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Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club

Addington Rd, Sanderstead,

South Croydon, Surrey CR2 8YA

  • Office

    +44 (0)208 657 8811
  • Pro shop

    +44 (0)208 768 3116
  • Fax

    +44 (0)208 657 3401
  • Golf pro

    Chris Baron (Director of Golf)
  • Academy

    Bob Torrance Golf Academy

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:


  • Designer:

    J.H. Taylor

SSS or slope






How to get 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).

Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.

Est. 1929

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 attracts golfers from near and far.

Stay & Play at Selsdon Park: onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

List of courses: Around London
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club
  • Photo of Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club


Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (mid-April thru' Oct): weekdays £25; weekends £35.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2019].

Other information

Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities


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.


  • Selsdon Park Hotel & Golf Club4-star

    Addington Road, Sanderstead, Croydon, Surrey CR2 8YA

    +44 (0)208 657 8811

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    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.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Selsdon Park

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      The Addington

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Royal Blackheath; London GC; Kingswood; Walton Heath; Betchworth Park; Hampton Court Palace.

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