Deer Run Country Club

3.4118764706 3.4 stars from 5 (318)
  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 71
  • Length: 6656 yards
  • Slope: 125
  • Rating: 72.5
  • Layout

  • 300 Daneswood Way, Casselberry, Florida 32707, Seminole County
  • (407) 699-9592
  • (407) 699-7877
  • www.deerruncc.com

Year built: 2003
Architect(s): Ron Garl (2002)
Type: Semi-Private
Greens: Bermuda Grass
Fairways: Bermuda Grass
Golf Season: Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts: Yes
Clubs: Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Metal spikes allowed: Yes
Credit cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard Welcomed

Tees | Layout | Full Scorecard

Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 71 6656 yards 72.5 125
Gold 71 6248 yards 70.2 122
Blue 72 5893 yards 69.1 118
Red (W) 73 5277 yards 71.0 122

Rating Snapshot

GA Rating Index 3.4 stars from 5
Off-Course Amenities: 3.4 stars from 5
Value: 3.8 stars from 5
Pace of Play: 4.0 stars from 5
Staff Friendliness: 4.1 stars from 5
Course Layout: 3.8 stars from 5
Course Conditions: 3.0 stars from 5
Rating Breakdown 318 Reviews
5 stars:
34
4 stars:
168
3 stars:
75
2 stars:
28
1 stars:
13

recommend this course

259 out of 311 reviews


What Golfers Are Saying

Location is convenient to the city in the 'burbs worth the drive   Great for locals seniors beginners   Challenges include bunkers water hazards forced carries   Great for drinks brunch 19th hole specials  

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Hermann17's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 11/21/2017
First time playing Used cart Wet weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

I loved the course,mainly because I shot one of best rounds I've ever had. How could you not like it. It's hard to be impartial.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course



u151568624's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 11/16/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Nice course , excellent staff

Great layout

Awesome vslue


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 11/21/2017:

Perfect! Thank you for your kind words. Come back again soon!

"Deer Run is Good Value & Convenient Location"


DAB4par's avatar
Top 50 Contributor
Age:  55-64
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 11/04/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

This was a good Hot Deal Special for 11am on a Saturday. Good pace-of-play for my 2some, until we ran into groups on the back9; still no problem with timely round. Greens are OK, nothing special, and course still has some wet areas needing better drainage. Staff outside & in are very pleasant & polite, so no problems there either. I don't think I hit any bunkers, but the sand looked wet & needing better drainage in those areas around the greens. At any rate, the convenient location brings me back occassionally.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 11/09/2017:

We appreciate your review and we're glad to hear that you had an enjoyable afternoon at Deer Run. Come back and see us again soon. In the meantime, Like us on Facebook for the latest course news and specials!

"Needs some work"


Kevin7125's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 11/04/2017
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No sand in the traps, just dirt. Greens are in pretty poor condition.

Its a great course to play, challenging and laid out nicely. Just needs some TLC.


Pace of Play: Fair

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Fair

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I don't recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 11/09/2017:

Thank you for your feedback, Kevin. We are continuously working hard to make improvements and get back on track after hurricane season. We hope you'll give us another try soon.

"Great staff, nice layout"


Rke6327953's avatar
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Beginner
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  25+

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 10/23/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Staff is extremely friendly and accommodating. Course layout is quite challenging but fairways are wide enough to make for a successful game for a novice player. Only complaint is that some of the greens had quite a bit of damage from the local sand hill cranes, and a few of them had newly installed turf, which didn’t allow the ball to track well. Greens had also recently been aerated and had a lot of new sand on them, making the putting that much more challenging. Give it a month and things should be in good shape. We’ll come back for another round.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 10/31/2017:

Thank you for booking a round with us here at Deer Run. We apologize if the greens were still recovering in some spots from recent maintenance but they are improving every day. Can't wait for you to join us for another round soon.



1 1.0 stars from 5 Played on 10/17/2017
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Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Poor

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Fair

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I don't recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 10/23/2017:

We are sorry to see that you had anything less than a 5-star experience here at Deer Run. What can we do better next time?

"Great layout poor conditions"


Juan9992362's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 10/09/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Is sad to see the financial impact of the decline in support in Florida courses


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Poor

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Poor


I don't recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 10/17/2017:

We're sorry to see that you had anything short of a 5-star experience. Our main focus for the last month has been cleaning up from the hurricane so we apologize if the course wasn't in its best shape. We are getting back on track now and as the course continues to get better on a daily basis we hope to see you out here again.

"Nice place"


u000003946641's avatar
Age:  55-64
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 10/06/2017
First time playing

Reviewed on

Read some horrible reviews, but I go Wigan open mind.

Staff couldn't of been any more helpful.

Course,had to think your way around, greens in my opinion were good.

T boxes, ok not the best,but you put a t on it and hit,good enough for me.

Bar and staff first class.

I always ask myself after a round,would I go back answer yes please


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 10/17/2017:

Perfect! Thank you for your review and for giving us a chance to exceed your expectations. We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your round with us and we look forward to seeing you out here for many more in the future.

"Nice bounceback from Irma"


DPru's avatar
Top 500 Contributor
Age:  45-54
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  0-4

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 10/01/2017
Previously played Used cart Wet weather

Reviewed on

I get out here about once a month...great neighborhood course. I'd heard Deer Run took a major hit from Irma. This was my first time out since then...and with the exception of a few trees down and a couple of greens...the course was very playable. Only critique...would love to see better greens... but a commendable effort by all involved to bring the course back so fast. Great work! Always a friendly staff.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 10/09/2017:

Thank you for continuing to play out here at Deer Run. We appreciate your kind words and understanding regarding the course conditions after hurricane Irma. As we move into the season and the course continues to improve we hope to see you out here more often.

"JUST OKAY"


u000005835135's avatar
Age:  45-54
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  15-19

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/17/2017
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Reviewed on

TEE BOXES IN BAD SHAPE AS WELL AS SOME OF THE GREENS.

THE HOLE COURSE NEEDS SOME WORK!


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Fair

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Poor

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Fairly Easy


I don't recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 09/20/2017:

Thank you for your feedback. We are always looking to improve and as the weather and course conditions continue to get better we hope to see you out here again.


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

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/22/2017
Previously played Used cart Hot weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 08/29/2017:

Thank you for your 5-star rating! Come play The Country Club At Deer Run again soon.

"Always a delight"


tv501446's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  0-4

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/22/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Good reason this course is always a favorite when you take into consideration the awesome staff, great food, and pace of play. You can always find courses in a little better condition, for a lot more money. But in my book, the ship to the PGA tour sailed a long time ago, and it ain't comin back ! So for my money, see ya next week boys:)


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 08/29/2017:

Awesome! We're glad to hear that our course is exactly what you're looking for in terms of price, customer service, and pace of play. We look forward to seeing you out here for many more rounds to come.

"Great Course"


m714291's avatar
Skill:  Beginner
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  Don't know

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/19/2017
Previously played Used cart Hot weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Great course with some easy and some more challenging holes. Ideal for novices. Staff are always friendly and helpful.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 09/20/2017:

We appreciate you taking the time to leave this great 4-star review. Come back and see us again soon.

"Nice course"


Richard1777374's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/19/2017
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Reviewed on

Nice course for the price. This course will now be my most played. Great value.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 09/20/2017:

Awesome! We can't wait for you to book another round with us, Richard.

"Deer run"


Chris4873406's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/07/2017
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First few holes in front and back are nice. As you go farther in and out there are fairways with patchy grass and the greens have dirt patches in them. Ball landed in a pile of something from a dog in a bunker. Thought that was odd. Course played well enough though. Just have to hit your spots and avoid the rough patches on the greens.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Poor

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I don't recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 09/06/2017:

Thank you for your review, Chris. Your feedback is much appreciated as we are always looking to improve. We apologize if your golf ball landed in something other than sand in the bunker, that is definitely not the norm. We hope you'll give us another try in the future.


u748621953's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once every three months
Handicap:  20-24

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/06/2017
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Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 08/21/2017:

Thank you for choosing The Country Club At Deer Run. We hope you'll give us another chance in the future.


u952916382's avatar
Skill:  Beginner
Plays:  Once every three months

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 07/12/2017
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Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 08/08/2017:

We appreciate you choosing The Country Club At Deer Run. Thank you for your 4-star rating!

"Minor tweaks"


DPru's avatar
Top 500 Contributor
Age:  45-54
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  0-4

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/16/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather

Reviewed on

This is a great course to have in the neighborhood. Played on a Friday, had the place to myself. Do the world a favor...take the dogleg out of #2. 6 iron off the tee and a hybrid approach is awkward and I'm a low handicapper. The hole would be challenging enough as a par 4...and you could create an alternate tee for #12 that would make that hole a LOT more interesting for better players. Fun track, challenging...just needs some TLC around the tees and greens.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


Response from The Country Club At Deer Run on 09/06/2017:

Thank you for your feedback. We understand that #2 can definitely be a difficult hole but hopefully, it doesn't take away from the overall enjoyment of your round too much. Be sure to book another round with us soon.

"It's been in better shape."


u000001222662's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/02/2017
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Reviewed on

Several greens were in bad shape. Some of the tee boxes were really bad. Fairways were decent. Overall the course has gone declined since the last time I played there which was about two months ago.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Fair

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Fair

Off-Course Amenities: Fair

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I don't recommend this course


Response from Country Club at Deer Run on 06/07/2017:

Thank you for your review and feedback. We hope you'll give us another chance in the near future now that we are getting consistent rain and the conditions are continuing to improve.


tr3249's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/31/2017
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Reviewed on

Layout is a little funky. Bunker's don't​ drain properly. Lost 1ball and it was in a large puddle in a trap. Course condition was fair. Overall it's a nice neighborhood course and a good value.​


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Fair

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


Response from Country Club at Deer Run on 06/07/2017:

Thank you for choosing the Country Club at Deer Run! Your thoughts and feedback are very important to us. We apologize if some of the bunkers hadn't drained yet from the rain but we hope you'll give us another chance in the near future.


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