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Welcome to Silloth On Solway Golf Club, one of the best golf courses in Britain and the best value golf course in Britain.

Since David Grant laid Silloth golf course out in 1892 over the linksland west of the docks it has been a key tourist attraction. Over the years the course has evolved, with contributions from two great classic designers Dr Alister MacKenzie and Willie Park Junior.  A number of blind holes still remain, architecturally-incorrect in the modern era, but a source of uncertainty, surprise and occasional delight to successive generations of members and visitors. Some of the original sandy wastes remain as heroic hazards, but the course is mostly clad in mature dune flora that is ideal for presenting the great challenge of links golf.

Three holes are typical. The elevated tee on the par 3 Ninth looks down on a small island green with a steep fall to the right, protected to the front and side by an array of deep bunkers that demand an accurate shot from anything between a wedge and three iron, depending on the wind.

Silloth’s signature hole is the par 5 Thirteenth, with a drive over gorse to a deceptively wide fairway. A tight second through a narrow gully, into the prevailing wind, must negotiate an angled slope that deflects all but the most accurate of approaches to an elevated green at the top of a ridge.

The final hole requires an accurate drive on to an angled fairway, usually with the help of the prevailing wind, before a long approach in to the final green under the critical gaze of those safely ensconced in the Nineteenth Hole. The player can then enjoy the comforts of the busy and atmospheric clubhouse: a meal made with local produce and above all, a warm Cumbrian welcome.

The fairways are covered in the springiest of Cumbrian turf, inviting crisp iron shots and courageous woods.  The undulating fairways meander through the dunes offering a true test of links golf to those who visit    Much praise has been bestowed on this golf course located in Silloth, Wigton, Cumbria. Writing about his first visit to the course in 1925, the great golf writer Bernard Darwin wrote: “I never more violently fell in love with a course at first sight.”

Silloth represents excellent value for money: in 2013 Today’s Golfer magazine voted it the ‘Best Course in Britain and Ireland under £60’. It also appears in the top 100 golf courses in the world.  Silloth on Solway Golf Cumbria played host to the 2002-2007 R & A Regional Open Championship Qualifier, and in 2007 hosted the English Ladies Close Amateur Strokeplay Championship. In 2009 the club also hosted the EGU Mid Amateur Championship for the Logan Trophy. In 2012 the Club staged the English Amateur Championship won by Harry Ellis.

Sample the Silloth experience for yourself: play Britain’s best value golf course.

We would love you to visit Silloth, if you require any further information call 016973 31304 and the Secretary Alan Oliver will be happy to help you in any way possible.

“Our group of 20 golfers made our annual end of season pilgrimage to Silloth last Friday (16th October) and were blessed with possibly the best weather so far this autumn. We had a tremendous day, as always. The course is just such a pleasure to play and in great condition as usual. A day’s golfing at Silloth in perfect weather really does help restore the soul.”
Graham Sanderson
“Please pass on our appreciation and thanks to everyone at the club for making us so welcome and at home. Special thanks to David and Octavia and their staff for looking after our refreshment needs. We all departed for home well satisfied with our day out – the value for money is second to none. We hope to return many more times..”
Peter Jones
“Just a short note to say how much we enjoyed ourselves yesterday.  The course is an absolute gem (the best and most difficult any of us had encountered, which was probably why we finished so late) and it was worth every penny plus the 3 hour journey.  I’m absolutely certain we’ll return, probably with a few more in tow.  Hopefully it’ll be a bit less windy next time.  Once again, many thanks.”
Dave Moss
“I would just like to thank you for the way you looked after us on Tuesday. The welcome we had was excellent and the golf course exceptional. All my party had a great day and cannot wait to come back next year!”
Andy Dunbar
“Just wanted to record my appreciation following our visit on Sunday and Monday.  The course was sublime and a really enjoyable test.  Everyone we encountered was extremely friendly and helpful. Have had the luck to play many of the top courses in the country and they really should send their staff to Siloth to learn how it should be done.”
David Parker
“This is just a brief email to say how much we enjoyed our 3 days in Silloth. I know we were lucky with the weather, but this is the 14th year our happy band have been away in May and the general consensus was that it was one of the best. You have a great course, but you also have a great, and certainly one of the most welcoming, clubs. Your staff are a credit to the infrastructure that supports any good organisation and could not have been more helpful.  We hope to be back sometime and will definitely spread the word
David Simpson

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Great effort by Stephen Gallagher, so close to qualifying. Will Mcginley pick him? ... See MoreSee Less

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Michael JefferyYes1   ·  2 days ago

David KingHope so !1   ·  2 days ago

Eagle Treblefinder HunterNo.he should tho1   ·  2 days ago

Gary ChisholmWithout a doubt be good to have a Scotsman in the team1   ·  2 days ago

John SmythProbably not1   ·  2 days ago

Silloth on Solway Golf Clubpoulter and Westwood are nailed on but there's space for one more.1   ·  2 days ago

Michael JefferyWestwood nailed on? Form is sketchy at best2   ·  2 days ago

John SmythDonald or gmac1   ·  2 days ago

Stuart RowellYes ..deserves a pick1   ·  2 days ago

Gary ChisholmGallagher is the man in form are Westwood or Poulter1   ·  2 days ago

Michael JefferySkySports ask Lee Westwoods brother in law, do you give Gallacher a capts pick? No wonder he sat on the fence.1   ·  2 days ago

Mark Renniebig mistake if he doesn't, Stevie G, Poulter and Westwood for me. Donald Is really struggling and there is enough experience in the team1   ·  2 days ago

Eagle Treblefinder HunterI concur Mark Rennie.gallaghers passion to get in to a ryder cup in scotland is great to worried mcginley will go for donald but hope that mcginley is as canny as I think1   ·  2 days ago

Mark JohnsonGallagher is on form do he should be picked. Even Westwood is on better form than Poulter. He may play well but should he be picked?1   ·  2 days ago

Paul JeffreyEDITED G mac in the 9 so think Poults will an probably Westwood, Gallagher should pip Donald on current form1   ·  2 days ago

William SmithLets hope so, pick the form players ?1   ·  1 day ago

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Stephen Gallagher could be a very good addition to the Ryder cup team. To perform like this knowing he had to do this to get into the team is very impressive. ... See MoreSee Less

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Eagle Treblefinder HunterI concur.hes also a realist.he has had a great year but knows he wudnt get picked if he didnt qualify ,altho he should.i hope he qualifies and that mcginley picks poulter gmac and thanks donald,altho we will get him if gallagher doesnt finish in top two alas1   ·  2 days ago

Gordon NicolsonHe is a top player, great putter and decent bloke I believe. Only proper that there is a Jock in the team at Gleneagles1   ·  2 days ago

David BarrI concur uncle G.....1   ·  2 days ago

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The results from the Help for Heroes day on Monday. 1st C Gordons team 101 points 2nd W Roberts team 98 points 3rd P Brennans team 96 points 4th D Hodgsons team 96 points 5th G McCulloughs team 95 points Nearest pin 6th C Gordon 12th I Lightfoot 16th R Hamill Thank you to everyone who played and supported the day ... See MoreSee Less

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David HodgsonBrian Hargreaves Mark Saunders1   ·  3 days ago

Nick BrookfieldRoss Hamill - was always gonna take some beating!!1   ·  3 days ago

Nick BrookfieldPar3's cost us Martin Brown!!2   ·  3 days ago

Scott BeattieCarl Gordon1   ·  2 days ago

Ross HamillBetter to be lucky than good!3   ·  2 days ago

Martin BrownOuch! Not far away but nearly never killed a man!! What did Ross win?2   ·  2 days ago

Nick BrookfieldDunno what the N2tP prizes were....2 days ago

Silloth on Solway Golf ClubNearest the pin won pro v1 balls I think2 days ago

Nick BrookfieldThought that was for a 2?1   ·  2 days ago

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For those of you looking for a late summer/autumn golf trip look no further than Silloth on Solway Golf Club. Silloth is a fantastic links course that meanders through the dunes beside the Solway Firth overlooking the Scottish Borders on one side and the Lake District on the other. The quality of the course has been likened to some Open championship venues and for only £49 per day midweek you can play a top quality course without breaking the bank. We would love you to visit Silloth and for more details call 016973 31304 or visit ... See MoreSee Less

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Dwight TichenorAn absolute peach of a course. On my last golfing holiday, I drove from Bamburgh just to play this course. And it was wonderful.1   ·  4 days ago

Simon GriffithsGreat course, we played it when the weather was at its worse. Hit a full blooded 5 iron in to the 120 yard par 3 at the top end of the course, and was still 5 yards short! lol1   ·  3 days ago

Ryan James DoneTop course,top members and staff the place is the hidden Gem. Gotta play it1   ·  3 days ago

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