Top 10 Golf Courses - Devon

This Top 10 was chosen by 2017 County champion: Harry Konig (Tiverton GC) Handicap: Professional

Woodbury Park

I love this American-style course due to its variety and range of tees and water features. The clubhouse is pretty special too.
Green fees: £45 midweek, £50 weekends. Tel: 01395 233382.
www.woodburypark.co.uk/ 

Bovey castle

Bovey Castle

The most upmarket course in Devon has improved a lot, boasting a terri c combination of holes in a glorious Dartmoor setting.
Green fees: £70. Tel: 01647 445000.
www.boveycastle.com/

Saunton (West)

Home of some of the best par 3s in Devon. The more overlooked of Saunton’s courses, in my view it provides better risk-reward golf.
Green fees: £50-£90. Tel: 01271 812436.
https://www.sauntongolf.co.uk/

royal north devon

Royal North Devon

One of my favourites due to its history and the fact you can virtually hit it anywhere!
Green fees: £65 Sun-Fri, £75 Sat. Tel: 01237 473817.
https://www.royalnorthdevongolfclub.co.uk/

Saunton East

Saunton (East)

Probably the most consistent course in terms of conditioning throughout the years – plus it holds the best events!
Green fees: £50-£90. Tel: 01271 812436.

https://www.sauntongolf.co.uk/

dainton park

Dainton Park

Deceptive course that can seem friendly but is actually testing on and around the greens. Green fees: From £20. Tel: 01803 815000.

www.daintonparkgolf.co.uk/

Teignmouth

Teignmouth

Boasts some of the best greens in Devon and you’ll nd it in great condition.
Green fees: £40 midweek, £50 weekends. Tel: 01626 777070.

www.teignmouthgolfclub.co.uk/

Thurlestone

Thurlestone

Dramatically runs along the coast and can play easy or tough depending on the conditions.
Green fees: £50. Tel: 01548 560405.

https://www.thurlestonegolfclub.co.uk/

Tiverton

Tiverton

It can punish you off the tee although you probably won’t lose too many balls. A great TrackMan facility too.
Green fees: £39. Tel: 01884 252187.

https://www.tivertongolfclub.co.uk/

Axe Cliffe

Axe Cliff

This may be the black sheep of my list but despite a couple of suspect holes, it arguably provides the best course views in Devon.
Green fees: £20. Tel: 01297 21754. 
www.axecliffgolfclub.com/

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