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The National Golf Centre, Woodhall Spa

Lincoln, England
+44 1526 353535
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we have an annual trip to woodhall and its usually good . this year however not so good played the... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
hackdadda
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Disappointed to say the least

Having looked forward to this for a while feel immensely let down we knew works were ongoing on the... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Jeremy D
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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The home of golf in England and the headquarters of the English Golf Union offers two championship courses, The Hotchkin and The Bracken.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good11%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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Lincoln, England
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+44 1526 353535
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"practice facilities"
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"bracken"
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"fairways"
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"bunker"
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

we have an annual trip to woodhall and its usually good . this year however not so good played the bracken on saturday told greens and tees were fine maybe some water on fairways ! you didnt need a trolley more a jetski the fairways...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Having looked forward to this for a while feel immensely let down we knew works were ongoing on the Hotckin but 7 holes with no bunkers and one hole out of play with another split into 2 to accommodate was a lot especially as we...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Entered the Spring meeting with friends and was expecting big things from the golf courses. Unfortunately this year they have chopped down lots of trees, several bunkers were being worked on and were out of commission. The greens on both courses were dreadful. You can...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Good venue with beautiful surroundings and excellent food spoilt by a dated,small noisy rear 2nd floor bedroom.Friendly staff who were unable to help with a room change as the hotel was full.

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I played the Hotchins course. Very challenging for someone with a 22 handicap but I played well. We played off the yellow tees. Really enjoyed it. Lots of bunkers and they are deep. Rough includes heather! This is well designed a real joy to play....More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had a Captains away day to the home of The National Golf Centre and got to stay at the Dower House Hotel overnight. There are 2 courses, which offer completely different rounds of golf. The Hotchkin being the tougher test of accurate golf, either...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Came here for the England Golf senior series final. Played the Bracken twice. It's OK, neither 'great' nor 'epic'. 1st 9 more interesting than 2nd. Can't comment regarding the Hotchkin, but Bracken is ho hum.

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The web site and information at the golf club state they have the best practice facilities in Europe, would be great if you were allowed to use them, sign says you cannot use them unless having a lesson. Driving range feels like it is miles...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Woodhall Spa is a beautiful place. The village is pretty and tidy, the area around is green with plenty of colourful blossoms that come out as soon as the spring knocks at the door. The Hotchkin course incorporates all these local beauties in one incredible...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

First time on the Hotchkin course for a few years and was interested to see and experience the changes made over the winter. Unbelievable how much heavy work was carried out without any apparent residual damage. Congratulations to the contractor and the green staff. Condition...More

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