Golf in North Devon

Saunton Golf Club

Saunton, Nr Braunton, Devon EX33 1LG

Tel; 01271 812436

Two famous links courses at Saunton

36 holes, the Championship East Course 6708 yards, Par 73 and newer West Course 6356 yards, Par 71

Handicap requirements; Handicap certificate required

Ilfracombe Golf Club

Hele Bay, Ilfracombe, North Devon EX34 9RT

Tel; 01271 862176

An interesting course with supurb views over the sea and moors

18 holes, Par 68, Mens Y’dage 5795, Ladies Y’dge 5293

Handicap requirements; Preferred

Portmore Golf Park Barnstaple

Portmore Golf Park, Landkey Road, Barnstaple, North Devon EX32 9LB

Tel; 01271 378378

Undercover floodlit golf range and two parkland courses

27 holes – Par 71, Mens Y’dage 6251, Ladies Y’dge 5622

Handicap requirements; None on Landkey / full dress code on Barum

Highbullen Hotel & Golf Course

Chittlehamholt, Umberleigh, Devon EX37 9HD

Tel; 01769 540530

18 holes – 5750yds – Par 68, Mens Y’dage 5562, Ladies Y’dge 4371

Green Fees: from £24 per round W/D, £28 W/E, £32 per day, £36 per day W/E.

Highbullen’s 18 hole course is set in some of Devon’s most spectacular scenery, with dramatic views of both Dartmoor and Exmoor.

Handicap requirements; None.

Great Torrington Golf Club

Weare Trees, Torrington EX38 7EZ

Tel. 01805 622229

Heathland Course – 2 x 9 Holes – 4029yds – Par 64

Established in 1895, on Torrington Common, the course has changed very little. Renowned for its superb greens and all year round playing conditions. Friendly atmosphere with excellent bar and catering facilities. Societies welcome.

Handicap requirements; None. Usual dress standards apply

Royal North Devon, Westward Ho!

Golf Links Road, Westward Ho! Bideford, North Devon EX39 1HD

Tel; 01237 473817

The oldest seaside links in England. The clubhouse has a golfing museum. Spectacular views over Bideford Bay and to Lundy Island on the horizon.

18 holes – Par 72, Mens Y’dage 6665, Ladies Y’dge 5703

Handicap requirements; Preferred

Libbaton Golf Club

High Bickington, North Devon EX37 9BS

Tel. 01769 560269

A very attractive parkland course featuring lakes and offering a challenge to both the experienced and novice golfer

18 holes – Par 73, Mens Y’dage 6481, Ladies Y’dge 5481

Handicap requirements; None.

Willingcott Valley Golf Club

Willingcott, Woolacombe, Devon EX34 7HN

Tel; 01271 870173

Parkland Course – 9 holes /18 Tees – 6004yds – Par 71

Re-opens April 2003. New 18 hole course, with 3 par 5’s, 4 par 3’s and 11 par 4’s. Peter Lang the designer has produced a dramatic and scenic environment with breathtaking views over to Exmoor.

Handicap requirements; None. Usual dress standards apply

Woolacombe and Mortehoe Golf Club

Easewell Farm Holiday Park, Mortehoe, North Devon EX34 7EH

Tel; 01271 870566

A 9 hole course with exceptional sea views to Lundy and Wales

9 holes (18 tees) – Par 66, Mens Y’dage 4729, Ladies Y’dge 4383

Handicap requirements; None.

Holsworthy Golf Club

Killatree, Holsworthy, Devon EX22 6LP

Tel; 01409 253177

Parkland Course – 18 hole – 6100yds – Par 72

Handicap requirements; None.

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