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Address: Ctra. N-340 Malaga-Cadiz | Km. 187,5, 29603, Marbella, Spain
Phone Number: +34 952 85 01 11
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Golf at this course- June 2016.

We played a round here whilst on golf tour. All in all a pretty good track- condition could have been better and it felt a bit fuddled. It had some good holes, but also some very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2016
Julian C
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Knebworth, United Kingdom
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Knebworth, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

We played a round here whilst on golf tour. All in all a pretty good track- condition could have been better and it felt a bit fuddled. It had some good holes, but also some very average ones too. The clubhouse is good and the staff helpful. Another Spanish course that is feeling just a bit dated unfortunately.

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Thank Julian C
Amersham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Firstly, the booking system does not cater for odd numbers and when you check-in you get totally ripped off for the buggies. 36 each yes 36 and they demanded the full 36 for the third player, disgusting. Secondly, both the 4th and 6th holes have been curtailed and played on temporary greens. Thirdky no marshalling and groups were allowed to... More 

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Thank Robin H
SantaClaraGolf, Manager at Golf Club Santa Clara Marbella, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Harvey, Thank you for your comments regarding Santa Clara in Tripadvisor. I would like to clarify part of your comments which are not very precise. Firstly. The online offer between 09:00 and 15:00 refers to "Two green fees with buggy". If you are three players you can book with buggy the Early Bird online offer or the Twilight... More 

Denmark
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202 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I have reviewed this course before and at that time my experience was not good. However I chose to give the course a second chance. And I am really happy for my decision. This time the course was in excellent condition. Tees, fairways, greens - no complains at all. Layout is also great with some spectacular holes. Beautiful views. Great... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

This is lovely golf course with great facilities. The complex draws you in well stocked if expensive Pro shop. Great driving range on the grass replicating being on the fairways. Starter polite and officious. First and tenth tees are adjacent which causes delays in teeing off. The day we played it was very busy over five hours for a round... More 

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Thank AOD17
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Lovely golf course with a fantastic clubhouse and shop. Despite all the rain we had the course remained playable and greens dry and fast. A range of individual holes to suit all. Great food and service back in the clubhouse. Really enjoyed my two rounds

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Thank Jim W
Edinburgh
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Firstly can I thank the waitress who served us breakfast and lunch on 2nd May for the fantastic friendly service. We all really enjoyed the welcome and the atmosphere in the clubhouse and on the terrace. The course is nice but has one or two holes that definitely need some local knowledge to fully enjoy. The greens were good but... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

I've played Santa Clara before and it's a good course and easy to get to. The course is well kept and it proves a test for golfers of most abilities but perhaps not for beginners. The organisation is good with easy check-in at the pro-shop and a starter to keep things going. You will find that some of the holes... More 

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1 Thank ChesterClaret
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32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

The course cab be found just off the main coast road and directly behind a hospital which is a useful landmark. Although I found the course easily I did think the signage could be improved especially as the adjacent course was very well signposted. Course is great, challenging but not too hard. Spanish starter was really friendly and helpful. Club... More 

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Thank Martin L
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Overall I found this an enjoyable course in good condition, challenging at times but with fairways that offered a high handicapper a chance to get a decent drive away, and some attractive and well designed holes. Unfortunately we were instructed to start at Hole 10 - the hardest and one of the longest on the course which gave us a... More 

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Thank Steve F
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

The quality of the course is brilliant. Fairways, tee boxes and rough all manicured and setup for a great round of golf. The greens are true but were slower than expected. The round was ruined as the general play was extremely slow, with four individual groups on one hole at several points. Marshals were constantly zipping around on carts but... More 

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Thank Joseph P
Golfenred, Gerente at Golf Club Santa Clara Marbella, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Joseph P, Thank you for your comment and sorry for the inconveniences. We would like to know if you don't mind, when did you play in our golf course? and which was your tee time? We would like to know the details to improve our services. Kind regards, More 

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