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4.3
333 Reviews (333)
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3 Stars
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1 Stars
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Conditions
4.3
Value
4.3
Layout
4.4
Friendliness
4.6
Pace
4.3
Amenities
3.9
94.1%
Recommend this course
318 out of 333 reviews
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4.3
17 Reviews (17)
5 Stars
10
4 Stars
4
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0
1 Stars
1
Conditions
4.0
Value
4.3
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.1
StaffFriendliness
4.6
88.2%
Recommend this course
15 out of 17 reviews
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4.3
63 Reviews (63)
5 Stars
32
4 Stars
21
3 Stars
6
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
2
Conditions
4.3
Value
4.3
Layout
4.4
Pace
4.4
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.5
92.1%
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58 out of 63 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Links
Par 72
Length 6507 yards
Slope 133
Rating 72.7

The Ledges Golf Club in South Hadley is tucked away in the Pioneer Valley, an area of western Massachusetts known for its lush, rolling hills. It is a favorite amongst locals since it is one of the best values in the region. The course enjoys scenic views that stretch to Mt. Tom and the Holyoke Range. It is on the shorter side at just over 6,500 yards from the back tees, but the dramatic changes in elevation make it seem much longer. Most of the greens are raised with steeply sloped sides, making accuracy essential since missing them by even just a few feet will result in a serious penalty. The golf course has a heavily wooded front nine that seamlessly transitions into a more open back nine featuring links-style holes. The Ledges is a shotmaker's course that offers several interesting risk-reward opportunities.

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Course Details

Year Built 2001
Fairways Bent Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season April - November
Architect Howard Maurer

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted MasterCard Visa card(s) Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Restaurant

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Meeting Facilities, Banquet Facilities

Accolades

  • Golf Advisor: Top Courses in Massachusetts (2018 #11)
  • Golf Advisor: Top Courses in New England (2017 #25)

Reviews

4.3
333 Reviews (333)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 34
Patio Dining 31
19th Hole Scenic Views 22
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 33
Thick Rough 25
Undulating Greens 23
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 38
Locals 33
Advanced Golfers 27
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 31
Convenient to the City 21
In the 'Burbs 20

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Reviews 3
Handicap 20-24
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4.0
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Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
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Amenities Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
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Commented on 12/01/2020

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, Caseyblue! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Ledges Golf Club!

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Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

A pleasure to play

Love playing The Ledges! The fairways and greens are always in spectacular condition. It is a very fair course to play for all handicap levels, no crazy layouts, no stupid pin placements!
Of my usual foursome, we are all members at another local course which is conveniently located to our homes and where we play in weekday leagues, but the Ledges is our go-to course for at least one weekend a month.
Keep up the good work. Looking forward to Spring 2021 when we'll be back...often!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 01/12/2021

Wow, we are so happy you enjoyed your round, RICH4652022! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 9
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 11/30/2020

Hi, chados1955. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at Ledges Golf Club. We look forward to seeing you on the course soon for another 5-star experience!

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Reviews 20
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Wonderful Course

Course was in excellent shape as they get ready to close for the season tomorrow unfortunately.
Will be sure to play numerous times next season!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
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Commented on 11/30/2020

Wow, we are so happy you enjoyed your round, Caseyblue! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Golfing in November!

Another perfect day for golfing. The course was in good shape however the greens were aerated and the putting was a little tough. Any time you can golf in November is a plus.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 11/23/2020

Your feedback is important to us, cred1080. Thank you for sharing your 5-star experience. We look forward to seeing you again at the course soon! Thanks for choosing Ledges Golf Club.

Played On
Reviews 20
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 11/23/2020

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, Caseyblue! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Ledges Golf Club!

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Ed

Leaves all over the fairway. Lost 3 balls in the middle of the fairway.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 11/23/2020

Hello, u8484010. Thanks for the review. We see you rated the course 1 star and are interested in learning what we can do to improve for your next visit. We take single star feedback very seriously at our course. Please reach out to our team in the golf shop. We always appreciate the feedback. Thank you for playing Ledges Golf Club.

Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
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Commented on 11/23/2020

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, lanskapur! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Ledges Golf Club!

Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Cold weather
Used cart

Not bad for time of year.

greens were bumpy from aeration, sand traps hard sand

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 11/17/2020

Hello, trmgolf. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We strive for a 5-star experience, so we welcome your feedback. We work hard to maintain the course for everyone's benefit, which means aerifying the greens as part of our regular maintenance schedule. The greens will be healed soon and in pristine condition. Please come back soon for the 5-star experience you expect at Ledges Golf Club.

Played On
Reviews 12
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Used cart

nice course

first time...impressed with conditions, challenging enough for my level of gsame, traps need sand tho...will play again.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 11/11/2020

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, dcinct! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Ledges Golf Club!

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 11/09/2020

Hi, bobchak. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at Ledges Golf Club. We look forward to seeing you on the course soon for another 5-star experience!

Played On
Reviews 18
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Commented on 11/16/2020

Hi, PaulAlbano. 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 Ledges Golf Club.

Played On
Reviews 221
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 25 Contributor
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great view course.

The view on the 1,10,18 tee is stunning. The course is in good shape, still recovering from aeration on greens, fairways are good.
Some areas are pretty wet, drainage issues , cart path only slows things down a bit.
Overall in good shape, a bit out of the way but worth the drive.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 11/12/2020

Thank you for taking the time to review us u886278253. Your feedback is valuable, and we look forward to delivering you excellent service again soon. Ledges Golf Club thanks you!

Played On
Reviews 7
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Awful bunkers

Over watered tees and fairways. Great layout, inconsistent conditions from hole to looks

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 10/11/2020

Hello, Steve3289514. Thank you for taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass along your feedback to the staff. Thanks for visiting Ledges Golf Club!

Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 10/06/2020

Hello, u314160220863. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are sorry to see that your overall experience was anything short of 5 stars, but we hope you'll give us another try in the near future. Thanks for choosing Ledges Golf Club.

Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice Courae

Being that it is my daughters first year of playing golf this course was perfect!! Condition of the greens were the amongst the best I’ve played this year. Very nice layout with beautiful views of the Holyoke mountains. Will most definitely be back!

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented on 10/05/2020

Wow, we are so happy you enjoyed your round, kennedybtk! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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