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3.5
686 Reviews (686)
5 Stars
91
4 Stars
292
3 Stars
169
2 Stars
93
1 Stars
41
Conditions
3.0
Value
3.5
Layout
4.2
Friendliness
4.0
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.5
72.0%
Recommend this course
498 out of 686 reviews
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3.5
80 Reviews (80)
5 Stars
14
4 Stars
34
3 Stars
16
2 Stars
13
1 Stars
3
Conditions
3.0
Value
3.3
Layout
4.2
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.3
StaffFriendliness
4.0
71.2%
Recommend this course
57 out of 80 reviews
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3.5
140 Reviews (140)
5 Stars
22
4 Stars
57
3 Stars
34
2 Stars
19
1 Stars
8
Conditions
3.0
Value
3.5
Layout
4.1
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.5
StaffFriendliness
4.0
70.7%
Recommend this course
99 out of 140 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Resort
Par 72
Length 7228 yards
Slope 146
Rating 75.2
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Course Details

Year Built 1958
Golf Season Year round
Architect William W. Mast (1958) Perry Dye (1989)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Bar, Grill

Lodging

Lodging Available

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Reviews

3.5
686 Reviews (686)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 35
Watching the Game 20
Patio Dining 19
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 51
Water Hazards 50
Undulating Greens 39
This course/club is great for:
Advanced Golfers 44
Locals 34
Walkers 23
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 37
In the 'Burbs 33
Worth the Drive 25

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Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
2.0
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First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
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3.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Reviews 13
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
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Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Round of golf

Played better than have in the past. The cost versus value is not fair. Stepped out of cart on 8th hole to at womens tee box. (right side or drivers side)Foot fell in a terrible hole. My right ankle is sprained. The 16th hole is a joke..What is the large area of dirt mid-fairway on the right? It is not a bunker, it is the a big dirt area. in the winter it is muddy. For golfers paying it should be eradicated and fixed. Otherwise course was okay.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 07/31/2020

Hello dmrobert. Thank you for taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass along your feedback to the staff so they can work to make changes. Thanks for visiting us!

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
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Commented on 07/31/2020

Thank you for visiting us at Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 07/24/2020

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, JPenoli0Flip! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club!

Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Previously Played
Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented on 07/22/2020

Hello, kdecker17. Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We see you rated the course 2-stars and are interested in learning what we can do to improve for your next visit. We take customer feedback very seriously at our course. Please reach out to our team in the golf shop and tell us what's on your mind. Thank you for playing Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club.

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Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Potential to be an incredible track

Played here a lot this year, staff can be inconsistent with start times , enforcing tee times, letting some people do whatever they want etc but always friendly. Honestly I love the layout of the course. Very challenging depending on tees. Fairways greener than anticipated for summer time but that comes at the cost of greens shape. Way over watered and torn up from balls landing and taking out chunks of grass. Very worth it to play at weekday price. Overall like it for the challenge and layout but find my self thinking what if when playing due to conditions around the course but can tell the staff are trying hard to get it playing as well as possible

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 07/22/2020

Hi GooseBeckett. We appreciate you leaving a review and rating us. We will inform the entire team, so they know their hard work is paying off. We look forward to having you back at Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club!

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Reviews 1
2.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
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Commented on 07/22/2020

Hello, Brian2300sr. Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We see you rated the course 2-stars and are interested in learning what we can do to improve for your next visit. We take customer feedback very seriously at our course. Please reach out to our team in the golf shop and tell us what's on your mind. Thank you for playing Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club.

Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
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Commented on 07/22/2020

Hello, u314159993830. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are sorry to see that your overall experience was anything short of 5 stars, but we hope you'll give us another try in the near future.

Played On
Reviews 10
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

A lot of GUR

A lot of GUR areas but at least they were marked. Greens are really receptive, a tad slow but nice. Fast firm fairways.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
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Commented on 07/22/2020

Thank you for taking the time to review us Michaelfrye19. Your feedback is valuable, and we look forward to delivering you excellent service again soon. Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club thanks you!

Played On
Reviews 85
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
Previously Played

Pace of play

It is so annoying to follow slow players. What is it going to take for courses to manage the pace of players? It would be so nice to be able to count on a reasonable pace for my round of golf. Help us out!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
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Commented on 07/13/2020

We apologize for the pace of play issue you experienced. We always try to keep a great pace when having our golfers on the course. Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback as we will use your review to better the experience going forward. We hope you give us another try in the near future!

Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 07/09/2020

Hello, Jayme5381325. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are sorry to see that your overall experience was anything short of 5 stars, but we hope you'll give us another try in the near future.

Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Definitely a hidden gem

Would highly recommend to anyone who hasn’t played here. The layout is amazing! The course conditions are amazing. Very few burnouts and the greens were firm but you could still stick with some spin. Might have to make this my home course. Play the tips if you want an ultimate challenge! Ball placement is key.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 07/13/2020

Wow, we are so happy you enjoyed your round, dadams4332! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

Carlton Oaks

Good course design and challenging layout but the greens were not maintained well and the course definitely needs some maintenance. Could charge much more than they do but keep prices down because of the course conditions are not great. Hosts Canadian Tour qualifying events and PGA Tour qualifying events in the past and is definitely challenging from the back tees. Needs to work on course maintenance and amenities.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 06/26/2020

We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass on your feedback to the teams in charge so they can work to make changes. Thanks for visiting Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club. We hope to see you again in the future.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Don’t waste the money

$80 for a cart and 18 is what I should’ve been paid to golf here. Don’t waste the money they are letting the course dry and die out.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 06/22/2020

Hi, kennyv1881. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We are going to pass on your feedback to the teams in charge so they can work to make changes. Thanks for visiting Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club. We hope you'll give us another try in the future.

Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

There are many dry spots especially around the edges. Overall the course was looking good and there were a lot of people playing. the pace of Play was good. I remember playing the course when it was much greener and more refreshing to the eyes. The cost was little stiff.

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 06/22/2020

Thank you for visiting us at Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Walked

Great layout, needs work

This was my first time playing here. Looks like it was once a great country-club course that has been neglected. Fairways were hit-and-miss with many broken irrigation areas that alternately flooded or browned out areas. Greens were over-watered or not draining so they were painfully pock marked with ball marks even though it hasn't rained much. Almost every approach shot came close to plugging in the green.

The layout, however is really fun. Its a flat course but the undulations and obviously neglected waste areas hint that the course was once great.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Commented on 06/22/2020

Hello, virens23. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are sorry to see that your overall experience was anything short of 5 stars, but we hope you'll give us another try in the near future.

Played On
Reviews 85
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 250 Contributor
Previously Played

Great conditions

Played in great weather and at a reasonable price.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Commented on 06/18/2020

Wow, we are so happy you enjoyed your round, uENJW2504EN! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Carlton Oaks during COVID-19

Staff was friendly, despite pandemic they had great set up, explained things and had Sanitizing stations. Place was clean and course was good and challenging. The only thing is there’s a lot of leaves makes it hard to find your ball even in the fairway during sunrise. Overall great course for the money I will return here and stop going to Bonita due to their staff’s rudeness.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented on 06/15/2020

Thank you for visiting us at Carlton Oaks Lodge & Country Club. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

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