Golf Club Bad Saarow

Silberberg 44a,

Bad Saarow, Brandenburg D-15526

  • Office

    +49 (0)33631 63 300
  • Pro shop

    +49 (0)33631 63 300
  • Fax

    +49 (0)33631 63 310
  • Golf pro

    Greg Gough / Marc Stumpe.

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Relatively flat terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland.

  • Designer:

    Bad Saarow's four golf courses are named after their respective designers: Arnold Palmer (1995), Nick Faldo (1996), Stan Eby (2001) and 9-hole Jake McEwan (2000).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6563
6078
5361
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
75.5
72.7
74.7

At the same location:

The 18-hole courses at Bad Saarow are: PALMER course (par-72, 6563 m from back tees, rating 75.5); FALDO course (par-72, 6468 m, rating 75.2) and EBY course (par-71, 5950 m, rating 71.5). Also the 9-hole MCEWAN Par-3 course (par-27, 1221 m).

Location

Latitude:

52.243826

Longitude:

14.030345

How to get there:

7 km SW of Bad Saarow / 15 km S of Fürstenwalde / 72 km SE of Berlin (Brandenburg Gate).

Golf Club Bad Saarow (Palmer course)

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1992

The Palmer course at Golf Club Bad Sarrow (formerly known as Sporting Club Berlin Scharmützelsee) is one of three contrasting 18-hole layouts at this top-quality golf resort. Laid out by seven-time major champion Arnold Palmer, the course is regarded as an easier-going option than its links-style and heavily bunkered sibling, which was designed by six-time major champion Nick Faldo.

The Palmer course plays through a pleasantly tree-lined environment, where a mix of straightaway and doglegging holes play to large bunker-defended greens. The final green sits in front of the clubhouse terrace. With plenty of woodland separating each hole, many members regard the back-nine of the Palmer as their favourite nine at Bad Saarow.

Stay & Play at Bad Saarow: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

List of courses: Germany - East

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Maximum recommended handicap for Faldo and Palmer courses: 36 (men & women). Higher handicappers are recommended to start in the afternoon. Eby course: 54.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes on Faldo course: Mon-Thur €90; Fri-Sun €110. Palmer course: €70/€90. Stan Eby course: €60/€75.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play rates and packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

The Faldo course at Bad Saarow (formerly Sporting Club Berlin) has hosted several top level tournaments including European Tour and European Senior Tour events (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Sporting Club Berlin).

Where2Stay

  • A-ROSA Resort Scharmützelsee

    Parkallee 1, D-15526 Bad Saarow

    +49 (0)3 363 162 670

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    Surrounded by woods and meadows, the A-ROSA resort is located on the shore of the Scharmützelsee lake. This stylish and spacious resort boasts 190 luxury rooms and suites. A round of golf, a boat tour, spa treatment or a walk through the splendid natural countryside will allow you to relax and find your own personal rhythm.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Bad Saarow (Faldo, Palmer, Eby & 9-hole McEwan courses).

    • Golf within 10 km:

      No

    • Golf within 30 km:

      No

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