Grantwood Golf Course

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4.3
86
5 Stars
31
4 Stars
42
3 Stars
13
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.2
Value
4.4
Layout
4.2
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
4.1
Amenities
4.1
92.2%
Recommend this course
80 out of 86 reviews
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Average Rating
4.6
9
5 Stars
6
4 Stars
2
3 Stars
1
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.2
Value
4.4
Layout
4.3
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.4
StaffFriendliness
4.4
88.9%
Recommend this course
8 out of 9 reviews
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Average Rating
4.4
26
5 Stars
13
4 Stars
11
3 Stars
2
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.3
Value
4.4
Layout
4.4
Pace
4.2
Amenities
4.4
StaffFriendliness
4.4
92.3%
Recommend this course
24 out of 26 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public/Municipal
Par 71
Length 6429 yards
Slope 122
Rating 70.7
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 71 6429 yards 70.7 122
Blue 71 6203 yards 69.7 118
White 71 5576 yards 66.9 112
Red (W) 71 4976 yards 68.9 119
Family 2 71 3828 yards 61.9 108
Family 1 71 3069 yards 58.3 97
Scorecard for Grantwood Golf Course
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Black M: 70.7/122 370 410 396 203 556 468 176 376 158 3113 343 298 162 406 198 552 398 544 415 3316 6429
Blue M: 69.7/118 363 396 391 195 511 463 165 362 142 2988 338 294 144 391 182 549 388 530 399 3215 6203
White M: 66.9/112 333 353 330 184 431 454 147 307 127 2666 298 260 130 387 154 514 351 455 361 2910 5576
Red W: 68.9/118 308 334 278 165 346 412 136 285 107 2371 278 254 104 294 122 475 292 445 341 2605 4976
Family I M: 56.5/82 W: 62.3/108 308 213 278 90 310 315 90 195 110 1909 230 250 110 217 120 320 177 300 195 1919 3828
Family II W: 58.3/97 230 185 123 90 254 260 90 190 107 1529 170 211 105 163 60 281 150 255 145 1540 3069
Handicap 8 10 2 12 4 16 14 6 18 13 15 17 1 11 3 7 9 5
Par 4 4 4 3 5 5 3 4 3 35 4 4 3 4 3 5 4 5 4 36 71
Handicap (W) 12 6 4 14 2 8 16 10 18 11 13 15 7 17 1 9 3 5

Course Details

Year Built 1909
Fairways Bent Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes - "Grantwood Golf Academy"
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Shirt and shoes required

Reviews

4.3
86

What Golfers Are Saying

Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 12
Water Hazards 11
Forced Carries 9
This course/club is great for:
Locals 15
Seniors 8
9-Hole Rounds 7
This Course's Location is:
In the 'Burbs 14
Convenient to the City 10
Worth the Drive 8

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Cold weather
Used cart

Well worth trying

Grantwood looks like a flat course wehn you drive up. It isn't. Not hilly, but there is some terrain that comes into play. It has some nice long holes. Good hazards (#3 water makes it very interesting - approach HAS to carry the pond). This is a great course for the average or intermediate golfer. The greens are well maintained and very puttable. There are some marvelous holes for senior golfers that are challenging but do not require monster shots.

Well done to the grounds crew for the condition of the course. I have played it often in all seasons and it has always been well maintained. I strongly recommend that you try it. If you do, you will be back.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Brought a friend to play

Have played this course in an outing before. Decided to invite a friend who had never played it before who plays another course quite often. Was totally impressed and we will be back if the weather permits this year.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played

GREAT CONDITION

Course is still in great condition for this time of year, grass is cut, minimal leaves...

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Grantwood

Free pastries and coffee to start round, pro shop and starter were very friendly.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

course condition

you can tell course has had some trouble with weather. too many thinned and burnt areas of fairways. Can't cut to thin in certain conditions. Greens in nice shape.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Used cart

Great Course

First time playing course, will definitely be returning. Couldn't believe how ENTIRE course was still.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart

Pric

We got a deal through Golf Now, but it still cost above what we like to pay for a round of golf. The greens were slow and bumpy. The course layout was a little confusing, with tee boxes too near some greens, allowing some interruption in play. Of the two carts in our foursome, one needed several punches on the accelerator to get going each time, and the other one continued to chug, even after taking the key out!

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Response from Grantwood Golf Course on 08/28/2018:
Hello, thank you for taking the time to review our course, Grantwood Golf Course, and for the 3 stars. We are sorry to see that the course may not have been in the best shape when you played and your feedback is appreciated. It looks like you had a friendly experience with our staff and that your round was a great value for you, so we hope this improved your overall experience with us. Thank you for your choosing our course, in the Solon, Ohio area, and we look forward to seeing you again soon.
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Excellent Golf

Played Grantwood about four times this summer. Course was in excellent condition and pace of play was steady. Always found challenging holes on both sides. Definitely difficult holes. Cart paths the whole course, very nice. Also used the range, a big asset for the course. Highly recommend playing there.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played

Great Course

Great course to get your confidence back, wide open easy to find your ball...even after the rain fairways rolled forever...greens rolled smooth...

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great Layout

I like playing this course. I did good on the front but I played like a IDIOT on the back 9.Lol. It wasn't the course it was all me so I will one coming back.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Best starter !

Overall good experience front played fast, however, they put a bunch of 9 holers on the back so it played slow.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

Potential, but...

One major qualifier: I played on July 4th. On a very hot day, even though the beverage cart was in operation, somehow we missed it through 18 long holes. In addition to the missing beverage cart, they had no ranger in operation. So, stuck behind a twosome that played close to 20 minutes a hole (even with a thunderstorm very audibly rolling in), without refreshment...I was very dissatisfied by the client service.

Conditions Good
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Response from Grantwood Golf Course on 07/06/2018:
Thank you for coming out to Grantwood and for leaving us a review. We are sorry to hear about the poor customer experience you had with us. Our staff tries to provide the best possible customer experience for our golfers on the course, and we apologize if we missed the mark. We hope you will notice some improvements the next time you are with us.
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

good course

First time playing this course that we found on groupgolfer. The course was is nice shape and had a good layout of the holes

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

easy to navigate course - some challengingbholes

great convenient, reasonably priced course!!

great staff and bartender!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great course! Beware the turn after 9 holes.

Love this course. Great course, friendly staff, and most importantly food greens. Only downside is they don’t protect people making the turn. Tee off at 700 and run into people playing 9 holes that started on the back.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
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