An 18 hole heathland course with a unique links feel situated near the Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire border.
Easily accessible from both London and Cambridge, our heathland links golf course has glorious views over three counties from its spectacular location on Therfield heath. The naturally draining landscape allows members and visitors to enjoy the full golfing experience throughout the year, complemented by a friendly and welcoming club house, bar and a fully stocked pro-shop.
Probably the oldest 18 hole course in England
Golf at Royston has been dated back as far as 1624; local historians have claimed that the first English golfer, the 1st Earl of Buckingham played at that time. The origins of the 18 hole golf course at Royston date to when two Cambridge University Students laid out the first course in 1869.
Visit Royston and become part of our history!
A spectacular and rewarding golfing experience
With two 220 yard + par threes and a couple of driveable par fours no two holes are alike, reflecting both the natural terrain and the 125 year history of the club. At 6042 yards Royston is per shot as long on average as most par 72's. The course will delight the enthusiastic golfer; it's location ensures an enjoyable challenge throughout the year . We look forward to welcoming you to one of East Anglia's most rewarding golfing experiences.