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3.3
716 Reviews (716)
5 Stars
65
4 Stars
287
3 Stars
215
2 Stars
88
1 Stars
61
Conditions
3.0
Value
3.9
Layout
4.1
Friendliness
4.1
Pace
4.1
Amenities
2.9
76.2%
Recommend this course
547 out of 716 reviews
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Average Rating
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2.7
20 Reviews (20)
5 Stars
0
4 Stars
4
3 Stars
8
2 Stars
5
1 Stars
3
Conditions
2.2
Value
3.5
Layout
3.6
Pace
4.4
Amenities
2.2
StaffFriendliness
4.4
60.0%
Recommend this course
12 out of 20 reviews
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Average Rating
Avg Rating
3.3
101 Reviews (101)
5 Stars
7
4 Stars
43
3 Stars
30
2 Stars
13
1 Stars
8
Conditions
3.0
Value
3.8
Layout
4.0
Pace
4.0
Amenities
2.8
StaffFriendliness
4.0
75.2%
Recommend this course
76 out of 101 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Resort
Par 72
Length 6802 yards
Slope 131
Rating 73.0
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Grenelefe : East
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Course Details

Year Built 1977
Golf Season Year round
Architect Ed Seay (1977) Arnold Palmer (1977) Robert Walker (1977)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Appropriate golf attire. No denim. Collared shirt. Bermuda shorts.

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Lounge

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Available Sports

Tennis

Reviews

3.3
716 Reviews (716)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 25
Brunch 9
19th Hole Specials 7
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 57
Water Hazards 56
Forced Carries 33
This course/club is great for:
Locals 52
Seniors 45
Playing Multiple Courses 30
This Course's Location is:
In the 'Burbs 42
Worth the Drive 36
At a Resort 23

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Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

not worth playing

terrible greens fairways. bunkers are full of debris, no rakes. just a horrible place to play.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Disappointing

Could be good if they cared enough to maintain it.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

You get what you pay for

I played this course once before so I knew what to expect. Is it Grand Cypress or Bay Hill, absolutely not, but it was good for what I wanted, a practice round. There are no driving ranges around so I use courses like this as a way to work on my game. I had the 1st tee time and I could hit 2-3 balls on every shot and work out the kinks in my game. There are some tight fairways so it helps me work on keeping it in the short grass.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Q School

Great layout. The tee boxes could use some TLC. The fairways are a combination of Bermuda and crab grass. The greens are in good condition except for the occasional sand hill crane divot mark. Would recommend at the current prices(<20)

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

rough

the course is in bad condition bunkers are wasteland greens are being pecked up by cranes obviously not being sprayed ,more cost cutting .greenkeeper needs to get a grip.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 64
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 500 Contributor
Previously Played

We enjoyed the day

Customer service was 5 stars, everyone is always so nice. Course has its issues with weeds but honestly, very playable. Bunkers are getting the weeds creeping in but you can still play out of them. Tees are about the same, needs some TLC and obviously funds. Greens are slow but not terrible. All in all it’s a place to play with great service.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Course Maintenance

Course was wide open and often would slow us down with being in the was of our drives or second shots, tec.
Found out at check in that we were going to be charged as a four some though we only booked a twosome.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 82
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
Previously Played
Used cart

My group of players enjoys playing the East course. The greens are in reasonably good condition but slow. The course was wet, due to recent rains.
As always, the employees were very friendly and helpful.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 64
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 500 Contributor
Previously Played

Playable...

Checking in and getting a cart was a breeze, two very nice gentleman. On to the course, the greens are slow but are ok, just slow and grainy. Unfortunately, the fairways and rough are nothing but weeds, but again playable. If they could mow it would be much better. Bunkers are what you’d expect. Overall, it’s a place to get away and just play golf.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 6
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

goatranch conditions

Take your putter out to an asphalt or cement driveway. Count the times the ball bounces left or right on a 15 foot path...then practice distance control ..vary from a nap carpet to a linoleum floor and several on closely mown lawn patch...you should have this down when you play the greens.
They have markers on all the tee areas..otherwise you could not tell them from the fairway and the fairway from the roughs. Make your group a bunker rule...you can place the ball in any area not torn up by footprints, bird tracks, or washed out cuts. Lift, clean and place to any grass suitable on the fairway, there are patches of good grass within a 3 foot range of your ball.
Imagine the worst conditioned course you have ever played...give that course a 1 to 10 and then subtract 5 to 8 and you will have this course rated for playing conditions. Enjoy your round.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

On a positive note, at least the greens were decent.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 13
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 47
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing

One and done....will not play again

There was no grass in the fairways. They were not bare, but rather filled with weeds...no grass. The tee boxes were awful, the greens were fair, with may bare spots.

The layout is awful, and the conditions were worse.

The staff seemed friendly.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Thomas0516

The course is in horrible shape. Tee boxes bad, fairways bad , sand traps bad , but the greens were the worst. It needs a lot of Tlc . Wouldn’t go back and play for free

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

Great layout

Excellent course layout. Many of the greens, fairways and tee boxes were bare in spots. A couple of the greens were great. Overall, the “golf experience” was great.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Challenging Course

First time on the South course. Challenging but fun course to play. The greens are in great condition. The fairway grass was a little too long and really limited roll in the fairway. Not a long course since I played off the silver tees but there a premium on shot placement on this course with all the lakes and dog legs. I will play again.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Hidden GEM.

Grenelefe us a great course!
The green speed aren't easy to pick up on, but they sure roll true!
Great course great layout great pace.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 20
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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