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53 Reviews (53)
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1 Stars
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Conditions
3.0
Value
2.3
Layout
2.2
Friendliness
2.5
Pace
4.6
Amenities
2.7
39.1%
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About

Holes 18
Type Private
Par 54
Length 2610 yards
Slope N/A
Rating N/A

Course Details

Year Built 1964
Golf Season Year round
Architect Ed Ault (1964)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - $10
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Shirts and shoes must be worn at all times.

Food & Beverage

Food & Beverage

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Lounge

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Reviews

2.2
53 Reviews (53)

What Golfers Are Saying

This course/club is great for:
Beginners 6
Walkers 6

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Reviews 1
1.0
Previously Played

course needs upgrade

I played many times. But, every time I play there something changes for worse. off late the Tees are cris-crossed. overall the area is small for a golf place. They started charging a lot more since last year with out providing any additional or upgrades on the course. Also, the staff is not friendly also, they don't wear any uniforms or they don't seem to have golf etiquette. I do not recommend this golf course to any one.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Walked

Course is in great shape

I grew up playing this course, and it was always up and down in course conditions. But right now they have things in fantastic shape. Tee boxes are well maintained, greens are fast but clean, everything was fantastic. Really impressed.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice par 3 course

It' has been a while since I have played this course. It was good to back and the course is in good shape.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great practice course for irons!

This course is great for a quick round and excellent for practicing your irons. This is a course for beginners to pros with friendly sociable members and forgiving layout. Will keep going back!

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Walked

Much improved

Sterling has always been a fun little layout for duffers (me), beginners, and those wanting to work on their short games. The problem has always been the not-so-great condition. However, they've greatly improved the course, and it now has good tee boxes and greens, and the fairways are now mostly grass as opposed to dirt. A lot of of scrub has been cleared away. I hope they can maintain the improved conditioning through the hot summer months. If you've shied away from playing Sterling because of its past condition, try it now -- you'll be pleasantly surprised. Now if they would just level out some of those badly tilted tee boxes!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Nice par 3 GC

It is a good GC to practice your iron shots and get good exercise.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Fun Par 3

Fun Par 3. Greens in great shape. Tee boxes and rough need maintenance Great value.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Average
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Commented on 04/08/2019

Hello, thank you for taking the time to review our course, Sterling Golf Club, and for the 3 stars. We greatly value your feedback and appreciate your review. We hope that you enjoyed playing our golf course and that you will continue to see improvements in the course conditions the next time you are with us.

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Hidden gem

Challenging par 3 course. Can't beat the value. The staff are extremely friendly. Try it. You'll like it.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Great practice for irons and wedges

This course is great practice for irons and wedges. The greens are forgiving and everything is well taken care of. Through golf now unless you get a hot deal it's not worth it. Just call them or you'll just be paying $6-10 extra in a convenience fee. Also through golf now they'll just toss you in rotation so expect to have people watching you tee off waiting.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 38
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0

Fun track!

Always enjoy coming out to Sterling Golf. Fun mix of holes ranging from 90 yards to a couple tough holes at 180-200 yards. Been playing this course for a few years and it’s a nice treat. If it is empty, I can usually come out and walk 18 holes in under 2 hours at twilight and I can’t think of anything more relaxing! They keep the course in relatively decent shape. Tee boxes recently (last couple years) got re-sodded and they are always in good shape. In the winter time, they move the “tees” and so it’s usually teeing off in less than ideal conditions but it is worth it so that the main tee boxes are good for the spring and summer months. Bar has a nice selection of adult beverages to enjoy on the porch after a round.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 9
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

Sterling Park

Had hoped to be able to use a cart because the last time I played with Brother-in-law there he got too tired to finish. This is a short par 3 course, a very good place to work on the short game. After a downpour the night before and continued rain for about a week, there were NO CARTS allowed. HOWEVER, we were fine because there was no crowd and we sat down to rest between holes. Only had to let 2 folks go through. On on each nine. Course was in great shape and we had a great time.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good par 3 course for the money

I have heard a lot of people talk bad about this course, but for $20 to walk and play 18 holes in about 2- 2.5 hours you can’t beat it. The course is a bit narrow so just be careful for oncoming balls. I like the course, lets you work on your short game and again $20. Not my first time there and will be going back

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

Excellent Par 3 Course

Great layout - Easy to walk - greens in excellent shape. Great value.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 9
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

Great way to work on short game

18 Par 3 holes with a few longer holes (196 yds). Greens herein decent shape for an inexpensive venue.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Extremely Easy
Played On
Reviews 25
Handicap Don't know
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 6
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Good weather
Walked

Nice day for 18

The kiddos and I when out for 18. Great course.

The markers could have been a little better, but it might have been us.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 25+
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Poor weather
Walked

no water

as it was almost 90 degrees outside I was shocked to find no water buckets on the course at all as usual. when I asked the starter he simply said we are working on new buckets. horrible to not provide water for anyone, or even tell golfers there is no water on the course

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Fairly Easy
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