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Dunstanburgh Castle Golf Club

Address: Embleton Bay, Embleton, Alnwick, England
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Ranked #1 of 2 Attractions in Embleton
Type: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
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Type: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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English first
London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This has to be one of the most scenic courses in NE England with Dunstanburgh Castle towering over the farthest southern part of the course. The course is pleasant to play. It is wide enough not to be annoying but tough enough not to be boring either. Some holes are joyful. The third has a tee shot over a hillock... More 

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Barkisland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great value and good quality food. Very busy at the time but still food came out very quickly. I would recommend it.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Food was good but a bit pricey for what you get 3.50 for a roll and sausage is on the steep side.food was good and they had some nice cakes for morning coffee.cosy and staff were friendly but other customers who were regulars were not so friendly. Not much parking near by in busy seasons but plenty up the hill... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Felt that our custom wasn't wanted, staff too busy talking too each other. I could only have a cup of coffee as didn't cater for gluten free diets

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
18 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

OK the course condition is not mint but the location overlooking the huge beach and Dunstanburgh Castle cannot be bettered. The ladies who run the clubhouse are extremely friendly and knowledgeable and the rates provide good value for money. Overall, a great place to play links golf.

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Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Been out walking popped in for quick refreshment may I add been here few times place is in need of a facelift! 1 member of staff on each occasion was miserable same member attirude stank! We won't be back not wasting my money !

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Dropped in for a coffee and cake. Pleasant staff and good service. Well worth a stop off for any walker who is need of refreshment. They have water bowls for the 4 legged walking companions as well.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We just popped in here for lunch before going for a walk on the beach. The eating area is plain but pleasant enough. The lady serving had a really surly attitude, really unfriendly. She managed to take our order and payment without hardly speaking, let alone smiling. We both had vegetable soup which was tasty but quite salty and came... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Decent pub snacks at a reasonable price. Nice to sit outside. Didn't play golf, just wanted a drink and some eats after a long walk from the Castle. Cheery staff.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

No idea about the golfing (I don't play!), we used the club as a convenient place to park and enjoy hot drinks and cakes after a walk to Dunstanburgh castle. No complaints at all and a lovely location.

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