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3.5
851 Reviews (851)
5 Stars
163
4 Stars
340
3 Stars
203
2 Stars
82
1 Stars
63
Conditions
3.2
Value
3.9
Layout
3.8
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.2
73.1%
Recommend this course
644 out of 851 reviews
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Average Rating
Avg Rating
3.2
98 Reviews (98)
5 Stars
14
4 Stars
32
3 Stars
26
2 Stars
13
1 Stars
13
Conditions
3.0
Value
3.6
Layout
3.3
Pace
3.9
Amenities
2.3
StaffFriendliness
4.4
67.3%
Recommend this course
66 out of 98 reviews
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Average Rating
Avg Rating
3.3
180 Reviews (180)
5 Stars
35
4 Stars
59
3 Stars
38
2 Stars
25
1 Stars
23
Conditions
3.0
Value
3.6
Layout
3.6
Pace
4.1
Amenities
2.8
StaffFriendliness
4.5
67.2%
Recommend this course
121 out of 180 reviews
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About

Holes 9
Type Resort
Par 36
Length 3485 yards
Slope N/A
Rating N/A

Editor's Note: Course closed for business. See Bluewater Bay Golf Club listing.

Course Details

Year Built 1981
Golf Season Year round
Architect Tom Fazio (1981) Jerry Pate (1981)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro No
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Proper golf attire required.

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Marina, Banquet Facilities

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Available Sports

Tennis

Reviews

3.5
851 Reviews (851)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 23
Watching the Game 10
Amazing Food 9
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 47
Bunkers 38
Narrow Fairways 24
This course/club is great for:
Locals 30
Playing Multiple Courses 27
Seniors 25
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 29
Worth the Drive 19
In the 'Burbs 15

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Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
1.0
First Time Playing

Under Renovation

Course is pretty much a disaster right now. Try back at the end of the season

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Previously Played

Conditions are getting worse

Course is not in good shape and is worse every time we go. Apparently the Bluewater Bay community bought it and I hope they put money into it. Restaurant is closed and no snacks or beverages there. But it was cheap, soo glad we didn't pay any more to play.

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

Great Value Course

First time playing here and the pace of play was wonderful. Teed off at 8:20 in the morning and we were done at noon. Course is in good condition ! Challenging little course but plenty of opportunities to score. Great views on a couple holes. Greens were slow bc they were grown out so much but that’s really my only complaint. The grill was also closed so we couldn’t grab a post round meal but that’s all right. Overall very friendly and got everything I expected for about $35/ person.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 52
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Construction

There's aot of construction (or destruction as the staff called it) going on. The driving range was demolished to make way for more housing. The course it's self is in good shape and the staff is really nice. The normal price is a little high considering there's not much in the way of practice area but I'll go again when GN has a discount.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 12
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Played On
Reviews 12
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 12
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0

Okay course

No driving range, layout is spastic, greens are pretty good condition

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Has gone down since I played about 5 years ago. Lots of weeds and clover in fairways, around tees, and around greens. Greens were in good shape. Confusing starts on Bay and Marsh courses. Not sure why foursome was started in front of us (twosome) on back nine… waited on every hole.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Construction Changes Course(Not for the better)

The driving range has been given over to condo construction. Same is true for #1 and 2 holes. Sad.
New holes not yet groomed @ tee boxes etc. What was a nice place to practice and play has changed, and not for the better.

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Fairly Easy
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 Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

very disappointed in this golf course, most of the tee boxes grass had grown over the tee markers, this golf course is getting ready to close and it should. this is not a golf course to play at any price, the worst by far since we have been in Florida, no maintenance at all

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Terrible

This course was not what I expected there was nothing about it that I enjoyed as it related to the course itself except that my wife and I pretty much had the course to ourselves and since she just started playing she could at least hit the ball and practice. But I would never recommend this course to a group of guys to play.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Sad Day at Bluewater

I would recommend golfers avoid t his course. The staff is really friendly and helpful, but that's the only good thing I can say. The course is in very bad shape and the course routing may be the worst I've ever seen. Overpriced for the product.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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