Type: Parkland Length: 5792 Par: 70 Telephone: 07799178462
Many view Southport as English golf's 'royal family' as Royal Birkdale, Royal Lytham & St.Annes and Royal Liverpool are all within an hour's drive. But it's not just that trio of Open courses that attract thousands each year; Hesketh, Formby, Southport Old Links, Southport & Ainsdale and Hillside also provide a healthy golfing feast.
One course you shouldn't miss on your travels is Alt, routinely trumpeted as one of the unsung heroes of this part of England. Brilliant, exciting and fit enough for any level of player, you'll struggle to find a course that's an enjoyable as this one with having to delve deep into your pocket.
Seen as a perfect beginnerís course thanks to the great value, relaxed dress code and the lack of hills. However, even seasoned golfers must keep focused to have a low scoring round, especially if there is a wind coming in off the sea.
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