Overview of golf course named Montagu at Fancourt

Montagu at Fancourt

George, South Africa

Details

Holes

18

Par

72

Built

1993

Type

Parkland

Architect

Gary Player, David McLay Kidd

Access

Hotel resident only

The Montagu, one of three courses at Fancourt Country Club, became recognized as one of the best in South Africa soon after opening over two decades ago. The design by Gary Player and club owner Hasso Plattner nevertheless left a little bit to be desired, so David McLay Kidd, whose father Jimmy superintended Gleneagles for twenty-five years, was brought in to brush things up. Thus adjustments were made to account for the encroachment of development on a number of holes, in particular the 1st and 9th. Most competitions at Fancourt tend to take place on the Links Course, but some venues, specifically the Dimension Data Pro-Am, make use of all three. The club is private, so play is by invitation only. All of the facilities and amenities are top-quality; the grounds include a brewery, a vineyard, a berry farm and a cheese-processing facility.

Community

Followers

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Golfers who played here

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29

Reviews

4.3
based on 11 reviews
Fabulous
6
Very good
4
Good
0
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Poor
1
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Golfclub Dreibaumen e.V.
Hcp 11 31 courses played
Fabulous
2 July
I played all 3 places (with The Links). Great interesting holes & great resort.
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Semlin Am See Golf Resort
Hcp 5 4 courses played
Very good
February 02, 2018
nice
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Albums

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Cover pictures (5)

8 Apr 2016
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Cover pictures (5)

8 Apr 2016

Events

Hosting golf course for the event: South African Inaugural Championship
South African Inaugural Championship
Montagu at Fancourt
10 April 2016
Hosting golf course for the event: World Amateur Tour - South African Inaugural Championship
World Amateur Tour - South African Inaugural Championship
Montagu at Fancourt
25 - 27 February 2015
Hosting golf course for the event: South African Inaugural Championship
South African Inaugural Championship
Montagu at Fancourt
10 April 2016
Hosting golf course for the event: World Amateur Tour - South African Inaugural Championship
World Amateur Tour - South African Inaugural Championship
Montagu at Fancourt
25 - 27 February 2015

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