Newport Golf Club


3+ (3 gold): one of our top-rated 3-star courses, worthy of 3½ stars.
   Newport Golf Club Est. 1903

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Newport Golf Club: Without doubt, Newport is one of the pleasantest of the inland parkland golf courses in South Wales, and is surely one of the best layouts. The course is located some 300 ft above sea level on an inland plateau, providing beautiful views onto the surrounding hills of North Gwent. The course is laid out among the birch, beech and oak trees of the Llwyni Wood which surrounds much of the course. The gentle slopes and undulations provide a varied and thoroughly interesting topography, with a more open aspect to the front-nine, and some of the best holes coming on the more wooded back-nine. The use of steep-faced grass bunkers, rather than fairway sand-traps, reinforces the natural feel of the course. Upkeep is generally very good, not least on the excellent greens.

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Making Contact

Newport Golf Club
Great Oak, Rogerstone,
Newport, South Wales NP10 9FX
Wales
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Office   +44 (0)1633 892 643
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1633 893 271
Fax

  +44 (0)1633 896 676

Email   secretary@newportgolfclub.org.uk
Website   www.newportgolfclub.org.uk
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Golf Pro
 
Paul Harris (Club PGA Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and rural countryside.
 
Designer: Willie Fernie
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6500 6273 5814
Par 72 72 74
SSS or Slope 72 71 73
 
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How2Get There?

3 miles W of Newport
Leave M4 at exit 27. Follow the B4591 direction High Cross (then Risca). After 1.2 miles at roundabout turn right into Great Oaks Park. After 100 yards turn right direction Golf Course. Golf is 100 yards in front of you (over narrow bridge).

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (April thru' Oct): weekdays £50; weekends £55. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays; more restricted on weekends.  Must book in advance. Handicap required.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Newport Golf Club, founded in 1903, moved to its current site at Great Oak in 1912. One of the greatest oaks, located on what was later to become the site of the golf course, was the massive Golynos Oak. When this massive tree was felled in 1810, it yielded 2,426 cubic feet of timber (worth £400 at that time) and six tons of bark (worth £200).

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Location

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Latitude: (51.597868)
Longitude: (-3.058174)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

The Celtic Manor Resort 5-star
Coldra Woods, Newport, Gwent NP18 1HQ
+44 (0)1633 413 000
www.celtic-manor.com

The Celtic Manor Resort is a world-class destination with exceptional golf, leisure and business facilities, offering informal luxury and seamless service. It is set in 1400 acres of panoramic parkland in the beautiful Usk Valley, and offers a 5-star 360 room hotel, 4-star 19th century Manor House with 70 guest rooms, conference and exhibition facilities, 5 restaurants, 3 championship golf courses, golf academy, 2 clubhouses and 2 luxury spas.

Golf at this hotel Celtic Manor (2010, Roman Road and Montgomerie courses)
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Golf within 5 miles No
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Golf within 20 miles Newport; St Pierre; Rolls of Monmouth
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Newport Lodge 3-star
Bryn Bevan, Brynglas Rd, Newport NP20 5QN
+44 (0)1633 821 818
www.newportlodgehotel.co.uk



Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 20 miles St Pierre
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