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Golf Society

Close House is nothing short of amazing. The staff are all brilliant food fantastic and the rooms... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gareth T
via mobile

This place is amazing, staff so friendly and helpful and the food was delicious. The grounds are so... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Lisa H
via mobile
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Close House is the home of the world's only Lee Westwood golf courses. With two 18 hole golf courses, one of which is in the top 100 in England. Whether it is a welcome break to escape the pressures of modern living, a reward for staff, a business...more
Heddon-on-the-Wall NE15 0HT, England
+44 1661 852255
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We booked to stay overnight and play golf on way back from Scotland , Fabulous Bedroom and great service , the club house "the 19" serves really great food, drinks are a bit pricey (to be expected )but the fact that Alan shearer and pro...More

3  Thank 612francof
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Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

On arriving the place was lively nice staff lovely setting etc. But as time went on it was all begging to unfold grumpy bar staff hostile reception an the course was boggy so much so I had to change footwear half way round. We were...More

5  Thank qwertyuuikbbbjjjj
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Played both the Filly and the Colt course and stayed on site in the Berkshire suite. The suite was fantastic! luxury really, two large double rooms both with en-suites. The Filly Course (awful, there is a better muni round the corner from me) not even...More

2  Thank Sam C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Close House is nothing short of amazing. The staff are all brilliant food fantastic and the rooms are just magical. As for the golf the Fily course if very good and relatively flat but a lot of interesting features and greens very good. The Colt...More

Thank Gareth T
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing, staff so friendly and helpful and the food was delicious. The grounds are so picturesque and well kept.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I played the Colt course in the Close house this weekend with family and friends. It is a challenging course, no doubt about it but also there are many risk rewarding holes. It is a very hilly course, not many flat surfaces, I comfortably got...More

2  Thank malathis440
Reviewed 21 July 2018

A friend and myself played the Colt course today and found it a formidable test of my golfing ability, I am a 19 handicap player and I have to say it was way past my standard. If you are young and fit walking the course...More

1  Thank robert s
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

20 lads been for 4 days 3 nights weather been ok after 65mph winds on Thursday when we landed. Then been fine not got wet bonus played the Colts course on Thursday and friday probably the best I've played for toughness and attention to detail...More

1  Thank Gary I
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Cashed in our vouchers and played the Filly course today! Lovely setting, excellent conditions, friendly staff and beautiful weather.

1  Thank Pin0610
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Close House restaurant is set in idyllic surroundings and well worth a visit to explore the grounds. However the food served is over priced and a bit disappointing . I ordered the beef Sunday lunch and although the beef was plentiful and delicious the vegetables...More

2  Thank Brenda L
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We stayed in the courtyard and were pleasantly surprised on arrival. I had heard the rooms were nice but they were far better. This should be 5 stars... Food was nice. Only bad point was inexperienced waitress who dropped food while serving and just left...More

Thank scarfy37
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wonderful accomodation and very well maintained golf courses.The rastaurant is in the clubhouse,but that is no drawback.The food and attention was very good.

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14 October 2018|
Response from Gary I | Reviewed this property |
Virtually anything respectable very relaxing great staff what a place 10 out 10 for everything enjoy. Trainer's ok decent jeans no tears in thou