Stay & play in picturesque Dorset
One of the prettiest counties in England, Dorset is the ideal place for a golfing getaway in the scenic countryside. The combination of low-lying heathland and woodland, spectacular open countryside and established seaside resorts such as Bournemouth make this a popular unmatched destination for golfers.
Combine top-quality golf, great transport links and excellent choice of accommodation for a truly enjoyable golf break.
Why play golf in Dorset?
- Fantastic links golf courses
- Excellent golf & nightlife
- A golf trip here is great for groups
- A sunny seaside location
Tee-up on a variety immaculate fairways
When it comes to golf courses, Dorset offers the best of both worlds. Whether you enjoy parkland or link-style golf, you will find a wide variety of courses to whet your appetite. There are few counties where you will find a more varied topography than Dorset.
The Dorset Golf and Country Club offers both a championship Lakeland course alongside a tree-lined woodland course. Popular venues including the Isle of Purbeck, Dudsbury and Broadstone boast immaculate well-maintained fairways that offer enjoyable challenges and excellent drainage, perfect for year-round playability.
Bournemouth golf tours are among the most popular with groups who appreciate the après golf.
Popular golf destinations in Dorset
Majestic scenery & so much more
It’s not just the varied layouts that attract golfers to this region, but the majestic scenery surrounding the courses. Venues including Ferndown offer beautiful heathlands lined with heather and pines.
Golfers can experience a true taste of the charming English countryside through Dudsbury, Parkstone and Remedy Oak.
Choose from a great range of self-catering accommodation, or convenient luxury five-star resorts to complete your trip. What’s more? The venues offer great value for money and are within easy reach!
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Not sure where to play? Browse our map and find your ideal destination in a continent of possibilities. We know you will be spoiled for choice! Remember our knowledgeable golf experts are ready to answer any questions.
Explore Dorset’s top-class accommodation
When it comes to accommodation, Dorset has it all. We offer a wide range of modern, traditional and convenient hotels to suit your needs. Some of our most popular recommended venues include the Durley Dean Hotel, Holiday Inn Bournemouth and Best Western Hotel Royale. Here you will find comfortable, stylish spacious rooms combined with fantastic service and excellent facilities.