Crazy golf is always a good idea; it’s cheap, relatively low effort and a lot of fun. It makes a great day out or if you don’t fancy clubbing it’s something else that’s fun to do at night in Nottingham.  As a popular student city, it’s hardly surprising that Nottingham has a number of different crazy golf venues that are perfect for any level. So, if you’ve ever wanted to do crazy golf in Nottingham but don’t know where to start, this article has you covered. 

Highfield Park Adventure Golf

Best Crazy Golf in Nottingham
Source: Highfields Park – Adventure Golf

This one is perfect for us University of Nottingham students because it’s right on campus. Located in Highfields Park on the south side of the Uni’s University Park campus, or just a couple steps from the Uni Of tram stop, you will find Highfield Park Adventure Golf. You can book 9 or 18 holes, with student tickets at £5 for 9 holes and £8 for 18 holes. Cheap prices, conveniently located and easy to access. What more could you want? 

Address: University Boulevard, NG7 2RD

The Lost City Adventure Golf

Lost City Adventure Golf is in the heart of the city centre. There are two 18-hole indoor courses, Temple Trail and Sacred Skull. They offer student discounts, where you can get an 18-hole ticket for £7.50 or a 36-hole ticket for £11.50 (Monday to Thursday only, but a £2 and £3.50 discount from standard tickets respectively). They also have a bar and pizzas, making it an excellent option for a night out with your friends. 

Address: The Cornerhouse, Burton Street, NG1 4DB


gloryholes nottingham
Source: Gloryholes Nottingham Facebook

Gloryholes is an adult-themed crazy golf course, so make of that what you will. For the price of £10 (Monday to Thursday) or £12 (Friday to Sunday) per person, you can experience this 18-hole golf course. The themes of each hole vary greatly, from the Great British Bake Off to inside a sex shop, making it even more interesting as you try out different courses. After your game, you can relax in the Swinger’s Lounge with cocktails, beer pong, pool and arcade games. It’s the best crazy golf in Nottingham for adults, by far. 

Address: George Street, NG1 3BH

Jurassic Cove Adventure Golf

Jurassic Cove Adventure Golf
Source: Jurassic Cove Adventure Golf Instagram


This one hasn’t actually opened yet, with its doors set to open on the 8th of July 2023.  While it is a little way out from the main areas of Nottingham, in Basford, it is still reachable from both the city centre (about 20 minutes) and the Uni Of campus (about 30 minutes) by buses. Jurassic Cove Adventure Golf, as we’re sure you can tell by the name, has a dinosaur theme to its course. There is a student discount here, with a student ticket selling for just £6 per person, £1.50 less than the regular adult ticket. 

Address: Stockhill Lane, NG6 0RH

Mr Mulligan’s Pirate Golf Nottingham

Address: Ramsdale Park Golf Centre, Oxton Rd, Calverton, Nottingham NG14 6NU

At the heart of the course is a huge pirate ship, which is as an integral part of the game. There’s also lots of  water elements further like lakes and waterfalls scattered throughout the course, which makes it challenging at times. Furthermore, players are set to encounter unique features such as floating rafts, formidable cannons, and even a resident crocodile – all designed to test their skills. Overall, Mr Mulligan’s Pirate Golf has 18 holes to try, and it only costs £8.00!

From pirate courses to sex shops, Nottingham’s range of crazy golf places are definitely different and lots of fun! Once you’ve finished swinging, why not try your hand at singing at one of Nottingham’s best karaoke bars. Or you could just relax and pat yourself on the back at one of the city’s top cocktail bars, the choice is yours!

Or for another really fun activity for groups, you could head out go karting in Nottingham.