We are delighted to announce the return of Golf at Wincanton from Tuesday 30th March albeit with restrictions in place these are detailed below –
Tuesday 30th March
- Playing golf can resume.
- Up to fourball play with pre-booked tee times.
- Take away food and drink only.
- Coaching can resume on a 1-to-1 session.
- During this time the clubhouse will remain closed and service will be via the information window.
Monday 12th April
- Pro shop will reopen.
- The outdoor seating area reopen.
- Toilets and Changing facilities reopen.
Monday 17th May
- Clubhouse will reopen.
- Coaching of groups up to 6 may resume.
Monday 21st June
- All remaining faculties may reopen.
- No limits on numbers or social distancing.
- Review on the use of course rakes, divot boxes and ball washes.
- Review on the removal of flagsticks.
- Review on the exchange of scorecards.
Golf Membership 1st April 2021 – 31st March 2022
Following COVID-19 restrictions membership have now gone online and we will only be accepting renewals and new memberships via our only membership system.
This year we are pleased to announce the following benefits for our members:
Wheathill Golf Club
- 5 Complementary rounds at Wheathill Golf Club (Max 4 players in any 1 day)
- Discounted price for Wincanton members just £17 for 18 holes (normal price £23)
- Call Wheathill Golf Course to book 01963 240667 option 2
- One complimentary general admission ticket per member for each weekday fixture (excluding Boxing Day) at Wincanton
- ring Racecourse office on 01963 435840 to book
Please note that the Golf Course will be closed on racedays additional closure dates will be advertised in advance within the club house.
9-hole Parkland Golf course
Welcome to Wincanton Golf Club, located in the centre of the racecourse in the heart of Somerset. A 9-hole doubled up to 18, par 70, measuring 6,266 yards with a challenging layout for golfers of all abilities.
We have well-maintained greens that are playable for golfers all year round. We are set inside Wincanton Racecourse and offer a compact, easily accessible and quick 9 holes open to everybody. Enjoy a well-stocked Pro Shop and a pleasant cafeteria with coffee and alcoholic beverages available to members and non-members alike.
Golf lessons are available from our PGA Golf Professional. Membership is available for players wishing to obtain a handicap and play in competitions. Golf societies are welcome and catered for. Green Fees are payable on a daily basis to the general public with no need to book, however it is advisable to phone ahead (01963 435850) of your visit to check on the state of play.
Wincanton Golf Club aims to operate a forward-thinking dress policy. It is in all our interests to maintain reasonable standards of casual but smart dress in keeping with golfing traditions. Members and guests of Wincanton Golf Club are therefore made aware that the following are required minimum standards that must be adhered to both on the golf course and in the clubhouse. We would ask all guests and members to wear golf shoes, a collared shirt and tailored trousers or shorts.
We have a PGA Professional and his staff available for any golfing needs. Our professional has over 30 years of experience to help and advise all levels in the game, from complete novice to advanced golfers. We can customise equipment to suit all shapes, sizes and ages.
Please note: Each player is required to use their own bag of clubs. Equipment hire is available. The golf course will not be open on racedays.