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3.2
88 Reviews (88)
5 Stars
16
4 Stars
28
3 Stars
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2 Stars
10
1 Stars
16
Conditions
2.8
Value
3.1
Layout
3.6
Friendliness
3.6
Pace
3.7
Amenities
2.9
62.9%
Recommend this course
57 out of 88 reviews
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2.9
22 Reviews (22)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
5
3 Stars
6
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
6
Conditions
2.5
Value
3.1
Layout
3.8
Pace
3.8
Amenities
2.9
StaffFriendliness
3.6
59.1%
Recommend this course
13 out of 22 reviews
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3.2
53 Reviews (53)
5 Stars
11
4 Stars
16
3 Stars
9
2 Stars
5
1 Stars
12
Conditions
2.9
Value
3.3
Layout
3.8
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
3.6
64.2%
Recommend this course
34 out of 53 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public/Municipal
Par 70
Length 6211 yards
Slope 125
Rating 70.2
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Valley Brook Golf Course
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Course Details

Year Built 1962
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - $10 - $16
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Reviews

3.2
88 Reviews (88)
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Reviews 6
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Nice Municipal Course

Interesting selection of holes, and in fairly good condition for December 2020. A few greens need a bit of work. Will most assuredly play the course again.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 01/15/2021

Hi, We would love to hear more about your 4-star experience on our course. Please tell us what we can do to earn that last star, and thanks for golfing at Valley Brook Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 164
Handicap 15-19
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented on 11/30/2020

Hi, we appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass on your feedback to the teams in charge so they can work to make changes. Thanks for visiting Valley Brook Golf Course. We hope to see you again in the future.

Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart

New course day out

Great course with tricky greens all the way around, mixture of wide open fairways and a few tricky narrow ones. Overall a nice course will go again for sure

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 11/18/2020

Hello, Thank you so much for the great review. We are glad you had an incredible time, and we hope to see you again soon! Thanks for choosing Valley Brook Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 79
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
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Commented on 11/30/2020

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Your feedback is valuable, and we look forward to delivering you excellent service again soon. Valley Brook Golf Course thanks you!

Played On
Reviews 9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 11/30/2020

Thank you for reviewing us, we see you rated the course 3-stars and are interested in learning what we can do to improve before your next round. Feel free to comment on this review or reach out to the team in the golf shop. We always appreciate the feedback. Thank you for playing Valley Brook Golf Course, and we hope to see you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Walked
Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
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Commented on 11/30/2020

Hello, we would love to hear more about your positive experience on our course. Please contact us at (201) 664-5890 to share with us your favorite part of your experience with us. Thanks for golfing at Valley Brook Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 11/30/2020

Hello, Thank you for visiting us at Valley Brook Golf Course. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

Played On
Reviews 17
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Grateful For The Opportunity

I normally would not play here but it was on the way to a vacation destination. I was quite pleasantly surprised by the quality of the course, the challenging nature and the beauty. The staff was very nice and went out of their way to accomodate. The lunch packages were good and the operator was very pleasant.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 11/18/2020

Hello, we want to hear more about your experience with us! Please call us at (201) 664-5890. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 12/01/2020

Hello. Thank you for taking the time to review the course. Please tell us more. The way you have provided your feedback does not offer us any room to grow or change. We encourage you to update your review to fit a more constructive form so we can use your experience to make changes. Thanks for playing Valley Brook Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 11/30/2020

We love hearing about our golfers' experiences. Please tell us more about what you enjoyed during your round. Thanks for choosing Valley Brook Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Course was fine, but in no rush to come back.

Course was playable and fine well from hole to hole. Fairways and greens were pretty inconsistent though, in terms of condition. Some greens were patchy with sand and dry grass, some fairways were muddy and riddled with geese droppings (which I know is no ones fault per say). Before even making it to the 2nd tee box I had two less than friendly interactions with the course ranger. It was gorgeous weather and I played well so it was fun, for what it’s worth, but I’m certainly not in a rush to go back.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 11/30/2020

Hello, we appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. We would love to know how we can earn those last two stars next time! Thanks for playing Valley Brook Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 6
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played
Used cart

Greens on back nine in horrible shape, presumably because of effect of hot summer and heavy rain. Still, fun holes, and sufficient challenges. Not in greatest shape, but, nevertheless, a fun afternoon.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 09/29/2020

Hi, we appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass on your feedback to the teams in charge so they can work to make changes. Thanks for visiting Valley Brook Golf Course. We hope to see you again in the future.

Played On
Reviews 24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Putting on Sand Dunes

Course conditions were really rough. Need some serious watering and maintenance.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 09/29/2020

Hi, thank you so much for leaving us with your feedback. We value our customer experience, so your review is important to us. We will make note and we hope to see you back at Valley Brook Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played

Awful shape

Course was cheap at a hot dea for middle of the day. Course was awful huge patches of dirt fairways were unplayable at certain points. Use to be in great shape a couple of years ago but it’s gone down hill quickly o guess and I won’t be back

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 09/29/2020

Hello, thank you so much for leaving us with your feedback. We value our customer experience, so your review is important to us. Please know the current conditions are by no means the standard we strive to achieve. We will continue to work towards a 5-star experience and we hope to see you back!

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Poor
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 09/29/2020

Hello, thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We see you rated the course 2-stars and are interested in learning what we can do to improve for your next visit. We take customer feedback very seriously at our course. Please reach out to our team in the golf shop and tell us what's on your mind. Thank you for playing Valley Brook Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
1.0
Previously Played

Grumpy staff, poor management, bad value for money

Without any warning before booking, we ended up paying $50+ per person for rude employees and starter, sand all over every green (and they kept dumping more sand during play), and had to play front 9 nine twice. And that was the price for walking.

Again, no warnings before booking.

I know it’s a county course and the bar is low, but this was eye opening.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 09/29/2020

Hello, thanks for the review. We see you rated the course 1 star. We take single star feedback very seriously at our course. Please reach out to our management team and we will make this right. Thank you for playing Valley Brook Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented on 08/26/2020

Thank you for your review. We will pass along your positive experience to our team at Valley Brook Golf Course. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Many holes in awful condition

Feel like Valley Brook has been in worse condition each year that the county has had it unfortunately. I don't think they really know what they are doing. Hadn't rained in days and has been very hot, yet 1/2 the holes were soggy and under water? How about you water it less?????

Many fairways and greens just in unacceptable shape even for a muni course. 12 seemed like there is sewage leaking in the "fairway", 13 looks like a parody account green (and was shut down all last year for a temp), and 14 also in awful shape as usual.

The county top to bottom should be ashamed how they handle the courses and management top to bottom, especially for one of the weather counties in the country!!

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Difficulty Fairly Easy
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Commented on 10/13/2020

Thank you for your reply and it is great to see you guys taking feedback seriously. Some of the courses are in very good shape and I am sure you will turn this one around.

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Commented on 09/29/2020

Hello, njgolfer80. Thank you for reviewing the course. Let us first start by apologizing for the poor experience you had during your visit. Your feedback about the course is important to us. We have projects ongoing to recover the fairways and greens from the water on the course. The current condition is by no means the standard we strive to achieve. We are going to escalate your feedback to our team so we can make improvements before your next game. We will continue to work towards an excellent experience by using your comment for guidance. Thank you for playing Valley Brook Golf Course. We hope to see you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0

Crappy Course (Literally)

Course was in horrible condition. Geese were all over the place and the fairways were covered in goose crap. It's a shame how downhill this course has gone since becoming county owned. Seems like not a single dollar is being invested in maintenance.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 09/29/2020

Hello. Thank you for taking the time to review the course. Please tell us more. The way you have provided your feedback does not offer us any room to grow or change. We encourage you to update your review to fit a more constructive form so we can use your experience to make changes. Thanks for playing Valley Brook Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

soggy

it had rained the day before. this course does not drain quickly, even some of the tees were soggy.
i would rate the greens slightly below average.

Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 09/14/2020

We're glad you enjoyed your 4-star experience with us, please comment or reach out to our team in the golf shop to let us know more about your round!

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