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4.3
716 Reviews (716)
5 Stars
286
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
24
1 Stars
25
Conditions
4.2
Value
4.6
Layout
4.4
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.3
Amenities
4.2
96.9%
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647 out of 716 reviews
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4.2
32 Reviews (32)
5 Stars
12
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Stars
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Conditions
3.9
Value
4.3
Layout
4.2
Pace
4.3
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.7
96.9%
Recommend this course
31 out of 32 reviews
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4.3
75 Reviews (75)
5 Stars
33
4 Stars
37
3 Stars
4
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
1
Conditions
4.2
Value
4.5
Layout
4.4
Pace
4.3
Amenities
4.1
StaffFriendliness
4.6
98.7%
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74 out of 75 reviews
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About

Holes 9
Type Public
Par 36
Length 3399 yards
Slope N/A
Rating N/A
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Sandpiper Bay Golf and Country Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1987
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Mini Verde Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Dan Maples (1987) Michael Gleason (1987)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
GPS No

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Bar, Grill

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Accolades

  • Golf Advisor: Top Courses in North Carolina (2015 #16)

Reviews

4.3
716 Reviews (716)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 17
19th Hole Scenic Views 6
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 38
Bunkers 32
Forced Carries 21
This course/club is great for:
Seniors 25
Locals 24
Playing Multiple Courses 22
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 28
Convenient to the City 9
In the 'Burbs 6

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Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
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Previously Played

Ridiculous Condition should have been closed!

Course should have been closed. Cart path only but Was so muddy and wet you couldn't even walk to your ball. Would have quite but kept hoping it would get better.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Advanced
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 Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
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 4
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Ray V

Course is great. Greens are in great shape, but very wet fairways. Pave of play is poor at best. They need a ranger to move plays along at an acceptable pace of play. 2 hours 39 mins on Sand, 1 hour 20 mins on Piper with no other players.. Love the value of the course, just need to speed up play.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather

Comfortable

We teed off at 1:00 on Nov 19 and finished in 3 1/2 hours! Greens and Fairways were amazing for this late in the season. Thoroughly enjoyed the course and with 3 rotating nines it can be different whenever you go out. Granted, the weather was perfect but I would play this course again and again.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 7
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Wet and wild

Saw a few alligators on the cart path only wet and wild day!I hit my ball as far away from the cart path on most shots ,Idont even know why I had a cart.every ball plugged and had no roll. Love the course and community!

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Pretty good

Course was in good shape, fairways excellent, greens excellent. Tee boxes were a little furry but had been over seeded and just need to be cut. I was pleasantly surprised at how good it was compared to last time I played there 2 years ago. Staff was good.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
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 Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 5
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Excellent cart staff

The cart/starter staff were excellent being it was out first time there. Pro shop was very helpful and check in process went well. The snack bar was not enforcing mask requirement, especially with large groups of players who had finished and were drinking after their round. Overall, except for the mask issue it was a good golfing experience.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
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 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Course condition

Keep it in the fairway and you will be ok but a little rough when you stray not really what I was expecting but I was playing on a budget

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 3
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 Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 8
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Wet, busy, but enjoyable

Was forced to play front 9 sharing a cart with another single. Not acceptable during Covid. Luckily other golfer offered to walked and did not ride in cart. Said they didn't have enough carts but after 9 holes, all courses full any PLENTY of empty carts. They apologized and let us have a second cart in the back nine.

As like all courses I've played down here, all the areas around and short of the green are WAY too wet! Buried more then a few shots into the greens.

First 2 greens on Sand course had major lines of dead grass, probably from leaking hydraulics when cutting grass.

Was pretty upset at the start but staff was friendly about forcing us to be in same cart if such a thing is possible.

Would play again, hopefully when it is not as wet.

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