Royal St George's Golf Club introduction
The par 70 golf course measures 6,340 yards from the weekday tees. Royal St George’s is hosting The Open Championship in 2011 and it is easy to see why. The golf course is superbly designed with undulating fairways and fast greens. However, the coastal views that golfers are faced with are truly spectacular. This excellent golf course is a tough challenge for even the most experienced of golfer.
Royal St George's Golf Club information
18 holes, 70 par, 6340 yards. Links.
The golf course blends naturally into its beautiful surroundings and its challenging layout is not a traditional one as each nine is broadly circular, a loose figure of eight.Golfers playing on Royal St George’s require confidence and an accurate, solid ball strike so not to get stuck in any sticky situations. The golf course has plenty of hazards, one of which is on the 4th and is the UK’s tallest and deepest bunker. Some hazards are also invisible from the tees, which tend to cause a few problems. This is an incredibly popular golf course and it is easy to see why. The brilliant challenge that golfers are faced with makes for a truly memorable round of golf.
The Royal St George’s golf club features a great range of practice facilities, including an open air driving range, pitching area, practice nets and putting greens with bunkers. There is a well stocked pro shop that will provide you with all your golfing needs. At the end of your round you can rest assured that you can have a relaxing drink and a catch up about the days events in the charming clubhouse. Retaining all of its original charm, it feels as though you are stepping back in time. The unique atmosphere at this prestigious venue is the perfect place in which to enjoy a delicious lunch either infront of the cosy fire in the winter or outside on the pretty sheltered patio in the summer.
Royal St George's Golf Club Location
Royal St George's Golf Club is located on the outskirts of Sandwich, Kent. Just over an hour and a half’s drive from London.