The Scandinavian Golf Club (New course)


4+ (4 gold): one of our top-rated 4-star courses, worthy of 4½ stars.
   The Scandinavian Golf Club (New course) Est. 2011

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The Scandinavian Golf Club (New course): like peas in a pod, both the Old and New championship courses at The Scandinavian lay down a thorough test for your golfing skills in a wonderfully natural golfing environment. The Old may be a little more open, the New a tad more tree-lined, but their DNA is essentially the same. Both courses are rated in the country's Top 5, and both are supported by excellent practice facilities, a fully-equipped academy, and a fabulous award-winning clubhouse.

The rifle-straight short par-5 opening hole on The Scandinavian's New course provides adequate confirmation of what you may have heard from members ... this is a tighter and more tree-lined test of golf than the more open and expansive Old course. That said, the New also offers many wonderfully crafted and stylishly bunkered holes. Water is in play on about half of them, not least at the short par-5 18th, played to what is virtually an island green. There's several long and at times intimidating drives to be made. Some require good length carries, others need to navigate past threatening water hazards, not least at the very testing long par-4 6th.

Within the New course's two nine-hole loops, you'll find an excellent variety of holes, mostly tree-lined, but some in more open rolling terrain. The layout includes a wonderful collection of short holes, arguably more varied than on the Old course. Whereas the par-3 9th seriously brings water into play, the short 2nd and mid-length 13th are wonderfully photogenic par-3s ... as handsomely crafted as you'll find on the property ... or elsewhere in Denmark come to that.

MOST MEMORABLE HOLE: Amongst the more "characterful" holes, the par-4 11th takes a sharp dogleg left, before demanding an accurate approach along a gun-barrel fairway and onto the two-tier green. A little gem of a hole, provided you get your tee shot into the right position.

Stay & Play at The Scandinavian: luxury onsite guest-house accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Making Contact

The Scandinavian Golf Club
Oldvej 3,
Farum, Hovedstaden DK-3520
Denmark
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Office   +45 4817 4020
Pro Shop   +45 4817 4020
Fax

  +45 4817 0951

Email   contact@thescandinavian.dk
Website   www.thescandinavian.dk
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Golf Pro
 
Camilla Brok (PGA, Golf Professional).
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Academy
 
Dansk Golf Akademi, which uses the latest Trackman swing analysis technology.
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland.
 
Designer: Old and New courses designed by Bruce Charlton of Robert Trent Jones II Golf Design.
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Metres 6481 5771 4671
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 76.3 70.7 71.7
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the New course. Also at The Scandinavian is the 18-hole Old course (par-72; 6361 m from back tees; course rating 76.2).
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How2Get There?

4 km NW of Farum / 25 km NW of Copenhagen.

Essential information

Green Fees:
Visitor fee, 18-holes on Old or New course in high season (May/June and Aug thru' Oct): 1,500 kr. Play both courses over two consecutive days: 2,700 kr. Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends during the golf season.  Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: 26 men & women.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities
Excellent
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Did you know?

In and around The Scandinavian's award-winning clubhouse, which spectacularly combines several pitched roofs, you'll find many and various works of art. These have been collected by the club's owners, and are displayed to provoke thought, discussion and the opportunity to take a step back from your golf round ... good or bad as it may have been.

European Tour professional and leading Danish player Søren Kjeldsen has made The Scandinavian his golfing home. Søren turned pro in 1995, qualified for the European Tour via the Challenge Tour in 1997 and has been part of the Tour ever since. In 2016, he and Thorbjørn Olesen became the first Danish winners of the much-prized World Cup of Golf.

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Published Ranking
2018 Golf World rating: 35th best course in continental Europe.
2018 Golf World rating: 99th best Stay&Play golf resort in continental Europe.
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Location

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Latitude: (55.833620)
Longitude: (12.338242)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

The Scandinavian Golf Club Guesthouse 
Oldvej 3, DK-3520 Farum.
+45 4817 4020
www.thescandinavian.dk

The Scandinavian's modern spacious guesthouse can be rented on a daily or weekly basis, and comprises three luxury double bedrooms with private bathroom, and a shared lounge and dining area with open kitchen. It is possible to rent a room in the guest house or the entire house. The rental of a golf buggy is included with each room rental.

Golf at this hotel The Scandinavian (Old and New courses)
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Golf within 10 km No
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Golf within 30 km Kobenhavns (Royal Copenhagen); Rungsted; Kokkedal; Simon's; Royal GC.
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