Not every course is destined to make our authoritative biennial Top 100 golf courses list, but each and every golfer holds at least one ‘unsung hero’ as close to their heart as any of our most renowned courses. Here, we present our list of 100 of the British Isles’ finest hidden gems.

100 – Hidden Gems

Aberystwyth
Alderney
Alnmouth
Bamburgh Castle
Bath
Beaconsfield
Bedford & County
Belton Park
Belvoir Park
Berkhamsted
Blackwell
Brampton
Brancepeth Castle
Broadway
Brough
Bull Bay
Burntisland
Cairndhu
Came Down
Canterbury
Cardigan
Cavendish
Ceann Sibéal
Chevin
Chiltern Forest
Church Stretton
Clandeboye
Cooden Beach
Corballis Links
Cork
Cradoc
Cruit Island
Dartmouth
Dooks
East Berkshire
Edzell
Flempton
Freshwater Bay
Fulford Heath
Fulwell
Gog Magog
Gogarburn
Goring & Streatley
Guildford
Harrogate
Headfort
Hexham
High Post
Hockley
Huntercombe
Ilkley
Kilspindie
Kington
Kirkistown Castle
Kirriemuir
Lanark
Lewes
Llanymynech
Longcliffe
Market Rasen
Matlock
Moffat
Moray (Old)
Mullion
Narin & Portnoo
Neath
North Wales (Llandudno)
Painswick
Perranporth
Pitlochry
Portsalon
Ramsey
Reigate Heath
Ringway
Royal Guernsey
Royal Norwich
Saffron Walden
Scarborough South Cliff
Scotscraig
Seapoint
Seascale
Shiskine
Silverdale
St Annes Old Links
Stoneham
Stranraer
Tadmarton Heath
Tain
The Hirsel
Thetford
Thorndon Park
Thurlestone
Traigh
Trentham
Walmer & Kingsdown
West Linton
Whitecraigs
Wilmslow
Woodenbridge
Worksop

Tell us about your hidden gems golf courses and you might feature in Golf Monthly magazine. Your hidden gems can be anywhere in the UK and Ireland. We want to hear from you! You can even leave your hidden gems course reviews in the comments box below. 

See also:

Top 100 golf Courses Rankings