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4.3
1382 Reviews (1382)
5 Stars
805
4 Stars
356
3 Stars
137
2 Stars
56
1 Stars
28
Conditions
4.2
Value
4.0
Layout
4.5
Friendliness
4.4
Pace
4.4
Amenities
4.0
86.5%
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1206 out of 1382 reviews
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4.3
84 Reviews (84)
5 Stars
45
4 Stars
27
3 Stars
9
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
2
Conditions
4.1
Value
4.3
Layout
4.6
Pace
4.7
Amenities
4.1
StaffFriendliness
4.7
89.3%
Recommend this course
75 out of 84 reviews
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4.4
211 Reviews (211)
5 Stars
125
4 Stars
53
3 Stars
24
2 Stars
7
1 Stars
2
Conditions
4.3
Value
4.1
Layout
4.6
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.1
StaffFriendliness
4.5
88.2%
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186 out of 211 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Private/Resort
Par 72
Length 7849 yards
Slope 147
Rating 77.1
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Course Details

Year Built 2009
Fairways Bermuda with Perennial Rye overseed
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Jack Nicklaus (2009) Chet Williams (2009)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes
Pull-carts No

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Caddies Yes - Forecaddies
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes
Practice Hole Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Yes
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed No
Dress code Appropriate golf attire.

Food & Beverage

Bar, Grill, Restaurant

Lodging

Lodging Available

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Meeting Facilities, Spa, Locker Rooms

Available Activities

Swimming

Available Sports

Fitness, Tennis

Accolades

Reviews

4.3
1382 Reviews (1382)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Patio Dining 79
Drinks 77
19th Hole Scenic Views 69
Course Challenges Include:
Undulating Greens 174
Bunkers 168
Forced Carries 136
This course/club is great for:
Advanced Golfers 139
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 137
A Bucket list/Top 100 Pick 115
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 137
At a Resort 131
In the 'Burbs 40

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Reviews 7
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Perfect weather
Used cart

love this course BUT

down to AZ for annual trip and HAVE TO PLAY DM. the course was a pretty and challenging as always BUT the Greens are NOT in good shape at all. for the money there are courses that are not going through bad greens issues. That being said the course is a MUST PLAY just disappointed that the greens were not good. The undulations are what make these greens and when you are putting them and adding mine field conditions it makes it very difficult.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Dont pay that price for this course

The layout is ok , the rought and the fairway is 4/5 but the greens … the worst greens in the Arizona … we paid 150$ us for this course … and the greens are 1/5 … the speed is not the same on each hole .. the roll is not good and the quality is horrible … it seem to need water …

Go to Ventana canyon or Mountain for this price !!! Sewailo is better too …

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Walked
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

We love all 3 9-hole courses !!

Every year in early November we visit Oro Valley.
This year we played 9 rounds in 11 days, Dove Mountain twice !
Just so beautiful out there, the views, the fairways, good fast greens...

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 16
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Nice Course, But Hard

The course is quite nice, but pretty hard. Was in very good condition. Maybe too hard for high handicap players. Saw a wild pig on the course as an extra highlight.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great But

Maybe its the time of year but the greens were really furry. Almost non golf course like,. Otherwise I had a great experience. I did play two other area courses, One had real greens and the other was just like these. ``````````

Conditions Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Wild Burro was our front nine. It was cart-path only, no one mentioned that at checkIn And they turned on the green side sprinklers on hole nine, making it hard to play. The Saguaro course was better.

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

Jack is devious!

Beautiful desert courses. Difficult and challenging. Great staff and easy to book. Quiet out there with no one pushing behind us or us having to wait. All our own pace. Beautiful winter day. Played Wild Boar (no cart on fairway) and Saguaro - could use cart path and drive on all fairways but #4).

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Our yearly visit

It's the best. Most beautiful enviornment. Be patient, it's difficult for Index 25 or higher....

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
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 Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

The golf course design is great but the greens are far too drastic for the average or even a 2-10 handicap player. Diabolical to be exact. The greens are too small and way too many mounds and slopes all over every green . If the grounds crew cut the greens to run at 10.5 to 12 on the stemp meter they would be unplayable.
But the track and views are spectacular. The staff was very accommodating, friendly and helpful.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Growing into great

The course has reopened Saguaro and Tortolita after refreshing most of the bunkers and all the greens after 20+ years. Saguaro is recovering nicely but cart path only which added at least an hour to the round. Tortolita is lush in the fairways and well recovered enough to allow carts on a 90 degree entry/exit. Obviously pace of play improved greatly but still a 5 hr round.
Great course. Great staff. Look forward to playing here again next time I’m through Tucson.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Beautiful Course

This is a great track for desert golf. My favorite in phx or Tucson.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 107
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 107
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Stephen

Great views of mountains classic challenging dessert course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great course

Great course would of gave higher but they just over seeded fairway on one of the 9s so had to play cart path only on that 9 holes.

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