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Stellenbosch Golf Club
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Owner description: Stellenbosch Golf Club celebrated its centenary in 2004. This, the 4th oldest Golf Club in South Africa, changed from a 9 hole golf course to the current 18 hole championship lay-out in 1953. This magnificent golf course has hosted some of South Africa's most prestigious golf tournaments, including the 1999 South African Open and 5 South African Masters tournaments. Situated at the foot of the majestic Helderberg mountains on the outskirts of Stellenbosch, a town that is also home to one of South Africa's most revered universities. Stellenbosch Golf Club offers golfers an immaculate golf course, complemented by a warm, friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
Western Cape, South Africa
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Nice”
Reviewed 21 April 2014

Very nice lay-out and enjoyed our games. Greens need attention! Club house and pizza was most enjoyable.

Visited April 2014
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South Africa
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148 reviews
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“golf, pizza with a view”
Reviewed 17 April 2014

nothing better than a round of golf followed with a delicious Hunters Draft Cider with a thin based wood fired pizza on the balcony of the Stellenbosch Golf Club. The most stunning views looking towards the Helderberg Mountains in summer make this venue a truly great value for money offering.

Visited March 2014
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
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“Good parkland course”
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Stellenbosch GC has the feel very much of a members' course and is set out in parkland style.
The difficulty it has is that there are many very good/excellent courses in close proximity with similar/less expensive green fees (eg Devon Vale) BUT they lack the "members' feel" of Stellenbosch and have more of a "corporate feel"........as always, you pays your money, you takes your choice!

Visited February 2014
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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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“Lots of better courses!!”
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Handicap:13 and 16. Stellenbosch GC was in 2006 the host of a championship. Since then not much money can have been spent on keeping the course in good shape. The fairways really need much more attention from the greenkeepers as well as the bunkers. It looks as if the greenkeepers do not give any attention to the rough.....but this is also an important part of the golfcourse!! Also the greens are in a very bad condition (complete renewal of all greens is best advise!!). All by all very disappointing and with lots of golf courses around Stellenbosch you better play your round at another course! One more warning: it looks as if they offer an attractive greenfee but they charge you for a buggy very high prices and if you need to rent a set (e.g. when you come from overseas) you pay the jackpot!! On most golfcourses a quick bite halfway is included; not at this course.
For us it was the first and last time!

Visited January 2014
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“Disappointing service”
Reviewed 18 December 2013

We were quite shocked at how badly young people were treated at the club. Friendly staff and helpful service will go a long way to lift the club to its potential and match the picturesque setting with beautiful mountain backdrop.

Visited November 2013
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