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4.0
559 Reviews (559)
5 Stars
133
4 Stars
282
3 Stars
85
2 Stars
38
1 Stars
21
Conditions
3.7
Value
4.2
Layout
4.2
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.1
Amenities
3.5
88.2%
Recommend this course
478 out of 559 reviews
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4.1
40 Reviews (40)
5 Stars
9
4 Stars
27
3 Stars
4
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.8
Value
4.6
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.5
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.7
100.0%
Recommend this course
40 out of 40 reviews
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Avg Rating
3.9
186 Reviews (186)
5 Stars
47
4 Stars
101
3 Stars
21
2 Stars
12
1 Stars
5
Conditions
3.7
Value
4.1
Layout
4.2
Pace
4.1
Amenities
3.4
StaffFriendliness
4.5
89.2%
Recommend this course
166 out of 186 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Executive
Par 63
Length 3852 yards
Slope 110
Rating 62.5
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Groves Golf Course at The Meadows Country Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1987
Golf Season Year round
Architect Arthur Hills (1987)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
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

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Appropriate golf attire.

Food & Beverage

Restaurant

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Spa

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Available Sports

Fitness, Tennis

Reviews

4.0
559 Reviews (559)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 17
Brunch 8
19th Hole Specials 6
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 44
Undulating Greens 34
Narrow Fairways 30
This course/club is great for:
Seniors 39
Locals 25
Beginners 18
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 36
Near Local Attractions 14
In the 'Burbs 12

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Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

The course was in good shape but it was challenging to find the entrance to the new parking lot

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

A Good Test

This executive course is a real test of both shot making and short game prowess.. With water and steep double-tiered greens on all 18 it requires good club selection & shot making prowess. Normally easy holes can play hard depending on wind direction. Greens are in near perfect shape. Chipping and tee area still need work and are marginal at best. A good test of golf though. Layout is great and the stretch between 14 thru 18 can't be beat!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 10
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 15
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 46
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played

Excellent Greens, Nice Change From Playing Longer Courses

Played early afternoon mid-week round. Tee boxes were a bit rough but rest of course was in decent shape. Greens were not fast but rolled true and speed of all greens was consistent. Course was not crowded but pace of play was very slow because we got stuck behind a threesome who fell several holes behind the foursome in front of them. Had we of teed of one group earlier, or had they let us play through, it would have been a totally different experience. Would definitely come back and actually like this shorter course as much as it’s full sized sibling (The Highlands Course).

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Need colored flags on the greens front back and center.

Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Employees & staff are not always friendly. Non-member, day players like myself are often ignored and treated poorly. They seem to forget that we're paying customers too.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Off season - great value

The weather couldn't have been better. great day on the golf course. Grateful to have such a nice course in the area open to the public.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Played with my wife, a high handicapper.It's a good learning course for her b/c it is not long and the greens are slower than many other courses.
We loved the layout. There are some "gimme" holes, but most of the par three holes require a good shot..
Some of the greens are in sketchy condition, but overall they roll true.
The tee conditions on the red and white tees were well below average.
Overall it's a fun course with extensive Florida wildlife in abundance.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 46
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing

Hidden Gem

Have played the Highlands Course @ The Meadows many times and enjoy it very much. Tried The Groves Course for the first time and find that it was in much better condition than Highlands with far more interesting greens. Although a much shorter course than I’m used to, it never seemed as if we were playing an “executive course”. Holes were fair and interesting. Greens (especially on the par 3’s) are large and undulated, allowing for a wide range of hole placements and yardages. Will definitely come back.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Greens were in great shape. The red tee boxes in poor shape but that seems to be pretty standard at most courses.

Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
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
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Tough Test of Golf

Great layout. There is water somewhere on every single hole. Virtually every green has two tiers placing a premium on the proper club selection. The sand in the bunkers are perfect..A good number of holes are laid out such that they are either down wind or upwind of the prevailing breezes which again places a premium on proper club selection. The greens are in pretty good shape but tricky to read due to the difficult combination of grain and slope.. Upgrain/upslope they are slow but down grain/down slope they can get quick. The course would get a 5 star rating if the chipping turf around the greens were in better shape. Don't let the 4200 yard layout from the blue tees fool you., it is very tough to shoot in the low 70s here. For the value it is a fun test of golf.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 17
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Groves

Greens were in good condition. A few of the fairways were in tough shape. Overall nice course

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

Nice course to adapt to Florida Golf conditions

Nice place to warm up your game and adapt to Florida golf courses. Kudos to Ranger/Starter Mike for the excellent guidance and help. Nice cart amenities. Greens seemed a little slow but maybe thats just the way it is. Nice for dialing in the irons. Worth the money.....

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