Proudly independent, "The Links", considered by many to be the best golf leisure and conference hotel in Norfolk is set in 35 acres of lightly wooded coastal parkland, designated as an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The hotel has retained those high standards of personal service long forgotten by many and offers a traditional warm welcome, a peaceful escape from everyday pressures and the opportunity to relax and unwind in this tranquil, un-spoilt area of North Norfolk. The Links Country Park Golf Course is part of the Links Country Park Hotel complex and is one of the longest established golf and hotel centres in Norfolk.
Gunton has the remains of an 18th and 19th-century park, park woodland and agricultural landscape of 680 hectares with gardens and parkland around the house of 80 hectares. The land has been in divided ownership since 1980. Of particular note is the Gunton Mill which is situated to the south of the hall in the former deer park. The original corn water mill was listed in the Domesday Book and was subsequently replaced by a saw mill in 1820 to provide cut timber for the estate. The registered area covers some 475 hectares.
Set on the cliffs in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), Sheringham is a challenging course for all golfers at all times of the year and has been the venue for 3 English Ladies' Championships. It was at Sheringham that Miss Joyce Wethered, later to become Lady Heathcote-Amory won her first championship at the age of 18. The course celebrated its centenary in 1991 and remains one of the most picturesque in the region - the view from the 5th tee is one of the most memorable in golf! The course is laid out on the west side of the town on a strip of rolling, gorse-clad clifftop that lies between the preserved North Norfolk Railway and the North Sea.
Designed originally by Tom Morris with later improvements made by J H Taylor and James Braid, the current Frank Pennick design has been constructed out of hummocky, sandy hills covered with gorse and bracken and seamed with grassy valleys, it is a tidy caringly kept Golf Course and a model of what good greenkeeping ought to be. Whether you play on a calm, peaceful summer day, or during the cold winter months, Royal Cromer offers a challenge to players of all abilities. Regarded as one of Norfolk's finest it is renowned for its friendly atmosphere and we hope that all visitors will heed our sincere invitation to make themselves at home.
For golf in Norfolk the discerning golfer need look no further that The Royal Norwich Golf Club conveniently situated on the outskirts of Norwich. The first 9 holes covering some 2,920 yards were opened on St Andrew's Day, 30th November. The official opening of the Club took place on 1st February 1894, by which date 18 holes measuring 4,925 yards were in play. In March 1894 a 9 hole shortened course of 2,425 yards was established specifically for play by ladies. With some subsequent purchases of additional land, the Club continues to occupy the original site at Hellesdon selected by the founding fathers. The superb undulating Course set in mature parkland provides a challenging game of golf to professionals and amateurs alike.
Situated on the western outskirts of Norwich, Costessey Park Golf Club occupies some 100 acres of picturesque parkland that was once the site of Costessey Hall. The ruined remains of the belfry tower stand over the 18th fairway, providing an ivy covered testament to the former glory of a once substantial hall. The golf course lies in the gently contoured Tud river valley, providing players with a number of holes that bring the river and man-made lakes into play. Once you have successfully sunk your last putt you can retire to our newly refurbished clubhouse bar and member's lounge, where you can relax with a drink, or choose a meal from our extensive bar and a la carte menus.
Norwich University of the Arts was founded in 1845. It is a higher education specialist art and design college based on a single site in the center of Norwich, Norfolk. The School offers a range of foundation degrees, besides bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees. The academic programs to:Animation, Architecture, Communication Design, Curation, Fashion, Film & Moving Image Production, Fine Art, Games Art & Design, Graphic Design, Illustration, Moving Image and Sound, Photography, Textile Design.
At Glen Lodge and Bawburgh Golf Club we pride ourselves in the warm welcome and hospitality you will receive during your visit. Situated on the outskirts of Norwich, the easily accessible club is an ideal venue for all your social and golfing requirements. Set in over 120 acres of rolling Norfolk countryside, Glen Lodge, now home to the Bawburgh Golf Club offers the ideal venue for both social and golfing events. The always interesting and often demanding golf course was established in the early seventies, whilst the Scandinavian style Glen Lodge overlooking the eighteenth green was added in the mid nineties.
Fast Fact:The nickname Canaries was adopted because of Norwich's trade in breeding and exporting pet birds, the club's colours were chosen as a result. Fast Fact :Safety concerns forced Norwich to leave their orginal home ground, The Nest, which was situated in a disused quarry in 1935.
Eaton Golf Club was founded in 1910 and is one of the oldest established golf clubs in Norfolk. The course, designed in part by the four times Open champion JH Taylor, offers a challenging 18-hole test to golfers of all standards. Despite being situated only a mile or so from the tourist attractions and shops in the centre of the city of Norwich, it is quiet, pretty and mature with greens that have been described by professional agronomists as the best in the region. Renowned throughout Norfolk, Eaton is often described as a "veritable golfing oasis within the city"