Thorpeness Hotel & Golf Club


3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   Thorpeness Hotel & Golf Club Est. 1922

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Thorpeness Hotel & Golf Club: Like neighbouring Aldeburgh, this is a heathland course with an abundance of gorse and heather, ensuring plenty of golfing challenges and potentially making wayward shots tough to find. The back-nine gets the edge over the front, with perhaps the more interesting and testing golf holes. Don't think that the par of 69 translates into an easy-going layout. You will need to drive the ball accurately to find the not overly wide fairways, and birdie opportunities will need to be taken when they can, with only one par-5 in the layout. A classic heathland course and generally a busy one, so don’t always expect a quick round.

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Making Contact

Thorpeness Hotel & Golf Club
Lakeside Ave,
Thorpeness, Suffolk IP16 4NH
England
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Office   +44 (0)1728 452 176
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1728 454 926
Fax

  +44 (0)1728 453 868

Email   info@thorpeness.co.uk
Website   www.thorpeness.co.uk
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Golf Pro
 
Frank Hill / Christopher Oldrey.
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Heathland course.
Gently undulating terrain - no effort to walk.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: James Braid
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6271 6034 5469
Par 69 69 74
SSS or Slope 71 70 72
 
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How2Get There?

25 miles NE of Ipswich

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: Mon-Thur £46; Fri-Sun £49. [Contact club for full details, discounts, day tickets, 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. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities
Limited
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Did you know?

The House in the Clouds (and windmill) behind the 18th are rather special !

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Location

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Latitude: (52.181438)
Longitude: (1.606740)
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Thorpeness Hotel & Golf Club 3-star
Thorpeness, Aldeburgh, Suffolk IP16 4NH
+44 (0)1728 452 176
www.thorpeness.co.uk

The 3-star Thorpeness Hotel is situated in a peaceful location next to the Meare (fresh water lake) and 5 minutes’ walk from the beach. Offering traditional hospitality throughout the year and operating to the highest of standards, facilities include 36 spacious and comfortable bedrooms many of which have views of the Meare or the golf course.

Golf at this hotel Thorpeness
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Golf within 5 miles Aldeburgh.
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Golf within 20 miles No
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Wentworth Hotel 3-star
Aldeburgh, Suffolk IP15 5BD
+44 (0)1728 454 343



Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 5 miles Aldeburgh; Thorpeness
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