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4.3
96 Reviews (96)
5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2
1 Stars
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Conditions
4.0
Value
4.4
Layout
4.6
Friendliness
4.4
Pace
4.4
Amenities
4.1
92.9%
Recommend this course
91 out of 96 reviews
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4.4
5 Reviews (5)
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Conditions
4.6
Value
4.8
Layout
4.8
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.5
100.0%
Recommend this course
5 out of 5 reviews
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4.4
21 Reviews (21)
5 Stars
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Conditions
4.3
Value
4.7
Layout
4.7
Pace
4.5
Amenities
4.2
StaffFriendliness
4.5
95.2%
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20 out of 21 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 72
Length 7047 yards
Slope 134
Rating 74.5

Cypress Creek Golfers' Club was carefully carved from the mature hardwood forests and centuries old peanut fields of Smithfield. The peacefully secluded setting is the ideal environment for a round of golf and the challenging design will have you using every club in your bag. The golf course will reward creative shot-making and thoughtful strategy but it is not overly punishing for the high handicapper. The rolling terrain provides plenty of challenging ups and downs throughout and there are many water holes, including the memorable ninth, a short par 4 with an island green. Cypress Creek Golfers' Club even has its own "amen corner" that starts with the par-4 15th, moves on to the waterlogged 16th, and finishes with another par 4, an uphill hole that is the toughest of the trio.

Course Details

Year Built 1998
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Tom Clark (1998) Kevin Atkinson (1998) Curtis Strange (1998)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No

Reviews

4.3
96 Reviews (96)

What Golfers Are Saying

This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 6

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Favorite course in Virginia

We enjoy playing golf all over the state of Virginia and sincerely consider this one of our favorite places to play. The staff is friendly and professional and the course is in great shape. Pace of play is excellent and the remodeling of the Tavern looks great! Looking forward to playing again soon!!

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
Previously Played

Great layout and well conditioned course. True test of golfing ability requiring both driving distance and ball placement. Greens can be lightning fast on downhill putts. Only negative is that they have closed the grill and there is nowhere for non-members to eat or buy a drink. Still a fantastic course and good value for the money, just bring your own food and drinks.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
Incentivized Review
4.0
Golf Channel
Windy weather
Walked
Conditions Good
Layout Good
Pace Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

One of the very best in the area!

Absolutely LOVE Cypress Creek. It's remote location in Smithfield, VA makes it a bit of a hidden gem but do not be fooled, if this course were in Williamsburg it would be $90-100 greens fee yet you can play if for around $50. Very fun course that will make you play smart and not always look to hit as far as you can. Will say a few greens & tee boxes were not as great condition as usual but it has been a very hot summer for us with a lot of area courses experiencing that. Either way, play this course! You will not be disappointed & in fact likely leave highly impressed.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Interesting layout

Challenging layout. Back 9 will test your game. Great shape. Friendly staff.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Challenging Greens

This course is very well groomed. The pin placements can create challenging holes. Staff is very friendly and always a treat to play

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Outstanding Experience

The course was in great shape, customer experience was excellent. There is nothing I could add that is negative. Very well maintained as well. Second time playing here and the new owners are great.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

This course has an outstanding layout

The greens were very fast and ran true. Best greens in the area. Fairways were in great shape and rough cut so you could find your ball easily. The only drawback from this course was the sand traps need work. Highly recommended this course to all levels of play

Conditions Good
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

Super value, super course!

Friendly staff in the clubhouse, clean cart, started right on time and pace of play was very good-round took about 4 hours. Course in excellent condition, greens very quick and true, and aside from some dust on several holes where home expansion is occurring nearby, no problems at all.
Value for the golfing dollar , esp with senior rates, was unbelievable. I will definitely be back to play this big, challenging course. Kudos!

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

Great value!

Nice people in the proshop, course in great shape. Pins in challenging positions but playable. Pace of play good-finished in about 4 hours. Greens in very nice shape and VERY fast but manageable. I drove nearly 40 miles from VA Beach to play here with my friend who lives nearby and will do it again. Altogether a very nice golfing experience. Keep it up, new owners!

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

Best Course This Side Of Williamburg

I've been playing this course since opening day. I get out there 6 or 8 times a year. This is the BEST course this side of Richmond/Williamsburg! There isn't a course in Southside Hampton Roads that compares to it!!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Great course for the money

Excellent layout. This is my favorite pubic course in the Isle of Wight/Suffolk/Hampton’s/Newport News area. You need to go to Williamsburg to find anything better. Very open course. If you hit a house, you shouldn’t play golf.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great Layout, greens roll well,

Great value thanks to Golf Now's Hot deal. Overall course is in good shape for end of April, Some area's need to grow in and some greens have small areas that are recovering from winter. Tee boxes Fairways are in great shape.

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

Challenging

Weather was windy which always makes this course harder. Fairways were great, bunker need a ton off work and the greens were decent some greens there are a couple bare spots trying to grow in. Overall good condition

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Solid course

I guess you could call this my home course, since it's pretty close to home.

Clubhouse is good, staff (pro shop and restaurant) are friendly and accommodating.

Practice facility is one of the best in the area (though in the Spring, the range gets buggy).

Course layout is solid. No tricks. Front nine is definitely the scoring nine (for me, anyway). #8 is a very good hole, and #9 gives me fits.

Back nine has three of the best holes in the Tidewater. 15, 16, 17 are amazing. Too bad 14 ifairway is always in bad shape.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Early Spring Golf

Course was in good shape but the grass had not greener up yet and too early for green maintenance. All in all a good golf day.

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

Course layout is one of the best in the area

Greens are coming back getting in better shape , some washed out bunkers from all the wet weather but still a great course to play

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 500 Contributor
First Time Playing

Terrible back nine

If u slice the ball the back nine will eat u alive

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Fair
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
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Commented on 03/18/2019

Hello, thank you for taking the time to review our course, Cypress Creek Golfers Club, 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 greatly appreciated. It looks like you had a friendly experience with our staff and hope that your round was a great value for you. Thank you for your choosing our course, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

Wonderful course by the water

Cypress Creek in Smithfield is a joy to play even as a modest female player. The layout is interesting with fairways alongside mature trees and waterways of Cypress Creek. The winter/spring have been difficult for most courses in southeast Virginia due to frequent rain so play time has been minimal. The grounds manager and crew work very hard trying to keep the course in as good a shape as possible despite weather conditions. I really look forward to my next round on the course!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging

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