Spotlight on… Hertfordshire


Hertfordshire is one of the most popular regions on Teeofftimes.co.uk, and it’s not difficult to understand why, with a wealth of high quality golf courses available at great prices. The course is located close to the capital, with numerous access routes, and with a total of 37 courses available, there really is something for everyone to enjoy including; exclusive 5* country estates, a World Golf Championship visited venue, and an abundance of venues with superb availability for visitors, 7 days a week.

Here are some great courses…

 

Radlett Park

Radlett Park offers players a challenging test of golf with skilfully positioned bunkers and intertwining water hazards set amidst 300 acres of tranquil Hertfordshire countryside. The modern clubhouse offers itself to panoramic views across the golf course. Radlett Park is a popular club among customers, due to their high quality facilities, great value rates and prime tee time availability for visiting golfers. Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Radlett Park Golf Club is home to a magnificent 18-hole golf course. Labelled as “Hertfordshire’s best kept secret” by Golf Management Magazine, the course was originally designed by Donald Steel, a golf course architect who previously worked on St Andrews and Royal Birkdale.

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The Grove

The Grove is one of England’s finest luxury golf courses, keeping their greens in immaculate championship condition all year round. Upon arrival you immediately feel like you are going to have an exceptional experience. It is recommended for golfers to head directly to the Golf Shop to allow the team to create a stress-free start to your round. The team will unload and park your car for you whilst you prepare for your upcoming round. We recommend arriving at The Grove approximately an hour before your scheduled tee time to make full use of the extensive practice facilities (driving range, short game and putting green.) The Grove hosted last year’s British Masters, which received rave reviews from the professionals, some even saying it was the best course they had played all year! Previous tournaments held at The Grove include The World Golf Championship, which was won by Tiger Woods whilst in his prime. The Grove is an exceptional venue that every golfer should add to their bucket list and with tee times from £99, it’s a no brainer!

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Old Fold Manor

Founded in 1910 Old Fold is one of the county’s oldest clubs, it’s also one of the best. Originally open in heathland, it now has many tree-lined fairways that make the wind direction even less predictable. It also retains the undulations and unpredictability of bounce, which is typical of Harry Colt designs. This brings the charm and challenge of seaside links to his inland courses. The best feature of all is perhaps the green, which is among the quickest and trickiest in the county. Therefore, it is not surprising that the course has been chosen so often for county and national championships. It was also the Regional Qualifying course for the Open Championship from 2006-2010, and is now the South of England venue for the worldwide Faldo Series of junior golf competitions.

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Panshanger

Panshanger Golf Complex is now one of the UK’s most highly regarded public courses and a consistent favourite amongst Teeofftimes.co.uk customers. Located in Welwyn Garden City and within easy access to London and the M25, Panshanger Golf Complex is the home of a top-class 18 hole, par 72 Championship Course with stunning views over Hertfordshire’s Mimram Valley. Built in 1975, Panshanger has been cleverly designed to provide a challenge to experienced golfers whilst also encouraging beginners.

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Brocket Hall

Booking at Brocket Hall doesn’t get you a green fee, instead you receive a full ‘Day Membership’ at one of the UK’s finest and most exclusive private golf clubs. With two pristine championship golf courses, renowned practice facilities and a charmingly positioned luxury Clubhouse on the banks of the Broadwater Lake, Brocket Hall Golf Course is far from ordinary. A day’s golf with Brocket Hall becomes truly memorable when you include award-winning dining at the Auberge du Lac and laid-back lunches in the Watershyppes Restaurant.

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The Shire

The Shire has never been far from the headlines since Seve Ballesteros first created his vision in 2002. Seve’s only UK course is immaculately conditioned and no two consecutive holes are the same par with six threes, six fours, six fives. The club has link holes, parkland holes and dramatic water holes with over 10,000 mature trees. There are multiple tee positions to suit all abilities. Not only will Seve’s masterpiece amaze you, it will definitely challenge you and certainly entertain you, as was the architect’s wish.

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Bushey Hall

Long term customer favourite Bushey Hall is a must play among golfers. As one of the most historic golf clubs in the North London area, the course is Ideally situated close to St Albans and Watford, where the elegant clubhouse has stood for over a century. The 18-hole course is superbly designed and maintained, combining long par fives, short par threes and challenging par fours. Water, tree lines and undulating rough sufficiently challenge low handicaps; yet do not discourage our less experienced golfers.

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