The golf courses in Derbyshire can provide a fine golfing holiday destination, with the championship moorland golf courses at Marriott Breadsall Priory being the perfect example. Other moorland golf courses in Derbyshire include Chevin, and the excellent Sickleholme, but there are numerous parkland golf courses of note as well. There are 33 golf clubs in Derbyshire, with many excellent golf courses near Derby, the major city in the county, such as Maywood, and Erewash. Being known as the ‘Gateway to the Peak District’, there are many hill top golf courses in Derbyshire that challenge all levels of golfer. The county shares its borders with Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire, and Cheshire. You will also find perfect venues for newcomers, with a number of public golf courses in Derbyshire that welcome every level of golfer.