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The Wynyard Club

Wellington Drive,

Wynyard, nr Billingham, Teesside TS22 5QJ

  • Office

    +44 (0)1740 644 399
  • Pro shop

    +44 (0)1740 644 399
  • Fax

    +44 (0)1740 644 599
  • Golf pro

    Andrew Nicholson (Director of the Leadbetter Academy)
  • Academy

    David Leadbetter Golf Academy

About the course

  • The Course:

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

  • Surroundings:

    Residential, woodland and rural countryside.

  • Designer:

    Martin G. Hawtree of Hawtree Limited.

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7063
6247
5814
Par
72
72
73
SSS or slope
73
70
74

Location

Latitude:

54.626674

Longitude:

-1.337875

How to get there:

7 miles NW of Middlesbrough

From the A19 just north of Middlesborough, take the A689 (Bishops Auckland / Durham) exit and follow direction Sedgefield / Durham. After o.9 miles turn left at roundabout into The Wynd, and follow sign for Wynyard Golf Club. After o.7 miles turn left into Wellington Drive. After o.6 miles turn right into golf (The Wellington Course).

The Wynyard Club

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 1996

The Wynyard Club: Known as the Wellington course, the 18-holes of The Wynyard Club are arranged in two nine-hole loops, and lay down an excellent test for golfers of all levels. An undulating front-nine, with some of its holes lined by good-size houses and villas, gives way to a slightly flatter back-nine, where smaller residences, pleasant woodland and open countryside are more in evidence.

There is plenty of space to employ the "big timber" from the tee on most holes, and with water rarely in play, this is a course that offers the chance to card a good score. However, an abundance of stylish fairway and greenside bunkering will require good shot-making if its to be avoided, and the course is certainly toughening-up as earlier tree-planting matures.

The layout's fine array of straight and gently doglegging holes, and mix of short and long par-3s ensures plenty of variety in the golfing challenges you'll face. The course is typically presented in excellent condition, although the going can get a bit heavy after prolonged spells of wetter weather.

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Visitors

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 (April thru' Oct): £60.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Nearby Wynyard Hall (see Where2Stay details below) is a truly impressive stately home, attracting in bygone days the likes of Benjamin Disraeli, Winston Churchill and the Duke of Wellington - whose name was given to the first course at The Wynyard Club. Future plans for The Wynyard Club envisage an expansion of the golf facilities to include a second golf course.

Where2Stay

  • Wynyard Hall Country House Hotel4-star

    Wynyard, Tees Valley TS22 5NF

    +44 (0)1740 644 811

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    Set in its own beautiful and private grounds, stately Wynyard Hall has a charm and character that captivates all who visit. To stay at Wynyard Hall is to share the experience with some of history’s most influential figures including Charles Dickens, Benjamin Disraeli, Winston Churchill and the Duke of Wellington.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Wynyard (o.5 mi)

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      No

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Seaton Carew; Brancepeth Castle; Rockcliffe Hall.

  • Hardwick Hall Hotel4-star

    Sedgefield, Co Durham TS21 2EH

    +44 (0)1740 620 253

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    Hardwick Hall Hotel is located just off the A1(M), nestling in beautiful County Durham countryside and surrounded by the Hardwick Country Park. The hotel has 51 individually decorated spacious luxury bedrooms, conference, wedding and banqueting suites, free WIFI, meetings rooms and the Rib Room Steakhouse & Grill. It is also home to the North East's Lobster and Oyster Festivals.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      No

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Wynyard; Seaton Carew; Brancepeth Castle; Rockcliffe Hall.

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