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Royal St. George's Golf Club

Royal St. Georges Golf Club Guilford Road, Sandwich CT13 9PB, England
+44 1304 613090
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A gem of a course, respect tradition and you cannot help but enjoy your visit here

Played 36 holes late in September as part of a golf holiday which took in both Princes and... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
1Tough_customer
,
Hong Kong
Iconic and brilliant

This is a true bucket list golf course. It has staged numerous Open championships for a good reason... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
foxbat
,
london
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Royal St. Georges Golf Club Guilford Road, Sandwich CT13 9PB, England
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Played 36 holes late in September as part of a golf holiday which took in both Princes and neighbouring Royal Cinque Ports. This was the undisputed highlight of the trip. Stunning course and as others have commented iconic. Just don't come here expecting to be...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This is a true bucket list golf course. It has staged numerous Open championships for a good reason - it offers up a combination of historic golf, charm and difficulty that continues to attract good players looking for a memorable links golf experience. Normally, the...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Have you ever wondered what it feels like to be treated like a second-class citizen? Better yet...would you like to pay first-class prices to experience it? If so, then do I have the place for you - Royal St. George's Golf Club The moment we...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Let's get this straight first, if this review was purely confined to the golf course it would undoubtedly be 5 stars; however, it's not and it is about my entire experience of my day at the establishment. it's only because of the course I feel...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is a very special place steeped in History. You really do feel like you are following in the steps of some of the greats. Lots of blind drives and hidden bunkers and rarely a flat putt. A course planner is essential and remember your...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

5 stars even with a few negatives. The course is that great. This club is there for members and the guests feel that as soon as they find a guest car park in the back. Dress code is tight. But all the staffs were very...More

1  Thank okiyu
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The course is worthy of being on the Open rota and every hole presents you with a different challenge. As with most Open courses, you must find the fairways and stay out of the bunkers and plot your way round. It was great to play...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We stayed and played at Princes Lodges on our trip to Littlestone GC, Princes GC, Royal St Georges & Cinque Ports. The course is scheduled to hold The Open in 2020 and it was great to play ahead of this. Steeped in history we felt...More

2  Thank Tommy5075
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Ten members of Upchurch GC travelled down to Royal St Georges to celebrate my 60th.We were greeted warmly by both the pro and caddie master. The practice facilities are next to the 1st tee for the short game and the driving range is a bit...More

1  Thank alan/debbie
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

I visited Royal St Georges a few weeks ago to complete my trio of Open venues in Kent and found it to be a fantastic experience. After a friendly welcome in Pro Shop and Caddymaster's office, we stepped out on to the Links on what...More

1  Thank Mark H
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Hougs
15 May 2015|
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The high speed rail link runs from platforms 12 and 13 at St Pancras. It's roughly 10 minutes by taxi to the club. The local taxi number is 01304 617424. Hope that helps!
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