Golf

Course Closure Notice: Both courses at Fanshawe Golf Course will be closed all day, Saturday, November 14 for an Athletics Ontario Cross Country Meet. Both courses at Thames Valley will remain open for play on Saturday, November 14. Fanshawe Golf Course will re-open at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 15. Additionally, both courses at Thames Valley will be closed all day Tuesday, November 17 for maintenance. Both courses at Fanshawe will be closed all day Wednesday, November 18 for maintenance.

The City is currently operating four golf courses at two facilities: Thames Valley Golf Course and Fanshawe Golf Course. These sites offer a fully stocked pro shop, food and beverage services, and member and private tournaments.

Thames Valley and Fanshawe Golf Courses' food and beverage operation are currently take-out only. There is no interior seating available. Our patios remain open, with two metres physical distancing required at all times.

Power carts are available on a first come, first serve basis this season.

Check our cancellations page to make sure your course is operating as usual. Be sure to follow our Facebook, Twitter and e-newsletter for all municipal golf updates.

COVID-19 policies and procedures

The health and safety of our members, guests and staff continues to be our number one priority during the current pandemic.

Physical distancing measures are required on all City-owned golf courses. The City has put forward several COVID-19 policies and procedures at our golf courses. 

Golf check-in procedures

  • Members and guests are not to arrive more than 20 minutes prior to their designated tee time.  A greeter will inform you when it’s time to pay, check-in and make your way to the first tee.
  • Tee time intervals will be every 10 minutes.
  • There is a maximum of one tee time per group, meaning you cannot book multiple groups (no league, group or tournament bookings).
  • Singles must call 519-661-4450 to book in with a group.

Washrooms

  • Clubhouse washrooms will be open with a 1 person maximum at all times.
  • Men’s and ladies’ locker rooms will remain closed.
  • Sanitizing station placed at all washrooms to be used upon entry and exit.
  • Halfway house washrooms to follow same protocols as clubhouse washrooms. 

Power carts:

  • No more than one person to ride or use a power cart, unless you are from the same household or social bubble.
  • Power carts will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Power and pull carts will be sanitized after every use.

Items to remain closed and/or out of use

  • Club storage
  • Warm-up hitting cage and net
  • On-course bunker rakes

On Course

  • Players must not touch the flagstick.
  • The golf hole/cup will be filled with a “pool noodle” so the golf ball remains at the top of the cup.
  • Please keep a distance of two metres from others while on the playing grounds.

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Memberships

Municipal golf memberships can be purchased in person or over the phone. Call 519-661-4450 or email munigolf@london.ca for more information.

Membership pricing
Unlimited memberships

Unlimited memberships are designed to give great value to the avid golfer expecting the best experiences at all City golf courses.  This membership provides access with no restrictions to all of our golf courses for a one-time fee.

Unlimited memberships

2020 rates

Prorated rate

Total refund

Youth (9-18)

$475.00

$387.40

$98.99

Intermediate (19-24)

$950.00

$774.80

$197.98

Intermediate (25-29)

$1,000.00

$815.57

$208.40

Adult (30+)

$1.525.00

$1,243.75

$317.81

Adult (30+) payment plan

$1,575.00

$1,284.53

$328.23

Regular memberships

Designed for the golfer who plays a minimum of 15 rounds per year and is looking for affordable, reduced green fees.  Golfers will pay the initial regular membership fee and then a reduced green fee all season long, 7 days a week at all locations.

Regular memberships

2020 rates

Prorated rate

Total refund

Youth (9-18)

$149.00

$121.52

$31.05

Adult (19+)

$259.00

$211.23

$53.98

Seniors (65+)

$239.00

$194.92

$49.81

Thames Valley Hickory (19+)

$149.00

$121.52

$31.05

Junior Thames Valley Hickory (7-18)

$49.00

$39.96

$10.21

 

Membership benefits

Pro shop discounts

Regular and unlimited members: receive pro shop benefits for the entire season; 5 percent off regular priced hard goods, including drivers, irons, wedges and putters; 10 percent off regular priced items, including pull carts, golf balls by the dozen, belts, umbrellas, socks, head covers and other miscellaneous items; and 20 percent off regular priced shoes, men’s and ladies attire and golf bags.

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Green fee rates

Thames Valley Golf Course 

Thames Valley Classic

Guest

Regular member

Prime time

$44.00

$25.00

Non-prime time

$37.00

$20.00

Twilight

$25.00

$15.00

Junior Guest $20.00 $12.00

Thames Valley Hickory 9 

Guest

Regular member

Anytime

$22.00

$12.00

Junior Guest  $18.00 $10.00
Fanshawe Golf Course

Fanshawe Traditional

Guest

Regular member

Prime time

$44.00

$25.00

Non-prime time

$37.00

$20.00

Twilight

$25.00

$15.00

Junior Guest  $20.00 $12.00

Fanshawe Quarry

Guest

Regular member

Prime time

$35.00

$20.00

Non-prime time

$32.00

$18.00

Twilight

$25.00

$15.00

Junior Guest  $20.00 $12.00

 

River Road Golf Course

River Road

Guest

Regular member

Prime time

$35.00

$20.00

Non-prime time

$32.00

$18.00

Twilight

$25.00

$15.00

Junior Guest $20.00 $12.00
Power Cart Specials

Prime time Thames Valley Classic and Fanshawe Traditional Guests

$56.00

Prime time Fanshawe Quarry Guest

$47.00

Prime time Fanshawe Quarry Regular Member

$36.00

*HST is included in all green fee rates.


Power cart rates, packages

Power carts are available on a first come, first serve basis. 

Rates

Power cart fees

Price per person

Open - 1:00 p.m. 

18 Holes

$19.00

1:00 p.m. - Close 

18 Holes

$16.00

Anytime

9 Holes

$12.00

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Packages

Unlimited single rider: $570 (reduced from $700)

This package allows one golfer unlimited cart access at any of the three golf courses based on cart availability.

  • 18 hole prime time cart pass: $320
  • 18 hole non-prime time cart pass: $240

This package allows one golfer 20 cart rentals at any of the three golf courses based on cart availability. If there are any rides left over at the end of the year, they will carry over to the following golf season.

Thames Valley Hickory 9 cart pass: $160

This package allows one golfer 20 cart rentals for 9 holes on the Thames Valley Hickory Course. If there are any rides left over at the end of the year, they will carry over to the following golf season.

Other rentals   

Pull-cart rentals: $5

Unlimited pull - pass: $100

Thames Valley club storage: $75

Thames Valley club storage with pull-cart: $110

Courses

Our municipal golf amenities consist of five golf courses at three facilities. Thames Valley, Fanshawe and River Road Golf Courses. All sites offer a fully stocked pro shop, food and beverage services, and member and private tournaments.

Thames Valley Golf Course

Fanshawe Golf Course

River Road Golf Course

Course policies

Alcohol Policy

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario requires that alcoholic beverages consumed on the premises must be purchased on site. It is illegal to bring your own alcoholic beverages to the property.  Any violation of this rule will result in your removal from the golf course.

Group Size

Golf groups cannot exceed 4 golfers. Violation of this policy may result in your removal from the golf course.

Check-In Policy

All golfers must check in with the pro shop before teeing off. On days when starters are working, all golfers must provide a receipt on the first tee.

Tee Times

Golfers now have the ability to book tee times 7 days in advance starting at 9:00 p.m. Tee times can be made over the phone or in person when the pro shop opens.  Tee times can also be made after hours online.

Single Golfers

Single golfers can book online and join an existing group if there is twosome or threesome of golfers already on the tee sheet. Otherwise, single players are encouraged to come out and talk to the pro shop staff about finding a game for that day.  The City of London golf courses run multiple leagues and events across all three locations, it is recommend single players call the pro shop (519-661-4450) prior to heading to the golf course to inquire about current availability on the tee sheet.

Lightning Policy

The City of London Golf Courses do not have a lightning detection system or a lightning alert system.  Users of our golf courses are responsible to monitor the weather and to leave the course at the first sight of lightning or thunder, regardless of how far away.  Lightning or thunder in the area puts one at risk of serious injury or death.  Do not take unnecessary risks. Rain checks are provided to all players who discontinue their round due to lightning.

Advertising at a municipal golf course

Visit our advertising and sponsorships page to find out how to advertise at a municipal golf course.

Last modified:Tuesday, November 10, 2020