of England Golf, Woodhall Spa in Lincolnshire is considered among the finest inland venues in the UK, its Hotchkin Course being frequently ranked with the best. Golfshake's Andrew Picken had the chance to play this renowned layout and shares his thoughts on the experience. read more ...


Olton Golf Club Feature Review

Olton is a private, mature parkland golf course founded in 1893 set in 95 acres near Birmingham Airport. Renowned for its condition and quality of greens, Golfshake Ambassador Mel Davies had the chance to play there and shares his thoughts. read more ...


Woodhall Spa Bracken Course Feature Review

The Bracken Course at Woodhall Spa is sometimes overshadowed by the revered Hotchkin Course that neighbours it, but Golfshake Ambassador Matt Holbrook discovered during his visit that this layout is an underappreciated gem. read more ...


Cavendish Golf Club Feature Review

Designed by Alister MacKenzie, Cavendish in Derbyshire is noted for its design similarities to Augusta National, rolling and undulating in nature. Golfshake Ambassador Rob Cross had the chance to play this Highly Recommended course and shares his thoughts. read more ...


The Best Women's British Open Venues on Golfshake

From legendary championship links courses to heathland classics and resort gems, the Women's British Open has been played at a rich variety of venues. We take a closer look at each of them, including the unique Golfshake reviews. read more ...


Bamburgh Castle Feature Review

Bamburgh Castle is one of the scenic golf courses in the UK, a clifftop layout that measures only 5,645 yards. Golfshake's Rob Treanor had the chance to stop by and experience this venue, which now ranks among his favourites. read more ...


Goswick Golf Club Feature Review

Goswick Links in the North East of England is a James Braid masterpiece that is an Open Qualifying Venue. Golfshake's Rob Treanor had the chance to play there and shares his glowing praise for the golf course. read more ...


Diss Golf Club Feature Review

Set just a very short drive from the main town of Diss on the Suffolk/Norfolk border, Diss Golf Club is a friendly venue welcoming visitors and societies alike to enjoy a excellent experience all year round. Golfshake's Matt Holbrook recently had the opportunity to visit. read more ...


Berkhamsted Showcases Upgraded Golf Course

The critically acclaimed Berkhamsted Golf Club has recently received an extensive revamp of its irrigation systems, the fruits of which can now be seen in a series of new photographs. read more ...


15 Must Play Golf Courses in the East of England

From top quality parkland layouts, to wonderfully idiosyncratic links courses, the East of England offers a rich variety for golfers. Will Trinkwon has picked our 15 of the best venues that should be on your must play lists. read more ...


Canterbury Golf Club Feature Review

Canterbury Golf Club is a parkland layout situated in the heart of Kent, Highly Recommended on Golfshake. We dispatched Andrew Picken to visit this venue and to discover what is behind the hype. read more ...


Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club Feature Review

Known as the club on the cliffs, Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club is perched high on the White Cliffs, halfway between Dover and Deal. Golfshake Ambassador Andrew Picken had the opportunity to experience this visually spectacular venue. read more ...


Whitehill Golf Club Feature Review

Whitehill Golf Club has received Highly Recommended status as rated by Golfshake members, achieving a whopping 100% approval rating. This outstanding record deserved further investigation so we sent Rob Treanor to play the course and find out more. read more ...


The Burstead Golf Club Feature Review

The Burstead is nestled away in the pretty Essex countryside and comes Highly Recommended by the Golfshake Community. We sent Rob Treanor to discover the formula for this success. read more ...


Aldwickbury Park Feature Review

Aldwickbury Park is situated in Hertfordshire and enjoys a spectacular 100% recommended rating from the Golfshake Community, based on over 200 reviews. We dispatched Rob Treanor to discover why this venue is so highly regarded read more ...


Ashridge Golf Club Feature Review

Ashridge Golf Club is a Highly Recommended venue on Golfshake, ranking highly for the quality of its layout. We dispatched Ambassador Rob Treanor to find out more about this extremely popular venue. read more ...


Silloth-on-Solway Feature Review

Silloth-on-Solway is tucked away in the North West of England, a traditional links course, which is Highly Recommended on Golfshake and is ranked among the Top 50 Value for Money UK Venues. Golfshake Ambassador Rob Cross played and reviewed it for us. read more ...


Ulverston Golf Club Feature Review

Ulvertson Golf Club sits within the Lake District, a spectacular location and course that was remodelled by the great H.S. Colt. Highly Recommended on Golfshake, we dispatched Ambassador Rob Cross to experience the venue for himself. read more ...


Hanbury Manor Feature Review

Hanbury Manor is a revered venue that has achieved Highly Recommended status on Golfshake, courtesy of ratings by everday golfers. We dispatched Golfshake Ambassador Rob Treanor to experience it for himself. read more ...


Hollywood Golf Club Feature Review

Hollywood Golf Club boasts a mature 18-hole, tree lined parkland course on the outskirts of south Birmingham, with easy access from the motorway network. Golfshake's Mel Davies has played and reviewed the venue for us. read more ...


20 of the Best Summer Twilight Rates of 2019

Play the greatest courses for less. Here are many of the best courses in the UK & Ireland - frequently ranked within the Top 100 in the British Isles - that have twilight rates on offer to visitors in 2019.  read more ...


Golfshake Rising Stars in the South East of England

A golfing hot spot if you are looking for somewhere new to play. We have delved into course reviews on Golfshake to identify venues that have increased significantly in popularity with reviewers, noting a rise in average rating in 2018 compared with 2016. Here are the Rising Stars in the South East of England. read more ...


Golfshake Rising Stars in the South West of England

The South West offers more than just golf. We have delved into course reviews on Golfshake to identify venues that have increased significantly in popularity with reviewers, noting a rise in average rating in 2018 compared with 2016. Here are the Rising Stars in the South West of England. read more ...


Golfshake Rising Stars in the South of England

This is the UKs most populated area for golf courses. We have delved into course reviews on Golfshake to identify venues that have increased significantly in popularity with reviewers, noting a rise in average rating in 2018 compared with 2016. Here are the Rising Stars in the South of England. read more ...


Golfshake Rising Stars in the East Midlands

The East Midlands offers quality and variety as a golfing destination. We have delved into course reviews on Golfshake to identify venues that have increased significantly in popularity with reviewers, noting a rise in average rating in 2018 compared with 2016. Here are the Rising Stars for the East Midlands. read more ...


Golfshake Rising Stars in the West Midlands

Ever thought about a round in the West Midlands? We have delved into course reviews on Golfshake to identify venues that have increased significantly in popularity with reviewers, noting a rise in average rating in 2018 compared with 2016. read more ...


Golfshake Rising Stars in the East of England

The East of England is know for more than just golf.  But here we have delved into course reviews on Golfshake to identify venues that have increased significantly in popularity with reviewers, noting a rise in average rating in 2018 compared with 2016. read more ...


Golfshake Rising Stars in the North of England

We have delved into course reviews on Golfshake to identify venues that have increased significantly in popularity with reviewers, noting a rise in average rating in 2018 compared with 2016. Here are the Rising Stars for the North of England. read more ...


40 of the Best UK Courses to Play in 2019

We bring together 40 of the Best UK Feature Reviews on Golfshake, all published within the last year, packed with information and opinions, which should be helpful when it comes to identifying worthwhile places to visit across the United Kingdom in 2019. read more ...


Burnham and Berrow Continues Rise in Golf Course Rankings

Burnham and Berrow has continued to rise through the rankings as its Championship Course's lofty reputation was recognised in the latest Top 100 Golf Courses in the UK & Ireland Ranking from Golf Monthly, with the venue in the South West of England ascending into the Top 30. read more ...


Dust off the Golf Clubs and Play Burnham and Berrow this Winter

If you need an excuse to dust off the golf clubs in winter, Burnham and Berrow has revealed a series of winter packages and on-site accomodation that should attract keen golfers to the South West of England. read more ...


Top 35 Reviewed South of England Venues on Golfshake in 2018

We have collated independent courses reviews submitted by Golfshake Members to identify Overall Top 40 Reviewed Venues in the South and South West of England for 2018, with at least ten ratings, reflecting the expectations of everyday golfers. read more ...


Top 40 Reviewed East of England Venues on Golfshake in 2018

We have collated independent courses reviews submitted by Golfshake Members to identify Overall Top 40 Reviewed Venues in the East and South East of England for 2018, with at least ten ratings, reflecting the expectations of everyday golfers. read more ...


Top 60 Reviewed North of England Venues on Golfshake in 2018

We have collated independent courses reviews submitted by Golfshake Members to identify Overall Top 60 Reviewed Venues in the North of England for 2018, with at least ten ratings, reflecting the expectations of everyday golfers. read more ...


20 of the Best 2018 Top Rated Value for Money Courses in the South

We have delved into reviews submitted on Golfshake during the past 18 months to discover which venues rated most highly for Value For Money. Here are the top rated across the South of England. read more ...


20 of the Best 2018 Top Rated Courses in the East for Course Conditions

We have delved into reviews submitted on Golfshake during the past 18 months to discover which venues rated most highly for Course Conditions. Here are the top rated across the East of England. read more ...


20 of the Best 2018 Top Rated Courses in the North for Club Facilities

We have delved into reviews submitted on Golfshake during the past 18 months to discover which rated most highly for Club & Facilities. Here are the top rated across the North of England. read more ...


Alwoodley Golf Club Feature Review

Golfshake Ambassador Andrew Picken is a huge fan of legendary golf course designer Dr Alister MacKenzie. Andrew relished the chance to experience his first creation at Alwoodley Golf Club, among the finest layouts to be found in Yorkshire. read more ...


20 of the Best 2018 Top Rated Course Layouts in the West Midlands

We have delved into reviews submitted on Golfshake during the past 18 months to discover which venues ranked most highly for Course Layout. Here are the top rated in the West Midlands. read more ...


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