Hesketh is the oldest golf club in Southport, established in 1885. The course is pre-dominantly links in nature and Championship golf has been played at Hesketh from the early days. In addition tobeing a previous qualifying venue when The Open was played at nearby Royal Birkdale, Hesketh has hosted many other professional and amateur championships. Most recently, it hosted the Junior Open in 2008 and co-hosted the Amateur Championship with near-by Hillside in 2011.
The general principle is that visitors shall conform to the best of golf standards both on and off the course. On the course golf shoes are to be worn; tailored shorts may be worn but only with kneelength socks. In the clubhouse smart casual wear is accepted in the Spike Bar and Lounge. Golf shoes and waterproof clothing are not to be worn in the clubhouse other than in the locker rooms and Spike Bar.
Hillside Golf Club is situated in Southport, the home of "Englands Golf Coast". The course forms part of England's finest stretch of coastal links being adjacent to Royal Birkdale and Southport &Ainsdale with Formby Golf Club a few miles down the road.
Play Golf in Southport, Wirral or Fylde- England's Golf Coast - home to three of the top 20 and seven of the top 36 courses in the UK and Ireland. These are some of the UK's best and most challenginggolf courses located on one of the most naturally beautiful coastlines in Britain. From the three Royals, to the challenging Hillside, Formby, Southport & Ainsdale and West Lancs courses - we can design a golf tour that provides a challenge to all levels of golfers.
Southport Old Links Golf Club, despite not being the biggest or best-known golf course in Southport, is still one of the oldest, with the quality to match its famous neighbours. Golf was first playedhere in 1892, before many of the larger / more famous clubs had their first monthly medal or cut the fairways with their horse-drawn mowers for the first time. The present Club was formed in 1926 when a Limited Liability Company was floated to take over the assets of the former Club.
Park Golf Club Southport is a small private club with a big heart, we are members of the Lancashire Union of Golf Clubs, we play our main competitions on Saturdays from the early hours till earlyafternoon. Booking times from 8.00 am onwards. What ever section you play in, you're always made welcome at Park Golf Club. All year our members can play in our SATURDAY competitions. In the winter months (late November till mid February) we play a 9 hole winter stableford.
Southport & Ainsdale Golf Club is a true championship course, with first class facilities to match. The links is set amongst the dunes on the North West coastline and is another of course designerJames Braid's great creations. S&A (as it is widely and affectionately known), was founded in 1906, part of the great golf boom around the turn of the 20th century.