Bourn Golf Club Ltd
Set in lush Cambridgeshire countryside, Bourne Golf Club is surrounded by small hills, avenues of trees, and a trio of lakes. The atmosphere is undeniably peaceful. A comparatively new golf course, Bourne Golf club was founded in 1991 but has already held a number of county competitions and is one of only two courses to win the silver in the HSBC (Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation) Golf Monthly’s course ratings for the area. One of the harder courses in the area, it is an excellently designed 18-hole course, and with a par 72 draws a wide range of golfers of varying ability who can play and enjoy the club.
In addition to the course there are many more extras to round out the day for both amateur and professional golfer. The on-site pro shop caters to all golfing needs with a range of brands present and experts on hand to help with choosing equipment for each shopper. Experts are always on hand to give comprehensive details on the equipment and there is an on-site repair shop plus a workshop to custom fit the clubs to every client’s needs. Lessons are also available. PGA golfers teach a range of skills at a variety of levels making this little club a friendly and accessible place for the amateur golfer. The coaching area is complete with a seven-bay driving range, putting green, chipping area, and much more. Teaching practical and technical skills, even a first time golfer will come away with an in-depth knowledge of the game.
The club also hosts many small open competitions throughout the year, once again catering to a wide range of talents and indeed ages. For example, in June 2016 the Senior Mixed Open, Ladies Open, and 25th Anniversary Mixed Open were all held.
What else to do
Not only for the golfer, this tranquil little course is also host to a multitude of different facilities. Many societies utilize the grounds for events or small conferences. The golf club also hosts ceremonies such as christenings, engagements, and weddings.
More everyday extras include an excellent restaurant and bar. This can be hired out for large parties and also for catering services providing high quality food in a pleasant environment. A conservatory style room with an excellent view of the lakes and course just adds to the idyllic atmosphere.
For those of a more active nature, the Health and Fitness Club is the perfect addition. Featuring an assortment of different workout and running machines there is also a pool and a sauna. Finally, there is a large room specializing in aerobics where different classes are offered. And just in case that wasn’t enough, there is also a caravan and campsite nestled into this rustic little area.
This excellent little course caters to all levels of golfers. The wide range of other facilities means that it has become not just a golfer’s paradise, but one for non-golfers too ‒a relaxing day out for the entire family, Bourn Golf club is a little slice of tranquility amongst the bustle of normal life.