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Roman Road Course

Newport, Wales
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Tough Challenge

This course is the oldest course on Celtic Manor Complex and is arguably the best. It’s not as... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DodgetheViper
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Telford, United Kingdom
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Roman road golf

The course is superb, enjoyed my game and played quite well. The clubhouse is very tidy and... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2018
Mike J
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Orlando, Florida
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This challenging course offers a lot of variety, ranging from long, wide fairways and hilly terrain to deep ravines, lakes and streams.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This course is the oldest course on Celtic Manor Complex and is arguably the best. It’s not as long as 2010 but is just as challenging. The rolling terrain means it’s a tough walk but you can always cop out and hire a buggy. The...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

The course is superb, enjoyed my game and played quite well. The clubhouse is very tidy and spacious but prices for drinks are extremely expensive. A cup of coffee and a cup of tea was £7.20. My only other complaint was I booked a buggy...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

The course was a quagmire a full 48 hours after the last rain shower. I accept it was a bad week previously but allowing a full days play when the course should have been called off made the course look like they had let loose...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

Minus; Poor signage to course on driving to Celtic Manor - would have thought that they could afford signs pointing you to the various courses so you don't miss your tee-time and park closer to the course you are due to play - considering they...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Course was in excellent condition, especially the greens that were running true and fast - also very difficult to read! Fairways were also very good and the rough was very punishing - so stay on the short stuff. Breakfast in the club house is not...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

A long course electric trolley a must don't carry unless you are very fit . Great course with excellent greens . Like a lot of courses you feel that you will play it better next time once you have learned the layout . And I...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2017

I got a voucher for my birthday and decided to share with friends and book a 4 ball as part of their deals. £100 for bacon rolls, 18 holes and 2 course meal afterward. Well I would challenge anyone to better that. The course itself...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2017

We decided to walk this round have got a buggy for the Montgomerie course. This for me was fine though i know some may prefer to get a buggy for this as well. As mentioned on the reviews before the buggys need to stay on...More

Thank sunny-singh
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Reviewed April 5, 2017

Decent course, well bunkered again very wet could easily lose ball a yard off fairway in like 2 inch rough! Back 9 is very short and a little quirky. Greens a better pace but still bumpy so hard to make putts. Not sure you would...More

Thank Plizo
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Reviewed October 25, 2016

We played this after a tedious round on the Montgomery the day before and we both preferred the Roman road course. The walks between the tees were no where as near as long as the Montgomery and we thought the greens were in better condition...More

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Yvonne J
April 3, 2017|
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No’ buggies are for 2 people. They could hire 2 buggies.
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