Looking back from the 15th green at The Natural at Beaver Creek Resort
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4.5
178 Reviews (178)
5 Stars
102
4 Stars
60
3 Stars
13
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
2
Conditions
4.4
Value
4.6
Layout
4.5
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.7
Amenities
4.2
97.9%
Recommend this course
172 out of 178 reviews
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Average Rating
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4.6
37 Reviews (37)
5 Stars
25
4 Stars
10
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.4
Value
4.7
Layout
4.6
Pace
4.8
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.7
97.3%
Recommend this course
36 out of 37 reviews
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Average Rating
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4.6
37 Reviews (37)
5 Stars
25
4 Stars
10
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.4
Value
4.7
Layout
4.6
Pace
4.8
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.7
97.3%
Recommend this course
36 out of 37 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Resort
Par 71
Length 6330 yards
Slope 128
Rating 69.2
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Course Details

Year Built 1992
Fairways Blue Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Open: 4/15 Closed: 10/31
Architect Jerry Matthews (1992) Ray Hearn (1992)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Restaurant

Available Facilities

Lounge, Sauna

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Available Sports

Minigolf

Accolades

  • Golf Advisor: Top Courses in Michigan (2015 #18)

Reviews

4.5
178 Reviews (178)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 6
Course Challenges Include:
Elevation Changes 15
Water Hazards 10
Bunkers 9
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 13
Advanced Golfers 8
Group Getaways 8
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 10
Convenient to the City 7

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Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Amazing

Beautiful course. Great conditions. Well maintained. Will be back for sure!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 21
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 21
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

super course

this is my second time there and i wish it wasn’t so far away from home.Holy Moly what a challenge.I’ll be going back soon

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great Day and Great Course!!!

Had a great day and there is a lot of value in golfing here!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 07/23/2019

We're glad you found value in our golf course!

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 07/17/2019

Thanks for the 5-star review! Come play again soon.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Outstanding

Accommodations and golf were amazing. Jodi made our visit amazing. He toured us and gave us great Information on the Resort and golf.

Will return again.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented on 07/17/2019

Hi Josecast23. 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 The Natural at Beaver Creek Resort.

Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Value/Discounts

I have played this course at least 25 times or more in the past years. This course is part of a vacation destination for us and will include it in our courses to play. We have enjoyed the golf discounts and the package discounts of which we have taken advantage of both. However recently the only discounts they seem to offer are the play and stay packages. I would like to see some golf only discounts from time to time. I believe this would increase their course play as well as bring in new players to experience the course first hand.

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

beautiful

The course had beautiful scenery. True northern MI holes with elevations to.make you think

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
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Commented on 07/02/2019

We're glad you enjoyed the scenery the course has to offer!

Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Challenging Course

Course was pretty challenging but a lot of fun. So if you are new to golf, probably not the course to try. Staff was great and course was in excellent condition.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 07/02/2019

We're glad you enjoyed the challenge. We hope you come back for more!

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 07/02/2019

Hello, u1289264132. Thank you for your 5-star rating! Please book another round with us soon.

Played On
Reviews 23
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 07/02/2019

Hello, Mike9081867. 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.

Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
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Commented on 07/17/2019

Thank you for visiting us at The Natural at Beaver Creek Resort. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Picturesque Course

Played four courses in the Gaylord area and this course was excellent. Some challenging holes and would look forward to playing it again. The course was hilly with a lot of different lies. The club house was very nice.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
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Commented on 05/23/2019

Thank you for the excellent review! We're glad you recommend The Natural at Beaver Creek overall for anyone in the area.

Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played

Good course but terrible management play

I’ve played the natural course before. I had no issues as i was one of the only people on the course. Went and played again, there were probably 6-10 cars in the parking lot, but somehow took me 4 and a half almost 5 hours for 18 holes. I was a single riding with my girlfriend and neither of the two foursomes ahead of me let me play through. Nobody was paying attention to the pace of play and it was very frustrating. If u have anybody playing ahead of u, be prepared for a very long round at this course. Otherwise good conditions and challenging course.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 17
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
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Commented on 08/05/2019

Thank you for the excellent rating!

Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented on 07/17/2019

Thank you for the 5-star rating! Be sure to come play again soon.

Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Need better marking

Great course! However, adding 100 yard stacks would help immensely

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
1.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Totally miss managed and outrageous pricing. Hot Dogs were $7.50?????? Talk about price gouging. No rangers on the course to keep play going. Very slow and no help from the course. I would never recommend this course to anyone and am very disappointed that Tree Tops booked this as they are such a class act and a wonderful place to play and stay.

Conditions Average
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Hot deal

Great day for golf. Course was in great condition. 4th time I played it.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Response from on 09/06/2018:
Hello, We're happy to hear that you had a great day of golf. Thank you for your business and look forward to seeing you again in the near future.
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