Best golf courses: Utrecht

Utrecht: 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.
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Mon thru' Thur
Utrecht
Colt, Harry

Visitors?

Mon thru' Thur

Nearest city

Utrecht

Designer

Harry Colt designed the current course layout.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Mon thru' Thur
Utrecht
Phillips, Kyle

Visitors?

Mon thru' Thur

Nearest city

Utrecht

Designer

Designed by Kyle Phillips, with input from Robert Trent Jones Jr. During the project's early phases, Phillips was working for the firm of Robert Trent Jones II.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Weekdays only
Utrecht
Burrows & Colt

Visitors?

Weekdays only

Nearest city

Utrecht

Designer

Original 9-hole course at this location designed by Henry Burrows (1917). Extended to 18-holes by Harry Colt (1928). Subsequent modifications made by Sir Guy Campbell (1952) and Kyle Phillips (2009).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Utrecht
Pennink & Steel

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Utrecht

Designer

Original design by Frank Pennink, who died before Hoge Kleij was completed. Donald Steel, Pennink's one-time partner, ensured the course was completed. Later renovations by Frank Pont.

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Utrecht
Rijks, Alan

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Utrecht

Designer

Alan Rijks & Roel van Aalderen.
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Not Sundays
Utrecht
Dudok van Heel, Joan

Visitors?

Not Sundays

Nearest city

Utrecht

Designer

Original design by Joan Dudok van Heel (1986); later additions by Gerard Jol & Roel van Aalderen (2004).
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Mon thru' Thur
Utrecht
Steensels, Bruno

Visitors?

Mon thru' Thur

Nearest city

Utrecht

Designer

Bruno Steensels (Belg).
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Utrecht
Montgomerie, Colin

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Utrecht

Designer

A Colin Montgomerie Signature Course created with Ross McMurray of European Golf Design.

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