Orchard Golf & Country Club

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4.3
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4.2
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4.3
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About

Holes 18
Type Private
Par 72
Length 6948 yards
Slope 131
Rating 73.3
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Championship 72 6948 yards 73.3 131
Back 72 6294 yards 70.4 125
Middle 72 5602 yards 67.2 118
Forward (W) 72 4825 yards 68.4 117
Scorecard for Orchard
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: 74.9/131 573 172 558 402 470 381 185 308 435 3484 450 175 364 187 552 422 430 368 586 3534 7018
Blue M: 70.7/128 535 155 517 370 434 344 158 265 382 3160 389 161 318 171 495 373 397 330 546 3180 6340
White M: 69.2/117 504 138 488 317 397 310 142 231 327 2854 340 116 272 145 477 321 348 290 472 2781 5635
Green M: 66.1/111 W: 67.1/113 492 137 465 317 350 304 144 222 280 2711 290 114 272 144 428 320 331 240 434 2573 5284
Red W: 66.9/109 445 112 410 281 345 228 123 199 280 2423 285 110 248 87 400 285 308 245 434 2402 4825
Handicap 11 13 7 5 1 9 15 17 3 8 18 14 16 4 12 2 6 10
Par 5 3 5 4 4 4 3 4 4 36 4 3 4 3 5 4 4 4 5 36 72
Handicap (W) 14 16 8 6 2 10 18 12 4 15 17 11 13 1 7 3 5 9

Course Details

Year Built 1991
Greens Bent
Golf Season Year round
Architect Dan Maples

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes

Policies

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

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Reviews

4.4
33

What Golfers Are Saying

Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 12
Bunkers 11
Forced Carries 10
This course/club is great for:
Advanced Golfers 10
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 10
Locals 9
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 13

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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

I found a jewel.

Loved this course. I usually play Apple Mtn when I'm in this area but this time I decided to try The Orchard and I'm glad I did. The course was in excellent shape including the greens. It is very open on most of the holes with nice fairways and rough that you could play out of. Nice layout with some fantastic views. My only negative was that my cart almost didn't make it around the hilly course and I ended up having to get a little push from a fellow golfer. All in all a great golfing experience.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 500 Contributor
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

mzbc

One of the better courses our foursome has played. Comparable to Achasta, Crystal Falls, Brasstown Valley, The Georgia Club. Tee boxes, fairways & greens all in great shape. Really no complaints. Nice lies in fairways. Nice deal using a coupon book we had

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beautiful course

Is one of the best golf courses in the area..the greens are awesome..

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Nice course, pretty views, soft greens

The greens were in great shape but extremely long grass and putting very slow. Fairways were very nice and beautiful views. Both carts in our foursome had battery problems.....One didn't make it all the way around and the other got in with some pushing from behind.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Worth the drive all day everyday

The orchard is first class in every aspect. Friendly pro shop, excellent greens and overall course maintenance, and a spectacular layout. I really can't say enough how immaculate the course conditions were. It was definitely worth the drive from Atlanta.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Fun course

The course was in good shape and was very enjoyable.

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

Great fun course

The course is in excellent condition and challenging enough to make for a very fun outing.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing
Fair weather
Used cart

Great Fun

had a great day if golf, course has some hard tight holes. Condition were good. the golf cart lost power on the last two hole had to use one cart to push the other cart up hills. Finished OK.

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

Great Course

This course was designed in a apple Orchard and is in great condition. The greens rolled true and were in fantastic condition. The fairways with the exception of hole #3 are in good shape and there were no bare spots anywhere. I would recommend this course to anyone who wants a good day of golf on a very good course.

Conditions Excellent
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
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Great course, but some rude members

Overall, the course itself was fun and in great shape. Challenges presented themselves on all holes and provide excitement for all levels. The down side, some of the members were very rude. A member yelled at me for being too close to his backyard, although I was inside the white stakes. Also, I had a member come out of nowhere and jump in front of me on the 9th hole. He just pulled out in the fairway dropped 2 or 3 balls and started hitting. Next, after I had hit the tee shot on #10, the same member hit into me on the green, when I was starting to putt. He just came up to the green and said excuse do you mind if I play through? He putted out and went to next tee. I was shocked. I finished up the final holes without anyone else playing into me, but I couldn't believe what had happened. It's worth the trip, but just watch out for the members.

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

Grass is great but natural areas are rough, there could be some mulch in these areas. There was great deal I erosion.

Great potential and beautiful nature. Spend some small money on mulch and landscaping.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Great price for a very good course.

The combination of a great price for a very good course on a beautiful day, led to a very pleasant golfing experience for my son and me, and our 2 friends. It is a beautiful course with very scenic views.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

kirby douglas

We played Innsbruck the day before (not good condition) - Orchard bag attendants placed bags on the carts - the pro let us go 20 min early--practice range & putting green were great - didn't need to move ball because fairways were lush and pretty wide - greens were immaculate and large - drive through woods from green to tee was great - we stopped at the grill for burgers after round - restaurant staff was very friendly and quick - food cost was inexpensive and the food was great. All in all it was wonderful day.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Four

Tee boxes, fairways,and greens in great shape. My longest drive ever on 18. 386

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great Course if your a member

We were constantly approached by the Marshall and asked 3 times to let the members play thru. Don't see a return visit in my future.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Good solid layout with many interesting and challenging holes

This is a good solid golf course. Many different and interesting holes with elevations changes and undulating greens. It is a ways from Atlanta, but worth playing.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Good weather
Used cart

Course layout good

Course layout very good!
will play in another 3 weeks for course to get green

Winter water damage around a few fairways and it was still wet in some fairways. Need some good dray and hot sun

Practice range is average

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Used cart

Great

I love this course. Very nice greens and facilities.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Average weather
Used cart

18 to Go

Like the layout of this course. The front 9 is not as elevated as the back 9. Makes for good variety of golfing holes to play. Back 9 is more challenging too.
Green were nice for this time of year. Will go play this summer for sure.

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

One of the best courses in N.E. Ga.

This is a beautiful course with frequent elevation changes. Walking would be difficult not primarily from the elevation changes but from the distance between greens and the next tee. Playing midweek meant the course was wide open for play.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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