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4.0
499 Reviews (499)
5 Stars
103
4 Stars
258
3 Stars
87
2 Stars
27
1 Stars
24
Conditions
3.8
Value
4.0
Layout
4.1
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
3.8
Amenities
4.2
87.6%
Recommend this course
427 out of 499 reviews
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4.0
54 Reviews (54)
5 Stars
17
4 Stars
23
3 Stars
12
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
1
Conditions
3.7
Value
3.9
Layout
4.2
Pace
4.1
Amenities
4.5
StaffFriendliness
4.4
83.3%
Recommend this course
45 out of 54 reviews
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4.0
102 Reviews (102)
5 Stars
34
4 Stars
46
3 Stars
17
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
3
Conditions
3.8
Value
3.9
Layout
4.1
Pace
3.9
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.3
85.3%
Recommend this course
87 out of 102 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private/Resort
Style Traditional
Par 71
Length 6398 yards
Slope 129
Rating 71.7
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St. Mark Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1963
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes - "St. Mark’s Golf School"
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Single Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire.

Food & Beverage

Bar, Restaurant

Lodging

Lodging Available

Available Facilities

Spa

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Available Sports

Fitness, Tennis

Reviews

4.0
499 Reviews (499)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 26
Patio Dining 25
19th Hole Specials 11
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 20
Elevation Changes 16
Narrow Fairways 14
This course/club is great for:
Locals 36
Seniors 24
Walkers 13
This Course's Location is:
In the 'Burbs 21
Convenient to the City 18
Worth the Drive 11

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Reviews 3
I Recommend This Course
3.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 6
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Excellent Condition

Loved the course in spite of the difficult and fast greens. Course conditions were great.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

SLOW PACE AND POOR FAIRWAYS

I played here after having payed earlier in January. The pace of play was VERY slow. 4 hours and 55 minutes to play 18 holes. The fairways are in poor shape. Grass, what little there is, is cut vary low. Also, I made a reservation on line for $46.00 but then was charged a $24.00 cart fee which I thought was excessive. Plus warm-up balls, totaled $76.00 to play a less than average golf course. On a positive note, the greens were in pretty good shape and putting fast.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once 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 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Used cart

Lovely course!

Played St Mark, Eagle Crest and Mt Woodson over three days. St Mark was the best of them!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Windy and rainey

Tough conditions windy and rainy. I have played it many times and like the course but it was winter conditions so there was a lot of ground under repair. I am hoping that things will be better soon. I am 75 so it is tough for me. when it is rainy.

Conditions Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Cold weather
Walked

slow play

4 hours and 30 minutes is too long;
no marshals anywhere to enforce pace;
teed off 10 minutes after scheduled time.
course condition is okay

Conditions Good
Value Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 9
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Owner sucks

Starter and all staff great except owner who always changes pricing and argues with customers. He should not be able to collect fees
Let his employees do it
I know of several people who will never play there again because of him

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 9
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

A Rewarding 18 Holes in San Marcos

Really enjoyed this course. The front nine was being airated, so it's not in perfect condition and all the greens were sanded as they prepare them for another season. In spite of this, the course was in good condition, especially the back nine where the fairways had been completely reseeded and were greened up. The front nine were in the process and will be great in another month or so. The back nine showed how nice it will be when they are completed with the process. Lot's of challenging holes, some a little tight, so hit it straight. Elevation gains made the elevated tee's a joy. Some long par-4's required a solid Driver off the tee and then a 3-wood to reach the green. Look forward to playing there again. They also have a wonderful terrace for drinks plus local Craft Beers on tap and a great food selection after the round.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 30
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
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 Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Over priced for value

St Marks has made several upgrades to their course and it is better than it “was“ however I found these deficiencies overwhelming: It appears that they only roll the greens on either the back half for the front half of the course. Yesterday the greens were extremely bumpy on the front half while they were relatively smooth on the back half. There are many spots in the fairways that were dirt. I found the pain 80+ dollars for a round of golf at this course was overpriced. This of course is due to Covid as there are not a lot of options for other activities.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
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 1
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Horrendous conditions

Wow this course is in bad shape. Two days after rain and the word we used to describe it all day was “soupy”. Entire course is basically under repair. Greens were actually in ok shape, but everything else was simply unplayable at times.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Golfing between the Rain

Had a wonderful time. When golf alone you meet new golfers. You make new friends in my case friends that help. The weather was great, the course was soggy. I have my golf cart lose power boom. They came with a new charged cart in minutes of the call. Golf is a friendly game. Oh GOOD LUCK JARED. He’s playing this weekend.

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