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4.4
66 Reviews (66)
5 Stars
33
4 Stars
28
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
3
Conditions
4.5
Value
4.3
Layout
4.2
Friendliness
4.8
Pace
4.5
Amenities
4.3
95.8%
Recommend this course
63 out of 66 reviews
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3.8
11 Reviews (11)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
5
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
1
Conditions
3.7
Value
3.4
Layout
4.0
Pace
4.2
Amenities
4.1
StaffFriendliness
4.7
90.9%
Recommend this course
10 out of 11 reviews
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4.3
31 Reviews (31)
5 Stars
16
4 Stars
11
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
2
Conditions
4.4
Value
3.9
Layout
4.1
Pace
4.2
Amenities
4.2
StaffFriendliness
4.8
93.5%
Recommend this course
29 out of 31 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Private
Style Parkland/Links
Par 70
Length 5899 yards
Slope N/A
Rating N/A
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Whitburn Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1934
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Bar, Catering

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Lounge, Showers, Locker Rooms

Available Activities

Billiards

Reviews

4.4
66 Reviews (66)
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Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Gorgeous weather at Whitburn

I do like this course and luckily the weather was beautiful.
Can’t knock it within reason except the greens were scarred and bobbly.
Wouldn’t stop me returning though

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great to be out

Quirky little gem of a course & great to be playing it. The guy in the pro shop is top class a real gentleman. Only downside is that a couple of greens are peppered with pockmarks

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great links course

Course was in great condition bar the greens which were unfortunately a bit poor. Greens are usually spot on and apparently is due to treatment which went wrong and has damaged the greens.

Love the course, especially the last 5 holes over the road. Price per round has shot up since the first time I played the course a couple of year back! All in all a good day.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Walked

Greens

The greens are in very poor condition and you can see that they have been used by people but as staff have not been working they have been left and have divert marks all over them

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played

Will not be returning

With being members at a club inland we like to travel to the coast to play Whitburn every couple of months. Never again. The man today in the professional shop 29/12/2020 was the most arrogant bloke ive came across.
After paying £24 to play we came at 8.48 and the course was in full frost with all temp greens on which were impossible to putt on so we didnt bother putting. Was chatting to a member passing by the fairways and he said we should ask for our money back as no way we should be paying £24 to play in this.

Afterwards i went to the shop and politely explained that we play here regularly and i usually bring a few lads here as im the one local to the course. I said another member suggested we should ask about something back as the course wasnt any near near playable to the money we paid. He laughed and said no chance. I even suggested could he maybe give us another round for half price as few of the lads had travelled far, in which he said no to that aswell.

Me being a bit surprised at his approach and that i even mentioned to him you know i was even trying to persuade the lads to join before this he then suggested with a smile on his face if we all join now he will refund us our money, to which i replied you have made my mind up i wont be joining now because of your attitude.

Walked away disappointed with the way we were treat and wont be returning because of that, which is a shame as i enjoy the course on a better day and i have put plenty money into it for many years.

Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Golf now

Terrible from golf now booked a tee off slot for myself , getting used to a new set of clubs , to find when I got there 3 strangers where coming round with me , without any notice until I got there won't be using golf now in the future

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser

Shame about the wind!

The course was in great condition for this time of year. Loved the last 5 holes over the road with sea views all the way around.
Greens were outstanding despite recent bad weather.
A windy start made it a challenge but that doesn’t detract from a great golf course that we will definitely play again soon.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser

A lovely day out

Excellent course for the amateur golfer...not overly long but interesting greens which were in immaculate condition...will visit again

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

James Wells

The course was in excellent condition, well worth the money. Stunning views and the wind makes some holes very difficult but still fun. Definately give this a go.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great course

Really well kept course in a stunning location, particularly at times. Fast greens and a few well placed hazards to avoid. Course layout was a bit confusing at times and very tight fairways but it certainly didn't spoil the day or cause any real issue.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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