New Opening Times - 6th September

Following members' feedback we'll be extending our opening times for the Health and Fitness side of the club from Monday 6th September:

  • Monday to Thursday: 6.30 a.m. - 10.00 p.m
  • Friday: 6.30 a.m. - 8.00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 7.30 a.m. - 8.00 p.m.

Golf

The Essex boasts a superb 18-hole Championship course and 9-hole short course. Both have won critical acclaim for the testing features and detailed presentation - a must-play for any golfer.

Course Information

Our superior golf facilities include an 18-hole courses, a 9-hole short course, a driving range and golf tuition from beginner to expert.

Course information

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Golf Membership

The Essex Golf & Country Club offers a range of membership choices that enable you to enjoy our facilities in a way that suits you. 

You can share great memories with a household member by adding them to your membership plan too.

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Membership Benefits

Golf Membership benefits include:

  • Preferential Tee Time booking rights
  • Access to Intelligent Golf, our members-only website, for checking and booking competitions, checking results and your own personal golfing stats
  • The opportunity to hold an official handicap and compete in club competitions
  • Free reciprocal, unlimited playing rights at other golf courses within The Club Company group. (Subject to availability. Excludes Castle Royle Golf & Country Club which is an exclusive members-only club.)
  • Reduced prices on Golf Lessons
  • Reduced guest green fee rates for friends

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Golf Lessons

The Essex Golf & Country Club offers golfers of all ages and abilities first class tuition and coaching.

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Golf Days

Unforgettable golfing experiences at The Essex Golf & Country Club.

With superior facilities, beautiful surroundings and experienced, professional staff on hand to make your event run smoothly, The Essex is the ideal golfing destination.

We take the stress out of planning the perfect golf day. Our dedicated event organisers will help you plan and host, ensuring you have everything you need to create a memorable day for your guests.

Golf Days

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Driving Range

Practice your game and warm up in our driving range. Open to members and guests.

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Our Commitment To Golfing Safely

We believe in providing you with a safe, energetic club to play golf. That’s why we are working towards SafeGolf accreditation.

What is SafeGolf accreditation?

SafeGolf by England Golf is an accreditation that helps you know if a club, like us, is providing a safe environment for golf to be played.

Keeping adults safe

We are committed to hosting a safe and positive environment for all people to enjoy golf.

View our Adult Safeguarding Policy

Keeping children and young people safe

We believe everyone working with children and younger people has a responsibility for keeping them safe.

View our Children & Young Persons Safeguarding Policy

Contacting your Club Welfare Officer

If something is worrying you or you need someone to talk to, your club welfare officer is there to support you.

Download Club Welfare Officer contact information