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Poorly Maintained Golf Course

My wife and I have been staying at a lovely AirBNB on the Hans Merensky Golf Course, and when we... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2017
Hamish M
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Vancouver
Used to be a golf course!

Last played Hans Merensky about 6 or 7 years ago and looked forward to a return visit. What a... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2016
David B
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Suffolk, UK
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Feb 4, 2018
“The most beautiful hotel in town”
Aug 25, 2017
“Poorly Maintained Golf Course”
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3 Copper Street | Hans Merensky Hotel & Spa, Phalaborwa 1390, South Africa
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

I have to say that this hotel is so beautiful with the golf course,bar and dinning area and their good is nice not to mention the very tasty pizzas they have.its a place to be in

1  Thank Kedibone M
Reviewed August 25, 2017

My wife and I have been staying at a lovely AirBNB on the Hans Merensky Golf Course, and when we arrived we were excited to fit in as many rounds as we could during our visit. Sadly, the course is in horrible shape. The Greens:...More

1  Thank Hamish M
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Visited from 30/12/2016 to 06/01/2017: The Chalet we stayed in was fantastic BUT as for the rest of the facilities/ amenities in Hans Merensky Hotel and Spa - absolutely disappointing. GOLF: Was the worst experience I've had in years. There are no fairways and the...More

2  Thank HassanR743
Reviewed June 12, 2016

Good place to be at - very relaxing, surrounded by bush, animals and of course the famous golf course. Must try!

Thank 204sherylv
Reviewed February 19, 2016

This course advertises itself as golf within the wild. Quite honestly other than the monkeys the only evidence we saw of animals was the dung covering the fairways. And speaking of fairways, they were mostly dirt and dung. No grass! And the greens were slow...More

1  Thank digger
Reviewed February 4, 2016

Last played Hans Merensky about 6 or 7 years ago and looked forward to a return visit. What a disappointment - the course was dry and dusty with poor greens. It is apparent that the irrigation system is failing and in a poor state of...More

Thank David B
Reviewed September 12, 2015

This golf course was a South African icon and was always in pristine condition and for years was used for big local PGA events.. It is a challenging well laid out course and is unique as it borders on the Kruger Park where one can...More

4  Thank 269Michael
Reviewed August 20, 2015

The course is in need of some attention, but if you want a fun game and are prepared to overlook its faults it is worth it. We were a party of 5 golfers and 2 spectators / coaches! We hired 3 golf carts which were...More

Thank lulu008
Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Just visited to have a look and a drink at the golf course. The place has potential but was too quiet for our liking. Also, we did not know if the restaurant was open from seeing the lack of people. Hopefully it will turn out...More

Thank Norman H
Reviewed February 18, 2015

I've stayed, played and enjoyed this unique golf course/hotel twice. Several years ago, this place was a hallmark venue. Staff, rooms, restaurants, and of course the golf course were as good as it gets. Yet, we stayed in Oct, 2014 and found that all has...More

2  Thank RockyAbuDhabi
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