Visitor information

A lovely 9 holes of parkland golf in the grounds of Gilling Castle

See the course plan and card, read a little of the history of the course, enjoy the photo album, or try a round of virtual golf from your armchair.

Green fees (pay and play at all times) & Membership

Enjoy unlimited golf for £12.50 per day; join us now for the 2017 season for £300 (£25 per month) ... more details. Wear what you like as long as it’s tidy and your shoes won’t harm the greens or slip on the slopes (trainers are fine in dry weather). Please don’t share a golf bag - we have some spare bags you can borrow ... more details. Check the calendar for club events, and please give way to college pupils in afternoon games periods.

Facilities (at the clubhouse and our local pub)

Visitors have access to changing rooms and toilets in the clubhouse. The Fairfax Arms does good lunches and excellent evening meals, with a choice of Black Sheep or Tetleys on draught.

Upcoming events


State of the Course

Club news

You may have heard that Gilling Castle will close as a school at the end of this academic year. The future of the building and grounds is subject to consultation by the Abbey, but golfers can rest assured that our current lease runs to 2030, and the Abbey have not proposed any changes to the current arrangements for the maintenance or use of the golf course.

Check the Twos Club for the season, and the latest Yuletide Cup standings, competition results, and player details from HandicapMaster.

Draw sheets for the 2017-18 Knockouts, and individual player history for all members.

Newsletter - read the latest club news here (October 2016).


Club manager - Ian Henley, 01439 788274,
Handicap sec - Adrian Smith, 01439 788385,

How to find us

Look for the sign by the pub in Gilling. Google maps has more ...

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