Get ready to tee off on your golfing adventure in London with our top tips. We’ve answered some key questions below.
You might have to travel a little way to find a fairway, but not as far as you’d think – there are plenty of places to enjoy a game of golf in the capital.
If you’re pressed for time or just don’t fancy an 18-hole game, there are other forms of the great game that can be enjoyed with family and friends. These are just three of them, but there are plenty more.
As a favourite for families and a regular stop on many a night out, there’s plenty of choice when it comes to a game of mini-golf in London.
If you want some fresh air to swing your club through, there are Putt in the Park locations at Acton, Battersea or Wandsworth. It’s pitching for a classier golfing experience, with clubhouse cafes and well-kept greens to feast your eyes on.
On the other end of the spectrum, Junkyard Golf is a little reminiscent of 90s Laserquest. Grungy and covered in UV paint, the first iteration of this now nationwide phenomena was built out of actual junk. It’s set up in a brewery near Brick Lane, which means that you’ll also get a fair choice of drinks when you’re done putting.
We’ll let the experts handle this. Golf Monthly says the hardest types of swing to learn are:
Whether you’re new to the game, a seasoned pro or just fancy a game of crazy golf, London has lots to offer. We round up some of the best, so get practising your swing... Birdie Crazy Golf http://birdiescrazygolf.com/ The Vaults,Launcelot Street,Waterloo,SE1 7AD Newly launched in the underground playground that is the Vaults in Waterloo, Birdie’
Golf used to have such a fusty image, but these days more people than ever before are picking up nine iron and taking to the fairway. Capital of England’s North West, Manchester is no stranger to the game, with plenty of excellent places to exercise your clubs whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned pro looking to lower your handicap. Heat
Northern Ireland and world class golf go hand in hand, from globally acclaimed courses to golfing legends such as Rory McIlroy, Darren Clarke and Graeme McDowell, all of whom mastered their game on local turf. You don’t have to venture far from the heart of Belfast City to find some of the best golf courses in the UK. While it's not a spot where you'll often find me, I'm married to a pro who lives and breathes the game - and kindly shared the lowdown on his favourite Belfast golf courses for this feature.