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3.9
822 Reviews (822)
5 Stars
171
4 Stars
400
3 Stars
152
2 Stars
57
1 Stars
42
Conditions
3.5
Value
4.2
Layout
4.3
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
3.9
Amenities
4.1
84.8%
Recommend this course
687 out of 822 reviews
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Average Rating
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3.7
78 Reviews (78)
5 Stars
21
4 Stars
31
3 Stars
12
2 Stars
7
1 Stars
7
Conditions
3.3
Value
4.1
Layout
4.2
Pace
3.9
Amenities
4.2
StaffFriendliness
4.5
74.4%
Recommend this course
58 out of 78 reviews
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3.9
189 Reviews (189)
5 Stars
58
4 Stars
88
3 Stars
25
2 Stars
9
1 Stars
9
Conditions
3.6
Value
4.2
Layout
4.3
Pace
4.1
Amenities
4.1
StaffFriendliness
4.5
83.6%
Recommend this course
158 out of 189 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Style Traditional
Par 72
Length 6641 yards
Slope 126
Rating 70.5
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Forty Niner Country Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1961
Fairways Bent Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect William F. Bell (1961)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Caddies No
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Collared shirt and bermuda shorts required. No denim.

Food & Beverage

Bar, Restaurant, Beverage Carts

Available Facilities

Banquet Facilities

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Available Sports

Fitness

Reviews

3.9
822 Reviews (822)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 57
Dinner 36
Brunch 34
Course Challenges Include:
Narrow Fairways 48
Bunkers 47
Water Hazards 24
This course/club is great for:
Locals 68
Seniors 53
Walkers 39
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 53
Convenient to the City 38
In the 'Burbs 38

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Reviews 3
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Confusion atthe start.

Like i said, no starter and thecarts were lining up when they felt like it. Once a starter showed up it was ok. Very slow at first, but then picked up as we went.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 12
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

GREAT COURSE

I am new and this was somewhat challenging for me. The staff was friendly. The carts were clean. Wasn't terribly expensive. Definitely recommend.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Walked
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 10
Handicap 20-24
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
1.0
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Previously Played

Grass

Whenever there was grass in Fairway it was way overgrown. Especially close to greens.
Many holes were cartpath only for some unknown reason. The tee boxes and greens were actually pretty good but in between not.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Not recommended

Despite reseeding over a month ago, conditions are very poor - very long grass where I easily lost my ball in the fairway (twice) or dead grass. Carts are new but my battery was already dying (for a morning tee time). I've often had my cart die on me over the past five years. It is a course for the 90 year olds who live on the course - they can drive wherever they want (including on the greens) and play slowly (don't dare pass them). When we get to the tee box, we could hit not just the group ahead of us but the group ahead of them. It used to be a best buy in Tucson decades ago but it has failed once and I hear is having financial problems again. It is a hard mud hole of a course. Other reviewers say the same thing. My girlfriend most hates being sprayed with recycled water due to them watering throughout the day (making mushy swamps everywhere). I am done forcing friends to play here (they don't like it either). Sewailo, Starr Pass, and Arizona in the summer and city courses in the winter are the best buys in Tucson, far better buys than this course.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

So-so

Was happy to get a tee time on a Saturday afternoon and the pace of play was very good because a tournament was just ending. Course conditions were not good but with all the play and the warm weather the fairways and greens showed the wear. Bunkers were a little sloppy where the grooming machine exited. Cart was brand new but still had food in it from the previous user. I think they were very busy but someone should have cleaned it.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 10
Handicap 20-24
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Course is in pretty good shape. A couple of hole did not take the reseeding and there is ground under repair. Got caught behind a super slow group. the good thing was I was paired with a couple of other Veterans on Veteran's Day. Great camaraderie and conversation.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 22
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

A Wonderful Day Cut Short

The course layout is excellent with a great deal of diversity between holes. The gentleman starter was welcoming and very efficient. It was my fault that I only allowed 41/2 hours for the round as I had an appointment and unfortunately after 41/2 hours we had only completed 161/2 holes. My bad as it was a beautiful day on a challenging course. The new golf electric carts are wonderful and previously I have found the 19th hole a very pleasant post golf watering hole.
Any day on the golf course is a good day.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Wet Wet Wet

Who is managing the course. Look at hole 11 the fairway is dry and it resembles the rough on most other courses.
On number one I had to have someone push the cart out of a mud hole. Every shot the ball had to be cleaned and
and replaced on the course. 49ers is not ready for prime time.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 17
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played

Horrible conditions

It was a muddy mess especially in the fairways. Tee boxes overgrown and a mess as well. They were running the sprinklers, despite the mud trenches on every fairway. This time of year, courses should be much better condition than this..don't waste your money.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Played On
Reviews 60
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 500 Contributor
Previously Played

Prepping for winter play

Course in early reseed and surprisingly good. Fairways are inconsistent and splotchy (some cart path only to help). Some very green, however long and you can lose a ball almost anywhere.
Greens very good, fast, smooth. Hope they remain so, the best part of course now.
New cart fleet is nice, clubhouse accommodating.
Great price for winter golf, no waiting, beautiful views, and interesting river valley setting. Can get busy, we lucked out on a Sunday with an open course. Will be returning.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
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