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4.0
146
5 Stars
72
4 Stars
43
3 Stars
16
2 Stars
7
1 Stars
8
Staff Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.4
Amenities
3.6
Conditions
3.5
Value
3.7
Layout
4.4
82.7%
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122 out of 146 reviews
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4 Stars
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0
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1
Staff Friendliness
5.0
Pace
4.0
Amenities
2.0
Conditions
2.5
Value
2.0
Layout
3.0
50.0%
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1 out of 2 reviews
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3 Stars
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1
Staff Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.4
Amenities
3.5
Conditions
3.5
Value
3.3
Layout
3.8
75.0%
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6 out of 8 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Par 71
Length 6193
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
Type Semi-Private
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Royal Hawaiian Golf Club
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 71 6193 yards
White 71 5650 yards
Yellow 71 4448 yards
Scorecard for Luana Hills
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Gold M: 73.1/138 379 187 377 387 486 390 180 519 409 3314 476 448 196 363 566 344 203 317 382 3295 6609
Black M: 71.5/132 343 148 344 354 452 366 162 492 382 3043 467 387 168 339 550 316 170 293 353 3043 6086
Blue M: 67.7/128 311 118 334 322 428 310 139 440 359 2761 438 365 133 292 529 292 158 249 324 2780 5541
Green M: 65.2/117 W: 71.3/136 300 111 299 299 420 244 121 430 355 2579 414 357 124 270 517 260 128 239 312 2621 5200
Red M: 65.1/101 W: 67.3/119 263 94 271 249 370 227 117 392 292 2275 363 278 109 255 429 232 97 206 248 2217 4492
Handicap 10 15 12 3 8 14 17 6 1 18 2 11 7 4 9 13 16 5
Par 4 3 4 4 5 4 3 5 4 36 5 4 3 4 5 4 3 4 4 36 72

Course Details

Year Built 1993
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Platinum Paspalum Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Pete Dye (1993) Perry Dye (1993)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No

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Reviews

4.0
146

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
19th Hole Scenic Views 4
Drinks 4
Brunch 1
Course Challenges Include:
Elevation Changes 24
Forced Carries 21
Bunkers 13
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 21
Advanced Golfers 16
A Bucket list/Top 100 Pick 11
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 18
Convenient to the City 10
In the 'Burbs 3
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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Used cart

Poor maintenance

We started back 9. We know why, front 9 is poor maintenance and need a lots of repair. Golf course has to be made playable condition.
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Good
Off-course amenities Poor
Course Conditions Poor
Value for the Money Poor
Course Layout Poor
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Good
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Average
Course Layout Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

Welcome to the Jungle

I was thoroughly amazed that they could carve a golf course out of the canyons below the Pali. It reminded me of jungle hikes. This was one of the most scenic courses I've ever played. Spectacular views on almost every hole. The course itself is somewhat short but very challenging. The facility is very nice and well maintained. Can't wait to go back.
Staff Friendliness Good
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Good
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Average
Course Layout Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart

My favorite of 16 Hawaii courses played

With low expectations playing a Pete Dye course, I was blown away. Running inland through a rain forest, the course was fun, challenging and fair. Such words have never been said by me about any Pete Dye course ever. Even more thrilled to only pay $35 for a same day replay. Scored well despite the wind and blown away by the views of the jungle. Don't miss this.
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Excellent
Course Conditions Excellent
Value for the Money Excellent
Course Layout Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Challenging tee shots

Plan for adequate warm up time before the round. Accuracy is very important on the first few holes.
Staff Friendliness Good
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Excellent
Course Layout Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Used cart
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Good
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Good
Course Layout Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Challenging, but fun golf with great views

Believe everything you read about bringing extra golf balls. That is just a reality on this challenging course with gorgeous views of mountain and valleys. There is a reason they call the front nine, Jurassic Park. You expect to see dinosaurs popping out at any moment. We only saw a family of nosey wild pigs. Be prepared for blind and down hill shots. We started on the back nine, which got us comfortable with hitting fairway woods or hybrids off the tees -- you'll need to on the front nine. The greens were faster on the back, which posed a problem when we got to the slower front nine greens.Overall a wonderful golfing experience.
Staff Friendliness Average
Pace of Play Fair
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Average
Course Layout Good
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

Nope...nope...nope!!

My buddies had warned me that I wouldn't enjoy this round and they couldn't be more correct. The level of inconsistency in the quality of the course combined with the insanely unfair layout makes for a not-fun round. There were greens and fairways that were gorgeous...and then there were fairways and greens that were worse than the worst municipal course. The course isn't made for golf. There were par 5's that ran out of fairway at the 240 yd mark unless you go way right which was improbable. There were par 4's that if you hit a driver you'd be too far and if you hit an iron you'd have to hit a 5i to an elevated green that wasn't receptive at all. I'll never play again.
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Excellent
Course Conditions Fair
Value for the Money Fair
Course Layout Poor
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angelodeleon22
Commented On 07/31/2018
dude ur in Hawaii, r u training for da pga?,, I doubt it. enjoy Hawaii, perfect courses r easy to find but not the scenery.
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Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart

Unbelievable Course

I really, REALLY enjoyed the course today. I can say it was imensly challanging. I really played layup golf and had a complete blast. I just can't imagine trying to crush some of these holes, the difficult terrain shows everyone who tries! Its a ball graveyard out there!
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Excellent
Course Conditions Excellent
Value for the Money Excellent
Course Layout Excellent
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Greens were in good shape but fairways were in bad shape. lack of water
Staff Friendliness Fair
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Poor
Value for the Money Average
Course Layout Excellent

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