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Golf Hotels in Cheshire
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Golf Hotels in Cheshire
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The Courses & Facilities at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & SpaAA 4 Stars

Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & SpaCobblers Cross Lane, TarporleyCheshireCW6 0DJTel 0844 879 9082International +44 1829 734100

Rural EscapeGolfAA 1 RosetteSpa

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With a choice of three great courses, the largest indoor golf academy in Europe and a well stocked pro shop, Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa has established itself as a world-class golfing venue, ideal for players of all standards.

Our courses are all set to some of the most impressive backdrops in the country and offer challenges for golfers of all abilities.  The Championship Course meanders through rolling parkland, testing golfers with play around mature trees and beautiful water features to tournamant style USGA greens all with stunning views over the Cheshire countryside. The Premier Course features several key holes including the par three seventh, cut out of a sandstone quarry.  In contrast, our nine hole Arderne Course is perfect for either gantle warm up or a fun competition which will test every level of player.

To reserve a tee time and enjoy any of our courses please contact the Golf Shop on 01829 734160 or select Enquire above.


Golf buggies and trollies are available to hire year round.  Championship Course buggies may be hired at £30 per round and Premier Course buggies at £25 per round.  Trollies can be hired for £4 per round.

  • 3 great courses to choose from
  • Unique and distinctive holes
  • Water hazards
  • Professional tuition available
  • Golf buggies for hire
  • Well stocked pro shop

Championship Course

YardsParSSS
7041 yards7375

The Championship Course at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa , opened in 1990, was named 'Golf Course of the Year' in 1995, and is the star of Portal's golfing complex. Designer Donald Steel has created a challenge that is characterised by unique and distinctive holes; expansive water hazards and cascading waterfalls are among the tests. The signature is typical of Steel's magnificent 7,037 yard layout - the long third tips the scales at 607 yards, with a green guarded by a beautiful lake.

Score card

HoleLengthPar
13724
23384
36065
45415
52143
63744
73904
84014
93644
HoleLengthPar
104995
114284
125195
133944
141353
154214
161873
174354
184234

Premier Course

YardsParSSS
6538 yards7173

The Premier Course was opened in 1990 by former European Tour Professional, Andrew Murray.  The dramatic natural undulations of the Cheshire sandstone ridge means each hole has a distinct and unique character, which provides eighteen very individual challenges during your round.  

The impressive colonial-style clubhouse offers magnificent panoramic views across the golf course.  Boasting several bars and dining areas, the clubhouse is the perfect setting for a post-round meal.

Score card

HoleLengthPar
13464
25975
32984
43504
51753
63474
71643
83744
94364
HoleLengthPar
104264
114604
123444
134144
144184
152033
165255
171753
184865

Arderne Course

YardsParSSS
1724 yards3030

Nestled in the tranquil Cheshire countryside is our hidden gem, the Arderne Course.  Designed to test and improve the game of experienced players whilst also providing the ideal practice facillity for those of all ages.    It's picturesque water features, contoured greens and mix of holes ranging between 100 and 310 yard makes this a delightful course to spend time with friends or family.

Score card

HoleLengthPar
11853
21173
32574
41633
53094
61023
71473
81573
92874
HoleLengthPar
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11n/a
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