Visitors & Societies 

Course availability 

The President's Course – the challenging 9-hole President's Course is available all week long - including weekends – to our visitors.

The Old Course - due to the sheer popularity of the Old Course, it is only available to visitors during the week.

It's fast, simple and convenient to make a booking for one of our courses and costs from as little as £22 per player, depending upon the season and the course chosen 

For groups of 12 or more keen golfers who would like to play the premier heathland course in Dorset, one of our Society Packages is ideal. These are available every Tuesday and Friday with prices starting from just £80 per person.To find out more about our Society Packages, click here

Making your booking

Booking - To make your personal booking please contact our Professional's Shop on 01202 653951 or e-mail golf@ferndowngolfclub.co.uk for corporate/society bookings.

Eligibility – to play as a visitor you should either be introduced by a member or produce a CONGU handicap certificate. Permitted handicaps are 28 for men and boys and 36 for women and girls. Junior players must be accompanied by an adult.

If you'd like any more advice or information regarding eligibility, please just call our Professional's Shop or office on 01202 653951.

Confirmation – All visitor bookings must be confirmed with our office or Professional's Shop at least 48 hours in advance.

Please note: if you are organising a large party you should confirm the exact number of players 14 days in advance of your visit. Do be aware that you will then be liable to pay any green fees or catering costs applicable for that number.

Deposit - A non-returnable deposit of £10 per player is required before a booking can be confirmed.

Payments - For your convenience, we accept payment by most major credit and debit cards, including Visa, Mastercard, Switch and Delta. We also accept payment by cheque or by bank transfer. Unfortunately, we do not accept payment by American Express or Diners Club.

Green fees – these should be paid (less your deposit) at the Professional's Shop when you arrive and prior to you teeing off.


To find out more about our Green Fees including Summer Twilight deal, click here.