50 – Top 50 UK & Ireland Stay and Play Old Thorns

Old Thorns is the epitome of the modern golf resort, possessing a wide range of services and amenities unrivalled in the south. The golf course is a wonderfully picturesque parkland/woodland hybrid, with some truly unique holes and a selection of elevated tees that provide exceptional views. The layout is famed for its tranquil, convivial feel, something replicated off the course. The gym, spa and leisure complex is fully appointed with modern fixtures and contemporary decor, and the wide-ranging accommodation offering – including a series of Eco Pods dotted around the complex – is both impressive and diverse.

Rooms & suites
: 86 (including Eco Pods) Courses: 1
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