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Conditions
2.5
Value
3.4
Layout
3.8
Friendliness
3.6
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.0
49.5%
Recommend this course
32 out of 57 reviews
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2.8
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2.5
Value
3.4
Layout
3.6
Pace
3.9
Amenities
2.9
StaffFriendliness
3.7
52.2%
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12 out of 23 reviews
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2.5
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Layout
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Pace
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2.8
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3.7
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Style Links
Par 71
Length 6631 yards
Slope N/A
Rating N/A
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Blakes Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built N/A

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Visa, Delta, Mastercard, Switch
Walking Allowed Yes

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Banquet Facilities

Reviews

2.8
57 Reviews (57)
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Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Good value for money

Not the best green conditions compared to some other local courses but not as bad as some people had told me and it was still a nice course to play. Rough is thick so punishes wayward shots.

Staff were extremely nice and polite - Would definitely recommend to friends.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good value, challenging at times

Good course and good value ; greens could be a lot better.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played

Course is okay, but is empty and greens are awful

I played blakes many years ago and as a round was £10 thought I would give it a go and see what it is like. The course was empty with nobody ahead of us which was probably the only real good thing about the course. The fairways were okay but the greens were terrible. They were very patchy dry and extremely bumpy which made putting a lottery on the green.

I feel they are letting the course run down and any money they get from the course is a bonus.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Played here with my son, both single figure handicaps, both enjoyed the layout as there are quite a few testing and good holes but unfortunately the greens are terrible, we would definitely revisit but only if the greens were better!

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
First Time Playing

Poor greens

Very poor greens spoiled what could have been a great early monday morning round. Rest of course was okay..some of the rough was very long punishing any wayward drives

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
3.0
First Time Playing

Decent course but greens a disgrace

I think this is a slightly better than average course in that they have good open fairways, very long holes, good variety with water etc but completely let down by grassless, lumpy “greens”. It’s almost impossible to tell where they start as they are just patches of dirt. I accept that the weather has been dry and so some allowances have to be made but other courses in the same area have managed to maintain theirs to a much higher standard. Ruined what was otherwise a challenging and fun round.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
1.0
Previously Played

Terrible

Massively gone down hill.

Its been run into the ground.

Greens terrible
All bunkers under repair
Poor Tee box littered with tees' & rubbish.

Its basically a deserted golf course.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Walked

Inlands Links style not in good shape

Inlands Links style, with an easy walk.
Sadly most of the greens were diseased with bare patches, they could also do with watering very dry. Also the fairways weren't in good shape? All the Bunkers were GUR. We pay £10 for a 11:30am midweek tee time I wouldn't pay anymore.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played

Hasn’t been maintained in years

Greens were unplayable but staff were pleasant when you arrived at the course. No doubt the course has great potential but clearly it is no longer being cared for.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Fair
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
First Time Playing

Nice course, greens need water desperately!

Nice lay out friendly staff, well maintained apart from the greens that looked like they hadn’t been watered in at least a month, dead and bear in most places- real let down. guessing there’s a problem with water system as pop up sprinklers were undisturbed and had dry solid ground building up around them. Wouldn’t return until problem is fixed as it’s almost impossible to putt.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good coarse

Needs to be watered,very dry conditions and seems that there is a problem with the up keep of the water system

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
First Time Playing

Greens like cricket pitches

I've played four courses since golf has returned and this is the only course where the "Greens" were cracked, Completely brown and as hard as concrete. They have clearly not been watered in weeks.

Asked for a trolley but was told not allowed - Yet there were plenty on the course and every place I've played has no objection to them being used.

It was ten quid, So you get what you pay for i guess. And if you like your ball flying off solid dead "Greens" you'll like this place.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Previously Played

Struggling

Played this course twice since it has reopened, a week apart. The first time the course was in an adequate condition. Given the lockdown and everything happening, allowances were made. Greens were ok, little bumpy and dry. Bunkers were GUR.

Come back a week later... the prices have increased due to the demand. The greens are now unplayable, not been watered it seemed. And the fairways hadn’t been cut so was looking more like the first cut.

The pace of play was appalling on both occasions and the two-ball and not touching the flag rules seemed to not apply here either. It’s a shame as layout and design of the course is nice and is reasonably priced if the condition was improved.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Fair
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Coronavirus Escape

Was nice to get out and play with a friend.

Fairways were in good condition, although the greens were bear and lacked watering over the lockdown which was a shame.

Previously the course was in really good condition, less so now.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Windy weather
Walked

Unbelievably Good

The course was playing excellently, especially in the light of the recent wet and poor weather. The greens and tee boxes were well maintained, and the greens quite fast.
Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 restrictions, the club house facilities were very limited, and of course the restaurant was closed.
However, we had a very pleasant round on a very sunny, if somewhat windy day. (and I did not lose any balls on the "island" hole, actually hitting par for the first time - result !)

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Good course, fun and varied layout, average greens

I've played this course 3 times in the past month and really enjoy it. Long challenging fairways (especially as it's an open windy course) so you can really smash the driver. Quite hilly, fun and varied holes, so you get to use the whole arsenal. Great value for the price you pay. The only thing that needs some work are the greens as they are hard and bumpy and don't make for a good putting experience. Can't comment on the clubhouse facilities as it's been closed due to Covid.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
1.0
Previously Played

Awfull course

The course is in a terrible state! Not sure where the fairways and rough start and finish. Unable to see the difference from fairway to greens!!!!
Greens are so bad and scorched, possibly more water on the sun! If you go in the rough say goodbye to your ball. No sand In the bunkers so do not play out of them unless you dislike your clubs!

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
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