Courses near Royal St George's
This gorgeous links has some of the very best greens around. Staged Open Final Qualifying in 2011.
Green fees: Sun-Fri £75; Sat & Bank Hols £85.
Contact: 01797 363355.
Outstanding links next door to Royal St George’s, and the scene of the 1932 Open won by Gene Sarazen. You can now stay on-site in The Lodge which opened in 2012.
Green fees: £60 Mon-Thurs, £90 Fri-Sun, £15 for an extra 9.
2-FORE!-1: Mon & Tues after midday.
Contact: 01304 611118.
Demanding Nick Faldo layout protected by cavernous bunkers. Signature hole is the dinky par-3 17th to an island green.
Green fees: Sun-Thurs £80; Fri-Sun £95.
Contact: 01580 292222.
WALMER & KINGSDOWN
Perched on the White Cliffs of Dover, this belting James Braid clifftop track provides plenty of drama. Chalky turf ensures it’s in great nick all year round.
Green fees: Mon-Fri £40; Sat-Sun £50.
Contact: 01304 373256.