Why Join Flempton Golf Club?
Flempton Golf Club is a small family orientated golf club in Bury St Edmunds with a strong future, adopting a forward-looking approach while maintaining links to its traditions as one of the oldest courses in the area.
Membership of Flempton Golf Club gives you the opportunity to make new friends and strengthen existing friendships, to share the joy of making that birdie and return to improve on that pulled putt.
The club’s membership has a wide range of skill levels and handicaps, meeting for competitions or more informally so there are many opportunities to join in a game or debate the merits of a technique in the clubhouse.
Flempton Golf Club offers a mature, challenging 9-hole heathland course in the heart of Suffolk that is open 364 days of the year.
Find the right category for you
We have developed a range of membership packages so that you can find the one that works for you best. A comparison of the categories can be found below.
Full Membership, with a reduced rate for 19-27 years; 28-35 years. Full Membership offers unlimited golf 7 days a week with access to all facilities. Reduced guest fees for up to 3 at a time.
Couples Membership is open to all who live as a couple and reside in the same household.
Couples Membership offers all the playing and social rights of full membership. with a reduced joining fee.
Country Membership for those living over 30 miles away (measured in a straight line).
Country Membership offers all the playing and social rights of full membership. Reduced joining fee. Governance restrictions apply.
Students & Junior Membership
Students 19 – 23 years and in full time education such as degree, apprenticeship or articles. Juniors for those aged 18 and under.
Students and Juniors Membership offer the same rights as a Full Membership. There is no joining fee and governance restrictions apply.
Associate (Away) Membership
Associate – Away Membership offers a reduced subscription and a discounted green fee. Available to Away handicap holders only.
The competition, reciprocal and governance rights of this membership are restricted.
Trial membership for 3 months offers all the playing and social rights of full membership and can be upgraded to full at a pro rata rate once the trial period has been completed.
A Joining fee will be charged at the time of upgrading. The reciprocal and governance rights of this membership are restricted. Not open to current or past members and cannot be repeated.
England Golf Union provides personal liability insurance for all affiliated members. However the scope of this insurance is limited, please see the EGU website. Members wishing for full cover should take out their own insurance for any damage they might do to their own or another’s property or person, or for any incident they may be involved in whilst on Club premises.
“It is an absolute delight to be able to turn up at Flempton and get on the course virtually any time without waiting – what a bonus for any prospective members!”
“This club is situated on a beautiful piece of land, and is fortunate to have passionate, loyal and generous members.”
Membership Subscriptions 2020
In celebration of the clubs 125th year the joining fees* have been suspended until 1st April 2020. The application process must be completed by this date.
All subscriptions exclude affiliation fees which will be charged where appropriate. Affiliation Fees 2020: Ladies £17 Gentlemen £17.75
Please see the Membership Category Comparison for full details of membership rights.
*Joining fee currently suspended and will return to £500 for Full Members from April 2020 onwards.
Couples – per pair
Full (28 – 35 age group)
Full (19 – 27 age group)
Trial Membership – 3 Months
Easy to Access
Flempton has a three-tee start system giving easy access on to the course from the 1st, 4th or 7th.
Perfect for Winter Golf
Temporary greens are rare due to our fast draining soil allowing for the opportunity to play all year round.
Excellent Evening Golf
Flempton’s cloverleaf design makes playing 3, 6, 9, or 12 holes after work very convenient.
Flempton members have access to the golf course and club facilities for 7 days a week, 364 days of the year. Full membership benefits include use of the club training facilities and membership of the 1895 club.
- Unlimited golf 7 days a week
- An Official Congu Handicap
- Full access to all Club Events and facilities
- Subscription fees may be paid by instalment
- Reduced guest fees for up to 3 at a time; 6 times a year
- Use of the club’s bar and catering facilities for private events
- Use of Culford School’s Golf Academy training facilities under the guidance of the PGA Golf Professional Lawrence Dodd.
- Golf tuition from the club PGA Professional.
- Reciprocal golf at 47 other 1895 golf clubs map here
- Membership of an EGU affiliated club
Tours for Prospective Members
Before you join Flempton GC we want to make sure we are your perfect club so we encourage prospective members to take a tour of the course and facilities. For more information or to arrange a preliminary visit, please contact the Club Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
Flempton Golf Club,
Flempton, Bury St Edmunds,
Suffolk, IP28 6EQ
Registered in England & Wales, Reg. No. 00526865