Editor’s Choice Golf Hotels

2018 Editor's Choice Hotels for Golfers

Editor’s Choice Golf Hotels

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Budock Vean

Budock Vean - Two Night Special Offer

Mawnan Smith

‘The beautiful location, wonderful service and excellent food keep us coming back.’
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
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The Lake

The Lake - Champagne escape offer

Llangammarch Wells

Approached via quiet lanes bordered by hedgerows and dark-limbed trees, Jean-Pierre Mifsud’s Victorian hunting lodge-turned-country house hotel stands in extensive grounds stretching to a lake on the River Irfon.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • tennis
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • wine
  • disabled
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Marlfield House

Marlfield House - Two Night Break Special Offer

Gorey

In woodland and extensive formal gardens, the Bowe family’s ‘beautiful’ Regency-style mansion has been providing ‘prompt and attentive service’ for more than 35 years.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • wine
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The Atlantic Hotel

The Atlantic Hotel - Free Dinner Offer

St Brelade

‘Nothing has changed. All is great,’ say guests on a return visit to Patrick Burke’s luxury hotel.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
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Balcary Bay Hotel

Balcary Bay Hotel

Auchencairn

‘Happily, as good as ever,’ writes a Guide reader this year, revisiting Graeme Lamb’s ‘well-run’ hotel on the Solway Firth, where the views stretch across the bay towards the hills of Cumbria.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • seaside
  • view
  • disabled
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Rathmullan House

Rathmullan House

Rathmullan

On the shores of Lough Swilly, give in to the ‘old-fashioned demeanour’ of the Wheeler family’s hotel, as did guests this year, who found it – and its collection of lough-facing sitting rooms – ‘endearing’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • seaside
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • disabled
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Skeabost House Hotel

Skeabost House Hotel

Skeabost Bridge

Catch sight of this ‘impressive’ Victorian hunting lodge through the trees as you approach; closer up, discover the ‘manicured grounds’ running down to Loch Snizort.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
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Park House

Park House

Bepton

The day is one long round of pleasure at this ‘luxurious but unstuffy’ Edwardian country house beneath the South Downs, where classic lawn sports and garden games make jolly the ‘gorgeous, well-maintained’ grounds.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • activities
  • wine
  • value
  • disabled
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Ballathie House

Ballathie House

Kinclaven

Watch for roaming deer as you follow the ‘long, attractive drive’ to the Milligan family’s Victorian country house on the banks of the River Tay.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • country_house
  • view
  • activities
  • disabled
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Riverwood

Riverwood

Strathtay

The River Tay flows by wooded grounds awash with bluebells in springtime, at Ann and Alf Berry’s modern B&B, in a pretty conservation village.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • b&b
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2017 Editor's Choice Hotels for Golfers

Editor’s Choice Golf Hotels

1
Special offer
Budock Vean

Budock Vean - Two Night Special Offer

Mawnan Smith

‘The beautiful location, wonderful service and excellent food keep us coming back.’
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
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Chewton Glen

Chewton Glen - 4 Nights for 3

New Milton

‘Superb’, ‘excellent’, ‘impressive’, ‘delightful’ – on the edge of the New Forest, this model of a country house hotel and spa is on top form, having celebrated its golden anniversary.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • cooking_school
  • view
  • wine
  • disabled
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Gilpin Hotel and Lake House

Gilpin Hotel and Lake House - Indulgence Afternoon Offer

Windermere

‘Nothing compares to this special place,’ says a Guide reader in 2017 after a return visit to the Cunliffe family’s glamorous country house hotel.
  • weddings
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • wine
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Special offer
The Atlantic Hotel

The Atlantic Hotel - Free Dinner Offer

St Brelade

‘Nothing has changed. All is great,’ say guests on a return visit to Patrick Burke’s luxury hotel.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
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Trefeddian Hotel

Trefeddian Hotel - Great Value Winter Breaks

Aberdyfi

‘The sun doesn’t have to shine before you get a warm welcome,’ writes a reader in 2017, of this much-loved hotel overlooking Cardigan Bay.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • indoor_pool
  • view
  • b&b
  • disabled
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Park House

Park House

Bepton

The day is one long round of pleasure at this ‘luxurious but unstuffy’ Edwardian country house beneath the South Downs, where classic lawn sports and garden games make jolly the ‘gorgeous, well-maintained’ grounds.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • activities
  • wine
  • value
  • disabled
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Ballathie House

Ballathie House

Kinclaven

Watch for roaming deer as you follow the ‘long, attractive drive’ to the Milligan family’s Victorian country house on the banks of the River Tay.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • country_house
  • view
  • activities
  • disabled
8
Riverwood

Riverwood

Strathtay

The River Tay flows by wooded grounds awash with bluebells in springtime, at Ann and Alf Berry’s modern B&B, in a pretty conservation village.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • b&b
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2016 Editor's Choice Hotels for Golfers

Editor’s Choice Golf Hotels

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Castle Cottage

Castle Cottage

Harlech

What first smites the eye is the town’s medieval castle, formidable on its cliff-top. Steps behind it, this restaurant-with-rooms – in two adjoining 16th-century buildings restored and refurbished with contemporary flair – is no less of a surprise.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • value
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • garden
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Glenapp Castle

Glenapp Castle

Ballantrae

Drive through the ‘splendid’ wrought iron gates and up a ‘beautifully wooded’ path: in ‘meticulously tended’ grounds stands this ‘impressive’ 19th-century Scottish baronial castle.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • historic
  • spa
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Stella Maris

Stella Maris

Ballycastle

‘It is dramatically beautiful here, and totally tranquil.’
  • weddings
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • view
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St Enodoc

St Enodoc

Rock

In a fashionable resort on the Camel estuary, this child-friendly hotel has a light, Mediterranean decor with bright colours and original artwork. There are stone floors, open spaces in the public areas.
  • swimming
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • wifi
  • swimming_pool
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Carrig Country House and Restaurant

Carrig Country House and Restaurant

Caragh Lake

Landscaped and wooded gardens filled with rare shrubs surround this Victorian manor house and former hunting and fishing lodge on the shores of Caragh Lake. Frank and Mary Slattery bought and extended it in 1996, furnishing it throughout with antiques
  • weddings
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • disabled
10% discount voucher