England Best Stay and Play Golf Hotels & Resorts


Best Stay & Play Golf Resorts and Hotels in England

Golfers have a choice of three and four star hotels, some simple dormy rooms, a few operating out of restored Victorian castles, and a couple of opulent five-star lodges with banqueting facilities or sprawling estate homes with well-maintained greens and elegance galore.

With a huge variety of fantastic courses and resorts offering great value golf packages at a wide range of locations such as Carden Park, The Belfry, Foxhills, The Grove, Slaley Hall, travelling golfers have many options to choose from.

To view the complete list of courses covered by Where2Golf, including those that do not offer accommodation, go to 
England best golf courses.
 England Golf Map
To make the most out of your golf trip, look up the location of the Stay & Play golf hotels and nearby courses on the England golf map. It will help you with your planning to play the best courses during your vacation. On the maps we have indicated golf hotels and Stay & Play resorts with the following symbol Stay & Play Golf Resorts
Where2Golf has applied a rating to each golf course visited. The rating scale, 5 (highest) to 1 (lowest), attempts to provide an indication of the golfing experience you can expect at each rated course. 

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click on the green arrow in the toolbar OF the table below to sortStay & Play Golf Resort.Private course – for members and their invited guests only.Unrated course – not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.2-star: reasonable standard. Good value, especially if better courses not available.3-star: a good course with many fine features.3+ (3-gold): a good course with many fine features. One of our top-rated 3’s.4-star: a must play course - excellent standard.4+ (4-gold): a must play course - excellent standard. One of our top-rated 4’s !5-star: simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.5+ (5-gold): simply the best - golf courses don’t get better than this. One of our top-rated 5’s!
Alnmouth 3b.gif3-starNewcastleEngland
Beaverbrook p.gif5-starLondonEngland
Belfry, The (Brabazon) 4b.gif4-starBirminghamEngland
Belfry, The (PGA Natl) 3b.gif4-starBirminghamEngland
Bovey Castle 3b.gif5-starExeterEngland
Brocket Hall (Melbourne) 4a.gif5-starHemel HempsteadEngland
Brocket Hall (Palmerston) 4a.gif5-starHemel HempsteadEngland
Carden Park (Cheshire) 4a.gif4-starChesterEngland
Carden Park (Nicklaus) 4a.gif4-starChesterEngland
Carlyon Bay 4a.gif4-starNewquayEngland
Castletown 4a.gif3-starEngland
Close House 4a.gifNewcastleEngland
Dale Hill 3b.gif4-starBrightonEngland
Dartmouth G&CC 4a.gif3-starPlymouthEngland
Dorset, The 4a.gif4-starBournemouthEngland
East Sussex Natl (East) 4a.gif4-starBrightonEngland
East Sussex Natl (West) 3a.gif4-starBrightonEngland
Forest of Arden 4a.gif4-starBirminghamEngland
Forest Pines 4a.gif4-starLincolnEngland
Foxhills (Bernard Hunt) 4a.gif4-starLondonEngland
Foxhills (Longcross) 4a.gif4-starLondonEngland
Goodwood (Downs) 4a.gif4-starBrightonEngland
Goodwood (Park) 3b.gif4-starBrightonEngland
Grove, The 4b.gif5-starLondonEngland
Hanbury Manor 4a.gif5-starLondonEngland
Hawkstone Park (Ch'ship) 3b.gif3-starChesterEngland
Hawkstone Park (Hawkstone) 3b.gif3-starChesterEngland
Herons' Reach 4a.gif4-starBlackpoolEngland
Kingswood, Ldn 4a.gif4-starLondonEngland
Lanhydrock 3b.gifNewquayEngland
Linden Hall 4a.gif4-starNewcastle upon TyneEngland
Manor House (Castle Combe) 4a.gif5-starBath/BristolEngland
Meon Valley 3a.gif3-starSouthamptonEngland
Mottram Hall 3a.gif4-starManchesterEngland
Prince's 4b.gif4-starDoverEngland
Selsdon Park 3a.gif4-starLondonEngland
Slaley Hall (Hunting) 4b.gif4-starNewcastle upon TyneEngland
Slaley Hall (Priestman) 4a.gif4-starNewcastle upon TyneEngland
Sprowston Manor 3a.gifNorwichEngland
St Mellion (Kernow) 3b.gif3-starPlymouthEngland
St Mellion (Nicklaus) 4b.gif3-starPlymouthEngland
Stapleford Park 4a.gif5-starNottinghamEngland
Stoke Park 4a.gif5-starLondonEngland
Welcombe, The 4a.gif4-starBirminghamEngland
Woodbury Park 4a.gif4-starExeterEngland
Worsley Park 3a.gifManchesterEngland

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