Heswall Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Heswall Golf Club Est. 1902

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There are few golf clubs that can boast such panoramic and commanding views from the clubhouse and 1st tee, than Heswall Golf Club. The Dee estuary and the North Wales coast are a stunning sight from this peaceful stretch of the Wirral peninsula, all supposing that the wind is not blowing flat out (as it sometimes can do in these parts).

The opening holes take you down towards the estuary. By the time you reach the long par-3 4th you will be directly alongside the expansive marshland that stretches away to eventually link-up with the water's edge. Holes 5, 6, 7, 8 and 14 are also played on this lower level, down by the waterside, but don't expect sand dunes and a links style course here at Heswall.

On this well-maintained layout, the gentle slopes and predominantly parkland-style holes are defined by small birch and fir trees separating the fairways. A few small, deep ponds also come into the reckoning, guarding the approaches to two or three greens.

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Making Contact

Heswall Golf Club
Cottage Lane, Gayton,
Heswall, Wirral CH60 8PB
England
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Office   +44 (0)151 342 1237
Pro Shop   +44 (0)151 342 7431
Fax

  +44 (0)151 342 6140

Email   admin@heswallgolfclub.com
Website   www.heswallgolfclub.com
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Golf Pro
 
Tom Atkinson (Head Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Seaside (River Dee estuary) and rural countryside.
 
Designer: Unknown
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6882 6272 5773
Par 72 72 74
SSS or Slope 73 71 73
 
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How2Get There?

10 miles SW of Liverpool
From M53 take exit 4 (Bebington / Neston) and follow A5137 direction Heswall. After 3.1 miles, at roundabout with A540, follow signs to Gayton and Heswall GC.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (April thru' Oct): £60 (all days). [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Cash or UK cheque.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance. Proof of handicap may be requested.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times.

Practice facilities
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Did you know?

Heswall Golf Club was founded in 1902, and from the outset was designed as an 18 hole course. It has been altered and extended on many occasions. Its original length of 5115 yards was increased to 5889 yards in 1957. In 2006 it grew to its current length of 6882 yards today.

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Location

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Latitude: (53.315735)
Longitude: (-3.095006)
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The RiverHill Hotel 3-star
Talbot Road, Prenton, Birkenhead, Merseyside CH43 2HJ
+44 (0)151 653 3773
www.theriverhill.co.uk



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Peel Hey Guest House 
Frankby Road, Frankby, Wirral CH48 1PP
+44 (0)151 677 9077
www.peelhey.com



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