Booking and Deposits

  • Booking are only guaranteed upon receipt of a deposit of £5 per player.
  • A deposit must be received a minimum of 30 days before the event otherwise the tee times will be released to the general public.
  • All bookings made within 30 days of the event must be paid for at the time of enquiry.
  • Bolton Old Links Golf Club reserve the right to cancel a society booking if the full deposit has not been received.
  • The account must be settled in full before play commences, unless an invoice has been requested and agreed with the finance department prior to the event.
  • A society deposit cannot be refunded but can be transferred to another date if a minimum of 2 weeks notice is given to Bolton Old Links Golf Club Ltd.
  • If a society fail to show on a pre-booked date, the society will be required to pay Bolton Old Links Golf Club Ltd the full booking amount.
  • Final numbers must be confirmed 7 days before the event and Bolton Old Links Golf Club Ltd reserve the right to charge in full for confirmed numbers.

Buggies and Trolleys

  • The hiring of buggies are sold in good faith at the time of making a reservation.
  • Buggies must be booked by individual players and the full cost paid prior to play.
  • A decision is made at the start of each day by the Head Greenkeeper regarding the use of buggies and trolleys which can alter as the day progresses.
  • A maximum of 2 people are allowed per buggy and each buggy must be kept well away from the greens, surrounding area and tees.There are a limited number of buggies available so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Weather Conditions

  • In the event of adverse weather conditions, the Head Greenkeeper will make the final decision regarding the availability of the course. If the course is deemed to be unplayable then a new booking date will be agreed between Bolton Old Links Golf Club Ltd and the society.
  • No deposits will be refunded.

Course Rules and Etiquette

  • The rules of golf must be adhered to at all times
  • Groups must consist of no more than 4 players, each with their own clubs.
  • Help maintain the quality of the course by repairing pitch marks, replacing diverts and raking bunkers.
  • Local rules are on the scorecard.
  • Greenkeepers have priority when working on the course.

Dress Code

  • Players must wear appropriate golf attire at all times whilst on the course. See attached.
  • Visitors must dress in accordance with the attached dress code whilst in the clubhouse.
  • The changing of shoes on the car park is not allowed. Please use the locker rooms.

Liability

  • Bolton Old Links Golf Club Ltd cannot accept responsibility for accidents, injury or misadventure.
  • Players are responsible for their own insurance arrangements in respect of any injuries caused to them, or caused by them to a third party.
  • Bolton Old links Golf Club Ltd cannot accept any responsibility for the loss or damage to property belonging to any users.