Frilford Heath Golf Club (Red course)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Frilford Heath Golf Club (Red course) Est. 1908

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Frilford Heath Golf Club (Red course): With 54-holes of golf on offer at Frilford Heath you are spoilt for choice. Many would argue the Red course, a classic heathland layout, designed by the great J.H.Taylor, gets the edge on the newer Blue course and the shorter Green course. There are no long carries over heather here, but the often gorse-lined fairways and excellent bunkering gives good form to the holes. There are no views as such from the course, and you may not feel your game is being severely tested, but the quality of maintenance and layout will ensure a very pleasant round here at one of Oxfordshire's best.

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Making Contact

Frilford Heath Golf Club
Frilford Heath,
Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX13 5NW
England
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Office   +44 (0)1865 390 864
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1865 390 887
Fax

  +44 (0)1865 390 823

Email   secretary@frilfordheath.co.uk
Website   www.frilfordheath.co.uk
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Golf Pro
 
Derek Craik Jr (Head Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Heathland course.
Gently undulating terrain - no effort to walk.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: J.H. Taylor
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6884 6617 5815
Par 73 73 73
SSS or Slope 73 71 73
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-72 Blue Course (6728 yds); 18-hole par-69 Green course (6006 yds).
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How2Get 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.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, day ticket (unlimited golf) in high season (April thru' Oct): weekdays £100; weekends £120. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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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.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

The hotel recommended below has the reputation of being one of the UK's best dining destinations - Raymond Blanc's extraordinary cooking has received the highest accolades.

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Location

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Latitude: (51.679065)
Longitude: (-1.361983)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Le Manoir Aux Quat' Saisons 5-star
Great Milton, Oxfordshire OX44 7PD
+44 (0)1844 278 881
www.manoir.com

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
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Golf within 5 miles The Oxfordshire
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Golf within 20 miles Frilford Heath
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The Randolph Hotel 5-star
Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2LN
+44 (0)870 400 8200
www.macdonald-hotels.co.uk

Oxford's leading hotel - the AA Five star Macdonald Randolph Hotel - is situated in the heart of the historic city of Oxford opposite the world famous Ashmolean Museum. Built in 1864 and recently refurbished, the hotel offers guests the highest level of comfort and service in a traditional and welcoming environment.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 5 miles No
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Golf within 20 miles The Oxfordshire; Frilford Heath (Red, Blue and Green courses);
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