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Fajara Club & Golf Course (Gambia)

Contact Address:
Fajara Club
Atlantic Boulevard
Kombo Saint Mary
Banjul area
The Gambia, West Africa

Tel no: 4495456 or 4495054

Email: fajara@smiles.gm  


Information:
The club's Golf Course section is an 18 hole par 69 golf course which is unusually placed next to the beach and its greens are more a lighter shade of brown during the dry season. It measures approximately 4,700 metres and tournaments are held on Saturdays and Sundays. Membership fees are around 200 per year and the minimum age to join is 16 with a handicap. Tourists visitors are welcome to play for a fee.



Early in 2008 it had it's yearly 'Captains Day'. More than 40 golfers turned up on this occasion to recognise the accomplishments of the retiring team captain, Mr. Vimal Shah.

The Hash House Harriers (HHH) - Tel no: 4495054 - of Banjul are a group of local runners & walkers who meet here every Monday just before 6pm and is made up of over 1,000 people.

Other Facilities:
Members can also enjoy a number of other recreational sporting facilities such as floodlit tennis courts, squash courts, a swimming pool with sunchairs, a badminton hall, snooker, ping pong tables, a keep fit gym as well as classes in Yoga.

Refreshments are available from the clubhouse bar and restaurant.

History:
The Fajara Club was established before 1937 and in 1948 its location was then in what is now the Banjul Museum.

Directions: Once on the Atlantic Road, from Bakau, go down the south past Francisco's and the Fajara Hotel then turn right where the road ends.
 
 
 
       
 

 
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