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West Cliffs is set to become Cynthia Dye's global masterpiece

Located an hour’s drive north of Lisbon on Portugal’s spectacular Silver Coast, we take an early look at the new Cynthia Dye-designed West Cliffs, which officially opened its doors on June the 12th. This spectacular layout will fly high in future rankings.

West Cliffs is set to become Cynthia Dye's global masterpiece

Winners and losers at Erin Hills - 2017 US Open

The 117th US Open marked a first for both Erin Hills, the host site, and the State of Wisconsin. For the USGA the return to the Midwest for the first time since '03 showed how crucial it is to make sure the championship is staged at other locations beyond being the domain of the east and west coasts.

Winners and losers at Erin Hills - 2017 US Open

Sotogrande Region – where golfing quality runs deep

Golf in Spain has a strong history and the sport has been incredibly popular for many years now. Established as a golfing destination in Andalucía during the early 1960s, Sotogrande now boasts some of the best courses and resort destinations that Spain has to offer.

Sotogrande Region – where golfing quality runs deep

Zala Springs is our new Hungarian No.1

We recently visited a handful of top courses in Hungary and were suitably impressed with the Zala Springs Golf Resort, which is conveniently situated within a three-hour drive of Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna, Zagreb and Ljubljana, so it’s no exaggeration to describe its location as at the heart of central Europe.

Zala Springs is our new Hungarian No.1

West Midlands - Top 10 Golf Courses 2017

The West Midlands is the second of seven English regional updates that will inform our higher-level rankings later this year. It’s not a popular destination for travelling golfers, but there’s one course in the region that’s a golfing household name, it’s the course that has hosted more Ryder Cups than any other.

West Midlands - Top 10 Golf Courses 2017

Response to Course Reviews

Shanqin Bay

Really enjoyed this extensive write up about Shannon Bay. I've been a golf professional/expat in China for over 10 years but have yet to tee it up at this cours...

Notts

I think saying the front nine is "benign" is quite harsh, the 3rd is also a great hole along with the 2nd in that 3 hole opening pocket (i'd agree the 1st is a...

Notts

Good point about the almost hidden variety of quality English golf, and you didn't even get to the South West, East, Cumbria or Northumbria. Ran Morrissett, the...

Mount Irvine Bay

I have to agree with Mark here. I played this course back in the early 1980s and it was not well cared for. Debris from the trees littered the fairways and the...