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Browns Family Golf

Culver Parade, Sandown PO36 8QA, England
+44 1983 401011
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Lovely Cafe

We visited on a Saturday afternoon, even though it was busy we didn’t have to wait too long for our... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
charlienashh
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Always Good!

We went to Browns and played the blue course and white course. Had a great time. Greens were kept... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wendy V
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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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Browns Family Golf and Cafe is a Pitch and Putt golf complex set on the beachfront at Sandown, Isle of Wight. It has two full 9 hole pitch and putt courses, with average hole lengths of 60-90 yards. It also has two 18 hole putting courses, each featuring fairways and greens, with varying degrees of difficulty to challenge golfers of all ages and abilities. The cafe is open to everyone whether playing golf or not. It caters for Coffees, teas, home made cakes, cream teas, light lunches and a variety of home made specials.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“pitch and putt” (29 reviews)
“cream tea” (4 reviews)
“four courses” (2 reviews)
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Culver Parade, Sandown PO36 8QA, England
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+44 1983 401011
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"former glory"
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"dinosaur isle"
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"lovely cafe"
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"sea front"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Saturday afternoon, even though it was busy we didn’t have to wait too long for our food. We ordered a tuna baguette and a ham salad and both were lovely. Both the cafe and outdoor area were tidy and the staff...More

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Thank you very much. Glad you enjoyed yourselves.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Browns and played the blue course and white course. Had a great time. Greens were kept really well. My husband has been going for about 50 years and still enjoys it!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Browns through our childhood holidays was iconic, then taking our cricket team for sobering rounds before our matches was a must, always immaculate and a joy, a well looked forward to event. Our horror a few years ago to find, the fairways as long as...More

Thank Elaine D
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Visited on a day trip with my daughter. Well decorated café, friendly staff. Played the white putting course. This could be better maintained, and grass trimmed a little more, but a bit of fun nonetheless. More enjoyable as a result of the sunny weather. Would...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018

As my title says it is a very pleasant stroll around a reasonably a good pitch & putt course. I would offer one word of warning though: choose your clubs with care as in some cases their grips are somewhat worn and slippery. The staff...More

1  Thank Woody-Bexhill
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Yup, still unchanged after 50 years... a great morning with two small grandsons. Very jolly staff and very helpful. The only really annoying thing, which is not the fault of Browns, is that ignorant dog owners have let their animal defacate on the course. We...More

Thank Suzie M
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We went for a nostalgic pitch and put. We had great if unskilled fun. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Glad this island institution is still going strong. What a shame to see the state of the former Grand Hotel next door. Ripe for...More

Thank fromtheforestfolk
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Have had a thoroughly enjoyable time playing golf at browns golf course. Staff are really friendly. The owner couldn't do enough for us Course is well maintained and every hole is different. They even have a green shaped like iow with the needles. 4 courses....More

Thank nemlas72
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

What a great place to visit when dry to play golf then enjoy the cafe afterwards, There is four courses to play on and good value for money

Thank Steve H
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Browns is directly on the sea front and has several traditional pitch and putt courses which you can choose depending on the age of your children. The grounds were well looked after and we loved the red course which has a green in the shape...More

Thank Haylock
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Cragman7
29 October 2015|
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Yes, club and ball hire is included in the price.
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