Plan your visit
Whilst we look forward to welcoming you to The Grove, we hope our brief guide helps you get ready for your visit.
If you are travelling by car please note some SatNavs may find the postcode WD17 3NL gives a more accurate position. For detailed directions please view our Location page...
Once at The Grove follow the main drive up to the hotel then follow signs for ‘Golf Bag Drop'.
Carts, trolleys, golfboards and rental clubs are available to be booked in advance or at the Golf Shop. All hire items are available on a ‘first come – first served’ basis to golfers playing on the day, to avoid disappointment please call 01923 294266 to book one of the above. Click here to view hire items available and their prices.
Head straight to the Golf Shop and let our team make your arrival as stress free as possible. We'll unload and park your car for you whilst you check-in, and get ready for your round. The Grove is a soft-spike course, and we can adjust your footwear if required.
Get ready for your round by making use of our changing facilities. Spacious and with individual lockers for you to store your belongings. No need to bring a towel, we provide complimentary towels for your use. And should you forget anything (or couldn't fit anything else in the car!) we have a golf shop loaded with equipment to hire or clothing to buy.
Where to warm up
We recommend arriving at The Grove approximately an hour before your scheduled tee time to make full use of our extensive practice facilities (Driving range, Short game area & Putting green). On the range practice with a pyramid of complimentary balls whilst our team will get your clubs ready and then politely inform you when to head up to the first tee.
**Twilight golfers balls £7 for 55 balls/ £15 for 150 balls
From the first tee to the eighteenth
At the first tee, our Grove Starter will let you know the day's pin positions along with one or two tips to maintain the pace of play. Here you will be given your complimentary tees, pencil, scorecard, yardage book and bag tag. As you come up to the 18th green, the team will be on hand to park your buggies, collect and clean your clubs so you can enjoy the final few moments on the course. Click here to view the golf course overview.
Maintain your energy
The Stables is ideal for a warm-up breakfast or more substantial meal; or enjoy a drink in the bar whilst watching SkySports and congratulate or commiserate! The Halfway House provides a selection of snacks and refreshments. We also have a drinks buggy that goes around the course, which you can stop at any time.
Don't worry if your round didn't quite go according to plan. We offer a range of individual and group golf instruction programmes suitable for beginner to advanced. Kevin Merry heads up our team of instructors. Working with a select number of golf professionals and elite level amateurs, Kevin also contributes articles for Today's Golfer Magazine - so he knows his stuff!
If you would like any further assistance please do not hesitate to contact a member of our Golf Team on 01923 294266 or email: email@example.com