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4.6
576 Reviews (576)
5 Stars
409
4 Stars
117
3 Stars
33
2 Stars
11
1 Stars
6
Conditions
4.4
Value
4.3
Layout
4.8
Friendliness
4.8
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.5
93.2%
Recommend this course
532 out of 576 reviews
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Average Rating
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4.4
37 Reviews (37)
5 Stars
22
4 Stars
10
3 Stars
4
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.1
Value
4.2
Layout
4.9
Pace
4.2
Amenities
4.7
StaffFriendliness
4.9
89.2%
Recommend this course
33 out of 37 reviews
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4.7
90 Reviews (90)
5 Stars
69
4 Stars
15
3 Stars
5
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.5
Value
4.4
Layout
4.9
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.6
StaffFriendliness
4.8
95.6%
Recommend this course
86 out of 90 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 72
Length 7322 yards
Slope 144
Rating 75.8
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Course Details

Year Built 2006
Greens Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Arnold Palmer (2006)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Caddies Yes
Golf School Academy Yes - "Bird Golf Academy"
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Visa, Master Card, American Express
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Collared shirts are required. Shorts must be 'bermuda'-length. Inappropriate Attire: Tank tops, T-shirts, Denim Jeans, Cargo shorts and Cut-offs.

Accolades

Reviews

4.6
576 Reviews (576)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 42
19th Hole Scenic Views 32
Patio Dining 32
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 75
Bunkers 70
Forced Carries 37
This course/club is great for:
Advanced Golfers 58
A Bucket list/Top 100 Pick 39
A Weekend Splurge 29
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 57
Worth the Drive 36
Near Local Attractions 15

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Reviews 32
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Classic Course is Classic!

This course is has a challenging layout and is in very good condition. With a multitude of interesting layout, bunkering and water features in play, add the wind, which was significant and you get a more than fair test forth average player. Outstanding clubhouse and restaurant make for a unique experience.

A must play!!!

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Classic Palm Desert

Nice layout and challenging. Plenty of tee locations for varied skill levels. Greens were slow and bumpy

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Totally enjoyed the course and the day

Loved the entire day. Golf was super. Food snd drinks after perfect. Everyone was professional, helpful snd caring.
Great experience

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Must play course in the Valley

From tee to green this course is consistent in it's impeccable upkeep.
Each hole has it's own distinct layout. You will not get bored.
Greens are quick and true.
Why the PGA stopped including this course on the old Bob Hope tournament is a mystery to me.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great place for next round

Great course , well maintained and manicured. A friendly staff beautiful place to play

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Mickelson was wrong!

This course should be hosting a PGA event!

Great staff, great course! Top 5 Burger I've ever had!

Thanks for the pleasure. Please ship the 210 balls I lost to Cabo San Lucas c/o Dennis

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

End of season, course in poor shape.

I have played this course before and had a better experience.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Overall experience was Excellent

From the moment we arrived until the moment of our departure pure class!! Beautiful course plus nicest carts we encountered on our 9 day golf ⛳️ outing

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

Beautiful course

Course was in great shape, greens were a little slow. Beautiful views of mountains on both sides

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Fantastic course in the desert

Great welcome from staff.
Very good practice facilities.
Fantastic golf course, great layout, great variation of holes.
Challenging but a fair test.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 9
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 Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Spectacular

I’ve played almost every public fee course in the Coachella Valley. Classic Club just jumped to #1 favorite on my list. Awesome layout. Some intimidating water hazards. Holes had lots of character. Greens rolled slow due to being full Bermuda grass, lush in the summer heat humidity. 1 thing that stood out was I did not see 1 single sign of a weed anywhere on the tees, fairways, or greens. Not many golfers out on a Late summer Wednesday, but an agronomist was out on his cart treating the fairways, and keeping the course in stunningly perfect condition.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 17
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Course in tough shape

This is compared to previous times we've played here. Some holes have a lot of patchwork being done to fairways. Due to the stress, they was a lot of water being put down on some of the fairways. As a result, no rollout on tee shots. Wet fairways on those holes made the course difficult. My biggest pet peeve however is that every time you arrived at your shot, the GPS went to an advertisement. We had to wait until the add was finished to check distance to hazards and green. Very annoying. I stopped looking at the GPS after a while, used my laser to get distance just to speed up play. Greens were in good shape, no problems there. Same for bunkers and tee boxes.

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
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