Short Heathland Tour

Package Overview

The Short Heathland tour is a 1 night 2 round package that offers a town centre location while enjoying some of the finest heathland golf on offer in the area. Golfers will stay at The Holiday Inn, a newly refurbished hotel in a town centre location that is the ideal base for any Bournemouth golf tour. Located centrally, just 10 minutes walk to the town and beach, the hotel offers secure parking and is within half-hour of the major golf courses in the region. The hotel features 113 guestrooms including some with views of the sea. These new rooms are contemporary, bright and comfortable with offerings of double, single and family layouts.

Golf for this tour sees golfers visit two of the premier heathland courses in the region, first of these is Broadstone Golf Club, an unspoiled heathland course that sits within the glorious Dorset countryside. The course sits within 250 acres of rolling hills that are covered in superb natural heathland, with gorse, pines and rhododendron dotted throughout the course. The course features 18 holes that are all unique and challenging, resulting in one of the premier heathland courses in the south of England that is currently ranked on top100golfcourses.com as the #1 course in Dorset. The tour is completed with a round at Ferndown Golf Club, a premier golfing destination in Dorset that offers a warm welcome and 27-holes of fantastic heathland golf.  The club is a pine and heathland heaven set in beautiful Dorset countryside just a few miles from the seaside town of Bournemouth and offers a challenging round of golf set in stunning surroundings.

1 Night, 2 Rounds

B&B

Prices from

  • Low Season

    £182pp
  • High Season

    £320pp
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All bookings are fully insured and we are active members of Golf Tourism England, IAGTO and Protected Trust Services

  • Hotel

  • Courses

  • Holiday Inn (Bournemouth)

Holiday Inn (Bournemouth)

Hotel overview

The newly refurbished Holiday Inn in Bournemouth is an ideal base for your Bournemouth golf tour. Located centrally, just 10 minutes walk to the town and beach, the hotel offers secure parking and is within half-hour of the major golf courses in the region. The hotel features 113 guestrooms including some with views of the sea. These new rooms are contemporary, bright and comfortable with offerings of double, single and family layouts.

All rooms come with Wi-Fi, 43″ TV’s, a power shower and tea/coffee making facilities. All of the rooms have been completely refitted meaning the rooms feels fresh and new! The hotel has a gym, lovely restaurant and bar and also an on-site Starbucks. The hotel is certified as COVID-safe, more information can be found at this link.

Hotel facilities

  • facilities hotel bar
    Bar
  • facilities breakfast
    Breakfast
  • facilities en suite
    En-Suite
  • facilities restaurant
    Restaurant
  • facilities freeview
    Sky/BT
  • tea coffee
    Tea/Coffee
  • facilities toiletries
    Toiletries
  • facilities tv
    TV

Room types available

No of rooms

21

Standard Twins & Standard Double Rooms

All standard rooms at the Holiday Inn Bournemouth have recently been refurbished to the highest standard, with new carpets, furnishings and luxury bed linens. We can offer Standard Twin or Double rooms that feature air conditioning, Tea and coffee making facilities, walk-in power shower, black out curtains and a 43' TV complete with freeview.

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Executive Double Room with Sofa Bed

As with the standard rooms, all of the executive rooms have recently been refurbished to the highest standard, with new carpets, furnishings and luxury bed linens. These are double rooms and boast all the same features as the standard rooms with the addition of a sofa, mini-fridge with complimentary drinks & snacks , luxurious bathrobe and slippers and enhanced selection of complimentary toiletries.

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Family Rooms

Family rooms offer the same facilities as the standard rooms but with far more space for you and your family. Rooms, We have double rooms with the facility of a sofa bed that can be made up if required. As with the standard and executive rooms, all family rooms recently underwent significant refurbishment, creating a comfortable and spacious room that has all the facilities you and your family need.

Hotel location

22 Bath Rd
Bournemouth
BH1 2NS

The local area

Located at 22 Bath Road, Bournemouth, BH1 2NS. The hotel is just 10 minutes walk to the beach and town. It offers secured on-site parking meaning that it is easy to jump in the car and onto your next golf course!

  • Broadstone Golf Club

  • Ferndown Golf Club

Course overview

Broadstone Golf Club is an unspoiled heathland course that sits within the glorious Dorset countryside. The course sits within 250 acres of rolling hills that are covered in superb natural heathland, with gorse, pines and rhododendron dotted throughout the course. Broadstone Golf Club, with 18 holes that are all unique and challenging, is one of the premier heathland courses in the south of England and is ranked on top100golfcourses.com as the #1 course in Dorset. One of the big 3 courses in Bournemouth, Broadstone Golf Club is a beautiful heathland course, rich with gorse, pines and vibrant rhododendron, all laid out upon glorious rolling hills.

The course runs quite short at 6,315 yards, but makes up for a lack of length with its stunning location and surroundings. The elevated back 9 offers panoramic views of the Dorset countryside, including Purbeck Hills and Poole Harbour. Broadstone Golf Club is an outstanding heathland course and is worthy of being added to any golf tour!

Course type

  • heathland
    Heathland course
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Dorset Ranking

1st

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England Ranking

30th

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UK Ranking

74th

Course facilities

  • facilities course bar
    Bar
  • facilities course buggies
    Buggies
  • facilities course driving range
    Driving range
  • facilities course golf lessons
    Golf lessons
  • facilities course indoor simulation
    Indoor simulator
  • facilities course pro shop
    Pro shop
  • facilities putting green
    Putting green
  • facilities restaurant
    Restaurant
  • facilities course short game area
    Short game area

Distances and pars

  • White

    Par: 70

    Yards: 6,393

  • Yellow

    Par: 70

    Yards: 6,115

  • Red

    Par: 70

    Yards: 5,490

Course overview

Ferndown Golf Club is a premier golfing destination in Dorset, offering a warm welcome and 27-holes of fantastic heathland golf. Playing at Ferndown you will be following in the steps of golfing legends such as Faldo, Jacklin, Langer & Norman. The club is a pine and heathland heaven set in beautiful Dorset countryside just a few miles from the seaside town of Bournemouth.

Ferndown Golf Club is one of the South Wests premier golfing destinations, boasting 27-holes of stunning heathland golf that has hosted The Hennessy Cognac Cup, The European Ladies’ Championship and The Women’s British Open since it was established in 1913. This wonderful golfiBroadng venue is ranked inside the UK’s stop 100 courses in Golf Monthly and is the favourite course of golfing legend Peter Alliss. Firstly is the fantastic Old Course, an intricate 18-hole heathland course designed by the 1892 and 1897 open champion Harold Hilton that will both challenge and delight players of all levels. This course always looks stunning and enjoys pristine Tee to Green grooming, often being compared to the world-famous Augusta. With its subtle hazards, well positioned bunkers and beautiful heathland settings, the Old Course will stimulate your senses and really hits the sweep spot of peace and tranquility.

Additionally there is the Alliss course, designed in 1969, this challenging 9-hole course has a variety of tee positions offering 18 different starting points and is enjoyed by members and visitors alike. If you are looking for a peaceful and tranquil golfing break in the wonderful Dorset countryside, look no further than Ferndown Golf Club!

Visitor days are Tuesday & Friday

Course type

  • heathland
    Heathland course
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Dorset Ranking

4th

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England Ranking

51st

Course facilities

  • facilities course bar
    Bar
  • facilities course buggies
    Buggies
  • facilities course driving range
    Driving range
  • facilities course golf lessons
    Golf lessons
  • facilities course par 3 course
    Par 3 course
  • facilities course pro shop
    Pro shop
  • facilities putting green
    Putting green
  • facilities restaurant
    Restaurant
  • facilities course short game area
    Short game area

Distances and pars

  • White

    Par: 71

    Yards: 6,453

  • Yellow

    Par: 71

    Yards: 6,251

  • Red

    Par: 71

    Yards: 5,701

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