Notts Golf Club are delighted to have been appointed by The R&A to host Final Qualifying on 4 July for the 146th Open at Royal Birkdale and for the 147th Open at Carnoustie in 2018
Notts. Golf Club (Hollinwell) is one of England’s best kept secrets. Golfers who find their way to Hollinwell know they have arrived at a special place from the moment they turn the final bend on the long driveway to the Club and see a magnificent view of the course and imposing clubhouse ahead of them.
Set in the gently rolling hills of North Nottinghamshire in the heart of Robin Hood County, Notts. (Hollinwell) offers one of the finest examples of traditional heathland golf in Great Britain. Only 10 minutes from junction 27 of the M1.
The Club has hosted many top professional & amateur events throughout its long history – Dunlop Masters, John Player Classic and more recently hosted the prestigious British Boys Championship in 2012, won by Matthew Fitzpatrick and the Brabazon Trophy in 2015 won by Cormac Sharvin.
In 2015 the Club hosted the Brabazon Trophy for the 5th time in the Club's history, and was won by Cormac Sharvin. Only two other clubs have hosted this prestigious England Golf event on five occasions and that is Hunstanton and Royal Birkdale.
Ranked in ‘The Top 100 Courses of the World’. Notts. Golf Club (Hollinwell) continues to feature highly in all accredited golf course rankings. In 2014 the 13th, a 241 yard par three, was included in Golf Worlds 100 Classic Golf Holes across the United Kingdom and Continental Europe.
Fine Golf rates Notts. as giving a five star "joy to be alive" feeling. Brian Waites, the successful tournament pro and Ryder Cup player, was also the Club’s professional for many years.
The members at Notts. (Hollinwell) are very proud of their club, one of the great tests of golf, and we extend a warm welcome to visitors from near and far. Come and view Robin Hood’s seat behind the second green, take a drink from the well by the eighth tee that gives the course its name and soak up the atmosphere that only comes with a course of great stature and a wonderful history.