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Budock Vean Golf Course

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A good golf course...not St Andrews but enough to challenge any golfer....

A good walk...but not spoiled....enjoy the trees and other greenery and the teeing positions... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Mike R
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Hythe, United Kingdom
9 Beautiful holes to play, a parkland course you can play twice a day

We love to play this course after breakfast and in the evening. The distances are not the problem... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Karl Heinz H
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Hamburg, Germany
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Originally designed by five times Open Winner, James Braid, this challenging 9 hole/18 tee golf course is set in mature parkland with the first tee a few paces from the hotel's golf bag room. The seventh on this interesting course was until recently...more
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Helford Passage | Budock Vean Hotel, Falmouth TR11 5LG, England
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

A good walk...but not spoiled....enjoy the trees and other greenery and the teeing positions, greens are not fast but undulating.....I played a couple of times......and you can join up with other players....

Thank Mike R
BudockVeanHotel, Manager at Budock Vean Golf Course, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thanks for your review of the golf course Mike, glad you had chance to get a few rounds in while you were here.

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We love to play this course after breakfast and in the evening. The distances are not the problem, it s the greens and the the little hilly design.

Thank Karl Heinz H
Reviewed 30 April 2017

A challenging golf course with 18 tees and 9 holes. The course was immaculate and much hard work had been put into maintaining the fairways and greens. Well run by Tony.

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Nicely laid out course with plenty of challenges and interesting holes. We played in December so course was not at its best in winter conditions.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 March 2017

A 9 hole course where you can play 18 holes as there are two lots of tee points. One of the longest par 5's in Cornwall & the 5th par hole is extremely difficult to get a par.

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Nice course, beautiful views over the Helford River, quite hilly but very well kept fairways and greens. Good clubhouse.

Thank Edi P
Reviewed 19 October 2016

that hotels with standards like this are disappearing from the English scene. We have enjoyed excellent meals in the dining room twice this year and look forward to the next visit. The extensive grounds and golf course, walks to the foreshore of Port Navas Creek...More

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Played here a few times with my 10 year old daughter as we had taken our clubs with us on holiday and were staying at the hotel. Well managed course with some interesting holes! Tony who runs the golf shop is lovely and took us...More

Thank donny34
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is a challenging well kept course in beautiful grounds and surrounding countryside. Very popular and you are advised to book before arriving.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 26 February 2016

The Budock Vean Golf course is excellent for practice purposes with an extremely long par 5 for the 7th hole & the 5th hole is one of the most difficult par 4 holes in Cornwall.

Thank amstrads7
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