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4.0
363 Reviews (363)
5 Stars
86
4 Stars
191
3 Stars
51
2 Stars
18
1 Stars
17
Conditions
3.8
Value
4.3
Layout
4.5
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.6
90.6%
Recommend this course
313 out of 363 reviews
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3.8
37 Reviews (37)
5 Stars
7
4 Stars
19
3 Stars
9
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
1
Conditions
3.6
Value
4.2
Layout
4.4
Pace
3.6
Amenities
3.7
StaffFriendliness
4.4
86.5%
Recommend this course
32 out of 37 reviews
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4.1
76 Reviews (76)
5 Stars
21
4 Stars
43
3 Stars
10
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
1
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.3
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.7
StaffFriendliness
4.5
92.1%
Recommend this course
70 out of 76 reviews
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Holes 18
Type Public
Par 72
Length 6905 yards
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
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Hernando Oaks Golf and Country Club
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Course Details

Year Built 2003
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Tifeagle
Golf Season Year round
Architect Scott Pate

Rentals/Services

Carts N/A
Clubs N/A
GPS Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted N/A
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required

Reviews

4.0
363 Reviews (363)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 19
Brunch 16
Patio Dining 15
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 33
Water Hazards 33
Undulating Greens 31
This course/club is great for:
Locals 35
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 30
Advanced Golfers 18
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 36
In the 'Burbs 22
Convenient to the City 12

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Reviews 78
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 250 Contributor
Florida Advisor
Previously Played

Huge improvement

Today was my first time playing Hernando Oaks in months and I’ll say I certainly was impressed. The ground was very dry and hard which could prove problematic at most courses but I had no problem with shots from the fairways plus the hard ground allowed my ball to roll an extra 30 yards off the tee. The greens were in great shape. Not too fast or too slow. This course has an under rated layout that both challenges the golfer to hit good shots, yet provides a considerable amount of relief with the occasional miss. The manicuring of the course was great. Fairway boundaries were prominent and framing of the bunkers was a very nice touch. One thing I enjoyed greatly was the fairway “bunker” in 17, hugging the left side of the dogleg the fairway seems to fall off into a bunker with an exceptionally natural look. I was thoroughly impressed and look forward to my next round here.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 25
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Enjoyable course but slow play is a problem

Hernando Oaks is a very enjoyable course, especially the back nine which isn’t constrained by housing, and has some really beautiful holes. It’s in good condition; greens were fast and mostly in good shape given that it’s been dry lately. Fairways are getting a bit dry, and a stinger will roll forever as the turf is very hard. But there’s adequate grass to usually have a good lie. Traps need some sand replenishment as several are down to dirt in some areas.

The problem I’ve encountered here repeatedly is groups of players who are not only excruciatingly slow, but who also seem utterly oblivious to singles/doubles behind them and don’t know or care that they’re holding up other players - even when you’re behind them at a tee box. You’re left abandoning a hole to go around them, or waiting 15 minutes between strokes. I don’t believe I’ve ever seen a ranger on the course, and one is needed to keep play moving at a reasonable pace.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 8
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Pleasure to play

I always enjoy playing here. A few of the greens had to be sanded due to what looked like fertilizer scorching but it really didn’t effect round as a whole. Great layout with many challenging holes. Greens were fast and smooth. Lot of roll in the fairway. A well played drive will get you close to the green. A poorly played one will get you in trouble. I suspect the effected greens will be fine in a couple weeks. Then it will be five stars across the board. Best value for the dollar in this area.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Hernando Oaks winter golf

Tee boxes were very hard and chewed up. Staff was very friendly, carts ran fine and course play was very slow.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Slow Play

Played this course a number of times over the last couple of years. We are Snowbirds from Canada, and have found the last couple of rounds to be very slow. 4 1/2 hour + rounds are just way too long these days. Seems the course is way overbooked with no Marshall on the course to speed up play.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser

Priced right

We enjoyed it, tight lies , muddy & very poorly maintained sand traps but playable & less than $40.,
Probably not for everybody.

Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 42
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played
Cold weather
Used cart

Slow death March!

Enjoy playing this course but today was very difficult with the slow play! Not sure why folks can't clear the greens right away after holing out? Makes a good course in good condition. May all golfers learn to keep moving along, chat once in the cart after playing out the hole so it doesn't turn into a.........slow death march like it was today!

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 7
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 26
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Hernando Oaks

Course was in good shape other than a few tee boxes that really need some work. Greens are firm and quick. This course is in our rotation of courses we play. We will be back to play it again.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 41
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Cold weather
Used cart

Fun Layout

Course somewhat challenging but still fun to play. Greens were quick and in good condition, Will play again,

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Course is dry and grass is sparse in many locations. Tees are in horrible shape and Sandy. Greens aren’t bad at all. Pace of play has been horrible lately.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 15
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Beautiful course, but very slow play

The fairways and greens were in good shape, but the teeboxes need a lot of work. They badly need a ranger to keep things moving. It was a 4 hour and 20 minute round, which is 45 minutes too long.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Fees are too high and pace of play is terrible,,,,,5 hour round.

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 21
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
First Time Playing

Great Layout, no grass on fairways

Too bad this track is not being taken care of. Great layout with challenging, interesting and eye pleasing holes. Best layout we have played in the New Port Richey/Brooksville area. BUT course is in not good condition. No grass on fairways, no grass on approach. weeds, most tee blocks just dirt. Greens were smooth , interesting and good variety of large and small. However, the actual holes looked like an animal had chewed the edges, and one hole was placed in the middle of a bad patch on the green and had long dead grass all around it. Pace of play was 4 1/2 hours. With some TLC, this could be such a better course. A chuckle on the 17th about 15 yards in front of the green there was a Ground Under Repair sign, was the best grass we saw all day! Unfortunately will not be back due to the condition.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 26
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

As advertised

Tee boxes are under repair but the rest of the course is in good shape,

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Good track for the money

Everything was great but found the bar prices alittle high, maybe that is why the bar restaurant was empty. Staff were very competent and helpful.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 7
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Okay..

Course is in better condition than a year ago but the pace of play was a little slow.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
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