Overview of golf course named The Links at Fancourt

The Links at Fancourt

George, South Africa

Details

Holes

18

Par

73

Built

2002

Type

Links Course, Open Country

Architect

Gary Player

Access

Hotel resident only

The so-called Links course at Fancourt Country Club, it must be observed, is nearly ten miles from the coast, and the land was never covered by water, but it is an awfully good imitation of a links. Gary Player knows the great links courses of England, and has brought his learning to bear in recreating the details. The layout he created in conjunction with designer Phil Jacobs and Fancourt owner Hasso Plattner features fescue-covered artificial dunes, obscured shots, narrow targets and, at least in the warm season, fairways that are solid and quick; by a happy coincidence, the area is also subject to the kind of strong winds associated with links play. The course is sufficiently challenging to have attracted the 2003 Presidents Cup, the 2005 South African Open and the 2012 Volvo Golf Champions European Tour. Fancourt has made sustainability a goal and prides itself on being a Certified Audubon Cooperation Sanctuary.


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Reviews

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Golfclub Dreibaumen e.V.
Hcp 11 31 courses played
Fabulous
2 July
Mein Favorit ! Wiederholt gespielt. Ein wirklich toller Platz.
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Golf Club Domaine Imperial
Hcp 18 2 courses played
Fabulous
May 03, 2018
Really nice place loved it.
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Events

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Hosting golf course for the event: AMATEUR  EXCELLENCE TOUR
AMATEUR EXCELLENCE TOUR
The Links at Fancourt
1 - 11 November 2018
Hosting golf course for the event: Word Amateur Tour - The Tour Championship
Word Amateur Tour - The Tour Championship
The Links at Fancourt
28 Nov - 2 Dec 2018
Hosting golf course for the event: AMATEUR  EXCELLENCE TOUR
AMATEUR EXCELLENCE TOUR
The Links at Fancourt
1 - 11 November 2018
Hosting golf course for the event: Word Amateur Tour - The Tour Championship
Word Amateur Tour - The Tour Championship
The Links at Fancourt
28 Nov - 2 Dec 2018
Hosting golf course for the event: South Africa - Culture and Golf
South Africa - Culture and Golf
The Links at Fancourt
25 Jan - 6 Feb 2018

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