Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club


3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club Est. 1929

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Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club: In the grounds of the rambling, but ever-popular Selsdon Park Hotel, lies this quintessentially English parkland golf course. Laid out by the great J.H. Taylor in 1929, excellent use has been made of the undulating terrain, with plenty of mature trees, including sycamore, beech, oak, silver birch and cedar, providing good definition to the fairways. Water hazards, too few to speak of, will not cause you any trouble, but the strategically placed bunkering demands good course management throughout. Accuracy rather than power hitting is the key to scoring well on one or two of the short par-4s, not least the 18th where good positioning is essential from the tee - there are enough other opportunities to get the big-timber out. The well-paced and not overly sloping greens are maintained at a very satisfactory level, while general course maintenance is usually more than satisfactory, without being exceptional. Overall, Selsdon Park is excellent value either as a stay & play venue or just for a day visit - a pleasant parkland course that continually attracts golfers from near and far.

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Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
Addington Rd, Sanderstead,
South Croydon, Surrey CR2 8YA
England
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Office   +44 (0)208 657 8811
Pro Shop   +44 (0)208 768 3116
Fax

  +44 (0)208 657 3401

Email  
Website   www.selsdonparkcroydon.co.uk
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Golf Pro
 
Chris Baron (Director of Golf)
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Academy
 
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland.
 
Designer: J.H. Taylor
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6473 6097 5524
Par 73 73 73
SSS or Slope 71 69 72
 
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How2Get There?

14 miles S of central London
Leave M25 at exit 6 and follow A22 direction London / Croydon. After 6.2 miles, at traffic lights, turn right onto the A2022 (Downs Court Road) and follow this road up the hill, direction Selsdon / Sanderstead. After following the A2022 for 2.5 miles, Selsdon Park is on your right (just before entering Selsdon Village).

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (mid-April thru' Oct): weekdays £25; weekends £35. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. 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
Walking permitted at all times.

Practice facilities
Limited
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Did you know?

Selsdon Park has often been used by major sports teams as a pre-match London base; many an FA Cup winning (and losing) team has started the trip to Wembley Stadium from Selesdon Park.

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Location

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Latitude: (51.339647)
Longitude: (-0.062935)
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Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club 4-star
Addington Road, Sanderstead, Croydon, Surrey CR2 8YA
+44 (0)208 657 8811
www.principal-hayley.com

Set in 205 acres of spectacular parkland, this neo-Jacobean building has a long history dating back to 861AD. As well as a 204 bedroom hotel, Selsdon Park provides an 18-hole championship golf course, spa and fitness facilities, bars and award-winning restaurants, tennis courts and croquet lawns.

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