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Top Golf Courses in Wales

Where to play golf in Wales

Top Golf Courses in Wales If you are planning a golf break to Wales https://www.360golfholidays.com/uk-golf-breaks/wales/ you will find some of the best golf courses in all of the United Kingdom.

Wales boasts more than 200 golf courses and more than 26 links. The links are often considered among the finest in Britain and are widely acknowledged as challenging and characteristic.
They are found in several natural beauty areas around the Welsh Coast Routes. Here are the courses to be added to your next Welsh golfing holiday.

North Wales Golf

In some of the U.K.'s most stunning landscapes is a collection of some of the finest golf courses in the U.K. North Wales provides some real dramatic golf courses. You can discover several of the best Welsh golf courses right here in North Wales. From stunning parkland golf courses like Llandudno Golf Club to the mountain dropped links courses like Royal St David’s Golf Club in Harlech. North Wales can cater to all. Here are our Top 3 golf courses in North Wales.

Nefyn & District Golf Club

Nefyn GC

The golf course, which one must consider, sits in the rural northwest area of North Wales. Nefyn and District Golf club. A course equal to the most scenic and astonishing clifftop golf courses in the world and will easily match spectacular heavyweight venues such as Old Head and Pebble Beach. 27 Holes of stunning championship golf designed by J. H. Taylor and Fred W. Hawtree.

Aberdovey Golf Club

Aberdovey G.C.

The Aberdovey Golf Club is located near the mouth of the Dovey Estuary. It bridges the space between the Cumbrian Mountains and the coastline, charmingly placed inside the Snowdonia National Park.
Aberdovey isn't short, a real links routing that measures around 6.500 yards from the championship tees. It will test the greatest golfers and host several amateur events throughout the year. Ian Woosnam practised on the rapidly fast greens before playing in the U.S. Masters each April. 

Royal St David's Golf Club

Royal St Davids GC

The foreboding grandeur of Harlech Castle hovers over you as you play at Royal St. David's Golf Club links, with the azure waves of Tremedog Bay on one side and the majestic Welsh mountains of the Snowdonia National Park on the other. Although relatively short with a Par of 69, Royal St. David's is often considered the toughest golf test in North Wales.

Alternative Golf Courses in North Wales

  • Conwy Golf Club
  • North Wales Golf Club
  • Bull Bay Golf Club
  • Porthmadog Golf Club
  • Pwllheli Golf Club
  • Vale of Llangollen Golf Club

South Wales Golf

Many in the golfing world have yet to discover the south coast of Wales. It rarely attracts the American Markets. Who flock and pay top dollar for the Links of Scotland and Ireland. However, perhaps they have missed a trick because the  Charming coastal villages, breathtaking coastlines, castles, picturesque road adventures, vibrant city nightlife, superb local food, and, of course, pure links golf are indeed waiting to be found!

As well as some genuinely unique links golf courses, South wales also provide some excellent Stay and Play resorts. World Famous Ryder Cup venue Celtic Manor. As well as fantastic golf at the Vale of Glamorgan and Marriott St Pierre.

South Wales is also an excellent place for a Welsh Golf Tour. Many golfers base themselves in Swansea and Cardiff and have access to a plethora of fantastic golf courses.

Here are our Top 3 golf courses in South Wales.

Royal Porthcawl Golf Club

Royal Porthcawl GC

For many, the indisputable jewel of Welsh links golf is this two-time Senior Open course on the South Wales coast.
The course offers a beautiful backdrop, rolling down to the beach. Because there are no sandhills, the golfer will see the coastline from every hole and experience remarkable vistas south to Somerset and Exmoor and northwest across Swansea Bay to the Gower Peninsula. Royal Porthcawl is a classic links golf course that won’t disappoint.

Southerndown Golf Club

Southerndown GC

Southerndown Golf Club is a downland links golf club in south-east Wales' Vale of Glamorgan. Willie Fernie designed the course, which opened in 1905. A demanding course for the avid golfer. Visitors love it here—the Home to the Duncan Putter. The wind is frequently an influence, as is the thick gorse, which is about the only thing the grazing sheep don't appear to be interested in nibbling on. Southerndown is unquestionably one of the great hidden gem courses in the United Kingdom.

Twenty Ten at The Celtic Manor Resort

Twenty Ten GC

The Twenty-Ten Course held one of the most intense Ryder Cup matches ever played, demonstrating owner Sir Terry Matthews' objective of bringing the tournament to Wales and increasing the resort's global image.
Before the 2010 Ryder Cup, the course hosted three prosperous Celtic Manor Wales Opens on the European Tour. It featured six defining holes and was intended to challenge the world's greatest players in match play settings, where risk-taking is crucial for a good score. A must-play golf course in South Wales.

Pennard Golf Club

If you love golf, you need to experience the Pennard Golf Club. This links championship course is one of the most beautiful and challenging in all of Wales, and it offers a truly unique golfing experience. With its stunning seaside location on the Gower Peninsula near Swansea and rolling green hills, Pennard is worth a visit.

Pyle and Kenfig Golf Course

Golfers are a lucky bunch. Not only do they get to enjoy playing their favourite sport outdoors, but many golf courses around the world are downright beautiful. So if you're looking for a fantastic links golfing experience, then look no further than P & K Golf Club in Wales. This course will test your skills while providing stunning scenery next to Royal Porthcawl. So go ahead and treat yourself to a round of golf at this prestigious club – you won't regret it.

Alternative Golf Courses in South Wales

  • Rolls of Monmouth Golf Club
  • Roman Road at Celtic Manor
  • Montgomerie at Celtic Manor
  • Langland Bay Golf Club
  • The Old Course at St. Pierre
  • The Wales National at The Vale Resort

Contact our experts today and enquire about your next golf trip to Wales.

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