Yeovil Golf Tour

Overview

The Yeovil golf tour takes golfers to the heart of south Somerset, right on the border with Dorset, staying at the well established Northover Manor Hotel. A welcoming hotel complete with restaurant, bar/lounge and free parking for all guests, the hotel is also perfectly located to take in some of the areas best golfing venues.

With Yeovil, Sherborne and Long Sutton golf clubs all located just a short drive away, there is some fine golf on offer from the three venues.

The first of these, Yeovil Golf Club, is set on the outskirts of the town and boasts two contrasting golf courses. The main event is the 18 hole Championship course which runs out at just over 6,000 yards from the back tees while the club also has the 9 hole Newton course which is well maintained and a perfect edition to your day at Yeovil GC.

A second round takes you to Sherborne Golf Club, a mature 18-hole parkland course designed by the legendary James Braid. The course, which measures just over 6,400 yards from the back tees, playing to a par 72, features a variety of teeing options that offer the elite to beginner golfer a rewarding experience.

A final round takes you visit Long Sutton, a privately owned parkland course which opened for play in 1991. Set on the edge of the levels in the heart of South Somerset, the course was designed by Patrick Dawson and measures just over 6300 yards in length. This wonderfully designed course is nestled in 130 acres of mature woodland and rolling Somerset countryside. It’s most distinguishing feature being it’s wide and immaculately kept fairways, often lined each side by beautifully mature woodland.

If you have never visited Yoevil before then we highly recommend you and your group consider a golf tour in the area, with it’s peaceful rural setting and excellent standard of golf, it offers the perfect setting for a relaxing break away from daily life.

2 Nights, 3 Rounds

B&B

Prices from

  • Low Season

    £215pp
  • High Season

    £229pp
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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

  • Northover Manor Hotel

Northover Manor Hotel

Hotel overview

A well established hotel complete with restaurant, a bar/lounge and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, wedding services, a garden and a picnic area are on-site. All 21 rooms offer free WiFi, electric kettles and TVs with digital channels. Hairdryers and ironing boards are also available to guests.

The hotel is perfectly located on the Somerset/Dorset border and is the ideal base for a golf tour including the likes of Long Sutton GC, Yeovil GC and Sherborne GC.

Hotel facilities

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

Room types available

No of rooms

Twin Room

The twin rooms are small but perfectly formed. Equipped with a desk, tea and coffee making facilities and an en-suite bathroom, it’s great for a trip away with a friend.

No of rooms

Deluxe Room

The deluxe rooms are large, spacious rooms and are perfect if you would like to treat yourself to something extra special.

No of rooms

Classic Double

The classic double rooms are well appointed with large double beds and all the facilities you need for your stay. You can expect a great night’s sleep in a comfortable and spacious room.

Hotel location

Northover Manor
Northover
Ilchester
Yeovil
BA22 8LD

The local area

Northover Manor Hotel is located in Yeovil. Fleet Air Arm Museum and Haynes International Motor Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Montacute House and Glastonbury Abbey. East Lambrook Manor Gardens and Greenbank Pool are also worth visiting.

  • Sherborne Golf Club

  • Yeovil Golf Club

  • Long Sutton Golf Club

Course overview

Sherborne is a mature 18-hole parkland James Braid designed course which measures just over 6,400 yards from the back tees, playing to a par 72. With a variety of teeing options that offer the elite to beginner golfer a rewarding experience

There are only three par 3’s on the card: 188-yard 7th, 192-yard 9th, 162-yard 15th. The last of the three is a most memorable hole. It’s an all or nothing shot, with anything coming up short being lost.

The clubhouse and course offer wonderful vistas over the Blackmore Vale to the South and Glastonbury Tor to the North.

The club prides itself on its warm & friendly welcome to members & visitors alike and is the perfect edition to a Somerset or Dorset golf tour.

Course type

  • Parkland course
Dorset Flag

Dorset Ranking

6th

Course facilities

  • facilities course bar
    Bar
  • facilities course buggies
    Buggies
  • facilities course driving range
    Driving range
  • facilities course golf lessons
    Golf lessons
  • 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: 72

    Yards: 6,436

  • Yellow

    Par: 72

    Yards: 6,152

  • Red

    Par: 72

    Yards: 5,840

Course overview

Set on the outskirts of the town of Yeovil, with excellent transport links, the facility has two contrasting golf courses. Set on the border of the Dorset and Somerset, the 27 hole setup is divided by the River Yeo. The main event is the 18 hole Championship course which runs out at just over 6,000 yards from the back tees. The club also has the 9 hole Newton course which is well maintained and a perfect edition to your day at Yeovil GC.

The Golf Club, in recent times, has been honoured to host major golfing events such as the South of England Boys Open, the Dorset County Championship and the hosting of the Ladies South West Match.

Off the course the golf course, Yeovil Golf Club has a host of fantastic facilities including an all-weather automated 20 bay Driving Range and Practice Area as well as a very popular clubhouse with full bar and catering facilities and one of the largest professional shops in the South of England.

Course type

  • Parkland course
Dorset Flag

Dorset Ranking

8th

Course facilities

  • facilities course bar
    Bar
  • facilities course buggies
    Buggies
  • facilities course driving range
    Driving range
  • facilities course golf lessons
    Golf lessons
  • 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: 6,087

  • Yellow

    Par: 71

    Yards: 5,806

  • Red

    Par: 71

    Yards: 5,509

Course overview

Long Sutton Golf Club is a privately owned parkland course that opened in 1991 and set on the edge of the levels in the heart of South Somerset. Since new management took over in 2019, the venue has received huge investment, allowing the course to develop and mature into what many consider to be one of the finest courses in the area. The course, designed by Patrick Dawson, measures just over 6300 yards in length and is nestled within 130 acres of mature woodland and rolling Somerset countryside with it’s most distinguishing feature being it’s wide and immaculately kept fairways, often lined each side by beautifully mature woodland. The course has a fantastic reputation for being well kept and playable from tee to green all year round, thanks to the dedicated team of green keeping staff. The course offers golfers a wide variety of challenges by using the natural features of the land, blending the parkland countryside, natural contours and wild foliage to create a course where no two holes should pose the same challenge. All these features create a fantastic course that is playable all times of the year and makes full use of the surrounding countryside to create a challenging round of golf in stunning woodland settings, this course really is a must for anyone visiting the Yeovil area.

 

 

 

Course type

  • Parkland course

Course facilities

  • facilities course bar
    Bar
  • facilities course buggies
    Buggies
  • facilities course driving range
    Driving range
  • facilities course golf lessons
    Golf lessons
  • 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: 6,406

  • Yellow

    Par: 71

    Yards: 6,092

  • Red

    Par: 73

    Yards: 5,558

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