Some golf courses rank highly. Some golf courses are relatively inexpensive to play. Only a special few feature in both of these categories
NCG TOP 100s
Yet another James Braid classic, St Enodoc has charm, variety, an abundance of history, an element of quirkiness and a hint of the unknown.
Cornwall, England, GB & Ireland, GB & Ireland Fun and Value
A rare inland links where the tees are as smooth as greens, Ganton has been shared by some of the great names of golf course architecture and has hosted many championships
England, GB & Ireland, Yorkshire and Value
The New is the real thing. If it was anywhere else in Britain, it would have played host to countless national and international events over the years.
Fife, GB & Ireland, Scotland and Value
Notts Hollinwell offers one of the finest examples of traditional heathland golf in Great Britain, rivalling many of the more famous Surrey courses of this style.
East Midlands, England, GB & Ireland and Value
The vintage Norfolk links is rich in character, playing fast and firm in the summer and renowned for its playability throughout the winter. Look out for the infamous 17th – a truly great two-shotter.
England, GB & Ireland, Norfolk and Value
A thinking man’s course studied in depth by the country's finest architects. There is most likely a hint of Woking at almost all of Britain’s finest inland venues.
England, GB & Ireland, GB & Ireland Fun, Surrey and Value
Unless you are either very good or lucky, you will come to grief at various points. But as a golfing experience to savour, The Addington scores very highly indeed.
The highest golf course in England, sitting at 1284 feet above sea level, Kington is a fun, funky and wholly fascinating course that might just take your breath away.
England, GB & Ireland, GB & Ireland Fun and Value
A wonderful links with an exceptional closing stretch, the holes vary wildly in terms of difficulty in length but are never anything less than compelling.
England, GB & Ireland and Value
Packed with classic styles of holes – such as risk-and-reward par 5s and the the odd drivable par 4 – anyone who makes their way across the Lincolnshire Fens will be amply rewarded.
East Midlands, England, GB & Ireland, GB & Ireland Fun and Value