Charnock Richard Golf Club

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What we say

Whether you are looking for a round of Golf, exquisite food or a great location for that special event or gathering Charnock Richard Golf and Country Club has it all.

One of the new golf courses of Lancashire, Charnock Richard was established in 1994. The 18-hole course winds its way into the small, scenic village of Charnock Richard.

To the east of the course is Winter Hill a dramatic backdrop. Set In 140 acres, the course, with its vast array of water hazards, provides a stern test for all level of golfer.

  • Course Summary

  • Costs 2 out of 5
  • TG Rating 2.5 out of 5
  • Players Rating 2.4 out of 5
  • Address
    Preston Road, Charnock Richard, CHORLEY
  • Tel 01257 470707
  • Website

Course Information

Course 71 par
Course Style -
Green Fees Mon-Fri: £35 (round), £45 (day). Sat-Sun: £40 (round), £50 (day)
Course Length 6,101 yards (5,579 metres)
Holes 18
Difficulty Medium 11-20
Course Membership Proprietary

Course Features

  • Course has: Bar
  • Course has: Buggy Hire
  • Course does not have: Driving Range
  • Course does not have: Practice Green
  • Course does not have: Pro Shop
  • Course does not have: Restaurant
  • Course has: Trolley Hire
  • Course has: Dress Code
  • Course does not have: Club Hire
  • Course does not have: Handicap

Your Reviews

  • 1 out of 5 Get up to date!

    By Former member

    Charnock Richard Golf Close closed nearly 2 years ago. That's all I can say. That's all I can say. That's all I can say. That's all I can say. That's all I can say. That's all I can say. That's all I can say.vv.

  • 3 out of 5 Plenty of water!!!

    By DarrenMac

    Played here several times, water features on nearly every hole! Fast greens!

  • 3 out of 5 Charnock Richard

    By Pegasus

    Played it a few times. Okay to play every now and then in good weather, but wouldn't fancy playing there regularly or in winter. Some good holes, and a warm welcome in the Pro Shop but to be honest, I just don't like the course but I can't put my finger on why.

  • 3 out of 5 We enjoyed Charnock Richard!

    By chorleychopper

    Charnock Richard is an open parkland course with nice features and steady undulations which is easy on the eye and the legs. Despite a long spell of wet weather recently, the fairways and surroundings were pIeasantly dry and the ball ran along well, I didn't get a plugged ball all round (For a change).  The greens were in good condition I thought, quite zippy and challenging in places. There are plenty of water features, the fairways are wide in places and tight in places which can be made interesting when the wind blows. I played yesterday (Sunday 22-3-09) with my son who was over from Scarborough and we both thoroughly enjoyed our round here. I think £40 each is a bit excessive for a round of golf at Charnock Richard but with the 2 fore 1 offer it was great value! The only negative I can comment on was the absence of a course map on the scorecard, having never played here before we found ourselves searching for tees. There are hole maps by each tee to guide you once you have found them and I would say that around 40% of tees have ball washers. If you simply enjoy a game of golf then you will enjoy Charnock Richard

  • 2 out of 5 Random Course Reviewer

    By Andy Clem

    Drainage? What Drainage? Very wet course, even considering the recent weather. Greens bobbly, not enough rakes compared to number of bunkers, too few benches and ball washers. Club has no real clubhouse as such, a very small bar with an Italian Restaurant (recently closed down). A nice welcome in the pro-shop, which unfortuneately lacks any amount of stock. Would I like to play here again? No.

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