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Lovely Course

I played golf at Erinvale today and the course was perfect condition. Despite the recent drought... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
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Golf course restaurant excellent

Food and service excellent after good round of golf. Saw Jonathan before we started who gave us... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

I played golf at Erinvale today and the course was perfect condition. Despite the recent drought the greens and fairways were immaculate.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

Food and service excellent after good round of golf. Saw Jonathan before we started who gave us serving times to ensure dinner after our round.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jackieejones
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

The course was in good condition despite the drought and the views were wonderful. There are no caddies and although we hadn’t booked a buggy and the course was busy, we were still able to use a buggy on the day. We stayed for a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank HindyHints
Reviewed February 12, 2018

We visited ‘Erinvale Golf Club’ in Somerset West, South Africa for a round of golf. First, some info: For eleven years already, we stay in Somerset West for three months in our winter and play a lot of golf. During that period an average of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Golf-Frits
Reviewed December 21, 2017

I should first mention that, unless you are a member, you are not permitted into the golf estate. We had lunch at the Hotel which adjoins and it being a lovely day, sat outdoors and enjoyed their steak & guiness pie which comes with potato...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank MiloDexter
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

The front nine are pretty okay, good greens but as it was very busy there should have been a marshal making sure that the play was more fluid ... Anyway .. the back 9 going up the hill before you get to the 16th hole...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Matthias F
Reviewed October 22, 2017

This is a fabulous golf course and it was in excellent condition, especially the very quick greens. It's tough but fair and is playable for all levels of golfer. The two nines are very different. The front is flat, the back is on the mountainside....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank davesmith0910
Reviewed April 13, 2017

When visiting a Golf Course, the first impression is always really important. Are you treated as a member of the family, or as an unwanted guest? The hospitality at Erinvale is as good as it gets. From the staff in Reception, Pro Shop, Bar and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank RogTG
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of playing this beautiful course with one of the most amazing settings in South Africa. The course was in excellent condition and well worth a visit, if you are in the Western cape on holiday or as a resident. The staff...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank AntWillow
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Green keepers are doing their best to keep the course in good condition. The rough is pretty much dead grass while the fairways are still in decent condition as are the greens. Bunkers a matter of opinion - way too much sand for my liking....More

Date of experience: March 2017
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March 20, 2016|
Response from Finnerzzz | Reviewed this property |
As a guide only, we played in Sep. (also off season) and paid R300 (£15 or $20) each plus R300 cart. There was some course maintenance in progress, like sand on greens, but even so not bad for a course that hosted the South... More
March 19, 2016|
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Response from Roman H | Reviewed this property |
About 1 hour - if there are no problems on route... Come early, have breakfast / coffee and relax!