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Address: Bradshaws Lane, Southport PR8 3LG, England

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Fun time, very difficult!

Group of friends, couple of single figures and couple around 10, had a fourball late afternoon. Greeted by a starter, told a brief layout of some of the blind holes and off we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
MattD123456
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Group of friends, couple of single figures and couple around 10, had a fourball late afternoon. Greeted by a starter, told a brief layout of some of the blind holes and off we went! The course is really really good, but tough if you're having a bad day. Some holes were a devil into the wind, and the greens are... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

What a great club. Course is one of the most prestigious in the country, and the food and hospitality to match. Nothing to fault.

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Thank DavidTPtank
Telford, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

This club has a great reputation so I was interested to form my own opinion. The course is exceptional. Intimidating drives to narrow fairways indicate what a tough challenge you face. If you can avoid the bunkers the greens still present a test. You will find out what level of golfer you really are! Relief can be found in the... More 

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Thank DodgetheViper
Southport. Uk
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120 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

I've been here a few times as a guest of a member. The selection of food is pretty varied. There is a good selection of real ales as well as the usual drinks at the bar. Nice pot of coffee is served. Will definitely be going again. They serve a good all day breakfast.

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Thank Charlie111111
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172 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

S&A as it's known has a long and distinguished history as testified by the photos in the clubhouse. A pretty course, playing over prime links land, relatively level, with plenty of gorse & heather and wildlife (saw pheasants, a fox & several birds of prey) A tough interesting course, the routing is a little unusual but the quality is in... More 

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Berkeley, California
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236 reviews
103 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Could be overlooked with Open Championship Courses as well as others so close. The opening par 3 may not be for everyone but, absent significant wind, provides relatively easy access to the rest of the course. This is a very attractive course which varies between shorter shot challenges to holes requiring significant length. The Clubhouse is quite welcoming both by... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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315 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

S & A is a wonderful course with a wide variety of holes, memorable landmarks and topography. It is tough but fair and less penal than many in the area. The course is well conditioned. The clubhouse is very nice with a great view of the course from the bar. this is a must play course in the area

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Hobe Sound, Florida
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80 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Lovely course; well maintained; former Ryder Cup venue with many historic photos; the staff was very welcoming and the bar was a great place to stop after the round!

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Played Southport & Ainsdale with two friends on Monday 27th July 2015. Excellent Links course which requires you to be on top of your game. Great layout with some very interesting holes. Well manicured, only negative on the day was that there were lots of worm casts on the greens which spoilt putting. Greens had either not been cut that... More 

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Thank JangoSwansea
Churchtown uk
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54 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

A difficult golf course, but a little non user friendly for a visiter. average catering, won't rush back as not cheap

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