Photo of Frilford Heath Golf Club (Blue course)

Frilford Heath Golf Club

Frilford Heath,

Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX13 5NW

  • Office

    +44 (0)1865 390 864
  • Pro shop

    +44 (0)1865 390 887
  • Fax

    +44 (0)1865 390 823
  • Golf pro

    Derek Craik Jr (Head Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Heathland course. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside.

  • Designer:

    Frilford Heath's most recent course, designed by Simon Gidman (1994).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6728
6379
5378
Par
72
72
71
SSS or slope
72
71
71

At the same location:

18-hole par-73 Red Course (6884 yds); 18-hole par-69 Green course (6006 yds).

Location

Latitude:

51.679065

Longitude:

-1.361982

How to get there:

7 miles SW of Oxford

Leave M4 at Jtn 13. Follow A34 direction Oxford / Abingdon. After 16 miles leave A34 (Abingdon / Witney) and follow A415 direction Witney. After 2.4 miles turn R. at traffic lights by Shell garage and follow A388 direction Oxford. After o.6 miles golf is on your L.

Frilford Heath Golf Club (Blue course)

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 1994

Frilford Heath Golf Club (Blue course): The opening four holes provide a fairly wooded and watery start. Thereafter things begin to open out and by the 7th the course becomes positvely links-like in its feel and openness. The terrain is flat, but lots of interest is assured by Gidman's excellent layout, with a nice mix of dog-legs, straight holes, good quality bunkering and often smallish greens. Some of the par-4s may feel a bit short, but overall, this is a course that will be enjoyed by golfers of all levels.

List of courses: England - Central
  • Photo of Frilford Heath Golf Club (Blue course)
  • Photo of Frilford Heath Golf Club (Blue course)

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends. On a rotational basis, one of Frilford Heath's three courses is reserved for two-ball and foursomes play on any given day.

Booking in advance not essential, but worth checking ahead to ensure tee-time availability. Proof of handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, day ticket (unlimited golf) in high season (April thru' Oct): weekdays £100; weekends £120.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Good

Where2Stay

  • Abingdon Four Pillars Hotel3-star

    Marcham Road, Abingdon OX14 1TZ

    +44 (0)1235 553 456

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    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Frilford Heath

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      West Berkshire

  • Le Manoir Aux Quat' Saisons5-star

    Great Milton, Oxfordshire OX44 7PD

    +44 (0)1844 278 881

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    With parts dating back to the 13th century, the fabulous Manoir Aux Quat' Saisons is best described in the words of its owner : "Le Manoir aux Quat' Saisons is the fulfilment of a personal vision, a dream that one day I would create a hotel and restaurant where my guests would find perfection in food, comfort, service and welcome", Raymond Blanc (acknowledged as one of the world's finest chef's). For several years the restaurant has been awarded two Michelin stars.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      The Oxfordshire

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Frilford Heath

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