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Royal St. George’s

Royal St. George’s

Royal St. Georges introduction

Founded in 1887 and intended by its founder, Dr William Laidlaw Purves, to be a rival to St Andrew’s in the South of England, St George’s is consistently ranked amongst the leading courses in the World.

The Club occupies a unique place in the history of golf, for it was here in 1894, that the Open Championship was first played outside Scotland.

In all there have been 14 Open Championships played at St George’s, more than any course outside of Scotland.

The Open Championship returns to St George’s for the 15th time in 2020, now postponed to 2021, 11th – 18th July, when the Club will host the 149th Open Championship.

Royal St. George’s Golf Course information

The Caddie Master is a critical part of any round at Royal St. Georges, a position that has been an essential part of running the club for over 50 years. The Caddie Master’s are otherwise known as Wind and Yardage Consultants as the modern day GPS devices are redundant when compared to years of experience, knowledge and enthusiasm about the course they love.

The course is Par 70, 7204 yards private links golf course like no other you will play.

Royal St. George’s Golf Course Location

The Royal St George’s Golf Club located in Sandwich, Kent. The nearest train station is Sandwich, which is serviced by Southeastern. The station is 2557 meters away, 34 minute walk, perhaps a little longer with clubs! a 43 bus does go from the station to near the golf club.


  • Golf Buggies
  • Driving Range
  • Practice Area
  • Pro Shop
  • Putting Greens
  • PGA Professional Tuition

Society & Corporate golf day packages

Society packages start from £200pp, nov 2017 to March and include:

  • Tea, coffee & Bacon roll on arrival
  • 18 Holes of Championship golf
  • Refreshments at the hut behind 12th green
  • 2-course lunch after golf

*in the winter months lunch may be served before golf, tea and sandwiches afterwards.

Corporate Golf day packages are available upon request and include:

  • Tea, coffee & Bacon roll on arrival
  • Use of driving range
  • 18 Holes of Championship golf
  • Longest Drive & Nearest pin competitions
  • Caddie Masters’

Golf packages including accommodation are available upon request.

*1 night Dinner, Bed & Breakfast and 2 rounds of golf
Royal St. George’s
From £ROA/pp 1st November to 28th February 
From £ROA/pp 1st March to 31st April 
From £ROA/pp July, August & October 
From £ROA/pp May, June & September

*Deals are available for accommodation, which is off site

Rates are based on 2 people sharing a room.

Rates are subject to availability and maybe subject to change at any time.

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