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Value
3.5
Layout
2.9
Friendliness
4.6
Pace
3.4
Amenities
1.6
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4.5
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About

Holes 9
Type Public
Par 70
Length 5983 yards
Slope 121
Rating 68.0
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Chanticlair Golf Course
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
White 70 5983 yards 68.0 121
Red 70 5001 yards 68.4 111
Scorecard for Chanticlair
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out Total
White/Blue M: 68.8/123 192 385 345 138 364 362 345 350 441 2922 5983
Red/Yellow W: 69.3/114 125 325 288 103 310 312 310 310 350 2433 5001
Handicap 4 12 14 10 6 8 16 2 18
Par 3 4 4 3 4 4 4 4 5 35 70
Handicap (W) 18 12 14 8 4 6 16 2 10

Course Details

Year Built 1972
Greens Bent Grass
Architect Hymie Stoloman

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range No
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Accepted
Metal Spikes Allowed No

Reviews

2.8
5 Reviews (5)
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Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Used cart

Makes you pay for bad tee shots

It's 9 holes and it is challenging from the "first cut" and basically impossible from the rough. If you hit fairways, it isn't a long course by any means, even from the back tees. Fairways decent but not spectacular. If you are just off the edges, you can play this rough okay. But my lord, a few more yards left or right and it's crazy deep and basically unplayable. Too easy to lose balls, even within 8-10 yards from the fairway. 7 of the 9 greens were very good (but slow), and the maintenance crew was working hard at 7am when I played. I will play it multiple times because it forces you to focus on find fairways and be sharp. Tee boxes need to be fixed. Cart paths are really bad. But cheap, so you get what you pay for and knowing that expectation, it's an okay round.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 250 Contributor
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great Value, Nice Course

A nine hole course. Played here for the first time then returned the next day for another 9 and I will be back many, many times. Great thing about this course is that it is less than 30 minutes from the Hartford routes 91-84-2-3 interchanges and just 5 minutes off a Route 2 exit. Rates are very reasonalbe. Paid $20 w/ cart through my Golfing Magazine membership. A good value though senior rate is $21 weekdays so I only saved a buck. Course is well maintained (although the 1st cut was high and balls were lost when they should have been found). Fairways are wide, sand traps minimal, rough between fairways mostly mature trees without junk under them, greens mostly flat with some back-to-front slope, layout is challenging and staff is great, especially Cary in the pro shop. Short first hole could lure player to think course is a piece of cake, which it isn't. Most early holes are pretty flat but later holes have some elevation changes. Island green on the par 3 fourth is their signature hole. TPC Sawgrass island green is easy compared to this hole. Shot to green could be over or near a fairway tree. Yardage ranges from 100 to 145 dependign on tee box used. Forunately green is big, although the margin of error is small. Club house is very simple with minimal amenities. Course has the feel of a family-owned facility; friendly, competitive and inviting. I like it.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Average weather
Used cart

A great course at a great value

Great variety and memorability throughout. Conditions were excellent as was the scenery. Very friendly and professional staff. Would happily play there again any chance that I get. Also offer excellent PGA private instruction along with group and beginner/intermediate weekly clinics and summer junior camps.

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

overall

Not a bad course for the value if you're walking. Unfortunately its only a 9 hole course and the hole locations are almost always the same. Wish the greens were more challenging.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
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