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Conditions
4.0
Value
4.1
Layout
4.4
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.8
92.6%
Recommend this course
10 out of 11 reviews
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4.2
6 Reviews (6)
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Conditions
4.2
Value
4.0
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.5
StaffFriendliness
4.0
100.0%
Recommend this course
6 out of 6 reviews
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4.0
8 Reviews (8)
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Conditions
3.6
Value
3.6
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.6
StaffFriendliness
4.1
87.5%
Recommend this course
7 out of 8 reviews
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Five Lakes - Lakes Course

About

Holes 18
Type Resort
Par 72
Length 6767 yards
Slope N/A
Rating N/A

Course Details

Year Built 1992
Golf Season Year round
Architect Neil Coles (1992) David Williams (1992)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - GBP 32
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes - "Five Lakes Golf Course Academy"
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper attire is required.

Food & Beverage

Bar

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Meeting Facilities, Banquet Facilities, Spa

Reviews

4.3
11 Reviews (11)
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Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Five Lakes worth a visit

Reasonable value. Fairways lack definition. Greens and bunkers play fair and true. Clubhouse is linked to Spa so lacked atmosphere. 2 greens keeping staff followed me around. 1 was great but the guy cutting tee boxes and fringes kept getting in the way without showing any acknowledgment.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 8
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great

Great course, great facilities, friendly-ish staff, great tees, fairways and fast greens.
Slow play was the only disappointment.
Generally a great course I would recommend.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Enjoy the golf - hospitality sucks

Great course in good condition, although no-one appears to ever repair their pitch marks. Otherwise the course was I great condition - punishing rough, great fairways and fast true greens.

Just don’t bother trying to get a drink or anything afterwards - it’s table service only and now-one ever bothers to come to you. When you go to the bar, you’ll get a ton of attitude from the barman.

Shame, because the courses are well worth playing.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Fair
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 16
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 16
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Course should not be open

I bet the course is amazing out of winter months, but today it was a complete bog and frankly shouldn’t be open.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Wet conditions but still great round

Hi All, First time reviewer.
Played today on the Lakes Course at Five Lakes with my son, it was his first time on an 18 hole course.
Considering the down pour we have had recently in this area, with flood warning around, the course was amazing.
No temporary tees or greens on the whole course.
The ground staff have done a superb job keeping it playable.
Yes there were some boggy areas and some areas softer than normal but these didn't effect us at all, as they weren't in important playing areas.
Overall a superb round on a great course.
This course can deal with very wet weather and still be a challenge and fun game. Thankyou Five Lakes.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 11
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Bags of potential

Played the lakes off the back tees, well.. the ones that were still there. Lovely course and a great layout. Back 9 was noticeably better than the front. Greens were bumpy and slow but I'm assuming they had been spiked and sanded recently. All in all I really enjoyed the course, so many nice holes to play and look at. The one thing I would say it needs is money. It is a competitive market out there but if this just had an injection of money and care it could be a real top class venue challenging most to be the best

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Walked

Good Overall Course

Overall the golf course is nice with a few challenging holes, however on the back 9 the greens were slightly disappointing with significant bobbles and very patchy in places.

Overall the course was a nice challenge and would recommend. Facilities off the course are also very good quality

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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