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Windermere Golf Club
Lake District Golf, Food, Drink & Functions
9th most enjoyable course to play in England & Top 100 society venue in the UK
Todays Golfer / Golf World rankings
“Courses don’t come much more scenic than this magical layout at the heart of the Lake District”
Today’s Golfer Magazine
Best golf course in South Cumbria
National Club Golfer & Golf World
Food, Drink & Functions
Everyone welcome
The course is open. Buggies permitted. Please replace divots and repair pitch marks.

Welcome to Windermere

Windermere Golf Club is situated in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage English Lake District National Park. Despite our tranquil setting, we're less than 5 minutes from the bustling town of Bowness on Windermere and only 1.5 miles from the shore of Lake Windermere.

A 133 year history
Established in 1891, our course is steeped in history and offers a unique challenge to golfers of all abilities whilst offering spectacular and breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.

Everyone is welcome
A truly friendly welcome for members and visitors is assured, whether coming to play the course or enjoy a drink, or bite to eat in the bar.
Drop in and visit us - we look forward to sharing our course and clubhouse with you.

Top 10 Course in England

We're extremely proud to be highly rated by National recognised publications Golf World, Todays Golfer, and National Club Golfer.
We've made four of their "top golf course" lists including:

Top 100 society venues in the UK
We've been ranked as one of the best places for visiting golfers to have a day out based on the quality and playability of the course, service delived and value of our packages.

Top 100 most enjoyable courses to play
As well as ranking at number 35 in the whole of the UK & Ireland, we rank as the 9th most enjoyable course to play in England.

Top 200 best golf courses in England
We've just been ranked as the 168th best golf course in England. With over 2200 other courses Nationwide, this puts us in the best 8% of golf courses in the Country.

Top 100 golf courses to play for under £65.00
We came in at number 65 in the 2023 rankings of golf courses in Great Britain & Ireland.

The setting certainly helps, but Windermere actually scores at least as highly for its charm and character. An inland course that is so easy to be seduced by

- Golf World -