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Saunton Golf Club

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Two great courses, great value, good restaurant

The two courses have both a great layout. The greens and bunkers have been well maintained... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mleppen
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Lucky locals!

Both East and West courses are a pleasure to play and the staff very friendly. Played on Thursday... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Robert996911
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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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Golf club offering two classic, championship links courses, the West and East, both of which are Par 71 and set in undulating dunes.
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Braunton EX33 1LG, England
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Reviewed 26 March 2013

The West course is an interesting golfing challenge, and when the wind drops you can hear the skylarks sing. The East is good, longer and occasionally more prone to the 400 yard par 4 default option ( without interesting features ). Wonderful fox on the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The two courses have both a great layout. The greens and bunkers have been well maintained, fairways recovered well after the hot and dry summer. We enjoyed the great service in the golf shop, although they called us crazy to play with a wind of...More

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Jon S, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning, We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Saunton Golf Club, and thank you for your kind feedback. Please let us know when you are visiting again next, and we will look forward to greeting you on your arrival. Best regards...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018

Both East and West courses are a pleasure to play and the staff very friendly. Played on Thursday and Saturday and felt like we had the course to ourselves. The clubhouse is very interesting and the food generous and welcome after your round. It’s a...More

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Jon S, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review, we are extremely glad that you enjoyed your visit and hope that you visit us again soon. Best regards Saunton Golf Club

Reviewed 17 September 2018

Played here a long time ago and was really pleased to be here again. It’s one of those classic gems that make the UK such a great place to play golf. Played both East and West courses Friday and Saturday and it felt like we...More

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Jon S, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review, we are extremely glad that you enjoyed your visit and hope that you visit us again soon. Best regards Saunton Golf Club

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

What can I say that hasn’t already been said in previous reviews? These two great courses have to be mastered with a nurdle and a nudge; big drives don’t really give you any significant advantage. Tight of course and bump and runs galore. The club...More

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Russell2403, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your veryt kind review See you back at the club again soon Regards, Russell

Reviewed 26 May 2018

Played 72 holes over 2 days last week. I love this place and could happily play here the rest of my life despite the greens and tees not being up to their usual standard this time round. The course was just a little bit worn...More

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Russell2403, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Dear Jerome Many thanks for your review. We've had a tough start to the year with course conditions and I know they will be back to their very best soon Thank you once again Regards, Russell

Reviewed 21 May 2018

I was very fortunate to play the East Course on Saturday 19th May, the course was outstanding and the overall Saunton experience from start to finish is a 10 out of 10 experience!

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Russell2403, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Dear Graham181818 Many thanks for you kind review opf our club and courses. Do come back soon Regards Russell

Reviewed 13 May 2018

Played on a sunny May afternoon, not could get a lot better than playing this golf course. True links and in excellent condition. Clubhouse friendly and welcoming

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Russell M, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for your review Paul Kind regards Russell

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Both courses are excellent tests of golf and quite different; both maintained in excellent condition. Pro and his staff are friendly, accommodating and helpful, especially to guests from overseas (as I was). The clubhouse is warm and inviting and the food excellent as is the...More

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Russell2403, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Dear Ian G Many thanks for your kind review Do come back and visit us again soon With best wishes Russell

Reviewed 1 April 2018

I'm a member and have had the pleasure of playing at Saunton for more years than I'm going to admit to here. Every time I play is magical - the scenery, the quality of the two courses, the atmosphere and the location. Most visitors gravitate...More

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Russell2403, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear Primestop Many thanks for your kind review Regards Russell

Reviewed 30 March 2018

Saunton may well be the best UK links venue not to have hosted an Open Championship. Everything needed - a great possible composite course, space for the tented village, parking and accommodation aplenty in a holiday area. Every time I leave Saunton, I’m immediatly looking...More

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Russell M, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Dear LAWRIET Many thanks for taking the time to write such a kind review Regards Russell

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Andrew J
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
Dear Andrew We have 2 unbelievable links courses. The zest is the oldest and has hosted most of the championships held at Saunton. The west course is a fabulous links course in its own right. The East is wider, longer, with... More
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