A true golfing staple
One of the richest golf counties in England, Northamptonshire is the ideal destination for a break for any group of golfers. The county boasts a plethora of renowned, traditional and hidden gem courses throughout its beautiful rural countryside including Staverton Park and Hellidon Lakes.
Why play golf in Northamptonshire?
- Easily accessible M1 & M6
- Home of Towcester Racecourse with live Greyhound racing
- Fine local produce & food
- Home of British Grand Prix at Silverstone Race Track
Golf with some of the best panoramas around
A few notable highlights of Northamptonshire include Hellidon Lakes, which offers three loops of nine that meander through the wonderful rolling valleys of Northamptonshire and demonstrates the natural beauty the county benefits from. Staverton Park Golf Course is another of the county's best, a par-71 featuring numerous water hazards, intricate hole design and excellent pre/post-round facilities; it is rightfully considered one of the best in the area.
What makes golf in Northamptonshire so great is the incredible variety of different courses available meaning that any golfer of any ability is likely to find a course which suits their style of play. Not to mention, the courses of Northamptonshire are always well-maintained so there will rarely be a time when you’re not playing the courses at their best.
Most popular golf resorts in Northamptonshire
Golf in Northamptonshire
Treat yourself to a taste of luxury
There are several hidden gems and unmatched venues in Northamptonshire. Not least of them are Whittlebury Hall 4* and De Vere Staverton Estate. With over 244 well-designed bedrooms, De Vere Staverton Estate is a superb choice for golfing groups, with all the leisure facilities you’ll need through your stay, including an indoor swimming pool, gym and many other spa amenities.
Hellidon Lakes Golf & Spa Hotel is another great base for golfing groups with an onsite 4-lane bowling alley, adding a whole new dimension to the golf weekend. It is set in 220 acres of rolling countryside with eight beautiful lakes and offers stylish, spacious modern rooms.
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