The Links At Bodega Harbour

4.4709588235 4.5 stars from 5 (143)
  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 70
  • Length: 6290 yards
  • Slope: 129
  • Rating: 71.5
  • Layout

Rentals/Services

Carts: Yes
Pull-carts: Yes
Clubs: Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving range: No
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
Black 70 6290 yards 71.5 129
Blue 70 5907 yards 69.8 122
White I (W) 71 5476 yards 73.1 130
White I 69 5476 yards 67.9 119
White II 69 5476 yards 67.2 118
White II (W) 70 5476 yards 71.9 127
Gold (W) 70 4801 yards 68.6 118

Rating Snapshot

GA Rating Index 4.5 stars from 5
Off-Course Amenities: 3.8 stars from 5
Value: 4.4 stars from 5
Pace of Play: 4.4 stars from 5
Staff Friendliness: 4.4 stars from 5
Course Layout: 4.7 stars from 5
Course Conditions: 4.5 stars from 5
Rating Breakdown 143 Reviews
5 stars:
73
4 stars:
56
3 stars:
9
2 stars:
3
1 stars:
2

recommend this course

133 out of 142 reviews


What Golfers Are Saying

Location is worth the drive near local attractions convenient to the city   Great for wildlife/ scenic views a weekend splurge advanced golfers   Challenges include elevation changes bunkers undulating greens   Great for 19th hole scenic views drinks dinner  

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"Great experience"


Joe6116298's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/30/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

7:50 t time out the sun right in our eyes first two holes but after that the course was fantastic.

Definitely target golf on most holes but short enough to make that doable.

I am sure wind can be brutal but it was easy on us -

16 and 17 off track holes were a great change of pace.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Great day out!"


hcnoize1988's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once every three months
Handicap:  15-19

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/29/2017
First time playing Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Wonderful staff to help celebrate my father's 80th birthday. Thank you!


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"Incredible Links Course"


Trobers47's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/27/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

The course was so gorgeous, waiting on the group ahead of us was not an issue! We loved the views from each hole, saw a variety of animals & birds. Holes 16 & 17 were a delightful surprise! The vistas were breathtaking. What a pleaaant, happy experience!!


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course


"Awesome experience!!!"


crowfly17's avatar
Age:  45-54
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/20/2017
First time playing

Reviewed on

I was greeted by the head pro Bob Caldwell who eagerly took my bag and put it on a cart for me. I was I'm pressed by all the staff at the course. Bob and Khiana were very friendly and helpful. I have to say #4 was the toughest hole I had ever played. The layout and the views were unbelievable. When ever I visit the bay area again I will be teeing it up at Bodega Harbour . You have to have there huge breakfast burritos. Delicious!!!. I truly met a couple of good friends at Bodega Harbour. Don't forget to say hi to "Emma". Great experience.


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


"great link course"


u577373244's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  15-19

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/15/2017
First time playing Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

The course is very nice and well layout, my only problem is the houses that lined along side the fairway, they are too close for comfort, and almost all of them has large panel of full size window over looking the golf course, after seeing a contractor replacing glass panel for one of the houses, I became very caution in my drive! Other than that, it was a great experience playing on this course.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course



Wendy8839502's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/03/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

perfect place for getaway from heat,

Beautiful and fun courses.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course


"Links at Bodega"


u000002138625's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/31/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Great course with beautiful views of the ocean. Enjoyed our round and especially enjoyed the rare opportunity to play there without having to wear a jacket.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"Bonehead's Favorite Course to Play"


Chaissp's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  15-19

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/18/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

The course is very challenging and scenic. The course is not long. My only complaint was pace of play. It took over 5 hours to play 18 holes.


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Extremely Challenging


I recommend this course


"Not easy, but fun."


Carl1551314's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/08/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Fun course, lucky to have played with someone who had knowledge of the course or we would have been in trouble. Great bay views from just about every hole I believe. We will be back


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course



nocanhit's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  20-24

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/05/2017
First time playing Used cart Perfect weather 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

Course Difficulty:  Extremely Challenging


I recommend this course



MarcosandTheresa's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/03/2017
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Reviewed on

Every hole is picture perfect! Loved this course. Would definitely play here again!


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


"On a clear day"


credog's avatar
Top 500 Contributor
Age:  55-64
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  20-24

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 07/14/2017
Used cart Wet weather

Reviewed on

Unfortunately, mother nature won this day, as the fog and cloudy conditions stayed with us the whole round, so we didn't get the views that we hoped for.

The first few holes the fog created some challenges that we haven't had before and that was entertaining to say the least. A little course knowledge would have helped on a few holes, but that is the problem when playing a course for the first time

Other that that, the course met our expectations. Course was in good shape, pro shop staff was very friendly and talkative. I would love to play this one again if I had the chance.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"overcast"


u000001924576's avatar
Top 500 Contributor
Age:  55-64
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  15-19

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/07/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

overcast then fog rolled in. Paired with a very nice kind couple from Ireland tho,,fun day


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Fair


I recommend this course


"Great Time at Bodga Bay"


alvonapa's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month
Handicap:  Don't know

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/04/2017
Previously played Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

If you can play through 40 mile an hour winds, you wimp, you will have a great time. many holes are unique as well as challenging with fantastic views of the Ocean,

The Golf Shop, Canteen and Bar basically close down on Sunday afternoon, unfortunately.

Check in at Pro Shop could not have been any friendlier.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Fair

Course Difficulty:  Extremely Challenging


I recommend this course


"Well worth the trip"


Puz1406's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month
Handicap:  15-19

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/28/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather

Reviewed on

Bummed to find out the Sunday Special was $55 ($100 posted on their web site). Was unable to get that rate since booking though Golfnow, lesson learned. Staff was very friendly and pace of play was perfect. Greens, fairways, tee box and even bunkers were in perfect condition. Looking forward to playing again.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course



Monte2877626's avatar
Age:  25-34
Gender:  Female
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  15-19

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/21/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"18 Holes of spectacular views"


u000001492145's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month
Handicap:  15-19

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/13/2017
Previously played Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Unbelievable having ocean views on every hole. Wind was tough but just a great experienc


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"incredible value"


jfreeballer's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month
Handicap:  15-19

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/29/2017
Previously played Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

I would pay double what I paid to play here. Really fun track with stunning views all over the course.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"Saved $400 per player"


u000007785962's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once every three months

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/15/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Yes , I have played Pebble Beach. My review is strictly based on mother nature. My day at Pebble was filled with chasing my head covers across the tee boxes and doing everything I could to shelter myself from the sideways rain. However , my day at Bodega Harbor just happened to fall between two nasty storms. The ocean views from almost every hole were just awesome. We played from the white tees which made the narrow fairways a little easier to hit. The greens were all very large and approach shots seem to find them easily. All of the above just combined for a great day.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Some very cool holes and elevation changes at this course"


David7896024's avatar
Age:  25-34
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  10-14

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 10/23/2016
First time playing Used cart Played 18 holes Excellent weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Beautiful course, unbelievable ocean views. Front 9 can be tough, need to have a strong iron game out here. Course was in great shape. Only SLIGHT knock I have is that in a few places the greens were a little bumpy.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course



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