Golf courses in Lancashire
Whether it’s a traditional links challenge or a resort-based break, Lancashire has a huge variety of courses to suit every group. A base in Blackpool will allow fantastic access to the Fylde Coast’s plethora of golfing options and unlimited options for a 19th hole beverage! For those looking to unwind, Lancashire also boasts top quality resorts such as the Best Western Garstang Country Hotel & Golf Centre or Shaw Hill Golf & Country Club. Head to the North West on your next trip and experience the lustre of golf in Lancashire.
Why play golf in Lancashire?
- Host county to The Open
- Mix of parkland & links courses
- Easily accessible in centre of UK
- The best stretch of links golf in the UK
Classic links layouts, a stone’s throw from the nightlife
The most illustrious of the courses in Lancashire must surely be Royal Lytham & St Anne’s. This frequent host of The Open Championship is a must-visit for every golfer.
But be aware! You’ll have to bring your best game to join the likes of Ernie Els, Gary Player and Seve Ballesteros in coming out on top of this links beast. With a brutal opening Par 3 and six strong Par 4’s to finish, Royal Lytham & St Anne’s is a proper test of golf, by any measure.
Further inland, the likes of Garstang Country Hotel & Golf Centre and Shaw Hill Golf & Country Club provide relaxing options for groups looking to unwind.
With the courses a mere 7-iron from the hotel, you can head to the course, visit the 19th hole, relax in the spa and dine in the restaurant without the need to head back into your car!
Looking for a livelier trip, check out our options in Blackpool, including the fantastic resort at Heron’s Reach. You’re spoilt for choice for a post-round beverage in Blackpool and its central location means that all of the courses on the Fylde Coast are no more than a 20-minute drive away.
Golf in Lancashire
A guaranteed memorable golf break in Lancashire
Lancashire golf breaks pave the way for possibly the most memorable holiday in the UK.
With the famous English Golf Coast located in this miraculous county, golfers have some of the most famous links courses situated in scenic regions at their fingertips.
A golf break in Lancashire is ideal for groups, with the lively centres of Blackpool and Southport ensuring that the off-course activity is as exciting as the golf. The best part? Lancashire is very easily accessible.
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Stay in Lancashire's top-rated resorts
When It comes to accommodation, we recommend Shaw Hill Golf and Country Club 3*, one of the most highly regarded golf and spa resorts within the North of England. Situated in stunning woodland and popular among groups and couples, it offers an award-winning restaurant and fantastic views overlooking the golf course.
The best Western Garstang Country Hotel & Golf Centre 3* is another excellent option, conveniently situated in close proximity to many places including Blackpool, Preston and Lancaster. The well-kept gardens make the ideal setting for a golf break, with a warm homely feel to the venue.