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Short business trip - charming, historic place

This place is oozing with history and personality. Even if you're not a golf person, this is a... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2018
garspolyglotte
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Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA
A great place for lunch!

Having taken the train from Peradeniya to Nanu Oya, we stopped here for lunch in the Club House... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
DP1066
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Clearly this is not greatest quality golf course in the world. But i found it is overall a great experience since + course and club is 130 years old and club house certainly has a lot of charm + the town is grown around the...More

Thank jounianni
Reviewed July 2, 2018

I went with my parents who are visiting from China on the morning of 2 July 2018. My dad who doesn't speak English is a big golf fan so we stopped by this morning so he can play 10 holes. Since my dad doesn't speak...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

This place is oozing with history and personality. Even if you're not a golf person, this is a great place to spend the night and/or enjoy some tea. In the evening they have a fireplace and you can admire the amazing 100+ year old history...More

Thank garspolyglotte
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Lobbed up to course cold. Some guy asked if I wanted to play so I agreed to play later in the morning. Didn't realise he was the golf pro. Turned up and after paying for round he then asked that I pay him 20AUD to...More

1  Thank Nick I
Reviewed April 1, 2018

I stayed here for 3 to 4 month in total as a member in 2017 and 2018. You will meet Colombo thugs from the golf association who whistle at 15 and 16 year old local Tamil girls. You will see low-level army recruits who play...More

Thank Lakshmanan A
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Having taken the train from Peradeniya to Nanu Oya, we stopped here for lunch in the Club House. This was a lovely setting with views over the greens and the lunch was excellent and reasonably priced.

Thank DP1066
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Surprisingly scenic 18 hole course and in good condition, given that it meanders through the town. Good value day out - everything available for hire. The old colonial style clubhouse adds to the charm of the experience. Beware the sunburn - felt like an English...More

Thank tduncanross
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Played this interesting but tight course yesterday with my wife and thoroughly enjoyed the clubhouse and the interesting layout. The two caddies we had added some local flavor and it was great having some course knowledge and not having to carry a bag on a...More

Thank Jeremy F
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

The course is just off the main street, which gives it a unique feel - some holes with people about and watching, crossing the course on public paths and also playing over roads. It's a tight, tree lined, natural course, with overall fairly gentle undulations,...More

Thank Surfthemaze
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We popped in here to find my husband’s great great great uncle’s grave, which, curiously, is within the grounds of the golf course. He went to Ceylon, as it was then, in the 1840s, and sadly didn’t make it home.

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Response from CaptainGoffy | Reviewed this property |
Try direct contact by email for your answer. There is a web site and they replied to us before we went out. I am almost certain there were clubs for hire when we were there recently but we took 2 half sets in one bag in our... More
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Response from Anwar S | Reviewed this property |
one may pay green fee and rental for gears to play. no problem
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