Celtic Manor Resort - The Montgomerie

Newport, UK

Course Description

Designed by Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie, the course measures 6,371 yards and has a par of 69. The front nine takes as its framework the starting and closing holes of the old Wentwood Hills championship course which were not part of the plans for the new course for The Ryder Cup. The back nine has been created from scratch on land that previously housed the 18-hole Coldra Woods academy course.
Throughout the new course, Montgomerie has put his own stamp on the layout. A traditionalist in design terms, the eight-time European No 1 has added deep pot bunkers to give the course a linksy look.
Spectacular views abound with dramatic tee shots over valleys and breathtaking downhill shots. Two long par fives, a number of short par fours and several testing par threes all add up to an exciting and rewarding challenge. 

Course Overview

Par 69 Yards 5186
Holes 18 Type Parkland
Scratch Score 69 Course Record 0
Mens n/a Ladies n/a
Forgiving Yes Hilly Yes
Founded 2007 Members 800
Any Tee No Handicap No
Week Day Fee 40 Weekend Fee 48
Buggy Hire Yes Trolly Hire Yes
Driving Range Yes Spa Yes
Pro Shop Yes Stimp 0
Professional Lee J Barnes Designer Colin Montgomerie
Play Any Time No

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