Welcome to Eaton Golf Club

Welcome to

Eaton Golf Club

Eaton is a thriving Members’ golf club set in scenic Cheshire countryside. The course, designed by the famous Donald Steel, has individuality whilst incorporating natural features of ponds, streams and woodland within the gently undulating terrain.

There is a fair challenge for all levels of golfer, with the large, high-quality greens and four different tees, providing courses ranging from 5642 yds (red) to 6714 yds (black) over the eighteen holes of play.

We offer a warm welcome to visitor and members alike. Priority is given to the course, clubhouse, facilities and staff, ensuring delivery of a first-class golfing experience and potential to share and enjoy Ladies, Men’s, Mixed and Junior programmes along with a social calendar fulfilling for all.

Located 5 miles from the centre of Chester in the village of Waverton, Eaton Golf Club can be easily found.

Thank you for visiting our website. We look forward to seeing you soon.



Open Competitions

We offer 14 Open competitions each year from April to October for Men, Ladies, Mixed, Juniors and Seniors. Plus the ever-popular 36-hole Eaton Talbot for single-handicappers.

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We welcome new members to join our golf club. Applicants are encouraged to have a sponsor and/or a reference from a previous club.

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Tee booking

This service allows you to book a tee time at our golf course online and get instant on-screen and email confirmation of your booking.

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Eaton is an 18 hole Cheshire Countryside course bordered on the western side by the Shropshire Union Canal. It was designed by Donald Steel and opened in 1993.

The USPGA greens are large and finely contoured. Members and visitors can select to play off any of the four different tees; black, white, yellow or red.

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Visitors are assured of a very warm welcome at Eaton Golf Club. Societies and casual visitors return year after year to enjoy the quality and challenge of our golf course. In addition we run Open Competitions for Men, Ladies, Mixed and Men’s Seniors which are all very popular.

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Eaton Golf Club has a thriving junior section and extends a warm welcome to you and all our junior members. Our 60 to 70 active juniors are supported by a team of club professionals and enthusiastic volunteers in all aspects of junior life and development.

And last year they were finalists in the North West Champions League

Junior Open 2021 : Sun 29th Aug : Results

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Latest News

Duck's view

Libby's photo of a duck viewing the putting green Learn More


The Zingari Golfing Society visit Learn More

Course News 15th May

Greens, daisies, ash die back... Learn More

Eaton Hall Gardens

Charity Open Days Learn More

Hopkins Salver

Ladies Invitation to Men Learn More

Seniors Win

Congratulations to our seniors who won at Vale Royal Abbey on Thursday 5th May Learn More

Junior Todd McKie does well again

In the NWCGA boys open Todd did well on the 2nd day Learn More


The caterers are leaving in July Learn More

Family News Friday

The duck family arrived on Thursday .... a day later... Learn More

A Large Family

About to take their first swim Learn More

Junior win

Great play by two of our Junior boys Learn More

Golf Rules Refresher.... R&A Rule 18(2) Lost or Out of Bounds

Hedges - is my ball out of bounds if it stops in the hedge? Learn More

Course News 24th April

Good news about wild flowers and lots of free trees Learn More

Texas Scramble

A very enjoyable day out and a high standard of golf Learn More

Course News 17th April

Interesting points concerning noise nuisance... Learn More

It's Duckling Time

Here by the 18th pond Learn More

Manchester Alliance Seniors knock

Seniors defeated at Chorley Learn More

Mixed winners

Winners of the Mixed 9-hole competition on Saturday, April 9th Learn More

Golf Rules Refresher.... R&A Rule 16 Relief from Abnormal Course Conditions

Bunkers - Do you get free relief from animal tracks/footprint? Learn More

Bretton winners

Congratulations to Chris & Andy Barker Learn More

Course News 4th Aptil

Frosts - bunker drainage - new course furniture. . . Learn More

Seniors' Spring 9-Holes

Winners of the Spring competition and presentation to the winner of the Winter League competition. Learn More

Birthday celebrations

1st April is a special birthday Learn More

Easter Baskets

A gift from our caterers Learn More

Course News 27th March

Gavin celebrates 30 years with EGC Learn More

Golf Rules Refresher.... R&A Rule 12 Bunkers

Bunkers - When is a ball in a bunker? Learn More

Captain's Dinner

Some very smartly dressed gentlemen here... Learn More

Course News 13th March

Good news, we have a new greensman - not so good news, costs are ballooning. Learn More

Quiz Night

Mammoth Quiz Learn More

Bridge Drive 28th February

In aid of LC 's charity Learn More

Golf Rules Refresher.... R&A Rule 17 Penalty Areas

Rules for Red Staked Penalty Area - what are my options for taking relief? Learn More

Lady Captain's Charity Cheque

Nightingale House Hospice Learn More


Please bring your Tombola item on Tuesday Learn More


In case you did not meet these characters at the drive-in or in Eaton Outlook, here they are again Learn More

Course News 14th February

Rain, bunkers and trees Learn More

Mixed 9 and lunch

Bad weather did not stop good scores. Learn More

charity cheque

Simon Dangar 2021 Captain presents his charity cheque. Thanks to all who donated. Learn More

Course News 30th January

More ball washers coming, new gravel bander - and lots more news... Learn More

Course News 23rd January

Verti-draining and irrigation pop-ups Learn More


Join the Seniors Section? Learn More

Golf Insurance

Golf insurance is included in your membership. Learn More

Course News 8th January

Use the mats and mend your pitch marks! Learn More

LC Drive-in

Lady Captain's drive-in 2022 Learn More

Course News 1.1.22

Wet and dry and some vandalism Learn More

Board update Q4'21

Latest quarterly report Learn More

Little Egret

Unusual sight on the course Learn More

Course 11th December

Very wet...and yet... Learn More

Bretton Winter League - Week 3 Results and Table Files Attachment

Stu and Ged are building a strong lead ... Learn More

Course 27th November

Trees stood up well to the storm Learn More


Storm Arwen has brought down our flagpole! Learn More


Great photos from Rex Kingsley Learn More

Lost head cover

Lost during the Turkey Trot on Saturday afternoon Learn More

Turkey Trot

Results of Saturday 20th Mixed 4BBB Learn More

Eaton Voice

You can send your ideas, suggestions and comments by using Eaton Voice on the golf club website Learn More

Centenary Dinner

The Centenary Dinner took place on Wednesday, 10th November Learn More

Course News 14th November

Drainage of the 4th bunker et al. Learn More

Course News 31st October

Preparing for the 4 Counties U18's match Learn More

Texas Scramble Oct 30th

... we were told to wear masks! Learn More

Red sky at night...

....is the Dangar's delight Learn More

Course News 24th October

We must no longer kill worms Learn More

New Seniors' Trophy

Presented by Crewe Golf Club Learn More

Preferred Lies

Here are the rules again for Preferred Lies which come into effect on Tuesday 19th October Learn More

Course News 17th October

Please mend your own pitch marks - and others if possible Learn More

Logo in place of clock

Nick has done the job Learn More

Cloud formations

We have had some brilliant cloud formations over the course lately Learn More

Ladies Cross Country comp

A great competition, thoroughly enjoyed by all Learn More

New Years Eve

Almost 2022! Learn More

High perch

Robin on the security camera Learn More

ladybird larvae

More information about wild-life sightings Learn More

Congratulations Juniors!

We have every reason to be proud of the Juniors at Eaton Learn More

Texas Scramble

Texas Scramble with a shotgun start Learn More

September Newsletter

September issue of Eaton Outlook now available Learn More

Course News 1st October

Working round the weather; moving to electric machines... Learn More

Board update Q3'21

Latest quarterly report Learn More

County Card

Get your County Card on your smartphone Learn More

Unveiling the Centenary Plaque

Last Thursday, 23rd September Learn More

Henlle Mixed Match

Match cancelled Learn More

Course News 26th September

Stimp on various greens Learn More


Learn about the gall Learn More

Bretton Architectural 2021/22 starting soon Files Attachment

The Bretton Architectural trophy (Men's Winter league) will be starting in mid-October. Sign up, in pairs, on HDID. Learn More

New Members Evening

A great evening and a great write-up by Phil Learn More

Cobweb with dew

Whilst waiting by the 1st tee, enjoy the dewy cobwebs on the clock bracket! Learn More

Course News 18th September

Please mend pitch marks. Streams and ditches cleaned out... Learn More

Centenary plaque

Our plaque was unveiled today Learn More

New Course Record

Ladies Course Record Learn More

Halfway House

Make sure your chits can be read Learn More

Ladies Results

Where to find the results Learn More


Mixed Exchange at Oswestry Learn More

Course News 13th September

Flooded bunker, new greens staff problems and other news... Learn More

September Wildlife

Here are some of the images caught by members this month Learn More

"White Smoke Day" winners

The meetings to choose new vice captains always involves a golf competition and lunch Learn More

Captains for 2023

Your new captains have been elected Learn More

Our Juniors are winners

They have won the Mid-Cheshire Junior League Learn More

Course News 3rd September

The hay was dry enough to bale ... Learn More

On Course Toilet

The on course toilet is now open again Learn More


My ball on the 13th green Learn More

Exchange at Delamere

Saturday 28th August Learn More

Calcutta Cup winners

Played on Sunday 22nd August Learn More

Course News 27th August

Vigorous growth everywhere Learn More

More BBQ Photos

Some of the posh gazebos seen here Learn More

More moorhens

Another brood has hatched on the 6th pond Learn More

BBQ 21st Agust

Although wet to start with the weather cheered up and a good time was had by all Learn More

Damsel Fly

Ladies Roll-up Learn More

Course News 21st August

Plans altered due to dampness Learn More

Course News 16th August

Hay harvest will take place soon Learn More

Carden Park Open

Two of our youngsters did well Learn More

Course 9th August

Greens staff on holiday Learn More


Hare on the 18th Learn More

BBQ Centenary event

The revolvers imitating the Beetles are the attraction at this outdoor event Learn More

New Trophy

Prestbury GC presented us with a trophy Learn More


The long rough by the 9th tee is useful for some Learn More

Course News 1st August

Complaints about noisy mowers and more news Learn More

Questions from the week

For a bit of fun, see if you can answer these questions Learn More

Partners for Mixed events

We now have a member in charge of Mixed Partners! Learn More


Congratulations to Jan Woollen Learn More


Triangular match at Prestbury on Sunday Learn More


How many different butterflies have you spotted? Learn More

Stop Press - course news

Hay harvest will be delayed due to something called "rain" Learn More

Course News 25th July

Loss of Greens staff member - again Learn More

Ladies Club Championship

This took place on Wednesday and Thursday 21st and 22nd July Learn More

Hybrid system trial

Starting on 2nd August Learn More

Competition Score Entry

Score entry after 19th July Learn More

Club Champ

The Mens' club champion Learn More

Course News 18th July

Preparing for the club Championships Learn More

Course News 11th July

Red Thread and other news Learn More

Course News 6th July

Government clampdown on chemicals will affect our course Learn More

Course News

25th June, preparing for Captain's Day and more on greens speeds Learn More

Late June wildlife

Thanks to all who have sent photos in Learn More

Course News 18th June

Watering greens and new cutting speed Learn More

Great food

Appreciation of our new catering team Learn More

Centenary Events

Dates for your diary Learn More

Cute wildlife

Lost leveret and other wildlife on our course Learn More

Hanging baskets

Thanks to Paul Learn More


Results of the Pinehurst Trophy comp. 31st May Learn More

Course News 30th May

May - a record high for rainfall and low for temperatures. Learn More

More wildlife

More wildlife enjoying our course Learn More

Eaton Outlook May 21

The May edition of Eaton Outlook is now on the website Learn More


Become an expert on buttercups Learn More

Chester Festival winners

Well done to all the winners. Ladies had a perfect golf day, Men had a lot of rain! Learn More

Junior Drive-In

Sophia Bailey drove in on Sunday Learn More

Ladies Chester Festival

A fantastic day was had by all Learn More

Course News 15th May

The Grass Factory Learn More

Course News

Stimp readings have resumed Learn More
Fixtures for the next month
Date Title
  21 May Club Information
  21 May Nick Foxon
  21 May
  21 May
  21 May Seniors 4BBB
  21 May Seniors KO
  21 May Morecombe Party
  21 May Visitors Nomads
  21 May Captain V Lady Captain Team Event
  21 May Junior Rabbits Cup
  22 May Club Information
  22 May Mens Springs Meeting (White)
  22 May
  22 May
  22 May
  23 May Club Information
  23 May
  23 May Nick Foxon
  23 May Visitors Ladies Roll Up
  23 May Members
  23 May Richard H Powell
  23 May
  23 May
  23 May
  23 May
  23 May Visitors Waverton Group
  23 May
  23 May Members
  23 May Jubilee KO
  23 May Members
  24 May Mens Midweek Stableford (Yellow)
  24 May
  24 May Al Kennedy KO
  24 May
  24 May Visitors Seniors Roll Up 1st (15th 9.30-10)
  24 May
  24 May Society (Dave Weedon)
  24 May Society (Innospec GS)
  24 May
  25 May Club Information
  25 May
  25 May Ladies 9 & 18 Hole Stableford
  25 May
  25 May Visitors Waverton Group
  25 May
  26 May Club Information
  26 May
  26 May
  26 May Visitors Seniors Roll Up 1st (15th 9.30-10)
  26 May Visitors Chester Past Captains -The Walton Trophy
  26 May Visitors
  26 May Visitors Chester Past Captains -The Walton Trophy
  27 May Club Information
  27 May
  27 May Visitors The Alliance Group
  27 May John Jones
  27 May Visitors Ladies Roll Up
  27 May Ladies B V Sandiway
  27 May Ladies A V Heswall
  27 May
  27 May Gruesomes KO
  27 May
  27 May
  27 May Eaton V Chester Scratch Match
  28 May Club Information
  28 May Stableford (White/Red)
  28 May
  29 May Club Information
  29 May
  29 May
  29 May Robert Beacham
  29 May
  29 May Visitors Mens Manchester Alliance V Cavendish GC
  29 May Society (Lever GS)
  29 May
  29 May Visitors Mixed Manchester Alliance
  29 May
  29 May
  30 May Club Information
  30 May
  30 May Visitors Ladies Roll Up
  30 May Society (Cheshire Police)
  30 May Reserved For Members
  30 May Reserved For Members
  30 May Reserved For Members
  30 May Reserved For Members
  30 May Visitors Waverton Group
  30 May
  30 May
  30 May Society (Cheshire Police)
  31 May Club Information
  31 May Seniors Using 15th At 9.50am
  31 May Seniors Using 15th At 9.50am
  31 May Seniors V Conwy (15th At 9.50am)
  31 May Voucher 487
  31 May
  31 May
  31 May
  01 Jun Club Information
  01 Jun
  01 Jun Lady Founders Day & Dinner (+9 Hole Stab
  01 Jun
  01 Jun Seniors KO
  01 Jun
  02 Jun Club Information
  02 Jun Platinum Jubilee Greensomes
  02 Jun
  02 Jun Gosmore Ko
  02 Jun Gosmore KO
  03 Jun Club Information
  03 Jun
  03 Jun Visitors The Alliance Group
  03 Jun
  03 Jun Visitors Ladies Roll Up
  03 Jun
  03 Jun
  03 Jun A Hughes KO
  03 Jun
  03 Jun
  03 Jun Society (Middle Aged Men Of Arabia)
  03 Jun
  04 Jun Club Information
  04 Jun Mens Stableford (White)
  04 Jun Pinehurst
  04 Jun Reserved For Members
  04 Jun
  05 Jun Club Information
  05 Jun
  05 Jun Junior Open - Draw for tees 9-11.30
  05 Jun
  05 Jun T Briggs KO
  05 Jun
  05 Jun
  06 Jun Club Information
  06 Jun
  06 Jun KO
  06 Jun
  06 Jun Visitors Ladies Roll Up
  06 Jun Ladies A V Chester
  06 Jun
  06 Jun Visitors Waverton Group
  06 Jun
  06 Jun Ladies Evening 9 Hole Stableford
  07 Jun Mens Midweek Stableford (Yellow)
  07 Jun
  07 Jun Visitors Seniors Roll Up 1st (15th 9.30-10)
  07 Jun
  08 Jun Club Information
  08 Jun MEGA Day - SHOTGUN
  09 Jun Club Information
  09 Jun
  09 Jun Ladies June AM AM Open
  09 Jun
  09 Jun Mens Evening 9 Hole Stableford (Yellow)
  10 Jun Club Information
  10 Jun
  10 Jun Visitors The Alliance Group
  10 Jun
  10 Jun Visitors Ladies Roll Up
  10 Jun Ladies B V Chester
  10 Jun
  10 Jun Visitors Waverton Group
  10 Jun Voucher For 4
  10 Jun
  10 Jun Eaton V Vicars Cross Scratch Match
  11 Jun Club Information
  11 Jun
  11 Jun Mens June 4BBB Open
  11 Jun
  12 Jun Club Information
  12 Jun Mens Medal (White)
  12 Jun Mens Invitation To Ladies
  12 Jun
  13 Jun Club Information
  13 Jun
  13 Jun Visitors Ladies Roll Up
  13 Jun Ladies B V Vicars Cross
  13 Jun
  13 Jun Visitors Waverton Group
  13 Jun Michael Moore
  13 Jun
  14 Jun Mens Midweek Stableford (Yellow)
  14 Jun
  14 Jun Visitors Seniors Roll Up 1st (15th 9.30-10)
  14 Jun
  14 Jun Society (Fossa GS)
  14 Jun
  14 Jun Visitors Shell
  15 Jun Lady Captains Day (Course Closed Prior)
  15 Jun Lady Captains Day
  15 Jun Lady Captains Day
  15 Jun Lady Captains Day
  15 Jun KO
  15 Jun
  16 Jun Club Information
  16 Jun
  16 Jun Visitors Seniors Roll Up 1st (15th 9.30-10)
  16 Jun
  16 Jun Visitors Waverton Group
  16 Jun Society (Chester City Club)
  16 Jun Albatross
  17 Jun Club Information
  17 Jun
  17 Jun Visitors The Alliance Group
  17 Jun
  17 Jun Visitors Ladies Roll Up
  17 Jun Friendly V Wrexham
  17 Jun
  17 Jun Jill S KO
  17 Jun
  17 Jun Society (Simon McClure)
  17 Jun
  17 Jun Gosmore KO
  17 Jun
  17 Jun Junior Summer League