Cannock Park Golf Club is located just outside of Cannock in Staffordshire, and welcomes players of all ages and abilities. Originally built in the 1980s as a 9-hole course, it was redesigned in the early 1990s as a full 18-hole course.
Cannock is a par 67, measuring just over 5,100 yards in total. It features several testing holes and undulating greens that will challenge even the best players. Since its redesign by Ray Broome, Cannock Park has been considered one of the best golf courses in Staffordshire.
The club prides itself on its affordability and is open to the general public. Trolley and buggies are both available for hire.
A Central Location
The town of Cannock is located in the south of Staffordshire, around 10 miles from Birmingham and 23 miles from Stoke-on-Trent. It is easily accessible by car and is close to the M54, M6 toll road and M6 motorways. The nearest train station is Cannock, which is on the Rugeley to Birmingham line. It takes around 45 minutes to get to Cannock by train from central Birmingham.
The course can be found just off Stafford Road (A34), around a quarter of a mile from Cannock town centre, and there's plenty of car parking space within its grounds.
Cannock itself is a medium-sized town with a good number of nightclubs, bars and pubs as well as a good choice of gastro pubs and restaurants. The town centre is also home to a small selection of hotels and guesthouses, and most of the high street names have shops there. Other amenities include a swimming pool, leisure centre, ice rink and cinema.
If you're looking to play Cannock Park and would like to stay in the area, the closest hotels are Roman Way Hotel (Watling Street, Cannock) and Lower Drayton Farm B&B, the Mercure Stafford South Hatherton House Hotel and the Holiday Inn Express (all of which are in nearby Stafford).
Cannock Park Golf Club is well worth a visit, whether you're already holidaying in the area and fancy a pleasant day's golfing, or are making a special trip just to play the course.