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Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club

Golf Road, Deal CT14 6RF, England
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Historic Links Course

Deal (Royal Cinque Ports) no longer hosts the Open Championship while remaining an outstanding... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2015
Berkeley, California
Our Bad Day at Royal Cinque Ports

Mid summer 2015 we had signed up months in advance and were excited to to play a "real links... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2015
Bisbee, Arizona
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  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“links course” (6 reviews)
“links golf” (4 reviews)
“true links” (3 reviews)
Golf Road, Deal CT14 6RF, England
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Reviewed 17 December 2015

Deal (Royal Cinque Ports) no longer hosts the Open Championship while remaining an outstanding course. The land looks somewhat unremarkable but works its way along the coast and through more undulations than expected. There are carries over untended ground and water which must be considered....More

Thank Clubsecretary
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Mid summer 2015 we had signed up months in advance and were excited to to play a "real links course". The information provided by the course listed the regulations and requirements, including demonstrated less than an 18 handicap.Play must be 4 hours or less (like...More

4  Thank charlielaclair
Reviewed 2 July 2015

The golf course is a must to visit and play for all serious golfers. Has held the Open championship twice and it deserves it again soon. First nine holes are a fair test but the back nine from hole 12 really do test the best...More

Thank academy_13
Reviewed 25 November 2014

The chance to play RCP had always eluded me. I am a lover of Links golf over any other type and have been lucky enough to play some great courses the last few years. We took advantage of the Winter Rate (£65 all day) last...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 21 October 2014

I am a country member and it is a delight to take guests down to Deal to play.The course is in excellent condition at themoment

1  Thank D5C
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I want to thank the staff and especially Alison for their attention to my needs. We had a lovely two days at the course and were well looked after. Simon Lyon PSM (Sydney)

Thank CliffyTours
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Booked to play in February 2014 Course was under water totally unplayable Had to threaten court action to receive money back

Thank Paul
Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

Great course but stuck in the 19th century... We showed up to play and after paying we were I formed our white socks were to short.... I mean like they had to go to your knees. They said it's on their website but we didn't...More

Thank Samuel B
Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

Traditional links course and members club where the scorecards give the information required and lack adverts for the local Skoda dealer and deals on Stannah stairlifts. As for Prince Andrew and his helicopter I think the reviewer was having his leg pulled.

Thank Chappers64
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Cinque Ports had 2 Open Chamionships, but then had 2 more cancelled because of flooding. It's a shame it came out of the rota! Scruffy on the edges but what a worthy venue! I've traveled the world playing golf but RCP's green complexes are some...More

Thank michael f
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