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3.6
805 Reviews (805)
5 Stars
135
4 Stars
396
3 Stars
168
2 Stars
74
1 Stars
32
Conditions
3.5
Value
3.6
Layout
4.0
Friendliness
3.9
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.1
75.0%
Recommend this course
629 out of 805 reviews
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Average Rating
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3.6
147 Reviews (147)
5 Stars
32
4 Stars
63
3 Stars
25
2 Stars
14
1 Stars
13
Conditions
3.5
Value
3.5
Layout
4.0
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
3.8
72.8%
Recommend this course
107 out of 147 reviews
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Average Rating
Avg Rating
3.5
238 Reviews (238)
5 Stars
46
4 Stars
96
3 Stars
49
2 Stars
30
1 Stars
17
Conditions
3.4
Value
3.4
Layout
3.9
Pace
3.8
Amenities
2.8
StaffFriendliness
3.8
69.3%
Recommend this course
165 out of 238 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Resort
Par 72
Length 6881 yards
Slope 152
Rating 73.6

Twenty seven championship holes await travelers visiting south Florida's scenic beaches. Grand Palms Golf & Country Club in Pembroke Pines also offers three nines: Royal, Sabal and Grand. All three are famous for having some of the best greens in the area, and the golf courses are played in three separate combos. The Grand/Royal 18, designed by Ward Northrup, comes in at 6,881, most of which is blanketed with palm trees and tropical foliage. The longest and most challenging of the Grand Palms' golf courses, Grand/Royal features some especially memorable water holes. A tight layout with raised greens (perfect for testing your shot-making talents), beware the Grand's bunkers, strategically placed along the greensides.

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Course Details

Year Built 1965
Golf Season Year round
Architect Ward Northrup

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Bar, Restaurant

Available Facilities

Lounge, Meeting Facilities, Banquet Facilities, Spa

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Available Sports

Fitness, Tennis

Reviews

3.6
805 Reviews (805)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 18
Watching the Game 10
Brunch 7
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 41
Narrow Fairways 25
Bunkers 24
This course/club is great for:
Locals 26
Playing Multiple Courses 21
9-Hole Rounds 16
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 25
At a Resort 19
In the 'Burbs 16

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Reviews 2
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Decent course

I played this course several times and I enjoyed playing. I noticed some improvement on the course and one of them was green.
I paid $30 for twilight and I believe I got a good deal.
If you live Pembroke area, I would recommend playing this course.

Thank you.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 47
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

greens sanded

Sanded greens as wells punched greens should be ok in two weeks

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Greens on maintenance

Greens in maintenance being aired very slow and difficult to play

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 7
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Deceived and Punched

We where told that the greens were punched 3 weeks ago and they had recovered well. They lied. Not worth what I paid. Wouldn’t go back for awhile

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Greens punched

Don’t go until after mid July. Greens recently aerated, fairways are in rough shape.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 4
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 Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

NO RAIN CHECKS

You can tell when a course has financial problems. Everything is falling apart and they do not provide Rain Checks. Sad that even though the rain started on the second hole they would not provide rain checks. It rained for hours. Very cold attitude with no amenities. The staff seemed to have bad attitudes.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Not worth the money

Greens are spiked and sandy but they dont tell you that when you book a tee time. No starter. Unfriendly staff, especially the club house guy. Not food at the bar (just lunch boxes). No beer cart. The ice/water machine is broken. I have played there for years but this was my first time after the pandemic. Not coming back anytime soon.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Nice Course, but Overpriced

On May 29th, 2021, I played this course with two clients and it was $70 for each player. This is outrageous, especially considered what's offered. Way overpriced and will be seeking other courses at a more reasonable cost during summer season.

Conditions Average
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 20-24
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great time

I had an amazing day playing at Grand Palms, the course is a bit challenging but that made it fun. Everyone was super friendly and helpful. BUT today was 90 degrees and you can’t bring your own cooler, there is no beer girl on the course. If you wanted a beer you had to wait to get to the Clubhouse. They give you the beer on ice in a plastic bag, my shoes and head covers got app wet. If I had my own cooler this wouldn’t happen. But I still enjoy it and would return for sure.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

too expensive for what you get

New carts. There is NO GPS in carts. The sable greens were still recovering from recent airation.
Thus, slow and bumpy. Royal is in good shape. Great staff. But they need to reduce greens fees. Way to high, for summer golf ($55) They do have a $25 walking fee. Unlimited walking play on one of their 3 nine hole courses. No walking carts byo.
NO on course refreshments.

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Challenging

I really like grand palms, 3, 9 hole courses, they choose two for you ...as a 18 handicap golfer grand palms is a great place to be challenged .not too long off the silver tees where a hacker can still get to the greens( which are fast and tricky) ...several holes require lay ups so you much manage the course well

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 32
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart
Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
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