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Simola Golf

1 Old Cape Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 302 9677
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Beautiful views over Knysna and a OK hotel

We did not play golf so this review is about the hotel itself. We stayed in a 2-bed apartment, I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diesel77
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England
Amazing course!!

This course is in incredible condition and has stunning views all over. The layout has some serious... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2018
Garethzimbo
,
Harare, Zimbabwe
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“halfway house” (22 reviews)
“pro shop” (8 reviews)
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1 Old Cape Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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+27 44 302 9677
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"halfway house"
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"pro shop"
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"real challenge"
in 2 reviews
"jack nicklaus signature"
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"elevation changes"
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"stunning views"
in 12 reviews
"challenging holes"
in 2 reviews
"in perfect condition"
in 2 reviews
"following morning"
in 2 reviews
"south africa"
in 8 reviews
"lovely lunch"
in 2 reviews
"garden route"
in 10 reviews
"knysna river"
in 2 reviews
"knysna heads"
in 5 reviews
"clubhouse"
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"bunker"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not play golf so this review is about the hotel itself. We stayed in a 2-bed apartment, I believe most of the accommodation is in the form of apartments. There is 1 parking space for each apartment, as we had 2 cars one...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

This course is in incredible condition and has stunning views all over. The layout has some serious altitude changes and the holes are very stretched out, so a cart is mandatory. Also mandatory is taking a giant bag of spare balls as if the wind...More

Thank Garethzimbo
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

Our stay at the club was hugely enjoyable. We were accommodated in a luxurious apartment with superb views over Knysna and its lagoon. Food in the restaurant was good but the service very slow.

Thank David190343
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Love this golf course, would definitely join again while the men play golf ! Beautiful setting, lovely food and the staff are always friendly!

2  Thank Biancatravellife
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Since our last visit when all was so well done - something has gone wrong big time. I have endeavoured to obtain a tee time by email, Simola Booking Form online etc and for two months have not received any reply or acknowledgement. Thankfully all...More

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Reviewed December 22, 2017

We bought a "golf and stay" package at Simola and will certainly do it again if we have the opportunity. The accommodation was fabulous and the golf course is well maintained and interesting. This is a course that must be played with a cart, there...More

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Reviewed December 1, 2017

Despite the recent wildfire causing extensive damage in the area, there was little obvious sign around the course itself, which remains one of my favourites anywhere. So while the views across the hills and down to the bay weren't as lush as previously, there still...More

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Eight of us visited for breakfast, a round of golf and a visit to their club lounge. The service was attentive and professional starting from our arrival and this didn't stop until we left. We found the golf course to be in excellent condition and...More

Thank omegacon
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Thank you Simola for a wonderful 3 days. Our accommodation was outstanding. We had excellent service. The views are breathtaking . Thank you to Alastair Beaumont the golf director and his staff at the pro shop for an amazing three days of golf . Tracey...More

1  Thank Lyn P
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Reviewed May 15, 2017

We stayed at the Simola Golf hotel with friends and had a good experience. Neat, comfortable, spacious.

Thank Tillie M
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