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Blundells Hill Golf Club and Blundells Hill Golf Course
Blundells Hill Golf Club and Blundells Hill Golf Course
Welcome To Blundells Hill Golf Club
Details Correct As Of 07/04/2015


Blundells Hill Golf Club - Merseyside
CONTACT DETAILS
Address    Blundells Lane
   Rainhill
Town    Merseyside
Postcode    L35 6NA
Secretary / Manager    Andy Roberts
First Name / Manager   No Information Given
Telephone    0151 430 9551
Fax    0151 426 5256
Club Website Address   www.blundellshill.co.uk
Email Address   info@blundellshill.co.uk
Course Information Line Telephone    0151 430 0100
Greenkeeper    Peter Cross
Club Professional    Richard Burbidge
Telephone    0151 430 0100
Fax    0151 426 5256
Pro's Website Address   No Information Given
Pro's Email Address   pro@blundellshill.co.uk
Club Steward / Manager    Shirley Spendlove
Telephone    0151 426 9040
Fax    0151 426 5256
COURSE INFORMATION
Number Of Holes    18 Hole
Course Yardage    6280
Par    71
Yardage Markers On Course   yes
Changing Room Facilities   yes
Handicap Certificates Required   no
Driving Range   yes
Soft Spikes Required   no
Society Day(s)     Mon , Tue , Wed , Thur
Type Of Club    Proprietary
Course Type    Parkland
GREEN AND MEMBERSHIP FEES
Green Fees Weekdays    30.00
Green Fees Weekends    40.00
Green Fees Twilight   No Information Given
Green Fees Junior    30.00
Green Fees Society    From 30.00
Green Fees Other   No Information Given
Joining Fee    1500
7 Day Membership Fee    830
5 Day Membership Fee    601
Ladies Membership Fee    830
Junior Membership Fee    155
Country Membership Fee   No Information Given
Other Membership Fees   No Information Given
Membership Fee Information   No Information Given
PRO SHOP SERVICES
Proshop Available   yes
Club Hire Available   yes
Club Repairs Available   yes
Custom Club Fitting Service   yes
Trolley Hire Available   yes
Electric Trolley Repair   no
Buggy Hire Available   yes
Lessons Available   yes
Course Planner Available   yes
CLUB HOUSE FACILITIES
Bar Available   yes
Breakfast Available   no
Lunch Available   yes
Afternoon Tea Available   no
Dinner Available   yes
Accommodation Available   no
CLUB HISTORY
In 1990, when Phil and Steve McKie were running a successful engineering business and happened to own several acres of woodland and quarry (now occupied by the two storey clubhouse that sits proudly overlooking the course), Phil was talking to a neighbour who was considering using his 120 acres of land, adjacent to theirs, to build a golf course. Discussions continued and, despite being non-golfers, they offered to become partners in the project, only to find that development was an arduous process which resulted in Phils neighbour withdrawing from the team, leaving Phil and Steve to continue with the plans. If we knew what we were getting into we may have thought twice said Steve.

However, on they went, and with a young Golf Course Architect called Steve Marnoch designing the course, it soon became clear that they had made the right decision. The original turf farm that makes up part of the course had really good grasses, mainly fescue, and the remaining land was undulating farmland that had only one really steep uphill climb, and with most of the course having a sandstone base it drained quite well.

Along with these assets Steve Marnoch cleverly used the natural lie of the land to create his course, shaping the fairways around the clusters of mature trees that stood on the site and bringing into play no fewer than eight ponds, without the need to introduce water carries as many of the modern day designers do, and despite the courses natural ability to drain itself a comprehensive drainage system was installed. Add that fact to the thousands of young trees that have been planted and the continuing improvements to facilities on and off the course, and you will see that Phil and Steves determination not to shirk on investment is no idle shout.

In 1994, as Blundells Hill Golf Course neared completion, Phil McKie was quoted as saying Though I am not a golfer myself, I know how important your follow through is when driving the ball and you could say the same about our business. It is the follow through that will make us successful. We have a reputation for top-quality service, which takes the long term view into account, and we will run this golf club with the same high standards. Blundells Hill now stands as a fine symbol to those words, having become one of the most popular courses in the North West due to both the standard of the course and the friendly clubhouse staff.

Comments have been made that Blundells Hill is short, but nobody has destroyed it yet, and you need to be accurate from tee to green on almost every hole if you are not to be punished. Once on the greens your concentration needs to be at its highest to read the correct lines, or three putts will become the norm for you, and remember ... it is still a relatively new course that, as the young trees mature, will get harder each year and the already tough demands on accuracy will become greater. You have been warned!

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OTHER INFORMATION
For Full All Year Round Golf Blundells Hill is Open when others are closed !

SPECIAL OFFERS
Blundells Hill Golf Club - Merseyside Winter Deals Available Monday to Thursday, November to February (except between Christmas and New Year) 4 for 2 on Green Fees
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS & MAP
Easily accessible from all parts of the North West, Blundells Hill Golf Club lies adjacent to the Eastbound M62 Motorway, near to Junction 7 and the St.Helens Linkway.

Take the Junction 21A exit from the M6 and proceed along the M62 (Westbound) towards Liverpool.

Take the Junction 7 exit from the M62 and head towards Rainhill and Prescot, along the A57.

Turn left into Mill Lane, immediately after the Texaco Garage, and follow the road for approximately half a mile (passing the Manor Farm on the left and Hall Lane, also on the left). After Hall Lane, take the next left into Blundells Lane.

Blundells Hill Golf Club is situated approximately 300 yards on the left, just behind the trees.

(Keep your eyes out for the brown Blundells Hill tourist signs)
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