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3.2
402 Reviews (402)
5 Stars
69
4 Stars
125
3 Stars
105
2 Stars
60
1 Stars
43
Conditions
2.9
Value
3.5
Layout
3.3
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.2
63.0%
Recommend this course
270 out of 402 reviews
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3.1
101 Reviews (101)
5 Stars
19
4 Stars
22
3 Stars
27
2 Stars
19
1 Stars
14
Conditions
2.8
Value
3.3
Layout
3.2
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.1
StaffFriendliness
4.2
57.4%
Recommend this course
58 out of 101 reviews
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3.2
130 Reviews (130)
5 Stars
23
4 Stars
36
3 Stars
31
2 Stars
23
1 Stars
17
Conditions
2.8
Value
3.4
Layout
3.3
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.2
StaffFriendliness
4.3
60.0%
Recommend this course
78 out of 130 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 64
Length 4545 yards
Slope 117
Rating 64.2
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The Palms Golf Club at Forest Lakes
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Course Details

Year Built 2015
Fairways Tif-eagle Grass
Greens Celebration Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Gordon G. Lewis (2015)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range 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

Food & Beverage

Reviews

3.2
402 Reviews (402)
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Played On
Reviews 4
I Recommend This Course
3.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Overall, positive

My one issue was since it was my 1st time playing here, AND I was by myself, I didnt know where any hazards were on each hole. Not Indicated on scorecard, or on a map(sometimes on the cart). Please add this inexpensive little enhancement. TY

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 28
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Should have stayed home

I made a reservation on-line and upon arrival I was told there was a scramble under way and we couldn’t get out. The gentleman in the pro-shop gave us an option to play the back nine twice. Not sure how I was allowed to book if there was a scramble underway and a middle school event about to start.

I don’t like to write reviews that are not complementary, but wanted my fellow duffers to know that this course is not worth the time or money

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 05/03/2022

Hello,

We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass on your feedback to the teams in charge so they can work to make changes.

Your feedback helps us do better. We are looking into this issue and hope to resolve it promptly.

Thank you for visiting The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes. We hope you'll give us another try in the future.

Played On
Reviews 28
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Not worth the money

With a little TLC, $$$$ it could be very nice course

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 05/03/2022

Hello,

We’re sorry to hear of your less-than-satisfactory experience and hope you will accept our sincerest apologies.

We value our customers' opinions and would like to make things right and determine how we can provide a solution that makes you smile.

Please contact us directly at the pro shop. Thank you for bringing this to our attention.

Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
First Time Playing

Very poor overall course conditions.

Par 3 Tee Box more like bunkers. Lots of sand. Fairways had little grass and couldn’t take a half decent divot. Area around the greens were very rough and sparse. The one positive was that most of the greens were in good shape and fast. Booked on Golf Now for $37 USD. Similar course conditions back home would have cost about $20 USD at the clubhouse. I’d say you get what you pay for but this fell short. Played another course yesterday for $45 USD and it was in great shape.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
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Commented on 05/03/2022

Hello,

We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass on your feedback to the teams in charge so they can work to make changes.

Your feedback helps us do better. We are looking into this issue and hope to resolve it promptly.

Thank you for visiting The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes. We hope you'll give us another try in the future.

Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Nice surprise

This is the first time playing here since last year and the golf course maintenance has been working very hard on the course and it shows. The fairways are nice, the greens are in excellent shape.
The staff was friendly and helpful. Made us feel very welcome. The GM spoke to and called everyone by their names. Comfortable place.
It may be a short course but it is challenging and fun to play.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Just

Just needs about a month without play. Tees don’t have grass. Some of the greens are rough. I bet it was a nice course about 25 years ago.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
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Commented on 05/02/2022

We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass on your feedback to the team. Thanks for visiting The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes, and we hope to see you again in the future.

Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

very friendly host but conditions were terrible

whole course should be bulldozed for houses
a cow pasture
back 9 was 7 parthree's not a fun course to play

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 05/03/2022

Hello,

We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass on your feedback to the teams in charge so they can work to make changes.

Your feedback helps us do better. We are looking into this issue and hope to resolve it promptly.

Thank you for visiting The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes. We hope you'll give us another try in the future.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Worst course

Worst course we have played. Course not marked well. Had to cross a major road to get to other aide. This was not. Regulation course. One par 5 on entire course. Definitely will not be back

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 05/03/2022

Thank you for taking the time to review and leave your feedback of your recent round with us. We would like to apologize for any inconvenience you experienced at the course with us. Your feedback is extremely important to us. It is always our utmost goal to provide our golfers with a fun and enjoyable time and apologize if we missed the mark. For further resolution in this matter, please feel free to reach out to our staff in the pro shop. We hope to hear from you soon!

Played On
Reviews 10
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented on 05/02/2022

Thank you for reviewing us! We see you rated the course 3-stars and are interested in learning what we can do to improve before your next round. Feel free to comment on this review or reach out to the team in the golf shop. We always appreciate the feedback. Thank you for playing The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes, and we hope to see you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Fun course

Joined a weekly league there.
Look forward to the weekly 18 hole play.
Sven Who runs the course has a great personality..he has an amazing memory for remembering your name ,what you like to eat and drink. He is a superb multitasker.
So glad we found this little gem. Several of the par 3s are challenging.
Great for fine tuning your short game, tough par 5.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
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Commented on 05/03/2022

Hello! We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We see you rated the course 1 star and are interested in learning what we can do to improve for your next visit. We take single-star feedback very seriously at our course. You are welcome to comment further or reach out to our team in the golf shop. We always appreciate the feedback. Thanks for choosing The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes.

Played On
Reviews 5
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 10
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
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Commented on 05/02/2022

Hello! We appreciate the review. You rated us 3-stars which means there is room to improve on your recent experience at The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes. Let us know, in the comments, how and where you would like to see changes from the course. Thanks for the feedback!

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
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Commented on 03/31/2022

We appreciate the review. You rated us 3-stars which means there is room to improve on your recent experience at The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes. Let us know, in the comments, how and where you would like to see changes from the course. Thanks for the feedback!

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
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 5
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 03/31/2022

Thank you for leaving us a review. We are sorry to hear your experience was anything short of 5 stars, but we hope you will give us another try in the future. Thank you for choosing The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes.

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