Anahita Golf Course rated best golf club in Mauritius

The rankings of the best golf club in Mauritius according to golfers, the Golfers' Choice Awards 2016, are known!

19 APRIL 2016, AMSTERDAM
Summary
Golfers have awarded Anahita Golf Course with the title of best golf club of Mauritius in 2016, with an average rating of 9,53. The Golfers' Choice rankings are compiled based on 300,000 reviews from golfers across Europe on Leadingcourses.com.

Anahita Golf Club wins inaugural Golfers' Choice Award in Mauritius
Over 250,000 golfers visit Leadingcourses.com each month. Based on their rankings, Anahita Golf Course, with an average rating of 9,53, has been voted 'best golf club overall' in Mauritius in the Golfers' Choice Rankings. The rankings for best golf club are compiled based on numerous aspects influencing the quality of the golf club, such as the golf course itself, the overall impression of the club, maintenance, facilities such as practice facilities, clubhouse and the perceived value for money.

Anahita Golf Course is set between land and sea. This challenging golf course designed by golfing legend Ernie Els is a 6,828-meter, 18-hole, par-72 championship course with large fairways and five sets of tees. Built to USGA standards and managed by Four Seasons, it is the first of its kind in Mauritius. Six stunning ocean front holes culminate in a final shot that is among the most spectacular in the world. Carefully woven into the tropical sanctuary, the course is set against lush mountains and fringed by a vast crystal-clear lagoon.

Visitors praise the scenery and the quality of the golf course and the excellent service that is provided. User nadine besse2 writes: "A stunning golf course in a beautiful setting", and user pdvo says: "Very hospitable club. We even got a nice drink and delicious homemade cookies before we teed off."

Dominique Di Daniel, General Manager at Anahita The Resort is delighted that Anahita Golf Course has been voted Best Golf Club in Mauritius. We are proud that the Anahita Golf Course has been selected and is recognized as being the number 1 golf club in Mauritius. This Golfers’ Choice Award is a remarkable achievement for both Anahita The Resort and the Golf Club. It highlights the great job carried out by the whole team since the opening of our Ernie Els golf course. We wish to express our treasured gratitude to all our partners and guests for their valuable trust. We shall keep doing our utmost to provide a pleasant and enhanced golfing experience to all.

Number 2 in the inaugural Golfers' Choice Rankings in Mauritius is Ile Aux Cerfs Golf Club. This course designed by Bernhard Langer covers 38 hectares on the southern half of the Ile aux Cerfs island with the holes snaking up and down the length of the island, boasting naturally undulating topography, volcanic rock outcrops, lakes and gullies, and a variety of tropical trees and plants. Ile aux Cerfs Golf Club is rated with a 9,17. Number 3 in the rankings is Heritage Golf Club. This 27-hole golf complex which was designed by Peter Matkovich and opened in 2004. It comprises an 18 hole championship golf course, a 9 hole Par 3 course and exceptional practice facilities. It is rated with a 9,12. Belle Mare Plage Golf Club - The Links is rated as the 4th best golf club in Mauritius and Tamarina Golf Club completes the top-5.

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Every year numerous rankings circulate, announcing the best golf courses in a specific country. The Golfers' Choice rankings of Leadingcourses.com stand out because they are based on the opinions of actual golfers, all of them available online at any time. This makes these rankings the most up-to-date, transparent and independent in the golf industry. Rankings are only compiled if enough reviews have been gathered for that specific country. In 2016, rankings will be published for The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, France, Sweden, Turkey, Cyprus, Portugal, Wales, Scotland, Morocco, Tunisia, Spain and the United Arab Emirates in addition to Mauritius.

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At the end of 2015 more than 300,000 reviews of golf courses (in eight different languages) were available on Leadingcourses.com. All reviews on Leadingcourses.com are verified and manually approved by a dedicated content team. Golfers who have reviewed multiple golf clubs receive a higher status and his or her review will therefore have more weight (and thus impact) in the overall score of a club. To avoid any manipulation of its rating, various checks and balances are in place to track and signal questionable conduct by users. A golf club is only included in the rankings if they have received sufficient reviews.

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"The Golfers' Choice rankings of Leadingcourses.com stand out because they are based on the opinions of actual golfers, all of them available online at any time. This makes these rankings the most up to date, transparent and independent in the golf industry." Jeroen Korving, Managing Director Leadingcourses
"We are proud that the Anahita Golf Course has been selected and is recognized as being the number 1 golf club in Mauritius. This Golfers’ Choice Award is a remarkable achievement for both Anahita The Resort and the Golf Club." Dominique Di Daniel, General Manager Anahita The Resort
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