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Formby Golf Club

Formby Golf Club Golf Road | Formby, Liverpool L37 1YH, England
+44 1704 872164
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Words can not do it justice

Well were to start. Four guys on a stag do with handicaps of around 11 get a wake up call. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Paul P
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Great course

Really enjoyed my first visit to the course. It is a nice mix of links and parkland. Staff in... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
Berdy2014
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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“dormy house” (4 reviews)
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Formby Golf Club Golf Road | Formby, Liverpool L37 1YH, England
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Well were to start. Four guys on a stag do with handicaps of around 11 get a wake up call. Lovely clubhouse really friendly staff amazing course. Even though course was far better than us we all enjoyed the beating we received. Every hole amazing...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my first visit to the course. It is a nice mix of links and parkland. Staff in clubhouse very friendly and welcoming. Will have to come back and play the course in summer

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Words cannot describe this golfer's paradise. There is no other course like it in the area. I discovered this course fairly recently and will not stop coming back. The clubhouse is classic, the dormy is a treat (yes, you can actually stay in the clubhouse!),...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

A real nice welcome from all members of the staff. Having played most the courses in the area over the past 20 years including Hillside this weekend we finally added Formby. The course is simply jaw dropping. A great challenge but fair. Many thanks to...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Would have given it a max rating, but I had booked the tee time (with deposit & promised caddie) as a single months earlier & there was no caddie available when I got there. I suspect that my caddie was given to the very slow...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

A course steeped in history .... a "Men's course" with a separate "Ladies Course" alongside. Ladies allowed an extra 5 shots on their handicap. Beautiful course, tough, challenging holes. Friendly pro shop team - excellent ladies range of clothing! Would love to return and do...More

Thank Jenny H
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Twelve of us entered the competition, the course was in excellent condition, even the bunkers - the steep sides ensured that the ball rolled into the centre, so could be extracted with a decent swing. The heather was another matter! - don't go in it....More

Thank V7888DLannb
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Arranged a trip to play the two courses at Formby and also Southport and Ainsdale. On the recommendation of a friend, we stayed in the Dormy House at the Golf Club. What a great decision. Although the rooms are not en-suite, there are plenty of...More

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

Visited Formby for long weekend in January with my best pal, everything from Julie and the team, the accomodation in the dormy and the golf was first class. We have played most of the Southport strip and this is the best by far. We will...More

3  Thank simonhanks
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Attended this golf club but a Christmas meal with a group. Beautifully cooked main course and well presented. Felt let down by the Christmas pudding though as it appeared to be a small upside down cupcake with toffee sauce over the top. Friends deserts much...More

1  Thank Pauline093
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lindadubuisson
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Response from Paul J |
Hi Linda, ride on buggies are available but can only be used by those golfers needing them an only then with the presentation of a doctors note. The terrain of the course just makes a wider use of buggies not possible... More
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