Golfer he's golfing in sunlight of the morning. View from the back. Chon Buri, Thailand

Get into the swing of things

Work on your swing at one of three local golf courses.


Practise your swing at a selection of four golf courses close to Summer Lodge. We would be delighted to arrange chauffeured transfers to the course and to make any bookings on your behalf.

Lyme Regis Golf Club

Nestled along the captivating Jurassic Coast of the United Kingdom, Lyme Regis Golf Club stands as a haven for golf enthusiasts seeking a unique and picturesque playing experience.

This esteemed club boasts an 18-hole course that weaves through the stunning coastal landscape, offering panoramic sea views that will leave players in awe. The club's rich history is reflected in its well-maintained fairways and challenging greens, catering to golfers of all skill levels. Whether you are a seasoned pro or a beginner looking to refine your skills, Lyme Regis Golf Club promises an unforgettable and rewarding golfing journey.

This is an England Golf Championship Venue. 

Distance: 21 miles
Journey time: 42 minutes

Telephone: +44 (0) 1297 442963

Came Down Golf Club

Visitors are welcome at Came Down throughout the week and can look forward to an excellent round on their 18-hole course, followed by some delicious catering.

The course is situated in the heart of Thomas Hardy’s Wessex and overlooks the beautiful Portland Harbour, boasting spectacular scenery which was seen the world over when it staged the sailing events for the 2012 Olympic Games. Handicap certificates preferred.

Distance: 17 miles
Journey time: 25 minutes

Telephone: +44 (0) 1305 812670 

Sherborne Golf Club

Sherborne Golf Club is set on a Dorset hilltop and welcomes visitors every day of the week. The beautiful mature 18-hole parkland course boasts a variety of tree specimens and stunning views over Somerset and the Blackmore Vale. Just over 6,400 yards from the white tees and set out over undulating terrain, the course will test all departments of your game without the need of big hitting from the tees.

Distance: 15 miles
Journey time: 27 minutes

Telephone: +44 (0) 1935 812274

Yeovil Golf Club

On the outskirts of the town of Yeovil, draped across two borders of Dorset and Somerset, the 18-hole and 9-hole courses are divided by the River Yeo. As well as the golf courses, there is an all-weather driving range and practice area, a very popular clubhouse with full bar and catering facilities available, and one of the largest professional shops in the South of England. Handicap certificates required.

Distance: 11 miles
Journey time: 20 minutes

Telephone: +44 (0) 1935 473 763