Our summer of Great British Golf continues, next stop – Patshull Park. Nestled halfway between the towns of Telford and Wolverhampton, amidst rural Shropshire countryside, is the splendid Patshull Park Hotel, Golf & Country Club. The Hotel, which is set in the grounds (which were designed by Capability Brown) of Patshull Hall, is the highest rated AA 3* property in the Wolverhampton area and you’ll be guaranteed to receive a warm friendly welcome during any golf break or visit.
The John Jacobs design was opened in 1979, and since then has developed into one of the finest courses in the region.
Patshull Park has been a very popular choice for in the Midlands for our customers for many years, so why not go and see what all the fuss is about?
It has a beautiful par-72 parkland golf course provides with a superb test of golf. The course was constructed by the renowned golf course designer John Jacobs in 1978, opening for play the following year. Since then it has matured, like a fine wine, into an enjoyable challenge that will test even the best of golfers as the course meanders its way through grand Wllingtonia, Oak and Beech trees. Although the course is not particularly long by today’s standards (measuring to 6,412 yards from the back tees) you’ll be required to negotiate a safe passage through the multitude of trees, lakes and streams that give the course its charming character and definition.
The course, although not the longest by today’s standards, provides an enjoyable and testing round of golf.
Patshull Park is also able to boast some great golf facilities including buggy hire and a comprehensively stocked pro-shop, as well as an extensive practise area and putting green – perfect for honing your skills before heading out to take on the golf course.
Once you’re completed your round, you’ll be invited to relax and recuperate in Earl’s Bar and Brasserie – here you’ll be offered a delightful selection of snacks and light meals, as well as a superb choice of refreshments.
A top quality golf break wouldn’t be a top quality golf break without accommodation, and Patshull Park has just that – in the form of 49 beautifully appointed en-suite bedrooms. As well as the standard rooms, you may wish to upgrade for a room with either a golf course view, or even the larger ‘Lakeview’ guestrooms which also boast a balcony or patio. Whichever room you go for your guaranteed to find one which is tastefully furnished, superbly comfortable and contains all the modern features you would expect from a hotel in the year 2013, including: flat-screen TV with Sky channels, tea & coffee making facilities, hairdryer, trouser press, iron & ironing board, direct dial telephone, a spacious bathroom and complementary toiletries.
This high quality 3* hotel provides great quality guestrooms which are perfect for a short golf break.
Serving you food morning, Sunday afternoon and every evening at Patshull Park Hotel, Golf & Country Club is the Lakeside Restaurant. Breakfast is always a pleasant experience here. Whether you’re feeling as fresh as a daisy or a little bleary eyed after the night before, the breathtaking panoramas of the Great Lake as you enjoy your full English breakfast or cold buffet selection – the perfect start to any day.
Sunday Lunch at the Lakeview is always a popular option for residents and locals alike. A traditional three course choice menu is offered each week by head chef Terry Maylon and is served by the welcoming and knowledgeable staff. Richard Harvey, the resident pianist, is also on hand to provide entertainment and help create an elegant atmosphere. As well as breakfast and Sunday lunch, dinner is also served in the Lakeview Restaurant. Serving imaginatively created dishes and a choice of locally sourced steaks, all perfectly complemented by an extensive wine selection.
The facilities at Patshull Park don’t stop there! Also on offer to guests is the Health and Beauty Centre which includes a large indoor swimming pool, spa pool, steam rooms, saunas and a solarium. And for those of you who enjoy a bit of exercise and like to keep fit will be glad to know that there is also a fully stocked cardio suite and gymnasium. Or for those of you who enjoy a bit of pampering, you may wish to treat yourself to one of the many offerings from one of the highly trained beauty therapists.
When you’ve finished a long day’s golfing you’d be silly not to spend a bit of time relaxing in the spa.
In addition to Patshull Park’s parkland there is also 75 acres of lakes which means that the resort can also provides a superb venue for those golfers who like to fish as well. The Fishing Lodge is able to cater for the needs of all fishing enthusiasts, offering a choice of trout, coarse or pike fishing in their particular seasons. Boat and equipment hire, as well as tuition, are also available from the Lodge at Patshull Park.
Your Golf Travel exclusive Great British Golf Breaks to Patshull Park Hotel, Golf & Country Club start from just £59 and include 1 Night, 2 Rounds and Bed & Breakfast! So what are you waiting for?
Whether you’re a seasoned fisherman or even a complete novice, everyone can enjoy a day on the lakes.