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2.9
231 Reviews (231)
5 Stars
18
4 Stars
52
3 Stars
69
2 Stars
52
1 Stars
40
Conditions
2.6
Value
3.4
Layout
3.3
Friendliness
3.7
Pace
3.4
Amenities
2.7
59.5%
Recommend this course
130 out of 231 reviews
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Average Rating
Avg Rating
2.6
52 Reviews (52)
5 Stars
6
4 Stars
11
3 Stars
7
2 Stars
10
1 Stars
18
Conditions
2.4
Value
2.8
Layout
3.1
Pace
3.3
Amenities
2.2
StaffFriendliness
3.5
44.2%
Recommend this course
23 out of 52 reviews
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Avg Rating
2.6
55 Reviews (55)
5 Stars
7
4 Stars
11
3 Stars
9
2 Stars
10
1 Stars
18
Conditions
2.4
Value
2.9
Layout
3.1
Pace
3.3
Amenities
2.3
StaffFriendliness
3.5
45.5%
Recommend this course
25 out of 55 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 70
Length 6283 yards
Slope 116
Rating 70.1
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Fresh Meadow Golf Course
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Course Details

Year Built 1925
Fairways Bluegrass/Ryegrass
Greens Bent/Poa
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Caddies No
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Appropriate golf attire.

Food & Beverage

Bar, Snacks

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Locker Rooms

Reviews

2.9
231 Reviews (231)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 11
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 9
Thick Rough 9
Undulating Greens 8
This course/club is great for:
Locals 19
Beginners 16
Seniors 7
This Course's Location is:
In the 'Burbs 22
Convenient to the City 17

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Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
2.0
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First Time Playing
Used cart
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
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First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Reviews 1
Plays Once a week
1.0
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Beyond Poor Course Conditions

I've played this course several times as it's relatively inexpensive and close to my house. It's always been hit or miss with the course conditions but this was beyond poor. The only green on the course were the greens as they seem to be the only place on the course that the staff waters. We have had a hot couple of weeks and very little rain but the fairways were so burned up and spotty it was like hitting off a dirt road. Nearly impossible to get under the ball, even in the rough. Hard to improve your game with conditions like this.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Poor
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

You get what you pay for...

$19 hot deals for the group plus $10 for each cart, rock hard fairways added 20-40 yards to drives and long irons. Play here if you need a low score for a bruised ego, but not for a great golf experience.

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played

Too Many Tees and Trash

I have never seen so many broken tees on a box in my life. Every tee box was covered with broken tees. Hundreds.

Also, it looked no one had emptied the garbage cans around the course for days.

At one point there were 10 people waiting to tee off on the same hole.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Walked

No complaints

Its, a nice course to play just to get out. With to COVID-19 changes, things are different so allowances in judgement must be made. Two of us walked on a Saturday morning which wasn't bad at all for weekend golf. There wasn't much waiting for the foursome in front of us. Its been really hot so the grass was burnt in a lot of places. I'm not mad at my golf experience. Nothing bad to say about the course.

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 2
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Rough but better

This is the second time I've played Fresh Meadow in nine days. Still rough around the edges on the back nine. Front in way better shape. But it's a great time and value for a 35.1 handicapper like me. Shot a 103 and I was happy. Had a blast. Friend carded an 82. Good times. We did hate the dirt traps, Sand is a rumor. tough to hit out of. But, overall, it's a good bargain and fun. Played in four hours flat on a scorching July 6.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

The worst.

Stay away from this abomination. It’s not fit to be a cow pasture.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
2.0
Previously Played

Not so Fresh Meadow

OK, we had a great price, $27.49 per man with a cart for each. The course was rough. Horrible fairways and greens on back nine. Sand traps are dirt traps. Found rocks in one. Front nine in better shape. Overall, it’s gone downhill. Pace of play was poor. Hackers aplenty who were playing from tips.

Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great value for the money

$37 for a late morning round with a cart, cant beat that! Nice course, not too difficult. some water but lots of sand! Definitely will go back

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 8
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Conditions not great

Years ago I played Fresh Meadows several times a year. I had played there today for the first time in a few years. Unfortunately, the conditions were substandard. Sand bunkers were more dirt bunkers and looked like they had not been raked in a week or more. The course had long dead grass laying all over from the last time it was mowed after not being mowed for far too long and both the fairways and rough currently are too long and need mowing. Better maintenance is needed.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
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