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Stunning Golf Course and friendly atmosphere - a real gem

My 16 year old son and I played the course on a sunny evening in late August. The course is short... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bob W
Edinburgh Eagles Visit

What a fantastic experience. From the friendly welcome when we arrived, delicious bar meals and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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"I imagine that the golfer's eye must be more often taken off the ball at Bamburgh than any other course" wrote Bernard Darwin in his 1920s book Golf on the LNER, "the view is so compellingly beautiful that we really have to look at it, no matter...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
40 The Wynding, Bamburgh NE69 7DE, England
+44 1668 214321
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 16 year old son and I played the course on a sunny evening in late August. The course is short but very interesting and the views are magnificent of Bamburgh Castle, Holy Island, and the hills beyond. There is a nice relaxed atmosphere at...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic experience. From the friendly welcome when we arrived, delicious bar meals and tasty cakes. On to the golf. What a great course. No two holes the same. We had all played Ganton the day before and this was comparable and in some...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent Golf course Spectacular views lovely Club house with fantastic staff a must for all Golfers who play in this area

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I played this course on a Tuesday afternoon at 4.00pm when green fees are at their lowest. It was millionaires golf with hardly a soul to be seen. Many of the holes are not long but don't be fooled, this course is no push over....More

Thank nauntongolfer
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We come to Bamburgh each winter to play our annual tournament. It is over an hour’s drive away from Durham, but I’d walk there if I had to. The drive down from the A1 is a little precarious, but as soon as you drive up,...More

1  Thank collavfc
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Played this golf course last Sunday. Great Clifftop/Seaside course. I started off at a flyer with 3 pars and 2 bogies on the first five holes playing off a handicap of 23. Don't be fooled, this course bites back. I said to my playing partner,...More

1  Thank davidneil
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Visited yesterday and just loved this club. Greeted warmly by Wendy on arrival who produced delicious crab sandwiches for lunch. The setting of the course is magical - every way you look the views are breathtaking. The course is short but requires thought and planning....More

Thank rwhitehouse1
Reviewed 25 July 2017

You've just got to play here - this was my 80th round of this year and the best. Up and up and up you go and then STOP. Take a breath - get your camera out - see the beaches - the hills - and...More

2  Thank Phil C
Reviewed 3 July 2017

A fun course, perhaps as a second round in a day. It's short, but very hilly. Don't let the yardage fool you, there are some challenging holes for sure. Also great views of the castle and sea.

Thank Duck1949
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Picturesque magnificent views of the castle islands and coast line - some challenging blind holes - condition good friendly club house - a must!

Thank Chris M
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