Ferndown Golf Club


The Courses

Dorset's Premier 27-hole Golf Venue

Play the course that has graced former Major winners Faldo, Langer, Norman, Lyle, Jacklin to name but a few.     

Discover the best of heathland golf courses  

Murray Long appointed from Sunningdale


Limited spaces  now available

Ferndown welcomes new Members of all playing capabilities to the Ladies Section.   

Enquire about membership

Members area

Join our Summer Academy with an opportunity to become an Alliss Course member on completion


Play our exclusive course

Visitors are most welcome at Ferndown, during the week with the weekend set aside for members and their guests. 

Course availability and green fees

Twilight packages - half price green fee

Festival of Golf 2016 


Play golf in Dorset at Peter Alliss's favourite golf course 

The South West's Premier 27-hole Heathland Golf Course

Come play golf in the footsteps of giants

Faldo, Langer, Norman, Lyle, Jacklin and a host of other legendary names from the world of golf have all graced the fairways and greens here at Ferndown Golf Club since it was established in 1913.

Experience this wonderful course for yourself and you'll soon understand why Rolex rates Ferndown Golf Club as in the world's top 3% of courses, while Top 100 Golf Courses ranked us 52nd in England in 2015. 

Please  click here  to see why we are ranked in the top 100 golf course of the world. 


You'll also appreciate why we've been chosen to host many prestigious tournaments over the years, from The Hennessy Cognac Cup, featuring leading players from the European Tour, the European Ladies Championship and the British Ladies Open, to the R&A Regional ‘Open’ Qualifier 2008 – 2012.

Your perfect course, your ideal location

Come and play greens that are nurtured, maintained and presented without compromise and set in a pristine environment. You'll find our 18-hole ‘Old Course’ and 9-hole ‘Alliss Course’ are both a joy and a challenge to play for golfers of every standard.       Read more about our courses.

You to a tee

We're proud of our heritage and traditions but we're equally proud of our fresh, modern outlook. So when you're seeking the very best in men's, ladies or family golf in Dorset, you'll find a warm, friendly welcome here at Ferndown Golf Club.

Latest News

Eight Nonagenarians at Ferndown Golf Club Celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday.

29th April 2016

On Thursday 28th April, members over 90 years old were invited for afternoon tea with the Captain to celebrate the Queen’s birthday.

Course Status

Old Course: Open
Alliss Course: Open

To find out more, please contact us on

   01202 653950

 golf@ferndowngolfclub.co.uk​​​​   ​​


Looking to join the  premier heathland course in Dorset?

Click here  to see our promotion video.

Thanks to DesireRc Ltd.


Festival of Golf 2016

Sunday 22nd May – Tuesday 31st May

Our Festival of Golf is underway - click here for results

"The course was magnificent, greens to rival any of  the best in the world"

Festival of Golf 2015,  Top 100 Golf Course Review 2015

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