Gatineau Golf Club

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3.9
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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Conditions
3.8
Value
4.0
Layout
3.4
Friendliness
4.0
Pace
2.4
Amenities
3.4
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 71
Length 6894 yards
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 71 6894 yards
Blue 71 6481 yards
White 71 6051 yards
Red (W) 71 5001 yards
Scorecard for Gatineau Golf and Country Club
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Black M: 71.8/120 495 395 176 510 402 434 441 167 550 3570 200 402 151 411 434 589 183 505 449 3324 6894
Blue M: 70.2/117 460 379 156 498 375 410 401 152 510 3341 190 375 130 398 420 560 160 477 430 3140 6481
White M: 67.7/112 425 350 146 467 348 382 361 137 496 3112 180 350 120 354 385 543 146 444 417 2939 6051
Red W: 67.6/113 357 331 122 381 287 289 256 117 446 2586 165 263 92 254 356 410 130 395 350 2415 5001
Handicap 1 9 17 15 11 7 3 13 5 14 10 16 8 4 6 18 12 2
Par 4 4 3 5 4 4 4 3 5 36 3 4 3 4 4 5 3 5 4 35 71
Handicap (W) 1 5 17 13 9 7 11 15 3 14 10 16 12 2 6 18 8 4

Course Details

Year Built 1929
Golf Season Apr 15 to Nov 1

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs No
Pull-carts No

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Caddies No
Teaching Pro Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Single Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire.

Reviews

3.9
47

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 7
Patio Dining 6
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 12

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

This is much improved from years ago

They put a lot of work to make this course enjoyable again, including the beautiful new clubhouse. Simple lay out but with challenging holes and narrow fairways at time make this course a good option that is open to the public. The fairways and tee boxes are on the hard side and pace of play can be a bit slow at the begining of the season but the overall a pretty good simple course in the area. There is no driving range but there are 3 nets to hit into to warm up.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather

Good course and good value

Have played the Gatineau Golf Club many times (50+). THis is a nice track with a very good layout. Fairways are firm and fast most of the season (clay base in Aylmer). Hit it straight or you will be frustrated. The greens are very large which can be deceptive and led to many 3 putts (as they are also a little on the slow side).

The course plays better every year as it matures. Definitely a recommend if you are in the Ottawa downtown or Gatineau area.

Nice club house with patio for after the round and they have a driving range but it is far from the 1st tee get their early if you need the range.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Fair weather

Conveniently located in Gatineau

I played here with a friend and we enjoyed the outing. The weather was a bit chilly that day so there wasnt many people playing. The course conditions were good, especially for the time of year.

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
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Used cart

Tertres de départ, fausses de sable

Les tertres de départ font vraiment pitié et ont besoin d'un sérieux réaménagement. Les fausses de sable manque de sable et d'entretient.

Conditions Average
Value Average
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
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Gatineau golf course

Beautiful new clubhouse! Only negative for the day that I played was the front nine was closed so had to play back nine twice!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

This course is challenging

Very tough to play but played in rainy weather. Fairways and greens where in great condition. I would recommend this golf course and will play it again in the future.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Average weather
Used cart

Nice staff , golf course needs some work

It was my first time at the Gatineau golf club. The staff is very nice and polite. I really prefer the back nine. It is nicer looking even though there is a power line that goes through a hole which I sadly hit the wire and made me miss my shot , we laughed about it. The tee boxes need a bit of TLC. The pace of play was really slow. I still had a good time but when I saw the clubhouse , I was expecting to see a better course. The par 3's are pretty nice though.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Good value

Nice course layout. We will definitely play the course again. If you find yourself in the woods you might not find your golf ball but will exit with a fist full. The club got a beautiful clubhouse and patio. Food and service excellent at the clubhouse.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
First Time Playing

Gatineau - nice clubhouse, great staff, average course.

Ok course, still needs some work. Front nine tee boxes in bad shape. Back nine in better shape. Has intial look and feel of a high end / club links course due to new club house and very good staff, but the course quality is about the same average as a cheaper public course. Greens are huge, not an overly difficult. Actually expected a tougher layout.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Used cart

Great venue!

One of the best courses in Gatineau area. Some nice holes with water hazards.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Fair weather
Used cart

Pack a few balls

You should probably ride and not walk due to distance between some holes. Well maintained and well balanced variety of holes.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Fair weather
Used cart

One of the many good golf courses in Quebec.

Very nice layout, rolling land, some challenging holes. The fairways in very good shape, greens still need time to recover after a cold winter. Recommended by many, still a nice surprise.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather

Lipstick on a pig.

Some very nice new design features are the best part of the Gatineau but the greens were terrible and unplayable irrespective of the time of year. There is no drinking water on the course and a bottle of water at the tenth tee costs $2.75... that is just plain gouging. As much as I liked the new layout, in particular the back nine par fives, the ground is relentlessly firm to the point you can barely put a tee into it on a single tee box. In this respect it was like playing the Gatineau of old and for all of the efforts to remake the course it is still like playing on bad Astroturf laid across a runway. The staff were generally friendly and polite but the starter did not bother to ask the very noisy group behind us to be quiet on the first tee whilst we were hitting. The new clubhouse is exceptional but I'd rather have seen the money for that go into better tee boxes, fairways and greens.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

may 3 round

Course was in ok shape, greens need some work though. Also 3 groups per hole made for a 5hr round

Conditions Average
Value Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Previously Played
Excellent weather

Fast Greens, Slow Pace of Play!

Haven't had to putt on greens this quick for a long time. Very challenging as far as that goes. The rest of the course was moderate, although a touch dry for this time of the season when most courses have plush fairways. We had a tee time just past noon, and our round took 5 1/4 hours to complete. Constantly waiting for the backlog of groups ahead of us on the front nine. The rest of the long duration is probably attributable to the lengthy distance between holes. Not a very pleasurable layout for walking--recommend renting a power cart.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
4.0
Previously Played
Good weather

To Slow!

I have played Gatineau GC a few time this summer. This course is not fast to play, and lot's of walking between holes. This past sunday, this course played so slow, it took us 3 hrs to play the front nine, and 2.5 hrs for the back nine. Some holes in the front we were three foursome waiting to T-Off. I understand that the club want's to make money, but this is rediculus. Knowing that the course plays slow, they should have a marshal that works the cours, not just drive around. They should also space out their foursome in an attempt to make the game more enjoyable. I will not play there again!

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great day to spend Labour Day

A great course for most levels of players. Food is yummy and service is great.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Used cart

Well maintained golf course

An enjoyable golf course. Friendly and helpful starter.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

First time

As beginners, this was our first game ever and we picked the Gatineau. Staff was very friendly in explaining the basics. We chose late afternoon tee off and hoped we wouldn't feel rushed during our game. It turned out to be a quiet saturday...perfect. Too bad the Bistro closed at 8:00, we would have loved a little something to eat after. Beautiful course!!! We will definitely go back.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

This course is nicely laid out.

It has a good mix of par 3's and par 5's. The greens are in excellent shape and are very fast. The fairways are average. There are a moderate number of sand and water hazards. Yardage markers are restricted to 150 yards only. It would be better if the course added 100 & 200 yard markers.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good

Stay & Play Offers

$145 Starting price
Valid dates: Feb 11, 2019 - Mar 31, 2019
4 days/ 3 nights with unlimited golf, starting at $145 pp/pn
160 rue du Golf, Gatineau, Québec, J9J 0R1
(819) 557-4411
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