Coombe Wood is mature parkland course founded in 1904. Originally a 9 hole layout, the course was extended to 18 holes in 1922.
In this modern age of 7500 yard golf courses where players are asked to continually drive the ball in excess of 280 yards, Coombe Wood puts the emphasis on skilled shot making and strategic course management. Drive the ball well at Coombe Wood and you can be rewarded, if you don’t however, your task is a tough one.
Small, well guarded greens require good execution of iron shots to find your target. Skilled players will be asked to properly flight and shape their second shots if they expect to score well. The greens at Coombe Wood, virtually all year round, are in wonderful condition. The subtle, gentle slopes of the greens provide a fair test of nerve and skill. Coombe Wood provides a great experience for all levels of ability from high handicapper to experienced professional.
The nature of the ground the course is constructed on provides excellent natural drainage allowing the course to be open and playable all year round. Regular maintenance programmes by our first rate ground staff ensures that the course is presented in beautiful condition in both winter and summer; course closures and temporary greens are a rarity at Coombe Wood.
If you are looking for a good test of golf in beautiful surroundings just 9 miles from the centre of London, Coombe Wood is the place to play whether you are a visitor for the day or would like to consider one of our many membership options.