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Thorpeness Golf Blog
A blog for people who love golf.
Here you can read about life on the fairways at our James Braid designed classic heathland course and golf hotel.
We celebrate great golf played all year round - thanks to the mild micro climate here on the Suffolk Coast and less rainfall than almost anywhere else in Britain.
Our blog is packed with ideas for how to spend your time on and off the course, helpful tips from our expert golf professionals and news and reviews from the world of golf.
Christmas Events on the Horizon
There’s plenty to look forward to on the Suffolk Coast this festive period. Here are our top picks for you and the family to enjoy..
Christmas and New Year in Thorpeness
The festive period is a special time of year on the Suffolk coast, with magical settings and unique Christmas charm…
Wear It Pink at Thorpeness Golf Club and Hotel
National Wear It Pink Day is less than two weeks away, and we here at
Thorpeness Golf Club
and Hotel can’t wait to..
Thorpeness Unveils New Look
We here at Thorpeness Golf Club and Hotel are proud to unveil our food and beverage team in their brand new uniforms. Pictured here on..
Hollywood’s Famous Golfers
Hollywood, home of the world’s most recognised film and entertainment industry. Having produced some of the biggest blockbuster movies the world has seen and with..
Tying the knot on the Suffolk coast
Thorpeness and the surrounding area has long been attracting happy couples to the Suffolk coast for their special day, with its beautiful scenery, romanticism of..
Regatta Celebrations and the History of Thorpeness Meare
As we get ready for the annual Thorpeness Regatta and Fireworks Display taking place this week, we thought we‘d take a look back at the..
Stars of Seniors Golf tee-up at Thorpeness
There’s no contesting the fact that Rory McIlroy is the hottest golfer on the planet just now.
He’s won his last three tournaments - two of..
Annual Thorpeness Charity Golf and Tennis Day
Our annual charity golf and tennis day took place earlier this month and we are pleased to say it was a great success!
An Affair with Ale...
Golf, like many sports, has always enjoyed a post-round or post-match drink, with participants, opponents and team members getting together for a wind-down and conversation..
Things to do in and around Thorpeness
Our quaint little village of Thorpeness is stacked with beautiful surrounds and plenty of things to do. If you’re planning a short stay with us..
Why the #perfect golf shot is best played at Thorpeness
This month Jose Maria Olazabal, the double Masters Champion, Seve’s best pal and the 2012 European Ryder Cup Captain, launched a nationwide search for the..
Fairytale setting for Britain’s newest Festival of Golf
Captain and hook are common words at any golf club, but they mean something different here at Thorpeness Hotel and Golf Club – the venue..
Introducing our New Website
We are pleased to announce the launch of our new website which hosts everything you need to know about our golf club and hotel here..
Famous Left-hand Golfers
In wake of Bubba Watson’s recent Masters success, we take a look at the world’s most famous left-hand golfers…
How to winter-proof your 'fair weather golfer' at Thorpeness
There's no getting away from it. Winter is here. Fair weather golfers are running for cover and golf clubs are dreading a dark winter locked..
Why the Ladies love Thorpeness
March is the month when daffodils dare to flower and Spring begins to wriggle free of the cold grip of Winter.
Top-10 Reasons to visit Suffolk
Suffolk is called England’s “Curious County,” a place different to the norm, which has inspired artists, writers and musicians and long held fascinating whispers of..
Celebrate Famous Female Golfers with a Ladies Golf Break in Suffolk
In celebration of ladies golf in Suffolk and at our club here in Thorpeness, we take a look at a selection of the most influential..
Staying true to the spirit of James Braid – Thorpeness Golf Course
By Christopher Oldrey
Why Teeing up is good for business
Paul Clouting, hotel director at Thorpeness Hotel and Golf Club, explains why golf is great for growing your bottom line….
The Man Behind the Whites at Thorpeness
We spend 2 minutes with kitchen manager Mark Knowles...
Why your swing could save lives...
This month, Thorpeness Hotel and Golf Club is hosting a special golf competition in aid of UK Breast Cancer Awareness Month and you’re invited. ..