Matfen Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa is located just 15 miles west of Newcastle in the charming village of Matfen and is the ancestral home of Sir Hugh and Lady Blackett. The Hotel offers 53 bedrooms,individually decorated in traditional and contemporary styles. Our golf estate includes a 27-hole course, par 3 course and driving range. Relax in the hotel leisure facilities, or book a treatment in our spa. We're also the ideal venue for weddings, private dining and business events.
If you have played Hexham you will need no persuasion about the merits of the course. If you haven't, you have a treat in store! A traditional parkland course on fast draining land on the south sideof the River Tyne, Hexham Golf Club is a tough enough test of golf to regularly host County events, yet at 6,301 from the medal tees it is enjoyable for club golfers of all standards.
Longhirst Hall Golf Club, boasting two beautiful but different courses, offering the challenge of the American style Lakeland courses, coupled with the stunning surroundings of the Northumberlandcountryside. Both courses have hosted the PGA Europro tour and feature the best in practice facilities with our new driving range, golf academy and teaching studio.
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We are privileged to have a great golf course with modern clubhouse facilities that combine the best of tradition with a firm eye on the future. To visitors: I doubt you will find a more enjoyableexample of a heath land course in the North of England.
Travel west from Gateshead and located close to the borders with Durham and Northumberland, Garesfield Golf Course has to rank as one of the most picturesque courses in the North East. Designed byHarry Fernie in 1922, this lovely parkland course has matured into something very special and offers players of all abilities an experience to be savoured.
I have played golf from the age of 12, Club Champion of Eyemouth in 1998 and Club Champion of Goswick in 2003. As an Amateur golfer I played in the North Northumberland League from the age of 15 forMagdalene Fields Golf Club and later for Goswick Golf Club. I also represented Eyemouth Golf Club in the Scottish Borders League and Aberdeen University in the Scottish University matches.
With a 28 bay driving range, an 18 hole golf course and an 18 hole mini-golf course, Parklands Golf Club has it all. So whether you fancy brushing up on your teeing off skills at the range, playing afew rounds on the course with friends or enjoying time with the family for mini-golf fun, there's something for everyone to enjoy.
The Club was formed on 4th June 1892 at a meeting in Lockharts Cocoa Rooms in Clayton Street, Newcastle. The first records in the Golfing Journal of the time show it as being named NEWCASTLE UNITEDWORKMEN'S GOLF CLUB which signified that it was for the benefit of all classes, not only the rich and titled, and the spirit of friendship continues to this day. Many people believe that we have connections with the other club of that name namely, the football club.
Golf is a wonderful game: it all started out with a simple stick and a rock. Man took these two items and decided to create a way to entertain himself. After all, what else was there to do for funbefore the 15th century that didn't involve beheadings and fighting wars? We hope our website will provide you with an informative portal into the world of golf in the north east, and throughout all of England.