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Conditions
3.6
Value
4.2
Layout
3.9
Friendliness
4.2
Pace
3.4
Amenities
3.3
76.8%
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Value
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Layout
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StaffFriendliness
4.2
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3.6
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Conditions
3.7
Value
4.2
Layout
4.0
Pace
3.4
Amenities
3.5
StaffFriendliness
4.3
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About

Holes 9
Type Public
Style Executive
Par 30
Length 1734 yards
Slope 87
Rating 29.3
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Monarch Bay Executive Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1982
Fairways Paspalum Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - $8 - $11
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Bar, Grill

Available Facilities

Banquet Facilities

Reviews

3.7
50 Reviews (50)
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Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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First Time Playing

Best 9 hole I’ve played in a while

Beautiful scenery! The course was well kept and we didn’t have to wait at every hole and there was no one on our butt either. The guy in the clubhouse was very nice and helpful. The guy at the booth on the course not so much but it’s ok. Just make sure to keep your receipt to show the guy in the booth after checking in at the clubhouse. I wasn’t aware of the two step check in

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 6
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

Bad sandtraps

sand traps WET and being a public course... many foot steps. Also tee boxes sandy and barren

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 6
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Sand traps need some sand

Good 9 hole course to play. However the sand traps need some sand in them. Mostly hard packed dirt.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 19
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

Always a pleasure at Monarch Bay

I love this 9 hole course, as a relatively new player it truly challenges me and I'm starting to see my score drop as I practice more. I've played Monarch 3 or 4 times this year and usually see either a soccer type of player or a frisbee player on the course. This day it was the players ahead of us who seemed to be moving slower than usual. It's a casual community course so we waited and still had a great time. I'll be back in the hopes of beating my 35 stroke record.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
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Previously Played
Windy weather
Walked

5 some... really?

3 Plus hours for 9 holes? They allow 5 somes?
4 newbies and 1 "regular; golfer... no marshal and
no courtesy.... (play through) It`s a good beginners
9 hole course... but a 5 some? 3 + hrs?

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
First Time Playing

Waste of Time

Ive never had to wait so long to tee off at every single hole. It took 5-6 hrs to play this course due to having to wait to tee off at every hole. Management needs to figure it out.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 19
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great 9 hole game this afternoon

Hooked up with two other players, great attitudes with varying levels of experience. Not ver busy today so a couple of mulligans were taken. Fairways were in great shape, greens were even better. Will absolutely return especially through Golf Now’ s Hot Deals.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Walked

Nice course for beginners

9 hole course, greens good... fairways good... tee
boxes need fixing. Crowed for a Thursday... enjoyed the course... by the bay so it was a little windy.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 17
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Walked
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 25+
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

Total mayhem on a weekend morning

Look, I accept the fact that a $25 nine hole round at Monarch Bay is not going to be like a day at Pebble Beach, but the owners should at least make some basic effort to manage the tee times. I paid for a 9:20 tee time on line, showed up, was told that the course was "first come first served" and then watched a bunch of people with no reservations just walk on. I played one hole, stood for 20 minutes at the second tee box and gave up. I note that there were people in front of me who had been told that there was no room on the course until later - they were in line with me at the clubhouse - but they just walked on anyway once they had paid. Total mayhem, and unplayable for people who actually had reservations and has paid. "First Come First Served" should not mean totally unmanaged chaos. Nice little short course but I won't be playing here on the weekend again.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 6
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0

What happened?

I used to play this course semi-regularly to get my golf fix, but at the moment, it’s been trashed.

It seems like they’ve had an invasion of baby geese, so every hole that’s near the drainage pond is wrecked. The tee boxes are un-usable on most holes and there’s goose poop on many of the greens. Also, the bunkers are rock hard.

I’m fine with a bit of dinginess on a course, but this was bad. I hope they can reduce the number of geese and replant some of the tee boxes soon, or at least give us mats to hit off of.

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