If golf is your thing, then the prospect of spending your downtime at a golf club that has not one, but two courses designed by the great Herbert Fowler is probably an attractive one. You'll find the Berkshire Golf Club near Bagshot, sandwiched between the M4 and the M3 and served by extensive rail links. There's a good range of accommodation nearby too, catering for virtually all tastes and budgets, from intimate B&Bs to sprawling country houses.
Challenging Courses: Hotels near the Berkshire Golf Club
The Berkshire Golf Club is widely considered, in golfing circles, to be one of the very best in the country. Fowler's designs have remained largely unchanged since the club was opened in the late 1920s, standing testament to his skill and expertise as one of the finest golf-course architects of the 20th century. Those who can't wait to test themselves against his creations would do well to book hotels in nearby Bracknell, which is just a short ten-minute drive away, along the A322. Hotels such as the Coppid Beech Hotel, the Grange Bracknell and the Elizabeth House Hotel, offer convenience and superb surroundings in which to relax, after a day on the green.
Hotels for Groups
A traditional member's club, the Berkshire Golf Club offers a warm welcome to those who want to come and pit themselves against the courses, making it an ideal destination for groups of golfing enthusiasts or corporate events. The Beneficial House - House of Fisher offers a great alternative to a traditional hotel in the form of serviced rooms and stunning, self-catering apartments; perfect for those who want to create their own schedule rather than sticking to a pre-arranged hotel itinerary.
Relax in Style
However, if you'd prefer to relax in unapologetically luxurious surroundings and leave cooking to the professionals, the Oakley Court Hotel, on the outskirts of Windsor comes highly recommended. Just 20 minutes' drive away, this illustrious hotel has featured in a number of films including the Hammer Films' Dracula movies and the St. Trinians films of the 1950s. Elegant and with sumptuous surroundings, it offers the perfect environment in which to relax after a day of bunker-digging!
Golfing is more than just a sport; it's a passion. Booking a hotel near the Berkshire Golf Club is the best way to ensure you get the most from your game and your time away from home.