Best Golf Gifts 2023


Buying gifts for golf lover can be tricky, especially if you’re not a golfer yourself. With so many different products to choose from, it’s easy to choose the wrong thing, but we’re here to help identify the best golf gifts you can buy.

Given the cost of some golf equipment, buying the wrong golf gifts can be an expensive mistake. That’s why we’ve compiled this list of the Best Gifts, covering every conceivable base as you start your present shopping.

Just for your ease of use, we’ve split our suggested golf gifts into the following categories (click to jump straight to them), listed them in price order (most to least expensive) and provided you with a ‘View Offer’ link so that you can find the best available price and buy with ease:

► GOLF CLUBS: Package setsDrivers | Fairway Woods and Hybrids | Irons and Wedges | Putters

► GOLF EQUIPMENT: Balls | Rangefinders, GPS and Watches | Bags and Travel Bags | Trolleys

► CLOTHING: Clothes and Apparel | Shoes | Gloves, Hats and Mitts | Accessories | Practice Nets and Mats

► EXTRAS: Books, Magazines, DVDs, Games | Gift Vouchers | Luxury ItemsNovelty Items

Best Golf Gifts: Club package sets

Golf has enjoyed a massive boom over the last year with more and more people taking up the game or returning to the sport. While it can be an expensive hobby, many of the top brands now make superb package sets to ensure you can get everything you need in one purchase to get out and get playing.

We’ve picked out the best sets for juniors, beginners and even the more experienced golfers who’d just like to upgrade those second-hand clubs they’ve been using for years, with prices starting at just £159.

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The TaylorMade RBZ Speedlite package is a great option for beginners to mid-handicappers.

TaylorMade RBZ Speedlite Steel Package Set


TaylorMade’s RBZ range has been a hugely popular option for more than a decade now and this Speedlite variant is a great option for those starting out in the game, as well as high handicappers and intermediates.

Forgiveness is certainly the theme that runs through the driver, 3-wood and two hybrids (#4 and #5). Plus their lightweight design will help those who need a bit of help generating clubhead speed.

You also get six irons (6-SW), a mallet putter, a premium bag, plus a set of headcovers. There’s a two-year guarantee for peace of mind.

The Benross HTX package is one of the best Black Friday golf deals.

Benross HTX Package Set

RRP £749.00 | VIEW OFFER

Benross are renowned for their value-for-money products and this 16-piece set of clubs/bag is ideal for those starting out in the game and for Father’s Day, American Golf are offering them for just £429.

It comes with a driver, 3-wood, #4 hybrid and seven irons (5-PW) plus a mallet putter. Also includes a premium cart bag and vintage-style headcovers.

The woods have been designed to help high handicappers. Lightweight shafts – Benross has long been a maker of excellent golf shafts – and larger sweet spots should aid the transition from beginner to the mid-handicap range as long as you put in the hours.

Best Golf Gifts: Drivers

A new driver will be top of most golfer’s wish lists, but before splashing the cash it’s important to find out if your loved one has a preference in terms of brand and model. We’d also always recommend that players get fitted for their golf clubs to ensure they are getting a club that is ideally suited to their game.

Rather than spending your money on a club that then stays in the bag or ends up being sold to Golfbidder in six months we’d suggest having a conversation with the golfer in your life to find out exactly what they want. No, it won’t have the ‘surprise’ factor but at least you can ensure your money won’t have been wasted and they’ll have a big smile on their faces when they receive their gift.

You can find a few of our favourite new models below or head to our ‘Best Drivers’ guide and test for even more. And if you really don’t want to spoil the present surprise, you could always buy a gift voucher which lets your loved one go and choose exactly the right driver.

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TaylorMade Stealth Driver


The TaylorMade Stealth Driver has made waves since launching earlier this year and it would make a fantastic Father’s Day gift for any lucky dad.

The Stealth’s revolutionary 60-layer carbon-fibre face is designed to remove inefficient mass from the front of the driver. TaylorMade say it gives better energy transfer at impact and additional ball speed.

The Stealth also has an MOI 15% higher than the Stealth Plus, meaning you can expect 200-300rpm more backspin (so the Stealth is a mid to low-spin driver) than the Plus, along with a mid-high launch and ball flight.

RELATED: Best Golf Drivers 2022

Callaway Rogue ST Max Driver


The Callaway Rogue ST Max is a phenomenal driver that looks great, performs superbly well and any dad would be delighted to receive one of these on Father’s Day.

The Max is the Rogue ST family’s most forgiving model. It has a traditional forgiving weight set-up, with a wider, more stretched body shape, and it isn’t a lower MOI driver with a forward CG for fast ball speeds as the previous Epic and Mavrik models have been.

Callaway has also built in a touch of draw bias to this model. The idea will help improve ball speeds for very slight heel strikers and give a hand to many golfers in attaining the ball flight shape they dream of.

The Ping G425 driver is one of the best golf gifts.

Ping G425 Max Driver


The American Golf website gives you the option to tailor it in terms of loft, style of shaft, flex, shaft length, grip and grip thickness. And who in their right mind wouldn’t like a G425 for Christmas?

When Today’s Golfer’s equipment review team tested it, by examining the difference between our pro’s fastest and slowest ball speeds, and his longest and shortest shots, we saw that the G425 Max gave the smallest carry distance drop-off (seven yards), which means it will be forgiving and consistent on the course. And every golfer wants a consistent drive! Read our full review, here.

The Honma T//World GS driver is one of the best golf gifts.

Benross Delta X Driver


Benross are now owned by American Golf, which means there’s no margin for a manufacturer and bigger savings for the consumer. There’s no covering up how all our value drivers gave up ball speed and carry on the premium priced competition – we’re talking 16 yards for the Delta X against our very longest. But it’s important to remember that at more average speeds, those gaps will narrow.

The Delta X is a pretty good-looking driver. We like how the crown indentation focuses attention on the impact zone and how the head has a really friendly look at address. For its intended audience it will do a decent job and a great gift for those on a tight budget.

Best Golf Gifts: Fairway Woods/Hybrids

As with any golf club, we’d always recommend players get a custom fitting to ensure they get a model in the specs that ideally suit their game. While it might spoil the present surprise, we’d recommened talking to the golfer in your life to ensure they get the right club, rather than spending your hard-earned cash on a fairway wood or hybrid that isn’t used and ends up on eBay in six months.

You can find a few of our favourite new models below or head to our ‘Best Fairway Woods’ guide and ‘Best Hybrids’ guide for even more. And, if you’d rather keep the gift a surprise, you could always buy a golf gift voucher which lets your loved one go and choose exactly the right fairway wood or hybrid.

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Wilson Launch Pad Fairway Wood


Thanks to attacking the areas typical club golfers struggle with when hitting fairway woods, the Wilson Launch Pad flies straighter and further, more easily. It’s a great option as a Father’s Day present.

Designed with the same ultra-lightweight clubhead and shaft as the Wilson Launch Pad driver, the high-strength and super-thin Carpenter Custom 455 face delivers higher ball speeds.

Overall it is a brilliant, super easy launch and anti-slice fairway for average club-head speed players.

RELATED: Best Fairway Woods 2022

Cobra Golf Kind LTDX Max 7-wood

Cobra King LTDx Max Fairway Wood


Cobra’s LTDx fairway wood saw them ask real-world golfers what they wanted. Unsurprisingly, more distance, more accuracy and better forgiveness were the answers and it’s another excellent Father’s Day option.

So Cobra’s designers turned the clock back to 2016 and the brand’s King LTD range, evolving it into the LTDx family for 2022.

The LTDx woods feature PWR-COR Technology, which uses multi-material internal and external weights to reposition as much weight low and forward as possible to lower spin and deliver powerful ball speed upon impact.

The Srixon ZX hybrid is one of the best golf gifts.

Srixon ZX Golf Hybrid


Srixon woods and hybrids don’t get anywhere near the credit they deserve but, like the company’s forged ZX irons which have recently been spotted in the hands of Brooks Koepka, they’re really good.

The tiny head won’t be the best fit for golfers who spray shots all over the face, there’s bigger headed models that can help with that. But for reasonably consistent ball strikers the Srixon ZX hybrid is a beauty (read our full review, here).

This sort of head size is perfect for rifling through rough, nipping shots off the top of sand in a low lipped fairway bunker and, according to our data, it will get you out there alongside the best from tee, fairway and on a par three.

Best Golf Gifts: Irons and Wedges

More than any other part of a golfer’s arsenal, we’d definitely recommend that players get fitted for irons. If the golfer in your life has been dropping hints that they need a new set, have a conversation with them to find out exactly what they want. No, it won’t have the ‘surprise’ factor, but at least you can ensure your money won’t have been wasted.

You can find a few of our favourite new models below or head to our ‘Best Irons’ guide and ‘Best Wedges’ guide for even more. And if you really don’t want to spoil the present surprise, you could always give your loved on a gift voucher so they can choose the right club.

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The Callaway Apex MB irons are one of the best golf gifts.

Callaway Apex MB Bladed Irons


Give 10 players the opportunity to design their dream muscleback iron and eight or nine of them will come up with the new Apex MB. And we say that because so many top-level golfers love straight and true top lines and leading edges.

Blades are utterly subjective as one man’s pleasure is another man’s poison, but for us the Callaway Apex MB is the blade of the year as it’s absolutely gorgeous (read our full review, here). If you’re completely brand agnostic you will not find a better looking blade than the Apex MB in 2021.

The Cleveland RTX Zipcore wedge is one of the best golf gifts.

Cleveland RTX ZipCore Wedge


When Cleveland revealed the RTX ZipCore last year they shouted loud and clear about how a new lightweight aluminium pad in the heel (which meant there could be extra toe weighting) had led to a 10% increase in vertical MOI stability. Cleveland said the idea was to improve spin consistency between shots hit high and low on the face, which increases predictability on the golf course.

As part of our test, we thought we’d delve deep into the data and crunch the numbers to find out just how much spin each wedge dropped between a pure strike and a mishit (read our full review, here).

Where some models ran to 2,000 RPM difference, the Cleveland RTX ZipCore was tied top of the pile (with the Ben Hogan Equalizer), dropping just 553 RPM between shots, which is a seriously impressive performance.

Best Golf Gifts: Putters

The feel of a putter is all-important to a golfer so this is another category where you really need to let your golfing loved one in on the secret (or subtly ease the information out of them over dinner). The short stick offers the greatest variety of choices and trying them out, under the supervision of a qualified professional, is definitely the way to go.

You can find a few of our favourite new models below or head to our ‘Best Putters’ guide for even more. And if you really don’t want to spoil the surprise, you could always buy a gift voucher which lets your loved one go and choose exactly the right putter to ensure they get the perfect present.

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The Bettinardi Queen B 11 putter is one of the best golf gifts.

Bettinardi Queen B 11


Today, there’s more talk around the benefits of stability MOI putters than ever before, but there will always be a place, and an appreciative crowd, for beautifully well-made traditional blade and mallet putters. And if we’re talking beauty, the Bettinardi Queen B putter deserves to be right at the front of any conversation (read our full review, here).

For putting in the UK all year round, we really like how the whole Betterinardi Queen B series have slightly heavier heads and a firmer feel than the rest of Bettinardi’s range. The Bettinardi Queen B #11 is the perfect compact, toe-hang mallet, and we love the crisp sharp appearance which you only get from CNC Milling every edge and surface.

Not easy to wrap but that’s the only downside to this as a gift.

The TaylorMade Spider EX putter is one of the best golf gifts.

TaylorMade Spider EX White


A putter that rated very highly when Today’s Golfer tested it in September (read our full review, here), TaylorMade’s Spider putters have played a huge roll in convincing tour pros to ditch their blade putters for more forgiving MOI and mallet style models over the last decade.The company has poured loads of time, effort, and know how into creating the Spider E.

As good as the design is, what’s really impressive is golfers now having three hosel options to choose from. It doesn’t matter if you have a straight, slight or strong arc putting stroke or if you prefer platinum, blue or navy colouring there’s a TaylorMade Spider EX out there to fit everyone’s eye.

The Odyssey 2-Ball Ten Tour Lined is one of the best golf gifts.

Odyssey 2-Ball Ten Tour Lined


It took No.1 Jon Rahm no time at all to make the switch from his trusted TaylorMade Spider putter to the new Odyssey 2-Ball Ten when he signed for Callaway at the start of the tear. The switch was never really in much doubt though. Not only did Rahm play and love an Odyssey 2-Ball in college, but he also got his hands on 32% more MOI performance (over the original 2-Ball) which effectively made the switch a complete no brainer.

The Odyssey 2-Ball Ten comes in three versions (2-Ball, 2-Ball Triple Track and 2-Ball Tour Lined), and we really like the simplicity of the Tour Lined model (a single black line runs across the two golf ball sized discs, just like lots of tour players request), as it sets up really nicely behind a single-alignment stripe golf ball. You can read our full review, here.

Best Golf Gifts: Golf Balls

A great go-to present for golfers because, as every amateur knows, you can’t have enough new golf balls. There are deals to be had for the following makes which will suit elite players (TP5 and Z-Star) while the AD333 are ideal for mid-handicap players. You’ll find even more brilliant deals in our complete guide to the best golf balls.

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Customised Titleist golf balls are one of the best gifts for golfers.

Customised Titleist golf balls

RRP From £23 (per dozen balls) | VIEW OFFER

A great little added extra courtesy of Titleist which means you can have a bit of fun. For an extra £4 you can add a 51-character message across three lines and in five different colours on each of the 12 balls. Never a bad idea to consider… ‘Please can you return to A Golfer – 07777 777777’.  For an extra £8 you can put a message on both sides.

TaylorMade TP5 golf balls are one of the best gifts for golfers.

TaylorMade TP5/TP5x golf balls

RRP £49.99 (per dozen balls) | VIEW OFFER

TaylorMade’s five-layer approach to its elite-level tour balls gives more knobs and dials to tweak to tailor each ball to its target player. More tour players have switched back to the slightly firmer and faster TP5x for 2021, as there’s such a premium on speed and distance at the moment (full review, here).

When TaylorMade launched the TP5 in 2017, they spoke about choosing on the feel you prefer, rather than just looking at the comparison numbers between the two balls – it’s solid advice that’s still relevant today. The slightly softer TP5 has a little extra wedge and greenside spin (not full wedge shot spin), while the TP5x flies higher and is slightly longer with the driver and irons.

The yellow balls do show up better during the winter months so extra points gained for considering that important detail when buying a gift for a golfer.

Srixon's Z-Star is one of the best golf balls on Amazon.

Srixon Z-Star XV golf balls

RRP £39.99 (per dozen balls) | VIEW OFFER

This ball performed well in Today’s Golfer’s own testing (full review, here) and if you can get a dozen of these for around £30, that represents a great purchase.

If you’re swinging the driver at 90mph+ (93mph is the club golfer average), you should be looking at the Srixon Z-Star golf ball. And as you approach 105mph+, the firmer Z-Star XV (the Z-Star is 90 compression where the Z-Star XV is 102) becomes the better option.

Hideki Matsuyama won the Masters this year with an XV and it’s the ball of choice of 2019 Open champion and Ryder cup star Shane Lowry. Good facts to know when you hand these over as a gift to your golf-know-it-all recipient.

Srixon AD333 golf balls are one of the best gifts for golfers.

Srixon AD333 golf balls

RRP £26.99 (per dozen balls) | VIEW OFFER

For non-players, buying golf balls can seem like a pretty daunting prospect and it could be so easy to fall into the trap of being that well-meaning auntie or uncle who buys their precocious niece/nephew 50 lake balls because £8 seemed like a bit of a bargain. If in doubt you can’t go far wrong with a pack of AD333s, which has been held up as an excellent all-round value proposition for club golfers since hitting the market in 2006.

This year Srixon launched the ball’s 10th generation (full review, here) and it uses a lot of the tech you’ll find in the brand’s premium Z-Star balls and gives more distance and forgiveness than previous versions thanks to a slight reduction in compression and reformulated FastLayer Core.

Callaway Chrome Soft X golf balls are among the best Black Friday golf deals.

Callaway Chrome Soft X Golf Balls


Is the Callaway Chrome Soft X a good ball? Well, as you’ll know if you’ve read any of our ‘best’ guides this year, it was our golf ball of choice for all of our testing, so it certainly won’t be a bad choice of golf gift.

At £39.99 it’s a great value premium golf ball, played by some of the world’s best players (Jon RahmXander SchauffelePhil Mickelson). The four-layer X is optimised for swing speeds over 105mph and is Callaway’s most workable ball. If that’s not for you then the standard Chrome Soft, which works best for players at 100mph and below, is available for the same price.

Best Golf Gifts: Rangefinders, GPS devices and GPS watches

‘Distance to the hole?’ It’s the most asked question in the sport and now golfers can get exact answers within a tiny margin of error range. There are three types of device available and whether it’s the laser-based rangefinder or the slightly-less-accurate-but-much-more informative GPS option, there are plenty of excellent choices across a wide-price range.

If you want a multi-purpose golf present then a GPS watch is ideal, as it can help with your loved one’s game but be worn as a normal watch every day.

You can find more information (including a full buying guide and pros and cons of each) and deals in our guides to the best rangefinders and best golf GPS watches.

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The Tag Heuer Connected Golf Edition watch is one of the best gifts for golfers.

TAG Heuer Connected Golf Edition


Ok, it’s big money, we know that. But for those with a passion for watches and golf, TAG Heuer’s stunning special edition GPS golf watch is a piece of kit to get the blood pumping. It’ll be the present they never forget receiving.

This is a highly effective on-course operator as well as a classic-looking TAG watch away from the course. You get 40,000 courses in stunning detail plus accelerometer and gyroscope functions.

It uses grade two titanium in the casing and has a special ceramic golf bezel. Also includes a pedometer, heart rate monitor and a ‘Golf Edition Box’ containing three TAG Heuer golf balls, 4 TAG Heuer tees, divot tools, divot tool and spare strap for your watch.

The Garmin Approach Z82 is one of the best gifts for golfers.

Garmin Approach Z82 Laser/GPS Rangefinder

RRP £549.99 | VIEW OFFER

The Garmin Approach Z82 features a fantastic range of features to justify the top-end price. The viewfinder displays a 2D, full colour course map, with yardages to the front, middle and back of the green, making the Garmin Approach Z80 like a rangefinder and GPS all in one.

It can even give you a yardage suggestion for your tee shots, which is a neat feature. It is also a great option for anyone who can’t decide between a golf rangefinder and a GPS, as it gives you the best of both worlds. No keen golfer wouldn’t want one of these as a gift.

The Garmin Approach S62 watch is one of the best gifts for golfers.

Garmin Approach S62 watch

RRP £479.99 | VIEW OFFER

The Garmin Approach S62 won’t be the golf watch for everyone, purely due to the price. But it is undeniably the best GPS golf watch money can buy and would be an amazing gift for any golfer. In fact it’s almost quicker to list the things it can’t do.

For starters, it is probably the most stylish golf watch available. It looks good enough to wear all the time, not just on the golf course. And you can do that, as the Garmin Approach S62 battery life will last up to a fortnight when you’re just using it as a normal watch. In golf mode, the Garmin S62 battery life is up to a staggering 20 hours, which is a lot longer any other comparable device.

If you’ve carved a shot way off into the woods and don’t even know where the green is anymore, or if you’re just playing a blind approach shot, the Garmin S62’s ‘PinPointer’ will act like a compass to point you directly towards the hole. The ‘Hazard View’ lets you quickly scroll through each hazard and get a yardage to the front and back, helping you decide whether to lay up or take on the carry distance.

It also collects stats. Pair it with the Garmin Golf app to get strokes gained information and lots more.  It can use this information to act as a caddie on your wrist, factoring in wind speed and direction to suggest a club based on the distance you typically hit with each of the clubs in your bag. Even if you prefer to pick clubs for yourself, the Approach S62 makes that easier, offering adjusted distances to allow for uphill and downhill shots, and for wind speed and direction.

There’s no doubt in our minds that this is one of the very best golf gifts out there.

The SkyCaddie SX550 GPS is one of the best golf gifts.

SkyCaddie SX550 GPS 

RRP £379.90 | VIEW OFFER

With the GPS leading lights going big on watches it is easy to forget the benefits of a hand-held device and this offering from SkyCaddie is definitely worth considering as a gift for golfers who like to play as many different courses as possible.

Critically SkyCaddie have a team of course walkers which means each of the 35,000 courses have been mapped by one of their own employees. Obviously with a hand-held device rather than a watch you get a much bigger screen to study as this 5.5” version is seriously impressive and the level of detail on each hole is fantastic.

The Shot Scope V3 is one of the best Black Friday golf deals.

Shot Scope V3 Smart GPS Golf Watch

RRP £119.99 | VIEW DEAL

If you’re a regular Today’s Golfer reader then you’ll know we’re huge fans of Shot Scope’s products and it’s amazing data captured forms the basis of a lot of our golf tips and instruction pieces.

The V3 is genuinely one of the best golf products you can treat someone to this, especially as it has £50 off!

It comes preloaded with more than 36,000 courses from across the globe, provides GPS distances to every green and hazard via its full colour screen, and gives automatic shot tracking for 100s of game improving statistics (including shots gained) compiled from the 16 included ‘tracking tags’.

One of the lightest golf watches on the market, it comes in four colours (black, grey, blue, red) and there are no additional costs or subscriptions.

The Shot Scope Pro L1 is one of the best golf gifts.

Shot Scope Pro L1 rangefinder


This is renowned golf GPS and shot-tracking brand Shot Scope’s first laser rangefinder, with the brand calling it “the most advanced product of its kind”.

Priced very reasonably, the Pro L1 is packed with technology including Target-Lock Vibration and a Precision Clear Lens. The vibration leaves players in no doubt that they’ve locked onto the flag and can trust the displayed yardage, while the lens lets you seamlessly switch between the laser’s black and red dual optics to ensure you can pick out your target in any light.

The sleek and sturdy Pro L1 also has Adaptive Slope technology which displays the angle of slope adjustment and a recalculated distance, accurate to just 3.6 inches. The feature can be easily switched off to ensure the laser conforms to the rules of golf in competitions, while measurements can be changed from yards to metres if preferred.

The Garmin Approach S10 GPS watch is one of the best golf gifts.

Garmin Approach S10 Lightweight GPS watch

RRP £139.99 | VIEW OFFER

Garmin’s GPS watches have become very popular in the golfing community and this hugely effective model is available for just over £100 now, representing fantastic value.

It looks great, comes preloaded with more than 41,000 courses and provides yardages to the front, back and middle of the green. For the majority of players, not interested in all the bells and whistles, this does all the distance-measuring required in one neat little package.

It’s also dead easy to use and a guaranteed gift hit this Christmas.

Best Golf Gifts: Clothes and Apparel

While equipment brings certain logistical problems, clothes are a different matter altogether. All you need are the right sizes and the sky’s the limit. No golfer has ever complained about having too many jumpers, polos or trousers, so they’re all a great Christmas golf present option.

If you can’t find something to your taste below, make sure you check out our guides to the best golf polo shirts, mid layers, thermal jackets, waterproof jackets, trousers, waterproof trousersbase layers and socks.

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Stromberg Junior Jacket

Stromberg Patron Junior Jacket


This midlayer jacket for junior golfers features quilted body panels and is designed with performance fabric for freedom of movement out on the course. With a durable water repellent finish to fend off rainwater during showers, this jacket also has an elasticated hem and cuffs to ensure warmth and dryness while playing.

Secure hand pockets, a full zip opening, and silicon print branding complete this garment. It is available in two colours in four sizes (13-14 years, 11-12 years, 9-10 years and 7-8 years).

The Galvin Green Ace waterproof jacket is one of the best golf gifts.

Galvin Green Ace Waterproof Jacket


If your loved one has been very, very good this year and you really want to treat them, then this should be near the top of your list of possible gifts.

Galvin Green built its business on mesh-lined waterproof jackets as they were so much better than anything that had come before. In terms of weight gain, a medium Ace is 179g heavier (453g vs 274g) than the same sized Pac-Lite alternative (both with full zips).

The Ace is an excellent multi-purpose outdoor jacket that will keep you dry just as happily on a winter’s walk as it will for 18 holes in soaking conditions.

The FootJoy Hydro Tour trousers are one of the best golf gifts.

FootJoy Hydro Tour Waterproof Trousers


FootJoy have pulled out all of the stops with their new Hydro Tour Waterproof Trousers, employing DWR Finish technology to ensure maximum protection. What’s even better is that comfort has been hugely prioritised – evidenced by the helpful combination of reach through pockets and an elastic gripper waistband.

Again, great to wear on and off the course when the weather is terrible or the under-foot conditions require more than your average pair of trousers. Another fantastic present because you just can’t have enough good waterproofs.

The Hugo Boss Soody Batch Hoody is one of the best Black Friday golf deals.

Hugo Boss Soody Batch Hoody


Golf hoodies have garnered plenty of attention over the last year or so and this one from Hugo Boss is a cracker. Available in black, grey and blue, it is made using super soft stretch cotton for a really comfortable feel.

A brilliant option for on or off the golf course and ideal for layering to stay warm during the winter.

The Ping Norse S3 jacket is one of the best golf gifts.

Ping Norse S3 Primaloft Windproof Jacket


We know how cold it can get playing golf in December and into the new year and what every golfer is looking for is maximum protection, with minimum impact on restricting freedom of movement. That is why Ping’s thermal golf jacket offering is so appealing.

Ping have really got their house in order when it comes to clothing options and this is another top-drawer option. PrimaLoft fibres do the hard work in terms of keeping you warm yet it doesn’t feel overtly bulky so golfers can wear plenty of layers underneath and still feel able to swing the club properly.

The Ping SensorDry Pro waterproof jacket is one of the best golf gifts.

Ping SensorDry Pro Waterproof Golf Jacket


The SensorDry Pro is the sort of waterproof jacket lots of club golfers actually need and no big surprise is was named best waterproof by Today’s Golfer.

It has a very realistic price, so you won’t be too gutted if it doesn’t see too much action on the golf course. A brushed lining gives a good degree of comfort, so you won’t get a cold or wet sensation, and the lining also delivers extra warmth, which is particularly useful if you’re happy wearing a waterproof jacket as part of your layered approach to keeping warm on cold winter days.

These slim-fit Hugo Boss golf trousers are among the best golf gifts.

Slim-fit Hugo Boss trousers in water-repellent technical twill


The world-famous clothier has a fantastic-looking golf range and these slim-fit trousers are just the ticket for the style-conscious golfer.

As well as being water repellent they have a partly elasticated waste band. Will particularly look good on those tall, elegant players who leave us all slightly green with envy.

The J Lindeberg Kian Tour jumper is among the best golf gifts.

J Lindeberg Kian Tour Merino Sweater


I appreciate beauty is in the eye of the beholder but you just don’t get better-looking golf apparel than this for my money. The Swedish clothing specialist has long been admired for its stylish offerings and the Merino feels amazing.

I have always preferred the quarter zip to the half variable, however with garments made like this (it’s 100% wool), there is always a big but.

In terms of long-term care they are high maintenance but if you have the time and the inclination they are worth the investment.

The Galvin Green Drake Insula Mid-Layer is one of the best golf gifts.

Galvin Green Drake Insula Half-Zip Mid Layer


When golfers need just a bit of extra protection, this is the perfect second of two layers and ideal for those who want their clothes as thin as possible.

It’s almost like wearing two base layers and is tailored beautifully so in cool rather than cold weather, it is the ideal piece of golf apparel.

You will need extra help if you are playing in very low temperatures but every keen winter golfer should have one of these. Golfers worried about clothing restricting their movement will love this.

The Benross Hydro Pro X Waterproof Jacket is one of the best Black Friday golf deals.

Benross Hydro Pro X Waterproof Jacket


If you want to buy a waterproof jacket as a gift but don’t want to break the bank then this is a great option for you, especially as it’s currently selling for less than £60.

The Pro X jacket uses 10,000mm lightweight and breathable waterproof fabric, with four-way stretch to ensure it doesn’t impact your swing and movement.

The synthetic down filled, fleece-lined collar helps to keep the cold and wind out, while the high-quality YKK full-zip ensures it’s easy to get on quickly when the weather changes.

The ZeroFit HeatRub Ultimate Base Layer is one of the best golf gifts.

ZeroFit HeatRub Ultimate Base Layer


If the golfer in your life is always complaining about being ‘freezing’ after a round of golf then this Japanese invention could be the answer to their dreams.

The garment’s name spells out exactly how the product works. The Heatrub uses friction with the skin to create warmth, a really clever development.

The way the layer interacts with your skin takes a little getting used to, so it may be worth wearing it before your first round, but from our experience the Heatrub is the warmest baselayer we’ve ever worn.

The adidas Ultimate 365 Heathered polo shirt is one of the best golf gifts.

adidas Ultimate 365 Heathered polo shirt


This looks and feels quintessentially adidas and is available at a great price at Gamola Golf. It’s light, breathable and very stretchy and most keen golfers like to have plenty of golf shirts so again another gift that is a pretty safe bet. It can be worn all-year round and definitely a piece of clothing that you could wear off the course as well as on it.

The Under Armour Playoff 2.0 Front Nine polo is one of the best Black Friday golf deals.

Under Armour Playoff 2.0 Front Nine Heather Polo Shirt


We love this polo from Under Armour and the fact it’s currently less than £35 makes it a brilliant gift for a golfer.

It’s tough to choose our favourite from the two colours, but we really like the performance fit and lightweight feel.

Packed with tech to help keep you dry and comfortable on the course, the four-way stretch material ensures you can swing easily and there’s even UPF 30+ protection to keep you safe in the sun and anti-odour tech to keep your shirt smelling fresh.

The Yuedge golf socks are one of the best golf gifts.

Yuedge Men’s Cushion Thermal Golf Socks (Five pairs)


Socks as a present… it’s as British as politeness, mushy peas and Penelope Keith. Available in two sets of sizes (6-9; 9-11), these heavy-duty socks (you have to be good with a title that long) are ideal for winter golf. Gloriously thick, you get extra support on the heel and a moisture control feature.

The Ping Sensorcool socks are one of the best golf gifts.

Ping Sensorcool Crew Socks (Two pairs)


Available in black and grey, I make no apologies for listing more socks. There is a reason socks are such a favourite present because most of us need new socks after a hard season. Ping’s offering is shaped for left and right feet and the mesh on the top allows for ventilation. Busy yet stylish, comfy yet substantial… they are a great addition to any golfer’s wardrobe.

The Under Armour HeatGear Crew socks are one of the best golf gifts.

Under Armour Men’s UA HeatGear Crew Socks (Three pairs)


Yes I know… more socks! It’s just that one of the biggest mistakes people make buying socks as a present is they try too hard. If you are buying for a golfer they want practicality by the ounce and this is what you get from this set of black Under Armour socks (three pairs).

They are an excellent choice in winter and summer and feel fantastic. No need for silly colours, patterns or choice words on the sole.

Best Golf Gifts: Shoes

After a long, hard season most golfers could do with new shoes, especially the waterproof variety. And there are some great present bargains to be had.

If you want a bigger choice of shoes to consider, check out our guides to the best waterproof golf shoes, spikeless shoes and spiked shoes.

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The Ecco Biom Hybrid H4 shoes are among the best golf gifts.

Ecco Biom Hybrid H4 GoreTex Golf Shoes


Built for comfort and helping golfers remain stable as they swing a golf club, Ecco have once again come up trumps with the H4. It is hard to believe you are wearing spikeless shoes.

All of their market-leading technology is employed to give you the required support and ease of movement – that includes Gore-Tex so you get breathability as well as it being 100% waterproof – while remaining quintessentially durable.

It is one of Today’s Golfer Editor’s Choice Awards winners and our judges debated whether this was the best golf shoe ever.

The adidas ZG21 Motion shoes are among the best golf gifts.

adidas ZG21 Motion Golf Shoes


While adidas have long been known for producing footwear that ticks most of the boxes, some golfers have taken issue with the weight of their spiked shoes. adidas’ response is the ZG21 and ZG21 Motion, a hybrid concept which utilises the considerable advancements in spike technology.

It suits all terrains and weathers while remaining classically adidas in look. Considering the jobs it performs, it is remarkably light and, thanks to the brand’s renowned Boost sole cushioning, it is exceptionally comfortable.

One of the Today’s Golfer Editor’s Choice Awards winners and worn by two-time Major champion Collin Morikawa.

The Payntr X 001 F shoes are among the best golf gifts.

Payntr X 001 F Golf Shoes

RRP £119.99 | VIEW OFFER

Payntr give you plenty of bang for your buck with their feature-laden, innovative footwear.

Critically its ‘Neverwet’ skin has allowed the Yorkshire-based company to produce a product with its own style while remaining wholly practical. Certainly, its sole is as grippy as you get without utilising spikes. And when playing in wet weather the use of Ortholite X40 sock liner gives you the added assurance that, despite appearances, this really is an excellent waterproof shoe.

TG digital editor Rob Jerram’s favourite shoe of 2021 (see his full review, here) and one of the Today’s Golfer Editor’s Choice Awards winners.

The Skechers Go Golf Arch Fit shoes are among the best golf gifts.

Skechers Go Golf Arch Fit Line Up Golf Shoes

RRP £119.99 | VIEW OFFER

These spikeless shoes are ones to be saved for the warm, dry fairways but it’s always good to plan for the season ahead.

First and foremost this Skechers offering represents great value for money. The chunky Arch Fit soles are designed with podiatrist-certified arch support, which makes them a great fit for anyone, but particularly golfers who suffer with their feet.

They are designed with a water-repellent upper and a Goodyear Performance Outsole for traction, stability and durability. Available in black and white or grey, they are supremely comfortable and ready for a full 18 straight out of the box.

Best Golf Gifts: Gloves, Hats and Mitts

If you’re not looking at three-figure Christmas presents for the golfer in your life then this category is great place to start looking. Lots of options, low risk of duplication and always gratefully received… exactly what you want in a gift.

You can find even more gift options in our guides to the best winter golf mitts, winter golf gloves, golf rain gloves and golf beanie hats.

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Benross Bobble Hats

Benross Pom Bobble Junior Hat


This knitted golf hat is the perfect late-season accessory to keep juniors out on the golf course for longer periods in the cold.

Available in two colourways – black, white and red / black, white and blue – this hat features a knitted bobble, turned cuff and stylish brand embroidery making it an essential for winter golf.

The Galvin Green Lewis Interface-1 Thermal are among the best golf gifts.

Galvin Green Lewis Interface-1 Thermal golf glove

RRP £39.95 (pair) | VIEW OFFER

The Galvin Green gloves featuring Interface-1 technology are completely windproof to keep your hands warm.

Cabretta leather palms and super tacky finger tips provide excellent grip during colder months, while excellent breathability ensures the hands remain warm without getting damp or sweaty.

Very durable, easy to wash and maintain and, as you’d expect, a high-quality gift that justifies the price.

The TaylorMade Winter Mittens are among the best golf gifts.

TaylorMade Winter Golf Mittens


These TaylorMade Golf Mitts stand out in the style department and are water resistant. The thinsulate lining in tandem with their adjustable wrist cuff closure suggest that attention has also been paid to the finer details involved in constructing a properly high-functioning winter mitt. One size fits all.

The MacWet Waterproof Glove is a great gift for a golfer.

MacWet Waterproof golf glove


Another bit of kit golfers can never have enough of so a very safe bet as a present and MacWet’s range are a fantastic option in winter. Not only are they fully waterproof and breathable, they grip more the wetter they get.

They’re also incredibly durable. We’ve used ours across two seasons and, because they’re machine washable, they still look fantastic. In use, MacWet gloves dry naturally within five-10 minutes, keeping performance consistent without the need to change gloves.

The reversible Nike Golf Beanie is a great gift for a golfer.

Nike Golf Beanie


One of the few reversible beanies out there, this a really sleek offering from Nike, meshing style and comfort with typical aplomb. Machine washable, this is a beanie that we think is as durable as it is cosy, hopefully lasting you for many winters to come.

It’s available in two colours – black and dark smoke grey – and will get plenty of use in January, February, March and probably April too.

The twin pack of Cobra Golf Flex gloves is a great gift for a golfer.

Cobra Golf Flex Cell Glove Twin Pack


Along with balls and tees, a good glove is one of the things that every golfer will thank you for, making it the perfect gift.

And at the time of writing these two excellent gloves (available in left or right-handed) were just £10 – a saving of £14!

The Flex Cell is made from synthetic leather with sheep leather pads on the palm and thumb for added durability. Breathable, a nice fit and from a trusted brand.

The Glenmuir g.MALABAR bobble hat is a great gift for a golfer.

Glenmuir g.MALABAR bobble hat


A timeless classic from the legendary Scottish company, this super stylish bobble hat is just the ticket for golfers who will play through winter and early spring, even if the cold weather proves too much for most.

It’s available in three colours – Black, Grey and Navy – and is made up of 50% Merino Wool and 50% acrylic. It has a water-resistant finish and a Thinsulate thermal fleece lining. A great help when you are trying to stay warm and dry.

The Benross Hydro Pro X Waterproof Golf Mitts are a great gift for golfers.

Benross Hydro Pro X Waterproof Mitts


I appreciate this is not the sexiest of presents but boy do these make a big difference when playing winter golf.

The fleece lining is just what your poor hands need hacking your way around muddy golf courses in January, February and March and also enormously helpful in the wet. Every golfer should have a set of these in their bag.

The FootJoy Heritage Mesh Back Cap is a great gift for a golfer.

FootJoy Heritage Mesh Back Cap


A great cap for on or off the golf course, this trucker-style golf hat has an iconic FJ logo.

It has been made from lightweight material for comfort and performance, with breathable mesh material for enhanced ventilation. The rear snapback closure system allows quick and easy adjustment to suit most head sizes.

Best Golf Gifts: Accessories

It’s a sport with so many accessories, which exponentially increases your Christmas present options. If you want to stay clear of the big-ticket equipment buys, then this could be the place for you.

If you want event more options then read our guides to the best golf accessoriesbest golf umbrellas and best golf tees. And don’t forget to follow our Best Black Friday Golf Deals page, where we’ve already found loads of offers on golf accessories.

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The Blast Golf swing and stroke analyser is a great gift for a golfer.

Blast Golf Complete Swing & Stroke Analyser Mobile App

RRP £149.99 | VIEW OFFER

A very handy little bit of kit, especially for the better golf who really understands their game and swing. Provides information about the speed of your swing, what’s happening to the face of your club and also offers solutions via the app and works in conjunction with your smartphone or tablet.

Works with every club, including the putter, which is arguably its best feature. A gift that perhaps requires a bit of reconnaissance work ahead of laying out nearly £150.

The Titleist Tour umbrella is a great gift for a golfer.

Titleist Tour Double Canopy Umbrella


It sounds like a lot of money for an umbrella but the Titleist Tour Double Canopy is a great option for golfers out there looking for guaranteed protection come rain or shine. Included within the £70 price-tag is a premium anti-inversion system, proprietary Titleist handle as well as a huge 68 inches of coverage. We especially like the UV protection, meaning it can be used as a sun shield during the summer, which makes it one of the most versatile umbrellas on the market.

The Ping Tour umbrella is a great gift for a golfer.

Ping Tour Double Canopy 68″ Umbrella


Look the part even on the rainiest of days with this rain-stripe patterned Ping Tour Double Canopy 68″ Umbrella. It blends a suave, classical design with robust functionality – offering both a foam padded handle for comfort as well as an enormous 68″ dual canopy to keep the rain off even in the toughest conditions.

The PowaKaddy umbrella is one of the best golf gifts.

PowaKaddy Automatic Clearview Umbrella 2021


Every hardy golfer needs a robust and easy-to-use umbrella and Powakaddy’s offering is that and more. The push-button system ensures you can keep the wet weather at bay in a hurry and the double canopy design is very helpful when its windy.

However, those clever people at Powakaddy have really excelled themselves by making two of the panels transparent so you can see where you are going, especially helpful when walking under trees.

The Callaway tee bag and accessories is a great gift for a golfer.

Callaway VIP Gift Set


Every golfer needs a valuables pouch for their bag and this Callaway option makes a brilliant gift.

It has a premium look with drawstring closure and is embroidered with the brand’s famous logo. Inside you’ll find a brilliant 4-in-1 divot tool, a dual mark poker chip for use on the greens and 20 performance golf tees. A useful and classy present for any golfer.

The FootJoy shoe bag is a great gift for a golfer.

FootJoy Nylon Golf Shoe Bag


FootJoy are one of the biggest shoe brands in golf and set the bar for footwear. This brilliant zip shoe bag will help your gift recipient transport their shoes easily too and from the changing room, save them from dropping dirt all over the boot of the car and help keep their shoes neat and tidy in the house or garage. Plus it looks very classy!

The Puma golf belts are a great gift for a golfer.

Puma Web Belts (Six pack)


Every golfer should wear a belt and I guarantee most don’t have enough options which is why this neat little package from Puma will service the needs of most players. You get three reversible webbing straps in navy, grey and black and of course the iconic Puma buckle. Dead easy to wrap too and won’t require much wrapping paper.

The Titleist Ultimate Tour Towel is a great gift for a golfer.

Titleist Ultimate Tour Inspired Golf Towel


Not much gift razzamatazz I grant you and certainly not as impressive as a week in The Algarve but this gets top marks for practicality. The towel is probably the most overlooked golfing accessory. Find me a good golfer who doesn’t possess a towel and I’ll change my name. Titleist’s maximum absorption terry material is just the ticket during a downpour.

The PGA Tour golf organiser is a great gift for a golfer.

PGA Tour Real Leather Golf Organiser with Scorecard, Holder and Accessories


One of those golfing accessories that will leave you wondering why it took you so long to get one. Sits neatly in any pocket and means no more crumpled up scorecards and fumbling around for tees, pitchmark repairer, ball markers and pencil. You can also clip it to your bag if you like your pockets free of stuff and represents a good bet for the golfer who has everything… or thinks they do! A pretty risk-free gift.

Silentcare Golf Accessories Kit


A great little bit of kit for the disorganised golfer containing everything necessary to keeps clubs clean during and after a round.

As someone who believes any golfer who plays my course needs to prove they can repair a pitchmark properly before stepping on to the first tee, every golfer in the country should have at least one stainless steel multi-functional tool.

The towel and golf brush include handy clips.

The Callaway Alignment Stix are among the best golf training aids.

Callaway Alignment Stix (Yellow)


Most golfers call them rods and for years many of us just used another club when making sure our alignment was on the money.

However the alignment rod has become one of the most popular training aids in the world and is a great gift idea. In this set you get six 48” yellow rods from Callaway so when golfers are on the practice ground they can guarantee their aim is accurate and that is really helpful for practising properly.

Golf tees, especially sustainable ones, are a great gift for golfers.

Green Swing Bamboo Golf Tees


Okay they’re just golf tees and we’re not saying buy this for your beloved as a main present, but anything that helps from an environmental perspective is worth promoting.

You get 30 x 70mm tees made from fast-growing bamboo, which is one of our strongest weapons in the fight against rising CO2 levels.

Best Golf Gifts: Golf Bags /Travel Bags

It will take some wrapping but there is just something about getting a new golf bag, especially when it’s a gift. Maybe it’s because they get ‘spoiled’ so easily during a round of golf that new ones look so amazing.

If you want to consider all your options before spending a lot of money you should check out our features on the Best Waterproof Golf Bags, Best Golf Stand Bags and Best Golf Cart Bags.

And don’t forget to follow our Best Golf Deals for loads more present options.

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The Titleist Ryder Cup bag is one of the best gifts for a golfer.

Titleist Ryder Cup Team Europe Players 4 Plus StaDry Stand Bag


How to get noticed on the course! And this Titleist bag definitely has the wow factor as a present.

Fully branded with all the Ryder Cup/Team Europe logos, it is fully waterproof and nice and lightweight for those who like to carry their clubs. This bag will also last a lifetime and the double strap definitely helps in terms of comfort.

TaylorMade's Deluxe Cart Bag is a great golf gift.

TaylorMade 2021 Deluxe Golf Cart Golf Bag

RRP £239.00 | VIEW OFFER

The Deluxe cart bag has been a staple part of the TaylorMade’s recent bag range. It has a premium finish thanks to its durable polytube construction with anti-wear patch and comes in five new colours for 2021.

It has a 14-way top with three full-length dividers, integrated extra-large putter well and full-length hidden umbrella sheath. Eight strategically placed pockets include a waterproof fur-lined valuables pocket, cooler pocket, ball pocket, scorecard holder, two large garment pockets and a rangefinder pocket. And all of the pockets face forward for easy access.

The Motocaddy HydroFLEX golf bag is one of the best golf gifts.

Motocaddy HydroFLEX Waterpoof Golf Bag

RRP £219.99 | VIEW OFFER

Motocaddy is one the biggest and most trusted suppliers of bags in the UK and this is an absolute gem. If your loved one wants a new bag then the HydroFLEX is a versatile, waterproof, lightweight (2.4kg) carry bag, offering ultimate flexibility and a brand-new stylish look.

Featuring a unique, innovative integrated stand system to fit perfectly onto any Motocaddy trolley, standout features include a quick release strap and adjustable rear stand lock, five full-length dividers and five spacious pockets with easy-open Japanese YKK zips for all your golfing equipment.

The Titleist Players Travel Bag is a great golf gift.

Titleist Players Travel Cover bag


As we emerge from the era of Covid lockdown and hopefully back into a world where golf travel quickly gets back on its feet, having a state-of-the-art golf clubs travel bag is very important. Titleist have built this model to last and if you know a loved one who goes on plenty of golf holidays, this will be much appreciated.

Best Golf Gifts: Golf Trolleys

Golf trolleys have come a long way in a short space of time and there are some fantastic electric and push options out there across a very wide price range. All the ones we have listed are built to last a lifetime and we guarantee they’ll make a dream present for the golfer in your life.

For the full lowdown on all your options (and loads of great deals) visit our Best Golf Push Trolleys and Best Electric Golf Trolleys pages.

And don’t forget to follow our Golf Deals page for some brilliant offers.

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The Motocaddy M5 GPS electric trolley is one of the best golf gifts.

Motocaddy M5 GPS Extended Range Lithium Electric Trolley

RRP £949.55 | VIEW OFFER

It is clear to see why Motocaddy are one of the market leaders when it comes to electric trolleys. The M5 GPS is lightweight, easy to use, adjusts well to any height and boasts a fantastic built-in gps feature which comes pre-loaded with 40,000 courses. It folds down neatly and you don’t have to take the battery out to charge it.

It also comes with built-in wifi, a two-year warranty while the battery has a five-year warranty. If you’re in the market for a Motocaddy trolley but aren’t sure if this is the one for you, have a read of our ‘Which Motocaddy trolley is best for me?‘ page.

The PowaKaddy FX3 electric golf trolley is a great gift for a golfer.

PowaKaddy FX3 Electric Golf Trolley


Designed as your starting point in electric golf trolleys, the new PowaKaddy FX3 provides simplicity without compromising on unbeatable performance and reliability. This entry-level model features a 2.3” full-colour widescreen display, as well as an anti-tamper dial control and a height adjustable soft handle.

It has an RRP of £549.99 for the standard lithium battery model, £599.99 for the standard lithium model with Electric Breaking System, £599.99 for the extended XL lithium battery model and £649.99 for the Electric Breaking System with extended XL lithium battery model.

The Big Max Blade IP push trolley is one of the best golf gifts.

Big Max Blade Blade IP Push Trolley

RRP £299.99 | VIEW OFFER

While the price tag may seem a little steep at first glance, this is a seriously impressive bit of kit that folds down to the height of a cup of coffee and comes with a market-leading five-year warranty.

Thanks to some very clever German engineering, the Blade folds flat so it can slide into a car boot with a bag full of golf clubs on top, making it the ultimate solution if storage is tight. The IP is height adjustable, fits any bag, has a double brake system and has storage for balls, a drink, tees, accessories and two scorecards.

The Motocaddy Z1 push trolley is a great golf gift.

Motocaddy Z1 Push Trolley 2021

RRP £144.99 | VIEW OFFER

A Motocaddy trolley for less than £150… wow. And it’s an impressive piece of kit, too. The Z1 is Motocaddy’s entry-level model and a perfect choice for budget-conscious golfers.

You can get it for £120 and for that you’re not going to get the most compact trolley in the world, but it weighs in at just 6kg. You get plenty of storage for your money with drink, scorecard, ball and tee holders, plus a covered accessory compartment for your glove and valuables.

The Motocaddy Z1 push trolley comes in graphite-blue and graphite-red and has a two-year warranty.

Best Golf Gifts: Golf Nets and Putting Mats

Now is a great time to consider something in this sector with golf courses likely to be closed for big swathes of the winter. Help the golfer in your life get a head start on is club competition with one of these excellent training aids as a present (but ensure they don’t open it until after dinner, otherwise they won’t be helping!)

For a comprehensive list of putting mat options visit our Best Putting Mats and Best Golf Practice Nets pages.

And check out our Golf Deals page, where we’ve found loads of great offers.

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Rife Putting Cup

Rife Electric Putting Cup


Designed to improve your putting game, this battery-operated, cordless putting cup has an automatic ball return with a minimum kickback distance of 10 feet. Ideal for travelling, at home or at the office.

It really is the quintessential putting practice aid.

The PuttOut Academy Studio is an ideal golf gift.

PuttOut Academy Putting Studio

RRP £159.99 | VIEW OFFER

There’s no excuse for those missed three-footers with one of these. This package includes PuttOut’s original six-foot Pro Practice Putting Mat, which rolls flat immediately out of the carry bag and runs at around 10 on the stimp to mimic medium-fast greens. It includes alignment markings and targets along with suggested drills.

You also get the brilliant PuttOut Pressure Trainer, a scientifically shaped target which rejects bad putts and returns good ones. Increase the difficulty by opening a small hole in the trainer and aiming for the ‘perfect putt’. The icing on the cake is the Putting Mirror and Alignment gate to help you perfect your stroke and start line. Both the trainer and mirror can also be used on real greens.

The Panthem Large Portable Golf Net is a brilliant golf gift.

Panthem Large Portable Golf Net


It does feel like you are hitting into a football goal but this golf practice net will appeal to those with space issues. It is only 3ft3in deep and gets around the potential ‘rebound’ issues with a thick 7-ply knotless net.

It is also one of the easier nets to assemble and because of the large surface area you will feel comfortable hitting from a safe distance. Just don’t try your luck with wedge shots. It measures 11ft x 7.5ft x 3ft and the frame is made from a combination of steel rods (base) and fibreglass poles so you get the sturdiness in just the right place.

Pure2Improve 3.0 Putting Mat is a great gift for a golfer.

Pure2Improve 3.0 Putting Mat


The Pure2Improve 3.0 Putting Mat is visually divided into sections to help you practise putts of different lengths, while a target at the end lets you see which putts would have found the hole and which would have at least left a tap-in.

The mat is three meters long and of top quality construction.

The PuttOut Medium Putting Mat is a great gift for a golfer.

PuttOut Medium Putting Matt


Available in a choice of colours (green, blue and grey), the PuttOut Medium Putting Mat is one of the best-selling putting mats on the market, and with good reason. It’s fairly priced, good quality, durable and features all the alignment aids and visual guides you could want, without becoming overly fussy and distracting.

The mat can be combined with the PuttOut Pressure Putt Trainer (see below), Putting Mirror, Pro Putting Gates, or any combination of those to create a complete putting practice package.

The Callaway Launch Zone Golf Practice Mat is one of the best golf gifts.

Callaway Launch Zone Golf  Practice Mat + Tee Holder


This mat is designed to simulate the feel of a real fairway or tee box, allowing you to practice in your own garden without ruining the lawn.

Measuring 20 x 40 x 2.5 cm the Launch Zone comes complete with a tee holder so that you can use your own tees to your desired height. This highly resistant golf mat is constructed from a high quality astro turf with a ultra durable rubber backing.

The PuttOut Pressure Putt Trainer is a perfect gift for a golfer.

PuttOut Pressure Putt Trainer


The Pressure Putt Trainer can used on the practice green, with other mats or just on the carpet in your lounge and helps you master pace and line.

Designed to fold down to fit easily into your golf bag, it recreates the pressure you would feel during a competitive round of golf with a micro target that will only hold putts that are bang on line and perfectly paced. If you miss the micro target, the amount the ball rolls back towards you is the distance the ball would have travelled past the hole if it hadn’t been online. A very clever design from PuttOut and a bargain gift for the golfer in your life.

Available in white, orange and blue.

The PGA Tour chipping net is a great gift for the golfer in your life.

PGA Tour Pop Up Chipping Target Net


If space and/or money are at a premium, this is an excellent gift option. It’s a no-frills affair, with no individual targets to aim at, but you can quickly pop it up in the garden or hallway and start chipping into the net to your heart’s content.  The chipping net itself is 20″ in diameter and it couldn’t be easier to fold away for storage when not in use.

Best Golf Gifts: Books, Magazines, DVDs, Computer Games

After a year of playing, now is the time that keen golfers will spend a bit more time reading that book they’ve been meaning to start for ages, watching the film they’ve never seen, or competing furiously with fellow golf gamers. Whether you want to spend a few quid or a bit more, there’s a golf present for everyone.

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The Nintendo Switch with Mario Golf is a great gift for a golfer.

Nintendo Switch Console with Mario Golf: Super Rush

RRP £299.99 | VIEW OFFER

Golf doesn’t have to be super serious all the time and what’s not to like to about playing in the Mushroom Kingdom as a pair of Italian plumbers! This package gets you the brilliant Nintendo Switch console which can be played on the big screen, used as handheld console or as a mini-screen for multi-player fun on the go. It also includes the brilliant Mario Golf: Super Rush game.

The success of Mario has never been higher and for those under 10 (or the big kids in your family), this is fantastically enjoyable way of stirring their interest in golf, playing some crazy courses by swinging your controller like a club. You can compete against friends and family or play online. Who knows… the kids might want to have a go at the sport for real after a few hours playing this.

If you’ve already got a Switch then you can buy the game for £39.99, here.

A subscription to Today's Golfer is a great gift for a golfer.

Today’s Golfer Membership


Gift a Today’s Golfer membership, where that lucky golfer will get instant access to the latest issue, be able to read or listen to the magazine articles, access member-only rewards and much more.

Today's Golfer brings you exclusive interviews and must-read features

Today’s Golfer Subscription

RRP From £44.99 | VIEW OFFER

Of course you don’t need me to tell you Today’s Golfer is best place in the UK for all the latest and most relevant golf news, views and golf product information… so why not treat your beloved to a subscription? Whether you want the more traditional print version, the digital-only option, or a combination of the two, subscribers can take advantage of great offers. We’re the best-selling magazine for a good reason and you can save yourself a fair few quid by committing to us for a year.

Remarkable Golf Courses is a fantastic golf gift.

Remarkable Golf Courses book


If you have ever wondered what it is like to tee up on the slopes of an active volcano then this visually stunning offering from Iain T Spragg will take you on a remarkable journey around the world. Features amazing courses in Bolivia, the Arctic Circle and that course in Guatemala where molten lava is not a million miles from your feet. It also includes some more well-known tracks, including St Andrews, Carnoustie and Royal St Georges but the highlights are undoubtedly those courses that have tested the powers of even the most ambitious course designer.

Bubba Watson's new autobiography is a fantastic golf gift.

Bubba Watson autobiography – Up and Down: Victories and Struggles in the Course of Life


The two-time Masters champion’s autobiography is a fascinating read about one of golf’s great unconventional characters. In it he opens up about his chronic anxiety problems and also how his devotion to his faith has helped him overcome his own perceived shortcomings. Certain to be a tough read at times but promises to offer a great insight into what makes this mercurial talent tick.

The PGA Tour 2K21 game is a great golf gift.

PGA Tour 2K21 (PS4)


Who hasn’t dreamt of being a PGA Tour pro and unfortunately for most of us this is the closest we will get. Obviously it’s a lot easier on a computer but it’s still a lot of fun.

The format of the game sees you compete with Justin Thomas and 11 other top players. The courses you can play included TPC Sawgrass so you get to test yourself on that hole.

It has been listed as a Playstation 4 game but also available on the Xbox and Nintendo Switch. Lots of different modes, including career mode and online tournaments, and loads of fun for all the family at Christmas.

The Complete Golf Manual is a great golf gift.

The Complete Golf Manual

RRP £16.99 | VIEW DEAL

Steve Newell’s hardback book is a brilliant self-improvement book for any golfer who wants to get better, no matter your level. Across 352 pages, the former Golf World instruction editor shows readers exactly what it takes to achieve an effective – and repeatable – golf swing, working systematically through every type of shot, from tee shots, iron play, pitching, and chipping, to coping with bunkers and putting.

Each section includes a test to establish your level of ability and provides a series of progressive exercises designed to develop your technique. A section on the ten most common faults that can creep into your game shows you how to fix them quickly and efficiently.

Great to improve your own game or as a gift for a golfer.

Harvey Penick's Little Red Book makes a great stocking filler for a golfer.

Harvey Penick’s Little Red Book


Still the book every golfer should read. Penick started out as a caddy at the turn of the 20th century and went on to work with many of the game’s greatest players. Throughout his life he carried a red notebook and recorded simple but practical examples of good ideas he either heard or came up with himself. The result of more than 50 years of coaching is this collection of teachings that are still as fundamentally sound as they ever were. And even if you don’t like the ideas you should love this book as an exercise in appreciating the history of golf. Always a great gift.

Commander in Cheat will be a welcome addition to any golfer's gift list.

Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump by Rick Reilly


It is a pretty skinny offering from the famous Sports Illustrated writer but well worth the money. Trump’s shameless antics on the course are the stuff of legend and if you thought you have seen some terrible sportsmanship in your time, you haven’t seen nothing yet. Difficult to know which is the very worst (or best story) but hitting the ball into the water and then claiming the ball of a junior playing partner, who had hit a brilliant shot at a tough par three, takes some beating.

The Ryder Cup Official Ultimate Collection DVD 2002-2012 is a great gift for a golfer.

Ryder Cup Official Ultimate Collection DVD 2002-2012


Between 2002 and 2012 the Ryder Cup threw up great story after great story. Starting at the Belfry with Sam Torrance’s side recapturing the trophy after the disgrace of Brookline in 1999 and then finishing with the Miracle at Medinah, this would make a fabulous gift for any Ryder Cup fan. In between we had Bernhard Langer’s team-of-all-the talents destroying the USA in 2004 and two years later Ian Woosnam led an emotionally-charged victory at the K Club before it all went a bit wrong under Nick Faldo in 2008. However it was back in European hands after the drama of Celtic Manor. More than 12 hours of golf-watching bliss.

Every golfer would love Seve: The Definitive Story Of A Golfing Genius DVD as a gift.

Seve: The Definitive Story Of A Golfing Genius DVD


It is impossible to hear enough Seve-related stories and this DVD does a pretty good job of encapsulating just what made him arguably the most charismatic sportsman in living memory. It includes contributions from Tiger Woods, Nick Faldo, Tom Watson, Gary Player, Colin Montgomerie and many others. Genius is perhaps the most over-used word when it comes to describing the status of sports stars but the five-time Major winner was unquestionably that. Utterly inspiring viewing.

The Ultimate Golf Quiz Book is a great gift and will have all the family playing along.

The Ultimate Golf Quiz Book


For a golfing family this will provide hours of fun at Christmas. Who doesn’t love a quiz and this will certainly get those competitive juices flowing. Contains more than 400 questions across a range of golfing topics.

The Legend of Bagger Vance is one of the best golf films and makes a great gift.

The Legend of Bagger Vance DVD


Once you’ve got over how annoyingly good Will Smith’s swing is (you just know he mastered golf in his lunch hour while filming Men in Black), sit back and enjoy the best golf film ever made. Matt Damon stars as a one-time golf prodigy trying to rebuild his life and his swing after the Great War. However the guys playing Walter Hagen and Bobby Jones completely steal the show. Directed by Robert Redford, it manages to walk the fine line between disbelief and enchantment in masterly fashion.

Are you really a golfer if you haven't seen Tin Cup? It's a great gift idea.

Tin Cup DVD


You don’t get more 1990s than Kevin Costner and Rene Russo but put them together and you can’t go wrong. Any list of 100 Gifts for men has to include this film with washed-up golf pro Roy McAvoy (Costner) and long-time bitter rival David Simms (Don Johnson) going toe-to-toe, culminating at the US Open. The film is awash with cameos from real PGA Tour pros and it’s typical Hollywood fantasy but still a great watch.

Best Golf Gifts: Golf Gift Vouchers

Buying gifts for golfers can be tricky and a little daunting so a gift card as a present is never a bad idea, especially when a few family members are clubbing together in the knowledge their loved ones wants to get something pricey.

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An American Golf voucher is a welcome gift for any golfer.

American Golf Gift Card

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Ok it might be the classic cheat present but there is a special type of joy to be had just considering what you are going to spend all your vouchers on. American Golf has great new deals available virtually every day and vouchers give you a better chance of being in the right place at the right time.

Let the golfer in your life choose what they'd like with a Scottsdale gift card.

Scottsdale Golf gift voucher

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We couldn’t just offer you one gift voucher option and Scottsdale Golf is one of the biggest stockists in the country. Like its big rivals, SG has great new deals available virtually every day and plenty of choice across all the major brands.

A voucher is a brilliant gift for a golfer. golf break voucher


The short break specialist has a range of options for short UK-based holidays with options constantly being updated. A voucher here would be a fabulous idea for the golfer who likes to get away and there are budgets to suit all tastes.

A MacDonald Hotels voucher allows the golfer in your life to book a break of their choice... and they might even take you!

MacDonald Hotels Golf Break vouchers


The renowned hotel chain has long been a popular place for golf weekends and it offers deals at home and in Spain. With three popular courses in the north and one in Scotland (Peebles), McDonald is a great option for couples especially if one half isn’t a golfer. Lots to do off the course so everyone will be happy.

There are loads of great golf gifts available with Virgin Experiences.

Virgin Experience Days

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Virgin offer golf experience days all over the UK, from playing world-famous courses in locations such as St Andrews to lessons with top PGA professionals. There are packages for everyone from beginners to the most experienced golfers.

Best Golf Gifts: Luxury Items

Christmas and Birthdays are the time of the year when you can indulge your golfing loved one with something extra special.

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It's an extravagant golf gift, but every golfer would love the SkyTrak Golf Simulator.

Skytrak Golf Simulator Kit (inc launch monitor and enclosure)


Ok this is a very special Christmas present for, clearly, a very special person, but some lucky people have this kind of cash swilling around and surely if you want to make a golf fanatic very happy, this is as good as it gets. To have your own indoor golf simulator would just guarantee a lifetime of happiness… ok I’m maybe overegging it but you get the idea. This system includes the Skytrak improvement pack, a full-sized enclosure (265/325cm wide x 245 high), a HD double layer/reversible screen and 4:3 Epson projector. Come on… do you really need a garage?!

If you really want to spoil your loved one then SkyTrak's Personal Launch Monitor is the ideal golf gift.

SkyTrak Personal Launch Monitor & Simulator


Mrs Flanagan wasn’t very impressed when I showed her the link to this page when she asked me what I wanted  but if money was no object this would be top of the list. To have this fantastic piece of kit available when you are hitting balls on the practice ground would be just amazing.

Hooks up to your Apple iPad so you get immediate readouts and a subscription gives you the opportunity to play some of the most famous courses in the world from anywhere with the required space. You could be hitting balls in your back garden into a net off a matt and practice would never be the same again.

This 4K JVC television would be a great gift for a golfer so they can watch all of the action.

JVC Fire TV Edition 55″ Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR LED TV


“That’s not a golf gift,” we hear you cry. No, it’s not. But we challenge you to find us a golfer who doesn’t want to watch The Masters or The Open in incredible 4K on a 55-inch screen.

4K provides four times the resolution of full HD, plus, with HDR content you’ll see a greater depth of colour and get brilliant brightness. You cann access loads of apps and the remote allows you to use your voice to control Alexa, TV and smart devices.

Plus, unlike a new driver or a dozen balls, everyone in the house gets to enjoy this!

Johnnie Walker whisky is synonymous with golf and makes a great gift.

Johnnie Walker Blue Label Blended Scotch Whisky (70cl)

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You won’t find many golfers who haven’t got a hip flask in their bags for those chilly mornings and cold winter rounds. And you won’t find many whisky brands more synonymous with golf than Johnnie Walker.

Blue Label is a velvety smooth and vibrant whisky with layers of dried fruits and citrus smoke evolving into honey, sweet spice and vanilla. It finishes with velvety chocolate and smoke.

Best savoured neat with the palate cleansed and cooled by iced water, the Blue Label comes in a beautiful gift box and is the ideal present for a loved one this Christmas.

And if the Blue Label is out of reach for your budget, you can get a lovely bottle of Johnnie Walker Double Black for £25.19.

A NOW TV Sky Sports pass ensures golfers can watch all of the European Tour and PGA Tour action.

NOW TV six-month Sky Sports TV pass


With all the major golf events on Sky TV, a 6-month pass, activated at just the right moment, gets you all the majors next year and plenty of WGC, PGA and European Tour classics. You also get the rest of Sky’s sports channels so plenty of options for the confirmed sports nut.

Me and My Golf membership is a great gift for golfers.

Me and My Golf membership

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The online golf lessons platform is a brilliant way of receiving top-level instruction without paying £100s for lessons. Members of the platform get help with every aspect of the game and you also get to join a community of thousands of players from all over the world. There are regular giveaways and seminars and the site regularly offers deals on membership so you might get lucky if you sign up before Christmas.

A bottle of Eau De Lacoste is a great gift for golfers.

Lacoste Eau De Lacoste L.12.12 Blanc EDT Spray 175ml


Another timeless classic and you can get a great bargain courtesy of Fragrance Direct. The iconic French brand has combined the likes of grapefruit, cardamom, rosemary and cedar leaf with Mexican tuberose and ylang-ylang to create a fragrance that is just the job after 18 hole of golf and a lovely warm shower. It’s the most non-golf Christmas gift on the list but still a great option for the golfer with everything. And he will make the connection!

Make sure the golfer in your life smells great by getting them the gift of Hugo Boss Eau De Toilette.

Hugo Boss: Hugo Man Eau de Toilette 125ml


Hugo Boss are huge in the world of golf, whether it’s decking out the likes of Henrik Stenson and Martin Kaymer in their clothing or being an official partner of The Open Championship.

HUGO Man is for “men who push the boundaries” – presumably they’re not referring to the Out of Bounds, otherwise most of us will be wearing it.

It delivers crisp green apple, vibrant herbal aromas and the smoky, earthy scents of a wild forest, in a sleek bottle. Ideal for a post-round refresh before dinner in the clubhouse and a perfect gift.

A golf ball display unit is a great gift for golfers.

Golf Ball Wooden Cabinet


This is possibly a bit left-field but every player knows that some golf balls are more special than others. It could be that they are signed, were used during holes in one or are proper collector’s items so why not do a collection proud  with this stylish little cabinet. It can be wall or shelf mounted and for the right person, would represent a wonderful gift.

This beautiful bottle of Highland Malt whisky is a great gift for golfers.

Highland Malt Golf Club Bottling Note


If you didn’t know, whisky/whiskey is big business now with the famous spirit becoming something of an investment opportunity. The big producers in Scotland and Ireland have certainly realised its potential and are constantly bringing out novelty items, many of which are centred around golf. This 40% tipple is a blended whisky presented in a bottle that looks like a golf club.

Best Golf Gifts: Novelty items

A novelty item never goes amiss as a gift. However as you can see from our long list of options, novelty presents for golfers aren’t just about mugs with silly message on them.

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What golfer wouldn't welcome the gift of a camel headcover?!

Winning Edge Camel Headcover


Camel headcover? Well its full marks for something different and you will certainly get all the plaudits from the family for thinking outside the box. Will fit any driver and certain to catch the eye of your playing partners.

Daphne's make some brilliant golf headcovers, including this giraffe, which is an ideal gift from the kids.

Daphne’s Novelty Giraffe Headcover


If camels aren’t to your taste then surely giraffes are the answer. Daphne’s has made its name from making a great range of novelty headcovers and the manufacturer guarantees them for life which is obviously fantastic because a giraffe is not just for Christmas… it’s for life!

The PGA Tour pen set is an ideal present for the golfer who has been working from home.

PGA Tour Model Golf Bag and Cart Pen Holder


Who doesn’t love writing with golf pens? Yes it is the quintessential gift for the golfer who has everything… or thinks they do. We all know it’s a bit pointless but it’s still ace. You get three pens (black, red and red) and the bag is really cool and the trolley actually folds down so if your hamster ever takes up golf he or she has a really handy golf trolley to take advantage of.

The Magic Boxer Shorts are sure to raise a laugh with the golfer in your life.

One Pair Of Magic Boxer Shorts


The magic element is you get to watch these start small and then grow into full size boxers after adding water. So not only do you get golf-related underwear, you get a bit of interactive wonderment to start the ball rolling.

This desktop golf calendar makes an ideal gift.

Golf Courses Desk Calendar


A collection of beautiful pictures of signature holes from around the world, all brought together in one neat little package… it’s what desk calendars were made for.

A personalised golf keyring/bag tag makes a lovely gift.

Personalised Golf Bag/Golfer Keyring


Personalising Christmas gifts is always a nice touch and this golf key ring gives you 50 characters of space so plenty of flexibility when deciding on your words. It is chrome plated and the eye-catching 3-D effect golf bag illustration looks the part.

A golf mug is always a great gift option.

Golf Mug ‘Warning May Start Talking About Golf’


For starters it’s a mug with a big capacity and we know what men are like when it comes to their favourite mugs. This will become a firm favourite for any male golfer and guaranteed to make him smile when he unwraps it. The message is printed on both sides so the joke works from virtually every angle.

The Funko Pop! Jack Nicklaus figure makes an ideal golf gift.

Funko Pop! Sports Jack Nicklaus


If you haven’t been Funko-ed you’re not really a someone, so it is only right and proper that the 18-time Major winner has been immortalised as a 4-inch-tall collectable figurine. Dressed in the outfit he wore on the final day of the remarkable 1986 Masters, Jack Nicklaus comes with the iconic window display box and for those who grew up watching the Golden Bear dazzle, this is a rather lovely way of remembering those heady days.

If the golfer in your life is a bit of a prankster then these exploding balls are an ideal gift.

Shanker Golf Exploding Balls


We don’t advise using these on the first tee of the club championship but they are undeniably great fun at the right time and in the right place. You get three balls that will explode on impact. They certainly look the part but the big problem is getting them on the tee without the victim of your prank realising. For all golfing jokers, a very welcome stocking filler.

A golf accessories bag that is both useful and funny, making it a great novelty gift.

Novelty ‘I got a hole in one’ tee bag


Guaranteed to get a smile out of even the most curmudgeonly of golfers at Christmas and, as one who spends too long feeling around ‘that pocket’ in your golf bag searching for tees, also pretty useful. Also when you do get a hole-in-one you can take a picture and send it to the person who bought you the tee bag as a gift.

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