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With over 70 golf courses within easy reach of The Dragon Hotel, there's something for even the most experienced golfers.  From the breathtaking location of Langland Bay Golf Club to the modern Nicklaus championship golf course of Machynys Peninsula Golf Club, there is something on offer for golfers of all abilities.

  • Variety of courses nearby
  • Golf breaks available

Ashburnham Golf Club

YardsParSSS
691072n/a

Ashburnham has long been regarded as one of the best links courses in Britain.  the first and last holes of Ashburnham offer a low-key start and finish to your round.  The remaning holes inbetween are classic links, winding through the dunes with a combination of blind and open vistas.

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HoleLengthPar
11833
24414
33294
43974
54923
61915
73874
85425
94354
HoleLengthPar
105525
114264
123754
131713
145535
154644
161713
174294
183744

Fairwood Park Golf Club

YardsParSSS
6658n/an/a

Fairwood Park is the longest and flattest golf course on the beautiful Gower Peninsula.  The bewildering array of trees lining each fairway makes Fairwood Park the first class parkland course that it is.  To this day, Fairwood Park remains the only golf course within the county of Swansea to have ever hosted a PGA event.  In a country of hills and valleys, Fairwood Park truly is one of Wales' least tiring courses.

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Langland Bay Golf Club

YardsParSSS
602670n/a

High above the golder Gower sand is a cliff top designed by nature with only one purpose in mond - breathtaking golf.  The courses elevated location gived 360 degree views, across the ever changing Bristol Channel and Brecon Beacons.  The 18 holes of Langland Bay are perfect for groups, societies and individual golfers alike.

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HoleLengthPar
11973
24975
32674
42594
53764
64564
74614
83454
93184
HoleLengthPar
104384
111583
124014
131513
143104
155045
161563
174404
182924

Machynys Peninsula Golf & Country Club

YardsParSSS
7121n/an/a

Machynys is a Nicklaus designed modern links golf course that opened in 2005, making it the youngest course ever to be awarded an R&A championship.  Also on offer is a 21 bay floodlit driving range and the Machynys Brasserie where you can enjoy drinks at the bar or on the sundeck.

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Pennard Golf Club

YardsParSSS
626771n/a

Located just eight miles to the west of Swansea in the Gower Peninsula, Pennard Golf Club offers spectacular views over Three Cliffs Bay.  With 5 Par 3s playing in different directions, Pennard is a unique and interesting course to play.  

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Pyle & Kenfig Golf Club

YardsParSSS
686074n/a

this traditional links and down land course has a growing reputation as one of the best challenges in Wales.  The course was originally designed by Harry S Colt, the further entended by P Mackenzie Ross, who described it as a "golfers dream".  Glorious views and historic associations adorn this fine golf course with its natural hazards of hillocks, valleys and towering dunes that ensure your round will be a memorable one.

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HoleLengthPar
13724
24394
33694
41763
55025
61673
73584
84124
95665
HoleLengthPar
104174
115255
122103
133734
144124
152193
164654
174474
184404

Royal Porthcawl Golf Club

YardsParSSS
70657276

The course at Royal Porthcawl is a magnificent setting, sloping down to the seashore.  Golfers are able to enjoy sea views from every hole and with holes facing in every direction, players are constantly tested.  The course has hosted a number of amateur and professional events and was described as one of the twelve finest courses in the world by the late Tom Scott.

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HoleLengthPar
13744
24514
34454
42153
56115
63944
71223
84745
94004
HoleLengthPar
103404
111843
125755
134754
141493
154664
164304
175045
184594

Southerndown Golf Club

YardsParSSS
60347070

Southerndown Golf Course is a unique links-style course set on a limstone heath which offers panormaic views of South Wales.  This course is a true test of golf where you must manage your game through the natural contours and firm greens.

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HoleLengthPar
13664
24414
33974
43844
51793
64595
72183
84094
93474
HoleLengthPar
101683
114114
123974
134915
141643
153654
164024
174144
184164

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