Hillview Golf Course

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4.8
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Conditions
4.4
Value
4.8
Layout
3.3
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.6
88.2%
Recommend this course
2 out of 3 reviews
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5.0
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Conditions
5.0
Value
5.0
Layout
3.0
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
4.0
100.0%
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5.0
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Conditions
5.0
Value
5.0
Layout
3.0
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
4.0
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About

Holes 18
Par 69
Length 5773
Slope 106
Rating 66.0
Type Public
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 69 5773 yards 66.0 106
White 69 5290 yards 68.7 108
Red 69 4521 yards
Scorecard for Hillview
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Blue M: 67.4/120 484 172 410 332 357 343 394 539 191 3222 372 311 346 355 180 325 236 241 185 2551 5773
White M: 65.2/118 W: 70.6/115 472 150 380 312 317 322 338 505 175 2971 328 293 306 323 165 297 208 229 170 2319 5290
Gold M: 63.2/113 366 122 304 292 265 291 306 396 153 2495 286 274 233 283 157 277 147 214 155 2026 4521
Red W: 66.0/110 366 122 304 292 265 291 306 396 153 2495 286 274 233 283 157 277 147 214 155 2026 4521
Handicap 11 7 5 15 17 13 3 1 9 8 10 2 14 12 6 4 18 16
Par 5 3 4 4 4 4 4 5 3 36 4 4 4 4 3 4 3 4 3 33 69

Course Details

Year Built 1931
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Open: 4/01 Closed: 11/01

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Reviews

4.8
3
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Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

best shape in years

I have been playing at Hillview for over ten years and this is the best I have ever seen the course. I play it a few times per month since it's close to home and it's always easy to get on. The layout isn't very challenging but the greens can be tricky since they have some undulation.

The greens roll almost as good as any private club in the area. Tee boxes are in great shape and fairways have healthy grass. Hopefully, they survive the rest of the summer with water but I am blown away by the conditions.

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

Back In The Rotation

Hillview is back in my foursome's rotation. The course is in the best shape I've seen in two years. The greens are great, fairways have grass and the rough is thick. Hopefully the management keeps doing whatever they're doing. They finally have a pub too!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Boston Advisor
Top 50 Contributor
Previously Played

Disappointed

I have played Hillview a few times in the past actually this past May and never saw it in such poor conditions. We only played 9 but that's all I needed to see to be very disappointed. The first and second greens are dead. Maybe diseased. Can not get a true roll. Fairways were dead and hard pan in spots. I realize we have had a hot dry month but turn on a sprinkler!! Tee boxes were in good shape. Bunkers ok. Practice putting green was in great shape. What happened here? I will go back next year to try again but not again before winter this year.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
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