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2.8
273 Reviews (273)
5 Stars
32
4 Stars
100
3 Stars
65
2 Stars
37
1 Stars
39
Conditions
2.2
Value
3.2
Layout
3.6
Friendliness
4.0
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.1
54.3%
Recommend this course
181 out of 273 reviews
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2.8
47 Reviews (47)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
11
3 Stars
15
2 Stars
9
1 Stars
9
Conditions
2.1
Value
3.2
Layout
3.7
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.2
StaffFriendliness
4.0
53.2%
Recommend this course
25 out of 47 reviews
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2.6
67 Reviews (67)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
13
3 Stars
20
2 Stars
17
1 Stars
14
Conditions
2.0
Value
3.1
Layout
3.7
Pace
3.6
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
3.9
49.3%
Recommend this course
33 out of 67 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 71
Length 6507 yards
Slope 133
Rating 71.7
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Indian River Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1992
Greens Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Lynn Young

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Caddies No
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire required.

Food & Beverage

Snacks

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Reviews

2.8
273 Reviews (273)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 7
Course Challenges Include:
Undulating Greens 23
Elevation Changes 16
Bunkers 15
This course/club is great for:
Locals 18
Advanced Golfers 15
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 12
This Course's Location is:
Near the Airport 21
Convenient to the City 15
Worth the Drive 12

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Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
3.0
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Previously Played

Crazy layout

This course is laid out over a huge tract of land. You drive your cart through what seems like miles of undergrowth and stunted trees between each hole. Lots of water and few flat lies. There is construction going on next to some of the holes. A couple of fairways and a few greens are in bad shape. Definitely bring the bug spray. Can't expect much more for 37 bucks these days.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Course is in Bad Shape

I have played this many times, and the course is in terrible shape. I like the layout but it’s a shame that the bunkers are unplayable, greens have dead grass and sand almost on every hole. I won’t return until I hear it’s in better shape.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Some holes unplayable

This course has potential but there are numerous holes with no grass in fairways that are completely sad. Every green has missing grass that you cannot putt on. I would not recommend playing this course if you are an avid golfer. The round was not enjoyable whatsoever.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great course

On vacation in SC. Indian river is a great way to golf and relax on a nice course

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

What I expect for a $32 round

Greens sucked, but good layout. Lot of potential

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
First Time Playing

The WORST Course I've ever played!

I'm still in shock how astoundingly awful this course is. There's simply nothing good I can say about it. The tee boxes have very little grass and very few are level. As for the fairways, you get excited when your ball actually lands on grass in the fairway. The 7th fairway has no grass just dirt. The greens resemble the course parking lot surface. They are literally black in spots and your ball sounds like it's being put on a driveway. I got it on a "Hot Deal" but I want that 4 hours of my life back.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great staff, terrible course

The staff, pro shop, and bar were absolutely amazing. Was rather disappointed in the course due to there being complete holes which were 100% sand or just terrible greens all around. Would come back but wouldn’t expect to pay more that $25 for 18.

Conditions Poor
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 20
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Good layout and challenging

I’m felt bad for the course it has a nice layout but it’s seem like nobody taking care of, Green is in very bad condition no green to put only sand, and most of fare way are also damaged

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Bad shape

Tee boxes, ok. Greens, to many dead spots. Fairways, some were ok, but others looked like they didn't even try. Half the cart path was missing.
18Birdies App didn't match the course; apparently switched front side with back side. I was told another app would match, but didn't take the time to load it.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Poor
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Eh

Paid 25 bucks. Greens were horrendous some of them hardly had any grass on them. Bunkers filled with weeds and fairways unrecognizable on some holes I mean what can you expect for 25 dollars at the end of the day. pace of play was great staff friendly. Course has great potential super fun layout sadly without a large sum of money it is impossible.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Decent course.

One hole on the front 9 is in terrible condition but the rest of the course is good.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 25+
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Those dang sprinklers

The fairways on most wholes are really great. The majority of the greens really need some work. The biggest issue about a tee time at 4 pm seems to be that the sprinklers go off a lot by the time that a golfer gets to the back nine. I couldn't even putt on holes 16 and 17 because of standing water on the greens. Perhaps a later watering time would be nice.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
2.0
Previously Played

Bad Shape

This course used to be one of my favorites around Columbia. It has a great layout that can be a lot of fun to play. Unfortunately, it is really bad shape right now. The greens are in need of a lot of TLC. They are lighting fast with a lot of patchy spots. A lot of bad or no grass areas throughout the course. I don't see paying to play there again until it gets to be better shape.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

way better than previous reviews portray

I was very hesitant to book this course after reading previous reviews but I'm glad I gave it a shot. Tee boxes were a little bit sandy and number 7 basically has no grass, however, everything else was fine. Also, number 7 is elevated and goes straight down hill so everyone complaining must not be able to carry the ball 165. Guess there are a lot of golf snobs on here. Greens have some rough spots but were in better condition then I expected, the pins were also placed to make sure they avoided any rough patches. So again, complaints coming from people who are no where near the pin. Overall I like the course and the lay out, I would 100% play here again. There are FAR FAR worse course out there.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good one to sharpen shots

Pace of play is good and you can sharpen your shots in different and challenging layouts

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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