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Glendower Golf Club

Closed Now: 6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
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Long and challenging

Played this course form the standard tees, 6300 meters, exceptionally long for Europeans, but given... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Golfandtravelfan
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Netherlands
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Perfect for an Early Morning Weekend Round

Was on a business trip and had a free weekend morning before flying out. The club's staff was very... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
lreszetar
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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20 Marais Road, Johannesburg 2008, South Africa
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Played this course form the standard tees, 6300 meters, exceptionally long for Europeans, but given the temperature a and altitude, it is ok, but a good test. Essy course to walk, but take a caddy as it will pay off, and helps them to make...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Was on a business trip and had a free weekend morning before flying out. The club's staff was very responsive on email and arranged a very early tee time for me. I took a caddy, Jacob, and he was great. Loved his insight and our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I played today in extreme heat & Glendower had no carts. I suppose they want to preserve the SA Open beauty of the course. In 18 holes, we only spotted 1 cart. So if you want a cart, try another course for now.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Gov M
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Great golf course in splendid condition. All the spring work and treatment paying off. Greens have a beautiful surface. Always a great test of your game. Summer is coming.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jonpauld299
Reviewed 18 August 2017

A really nice course and club. The course was well maintained, with a parkland style and a few challenging holes. The pro shop and caddies were friendly, although the course marshal was a bit over the top. Halfway house was efficient for a quick bite...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ianh65
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The home of that most awful of golfers, the gambling member with fake handicap, Glendower is a gem among the country's courses and has hosted many Sunshine Tour events. A classic parkland course it is festooned with superb design features - but is screwed up...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 June 2016

To all those South African golfers that are tempted to spend their hard earned rand on overseas golf tours - try Glendower first. For an equivalent experience overseas the cost will be around $300.00 = R 5'000.00. For that kind of money you will get...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Alberto D
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Good secure parking, friendly reception. Well organized. Challenging course.Good lunch with tasty food at the 19th hole.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Eeyore707
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Recently had two overseas visitors who were keen golfers who had already done the top courses at Fancourt, Sun City & Leopard Creek. Needed to find something top class in Jo'burg. Glendower were very accommodating allowing us to play midweek despite the fact that I...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

it was a very warm welcome and i enjoyed the food and the reception. i could drink coffee when i felt like and thanks again to the staff there

Date of experience: September 2015
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