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The Wilds at Salmonier River

299 Salmonier Line | Route 90, Holyrood, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 2R0, Canada
+1 709-229-5444
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Great course

While visiting Newfoundland I have played a number of courses. The Wilds was in great shape... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
James S
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Riner, Virginia, United States
via mobile
Amazing natural beauty, horrible groundskeeping

This golf course is carved along the Salmonier River although the river only comes into view along... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
NLtraveller01
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Bay Roberts, Canada
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The Wilds Golf Resort is a beautiful getaway just 30 minutes outside the Capital city: St.John's. We have a 3.5 star hotel with 39 rooms, Executive Chalet with 3 bedrooms & lots of privacy. We have 4 star villas overlooking our signature 18 hole golf course. we have 40 unit RV park & specialize in Weddings & corporate retreats.We have a large deck on back of the hotel & heated swimming pool that overlooks our 18th hole. It is a piece of heaven on the World famous Irish Loop with tons of things for travelers to do. We have a restaurant, Private dinning room & fully serviced bar with pool table & shuffle board.
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  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
2 Oct 2017
“Great course”
1 Aug 2017
“Amazing natural beauty, horrible groundskeeping”
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299 Salmonier Line | Route 90, Holyrood, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 2R0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

While visiting Newfoundland I have played a number of courses. The Wilds was in great shape, scenic and fairly challenging. It has a couple of blind holes which I was told about ahead of time. On the day I played, wind was another challenge. A...More

Thank James S
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

This golf course is carved along the Salmonier River although the river only comes into view along #9. Most of the holes are challenging with elevation changes, marshlands, gorges and significant wind all playing their roles. The natural beauty is fantastic! But the course is...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Found this place by accident. Very nice friendly people. Room was very nice. Not far from St Johns nice golf course pool was very clean.

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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We booked our rooms months in advance, to ensure we have a room near the convention we are to attend! When we arrived to the resort, we found out they have given our reservation away, they then lied to us and tried to convince otherwise....More

Thank Nicholas P
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We wanted a day of golf on our tour of Newfoundland and this golf and stay day was perfect. Clean & modern accomodations, friendly staff and a great pub with tasty food. The course is challenging or should I say was designed by a sadist!...More

Thank Jordan S
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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

My colleagues and I booked some rooms few weeks before our trip because of the good reviews. The place looked very nice from the outside although we noticed afterwards that there were a lot of renovations in the outside and in some of the rooms....More

1  Thank Silvi S
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

We rented this cottage for my parents as it was our Dad's 85th birthday and wanted to treat them to something special. We decided to rent a 3 bedroom and have friends stay with them for the night. We held an open house in the...More

Thank michelewoodford
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

hotel room was standard, sink in bathroom could be updated, otherwise room was fine. Should be taking advantage of the fact there is a salmon river running behind the property that guests could be taking advantage of, maybe in advertising this could be a way...More

Thank travelbug1925
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I normally play this course only once a year and it's usually in great shape. Not so much today. The tee boxes are in really rough shape and the fairways are what the rough usually is, so the rough was really... rough. Oddly, the greens...More

1  Thank Paul D
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

I attended a friends wedding here in July . The setting is beautiful with a surrounding golf course. It boasts a swimming pool for guests. There are also chalets that can be rented as well as the hotel rooms. The meal for the wedding was...More

Thank lovesheldon
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