As we welcome in 2019, we are honoured to announce that Bowood Hotel Spa and Golf Resort have been added by The PGA to its growing portfolio of Branded Properties worldwide as a PGA Golf Course and PGA Golf Academy.

Our Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort joins the elite group of PGA Branded Properties around the world, including past Ryder Cup venues The Belfry and Gleneagles, together with other exceptional resorts like Aphrodite Hills as the PGA National Cyprus and Antalya Golf Club as the PGA National Turkey.

Celebrating the news, Director of Golf at Bowood and Advanced Head PGA Professional, Ben Emerson says...

“This partnership with the PGA takes Bowood to an entirely different and exciting level and firmly puts us on the golfing map. Not only as a PGA Golf Course, but also as a PGA Golf Academy. Our 5 resident PGA professionals coach all levels and ages, from juniors right through to European tour players.”

The PGA’s Executive Director – Commercial, Liam Greasley added:

“The PGA is delighted to welcome Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort to the group of world-class PGA Branded properties. Bowood has been long recognised as a first class golf course which will be tested to the full as the host venue for the final of the English PGA Championship in July 2019.”

As part of the hotel’s new relationship with The PGA, Bowood will also become the home of the English PGA Championship for the next three years and will prove to be testing examination for the 144 players playing in this iconic event at this quintessentially English venue.

Lord Lansdowne, proprietor of the Bowood Estate, said:

“We are delighted to have been endorsed by The PGA as an accredited golf course and academy and we are extremely proud that our championship golf course has reached the high standard required to bear The PGA name. This endorsement reflects the dedication of our outstanding team at Bowood.”

Stay & Play at Bowood in 2019...

Our Stay & Play golf breaks include a round of golf, overnight accommodation (based on two sharing), a three-course dinner in the Shelburne Restaurant, breakfast the following morning and full use of the Spa facilities.


To book, call us on 01249 822 228 or contact us here.

Become a Bowood Golf Member...

Find out more about becoming a Member of Bowood PGA Golf Course this season…