Holyhead, Anglesey LL65 2YL
18 holes. Heathland course. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
15 miles NW of Bangor
6 miles before Holyhead, leave the A55 at exit 3 and follow A5 direction Valley (do not take RAF Valley exit). After o.6 miles at traffic lights turn left onto B4545 direction Trearddur Bay. After 3.7 miles turn left into Lon Garregfawr. After 100 yards golf parking is on your right.
Holyhead Golf Club or Trearddur Bay as it is sometimes known, is home to a links golf course set back a kilometer or so from the sea, on Anglesey's Holy Island. Don't blame designer James Braid for the rocky outcrops, thick gorse bushes, tight fairways, many elevated greens and other "dangerous" features that await - especially on the tougher front nine. Someone had to shape the course to the undulating terraine, and Braid admirably succeeded in doing this.
The result of Braid's creative design is a course rich in character and full of charm, that will provide a fair but stringent examination of your golfing skills, most especially if the wind is blowing (as it often does). Sea and surrounding countryside views are ever-present; maintenance standards are generally excellent and the "no-two-holes-alike" character of the course all combine to weave their golfing spell on the first time visitor.
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.
Must book in advance. Handicap required.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
Players generally walk this course.
Nearby RAF Valley is an active RAF training station, as the not infrequent roar of fighter jets may testify.
Wales: 22nd best course in Wales (Golf World, 2019).
Trearddur Bay, Holyhead, Anglesey LL65 2UN
+44 (0)1407 860 301Visit website
Overlooking the beautiful bay of Trearddur with its blue flag beach and low-lying cliffs the Trearddur Bay Hotel boasts the ideal beside the sea location.
Lon St Ffraid, Trearddur, Angelsey LL65 2YT
+44 (0)1407 860 332Visit website
This 15 bedroom motel affords an alternative to hotel accommodation close to the centre of Trearddur Bay. Just 10 minutes from Holyhead and 200 yards from Trearddur’s fabulous blue-flag beach.
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