Flamingo Lakes Country Club

3.3197000000 3.3 stars from 5 (269)
  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 71
  • Length: 5854 yards
  • Slope: 122
  • Rating: 68.5
  • Layout

  • 701 SW Flamingo W Dr, Pembroke Pines, Florida 33027, Broward County
  • (954) 435-6110
  • (954) 435-3708
  • flamingolakescc.com
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Year built: 1984
Architect(s): John Condon
Type: Semi-Private
Greens: Bermuda Grass
Fairways: Bermuda Grass
Golf Season: Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts: Yes
Pull-carts: Yes
Clubs: Yes
Caddies: no

Practice/Instruction

Driving range: No
Pitching/chipping area: Yes
Teaching pro: Yes

Policies

Walking allowed: Allowed only in weekdays
Metal spikes allowed: No
Dress code: No tank tops, tee shirts or cutoffs. Collared shirts required.
Credit cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard Welcomed

Tees | Layout

Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 71 5854 yards 68.5 122
White 71 5562 yards 66.7 118
Gold 71 5214 yards 65.1 112
Gold (W) 71 5214 yards 70.6 122
Red (W) 71 4761 yards 67.4 116

Rating Snapshot

Average Rating 3.3 stars from 5
Off-Course Amenities: 3.2 stars from 5
Value: 3.9 stars from 5
Pace of Play: 3.5 stars from 5
Staff Friendliness: 3.6 stars from 5
Course Layout: 3.7 stars from 5
Course Conditions: 3.0 stars from 5
Rating Breakdown 269 Reviews
5 stars:
24
4 stars:
114
3 stars:
81
2 stars:
24
1 stars:
26

recommend this course

202 out of 266 reviews


What Golfers Are Saying

Location is convenient to the city in the 'burbs worth the drive   Great for seniors locals beginners   Challenges include water hazards narrow fairways thick rough  

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u631603189's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/18/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"going to the dogs"


masteryoda1's avatar
Age:  65+
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/09/2017
Previously played Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

We have played this course before and liked it very much.

Now many of the fairways are overgrown with weeds and not very well maintained. Many patches of weeds. most of the greens are in very poor shape, very hairy with clumps of weeds. Not the way a golf course in this very nice development should be maintained.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

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


"Hidden Gem"


u000008174959's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/06/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

The course was difficult to find, no signage for the course outside the complex. Conditions were very good. We played the course in a little over 3 and 1/2 hours. Staff was helpful, price was very reasonable and there is a good luncheon place in the clubhouse.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"Sloooooow play"


chris7722193's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/03/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

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4.5 hrs with power carts is absolutely horrible

Every tee box. Every fairway, you wait and wait

No marshall on course at all

Purple fish for gold balls for ever

Sorry. Not coming back because of it


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"Great Course for Price"


Gabeg13's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  15-19

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/03/2017
Previously played Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Flamingo Lakes is a great course for the price. Fun course for your average golfer, I could see how a more advanced golfer would think the layout to be a little too simple. Overall the greens are consistent and course is in good condition.


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


"Pretty good"


u5620488's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  20-24

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/26/2017
First time playing Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Course is a good but not too difficult challenge for your average weekend golfer. It's fairly well maintained with some pretty interesting layouts that I appreciated. People in front of us could have gone faster but that's not on the course so I won't hold it against them. Main criticism - no driving range so you have to go in cold. If you want to warm up, you get to chip and put only. I'd still recommend and play again.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Fair

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


"Unpleasant experience"


Dylan3371856's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week

1 1.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/24/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Upon arriving at the pro shop, we weren't allowed to leave our bags in the labeled bag drop area, told to go park our car instead. When confirming our tee time in the pro shop the lady at the desk was extremely rude. At one point she said "if you don't like it you can go back where you came from". We teed off, by the time we got to the second hole our golf cart died. When trying to call the clubhouse, it just kept going to voicemail. The conditions of the fairways were sub par, although the greens were reasonable. However the overall layout of the course was redundant, 3 of the par 3's were so similar we thought we had gone to the wrong hole. The one saving grace was the work effort and customer service of the cart lady.


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Poor

Course Conditions: Poor

Staff Friendliness: Poor

Value for the Money: Poor

Off-Course Amenities: Poor


I don't recommend this course


"some problems here"


rogingat's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  20-24

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/21/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather

Reviewed on

I played this course 3 times, mainly due to location and price. Twice it was very very slow play. In fact the last round I gave up at the 12th hole.

My biggest problem with this course is that some fairways are very narrow and have water all along one side and condos all along the other side. On holes 10 and 11 if you miss the narrow fairway on the first or second shots say goodbye to your ball. Hole number 8 is just stupid. There is a 20 yard diameter landing space at 250 yds, otherwise you have to play max 175 yds off the tee to find a landing spot. On a par 5!!!! Unless you can hit a driver dead straight there is no shot.


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Fair

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I don't recommend this course


"Great course, a lot of people"


u647334135's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/17/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Great coarse for the value, greens are great so are the fairways, a lot of water which makes it fun. Staff was okay, but overall nice coarse layout


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course



MiguelA2188105's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/17/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Fair


I recommend this course




4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/14/2017
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Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course



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

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/13/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


"Golf course nice and fun"


u000005022949's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/04/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

People that play here do not respect golf rule, they jump in front of you without asking. They are a lot balls from the same spot, taking too long too finish the hole.

Bad experience


Pace of Play: Fair

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course



u032688142's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/04/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"This course is way overrated"


YVES0001's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  15-19

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/03/2017
First time playing Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

This course is in awful condition and the layout is poor. One other major irritant is how complicated it has been to find the actual entrance of the course once we were through the Century Village front gate. We almost did't make it in time for our tee off because of all the turning in circle we did without any kind of indications to help us. According to the lady in the pro-shop, the City forbids signs for directions.

This is brutal...


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Fair

Course Conditions: Poor

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Fair

Off-Course Amenities: Poor

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I don't recommend this course


"Great course for the money"



4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/01/2017
First time playing Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

This was a fun course to play. The fairways had many mounds and knolls adding to the character of the course. The greens were in very good condition but a bit slow. I highly recommend this course.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"No Flamingos, But Lotsa water"


DJXJ9's avatar
Top 500 Contributor
Age:  45-54
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 02/28/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Tough little course, Greens are excellent at this time of the year, due to yearly tournament, so greens are truly the best in Broward County for the Money, they were at a 10 or better on my outing , fairways are in decent shape


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"Dishonest listing"


superfast158's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  10-14

1 1.0 stars from 5 Played on 02/28/2017
First time playing Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

They advertise GPS, but they removed all of them from the carts.

No markers on coarse any where.

Too many players holding up play, because they don't have markers.

Save your money, look elsewhere


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Poor

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Poor

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I don't recommend this course



levasseur2117146's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 02/27/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Didn't play"


u000005947916's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

1 1.0 stars from 5 Played on 02/15/2017

Reviewed on

The started wouldn't let me play because the course has a rule that no more than 2 carts are allowed in a foursome. I drove 45 minutes and had 10:52 tee time and because my wife was with me couldn't join the threesome. He wanted me to wait until12;17. I refused and said "why don't you split us up and play as 2 twosomes." He would not! He was nasty and said he hates golf! The only solution was a refund. This was the first time that I ever experienced this and that they couldn't figure out something to accommodate me especially after driving so far.


Staff Friendliness: Poor


I don't recommend this course



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