Bent Oak Golf Club in Elkhart, Indiana, USA | GolfPass
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4.0
28 Reviews (28)
5 Stars
8
4 Stars
13
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
3
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.0
Layout
3.9
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
4.5
Amenities
4.0
82.8%
Recommend this course
21 out of 28 reviews
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4.2
6 Reviews (6)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
2
3 Stars
0
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.7
Value
4.2
Layout
4.3
Pace
4.5
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.8
83.3%
Recommend this course
5 out of 6 reviews
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3.5
16 Reviews (16)
5 Stars
4
4 Stars
6
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
2
Conditions
3.2
Value
3.6
Layout
3.8
Pace
4.3
Amenities
3.3
StaffFriendliness
4.3
62.5%
Recommend this course
10 out of 16 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Private
Par 72
Length 6504 yards
Slope 129
Rating 71.7
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Bent Oak Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1985
Golf Season Year round
Architect Gary Keaffaber (1985)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Bar, Restaurant

Reviews

4.0
28 Reviews (28)
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Reviews 1
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 Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Very nice course

Course was beautiful. Staff, especially the bartender, was friendly and accommodating. However the league players I interacted with were super cunty and rude.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
2.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
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
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 26
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nicely conditioned course that’s not too difficult but has some tricky holes

Nice weather, good pace, very nice greens, some ‘squishy’ patches in fairways, traps need work and sand ( some still had water in them) . Course has really improved since last year and is a nice place to play.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
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 Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
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

Cups had not been moved in weeks

The holes were tore up and no edge on my of them.
Many greens had large patches missing grass.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Course is burned out

There are some interesting holes and the course is fairly challenging. However the overall condition of the course was burned out with bare patches on the fairways and greens.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Not worth it

Course layout is challenging but the course conditions are poor. Bunkers are not even sand and are not maintained. Many bad spots on the greens and in the fairways. Rough is not maintained and lots of tree branches are on the ground. Drinks and spirits are unbelievably expensive and they don’t even have bottled water. $40 for a hot deal for an average course at BEST is not worth it! Disappointed!!

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
First Time Playing

Just Meh…

Wasn’t impressed with bent oak for the money. Got through a few holes and walked off. Every hole is tight to houses and maintenance is not very good either. City courses are much nicer for the money.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 103
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
Previously Played

Best ball friends

Fun day with friends. Pace of play was great. Course in pretty good shape with a few spots in fairways washed away and bumpy. Greens very nice except for a few bad patches on only a few greens. This course is always challenging with lots of trees, narrow fairways, sand and water. Overall, it is one of our favorites in the area. Staff is always very friendly and homes along course beautiful. We were glad to hear it was bought by investors recently and have already seen improvements! We will be back.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 20
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Very nice

Nice combo of open and tight fairways. Greens were fast but fair

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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