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4.7
Value
4.7
Layout
4.7
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.4
Amenities
3.7
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Holes 9
Type Public
Par 36
Length 3371 yards
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
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Course Details

Year Built 1932
Fairways Bent
Greens Bent
Golf Season Open: 4/01 Closed: 10/31
Architect Warren Dickenson

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

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4.8
28 Reviews (28)
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Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Experience the best in Okoboji

27 holes of golfing pleasure awaits your experience at a wonderful piece of ground made just for golf. Majestic trees, rolling green fairways, lots of wildlife, strategic placed bunkers create a few thought provoking shots to avoid trouble.
John is the pro, I believe, who has a good staff, makes the check in and cart loading easy. Course fairways and greens make Brooks the best experience of all the courses in the area.
Go play, see for yourself, enjoy Brooks GC, you won't be disappointed!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Brooks Exceeded our expectation

From the moment we got checked in by John, to our range time, to actually playing our 4-some experienced a great day on Brooks Golf course. Go play this course, you will not be disappointed.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
First Time Playing

Nice course but few amenities

We enjoyed the course. It was average difficulty - just enough to challenge beginners.
Staff was very friendly and helpful!

Only real negative we found was that there was no drinking water at intervals on the course. As hot as it was (93+), cold water would’ve been much appreciated!

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

Hot day

Other than a hot day in the 90’s, the breeze kept it bearable! The course was in great shape, with the greens very true. Mowing and watering we’re going on as we played, but it did not hinder our play. Fairways were just mowed, and the rough was playable. We liked the yellow and blue nines, but enjoyed the challenges offered on the white nine. Overall, great day, and we finished in just over three hours! Would recommend to anyone who enjoys a good challenge!

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

Course is in great shape

Even though the past winter was harsh... this course was in great shape! It is certainly not an easy course with almost ever tee box having you drive over many hazzards... this made it tough for an average golfer. It was missing water jugs, port o potties and little to no on course beverage service which was not good. The bar inside also did not have a working beer tap and credit card machine which was strange. Overall a great course with a few areas for improvement.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Love it but slow

This is a great course. Nice blending of old a new holes. Guy in the clubhouse was not very friendly or helpful. Beverage cart lady was awesome! Biggest disappointment was pace of play. Took over 4 and 1/2 hours to play 18. Had a rowdy noisy couple of groups ahead of us that didn’t seem to care how slow they were.

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

Go 'boji!

HAD A WONDERFUL TIME GOLFING WITH FRIENDS FROM IOWA.

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

April?

The course is in phenomenal shape for April! Keep up the good work!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Average weather
Used cart

A good deal

We got a terrific deal on golfnow.com. With a "Hot Deal", we saved a huge amount over the regular price. This is a very nice course with 27 holes. We played the Blue course (all parkland style) and the White (3 holes parkland plus 6 holes links style). It was late September, but the day was sunny with the temp in the low 70's. Even though it was quite windy, it was a comfortable, enjoyable day. The course was in excellent condition, with bent grass fairways. The only complaint I have is on hole #4 on the White 9. You have to hit your second shot over a swamp filled with grass so tall you can't see the green. Carts come with GPS, so that helps. I imagine if I played #4 enough I would like it more. All in all, however, it was a fun day.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Average weather
Used cart

Course will challenge anyone.

With three 9 holes you can play links style or the old course.

Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Holiday treat at Brooks

Even though it was Memorial Day weekend and they had an event there we played the 9 without the event and had a great day golf on the Blue course at Brooks National. Check in was great, carts are new, course was wet from over 1 inch of rain but not to wet to affect play or riding around. 1 in our party had not played the course, she found it very playable and wants to play it again. Highly recommend playing this course whenever you get the opportunity.

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

Great layout

Was able to play my game with no wait time

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

Evening round

I have played this course often since moving in the area. It is a very well maintained course, the best in the area. It a resort course and a little pricy in season but in off season it's a good deal. I would recommend it to anyone in the area. It has 3, 9 hole tracts and they all are a good bit different, one heavy tree lined, one links style, my favorite, and one combo of both.

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

Burcorp

Course was in great shape and this was after several days of heavy rain and it held up well. The greens rolled true and the course offers many challenges. It's not the longest course even from the back tees, but still offers a great run with 27 holes to select from. My issue with most courses and it was an issue here also, ball marks not being repaired in the green. And especially after the rain. Overall great course and will play here again when we return.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great price great course

Great price offered course greens and fairways in great shape. Would recommend to all golfers to go out and play soon.

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

Golf at Brooks

Hot deal price for a great course. We enjoyed our golf at Brooks.

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

Greens and fairways great

Excellent iowa Great Lakes course. Needs updates on cart paths and more accessible beverage cart on hot days. Great greens and fairways. Friendly staff.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good

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