Houtrak: Long and challenging

Houtrak GCHoutrak Golf Club in North Holland

Machineweg 1b
Halfweg 1165 NB

July 30th, 2013 07:34

Reviewer

First Name Reinout
Last Name Schotman
Handicap 16

Course Review and Comments

Long and technical. For players. Well maintained. My nr 1 course of preference in the region.

Ratings

Date course was played Sunday 30th of December 2012
Price paid for golf 65
Price comments Eur 300 for 3 months unlimited. Played 20x. Normally Eur 65-75 per round.
Course Design Rating
Course Design Comments Course plays long, 6116m from yellow tees, and wind is nearly always a factor. Beware of rough. At times that can be links-styled. Greens are excellent and fast (for Holland). Course is technical and difficult. If you play well here, you can play well anywhere. Par3 14th is a fignature hole. Scenery might be a bit dull on the rest, but players sure will appreciate it.
Course Greens/Fairways Condition Rating
Course Greens/Fairways Condition Comments Well maintained. I played 3 motnhs in autumn/winter. Only few times winter greens. Course is a polder course so in wet conditiones expect some plugged lies.
Course Service Rating
Course Service Comments Friendly staff.
Course Facilities Rating
Course Facilities Comments good driving range and excellent chipping and putitng facilities. Pro-shop seemed smallish and mostly closed. clubhouse is nice and food is good.
Course Overall Rating
Play Again Yes
Recommend Yes

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