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4.7
173 Reviews (173)
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Stars
2
Conditions
4.7
Value
4.7
Layout
4.6
Friendliness
4.8
Pace
4.3
Amenities
3.9
97.9%
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162 out of 173 reviews
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4.6
10 Reviews (10)
5 Stars
6
4 Stars
4
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Conditions
4.8
Value
4.8
Layout
4.7
Pace
4.7
Amenities
4.0
StaffFriendliness
4.7
100.0%
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10 out of 10 reviews
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4.7
28 Reviews (28)
5 Stars
20
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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Conditions
4.7
Value
4.7
Layout
4.6
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.8
100.0%
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Holes 18
Type Public/Municipal
Par 71
Length 6235 yards
Slope 128
Rating 70.0
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AJ Jolly Golf Course
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 71 6235 yards 70.0 128
White 71 5835 yards 68.2 124
Red (W) 75 5330 yards 70.6 125
Scorecard for A.J. Jolly 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
Blue M: 70.0/128 372 394 369 361 297 188 342 184 570 3077 367 481 352 313 323 186 439 379 318 3158 6235
White M: 68.2/124 330 389 364 291 285 181 290 166 549 2845 337 467 337 302 315 174 429 349 280 2990 5835
Red M: 65.6/122 W: 70.6/125 301 379 354 275 260 167 245 99 452 2532 303 443 311 290 299 156 408 333 255 2798 5330
Handicap 10 4 6 18 16 12 8 14 2 11 3 7 17 15 5 9 13 1
Par 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 3 5 35 4 5 4 4 4 3 4 4 4 36 71

Course Details

Year Built 1962
Golf Season Year round
Architect William Diddel (1962)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - $18
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range No
Bunker Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed Soft spikes only
Fivesomes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Appropriate golf attire.

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Reviews

4.7
173 Reviews (173)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
19th Hole Scenic Views 16
Drinks 14
Patio Dining 10
Course Challenges Include:
Elevation Changes 22
Water Hazards 22
Narrow Fairways 14
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 25
Locals 24
Advanced Golfers 18
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 27
In the 'Burbs 9
Convenient to the City 7

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A Must Play

Jolly in best shape I’ve seen ever. Great venue. A must play course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 06/10/2019

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Your feedback is valuable, and we look forward to delivering you excellent service again soon. A. J. Jolly Golf Course thanks you!

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Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

Hidden Gem of NKY

Really enjoyed playing this course. It was in perfect condition and the staff was great. Not crowded at all and the price was very good. I haven't played AJ Jolley in over a decade, but that is going to change. Strongly recommend this course for all skill levels.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented On 06/10/2019

Thank you for your 5-star rating! Please book another round with us soon.

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Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played

Very good

Fairways very good. Greens excellent.
Pace of play good

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented On 06/10/2019

We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing A. J. Jolly Golf Course.

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 06/10/2019

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Your feedback is valuable, and we look forward to delivering you excellent service again soon. A. J. Jolly Golf Course thanks you!

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

First Time

Course was in very good condition. We were able to start right away. Pace was good until the 15th hole, then were waiting up to 10 minutes, but then still finished 18 under 4 hours.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
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Commented On 05/29/2019

Thanks for the review! We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
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Commented On 06/10/2019

Thank you for your review. We will pass along your positive experience to our team at A. J. Jolly Golf Course. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Played On
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Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented On 05/29/2019

Thank you for the 5 stars! We cannot wait to see you again!

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Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 04/22/2019

Thank you so much for the great review. We are glad you had an incredible time, and we hope to see you again soon! Thanks for choosing us!

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Love it!

Love this course. The layout is great and the course itself is always in fantastic shape. Staff welcomes you with open arms and make you feel like you belong.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented On 01/30/2019

Thank you for your 5-star rating!

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Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Commented On 01/30/2019

We appreciate your 5-star rating. We appreciate all feedback because we are always looking to improve. We hope to see you again.

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great value fun but challenging course

Fairways and greens were in great shape. Not a lot of leaf litter on the ground made for easy ball hunting after shots that were not in the fairway. Great scoring opportunities as few par 4’s are easily reached from tees with good tee shots. Employees were great and friendly will return to play another round.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Response from AJ Jolly Golf Course on 10/18/2018:
Thank you for leaving us a review, and thank you for the 5 stars! We appreciate your feedback and we hope to have you back!
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beautiful Course

My first time playing this course. We had a group of three in the middle of the day on a Sunday and it was busy. While pace on the front nine was slightly slow, it was certainly acceprable.

It was a 42 minute drive to the course but well worth it. The course was in great shape for this late in the season. The greens were excellent.

The course is a little on the shorter side, but accurate drives we're needed as the rough was definitely deep.

We enjoyed this absolutely beautiful course and will return.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Response from AJ Jolly Golf Course on 10/18/2018:
Thank you for the 5 stars! We appreciate the feedback and we hope to have you back in the future!
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
Response from AJ Jolly Golf Course on 10/18/2018:
Thank you for the 5 stars!
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Nice!

I've been playing AJ Jolly all my life and it just seems to get better (the course, not me). AJ is one of the best maintained, most beautiful (especially in Fall) public courses in Greater Cincinnati. Challenging but not discouraging. I highly recommend it.

Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

Good Conditions

AJ was in very good shape. Greens good -- not fast but very true. Fairways good. Rough a little patchy and quite a few hardpan lies but not bad. Great deal through Golf Now.

They don't have room for a range but could put a chipping/short game area and nets for full swing warm-up to the left side of the first hole.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Response from AJ Jolly Golf Course on 09/28/2018:
Thank you for the 4 stars. We value your feedback and are happy to see that you enjoyed your experience with us.
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played
Wet weather

Wet

Staff was friendly, course was in very good condition but it was cart path only due to heavy rain the weekend before.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Response from AJ Jolly Golf Course on 09/28/2018:
Thank you for leaving us a review! We are happy to see that you enjoyed your day with us, and we look forward to having you back.
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Response from AJ Jolly Golf Course on 09/04/2018:
Thank you for the 5 stars!
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Always satisfying

Play here many times during the year and do not know of any course that compares for value or conditions. Kenton co, is terrible, Twin Bridges is o.k. for what it is(country course) and Hickory sticks is getting better but still needs a little more tlc. Now that Terry Jolly is not the head pro I hope the course continues to be a great choice for a scenic round. Also, they have a great senior rate.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Response from AJ Jolly Golf Course on 09/04/2018:
Thank you so much for leaving us with a review, and for the 5 stars! We are happy that you enjoyed your experience with us.
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Great place!

You always know when you play Jolly it`s going to be in good shape.I sure would like to see a new clubhouse!

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Response from AJ Jolly Golf Course on 09/04/2018:
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us with a review, and for the 4 stars. we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our course conditions. Hope to see you back soon!
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