Book a top-quality golf escape in this popular county

Set against the glorious backdrop of the Cotswolds, this friendly region is teeming with fantastic courses and resorts that will offer you a relaxing, enjoyable golf break in Gloucestershire. Experience first hand the great destination where It boasts medieval buildings with Roman and Norman architecture. Cheltenham also lies within the amazing county, greatly known for Cheltenham Festival which is loved by many. Also, swing by the largest ice cream factory in the UK, Walls factory in Gloucester.

From the quality of the golf courses to the picturesque locations and wide off-site activities, there is something for everyone.

Why book a golf break in Gloucestershire?

  • Experience some of England's most picturesque countryside
  • Discover PGA Championship & EuroPro Tour events courses
  • Explore the home of The Cheltenham Festival
  • Enjoy local produce from Gloucester’s Eastgate Indoor Market

Play at Gloucestershire's finest courses

Gloucestershire offers a range of fantastic golf clubs that include many championship courses. The greens are not only of fantastic quality with good drainage, but they also offer excellent onsite practice facilities and golf tuition.

Set among towering sand dunes, Burnham & Berrow Golf Club boasts a great practice area and a fully stocked pro shop. Located in mature parkland on the edge of the Cotswolds, Gloucester Golf Club is a real local favourite offering a really exciting challenge, as well as The Bells Hotel & Forest of Dean Golf Club is a must-visit due to its course design that interlinks with the natural surroundings.

Gloucestershire’s outstanding natural beauty

The best part about golfing in Gloucestershire is that the courses are all idyllically located in a county that possesses the Cotswold Hills, sections of the Severn Valley and a huge chunk of the Forest of Dean.

Gloucestershire is ideal for golfers looking for top-quality golf combined with an array of outdoor activities. Trek between the honey-hued clusters that make up the picture-perfect Cotswold villages, or cycle off the beaten track through oaks and beeches in the Forest of Dean.

For a fun-filled family day out, Gloucestershire towns will give you a glimpse of regency high life and medieval market squares. There’s never a shortage of attractions in Gloucestershire. Make sure you visit Gloucester’s Eastgate Indoor Market to try delicious local produce including Double Gloucester cheese.

Few courses can match the beauty of the Kendleshire Golf Club. Conveniently the courses aren’t far from quaint towns, so golfers can enjoy a range of leisure activities.

Our experts say...

Gloucestershire is a truly stunning destination with a variety of beautiful towns and villages. Many attractions are nearby, championship courses are fantastic, and hotels offer comfortable accommodation and great amenities.

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Jordan Manning

Scotland & Ireland Team Leader

Golf travel tips for Gloucestershire

Best months for golfing weather:

May to September

Best months for value:

April & October

Most popular months:

June, July & August

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Experience excellence in top-rated hotels

Offering traditional elegance and top-class hospitality, we recommend Hilton Puckrup Hall 4* Hotel, set on the edge of Cotswolds and offering a beautiful championship par 70 course. With a gym, spa and indoor swimming pool all on-site, golfers can enjoy a relaxing weekend without having to leave the resort.

Also, the Bells Hotel & Forest of Dean Golf Club is perfectly located outside Coleford. With great facilities including a well stocked pro shop and bar accompanied by their welcoming staff, its a great destination for value.

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