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Address: Formby Golf Club Golf Road | Formby, Liverpool L37 1YH, England
Phone Number: 01704 872164

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2 ball visitors

Played 2 ball at Formby yesterday on visit to the area from London. Everyone from reception ,bar staff and Pro shop were very welcoming and professional . Our experience was made... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2016
JCM7105
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Played 2 ball at Formby yesterday on visit to the area from London. Everyone from reception ,bar staff and Pro shop were very welcoming and professional . Our experience was made all the better with the Pro getting us off before a 4 ball and a 4 ball members group calling us through immediately on the second. Course in great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Visited at the end of April for the day and had a fantastic experience. Course was in fantastic condition and their wasn't a bad hope on the course a real good test of golf. The views from some of the tee's were spectacular particularly on the 9th. Clubhouse is also top class and excellent food. Overall an amazing day and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

This was a good track and provides good value. The course is home to the endangered red squirrel and we were fortunate enough to see one of the red squirrels during our round. The course is fairly hilly and I would rate it as a must play while staying in the Southport Area along with Hillside and the big 3... More 

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Just a few minutes away from Southport, Forby presents a challenge equal to the nearby Open Championship venues. The course moves away from the Clubhouse on relatively flat ground but soon finds rolling landscape, sand dunes and quite a bit of pine forest. The uphill par 3 10th has all the appearance of a relatively easy shot unless the wind... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Formby is a hidden gem, known to the English but not Americans. It has everything for a memorable golf experience. The clubhouse is beautiful and if you can get in reserve a dormy room in the clubhouse. Sleeping in the clubhouse before and after a great round makes for a great time. No driving after drinks and a meal just... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

I have to say that the welcome we received from the ladies was unbelievable. Thanks girls we had a fantastic day. The main course Well we were told "You can't come in your not insured " would recommend the ladies course. 1st rate

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Willenhall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Brilliant golf club and very friendly staff. I would say this is on parr with the Derby at The Belfry golf club

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Drayton, Oxon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

What a special golf course this is! Played all over the world and can't remember enjoying a course more. Excellent condition, amazing tee boxes, greens and bunkers. Worth every penny. Everyone very welcoming. If you are passing by this course ....don't! Stop and treat yourself. We will be back I'm sure.

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Moresby Parks
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

This was a one night including. two games of golf on the famous Formby links. We stayed the night in the golf club dormy house and although pretty basic, especially the toilet facilities, it was quite comfortable, the staff were pretty helpful but very disappointed there was no evening catering, we had to go elsewhere for a meal,a bit inconvenient.... More 

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Played golf at Formby with two friends on Tuesday 28th July. Great course in excellent condition. Friendly welcome from receptionist and staff in bar and pro shop. Would return.

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