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3.2
543 Reviews (543)
5 Stars
60
4 Stars
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3 Stars
145
2 Stars
86
1 Stars
40
Conditions
2.9
Value
3.8
Layout
3.0
Friendliness
4.0
Pace
3.5
Amenities
3.0
68.2%
Recommend this course
403 out of 543 reviews
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3.2
32 Reviews (32)
5 Stars
4
4 Stars
13
3 Stars
6
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
7
Conditions
3.0
Value
3.7
Layout
3.2
Pace
3.6
Amenities
3.1
StaffFriendliness
3.8
62.5%
Recommend this course
20 out of 32 reviews
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3.1
54 Reviews (54)
5 Stars
5
4 Stars
21
3 Stars
12
2 Stars
8
1 Stars
8
Conditions
2.9
Value
3.7
Layout
3.0
Pace
3.6
Amenities
3.1
StaffFriendliness
4.0
63.0%
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34 out of 54 reviews
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Holes 18
Type Public
Par 71
Length 6244 yards
Slope 130
Rating 71.1
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Shorecliffs Golf Club
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 71 6244 yards 71.1 130
White 71 5955 yards 69.2 127
Gold 71 5503 yards 67.0 119
Red (W) 72 5176 yards 71.1 123
Scorecard for Shorecliffs
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Blue M: 67.4/122 563 353 312 198 168 382 280 133 354 2743 324 160 495 177 317 183 450 375 353 2834 5577
White M: 66.5/119 530 343 295 189 155 367 264 124 347 2614 305 150 456 166 305 179 440 365 338 2704 5318
Gold M: 63.6/111 509 317 291 177 150 319 258 116 335 2472 288 138 382 147 289 133 424 313 305 2419 4891
Red W: 62.9/107 488 312 287 166 143 280 252 108 329 2365 233 132 268 135 281 133 419 302 298 2201 4566
Handicap 1 9 13 5 15 3 7 17 11 10 16 12 2 18 8 4 6 14
Par 5 4 4 3 3 4 4 3 4 34 4 3 5 3 4 3 5 4 4 35 69
Handicap (W) 1 9 3 11 15 13 5 17 7 8 6 16 2 12 18 4 10 14

Course Details

Year Built 1964
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Poa Annua Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Joe Williams

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

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

Reviews

3.2
543 Reviews (543)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 37
Watching the Game 9
Amazing Food 8
Course Challenges Include:
Narrow Fairways 75
Elevation Changes 42
Bunkers 21
This course/club is great for:
Locals 62
Seniors 30
Advanced Golfers 26
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 45
Worth the Drive 24
In the 'Burbs 11

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Don’t bother

We played in a two ball behind a three ball. The three ball left the 8th green after having taken two hours fifteen minutes to play eight holes, complained to the starter who shrugged his shoulders. The course Marshall was no where to be seen. Golf course is in a dreadful condition, driving through a sewerage tunnel was a first for me playing golf. Do not play this course under any circumstances.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
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Commented On 07/15/2019

Hi. Thank you for reviewing the course. Let us first start by apologizing for the poor experience you had during your visit. Your feedback about the course is important to us. We are working to get everything up to par. We are undergoing management changes at the moment and the issue you experienced with the marshal is being addressed. There are no sewage drains on the course- what you are referring to is a storm drain with standing water due to lack of rain. We are going to escalate your feedback to our team so we can make improvements before your next game. We will continue to work towards an excellent experience by using your comment for guidance. Thank you for playing Shorecliffs Golf Club. We hope to see you again soon.

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart
Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
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Commented On 07/09/2019

Hello, 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 before your next visit? We take customer feedback very serious 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 Shorecliffs Golf Club.

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
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Commented On 07/12/2019

We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We see you rated the course 1-star and are interested in learning what we can do to improve for your next visit. We take single star feedback very serious at our course. You are welcome to comment further or reach out to our team in the golf shop. We always appreciate the feedback. Thank you for playing Shorecliffs Golf Club.

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Tee Box Signage/Direction of Holes/Yardage markers

I liked the course. The staff was friendly. The only problem we had was the lack of signage for Tee Boxes, Yardage Markers and at times, the holes themselves. We had to back track a couple of times. I would have liked GPS in the carts, to help with yardage.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
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Commented On 06/27/2019

Hi, mgreg1. We appreciate you reviewing the course. Let us first start by apologizing for the poor experience you had during your visit. Your feedback is extremely important to us and we appreciate your honest feedback. We will continue to work towards an excellent experience by using your review for guidance. Thank you for playing Shorecliffs Golf Club. We hope to see you again soon.

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Commented On 06/21/2019

Thank you for visiting us at Shorecliffs. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

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Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented On 06/18/2019

Thank you for visiting us at Shorecliffs. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

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I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
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Commented On 06/17/2019

Hello, Pete. 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. Thanks for choosing Shorecliffs.

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Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Commented On 06/14/2019

Thank you for visiting us at Shorecliffs. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

staff is not friendly and somewhat very rude.

Since nobody was on the tee box for 20 minutes or so, and also starter or staff was no where near tee box or in the cashier's desk, and did not announce tee times(1st, 2nd up etc.) until our tee time, we parked the cart by the tee box hoping that the starter will announce our tee time.
Now suddenly, stater wanted us to stay back.
I was wondering, but I thought that some golfers whose tee time was earlier arrived late. That was fine. But the attitude of the starter was such that it made all of us
really angry.His attitude was really unfrienly and not professional.
He accused us we had tried to make rules by our selves and, yelled at us. If he wants to put other golfers (his friends) ahead of us, he shoud have advised us or announced the times.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
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Commented On 06/12/2019

Hello. Thank you for reviewing the course. Let us first start by apologizing for your experience during your round. This is by no means the standard we strive to achieve. We are going to escalate your feedback to our team so we can make improvements, and we will continue to work towards an excellent experience by using your comment for guidance. Thank you for playing Shorecliffs. We hope to see you again soon.

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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Best bang for the buck

Tough course, but for the money best in OC if you break 90 here, it’s like breaking 80 somewhere else!!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Commented On 06/12/2019

We hope you enjoyed your 5-star experience with us, Sally. Please comment or reach out to our team in the golf shop to let us know more about your round! Thanks for choosing Shorecliffs.

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Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented On 06/12/2019

Thank you for visiting us at Shorecliffs. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

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Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great value

The course is doing a lot of reconstruction on 3-4 holes. But other than playing these holes from different tee boxes, the course played very well for a public course...the greens were very consistent, the fairways Had plenty of grass, and for the little bit of $$$ we paid to play ($42 for two of us) we have absolutely nothing to say that is bad...the restaurant had a very large selection of sandwiches, all under $8...

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 05/29/2019

Hi. Thank you so much for the great review. We are glad you had an incredible time, and we hope to see you again soon! Thanks for choosing @ShorecliffsGolfClub.

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Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great course for the price

Shorecliffs is a tough but great course hit the ball straight and you’ll be fine! The greens are better than any course around and for the price you can’t beat it!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 05/29/2019

Your feedback is important to us. Thank you for sharing your 5-star experience. We look forward to seeing you again at the course soon! Thanks for choosing @ShorecliffsGolfClub.

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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

super value gem

Really nice spring morning a little breezy at times but overall ideal. Fairways in good shape a little soft so not much roll but provided good cushion. Rough about 1-2 inches along the fairways but longer and thicker surrounding and approaching greens. Tees are not always level and a little thin in coverage at times. Bunkers are not consistent, some with good quality sand and a few that are on the thin with hardpan beneath.
Greens are always the highlight and have mostly recovered from being punched 4/29. Rolled medium/medium fast with some occasional grain to consider.
Layout is a little quirky and overall the course is tight with accuracy more of a priority than length. Staff is friendly and welcoming.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented On 05/20/2019

Hi. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing @ShorecliffsGolfClub.

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Total waste of money

Used to play this course about 15 years ago when I lived closer so I thought I would make the drive and try it again. Upon arrival, we are notified that the course is missing two holes due to mud slides and Golf Now failed to mention this at the time of booking. Obviously disappointed after driving 45 minutes but what can you do. Fairways are unkept, tee boxes aren't flat and the golf carts are 25 years old. Needless to say we won't be back.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
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Commented On 05/07/2019

Hello. Thank you for taking the time to review the course. We take single star feedback very serious at our course. You are welcome to comment further or reach out to our team in the golf shop. We always appreciate the feedback. Thank you for playing Shorecliffs.

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Played On
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
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Commented On 05/07/2019

Hello. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. We see you rated the course 1-star and are interested in learning what we can do to improve for your next visit. We take single star feedback very serious at our course. You are welcome to comment further or reach out to our team in the golf shop. We always appreciate the feedback. Thank you for playing Shorecliffs.

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Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Not Good!

Front nine and hole 10 was under repair. Could not play it. Only back nine available twice. Was NOT told prior to booking. Back nine was in shabby shape. Maybe when they finish the total redo, it might be playable again. Don’t waste your time or money.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Commented On 05/02/2019

Hello, Greg. Thanks for the review. We see you rated the course 1-star. We take single star feedback very serious at our course. We always appreciate the feedback. Please reach out to our team in the golf shop. Thank you for playing Shorecliffs.

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Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Don’t get sucked in by low price

I’ve played this course 10+ times now due to low
Prices, but. After today I am not going back. Extremely rude starter, scorecard is very wrong, course is still unfinished and under construction since more than a year ago and they obviously aren’t paying anyone to fix the fact that it’s reallt only 16 holes, they just split up two par 5 holes into par 3 and 4s. Don’t play this because it’s cheap, pay a few dollars more at any other place in OC for a much much better experience.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Average
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Commented On 05/24/2019

Hello. Thank you for reviewing the course. Let us first start by apologizing for your experience during your round. This is by no means the standard we strive to achieve. We will continue to work towards an excellent experience by using your comment for guidance. Thank you for playing Shoreldiffs. We hope to see you again soon.

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Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented On 04/05/2019

Hello. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We're glad you enjoyed the course and we hope you join us for another round soon. Thanks for choosing @ShorecliffsGolfClub.

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
4.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
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Commented On 03/28/2019

We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. It is great to see you had an enjoyable time on the course and we hope you join us for another round soon.

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