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4.7
354 Reviews (354)
5 Stars
235
4 Stars
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3 Stars
10
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.5
Value
4.7
Layout
4.7
Friendliness
4.6
Pace
4.5
Amenities
4.3
98.8%
Recommend this course
346 out of 354 reviews
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4.5
31 Reviews (31)
5 Stars
18
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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Conditions
4.3
Value
4.7
Layout
4.6
Pace
4.5
Amenities
4.4
StaffFriendliness
4.6
96.8%
Recommend this course
30 out of 31 reviews
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4.7
63 Reviews (63)
5 Stars
43
4 Stars
19
3 Stars
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Conditions
4.4
Value
4.7
Layout
4.7
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.4
StaffFriendliness
4.6
98.4%
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62 out of 63 reviews
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Holes 18
Type Public
Par 72
Length 6816 yards
Slope 127
Rating 72.6
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Orange 72 6816 yards 72.6 127
Black 72 6380 yards 69.7 122
Gold 72 5972 yards 67.4 119
Green 72 5529 yards 65.1 109
Maroon (W) 72 4549 yards 66.2 104
Scorecard for Moody Gardens Golf Course
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Orange M: 73.3/133 512 428 368 140 570 232 584 413 162 3409 389 524 346 192 575 341 426 142 472 3407 6816
Black M: 71.4/127 493 409 329 120 557 216 560 386 145 3215 375 490 317 173 545 321 401 122 421 3165 6380
Gold M: 69.3/123 425 397 312 105 537 175 528 352 126 2957 355 473 302 166 527 308 378 107 399 3015 5972
Green M: 67.4/113 W: 72.2/127 410 369 272 91 515 155 510 317 93 2732 332 428 282 119 513 291 353 98 381 2797 5529
Maroon M: 63.1/104 W: 66.6/110 353 330 193 89 390 77 465 284 63 2244 270 356 232 76 442 240 312 65 312 2305 4549
Handicap 7 3 13 17 5 11 1 9 15 10 6 14 12 2 16 8 18 4
Par 5 4 4 3 5 3 5 4 3 36 4 5 4 3 5 4 4 3 4 36 72
Handicap (W) 7 3 11 17 5 13 1 9 15 10 6 14 18 2 12 8 16 4

Course Details

Year Built 1976
Fairways Paspalum
Greens Paspalum
Golf Season Year round
Architect Peter Jacobsen (2008) Jim Hardy (2008) Carlton Gipson (1989)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted All credit cards accepted
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Proper golf attire

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4.7
354 Reviews (354)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 24
Watching the Game 15
19th Hole Scenic Views 10
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 44
Bunkers 32
Forced Carries 29
This course/club is great for:
Advanced Golfers 30
A Weekend Splurge 28
Locals 26
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 35
Near Local Attractions 21
Convenient to the City 16

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Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

The cashier had me start on #10 to quickly move around the course. I finished in 2.5 hours. As usual, the fairways, greens and rough were beautifully green and mostly weed free.

The cook made me a burger with fries which was above average for agolf course burger.
Management has 80s rock coming from the outdoor speaks at the clubhouse which I like.

It's a pleasure to play here and I highly recommend that golfers looking for a premium, public golf to play consider this venue.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented On 05/21/2019

Thanks for the 5-star review and great feedback on our course, staff, and services. We're glad to hear we can provide you with a valuable golf experience here at Moody Gardens Golf Course, and we truly appreciate your support. Check out your review shared on our Facebook page and come back soon! #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Great course, need to rethink green cutting

The course is in great shape. I enjoy the linksy style and the short grass that enables a ground game. The superintendent needs to rethink the patterns they use for cutting the greens. On several there are well defined rows, if not ruts, where the wheels of the cutter. Need to constantly rotate direction and stop/start points.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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Commented On 05/21/2019

Thanks for the 4-star review and taking the time to share your feedback with us. We appreciate your comments on our greens as they have been shared with our staff for necessary improvements, but we're glad to hear you enjoyed your recent golf experience at Moody Gardens Golf Course. We hope to welcome you back for an even better one soon! #MGGolfCourse

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I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 05/16/2019

Thanks for the 5-star review and choosing Moody Gardens Golf Course! Come back soon. #MGGolfCourse

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

Great, as usual

Great experience. Great course. Love it every time.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 05/16/2019

Thanks for the 5-stars and great feedback on the course! We truly appreciate your support here at Moody Gardens Golf Course. Come back soon! #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Revist

18 hole is my favorite over the water shot. First time playing here I’ll be back.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 05/14/2019

Thanks for the 5-star review and joining us for your first round at Moody Gardens Golf Course! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed it, and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great Course

Great course great condition for this time of year and great staff

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 05/14/2019

Thanks for the great feedback on our course & staff and 5-star review! We look forward to having you back at Moody Gardens Golf Course again soon and appreciate your support. #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented On 05/01/2019

Thanks for the 5-star review and playing Moody Gardens Golf Course! Come back for another round soon. #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

This is the best kept secret in Texas & the U.S>

Course is always in the very best condition. It is challenging but fair if and only if you play the correct tees appropriate to your handicap. If you're macho than you will pay the price for playing the longer tee and not enjoy the round. This a windy links type course that is always in great condition with good pace of play.

ENJOY!!!!!!!!!!!!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 05/01/2019

Thanks for the 5-stars and great feedback on course conditions! We're glad to hear we can provide you with a fun and valuable golf experience here at Moody Gardens Golf Course. Come see us again soon! #MGGolfCourse

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

Fun course to play

Course was tougher than normal playing in a 3 or 4 club wind all day. Greens were a little bumpy but should be great in another month or so. Fairways were in excellent condition. Some tee shots were blind with sloping fairways which rolled out. Hole 18 is a forced carry over water where you need to challenge the left fairway bunker to get a reasonable distance to the green. The shot was into the wind on the day I played but I made it on the green in 2 and 2 putted for par! Great way to end the round. I would definitely make this a must play if you are in the area.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 04/17/2019

Billy, thanks for the 4-stars and great feedback on your recent round with us! We're glad to hear you enjoyed the challenge of the course despite the windy conditions, and congrats on the par! We can't wait to welcome you back to Moody Gardens Golf Course again soon. #MGGolfCourse

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Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 04/11/2019

Thanks for the 5-star review and choosing Moody Gardens Golf Course! Come back soon. #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
First Time Playing

Nice course horrible Greens.

Fairways and tee boxes ok. Nice layout, narrow fairways. Good views. Greens were bad. Patchy and bumpy. Not worth the price from golf now and it was a hot deal. Would play again only if the greens improved.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Perfect weather
Used cart

AMAZING COURSE

THE best course South of Houston and probably most of Houston. Bring your thinking cap. Fair but challenging. If there's a wind in the range of 15 to 20, bring your low ball flight. Very little protection

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 05/01/2019

Robert, thanks for the amazing feedback and 5-star review! We truly appreciate your support and dedication to playing at Moody Gardens Golf Course, and we're glad to hear you enjoy the challenge of the course. Come back soon! #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Watch out for tournaments

Unfortunately, we were behind a high school tournament. Had he we known we would have played elsewhere. The Marshall let us play the front nine twice in hopes it would be faster but he routed everyone there so I think it was even slower. Course was ok, I’d heard much bout it and was looking forward to playing. Maybe another time with no slow tournament it might be fun. At least it was a beautiful day

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
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Commented On 03/28/2019

Carolyn, thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us, but we're very sorry to hear your first experience with us may have been affected by a tournament we were hosting. We appreciate your patience & understanding and hope you were still able to enjoy the day with us. On behalf of our staff at Moody Gardens Golf Course, we hope we have the chance to welcome you back for a much better golf experience soon! #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Never Disappoints

Course is challenging for experts and beginners. And you reap the reward of that one good shot keep you coming back ! Never disappoints .

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
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Commented On 03/26/2019

Thanks for the great feedback and 4-stars! We truly appreciate your dedication to playing at Moody Gardens Golf Course and can't wait to welcome you back again soon. #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great Course, but...

Great course, but greens and tee boxes need some work.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 03/26/2019

Thank you for the 4-star review, and sharing your feedback with us. Your comments regarding our greens and tee boxes have been shared with our staff as we continuously work towards improvements, and we hope we can welcome you back to Moody Gardens Golf Course for an even better round soon! #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Moody golf

It’s was a very windy day, but there was no waiting at each hole. Pace of play was great.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented On 03/21/2019

Thanks for the 4-stars and great feedback on the pace of play. We're glad you were still able to enjoy the day with us despite the windy conditions, and we look forward to having you back at Moody Gardens Golf Course again soon! #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Moody

Great services and golf course
Be aware wether conditions windy

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

Great place

My favorite course to play. Can’t wait for rain to go away course will be in great shape

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
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Commented On 02/28/2019

Thanks for the 5-stars and kind feedback! We truly appreciate your dedication to playing Moody Gardens Golf Course and hope we can have you back for an even better round soon. #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented On 02/22/2019

Thanks for the 5-stars! We appreciate your review and hope to have you back at Moody Gardens Golf Course again soon. #MGGolfCourse

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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good Track

Best draining course in the area. Course was in good shape given the winter & ongoing rain. Greens were good. We’ll be back as soon as weather permits.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented On 02/22/2019

Thanks for the 4-stars and great feedback! We appreciate your understanding given the recent weather, and are glad to hear you still enjoyed your recent round with us. Come back to Moody Gardens Golf Course again soon! #MGGolfCourse

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