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Wellington Gymkhana Club Golf Course

Wellington, Barracks Post | Nilgiris, Coonoor 643 231, India
+91 423 223 0256
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Not Just Golf!

Green outdoors settled at the foot of the hills and the never ending poplars, this large acreage... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Deepak J
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Mumbai, India
Beautiful Golf Course Nestled in the Nilgiris

The Wellington Gymkhana Golf Course is one of the most scenic golf courses in the country nestled... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Parwathi H
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“the cottages” (6 reviews)
“old world charm” (11 reviews)
“an army” (4 reviews)
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Wellington, Barracks Post | Nilgiris, Coonoor 643 231, India
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+91 423 223 0256
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"nilgiri hills"
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Green outdoors settled at the foot of the hills and the never ending poplars, this large acreage managed with pristine cleanliness and the lauded military discipline and finesse is one of the best maintained club anywhere in India. Large spacious villas, excellent dining and bar...More

Thank Deepak J
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

The Wellington Gymkhana Golf Course is one of the most scenic golf courses in the country nestled among the tea gardens on the slopes of Nilgiris. We had been to their club house which has a very good view of the fairways. One needs to...More

Thank Parwathi H
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Affiliated to some of the top notch clubs across he country this club still retails the old world charm of British days. The golf course facing the club is the highlight of the club against backdrop of eucalyptus laden hill slopes. The landscaping is beautiful...More

Thank puchka
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The Gymkhana Club is a very exclusive place with a lot of history and heritage. Not everyone can get in. You would need to be a member or a guest. The ambience is phenomenal and to be experienced. Food is good, the bar facilities are...More

Thank Satinder M
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Visited Wellington after fifty years and found that the Gymkhana was as immaculate as it was fifty years earlier! Stayed there for 5 days nd felt thoroughly rejuvenated. Will visit it again in 2018.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Surrounded by a golf course, vintage weaponry, taxidermy, vibrant dahlias the size of dinner plates, and a crowd of old Lawrencians.

1  Thank Kristine K
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This Golf Course is located in the Cantonment area in Coonoor in a place called Gymkhana. Only members are allowed access to this place. In the earlier days the lawns were open for the public. But because of the place getting spoil it has been...More

Thank RamGanesan
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

An excellent place to relax. We stayed here for two nights, and enjoyed the lovely location - it is at a perfect temperature when it is hot in the rest of India. The food and alcohol were cheap. I also had a decent massage at...More

Thank Sandeepina
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Once you go down the road from Upper coonoor sims park towards wellington , after two sharp bends and a small forest abrubtly the road opens up to lush green lawns . With a small stream gurgling its way down the lawns the golf caddies...More

Thank Balasubramanian S
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The club is nestled in the blue Nilgiris and is one of the oldest clubs in the history of our country. The real beauty is the sprawling golf course and lovely gardens filled with a variety of flowers spreading their fragrance. The sheer charm of...More

Thank luxuryfamily
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ruby1953Mumbai
20 April 2017|
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Response from AishwaryaGulati | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest please check their website all details are given
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RuchitaAnand
27 March 2017|
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Response from ggcal | Reviewed this property |
No - you have to be a member of an affiliated club or go there as a guest
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Balesh73
3 February 2017|
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Response from arathilaxman | Reviewed this property |
oh I wish I could specifically tell you. All the cottages have a sitting room that is bright and airy with lots of windows. the bedrooms do not have too much light but have sufficient lighting. the last cottage I think 7 or... More
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