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Recently back from a fortnights holiday/ honeymoon at Runaway Bay Golf hotel! Now the hotel and... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
Shawpants
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A bit scrappy

I guess they offer complimentary green fees to get more people to play the course. However, once... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David D
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Bradford Abbas, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I guess they offer complimentary green fees to get more people to play the course. However, once you have paid for club hire, kart hire, caddy hire (compulsory) it comes to well over US$100, so not that free. Practice facilities are OK, as long as...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little course to spend half a day out to get some swings in. The caddy was good albeit a little disinterested, however nothing that took away from the pleasure of being on holiday and enjoying a hot day on the course. A little overpriced...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Golfed with my adult son while on vacation. Our resort offered complimentary greens fees but the outing still cost $100+ for caddy, cart, gratuity, etc. Our caddy, Phillip, was super-knowledgeable and patient. He gave my son a lot of instruction, not just course guidance. If...More

Thank daveu9
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Well it's hot and dry ( have been experiencing a drought) but the Caddy Raymond had 20 years of experience working here and he was great. We rented clubs, Titleist AP1 's and they were in great condition. Course has some good views of the...More

1  Thank EMR97
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Husbands went 7 times during our 2 week trip Had (cherry)caddy every time Loved it Pricey on Gatorade and drinks and you have no choice but to buy lots , very hot Course is dry but lots of fun

3  Thank Adele C
Shelley C, Manager at Runaway Bay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Hello Adele C, thank you for visiting. We are very pleased that your husband enjoyed several rounds with Cherry who is an amazing caddy! Hoping to see you again.

Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Recently back from a fortnights holiday/ honeymoon at Runaway Bay Golf hotel! Now the hotel and facilities are great! Plenty of restaurants, swimming pools, free water sports/activities, free waterpark, plenty of clean towels and sunbeds either at the pools or on the beach! Hotel is...More

Thank Shawpants
Reviewed April 2, 2018

If you love to chase golf while on vacation or on a cruise then this is worth the trip. The course layout is very nice, the staff was very friendly, and Wesley our caddie was very helpful. The rentals were top quality too. And every...More

Thank Gary R
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Our caddie leon was great. Course was ok, but glad we had the experience. STaff was very friendly, and the Callaway rentals were a nice surprise.

Thank lhcook
Shelley C, Manager at Runaway Bay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Hello lhcook, thank you for your review. Happy to hear that Leon was great and that the staff were friendly. We offer Titleist rentals.. are you sure it was a Callaway you used? :) Regards,

Reviewed February 18, 2018

I have been in Jamaica for six weeks and played golf at this course on about ten occasions, the course is in poor condition with no sand in the bunkers, no outlining of fairways very little maintenance ongoing, although in Jamaican terms the least expensive...More

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rasbrat, General Manager at Runaway Bay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Ah yes. Dear guest, thank you for purchasing a membership to the golf club. As explained to you the various perks of the membership such as the complimentary day passes for the resort and waterpark are at certain times of the year, not when the...More

Reviewed February 9, 2018

Our caddies, LaSalle and Melbourne, have become our extended family in the 25 years we,ve been vacationing in Runaway Bay. They are the main reason we keep returning. And Albert and Karl are amazing. They enhance our golf fun from the very first moment. And...More

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Shelley C, Manager at Runaway Bay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Hello Betsyflynn, thank you so much for your review. I will ensure that your kind words are shared with Lascelles, Melbourne, Albert, Karl and Phillip! Take care until next year.

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Response from Chuck52438 | Reviewed this property |
They have a small driving range but only for iron use.
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golfingfamily
February 13, 2018|
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Response from Chuck52438 | Reviewed this property |
it was $40 or $45 to rent clubs. AP3 clubs.
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228maryjo
February 13, 2018|
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Response from Bill K |
Maybe 5, no more than 10 minutes. JPC will shuttle you over in the morning.
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