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About

Holes 18
Type Private
Par 72
Length 6787 yards
Slope 153
Rating 74.0

Course Details

Year Built 2001
Greens Rye grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Jack Nicklaus (2001) Jim Lipe

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code No Denim, Collared Shirt Required

Food & Beverage

Bar, Restaurant

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Spa

Available Activities

Swimming

Available Sports

Tennis

Reviews

5.0
2 Reviews (2)
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Played On
Reviews 507
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Walked

A special place

Mayacama has a fearsome reputation as both a tough course and perhaps the toughest walk in golf. Both are a bit overblown.
I came into the round almost expecting to lose a bunch of balls and curse the Jack Nicklaus design, but I was way off base. The course is challenging, yet not overwhelming. I played the member tees, set slightly short at 6,300 yards, and found the day to be a thrill ride of tough shots and tricky decisions.
My fitbit said I walked 7.3 miles, and by the end of the round, I was shakier off the tee. I think that's Mayacama's secret defense. The ravine carries, deep bunkers and the water on No. 18 become more ominous as your body tires.
Thank goodness for the rejuvenating glasses of wine and entrees served on the patio. If you're lucky enough to stay in one of the exquisite villas like I did, life will feel just about perfect, no matter what you shot.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 6
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Walked

A private club that feels like a mega resort (Thats a good thing!)

Mayacama is beautiful, from the momemnt you see the club house you know you're in for a magical day. The course is challenging yet fair, and was in perfect condition. Beautiful views, crazy elevation changes. A typical of a Nicklaus design. I loved it. The amenities are second to none. The giant locker room, the food, the wine, and the ridiculously awesome members. I would join this place in a heartbeat!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
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