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1.7
419 Reviews (419)
5 Stars
13
4 Stars
32
3 Stars
86
2 Stars
93
1 Stars
195
Conditions
1.3
Value
2.0
Layout
2.9
Friendliness
3.4
Pace
3.1
Amenities
2.1
19.9%
Recommend this course
117 out of 419 reviews
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1.5
173 Reviews (173)
5 Stars
2
4 Stars
0
3 Stars
15
2 Stars
44
1 Stars
112
Conditions
1.1
Value
1.7
Layout
2.6
Pace
2.9
Amenities
1.8
StaffFriendliness
3.3
10.4%
Recommend this course
18 out of 173 reviews
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1.5
198 Reviews (198)
5 Stars
4
4 Stars
2
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18
2 Stars
47
1 Stars
127
Conditions
1.1
Value
1.8
Layout
2.7
Pace
2.9
Amenities
1.8
StaffFriendliness
3.3
12.1%
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24 out of 198 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Links
Par 72
Length 6804 yards
Slope 123
Rating 71.8
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The Links at Victoria Golf Course
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Course Details

Year Built 1966
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes
Practice Hole Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Cafe

Available Facilities

Banquet Facilities

Reviews

1.7
419 Reviews (419)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 10
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 13
Plays Long 12
Forced Carries 10
This course/club is great for:
Locals 21
Walkers 17
Beginners 14
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 29
Near the Airport 10

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Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Save your money

Everything about this place besides the greens was beyond unbelievable. The fairways are pure dirt and rocks. Even the woman who worked the snack bar was extremely extremely rude and had a nasty attitude. Save your money and go somewhere else. Wouldn’t pay 15 bucks to play this course again.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great value, just be patient with the holes

We’re like the layout of the course, traps, holes. Tees were good, greens good. But those fairways! Lost 3 balls into gopher holes.
So, the price was right for the winter golf.

Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 01/20/2021

Hi, germipeck! 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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 1
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

fairways are in pretty bad shape.. mostly dirt!
But the greens are in perfect condition

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 01/20/2021

Hi u314161152136. 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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course. We hope to see you again in the future.

Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Just for fun or practice

The fairways are in pretty bad shape but the greens are good and the layout is fine. It's a great course if you're just wanting to get out and have some fun or just practice a little. Some fairways are difficult to find grass but good practice to hit from hardpan. Due to the condition, the play moves very fast so I finished 18 in under 3 hours.

As long as you know in advance that the course is in a rough condition, just enjoy a quick round and take it for what it is.....

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 01/20/2021

Hi captleroy. 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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course. We hope to see you again in the future.

Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Why play this course?

Last time I played was about 15 years ago and back then it wasn't great but now there is only grass on the greens. Not sure why anyone would play this course and the city should do something else with the real estate. Staff though was great and friendly.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 7
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Previously Played

Shocking

I hadn’t played Victoria for years. I was surprised there is no fairway grass to be found on the course. Hard dirt is the fairway conditions. The only positive on the course are the greens. Super nice conditions.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Worst Course in California

Literally the worst course you will ever play. Completely dirt fairways with basically cement bunkers accompanied by a million gopher holes on every hole. $37 on a weekday. Absolute robbery by this course. Wouldn’t play here again if it they paid me. Avoid at all costs.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Buyer Beware

The rules are move your ball to a patch of grass since there is very little fairway. The course has given up on any maintenance so it’s only for drivers and putting practice.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
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Commented on 01/07/2021

Hi kanebmedia. 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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course. We hope to see you again in the future.

Played On
Reviews 1
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Bad Fairways

fairways are in terrible condition. greens are good. probably won’t play here again.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 01/07/2021

Thank you for reviewing the course. Let us first start by apologizing for the poor experience you had during your visit. The current condition is by no means the standard we strive to achieve, and we are working towards getting things up to par. Thank you for playing The Links at Victoria Golf Course. We hope to see you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

This course played better 25 years ago

I used to work in this area in the late 90s and we regularly played this course and the fairways were always a challenge but the greens and the tee boxes were always pristine. It appears new ownership has poured all their money into the practice facility and has let the course just go. It is a shame that this course is in far worse shape than it was 25 years ago. The bunkers are no existent. The fairways are parking lots with random standing water everywhere. The greens are just OK. There's more grass on the driving range then there is on the fairway, so clearly grass can grow here, so why don't you throw some seed down and see what happens. It is a crying shame what you have done to this course. Calling it a "Links" course is an insult to Links courses around the globe. You should be ashamed of yourselves.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 01/20/2021

Hi u709333617. 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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course. We hope to see you again in the future.

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 01/07/2021

Hello, kencobos. 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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Where is the grass?

The pictures on Golf Now and Google are very deceiving! Majority of the course is dirt/black sand and it doesn’t allow for a smooth game. To add on, the pro shop did a horrible job of controlling Tee times. People were going off in singles, doubles, triples and etc and it really caused many groups to wait on various holes.

The only thing this course has that I really enjoyed were the greens. Putting was super easy and fun.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 01/07/2021

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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 01/07/2021

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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Fairway is 80%-90% dirt

I booked this course (including cart) without reading their reviews and was unable to get a refund unless the course was closed due to weather conditions. Unfortunately, it rained the day of my booking and course management claimed the course was playable. Upon my arrival, I learned carts weren’t allowed due to the rain so I had to walk. It was difficult to walk a course in mud. 80%-90% of the fairways was dirt with gopher holes everywhere. Thanks to GolfNow support I was refunded. Play only if don’t mind ruining your irons.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
First Time Playing

Do not play!

I wanted to give the course the benefit of the doubt based on its negative reviews. Sad to say they were right. I booked a tee time which included a cart. Due to rain, I called the course to confirm it was open. Well the course was open but without carts, walking only. Since I couldn’t get a refund, I decided to walk it. Little did I know, the course was 90% dirt. I was walking in mud. Don’t play this course. Take my word. I’m not the type to complain but it’s upsetting this course claims the course is playable. Play if you don’t mind ruining your irons.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

The Worst !!

This golf course is the worst golf course in the whole world!!
I guarantee it!!!!!!!
There's only about 10% fairway greens and the rest are all dirt and rat holes.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Only played because everything else was booked.

The worst golf course continues to get worse. Didn't think it was possible.

Very sad

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Poor
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 01/07/2021

Hello, u314160351094. 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 The Links at Victoria Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
1.0
First Time Playing

Calling this a cow pasture is an insult to cows

The fact that they take money is a crime. The fairways were nothing but dirt and mud. Finding grass was a challenge in the ground squirrel village that lives on every hole.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
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