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3.6
338 Reviews (338)
5 Stars
77
4 Stars
143
3 Stars
55
2 Stars
33
1 Stars
30
Conditions
3.3
Value
3.5
Layout
4.2
Friendliness
3.9
Pace
3.5
Amenities
3.7
73.8%
Recommend this course
263 out of 338 reviews
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3.8
4 Reviews (4)
5 Stars
1
4 Stars
2
3 Stars
0
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.3
Value
3.5
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.7
StaffFriendliness
4.0
75.0%
Recommend this course
3 out of 4 reviews
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3.8
4 Reviews (4)
5 Stars
1
4 Stars
2
3 Stars
0
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.3
Value
3.5
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.7
StaffFriendliness
4.0
75.0%
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3 out of 4 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 72
Length 7146 yards
Slope 144
Rating 75.1

Druids Glen Golf Club in Covington, Washington has been named one of the 10 most difficult courses in Washington. Located just an hour south of Seattle, it's one of the area's most popular courses. The championship layout plays to a lengthy 7,146 yards from the back tees. The landscape is the epitome of the dramatic terrain that the Pacific Northwest is known for. Mount Rainier even serves as the backdrop for the course. The layout is a challenging test with rolling fairways and undulating greens framed by mature trees. There are more than 60 strategically placed bunkers throughout and numerous water hazards come into play. Druids Glen Golf Club's hilly terrain provides a variety of elevation changes that will test your accuracy and be prepared to face sidehill, uphill, and downhill lies.

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Course Details

Year Built 1997
Golf Season Year round
Architect Keith Foster (1997) Ted Locke

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - $10 - $16
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Golf Simulator Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Indoor Practice Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Snacks

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Meeting Facilities, Banquet Facilities

Reviews

3.6
338 Reviews (338)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 34
Patio Dining 31
19th Hole Scenic Views 27
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 42
Water Hazards 41
Elevation Changes 24
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 38
Advanced Golfers 33
Locals 29
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 29
In the 'Burbs 26
Convenient to the City 8

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I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
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Reviews 4
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played

Whole lot of holes

Fairways and short rough were not in the greatest condition. There were several instances where im supposed to be hitting off of a fairway, and im hitting off rocky dirt instead. I decided to just move my ball. Otherwise course was in excellent shape, greens were fast and beautiful! Staff was helpful and courteous. Never a disappointment playing here!

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
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Reviews 1
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Plays A few times a week
2.0
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New Owners

The rates have tripled thanks to new ownership. This is a course that is unplayable in the wetter months, nothing but clay mud on the fairways, not fun. The Elk will come through and destroy fairways and greens, they won’t tell you before your round and or offer a discount for the hideous conditions of the course.
Very long and unforgiving, plays ok in summer but their water hazards are used for irrigation and during the summer become drained and very unattractive. Play can be very slow due to overbooking but that may not be an issue anymore with the new price gouging rates. Shame on the new owners for taking advantage of people during a pandemic and just overall an FU to us locals who used to frequent this course.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
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Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
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5.0
Previously Played

Best Value in Puget Sound

Greens are ready for winter. Great value, great layout, very walkable, best view of My Rainier, Food is good at reasonable prices at the Tap House.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
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Previously Played

Again with the greens

Booked a round on GolfNow to play Druids. Have played here many other times through the ups and downs of the courses history. Sure enough, showed-up to pay for my and my partner’s round and the guy in the pro shop told me that the greens were punched the day before. I was never contacted by GolfNow and it wasn’t on GolfNow’s site that they punched the greens. The guy gave me a cart for free but still don’t feel satisfied paying $85 for two round and med bucket of balls. Half of the pins were on temporary greens which was also not explained to me. I want to think I still have hope for this course, but every time I am disappointed.

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
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First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 8
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0

Another great day at druids glen

Always enjoy playing here. Great layout, good greens and wonderful 19 hole. Only complaint was a fivesome was allowed and no marshals to move them along or split them up

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played

Great conditions foe late January

Course was in great shape especially for late January. Pace of play was perfect and the beer selection in club house is incredible.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 16
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Very Happy

Weather was great. unknown partners were great. Course in good condition. Traps not so good. Did enjoy pass of play and conditions. Rate not so hot for senior..

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Long day and no customer service

A very disappointing experience at Druids yesterday. It took my group 1 hour to play the first 2 holes. I called the clubhouse and asked for a marshall to speed up play. They said they would send someone out but I never saw anyone. By the time we got to the 4th hole I could see things were not going to improve so I called the clubhouse and asked if my son and I could get a voucher to come back another time. I was told that this could not happen and that was the way it was. I was taken aback of the poor customer service that was put on display on this Sunday. After all was said and done we stuck it out the rest of the day which took us over 6 hours to play 18 holes. I will not be going back to the course in the future.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

SLOW

6 hour round terrible!.. hour and a half to play the first three holes.

Conditions Good
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Fair and fun

I couldn’t have been happier about playing this course I played a few different courses when I was in town for business and this by far was my favorite

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Foo Fighters show was much better...

Word is an ownership change and some grounds crew issues a few years back forced something of a decline in the course. You could see glimpses of greatness from a design standpoint, but too much burnt out grass, spotty fairways and empty water hazards caused some disappointment. Still, it's always fun to visit new courses when traveling. If only my play was anywhere close to as good as the Foo Fighters' performance Saturday night at Safeco Field.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Course in Rehab

Course has still not recovered from a really bad summer two years ago. Most of the fairways are very thin. Greens range from good (#18) to sad. This is the reason why its cheap and easy to book.

The course has a interesting layout, but you really need a golf cart. Its not a walking friendly. It played really slow for a midweek twilight round. They did have a beverage cart!

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Incredibly slow

Three hours to play nine holes. Bunker liners showing in bunkers.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Incredibly slow

We teed off at 11:04 on a Saturday morning, Took 3 hours to play the front nine. No sign of marshal at any time. Walked off after front nine. When I complained to pro shop, my complaint was ignored.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Better than I remember

Good day, course looked good, people need to repair their ball marks though, looked better than the previous run a year back.

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