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Royal St. David's Golf Club

Snowdonia National Park, Harlech, Wales
+44 1766 780361
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A Welsh masterpiece

Just back from a visit to North Wales, we played and stayed at Royal St. David's, what a fantastic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tom m
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Great course but what's all the fuss...

...about the degree of difficulty? I played it for the very first time a few weeks ago on a warm... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
St Andrews, United Kingdom
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This championship golf course has many things going for it, especially the magnificent scenery highlighted by the vast range of mountains to the north, and historic Harlech Castle casting its shadow from above.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“greens” (21 reviews)
“links course” (12 reviews)
“dormy house” (6 reviews)
Snowdonia National Park, Harlech, Wales
+44 1766 780361
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from a visit to North Wales, we played and stayed at Royal St. David's, what a fantastic track. Yes, the rough is fairly heavy in places which should be expected with the recent wet and warm weather but you have to be fairly...More

Thank tom m
Reviewed 1 week ago

...about the degree of difficulty? I played it for the very first time a few weeks ago on a warm but breezy day with my teenage daughter; certainly a day described as a one-club wind. She shot a gross 72 off the men's tees (both...More

1  Thank monifiethgh
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have been lucky enough to play all the best courses in Wales and this is by far my favorite. A championship links course, in excellent condition in the shadow of a medieval castle with the mountains of Snowdonia in the distance. It just doesn't...More

1  Thank legend1836
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We'd had it tough already on this trip. Aberdovey GC had seen ball stocks depleted significantly the day before so I should have been ready for another expensive day given RSD's reputation. Arriving at a very empty RSD I was feeling pretty good considering the...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Great course and very tough. Lots of tight testing tee shots, bunkers were perfect and the greens were 10/10.

Thank 5MB123456
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I've played this famous course many times over the years. It's location in the dunes between the sea and the town is perfect with castle overlooking the entire course. This years visit enabled me to see some of the improvements made recently which all add...More

1  Thank DodgetheViper
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Set beside the dunes and with spectacular views of Snowdon and the hills and the bulk of Harlech Castle looking down on you this course was a joy to play on a warm calm day, the orchids in the long grass beside some fairways were...More

Thank Normsmith
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Firstly this is a great golf course, great view's and plenty of wow moments from the tee boxes, with a prevailing wind this is a test for any level of golfer who dare to take it on.

Thank Stuart J
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We received an excellent and very friendly welcome as non-members and tourists and had a lovely and good value Sunday roast with great service. The creme egg cheesecake was divine.

Thank mrodley
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Great golf course, great views, friendly staff and a cracking breakfast. What more could a golfer ask for!

Thank scotch-rocks
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