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peter CH 150 Reviews

Very little challenge

Royal cape was in relatively good condition (jan 2017), even after month of drought. it's a well organised club, friendly reception and a very good coffee shop.
The course is flat like a pan, has good bunkers and undulated greens but – and that is really regrettable – after you leave the course, you will not remember one hole. not one sticks out to be something special – a challenge. bottom line: it's OK to play but boring and compared to other courses in CT, too expensive for what you get.

BBert 2 Reviews
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Beautiful Place

Very friendly staff, nice clubhouse, well-kept and varied place.

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Golf4fun 101 Reviews
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Disappointing

Poorly maintained fairways (severely dehydrated) boring holes, at least 4 holes strong car traffic, partly it saw between the holes made by site. We are disappointed. Positive: Greens and Clubhouse well. Buggy not necessary.

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akaziengarten 1 Review
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Does not have to be!!!

A not particularly nice place, boring, noisy, no good care of the fairways, no beautiful shade, we were glad when it ended.
The whole not even inexpensive, week 1900 Rand for 2 paid with ecart!
Royal is nothing here!!!
We never play here again!!!

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WG aus AB in D 62 Reviews
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Well

I like the place not very good. Excellent are the greens that are fast and directionally stable and in top condition. You could still use some more modeling. The tracks are not very wide and it is really no great challenge to and fro. There is no single truly spectacular web to which one will be remembered in hindsight. Among the trees and next to the railway is so good ausgemärt and cut that you will find his ball quickly. The rest is average or below average: the fairways are partially strained right there are places with smooth earth. Even at the edge of the web, there are often places in poor maintenance condition or greater sandy areas. Now in summer it is probably too sophisticated to want that one has fairways where you do not play on hard ground but of short cut grass, in which beautiful comes under the ball.
It's my first place I play in South Africa. As Namibia I gespieglt a place, but the maintenance and grass condition was better (but worse putting greens had). I hope it will get better.

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Mustapha 12 Reviews
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Slightly disappointing...

The strong wind has helped make the already quite challenging course was very difficult to play and the score was rather left to chance. The greens were very fast, but the maintenance condition of the tea boxes and fairways did not meet our expectations and can compete in any way with Steenberg or Clovelly.
Mustapha

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martin.lipp 8 Reviews
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You have to play

Beautiful and well-maintained complex. Do I have to take the golf program. Beautiful restaurant veranda. Reminiscent of colonial times or the movie "Out of Africa". Well maintained Locker Rooms.

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ximpi 5 Reviews
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Edler old Traditions Club

Very nice old parkland course. Very well organized, good food in HalfWayHouse, unfortunately our caddies were quite unmotivated and unkempt, but that was the only downer. Long fairways and many obstacles, interesting to play, beginners have here is rather difficult.

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Beduin68 3 Reviews
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Well located, but nothing special

We played the course on 18.02.2014 today. The lady at the telephone booking was very friendly and the reception at the club was above average nice.

We had received a tee time at 13:10 clock and were a little taken aback, as already on hole 4, a two-Flight pushed from behind. As a foursome we can play through the two ladies, of course. Now, however, it turned out that we were booked on the ladies round and more three-Flights behind us made us pressure and constantly played in his heels. After then we have another 3 Flights can play through, we were a little annoyed at the Half-Way House.

Then, the general came to managers and has proactively apologized to us and offered without that we have insisted that we be allowed to play again tomorrow free of charge. This is of course very accommodating and evaluate accordingly positive. Nevertheless, the Spielfreuede has yet suffered on the first 9.

Even otherwise, is the place for South African conditions in a rather unterduchschnittlichem care condition and also the landscape is not as nice as many other places.

He is ok but nothing more. Without the services, again to be able to play for free tomorrow, we would certainly not play the course again.

Conclusion: A fairly central place given to-metal with a very customer-oriented behavior. Fairwaiys are good, ok greens and tee boxes partly reminiscent of a cow pasture. The layout is also rather boring. He is playable, but there are much better places around Cape Town.

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stoepselstefan 1 Review
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Very nice place

The place is very nicely laid out and play well without Kart. He is fair and you have a very nice view of Table Mountain.
The restaurant is top notch.

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tlengerke 13 Reviews
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First-class

A very nice facility with a very posh club house. The oldest course in Cape Town.

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