Just 5 miles west of Exeter, almost immediately off the A30 you will find Fingle Glen Lodges and Fingle Glen Golf Course. Offering stunning scenery within its natural surround, Fingle Glen has something to offer everyone, especially keen golfers. The golf course at Fingle Glen provides a collection of challenges for its players so polish off your clubs, pack your kit and head to Fingle Glen Lodges for your dream golf escape.
A true parkland golf course just a short drive from the city, Fingle Glen will test your full range of shot making abilities as well as treat you to some wonderful and extensive views across the valley. With a host of obstacles to overcome to keep a low score here you will need to remain focussed, and accuracy is key. From beginners to low handicappers, the course suits all standard of players so why not play a round or two and make your getaway one to remember.
Originally, in 1989 the Fingle Glen course was laid out as a nine-hole course which was extended to a full 18 holes in 2002. It is known locally for being one of the hillier courses around however, throughout the course there are minimal shots that require you to play directly up a steep hill. To assist you around the course, the clubhouse offers buggies for hire although on a Summers day it’s a great walk if you do decide to remain on foot. Just see it as a bonus workout!
Number of holes: 18
Mens Yardage: 5744
Ladies Yardage: 5210
Green Fees: From £12.50 to £25 per round
Please note there are no handicap requirements, however smart casual dress standards do apply and all visitors are assured of a warm welcome.
Virtual Golf at Fingle Glen
One of the other must-try attractions at Fingle Glen is the Trackman Smartgolf simulator which allows you to experience what it would be like to play on the most prestigious courses within the PGA National. The Trackman simulator is so real, you will think you’re there in person, which has been the concept of its development and programming. The high-definition graphics offer the most extraordinary details thanks to the rendered drone mapping of the 160+ courses available to play and allow you to hone in on accuracy, golf swing data and work on how to really improve your technique. The use of the Trackman simulator does require you to prebook your session with the clubhouse reception and we assure you for those keen golfers, it’s an opportunity not to be missed.
Following recent renovation throughout the clubhouse, restaurant, and other available facilities, Fingle Glen also means you can enjoy a tasty treat before you play or of course enjoy a tipple of your choice for the 19th hole. Serving a variety of classic pub meals throughout the day and a locally renowned Sunday lunch (which is a hit with the locals), so we would advise pre-booking.
When purchasing your very own holiday lodge here at Fingle Glen Lodges, you will receive a year’s free membership to enjoy the course at your leisure, should you wish to renew at the end of the initial annual period you can do so direct with the golf club by simply calling into the clubhouse and speaking to the membership team who will gladly advise you of terms and membership pricing.
Golf Holiday Lodges
Purchase your very of golfing haven here at Fingle Glen Lodges, to really make the most of a holiday home with a difference. If you’d like more information on our luxury golfing lodges available to purchase simply contact us to request a brochure or make an appointment to come see for yourself how unique our offering is. Why not consider a “try before you buy” book a weekend break with us, come down and see what it’s like first hand. Stay in one of our luxury lodges, play a round of golf and sample what lodge ownership is like when you invest in your future here at Fingle Glen.