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The Shire London

St. Albans Road, Barnet EN5 4RE, England
+44 20 8441 7649
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Mr

Played the course. Should’ve been shut. Lost balls on the fairways that just went into the ground... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Paul M
via mobile
Great golf course Designed by Seve

The course was in good condition despite all the recent rain. It was carry only to protect the... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
Bobbyfarrell
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London
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“pro shop” (2 reviews)
“clubhouse” (6 reviews)
“handicaps” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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St. Albans Road, Barnet EN5 4RE, England
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+44 20 8441 7649
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Played the course. Should’ve been shut. Lost balls on the fairways that just went into the ground. Some cases needed to paddle across the fairways from dry patch to dry patch - not good.

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

The course was in good condition despite all the recent rain. It was carry only to protect the course. They have four tees allowing all abilities to enjoy the course and game. 6 par 3’s, 6 par 4’s and 6 par 5’s The club house...More

Thank Bobbyfarrell
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

What a breadth of fresh air. A contemporary, challenging and inclusive club. Make the effort and spend the day. I left a traditional club which left me and the the family not feeling welcome and have joined The Shire. On day one, lost count of...More

Thank hh232017
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Only Seve would design a course with 6 par threes 6 par fours and 6 par fives a great test for any level golfer but great fun too , also i have to mention the guys in the pro shop , they could not have...More

Thank hammer56
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Great test of golf with some typcal Seve risk and reward holes. May prove a bit tough for higher handicaps. Well worth a visit, excellent club house and good food.

Thank martinhacker
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

If you want challenging Golf or a sunset glass of Prosecco in North London you won't beat The Shire. All handicaps will find the course challenging but it's there to be beaten. Very professional but not in anyway stuffy, very welcoming staff and a fine...More

Thank Go-there-together
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

One of the most interesting and challenging courses i have played Unfortunately the course beat my limited skill set.....but i loved the challenge The course was in fantastic condition Will return to hopefully improve The clubhouse and facilities were faultless

Thank davethedrill
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

A group of 16 of us visited on Good Friday as a out of work get together, We were made to feel welcomed by everyone. Price was very reasonable as we go a society rate of £45 each which included breakfast roll, round of golf,...More

1  Thank Daniel H
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I played today with a good friend of mine after my wife organised a voucher for a Christmas present. We arrived and it was the first time I had played there. Tom at the pro shop was extremely helpful and managed to get us off...More

1  Thank Paul D
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

The course design here stands out from all the local courses, there is very little "smash it off the tee followed by a wedge", it is a thinking course that rewards good play and imagination. The greens are definitely the best in the area and...More

1  Thank Jim A
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