Clearbrook Golf Club

4.0795294118 4.1 stars from 5 (72)
  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 72
  • Length: 6547 yards
  • Slope: 131
  • Rating: 72.6
  • Layout

Rentals/Services

Carts: Yes
Pull-carts: No
Clubs: Yes
Caddies: No
GPS: No

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

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

Tees | Layout | Full Scorecard

Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 72 6547 yards 72.6 131
White 72 6121 yards 70.6 126
White (W) 72 6121 yards 75.9 134
Gold 72 5809 yards 68.5 124
Gold (W) 72 5809 yards 73.7 130
Red (W) 72 5043 yards 69.2 120

Rating Snapshot

GA Rating Index 4.1 stars from 5
Off-Course Amenities: 4.1 stars from 5
Value: 4.6 stars from 5
Pace of Play: 4.2 stars from 5
Staff Friendliness: 4.4 stars from 5
Course Layout: 4.1 stars from 5
Course Conditions: 3.9 stars from 5
Rating Breakdown 72 Reviews
5 stars:
18
4 stars:
36
3 stars:
14
2 stars:
3
1 stars:
1

recommend this course

67 out of 72 reviews


What Golfers Are Saying

Location is worth the drive   Great for locals seniors walkers   Challenges include water hazards bunkers elevation changes   Great for dinner drinks  

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Reviews


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Beth3708368's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/18/2017
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course



u3188106's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  15-19

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/11/2017
First time playing Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Good

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



u2376249's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 09/09/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course



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

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/20/2017
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: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


"Great Hosts!"


JordanA307's avatar
Gender:  Male

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/18/2017
First time playing Used cart Perfect weather

Reviewed on

I had my bachelor party in Saugatuck and with the place we were staying at just down the street, Clearbrook was a no brainer. Without a doubt, the staff went out of their way to ensure the entire group was comfortable and ensured we were having a great time. Giving proximity markers and sending a ranger around to check-in to ensure the pace of play was good.

Loved every minute of it and they were super helpful/easy to work with.

Course itself wasn't too difficult - but it's a good value for what you're playing.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Fairly Easy


I recommend this course



Rj6384's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/14/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


Commented on 08/16/2017

Thanks for the 3 star review. We would love to know what we can do to earn a 5 star from you. We look forward to having you back at Clearbrook.



u000007262651's avatar
Age:  55-64
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/13/2017
First time playing

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course


Commented on 08/16/2017

Thanks for the 5 star review. We look forward to having you back at Clearbrook.




4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/13/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Average

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


Commented on 08/16/2017

Thanks for the 4 star review. We would love to know what we can do to earn a 5 star from you. We look forward to having you back at Clearbrook.



uHDQW3576HD's avatar
Age:  65+
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

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


I recommend this course


Commented on 08/16/2017

Thanks for the 4 star review. We would love to know what we can do to earn a 5 star from you. We look forward to having you back at Clearbrook.


"Nice park land style golf course"


golfdealseeker's avatar
Top 250 Contributor
Age:  45-54
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 08/04/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Very nice old school gold course. Tight fairways with postage stamp greens. Course is very well kept. Sand traps are raked and greens were receptive and rolled well. Hats off to the greenskeeper and his staff. This course is tight and do not expect to score well if you are not accurate with both tee and approach shots. The grass is very lush around the greens.

Tee boxes are well kept and the ladies tees are fair as well.

The staff couldn't have been nicer, bring your best game and you will have a great time.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course


Commented on 08/16/2017

Thanks for the 4 star review. I will pass on your comments to our superintendent. We look forward to having you back at Clearbrook.


"Average features"


u8267340's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 07/30/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

We're not able too tee-off. Did not play

Exceptionally slow play , and backed up .

Received a replay receipt but had to pay a convenience fee which was not refunded.


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Fairly Easy


I don't recommend this course


Response from Clearbrook Golf Club on 08/04/2017:

Ron, thank you for taking the time to review our course, Clearbrook Golf Club. We are sorry that you were not able to play on this particular day-- our sincerest apologies for the scheduling issue. We hope that you will come back and visit us again soon.

"Very nice course"


u011004011's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 07/15/2017
Previously played

Reviewed on

Clearbrook is a great course with some challenging holes. A great deal pruce wise as well!


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


Commented on 08/16/2017

Thanks for the 5 star review. Thank you, we take pride in the challenge of our course. We look forward to having you back at Clearbrook.


"Clearbrook Golf Experience"


u000005713492's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/24/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Clearbrook Golf Course is a good value when you can get the "Hot Deal" rate. Everything is mowed well & the greens are in decent condition. Fairways are mowed weeds not grass. The restaurant is 5-star at reasonable prices.


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course


Response from Clearbrook Golf Club on 07/28/2017:

Hello Linda, thank you for taking the time to review our course, Clearbrook Golf Club in the Grand Rapids area. We are happy to hear that playing our course was a great value for you and that you enjoyed the course conditions. Thank you for the 3 star review and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

"June 10th experience"


Scott9702305's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week

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

Reviewed on

First time playing this course... Staff was very nice.. Course was in very good condition and the bar and wait staff was very courteous. I would recommend to any golfer looking for a nice local course to play..


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


"Old golf course feel."


biggeejack's avatar
Age:  65+
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  5-9

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/06/2017
Previously played

Reviewed on

Nice old charm golf course, fairly tight. Nice greens, Would not have played here if not for Golf Now.com. Too pricey for normal green fees, that's where GolfNow.com comes into play. Pro shop person was short with us to say the least, because we used Golfnow.com????


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Poor

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course


Response from Clearbrook Golf Club on 06/08/2017:

Hello Jack, thank you for taking the time to write a review about our course, we appreciate your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed our course layout and pace of play. We are hear that our staff was unfriendly, we’re normally known for our exceptional customer service and we regret that we missed the mark. Thank you for your business and we hope to see you again soon.


u2753115's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once every three months

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/04/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Great old course!"


cmiller2's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  25+

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/03/2017
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Clearbrook delivered once again. I've played there many times, but not in several years. The staff in the pro-shop, and especially the starter, were incredibly welcoming and friendly. I'm not sure if they are intentionally not mowing the tees as closely as normal or if it was just the day we were there, but that was a bit odd. Otherwise, the greens rolled true, the fairways were in good shape, and the course and club house looked awesome! We'll be back soon!


Pace of Play: Good

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




4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/02/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Excellent


I recommend this course



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

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/09/2017
Previously played 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:  Moderate


I recommend this course


Commented on 05/16/2017

Thanks for the 5-star review Demobr! We are always trying to encourage our team to keep up the good work so please let us know if there was anything that stuck out while you were here. See you again sometime soon.



wesk928's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  5-9

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/28/2017
Previously played Used cart Cold weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Average

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


Commented on 05/16/2017

Thanks for the 4-star review Wesk928. We are always trying to encourage our team to keep up the good work and improve where needed so please let us know if there was anything that stuck out while you were here. See you again sometime soon.



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