Best golf courses: Chester

Chester: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in and around this city. Each golf club has been visited and/or researched by Where2Golf. Click on the course name below to discover more. The course ratings below range from 5 highest, to 2 lowest. They attempt to provide an indication of the golfing experience you might expect at the course (based on its design, condition and surroundings). Hover your cursor above the Rating Key below for the rating definitions.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
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Higgins, Alan

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Alan Higgins

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
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Nicklaus, Jack & Steve

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Jack Nicklaus & Steve Nicklaus

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Chester
Fowler, Herbert

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Herbert Fowler

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Chester
Huggett, Brian

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Brian Huggett
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
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Braid, James

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James Braid
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
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Unknown (although most of the front nine dates from the 1960s and 70s).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
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Steel, Donald

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Donald Steel

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
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Rouse, Tim

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Tim Rouse

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
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Ray, Ted

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Originally designed by Ted Ray (1920). Later improvements made by Harry Colt (1925). The existing 2nd, 3rd and 4th holes were designed by Fred Hawtree (1955) when the original 2nd and 3rd were lost to a road widening project.

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Chester
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3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
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Braid, James

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Current course designed by James Braid (1929)

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