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1 Stars
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Conditions
4.3
Value
4.1
Layout
4.9
Friendliness
4.8
Pace
4.4
Amenities
4.7
93.9%
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393 out of 427 reviews
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4.7
31 Reviews (31)
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4.4
Value
4.2
Layout
4.9
Pace
4.5
Amenities
4.7
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4.9
96.8%
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4.6
35 Reviews (35)
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Conditions
4.3
Value
4.1
Layout
4.9
Pace
4.5
Amenities
4.7
StaffFriendliness
4.9
94.3%
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 72
Length 7322 yards
Slope 144
Rating 75.8
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 72 7322 yards 75.8 144
Blue 72 6711 yards 72.9 135
White (W) 72 6229 yards 77.0 142
White 72 6229 yards 71.0 129
Gold 72 5782 yards 68.7 125
Gold (W) 72 5782 yards 74.6 138
Purple 72 5279 yards 66.2 118
Purple (W) 72 5279 yards 71.9 132
Orange 72 4219 yards 60.7 105
Orange (W) 72 4219 yards 65.7 116
Scorecard for Classic 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: 75.8/144 408 180 443 568 419 220 477 433 595 3743 474 459 162 399 560 349 436 176 564 3579 7322
Blue M: 72.9/135 358 173 408 525 402 208 414 413 540 3441 432 394 160 351 511 337 398 161 526 3270 6711
White M: 71.0/129 W: 77.0/142 346 160 377 477 366 193 405 357 529 3210 407 351 142 309 501 310 365 151 483 3019 6229
Gold M: 68.7/125 W: 74.6/138 316 152 365 432 331 183 375 329 485 2968 375 338 118 299 475 300 340 130 439 2814 5782
Purple M: 66.2/118 W: 71.9/132 305 126 334 404 325 136 351 288 457 2726 344 296 93 270 419 273 330 112 416 2553 5279
Orange M: 60.7/105 W: 65.7/116 252 44 269 347 256 66 253 240 418 2145 300 266 68 232 355 203 249 58 343 2074 4219
Handicap 15 17 9 1 3 13 7 11 5 4 6 16 12 8 14 10 18 2
Par 4 3 4 5 4 3 4 4 5 36 4 4 3 4 5 4 4 3 5 36 72
Handicap (W) 15 17 9 1 3 13 7 11 5 8 2 12 14 6 16 10 18 4

Course Details

Year Built 2006
Greens Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Arnold Palmer (2006)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Caddies Yes
Golf School Academy Yes - "Bird Golf Academy"
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Visa, Master Card, American Express
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Collared shirts are required. Shorts must be 'bermuda'-length. Inappropriate Attire: Tank tops, T-shirts, Denim Jeans, Cargo shorts and Cut-offs.

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4.6
427 Reviews (427)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 42
19th Hole Scenic Views 32
Patio Dining 32
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 75
Bunkers 70
Forced Carries 37
This course/club is great for:
Advanced Golfers 58
A Bucket list/Top 100 Pick 39
A Weekend Splurge 29
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 57
Worth the Drive 36
Near Local Attractions 15

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Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Course Conditon

Many spots on the fairway and greens were in poor condition. For the area this course is top price but course conditions did not command the value.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

A home run!

outstanding course especially for the money, their all inclusive style club is fantastic from the bag drop through the office and onto the first tee we came in contact with friendly, helpful staff and enjoyed a 4:15 pace starting at 7:00 on a Saturday morning... I’ll be back for sure... 5 stars across the board!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Best track in the desert!

Perfect conditions every time we play. requires shot making . Challenging risk reward shot choices on every hole. Every hole is different, use every club in the bag! Classic course is so mush fun and entertaining to serious golfers!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
Previously Played
Used cart

When it's breezy....

Hit it easy. Didn't help me today. There was steady 15-20 mph winds with gusts to 30. Very trying day on a nice track. The course was quite wet as well. Virtually every hit fairway left a big chunk of mud on the ball. Greens were a bit hard as well but they putted very true. This is a nice track in the desert but it can eat you up when the wind is up. But course maintenance is great, the people are friendly and helpful, the fees are a great value and their off-course amenities are first rate. I'd recommend this to anyone. Just don't have any misconceptions that you're going to shoot your handicap if the wind is up.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Must play course in Palm Springs

Let’s begin with the fact that there are no homes on the golf course. It is a great layout and when the wind is blowing you have to think through the course. The tee boxes, fairways are like carpets. The green is a bit crusty and takes time to get used to. The course amenities are great: tees, ball markers, yardage book, bottled water on every 3 holes. The staff is friendly and pace of play is good. Will play again!!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
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
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Wonderful layout

I feel this course looks like an Alpine scenery in the middle of the desert. The holes are set out wonderfully with plenty of challenges. I felt the greens were near perfect. The only downside was hard packed bunkers

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

great track

My husband and I do like playing Classic Club when we can get on. It is quite popular. They unfortunately let us have a tee time just ahead of a big shotgun start tournament, so play was not the usual Troon managed pace but not horrible. Good conditions, excellent greens, and plenty of strategic decisions to be made out there.

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

Spectacular scenery

Excellent course.. great layout... bunkers needs work and they will be redone this summer.. overall the course is excellent.. fairways and rough were very good and the greens were smooth and medium fast... one of the best courses I have played in my 30 years of golf travels.. if you are in the Palm Springs area don’t miss this gem!!!

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Great track, bunkers are a total disaster.

Troon Golf Management should be totally embarrassed over the conditions of the greenside bunkers on this otherwise beautiful golf course.
There is barely 1 inch of sand on top of hard pan or standing water and mud.
Our group decided to declare all the greenside bunkers GUR because they were impossible to play out of with any hope of a good shot.
Troon should bite the bullet and close down for a couple of weeks and rework/rebuild all of the bunkers.
We played at a reduced rate because I am a member of a Troon managed private club. It was overpriced by double even then. I can't imagine paying the $155 rack rate while this course is in this condition. PLAY SOMEWHERE ELSE!

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

One of my new favorites

I've been trying 2-3 new courses over my last 4-5 trips to the PS area. This year Classic Club made the rotation and all I can say is Wow! I wish I would've tried this one sooner. What a great treat!

Course is a solid layout and was in incredible shape. The bunkers were indeed in need of some help, but otherwise what a fabulous track to play. Top notch experience from arrival to departure and a great day of golf.

It is challenging but fair, and has pretty much every nuance of the game covered. I was able to use most of my bag which is always fun. Might be a tad pricey for some but worth it at least once. Play it!

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Unplayable Bunkers

I had heard so many great reports on this course and I finally got around to playing it this month ... twice. I do really like the course layout and the staff are fantastic. However, the bunkers are virtually unplayable. The sand has compressed (likely due to the record rainfall this winter) and is basically hardpan with a 1/2 inch of sand on that hardpan. They know it and are apologetic but you are paying a hefty price to play a course where the bunkers are really GUR.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

splash

Great track, but water is very easy to find. More sand is needed in traps but overall fun day.

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

Excellent choice for play.

Great day and conditions for play. Course was in excellent shape with a great layout and challenge. Play your tees and it will be a fun day! Lunch afterwards had just a bit slow for service but still very good food.

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

Hole in one service.

This was my first time playing a course I had heard so much about. It exceeded my expectations. As great as the course was, the staff and service overall were the highlight. I brought a guest out who could not stop being impressed. The Classic Club is my new favourite in the desert.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played

Classic Golf Club

Very disappointed in the pace of play at the course today. It’s not a good sign when you have 3 groups sitting on a tee box but when it happens on multiple holes you know your day is lost. Apologies from the starter were accepted but there is no excuse for this.

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