Best golf courses: Reading

Reading: 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.
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Mon thru' Thur
Reading
Hawtree, Martin

Visitors?

Mon thru' Thur

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Martin Hawtree
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Wkdays & Sun pm
Reading
Colt, Harry

Visitors?

Wkdays & Sun pm

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

English course architect Harry Colt

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Weekdays only
Reading
Paxton, Peter

Visitors?

Weekdays only

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Peter Paxton

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Wkends restrictd
Reading
Morris, Old Tom

Visitors?

Wkends restrictd

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Old Tom Morris

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Reading
Park Jr, Willie

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Willie Park Jr.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Reading
Steel, Donald

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Donald Steel

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Weekdays only
Reading
Turner, John H.

Visitors?

Weekdays only

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

John H. Turner

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Reading
Braid, James

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Original course designed by James Braid (1910) and modified by Harry Colt (1913). Current layout mainly designed by Scottish course architect Philip Mackenzie Ross (1930s).

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Reading
Tucker, Jonathan

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Current course designed by Jonathan Tucker.

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Reading
Fergusson, Samuel Mure

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Samuel Mure Fergusson

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Wkends restrictd
Reading
Park Jr, Willie

Visitors?

Wkends restrictd

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Willie Park Jr.

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Wkends restrictd
Reading
Stagg, Robin

Visitors?

Wkends restrictd

Nearest city

Reading

Designer

Robin Stagg

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