Golf Tuition

Master your game with a range of expert coaching to suit all abilities from PGA professionals.

The Celtic Manor Resort boasts one of the finest equipped golf academies in Europe.

Our PGA professionals will provide help and guidance to improve your game, whether that be showing you how to pick up a club for the first time, full analysis of your swing using the latest digital technology, or a few helpful tips to solve that niggling problem.

We offer a range of golf tuition packages on all three courses, and with our PGA Professionals on hand to provide expert support, the tuition packages will improve your skills and ability on the course.

  • One-to-One lessons
    • 60 minute video tuition with PGA Professional - £60
    • 60 minute video tuition with Trainee Professional - £45
    • 30 minute video tuition with PGA Professional - £35
    • 30 minute video tuition with Trainee Professional - £27.50
    • 90 minute TPI session - £80 (golf specific physical screening to establish mobility/stability linking to your golf swing)
  • Shared Lessons
    • 60 minute shared lesson with PGA Professional - £75
    • 60 minute shared lesson with Trainee Professional - £60
    • 60 minute family lesson with PGA Professional - £75 (full game introduction, maximum two adults and two children under 16)
  • SAM Putt Lab Lesson

    A 60 minute session including a printed report of your putting stroke with drills to improve your putting - £60

  • One-to-One Tuition Packages
    • 4 one hour tuition sessions with a PGA Professional - £200
    • 6 one hour tuition sessions with a PGA Professional - £285
    • 8 one hour tuition sessions with a PGA Professional - £360 
    • 4 one hour tuition sessions with a Trainee Professional - £150
    • 6 one hour tuition sessions with a Trainee Professional - £210
    • 8 one hour tuition sessions with a Trainee Professional - £260
  • Playing Lessons

    A comprehensive one-to-one playing lesson with a PGA Professional:

    Course 18 holes 9 holes
    The Twenty Ten £300 £180
    Montgomerie £200 £130
    Roman Road £200 £130

At Celtic Manor, we realise that learning to play golf can be an enormous challenge.

Our friendly and highly skilled team of PGA Professionals will be able to compose a bespoke offering around your requirements for your corporate booking.

PGA Professional Hourly Corporate rate - £120 per hour per pro.

Our standard offerings are listed below but we would be more than happy to discuss any individual ideas or requirements you may have:

Beat the Pro

On a selected Par 3, our Pro will set you a target with his tee shot and there will be prizes for those who hit it closer

Warm up with the Pro

Our PGA Pro will walk the line on the practice ground offering swing tips and course strategy advice for the day ahead

Group Tuition Clinics/ Team building clinics

The most versatile of our offering, tailor the package to suit your needs. From short game clinics and shot shaping master classes through to a golf simulator challenge, please call to discuss your bespoke package

Longest Drive and individual shot data

(Utilising our launch Monitor technology)
Our PGA Pro will set up one of our industry leading launch monitors on a tee of your choice and provide swing data and shot statistics for all participants.

Introducing our Ladies Coffee Morning. Perfect for those who are new to the game, helping would-be players of all ages and abilities to unlock their golfing potential in a social setting.

Ladies Coffee Morning

Every Tuesday from 9.30am -10.30am at The Golf Academy. Booking not required, simply turn up on the day.

Open to ladies of all levels of golfing ability. A relaxed, social and fun coaching morning covering all parts of the game on a weekly basis, followed by coffee in the Clubhouse.

£8.50 per session

This exciting junior programme is designed to give boys and girls aged 6 and over the opportunity to have a go at golf for the very first time, in a series of fun hour long sessions at the Golf Academy.

Offering a perfect introduction to the sport, we’ll help your budding Rory McIlroy or Charlie Hull get into the swing of things every Saturday morning with expert tuition from our team of professional coaches.

Every Saturday morning
£45 per child (6 week course)

Session Times
9am to 10:00am - Level 1
10.15am to 11:15am - Level 2
11.30pm to 12:30pm - Level 3


Midweek Golf Coaching - 6 and over

The Celtic Manor Resort’s golf academy team will be running a series of midweek coaching sessions for juniors aged 6 and over. This takes place on Wednesday at 5pm.

£7.50 per session (minimum of 4 participants)

Kyle Smith

Senior PGA Qualified Professional

Kyle is a class AAT PGA Professional with over 15 years experience within the golf industry. He joined the professional team after returning home from coaching and fitting roles in Melbourne, Australia and Marbella, Spain. Kyle turned professional at the age of 21 after his amateur career where he achieved many senior honours.  He started his professional career locally at Pontypool Golf Club where he completed his PGA Training. He then took over the role as Head Professional. Following this, he took on the same role at Woodlake Park Golf and Country Club where he expanded his coaching and business portfolio.

Kyle has a strong passion for golf coaching, he has vast experience with all abilities helping them achieve their game goals. He also has an enthusiasm and drive for custom fitting with extensive knowledge of Trackman Launch Monitor and helping players improve their game by sourcing the correct equipment specifically suited to them. 

To contact Kyle, please get in touch at ksmith@celtic-manor.com

Anthony Chaloner

PGA Qualified Professional

Anthony a Class AA PGA Professional with over 15 years experience coaching golfers of all ages and abilities. His experience has taken him from a trainee at Celtic Manor, to Monmouthshire GC in Abergavenny, Cork in Ireland, Royal Mid-Surrey GC and Wyke Green GC in West London. Now back at Celtic Manor and using his experience gained, Anthony is here to continue to make a difference to golfers who work with him to make their game more enjoyable and successful. Anthony is very approachable coach who puts the experience of the golfer first, through clear communication and effective ways to improve your game. Whether it's starting the game, breaking 90 or looking to fine tune your game, Anthony is here to help you to play better golf.

To contact Anthony, please get in touch at achaloner@celtic-manor.com

Marc Putnam

PGA Assistant Professional

Marc is an Assistant PGA Professional with over 5 years’ experience in the golf industry. Having previously worked in the Golf services department for a number of years, Marc joined the professional team in 2019 bringing across a considerable amount of knowledge in golf hospitality. Marc had an amateur career at Woodlake Park Golf club where he represented the club at a Junior and Senior level. Marc is continuously looking at improving his technical knowledge of the game with Custom Fitting and Golf Coaching being a strong focus. Marc will also be competed at regional PGA competitions whilst representing the Celtic Manor Resort. Marc’s Career goal is to be a leading PGA Professional offering golf Coaching and Custom fitting services to an elite level.

To contact Marc, please get in touch at mputnam@celtic-manor.com

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