Kingsdown Golf Club

Welcome to Kingsdown GC
  • Driving Range & Academy Course - Open to everyone  see here for details..
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  • Looking to join Kingsdown Golf Club? view here for Membership prices
  • Captain's Away Day Specials - Read More.. .
  • Visitors: Play golf later in the day and save money! for Twilight golf prices, see here

Welcome to Kingsdown Golf Club.  Founded in 1880, it is the second oldest Golf Club in the West of England (behind Westward Ho!) and the oldest Club in Wiltshire.

Our downland course is renowned for its stunning scenery, beautiful fairways and superb greens. The excellent drainage makes play possible all year round. The Men’s White Tees, the course, a Par 72, measures 6,501 yards in length.  For the Ladies, the Red Tees boast 5,744 yards and a Par 73.

The website Top 100 Golf Courses of the World have declared Kingsdown:

"Wiltshire's Best Members Course", 

the only two courses with higher rankings being proprietary clubs.  See the rankings here .

Nice feedback from Stephen Woods, Senior Captain - Burnham & Berrow Golf Club (June 2019):

"Many thanks for your help and the rest of the Kingsdown staff in making yesterday such as success.  I had many people come up to me yesterday telling me how much they had enjoyed the day.  This morning, I have had several emails saying the same thing.  I have decided that if you give our senior golfers a good golf course, followed by good food, washed down with red wine, they are happy! 

Kingsdown delivered that in spades."


A range of membership types are available here at Kingsdown. These include:

  • Full/Seven Day Membership
  • Five Day Membership (Monday - Friday) - nb. there is a short Waiting List for this option
  • Flexible Membership 
  • Winter Membership
  • Discounted Memberships - for adult golfers under 30
  • Student Membership - for those in full-time education
  • Junior Memberships for those aged 17 and under

NB: There is no subscription charge for a Junior Member if they have a parent/guardian or grandparent who is a Full member of the club.

If you're a beginner why not try our Get into Golf Package which includes:  

  • Six x 30 minute lessons with our Golf Professional
  • 3 months membership to our 3-hole Academy Course
  • 10 x Driving Range credits
  • 5 x rounds of golf at Kingsdown Golf course

Our Get into Golf Package costs  just £199

See our Membership page here for more details on what we offer.


Course Status

Course Status

Kingsdown: Course Open, Main Greens


Visitors, from Wiltshire and beyond, are welcome to Kingsdown Golf Club throughout the week and can look forward to an excellent round of golf, followed by a warm, friendly atmosphere and some good food in the Clubhouse. Click here to book a tee time, here for Society Visits and here for our Open Events.

Watch our Club Video below:


Men's Open 2019 Results

Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Well done to the winners ..

Championships hosted at KGC

Kingsdown is proud to host:

Men's Open - Sunday 30 June 2019

Bristol Golf Breaks

We are part of Bristol Golf Breaks. If you are looking to play Kingsdown Golf Club as part of a "Stay and Play" package, click the here to be transported to the Bristol Golf Breaks website.


Interested in joining Kingsdown?

We offer a range of membership types including Flexi Memberships where a low subscription is charged and then a reduced Green Fee is paid each time you play. See our Types of Membership page for more details.

Pro Shop

How's your game?

Why not book a lesson with one of our experienced Professional Staff? With our state-of-the-art Driving Range and Video Analysis of your swing, you'd be mad not to give it a go..

Course Overview

Kingsdown Golf Club - just 5 miles from Bath

Located 12 miles from Junction 17 and 11 miles from Junction 18 of the M4, Kingsdown Golf Club is easy to get to.

Check out our Club Video and 18-hole flyovers.

Just a brief thank you for the excellent day we had at Kingsdown on Wednesday. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, both on and off the course.  

Feedback received from John Nelson-Smith's group from Bristol & Clifton Golf Club 

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