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Saunton Golf Club

Braunton EX33 1LG, England
+44 1271 812436
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Fabulous Bunker Boys

What can I say that hasn’t already been said in previous reviews? These two great courses have to... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
BurlsGurth
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Dorchester, England, United Kingdom
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Played 72 holes over 2 days last week. I love this place and could happily play here the rest of my... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Jerome b
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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.
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“links course” (9 reviews)
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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

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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

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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!

Thank Graham181818
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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

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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

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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

Thank Ian G
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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

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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

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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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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Following the snow, wind and rain the course was in remarkable condition. The staff in the clubhouse were extremely friendly and efficient. The snacks on offer were good value and well presented. The staff in the pro shop were again helpful and nothing was too...More

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Russell M, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Many thanks for the review Regards Russell

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We played in a comp there last week it was so windy and the day before we had so much rain that you would think the course would have been under water but true to Saunton golf course it was like playing there in the...More

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Russell2403, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Many thanks for your review golf4lads COme back and play again soon Regards Russell

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

We played in Autumn sunshine the day after Storm Ophelia had blown us away at RND. In good weather golf doesn't get any better than Saunton. There's a big difference between the yellow and white tees. As a 19 handicapper I enjoyed the yellows on...More

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Russell M, General Manager at Saunton Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Dear Exeman Many thanks for your kind review Regards Russell

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Andrew J
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Response from Russell M | 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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