Perranporth Golf Club

Budnic Hill,

Perranporth, Cornwall TR6 OAB

  • Office

    +44 (0)1872 572 454
  • Pro shop

    +44 (0)1872 572 454
  • Fax

    +44 (0)1872 573 701
  • Golf pro

    Richard Sadler (PGA Professional).

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Seaside links. Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Coastal duneland.

  • Designer:

    James Braid

SSS or slope






How to get there:

7 miles SE of Newquay

Perranporth Golf Club

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1927

Perranporth Golf Club: Perhaps not one of England's best known links golf courses, but surely one of its most scenic. The sand dunes here at Perranporth are impressive, creating a wonderfully undulating layout that will demand your best quality shot making from the tee and as you approach the many elevated greens.

The layout at Perranporth includes quite a few shortish par-4s and not too many bunkers. An inviting proposition you may think. But there are several blind shots to make on the way round, so playing to your handicap may not be a realistic target, especially on a first outing here.

From the many scenic vantage points on this absorbing James Braid layout, you'll enjoy views out to sea, down into Perranporth village and across its impressive and expansive beach. Inland there are fine views onto the rolling Cornish countryside. The splendid lookout from the 14th tee is one to savour.

Stay&Play at Perranporth GC: onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

List of courses: England - South West


Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Advance booking not always needed, but check ahead to ensure tee-time availability, especially at weekends.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (April thru' Sept): weekdays £55; weekends £75.

Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2023].

Other information

Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire (best to book in advance).

Practice facilities


Did you know?

In the 19th century Perranporth was a tin mining village. It is now a family seaside resort with miles of unspoilt beach attracting surfers, sunbathers and yachters. The town is also known for holding the Lowender Peran Folk Festival in October.

Published ranking

England's 69th best course (Golf World, 2023).
Britain & Ireland's 156th best course (Golf World, 2022).


  • Perranporth Golf Club Accommodation

    Budnic Hill, Perranporth, Cornwall TR6 0AB.

    +44 (0)1872 572 454

    Visit website

    Perranporth Golf Club offers a mix of self-catering accommodation in six-berth caravans and lodges, located in the heart of the golf course.

    • Golf at this hotel:


    • Golf within 5 miles:


    • Golf within 20 miles:

      West Cornwall; St Enodoc; Trevose.

  • Headland Hotel3-star

    Fistral Beach, Newquay TR7 1EW

    +44 (0)1637 872 211

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    • Golf at this hotel:


    • Golf within 5 miles:


    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Perranporth; St Enodoc; Trevose

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