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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

About the course

  • The Course:

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

  • Surroundings:

    Coastal duneland.

  • Designer:

    James Braid

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6286
6020
5309
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
72
71
72

Location

Latitude:

50.347877

Longitude:

-5.139134

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.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Bookings not taken, but check ahead to ensure tee-time availability, especially at weekends.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays £45; weekends £50.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

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

Practice facilities

Limited

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

2019 Golf World Rating: 67th best course in England.

Where2Stay

  • Headland Hotel3-star

    Fistral Beach, Newquay TR7 1EW

    +44 (0)1637 872 211

    Visit website
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      No

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Perranporth; St Enodoc; Trevose

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