About Mattishall Golf Club
Established in 1991, Mattishall Golf Club is considered to be a relatively new course, however is continuing to mature into an impressive course for both experienced golfers and those new to the sport. The course and clubhouse has recently undergone extensive refurbishment, proving new and improved facilities for members and guests alike.
Mattishall Golf Club has one of the longest Par 5 holes in the UK at 638 yards. Interspersed with some challenging Par 3’s. Mattishall’s Golf course, near to Dereham, is an ideal place to start learning the game of golf or simply put your golf skills to the test at a friendly local golf club. Not far from Norwich this 9-hole, Par 35 golf course with a distance of 3099 yards can also be played as an 18-hole, Par 70, measuring 6170 yards making it one of the more versatile golf courses in Norfolk if you are looking for a quick 9 holes in the evening.
Compare Mattishall Golf Club to other golf courses in Norfolk and there is no comparison for sheer value for money. A local, privately owned golf course, Mattishall Golf Club has a warm and friendly atmosphere. The club is run with a relaxed approach to encourage young members and those new to golf to try the game for the first time. The 1st tee can be found well away from the club house, so there is no intimidating first shot, assuming you don’t count the 443-yard, Stroke Index 4, Par 4, with a restricted view from the tee and out of bounds on the right.
In the clubhouse you will find a licensed bar, providing light refreshments and changing facilities. The sun terrace, adjacent to the lounge bar provides an ideal environment for a fresh coffee before your start your round, observing those finishing their round on the nearby 18th green or even a celebratory drink at the end of your round.
Visitors to Mattishall Golf Club will find a warm welcome, competitively priced golf and golf course where fun is just as important as competitive golf. Become a member and you will be rewarded with one of the best value for money golf memberships in Norfolk, a chance to get your official CONGU golfing handicap, access to numerous golf competitions and social events all year round.
9 holes £20
18 holes £32
All Day £35
9 holes £12
18 holes £17
All Day £33
9 holes £14
18 holes £25
All Day £33
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A tough hole to start with. A long par 4 (par 5 for ladies) requires a well hit drive to set up the chance to hit the green in two. There’s out of bounds and a bunker to the right of the fairway as you drive and as you approach the green look out for the greenside bunker left and the green slopes away from you. As I said, it’s a tough start hole!
It doesn’t get any easier first time round as this long par 3 2nd hole provides another stiff challenge. There’s a pond in front of the green and it protects the right half of the green so if you’re not carrying the pond with your tee shot you’ll need to keep it left of the pond. Second time round provides a much easier challenge as the short par 3 11th hole offers a much easier approach.
The 3rd and 12th holes provide a much easier challenge as this short par 4 dogleg right can often play as the easiest hole on the course. However don’t be fooled as the trees on the right can be very troublesome if you happen to frequent them. There are a couple bunkers to avoid down the right hand side of the hole and in front of the green. For the longer hitter this green is driveable in one.
The 4th & 13th hole often play into a tricky wind making this par 4 all the more tough. Look out for the staggered bunkers right and left as you hit your tee shot. The green is fairly long so trust your swing and make sure you’ve got plenty of club. There’s a bunker short and right of the green to gather the slightly mis-hit approach.
Arguably our signature holes. The 14th hole was the longest golf hole in the UK for many years. These very long par 5’s provide a very stiff challenge to all levels of golfers. The landing area from the tee is very narrow but distance from the tee is a necessity. Further down the hole is a pond to the left side of the fairway and three bulky oak trees guarding the way through to the green. Once past the oak trees you will be faced with an approach of less than 150yards. Negotiate the bunker short and right of the green and you’re nearly there.
This is a great par 3 both times. The green appears tiny from the tee as the two bunkers left and right give the impression that the green is very narrow. But don’t be fooled, the green widens and the landing area is fair. Pick your club wisely and commit to the shot, you’ll be fine!
The 7th and 16th holes are very pretty as they wind through the trees. This short par 4 dogleg left rewards a bold drive but often the best play from the tee is to position your tee shot between the two bunkers either side of the fairway. A tricky approach awaits as the big bunker short and right of the green offers good protection. This kidney shaped green can be tricky so choose your club wisely.
A pretty par 4 with trees right and left off the tee. It’s a fairly straight hole but there is a fairway bunker down the right side of the fairway so my advice is keep it left side of fairway if you can. The approach to the green is generous but a slight pull or push might leave you in one of the two greenside bunkers so keep it straight !
This is a fabulous finishing hole. The hole is very narrow and to make things worse there is a carefully positioned bunker on the left side of the fairway. This will steer you to the right a little but be warned, there is a greenside bunker guarding the front right of the green. It takes a brave soul to take on this bunker as the clubhouse patio is looming behind the green for any over hit approach shots.