Golf Courses of the Gower Peninsula

Swansea Bay and Gower offer a wonderful opportunity for golfers of all abilities to enjoy playing golf on top quality courses in beautiful surroundings - whether its a links course, woodland course or hill top course every course will offer something different.

 

The golf courses on Gower are renowned as some of the most stunning in Wales with Langland Bay Golf Course recently winning the prestigious 'Welsh golf club of the year award'. There are many golf courses to choose from and we have self catering holiday properties within easy reach of them all. The Swansea Bay region is located less than a 1 hour drive from The Celtic Manor Resort which was of course the venue of the 2010 Ryder Cup.

 

Swansea Bay Golf ClubThe Gower Golf Club: Well placed at the heart of Gower, close to Gowerton with good access to the M4, Swansea and the rest of Gower. It is a beautiful, challenging course set within countryside surroundings. The course can be stamina testing due to its hilly nature, but it’s well worth the effort. The warm welcome at the modern clubhouse makes the club particularly popular for visitors and golfers of all ability. http://www.gowergolf.co.uk/
 
Swansea Bay Golf ClubSwansea Bay Golf Club: is located at Jersey Marine and is the first golf course that you see as you exit Junction 42 of the M4. The club is steeped in history having been founded in 1892 by the Earl of Jersey and the beautiful clubhouse is well over 100 years old.  This links course is a par 72 with very good greens throughout the year. Visitors Welcome - www.swanseabaygolfclub.co.uk
 
Earlswood Golf ClubEarlswood Golf Club: is a municipal course which sits above Swansea Bay Golf Club offering a more relaxed atmosphere in which to play with many newcomers mixing with the more experienced golfers taking to the fairways. The course, due to its location gives stunning views over Swansea Bay. Par 68 with some great holes on the back nine. Everybody welcome. Tel 01792812198
 
Clyne Golf ClubClyne Golf Club: is a moorland course close to Mumbles which has been around since the 1920's. Clyne Golf Course offers a warm welcome to all visitors with its' large clubhouse, restaurant and bar. The course itself has excellent drainage with panoramic views across Swansea Bay and towards Mumbles Pier. From time to time wild cattle and ponies will roam around the course with you although it is not advised to hit any of them with your ball unless you're a fast runner!! www.clynegolfclub.com  Tel: 01792401989
 
Langland Golf ClubLangland Golf Club: Holder of the current 'Welsh Golf Club of the Year Award'. This course offers a clubhouse and course with panoramic sea views from the clifftop over both Langland Bay, Caswell Bay and towards the north Devon coastline. 15 of the 18 holes offer sea views with the welcoming clubhouse and refreshments always a short stroll away. The course is well manicured at all times and makes golf a pleasure for groups, societies and individuals alike. Visitors welcome - www.langlandbaygolfclub.com
 
Pennard Golf ClubPennard Golf Club: really is one of the most picturesque golf courses in Wales with absolutely amazing views over Three Cliffs Bay (as featured on Britain's Best View on ITV). This links course offers undulating fairways and deep rough if you leave the course but the challenge is worth taking on. The modern clubhouse make the refreshments all the more satisfying. www.pennardgolfclub.com Tel: 01792233131
 
Fairwood Park Golf ClubFairwood Park Golf Club: is a parkland course right at the heart of the Gower Peninsular, covering 150 acres with over 15000 trees lining the fairways and water traps also dotted around. The flattest of all the Gower golf courses this course appeals to all golfers of all mobility and endurance. www.fairwoodpark.com
 
Machynys Golf ClubMachynys Golf Club: this Nicklaus designed course near Llanelli surrounds the beautiful clubhouse, which houses the 90 seat Machynys Brasserie and Monks Spa. The facility also has a 20 bay driving range and golf academy. Machynys is the newest/youngest ever course to be awarded R&A Championship status. Just 15 minute drive from Swansea. www.machynys.com Tel: 01554744888
 
Royal Porthcawl Golf ClubRoyal Porthcawl Golf Club: was a gem which was known by locals only until it recently hosted Seniors Open Tour 2014 event. This historic golf club was once described as one of the twelve finest golf clubs in the world by the now deceased Tom Scott who was the editor of Golf Illustrated. Just 20 miles from Swansea. www.royalporthcawl.com Tel: 01656782251
 
Ashburnham Golf ClubAshburnham Golf Club: is one of the finest links courses in Wales and is currently ranked in the top 10. In the past Ashburnham has hosted several PGA Championships. Burry Port nr Llanelli. www.ashburnhamgolfclub.co.uk Tel: 01554832269