Hawkstone Park Hotel & Golf (Championship course)


3+ (3 gold): one of our top-rated 3-star courses, worthy of 3½ stars.
   Hawkstone Park Hotel & Golf (Championship course) Est. 1995

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Hawkstone Park Hotel & Golf (Championship course): Of the two 18-hole layouts here at Hawkstone Park, the Championship (formerly Windmill) course has a more modern and open feel compared to its older sibling, the Hawkstone course. Brian Huggett's design incorporates good use of earthmounding, solid bunkering and good-sized lake on the back-nine to present plenty of golfing challenges. A not overly dense line of silver birch trees separate the fairways on the relatively compact front-nine. There are pleasant views from the higher elevations of the course, especially across to the mountains, deep inside Wales. Alongside the 16th green you will also see a disused windmill, from which the original course name was taken. Hawkstone Park offers two enjoyable and excellent value golf courses, although this can also translate into busy weekends and inevitably slow rounds.

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Hawkstone Park Hotel & Golf
Weston-under-Redcastle,
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 5UY
England
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Office   +44 (0)1948 841 700
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1939 200 611
Fax

  +44 (0)1939 200 311

Email  
Website   www.hpgcgolf.com
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Golf Pro
 
Frank Kiddie (Head Golf Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: Brian Huggett
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6764 6253 5766
Par 72 72 73
SSS or Slope 72 69 73
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-72 Hawkstone course (6491 yards). 6-hole par-3 Academy course (729 yards).
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How2Get There?

13 miles N of Shrewsbury / 28 mi SE of Chester.
From Shrewsbury take the A49 north, direction Whitchurch. After 11.6 miles turn right off the A49, direction Hawkstone Park and Follies. After o.5 miles turn left (after Church) direction Hawkstone Park Hotel. Golf and Hotel are 400 yards straight ahead.

Essential information

Green Fees:
Contact Hotel or Pro Shop for information on golf rates and Stay&Play packages. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance. Handicap required.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Hawkstone Park, the setting for the two championship golf courses, is a well-known historical park with hidden pathways, concealed grottos, secret tunnels and a remarkable collection of follies. The golf club here has strong associations with one of Scotland's greatest golfers, Sandy Lyle. This is where he spent his formative golfing years, with his father Alex, the club professional. Hawkstone's purpose built Golf Centre is housed in an impressive new clubhouse, while 66-rooms of on-site accommodation are available in the Hawkstone Park Hotel, which was expanded from a travellers' inn that dates back to 1790.

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Location

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Latitude: (52.857536)
Longitude: (-2.642974)
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Hawkstone Park Hotel 3-star
Weston-under-Redcastle, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 5UY
+44 (0)1939 200 611
www.hawkstone.co.uk



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