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2.8
207 Reviews (207)
5 Stars
29
4 Stars
87
3 Stars
45
2 Stars
20
1 Stars
26
Conditions
2.4
Value
3.3
Layout
3.7
Friendliness
4.1
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.0
57.8%
Recommend this course
148 out of 207 reviews
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2.4
36 Reviews (36)
5 Stars
1
4 Stars
5
3 Stars
12
2 Stars
7
1 Stars
11
Conditions
1.8
Value
2.9
Layout
3.5
Pace
4.1
Amenities
2.9
StaffFriendliness
4.1
44.4%
Recommend this course
16 out of 36 reviews
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2.6
51 Reviews (51)
5 Stars
2
4 Stars
11
3 Stars
16
2 Stars
10
1 Stars
12
Conditions
2.1
Value
3.1
Layout
3.5
Pace
3.9
Amenities
2.9
StaffFriendliness
4.2
51.0%
Recommend this course
26 out of 51 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 71
Length 6507 yards
Slope 133
Rating 71.7
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Indian River Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1992
Greens Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Lynn Young

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Caddies No
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire required.

Food & Beverage

Snacks

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Reviews

2.8
207 Reviews (207)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 7
Course Challenges Include:
Undulating Greens 23
Elevation Changes 16
Bunkers 15
This course/club is great for:
Locals 18
Advanced Golfers 15
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 12
This Course's Location is:
Near the Airport 21
Convenient to the City 15
Worth the Drive 12

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Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played

Absolute dump

Worse course I've ever played. An absolute dump. You'd have a better experience finding a cow pasture.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 17
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
1.0
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

NEEDS HELP

This course needs lots of help. The course layout is great and fun. You can score on the back 9. Front 9 has 3 par 5's and 2 of them are back to back holes. 4th hole has the green in the middle of the fairway b/c the normal green is gone. The "fairway green" is just that a flag stick in the fairway, the grass hasn't been cut down at all so you can' putt. Back 9 is in better shape than front. Last several greens are in good shape. However the fairway on 15 is the worst fairway I have ever seen. So much sand it's hard to find a white ball.

Hopefully they find a way to get some money into this course b/c it can be good.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Fairly tough course

It’s a crazy layout and is a difficult course to play well on. The more you play here you’ll see a drastic improvement in score.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
2.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great value

Indian River has a very scenic layout. The bunkers are plentiful and well maintained. There were a few tee boxes that need a little TLC because of the hard pan. Several greens have crabgrass growing on them which makes it impossible to get a good roll on a putt. Overall, the greens were fast and challenging. The cart attendant was always making sure we had what we needed to drink. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. Thank you for a great round.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Course

The course wasn’t in great shape. Very sandy and greens were bad. One of the greens was just green spray paint in the fairway. Wouldn’t recommend, but it’s cheap to play so I guess you get what you pay for.

Conditions Poor
Value Good
Layout Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played

Worst course I’ve played this year

I’ve played this course a few times before today and each time I’ve played it I said I wasn’t returning. Aesthetically it’s not very pleasing. The greens were horrible and #4 was a temporary green. I had to rush a few of my shots in order to dodge the fairway sprinklers on a couple of holes. I really didn’t feel very welcome at check in. The grounds crew were the most friendliest especially the pretty young lady driving the mower. She smiled and waved hello. Plus, I was told if I wanted an individual cart do to COVID-19 it would be a $10 charge.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Improvements

Course is looking better. Greens have improved since a month ago.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Poor Grens and fairways

This course has had some green and fairway issues. The greens are bare and #15 par 5 fairway is like a long sand field. They are working on the greens but looks like it's a year away. No fluids and no drink cart.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Disappointing conditions

While I like the layout of this course and have played a number of times this will likely be my last. The greens were terrible and a number of the fairways had very little grass. The course was hard and generally very poorly maintained. With the water they have surrounding the course it would seem that they could do a much better job. Though the cost is lower than some other courses around it is really not worth playing.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Greens are improving

Only course l have played that doesn’t seem to have the expertise to have decent greens. Improvement on many greens has been completed. (No sand traps) on the greens but they still need a lot of tender loving care.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

The course layout is good.

The course is challenging but the greens could use some work they are in bad shape.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser

Bad shape!

The course is in bad shape. One entire fairway looks like a sand-trap. I landed in what should have been the middle of the fairway and had to hunt for grass to hit my next shot. Tee boxes and greens were in bad shape as well. New sod was being installed on the many of the greens. Putting on the greens was a joke. I will not be playing there again.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

Requesting a refund

I had to stop play shortly into my round of golf yesterday because of the weather. The pro shop manager advised me to contact GolfNow since that is how I booked the tee time. He said that you would contact the course to verify the cancellation of my round in order for you to issue me a refund. Please let me know if you need any additional information from me.

Thanks.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
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