Canterbury Golf Courses and Clubs

(Canterbury, Kent, England, UK)

Photo of course next to the cityThere are a handful of good golf courses within the Canterbury area and plenty more nearby. A number of the golf courses in this part of Kent were designed by famous golfing architect Henry Cotton and the resulting golf courses are exceptional.

The main golf courses here are the Broome Park Golf Club just outside of the city, and the centrally located Canterbury Golf Club, both featuring 18 holes and well-maintained greens.

Broome Park Golf Club

Address: The Broome Park Estate, Barham, near Canterbury, Kent, CT4 6QX, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1227 830 728
The Broome Park Golf Club is home to a long, 18-hole golf course, which stretches for around 6,700 yards. Set within the spacious parklands surrounding the grand 17th-century Mansion House at the Broome Park Estate, the course features an undulating terrain, magnificent views of nearby valleys, and a halfway house serving hot refreshments. The estate is particularly historic and believed to date back to the time of Charles I, covering more than 250 acres / 100 hectares.
Open hours: daily

Canterbury Golf Club

Address: Scotland Hills, Littlebourne Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1TW, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1227 453 532
The Canterbury Golf Club stands just 1.5 km / 1 mile from the city centre and can be reached by travelling along the A257 Sandwich road. With 18 holes, relatively tight fairways, a yardage of almost 6,300 and an appealing woodland setting, the course features a number of tricky and often challenging holes and suits most golfing abilities. Green fees here are moderately priced and the facilities are excellent, including a clubhouse complete with bar serving a range of snacks and evening meals.
Open hours: daily

Further golf courses within driving distance of Canterbury are as follows:

Boughton Golf Club

Address: Brickfield Lane, Boughton, Faversham, Kent, ME13 9AJ, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1227 752 277

Chestfield Golf Club

Address: 103 Chestfield Road, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 3LU, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1227 794 411

Herne Bay Golf Club

Address: Eddington Road, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 7PG, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1227 374 097

North Foreland Golf Club

Address: Convent Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 3PU, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1843 862 140

Princes Golf Club

Address: Sandwich Bay, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9QB, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1304 611 118

Royal St. George's Golf Club

Address: Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9PB, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1304 613 090

St. Augustine's Golf Club

Address: Cottington Road, Cliffsend Ramsgate, Kent, CT12 5JN, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1843 590 333

Westgate and Birchington

Address: 176 Canterbury Road, Westgate-on-Sea, Kent, CT8 8LT, England, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1843 831 115