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Dunstanburgh Castle Golf Course

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Stopped for lunch

We stopped by for lunch at the clubhouse after lovely walk along Embleton bay beach. The area is... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Sue G
Greater London, United Kingdom
Golf week

Returned to this pretty links course and again it did not dissapoint us. A great test of golf with... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
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Dunstanburgh Castle nestles in Embleton Bay in Northumberland (near Alnwick) and boasts to being one of the finest golf courses in the area. There are holes to challenge golfers of all skill levels and ages. It is a traditional links course, created...more
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Embleton, Alnwick NE66 3XQ, England
+44 1665 576562
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had breakfast on the 5th March . Excellent value in a superb location. The staff are welcoming and there is a super ambience

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Paul W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across this clubhouse by accident. It's open to the public and very close to the beach. Marking it down because it has very little choice for vegetarians, and its vegetable soup is made with ham stock! At least they know to make this clear...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank maggie44_11
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

This course is a gem. When you factor in the price. £35 for a tea and bacon sarnie before you go out, 18 holes of golf and then soup and sandwich afterwards. Amazing value. As for the course itself, it is a gem. Stunning views,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jqdickson
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We always visit their restaurant/ tea room every year. The staff are friendly and the food great, especially before a long walk

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gr53
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We stopped by for lunch at the clubhouse after lovely walk along Embleton bay beach. The area is lovely and there were a few people playing on the course when we passed through the footpaths. There were a lot of people with dogs sitting on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sue G
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife played here on a friend’s recommendation. We were not disappointed! The clubhouse doubles as a cafe for walkers in the area. The food is simple and excellent, sit inside or outside. Staff were great. As expected, it was very windy for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hazelnutineverybite
Reviewed September 13, 2018

played here on a lovely Wednesday afternoon the wind was blowing as normal for a links course great fairways suburb greens all in all a great test this course can destroy you if you are not playing well the club house is an old building...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Worlad
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Returned to this pretty links course and again it did not dissapoint us. A great test of golf with a lovely par 3 over the cliffs. There are some courses that just bring you back and this is one of them. They did a summer...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank andyconcrete
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Dunstanburgh golf club is a challenge on any day of the week! However, it is generally windy, so you will find the holes are divided between into the wind and downwind! The first is prevailing into wind as is the 18th! So as with all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed August 4, 2018

I stayed at the cottage behind the club, which is managed by the club, and had a great experience all around. The cottage had stunning views and was a quick walk to the clubhouse and beach. I ate breakfast at the clubhouse every day, and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Zorah G
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