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Categories & Subscriptions

West Herts is a private members’ club with approximately 800 members. With a variety of different membership categories we can offer a membership to suit any lifestyle!

A number of vacancies usually become available each year; please telephone the General Manager to discuss your membership and for details of how to apply. Alternatively fill out the form on this page if you are interested in joining us.

The club has a policy of encouraging, supporting and integrating juniors. As a result, we have a large and active junior section which offers opportunities for boys and girls of all ages

Full Membership

West Herts Golf Club provides premium full membership to anyone over the age of 18 years. Full members are entitled to introduce three guests at a reduced rate, includes Seven Day playing rights and an entitlement to enter any competition the club hosts (unless the conditions of the competition specifically prohibits) and you will be able to participate wholly when the need to vote occurs.

Minimum age requirement: 18 yrs

Handicap requirement: A CONGU handicap, or the ability to achieve one in a relatively short time, will greatly add to your enjoyment of the course.

Eligibility: Open to both Men and Women.

Benefits:

  • Full access to the course and Club facilities.
  • Access to all Club competitions (unless specific conditions apply).
  • Voting rights at General Meetings.
  • Eligible to stand for election to the Board and Golf Committee (after two years).

Joining Fee: Men and Women: £1200

SPECIAL OFFER: NO JOINING FEE FOR WOMEN APPLICANTS

Annual Subscription: Men and Women: £1442

A discount of £50 per person is applied if husband and wife (or partners) are both Full members.

The subscription excludes HGU and England Golf Affiliation fees which are charged separately at £18.25 (Male), £20.75 (Female) per year.

To apply, please fill in Application Form.

If there is a waiting list for our Full Membership (Men) category; applications will be considered in order of receipt as soon as a vacancy becomes available.

Please enquire about the package of benefits available to those going onto our Waiting List.

Ladies & Gentlemen Subscriptions
Age 30 Years & Overs £1442
Age 25 - 29 £1150
Age 22 - 24 £858
Age 18 - 21 £566
70 Years + with 25 years' membership £1296
80 Years + with 25 years' membership £712
Restricted Full Membership

Minimum age requirement: 18

This category is open only to existing Full Members of the Club.

Playing rights:

  • Can play Monday to Friday and entitled to play on officially designated Bank Holidays which fall on a weekday.
  • Can enter midweek stablefords and medals but shall not be entitled to enter any major competition of the Club, including those that fall on a Bank Holiday, unless the conditions of the competition specifically permit.
  • Can play for Club Teams, excluding weekend matches.
  • No use of the course or practice ground on Saturdays or Sundays, unless paying a Members' guest rate.
  • Play with guests.
  • Full voting rights.

Joining fee: Nil.

Please see subscription fees below.

The subscription excludes HGU and England Golf Affiliation fees which are charged separately at £18.25 (Male), £20.75 (Female) per year.

 

Ladies & Gentlemen Subscriptions
Age 30 Years & Overs £1223
Age 25 - 29 £975
Age 22 - 24 £727
Age 18 - 21 £478
70 Years + with 25 years' membership £1100
80 Years + with 25 years' membership £603
5 Day Membership

Minimum age requirement: 18.

Playing rights:

  • Can play Monday to Friday, excluding Bank Holidays.
  • Can enter midweek stablefords and medals but shall not be entitled to enter any major competition of the Club, including those that fall on a Bank Holiday, unless the conditions of the competition specifically permit.
  • Can play for Club Teams, excluding weekend matches.
  • No use of the course or practice ground on Saturdays, Sundays or Bank Holidays, unless paying a Members' guest rate.
  • Play with guests.
  • No voting rights.

Joining fee: Nil.

Please see subscription fees below.

The subscription excludes HGU and England Golf Affiliation fees which are charged separately at £18.25 (Male), £20.75 (Female) per year.

 

Ladies & Gentlemen Subscriptions
Age 30 Years & Overs £1223
Age 25 - 29 £975
Age 22 - 24 £727
Age 18 - 21 £478
   
Student Membership

Minimum / Maximum age requirement: 18-24.
(on application / renewal as appropriate)

Handicap requirement: West Herts is not a suitable course for a beginner. Applicants should have the ability to obtain a handicap within a short period of time.

Eligibility: Open to Men and Women.

Suitable for: Students in full-time education. A current Student ID card is required on application and on renewal.

Full playing rights.

Full social membership.

Membership cost: £343 – payment in one instalment by cash, credit card (subject to a 2% handling fee) or cheque.
Monthly payment by Direct Debit (10 instalments) is available subject to an administration charge of £60 payable with the first instalment.

Joining fee: Nil (a fee would be payable on subsequent upgrade to Full Membership).

The subscription excludes HGU and England Golf Affiliation fees which are charged separately at £18.25 (Male), £20.75 (Female) per year.

 

Junior Membership & Junior Academy

At West Herts Golf Club we have an active and growing Junior Section with over 60 boys and girls. Ages range from 6 to 17.

Juniors are arranged in two groups – ‘Full Juniors’, ie: those with some experience who have achieved a handicap of 36 or better, and ‘Academy Juniors’ for beginners.

Coaching

Uniquely, we provide free coaching sessions with our PGA Professional on Saturday and Sunday mornings throughout the year.

Competitions

A comprehensive range of regular competitions is arranged for all categories and ages, to enable juniors to get experience of playing on the full course. The course length is shortened according to age and ability.

League Matches

West Herts Juniors play competitive matches against other clubs in the area in the Ver League and South West Herts League, and have an enviable record of success.

West Herts Junior section has produced a number of outstanding golfers who have gone on to excel at the highest levels of the game.

GolfMark

West Herts has been awarded the Golfmark ‘High Achiever’ award by England Golf. This is the highest level of accreditation which is given to the relatively small number of clubs in the country that have demonstrated a standard of excellence in promoting junior and beginners’ golf. The child safeguarding and protection procedures give parents the assurance that juniors will be valued, respected and kept safe while at West Herts.

Family Day

The club runs an annual family day with fun and entertainment for families and children of all ages.

The subscription excludes HGU and England Golf Affiliation fees which are charged separately at £16.25 (Boys), £13.25 (Girls) per year.

*No affiliation fee payable  

Girls & Boys Subscriptions
Full Junior (up to 18 Yrs) £170
Academy Members £140*
LifeStyle Membership

Lifestyle is a new kind of membership aimed at the occasional golfer – typically one who plays 15-20 times a year.

Minimum age requirement: 18

Eligibility: Open to both Men and Women.

Playing rights:

  • Can play Monday to Friday excluding Bank Holidays.
  • Can play weekends and Bank Holidays after 2pm in the summer and after 1pm in the winter.

Restrictions:

  • Cannot play at the weekend and Bank Holidays before 2pm in the summer and 1pm in the winter.
  • Not able to enter “Boarded” competitions.

Benefits:

  • Full Social Membership.
  • Access to all Club facilities.
  • Lifestyle members can submit cards for a CONGU handicap and when this has been obtained they can play in the midweek Medals and Stablefords.
  • Full access to the practice facilities.
  • May introduce guests at the members' guest green fee rate, sign in at Pro Shop
  • May enter midweek medal and stableford competitions
  • May enter Golf and Supper, Texas Scrambles and other friendly competitions.

Joining Fee: Nil.

Annual Subscription: £510
(Breakdown of £135 subscription, £375 convert to points for golf)

The subscription excludes HGU and England Golf Affiliation fees which are charged separately at £18.25 (Male), £20.75 (Female) per year.

 To apply, please fill in Application Form.

If there is a waiting list for our Lifestyle Membership category; applications will be considered in order of receipt as soon as a vacancy becomes available.

Country & overseas Membership

Minimum age requirement: 18.

Eligibility: Open to existing members. 

Residential requirement:

  • Country: reside outside a radius of 50 miles from the Club for at least nine months of a calendar year.
  • Overseas: reside outside the UK for at least nine months of a calendar year.

Playing rights: Both categories are entitled to play on the course on not more than six weekend visits (Saturday or Sunday) in any one year and subject to an overall maximum number of twenty rounds in any one year.

Country and Overseas members are required to register at the Pro Shop on each occasion before they play the course.

Full access to Clubhouse facilities.

Access to Club mid-week competitions (unless specific conditions apply).

Joining fee: Nil

Annual subscription: £347

Corporate Membership

West Herts Corporate Membership options are designed to suit the needs of your business, providing the opportunity for corporate hospitality in a warm and friendly environment. Three levels of Corporate membership are available and offer extensive benefits, including complimentary use of meeting facilities, practice facilities and driving range.

As a Corporate member you will be entitled to:- members' discount on food and beverages, preferential rates for corporate golf days of 20 or more players, pre bookable block bookings up to 28 days in advance, subject to availability and should you choose to join West Herts as a Full member, you will be entitled to a 20% discount on the joining fee..

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Social Membership & spouse social membership

Minimum age requirement: 18.

Eligibility: Open to Men and Women.

Benefits:

  • Full access (with guests) to Clubhouse facilities and social events – a wide range of events is held throughout the year.
  • Use of bar and catering services at members' rates.
  • Ability to hire the Clubhouse for private functions at members' rates.
  • A great environment to sit and relax or entertain friends and family.
  • Tee-times may be booked at members' guest rate (subject to availability).

Annual subscription: Men and Women: £124 + VAT.

Special offer: For partners of Seven Day, Five Day, Lifestyle or Social members paying the full fee: £10 + VAT p.a.

To apply, please fill in an Application Form.

Entrance Fees

Please contact the office for more information. 

Entrance Fees Fee
Ladies & Gentlemen Full (30 Years & Over) £1200
Ladies & Gentlemen Full (Age 25 - 29) £750
Ladies & Gentlemen Full (Age 22 - 24) £500
Ladies & Gentlemen Full (Age 18 - 21) £350