Liphook Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Liphook Golf Club Est. 1922

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Liphook Golf Club: The English counties of Surrey and Hampshire have many fine heathland courses, and Liphook is up there with the best. Gently undulating terrain, subtly sloping greens, and the Arthur Croome / Tom Simpson layout make for a challenging and most rewarding round of golf. Typical of heathland layouts, easy draining soil and swathes of heather are key characteristics of the Liphook course.

The original open heathland wilderness has certainly been invaded by plenty of birch and pine trees over the years, giving more of a wooded heathland feel to many of the holes. Scoring well at Liphook calls for a good level of accuracy rather than distance from the tee, and plenty of creativity (and some patience) around the greens. Take too many power-hitting liberties here and the results could be penal!

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Making Contact

Liphook Golf Club
Wheatsheaf Enclosure,
Liphook, Hampshire GU30 7EH
England
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Office   +44 (0)1428 723 271
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1428 723 785
Fax

  +44 (0)1429 724 853

Email   secretary@liphookgolfclub.com
Website   www.liphookgolfclub.com
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Ian Mowbray
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Heathland course.
Gently undulating terrain - no effort to walk.
 
Surroundings: Woodland.
 
Designer: Arthur Croome & Tom Simpson
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6301 5884 5526
Par 70 70 72
SSS or Slope 70 68 73
 
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How2Get There?

18 miles SW of Guildford
Approaching on the A3 from Guildford, take the Liphook exit and follow the London Road through Liphook, onto the Portsmouth Road (B2070) direction Rake/Petersfield. After approx 1.5 mi look out for golf on your right.

Essential information

Green Fees:
Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (April thru' Oct): weekdays £75; weekends £95. Cash or UK cheque only. Contact club for full details, discounts, day tickets, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays; more restricted on weekends.  Must book in advance. Handicap required.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities
No
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Did you know?

When the Liphook Golf Club was first founded in 1921, it occupied rooms in what was then the Wheatsheaf Hotel (now the Links Tavern), one of Liphook’s two coaching inns on the old Portsmouth Road. The 1st tee and the 18th green in those days were those nearest to the clubhouse. They are now the 10th tee and the 9th green. The Professional and the Head Greenkeeper were not allowed in the Clubhouse back in the 1920s. They were located in the Black Huts, just over the road by what is now the 10th tee car park.

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Published Ranking
2018 Golf World rating: 88th best course in Britain & Ireland.
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Location

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Latitude: (51.059267)
Longitude: (-0.809855)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Lythe Hill Hotel & Spa 4-star
Petworth Road, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 3BQ
+44 (0)1428 651 251
www.lythehill.co.uk

Old and new combine to form a charming hamlet of distinctive buildings. Set in thirty acres of tranquil Surrey countryside, the small luxury Lythe Hill Hotel and Spa offers the perfect retreat for the discerning guest.

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Golf within 5 miles Hindhead
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Golf within 20 miles West Surrey; Milford; Hankley Common; Liphook; Old Thorns; Blackmoor; West Sussex; .
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Old Thorns Hotel, Golf & Country Club 3-star
Longmoor Road, Griggs Green, Liphook, Hampshire GU30 7PE
+44 (0)1428 724 555
www.oldthorns.com

This picturesque country house hotel offers luxury accommodation and a unique variety of cuisine - including authentic Japanese in the award winning Nippon Kan. Other facilities include the Old Thorns championship golf course and a Health Club.

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Golf within 5 miles Blackmoor; Liphook.
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Golf within 20 miles Hindhead; Hankley Common; Milford; West Surrey.
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