Kent is a golfer's paradise
Whether you are a seasoned pro or a budding beginner, enjoy a little swing time on some of the extraordinary and countless golf courses in Kent.
Kent is home to many of the finest courses in the UK. Some of which can be found on the east coast, offering spectacular views across the Kentish countryside and English Channel. Littlestone, North Foreland, Royal Cinque Ports, Prince’s and Royal St Georges (also known as the Regal Five), provide first-class facilities, with Royal St George’s home to the 2011 Open Championship in Sandwich. Lullingstone Park Golf Course offers a fantastic range of courses, with their championship length Castle course as well as a 20-bay driving range and fully stocked pro-shop.
For those seeking courses with that special something, both Leeds and Hever Castle offer 9-hole courses against the picturesque backdrop of castles, landscaped gardens and lakes. Hever also boasts an 18-hole championship course, so even more chances to swing your seven iron!
Kent also hosts a variety of ‘stay and play’ options in great quality accommodation – leaving you plenty of room to store your clubs! The Lodge at Prince’s is a 3* intimate venue, with 38 bedrooms and superb facilities. Shepherd Neame have a selection of hotels and inns in Kent, ideally situated for golfing breaks and holidays – and as Britain’s oldest brewer, they are all fully stocked with quintessentially Kentish ales and award-winning lagers – perfect for celebrating!
With over 100 courses to choose from, fantastic golfing accommodation and iconic connections with golfing greats, why don’t you test your skills and sink a few putts in the Garden of England?