Old Thorns, Liphook T: 01428 724555 oldthorns.com Just one hour from London and less than that from the New Forest and south coast, Old Thorns has nine different accommodation options, including spacious four-bedroom apartments for societies, traditional hotel rooms and glamping-style eco-pods. A spa, state-of-the-art health club, large sports bar and highly recommended restaurant all help make this one of the finest stay and play golf facilities the south has to offer. The Deers Hut, Liphook W: thedeershutpub.co.uk This quintessentially English country pub offers a range of locally sourced dishes. Its menu incorporates traditional pub classics like fish and chips and gammon, but also has a Old Thorns offers nine accommodation options alongside its golf course choice for the discerning diner, including steaks or a fish pie comprising freshly sourced salmon, smoked haddock, cod and prawns. The whole experience can be brought to a satisfying end with a choice of classic desserts, such as sticky toffee pudding, crème brulee or a tasty cheeseboard. The Links Tavern, Liphook W: links-liphook.co.uk With stripped pine decor, a crackling open fire and muddy boots by the door, The Links Tavern is as cosy as a country pub gets. It offers an array of real ales and a great beer garden, and is an ideal spot to put your feet up after a long day on the course.