Sandpiper Golf Club - Lakes/Palms Course

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3.7
279
5 Stars
52
4 Stars
132
3 Stars
61
2 Stars
22
1 Stars
12
Conditions
3.5
Value
3.9
Layout
3.9
Friendliness
4.2
Pace
4.1
Amenities
3.7
82.6%
Recommend this course
235 out of 279 reviews
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4.5
6
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
3
3 Stars
0
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.2
Value
4.3
Layout
4.4
Pace
4.2
Amenities
4.4
StaffFriendliness
4.8
100.0%
Recommend this course
6 out of 6 reviews
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Average Rating
3.7
49
5 Stars
10
4 Stars
24
3 Stars
9
2 Stars
4
1 Stars
2
Conditions
3.6
Value
3.9
Layout
4.0
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.3
83.7%
Recommend this course
41 out of 49 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Par 72
Length 6428
Slope 125
Rating 71.0
Type Private
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 72 6428 yards 71.0 125
White 72 6037 yards 71.0 119
Green 72 5435 yards 66.1 117
Red (W) 72 5089 yards 69.0 119
Scorecard for Palms/Lakes
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: 71.2/124 353 187 361 475 366 504 402 178 344 3170 514 339 389 530 141 371 403 185 386 3258 6428
White M: 69.4/120 W: 75.0/128 342 167 330 462 328 480 379 154 316 2958 497 328 381 504 127 350 366 161 365 3079 6037
Green M: 66.6/111 W: 71.2/120 335 151 278 443 282 429 350 144 305 2717 443 321 295 440 120 310 335 146 308 2718 5435
Red M: 64.7/106 W: 68.9/119 305 145 271 395 270 421 285 112 309 2513 438 241 289 437 96 304 330 140 301 2576 5089
Handicap 5 13 15 11 7 9 1 17 3 6 14 16 12 8 10 2 18 4
Par 4 3 4 5 4 5 4 3 4 36 5 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 4 36 72

Course Details

Year Built 1985
Greens Bermuda grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Mark Mahannah (1968) Ron Garl (1985)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No

Reviews

3.7
279

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 26
Brunch 12
Dinner 12
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 35
Water Hazards 32
Narrow Fairways 11
This course/club is great for:
Locals 38
Seniors 38
Playing Multiple Courses 23
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 27
In the 'Burbs 14
Worth the Drive 13

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Skill Intermediate
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5.0
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First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Pace Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
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Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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First Time Playing

Very Enjoyable.

A really good time playing this.course. Will play again.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

All 3 courses are well maintained and nice

Nice course, always well kept. Small greens make the second shot a little challenging but very nice greens. Should definately be able to score well on this course after a few rounds as it gives you fun oppertunities. The starters actually pay attention and strategically send groups out preventing slow play. For the price, and pace of play, this course is worth a try.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Fun Course

Really enjoyed my day at the Sandpiper. The layout is challenging and the staff is great. Nice 19th hole after your round.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Fun Everytime

Course layout is easy to challenging. Greens in good shape. Fairways could use a little tighter mow but fair to good. Price extremely good deal.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Sndpiper

For someone new to th course or who has not play d very often, finding holes is sometimes confusing. The course needs more markers directing players to holes.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Not worth the money

Inexpensive round of golf, but it was worth even less than the 30$ they charged. I only played there because I had the afternoon off and I wanted to work on something in my game. For the life of me I don’t know why courses like this even exist. Dirt everywhere. Tee boxes, fairways, sand traps. Staff was indifferent. But what do you expect. It’s a prime example of 18 holes of golf built on 14 holes of land. I’ve played many golf courses that cost $30 and they are able to maintain some standards. This course has none.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 10-14
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
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart
Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Awesome for the money. Best greens and fairways will return soon.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice greens.

Nice open layout, big course feel. Some interesting doglegs. Grass is a little thin on some tees and fairways, but the greens made up for it. Fun day.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Poor Manangement

I enjoyed the course. Unfortunately, my tee time was reserved through Golf Now for 3 golfers. When I checked in and payed at the club house only myself and Kevin had showed up. Jim my third golfer was a no show no call. Very unlike him. I explained the situation to the starter/cashier. The response was " no problem, enjoy your game i hope everything is ok with Jim. One week later i got a 40.00 dollar charge on my CC for the no show. call the course and Golf Now. basically got an "OH WELL " from both. I am CX my Golf Now membership and Sandpiper is permanently of the rotation. What a shame! Disappointed, Randall Davis

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
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Commented On 04/08/2018

Hi mrgolfgod3. Thanks for taking the time to review, but do apologize for the situation at hand.

Please call me at your convenience to discuss your situation and make amendments to ensure your satisfaction. We certainly want Sandpiper to remain in your rotation.

Best,

Dustin Johnstone

Daily Fee Market Director

905-841-5351

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Fairways are very sparse. Tee boxes are not level for the most part. If they were watered and fertilized one might have a better opinion. Club Link courses in Ontario, Canada are far superior than this club link course.

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