Riverchase Golf Club

3.4732000000 3.5 stars from 5 (205)
  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 71
  • Length: 6593 yards
  • Slope: 133
  • Rating: 72.5
  • Layout

  • 700 Riverchase Dr, Coppell, Texas 75019, Dallas County
  • (972) 462-8281
  • (972) 393-1039
  • www.riverchasegc.com
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Year built: 1988
Architect(s): Jim Fazio
Type: Public
Greens: Champion Bermuda
Golf Season: Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts: Yes - included in green fees
Pull-carts: Yes
Clubs: Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving range: Yes
Pitching/chipping area: Yes
Putting green: Yes

Policies

Walking allowed: Yes
Metal spikes allowed: No
Credit cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed

Tees | Layout | Full Scorecard

Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 71 6593 yards 72.5 133
White 71 6031 yards 69.8 127
Red (W) 71 5125 yards 70.5 119

Rating Snapshot

Average Rating 3.5 stars from 5
Off-Course Amenities: 3.5 stars from 5
Value: 3.8 stars from 5
Pace of Play: 3.3 stars from 5
Staff Friendliness: 3.8 stars from 5
Course Layout: 3.9 stars from 5
Course Conditions: 3.4 stars from 5
Rating Breakdown 205 Reviews
5 stars:
32
4 stars:
89
3 stars:
46
2 stars:
20
1 stars:
18

recommend this course

148 out of 205 reviews


What Golfers Are Saying

Location is convenient to the city in the 'burbs near the airport   Great for locals advanced golfers beginners   Challenges include water hazards bunkers elevation changes   Great for drinks watching the game  

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Joe2969999's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/24/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course


"Terrible management"


johnnyfred's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

1 1.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/21/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Had a 12:53 tee time. Didn't get my cart until 1:30. Overbooked and unorganized. They gave carts to people that had tee times 30 minutes after us. Cart girl passed us 3 times without stopping, while we were swinging off the tees. I have been here a couple of times thinking it would get better. It has only became worse. This was the worst and last time I will play here. They constantly overbook what the course and staff can handle.


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Fair

Value for the Money: Poor

Off-Course Amenities: Fair


I don't recommend this course




4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/17/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Great experience"


harrisonclark22390's avatar
Age:  25-34
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/15/2017
Previously played Used cart Hot weather

Reviewed on

I have played this course 5 or 6 times in the past month and each week it gets better and better. I have played 10 different courses in DFW over the past few months and this is by far the best course for the money. Greens are tight and running nice. Lots of water but forgiving on many tee shots. fairways and tee boxes in pretty good shape. Best time to play is early in the morning, just double check to see if there are any tournaments. It can get pretty backed up sometimes.


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course



u2479284's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/10/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"Great value for the $$"


u1695815's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a month

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/06/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Course is fun layout and in good condition. For the $ it is an incredible value. Only negative is pace of play. Having to wait on every shot is frustrating but an easy fix.


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"Night and day"


insurance1tx's avatar
Age:  65+
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/05/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather

Reviewed on

I played there Tuesday and Friday. Tuesday the course was excellent in all regards. Friday the front 9 fairways were mown too low while the back 9 fairways were really good. They did have a tournament that morning but they would have has plenty of play anyway. I told all my friends about Tuesday then apologized for fairways on Friday. I like this course, but the general trend for municipals seem to be save money which leads to poorer playing conditions. I have quit playing several courses in DFW for that reason. DFW is large enough to sustain all the courses. Spend some freaking money and keep them up!


I recommend this course


"Good Value"


bassic1959's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  15-19

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/05/2017
Previously played Used cart Windy weather

Reviewed on

They were having a tournament and it was slow making the turn causing a big backup on the first tee. The starter was very personable and tried to help as much as possible. 4.5 hour round. Greens don't hold shots at all but putt very true and fast. fairways in very nice condition. Will play again.


Pace of Play: Fair

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course




2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/04/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Fair

Value for the Money: Poor

Off-Course Amenities: Poor


I don't recommend this course



jc4993's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  0-4

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/04/2017
Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

the pins were on the sides of slopes and a 2 footer might break 2 feet.. Secondly the tees were set on 30 and 40 degree slopes and the ball was way above and below your feet.

Don't let Pedro or Jesus set the pins and tees

or your play will will really start to fall. Finally some down hill putts would go by 10 feet if you hit like a 6 inch putt.


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Fair

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Fair

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I don't recommend this course


"Worse Staff At Any Pro Shop"


Champpie's avatar
Age:  45-54
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  5-9

1 1.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/27/2017
Previously played Used cart Windy weather

Reviewed on

OMG! On yesterday, we had two tee times (8 players) at Riverchase, Coppell Texas, but did not realize that they were about to a tournament there. So we asked the clerk in the office if we could tee off on the back nine or go ahead of the group; which was about to take up the first 8 holes; on a shot gun start. He indicated no! And proceeded to tell the other clerk to go to tee box one and make sure we did not go off. Really! And you wonder why the golf industry is in crisis!


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Poor

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Extremely Easy


I don't recommend this course


"Good layout, not well kept"


u8916642's avatar
Age:  25-34
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/24/2017
First time playing

Reviewed on

I liked the layout of this course. I felt it was a underwatered though. The fairways were rock solid and the greens were unpredictable and bumpy. The sand traps were like legitimate beaches, deep sand, so you just sink as you walk in them. Hit several great shots that would catch a hill and roll into the water, and I feel that if the fairways and rough were more defined and watered more then the ball would have slowed before getting to the water. All in all it is not a terrible course. A lot of fun but frustrating and dissapointing that it is not in the shape it needs to be in to play well.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Fair


I don't recommend this course


"New Management"


u231759697's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/21/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

It is we've sent this course is under new management with attention to large impactful changes to the course like cleaning up the boarders of the lakes and hazards. Last month you might have stayed out of a hazard with a bad bounce. Now anything close gets funneled into penalties and lost balls making this course much more challenging! The greens were overgrown and not great. The pro warned me they were just fertilized and due to be punched this week which explains a lot. This does get really backed up and they are desperate for a Marshall to force twosomes to become foursomes in order to improve pace of play!

This is a great layout, super friendly staff who are passionate about their work!


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Fair


I recommend this course



squeakers15's avatar
Age:  25-34
Skill:  Beginner
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  20-24

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/18/2017
First time playing Used cart Perfect weather

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course




5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/18/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Excellent


I recommend this course



u408005176's avatar
Skill:  Beginner
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/15/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course



u4839372's avatar
Skill:  Beginner
Plays:  Few times a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/14/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Need to have a system for adding singles on 1st tee"


Gary7971301's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  10-14

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/11/2017
Previously played Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

The course was in pretty decent shape for this time of year compared to other courses in the area. I have played there before so there were no surprises with the layout or condition. The GN price was very good so no complaints there. Two main things that I always notice when playing there. One is that the pro shop staff is not all that friendly or helpful. Two is that if you are a single they just randomly send you out to the 1st tee without any regard to putting together groups. The best organized clubs add singles and announce them over a speaker system. Who is on the tee who is up next and a 15 minute call. It makes for a long day for singles on the course amongst 2 somes 3 somes and 4 somes.


Pace of Play: Fair

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Fair

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I don't recommend this course


"Good for the price"


u000004369497's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/01/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

This is the course I play when I can't play my regular course.. if they could get the greens and bunkers in better shape I would play it much more.. They also in my opinion could use some more staff in the grill


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Just a so-so course"


nandrasy's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/01/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Greens were below average for the price course. Layout is nice


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I don't recommend this course



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