Southern Highlands Golf Course

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5.0
Value
4.7
Layout
5.0
Friendliness
5.0
Pace
4.8
Amenities
5.0
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5.0
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5.0
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About

Holes 18
Par 72
Length 7510
Slope 137
Rating 75.4
Type Private
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 72 7510 yards 75.4 137
Blue 72 7008 yards 73.1 129
White 72 6696 yards 71.1 126
Green 72 6300 yards 69.0 124
Gold 72 5711 yards 71.7 124
Scorecard for Southern Highlands Golf Club
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: 76.1/145 417 196 605 404 359 389 423 162 579 3534 441 506 174 566 442 480 419 209 603 3840 7374
Blue M: 73.4/143 395 168 571 386 326 369 400 154 554 3323 417 480 149 519 415 454 386 190 578 3588 6911
White M: 71.3/141 374 156 551 343 284 360 374 131 530 3103 399 423 129 511 394 447 379 173 541 3396 6499
Gold W: 72.1/131 302 128 488 277 246 332 343 114 495 2725 365 342 82 455 334 391 332 105 453 2859 5584
Handicap 12 14 2 6 16 10 8 18 4 1 9 17 7 13 5 11 15 3
Par 4 3 5 4 4 4 4 3 5 36 4 4 3 5 4 4 4 3 5 36 72

Course Details

Year Built 2000
Fairways Bermuda Grass/Rye Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Collared shirt required

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5.0
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Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Used cart

Best Conditions in Las Vegas

I have been fortunate enough to have visited some of the nicest courses in the US and I would put the conditioning, design, and experience up against any of them. Only thing that could have been better was the weather which was windy and rainy. The greens were rolling very true and moderately quick, especially considering the rainy conditions. Tees, Fairways, and Rough were all beautifully manicured with overseeded ryegrass, Bunkers were not perfect but acceptable, as I expect them to be a hazard. The surroundings created by all of the trees and water features is spectacular. If you ever have the opportunity to play here it will not disappoint. Awesome job by the Superintendent and his team as well as the proshop staff.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Excellent course, Perfect conditions

Had the pleasure of playing here for a corporate tournament...Was truly incredible to play this course!!!

Had a caddy, Chad, who was fantastic, and did a great job sharing insights on shots, and plays, did a great job adapting to what each player wanted for feedback and input...

Our pace of play considering it was a corporate event, was AMAZING, finished in under 5 hours...

Greens were spectacular, rolling around 11.5 Stimp...hardly a ball mark on the greens which is something considering it was a corporate event...the

Fairways were perfect condition, and all divots were filled in, no issues at all...

Tee boxes were in perfect shape...clearly no expense with water or turf is spared anywhere on this course!!!

(required question is cost for round, have no clue as it is a private club)

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Golf Advisor
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

One of three Sin City gems owned by Pacific Links

This private club owned by Pacific Links is a Las Vegas treasure on par with the Bellagio fountains or any of the other magnificent attractions along the Strip. Its man-made wonders - the 42,000-square-foot clubhouse and roaring waterfall near the ninth green - have to be seen to be believed. Southern Highlands, the home course of the UNLV men's golf team, is an oasis of opulence in the desert. Million-dollar homes (one owned by boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.) line the fairways. Caddies guide their guests through a maze of water and bunkers. The course, a collaboration between Robert Trent Jones Sr. and Jr., requires endless shot-making, from drivable par 4s (especially from the white tees) to some cool par 5s. The back nine climbs to the elevated 11th tee that overlooks everything. This is as fun as hard courses get.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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