Hartley Wintney is a private members club that has been providing enjoyable golf for over 100 years. It is situated in the beautiful North Hampshire countryside where it provides the ideal location for a relaxing game of golf in tranquil surroundings with many mature trees and water hazards. The course is easily reached from the M3 and M4 and is close to the borders of Berkshire, Surrey and Hampshire. The atmosphere in the club encourages you to relax and enjoy your visit. The club aims to provide an environment where the whole family can enjoy themselves and provides something for everyone.
Farnham College is a sixth form college with an excellent reputation for the high quality of its A Level provision but also for its expanding vocational curriculum. The College is in the top 15% of schools and colleges nationally for improving student grades, as rated by the A Level Performance Systems (ALPS).
Farnham Castle Keep SurreyThis motte-and-bailey castle has been continuously occupied since the 12th century and was once one of the seats of the Bishop of Winchester. Take an audio tour to learn about the rich history of the castle and its role in the Civil War.
Farnborough College of Technology is situated in North East Hampshire and draws students from this region and West Surrey. The College provides education to some 9,000 full and part-time students drawn largely from the local region. The College has been a key educational provider for 50 years and provides vocational and technical education across a broad spectrum of needs. The College offers an excellent range of courses for school leavers, adult learners and higher education. Foundation Degrees and Full Honours Degrees are all awarded by the prestigious University of Surrey.
Talk to any of our members and you'll soon discover that the wonderfully friendly and relaxed atmosphere which they enjoy is the envy of clubs for miles around. Add to that the superb facilities on offer, and the combination of traditional values with a refreshing modern approach to golf, and you have the recipe for the perfect Golf Club Membership. Opened in 1993, the Course's maturity far exceeds its tender years and offers a challenging 6,212 yards, par 70, maintained to the very highest standards, with tees and greens built to USGA specifications. Sown with bent and fescue grasses, the course comprises two contrasting loops of nine holes.The outward nine, set in parkland, boasts extensive lakes and water hazards, offering a challenging but thoroughly enjoyable start to the round.
Merrist Wood is located in rural Worplesdon. The 400-acre, multi-award winning Campus is widely recognised by industry specialists for its training and for itsmany successes at RHS Chelsea and Hampton Court Flower Shows. Work from the estate is known across the country and in other parts of the world.
The course benefits from a sustained programme of conservation and management. The original features have been preserved and enhanced, using modern greenkeeping methods and machinery. A forestry and heathland conservation programme is in place, and the Clubs policy is to ensure the long-term future of its outstanding asset. The sandy heathland has excellent drainage properties, resulting in fine year-round golfing conditions. Our own natural resource, a bore hole, provides a comprehensive irrigation system serving tees, fairways and greens. The new clubhouse, which was built in 1990, provides modern locker rooms with shower and changing facilities. Situated between the 10th & 11th holes you will find the halfway hut where you are able to purchase bacon sandwiches, coffee and other light refreshments.
Farnham Castle overlooks the historic town of Farnham on the western border of Surrey.From the times of the Norman Conquest until the Tudors, the all-powerful Bishops of Winchester shaped English politics from within the walls of Farnham Castle. For over 900 years the Bishop’s Palace has played host to meetings and celebrations and monarchs including King John and Queen Victoria have stayed at or visited the castle during this time.
The Rural Life Centre is a country life museum, assembled by the late Mr & Mrs Henry Jackson and now run by a charitable trust. It is pleasantly distributed over ten acres of field, woodland and barns, and our exhibits comprise of a large number of implements and devices marking over 150 years of farming. Many aspects of village and rural life are also displayed in realistic individual settings. There is so much to explore!
Number one favourite is very often the penguin feeding which happens twice a day every day – once with the Humboldt’s penguins and once with the African penguins. They are such great characters and are sure to make everyone smile. Join our bird keepers for the Owl Prowl, a daily feeding tour filled with fascinating and interesting facts about Birdworld’s birds of prey. (Please be aware that the diet of our owls is not for the feint hearted!)
The Estate today comprises Stratfield Saye House where the 1st Duke lived from 1818 to 1852, the excellent equestrian facilities at Wellington Riding, family activities at Wellington Country Park, quality local produce at the Wellington Farm Shop, residential and commercial rental properties and sporting interests on the wider estate.
Jane Austen's House Museum in Chawton, Hampshire is the only house where Jane lived and wrote which is open to the public as a museum.
A city steeped in history, Winchester is England's ancient capital and former seat of King Alfred the Great.Today Winchester combines the best of city life with the freshness of the surrounding countryside. One hour from London, this is England as it used to be.With world class attractions and architecture including a magnificent Cathedral, award-winning pubs and restaurants and a tempting array of independent shops. This culturally rich medieval city is surrounded by idyllic Hampshire villages and the fabulous rolling countryside of the South Downs National Park.
LEGOLAND Windsor Resort is Built for Kids! With over 55 interactive rides, shows and attractions designed for ages 2 to 12, LEGOLAND Windsor Resort offers everything from roller coasters to hands-on LEGO® building activities to an entire DUPLO-themed area for toddlers.