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4.3
29 Reviews (29)
5 Stars
17
4 Stars
8
3 Stars
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2 Stars
2
1 Stars
2
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.3
Layout
3.9
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.6
86.6%
Recommend this course
25 out of 29 reviews
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4.3
9 Reviews (9)
5 Stars
5
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3
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1
1 Stars
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Conditions
3.8
Value
4.3
Layout
3.9
Pace
4.1
Amenities
3.4
StaffFriendliness
4.1
88.9%
Recommend this course
8 out of 9 reviews
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4.0
10 Reviews (10)
5 Stars
5
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1
Conditions
3.5
Value
4.0
Layout
3.7
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.2
StaffFriendliness
4.0
80.0%
Recommend this course
8 out of 10 reviews
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Donnington Valley Golf Club

About

Holes 18
Type Resort
Style Parkland
Par 71
Length 6353 yards
Slope N/A
Rating N/A

Course Details

Year Built 1989
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Teaching Pro Yes
Indoor Practice Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Bar, Snacks

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Conference Facilities, Banquet Facilities, Spa

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Reviews

4.3
29 Reviews (29)
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Played On
Reviews 29
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Cold weather
Walked
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 20-24
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Walked

Well worth the money!

Haven't played here for a few years, but always remembered it being a very enjoyable, challenging round. Nothing has changed. They've made some improvements to the first tee, so I didn't go searching in the bush straight away. The course was in excellent condition, fairways were very good, but stray and you can be in trouble, The back 9 is tough if you're wayward off the tee (like me) but adds to the challenge. The lady in the Pro-Shop was incredibly helpful and polite. We had no issues with waiting around, with nobody behind us we were able to play at our own pace. Finished the round in 3 1/4 hours. Only time we hit bad weather was coming up the 18th.

Thoroughly enjoyable, will definitely be back!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Surprised

Sorry to say but the greens are in a truly terrible condition, fairways are okay.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Fair
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 29
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Nice course, but Golf Now let's it down

Firstly ignore the low star rating, this is a great course with friendly staff. The issue is Golf Now don't link with the clubs own booking system. I booked my round Friday but saw a review about this issue so I called the club.
What happens is Golf now gives you a tee time, it goes to the club admin team who then have to check said tee time is available then email the pro shop to book it in. I've had this issue with other clubs which is Golf Now's problem to fix.
But the course is in great condition, the greens were great. My only gripe is the layout is a bit all over the place so grab a course map at the pro shop

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Really pretty coarse

Really pretty coarse but can be a bit confusing finding some tee’s if you haven’t got a coarse guide really enjoyed playing here

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 29
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 29
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played

Very poor muddy fairways but reasonable greens

Unfortunately, drainage on the fairways was the biggest problem with mud everywhere leading to difficult shots. Poor value for money at this time of year. Recommend only playing in the drier spring, summer and autumn periods when the course is well-kept.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Thoroughly Enjoyed Playing Here

Thoroughly enjoyed playing here, especially some of the large double greens. Not often you can putt more than 20 yards, read the break and finish close enough to the hole to get down in 2. Friendly service in the club shop too. Hope to return again once we're allowed back

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great first impression, great curse.

Played in a 3 ball booked through golfnow . Only £14 absolute bargain. Course was great some pretty holes and challenging ones too . Fairways were terrific with a fair amount of run out .considering lots of courses are really heavy with all the rain recently .. Greens were quick and true with lots of variation.. good facilities and friendly pro in the golf shop . Directional signage was ok and if a little confusing on some holes but didnt get lost on our first visit . Will definitely be returning even though it's an hour drive each way .

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Very nice course and club

Found the course in good condition, course played well and is a strategic course, only hit one driver all day as mainly required an iron from the tee, quite a short course but greens are tricky, very friendly staff who accommodate your needs, only down side was a very slow society on the course who refused to let people play through

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Walked

another good day at Donnington Valley

Yet another great day at Donnington Valley Golf Course, good dry hot weather but course in fabulous condition, slow sunday midday round which shows the popularity of it.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Hidden gem

I have driven past this course for the last 11 years but never played. Great golf course and in good condition. Highly recommend it

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 25+
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Thoroughly enjoyable round!

Although it was cold and windy we really enjoyed our round. Course in good condition with excellent greens. I'm a new player, my partner plays off 10.5 and although a bit more of a challenge for me I never felt under pressure and was able to finish with a respectable score.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 29
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Cold weather
Walked
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Beware when booking through golf now.

Having arrived at Donnington Valley for a tee time at 1, there was no such tee time available. Also another gentleman had the same.
Although pro shop staff where able to accommodate us for a 1.56 tee time and we had booked a buggy, but wasn’t available. Only played 12 holes as this had taken us 4 hours
Beware

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Fair
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Best green I have played on this year, great speed and true

Great value for money and a great round

Will play again

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

The course was great

The course was in really good condition and the greens where fast and true one of the best I've played after all the bad weather that we have had.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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