Royal Lytham and St Annes Golf Club

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What we say

A super links in an uninspiring location, it builds to its sensational last five holes. Royal Lytham and St Annes Golf Club is a real golfers’ golf course that simply can’t be overpowered despite being the shortest golf course on the Open rota. Even Tiger Woods has struggled to tame Lytham! At first glance you wonder how it can stage an Open – but it does and it does it impressively. It’s always in tip-top condition, very welcoming and boasting excellent practice facilities.

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Royal Lytham and St Annes Golf Club was founded in 1886 and the present course constructed in 1897. The clubhouse celebrated its centenary in 1998. Royal Lytham has hosted 10 Open Championships, two Ryder Cups and numerous other major tournaments including Women's and Seniors Open Championships.

  • Course Summary

  • Costs 4 out of 5
  • TG Rating 4.5 out of 5
  • Players Rating 5 out of 5
  • Address
    Links Gate, , LYTHAM ST. ANNES
  • Tel 01253 724206
  • Website

Course Information

Course 71 par
Course Style -
Green Fees £180 - £270
Course Length 6,400 yards (5,852 metres)
Holes 18
Difficulty Hard 0-10
Course Membership Private

Course Features

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

Your Reviews

  • 5 out of 5 Outstanding no

    By Gary Whiting

    Nothing I can say can do this course justice. You must play this before you die. Awesome. The biggest challenge and home of the greats.

  • 5 out of 5 A Royal Must!!

    By bren2709

    Played & stayed at Royal Lytham this is a must. Stopped in the Dormy House which was Great, played the course which was also Great. As you can see on my ratings top marks across the board. Service on and off the course was superb, if you stay and play you must stop in tha Dormy this is value for money. This is a true test of Golf as it sould be, Greens are the best i have played on true and fast. 10/10 thank you.

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