Ten golf driving ranges in Leeds

Want to know where you can hit a few balls in Leeds? We have compiled this list of the ten best golf driving ranges in the Leeds area.

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Tue, 4 Jun 2013
Ten golf driving ranges in Leeds

1. Leeds Golf Centre

Leeds Golf Centre boasts state-of-the-art facilities at its 15-bay, fully covered and floodlit driving range. All the latest technology can be used for tuitional purposes, and there is also a short-game area, a practice bunker, a putting green and a grass teeing area.

Postcode: LS17 9JW
Closest station: N/A
Opening Hours: 8am-9pm (opens 11am on Tuesdays, 9am in the winter)
Cost: £3.50 for 50 balls
Website: Leeds Golf Centre

2. Acanthus Golf Centre

Acanthus has two tiers and 40 bays in total, with automated tees and floodlights. It also features Net60six technology for a more interactive golf experience at the range. It is located just off the M62, between Leeds and Wakefield.

Postcode: WF3 1SL
Closest station: Morley
Opening Hours: 8am-8pm
Cost: £3 for 50 balls
Website: Acanthus Golf Centre

3. Lofthouse Hill Golf Club

Lofthouse Hill is not far Acanthus Golf Centre, just one junction along the M62, where it intersects the M1. There are 12 floodlit and covered bays as well as a chipping green, practice bunker, pro shop and bar.

Postcode: WF3 3LR
Closest station: Outwood
Opening Hours: 7am-10.30pm
Cost: £1 for 25 balls
Website: Lofthouse Hill Golf Club

4. Cookridge Hall Golf Club

If you're not hitting the ball well, then the Sky TV and sports bar might keep you happy, or perhaps the selection of hot and cold sandwiches. The range itself has floodlights, 22 bays, a chipping and bunker area, a putting green and air-compressed mats.

Postcode: LS16 7NL
Closest station: Horsforth
Opening Hours: 8.30am-9.30pm
Cost: £3.50 for 50 balls
Website: Cookridge Hall Golf Club

5. Garforth Golf Range

Garforth has 40 bays - 20 covered - and the whole range is floodlit and 400 yards long, so you'll do well to clear it. The bays also have automated tees, and there are 30 grass bays for those who prefer the natural feel.

Postcode: LS25 2DN
Closest station: Garforth
Opening Hours: 9am-9pm (6pm at weekends)
Cost: £4 for 70 balls
Website: Golf Crazy

6. Sand Moor Golf Club

Sand Moor Golf Club has a 300-yard-long outdoor practice area, complete with bunkers, a chipping area and a putting green.

Postcode: LS17 7DJ
Closest station: N/A
Opening Hours: 8am-8pm
Cost: £3 for 50
Website: Sand Moor Golf Club

7. Alwoodley Golf Club

Alwoodley Golf Club has a modest but fairly cheap driving range. There are just six bays, but a bucket of 40 balls will only set you back a few quid.

Postcode: LS17 8SA
Closest station: N/A
Opening Hours: 8.30am-7pm
Cost: £2 for 40 balls
Website: Alwoodley Golf Club