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Formby Golf Club
Golf Rd
Freshfield, 28 L37 1LQ, United Kingdom


+44 1704.872.164
The original design of this Liverpool-area links course was done by Willie Park around 1912, although five-time Open champion James Braid changed holes 15 through 18 in 1922 and had some conifers planted at 17. In the early 1980s, architect Donald Steel designed new holes at 7, 8, and 9 as a result of adjacent container dock construction undermining the shoreline near the 8th and 9th greens. Other changes were made in the last two decades, including the addition of Blue tees in 1998 and a new 14th hole and larger practice facility in 2005.

The adjacent Formby Ladies Golf Club is also on the premises and was praised and highly recommended by Greg Norman and by former Ryder Cup player Malcolm Gregson.

Visitors with a valid golf handicap certificate are welcome; the daily rates vary by season and range from £85 in the winter to £130 in the summer.
  
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Type:Semi-Private
Greens Fees (including cart):
   Weekday:£100 - £124
   Weekend:£125 - £149
Guest Policy:open
Dress Code:Collared Shirt (No Denim)
Season Start:Year-round, weather permitting
Reserved Tee Times:Phone
Pro Shop :yes
Driving Range:Grass hitting surface
Water Hazards:None
Sand Bunkers:Moderate




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Recent Scores

Date Golfer Score
10/8/20 John Archbold 88
7/30/20 Andrew Polson 82
6/10/20 Wayne Miller 85
3/20/20 Jonathon Webley 88
11/4/19 John Archbold 80
8/8/19 ade griff 80
7/8/19 Neil Jarvis 96
6/20/19 joehendron 103
5/22/19 Martin Clarke 75
5/16/19 GAVINSK 82
5/7/19 Dan Murphy 74
5/6/19 bryan.mc969 94
4/29/19 David B 116
4/24/19 David B 111
4/8/19 David B 112
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Recent Reviews

  richard.a100 - 11/10/13
Everything you would want to challenge you is here at Formby. World Class venue
  gyselman - 6/29/13
Best course I've played, in wonderful surroundings.
  Peo - 11/26/11
great course
  neilphillips - 9/4/11
Lovely Course , great condition.I have played it before, and allways wanted to go back again, and not disapointed
  Dave Hanratty - 6/6/11
If you get the chance the play it - it is top quality.
  kenwinter - 10/28/15
  myster - 9/26/13
  Ian Cairns - 9/22/13
  David B - 7/16/13
  martin-lunt - 3/2/13
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