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4.6
111 Reviews (111)
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Conditions
4.6
Value
4.6
Layout
4.7
Friendliness
4.7
Pace
4.1
Amenities
4.3
97.0%
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108 out of 111 reviews
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4.7
70 Reviews (70)
5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Conditions
4.7
Value
4.7
Layout
4.8
Pace
4.1
Amenities
4.4
StaffFriendliness
4.7
98.6%
Recommend this course
69 out of 70 reviews
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4.7
72 Reviews (72)
5 Stars
56
4 Stars
13
3 Stars
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Conditions
4.7
Value
4.7
Layout
4.8
Pace
4.1
Amenities
4.4
StaffFriendliness
4.7
98.6%
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71 out of 72 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Links
Par 72
Length 7049 yards
Slope 144
Rating 75.1
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The Meadows at Grand Valley State University
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Course Details

Year Built 1994
Fairways Bent Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Open: 3/15 Closed: 11/15
Architect Dr. Michael Hurdzan (1994)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Caddies No
Golf School Academy Yes - "Kendall Golf Academy"
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes
Practice Hole Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Restaurant

Accolades

  • Golf Advisor: Top Courses in Michigan (2019 #25)
  • Golf Advisor: Top 25 College Courses in the U.S. (2019 #17)

Reviews

4.6
111 Reviews (111)
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Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 17
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

severe wind

This is a great course usually a fair test but today it played like a bear, wind gust moved the ball on the greens a times.the course is in great condition and a joy to play.

Conditions Good
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

A fun course and very fair from the fairways.

the course was in excellent shape and very enjoyable. I had played Pilgrims Run earlier this week and the Meadows was in better shape.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Used cart

Excellent Experience

I took my son out and this was the first time playing this course. It was in great shape. I played the best 9 holes on front, but the true me showed up on back. The club house looks very nice, but due to the Covid conditions, wasn't able to stay and enjoy what looks to be a very nice facility.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Used cart

The course was very nice, I really enjoyed playing every hole. I did not like that I felt pressured at every hole with a team or two behind us and two teams in front of us holding everything up. I know it wasn't my fault for holding up the teams however the teams in front of us were very slow and did make it as enjoyable as it should have. I felt that I had to rush through the course. Besides feeling crammed and pressured the course was great.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Firm and fast

great layout, firm and fast fairways and greens. Great practice facility.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Alum 1975

Challenging but fair. Very good condition given the lack of rain this summer.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 64
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 500 Contributor
Previously Played

Course is in terrific shape.the greens are very fast but will hold a good shot

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great Value.

The course was in great shape. Fun, challenging course. The greens were lightning fast and well guarded. Will certainly be back here soon.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Tee boxes, fairways, & greens all in excellent condition! Very playable. Enjoy playing this course every time!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Big Guy

The course was in great shape. We got behind a slow 3-some on the front but they allowed us to play through on the back. The course was very challenging; but I still got a birdie!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Rushed

Loved the course but was rushed since there was an outing at 1 o'clock. We were told on hole 14 if we did not pick up the pace we could not finish. Well, that is hard when there is a group in front of you. We were literally teeing off which them down the fairway so we could finish the last four holes. For the price we paid, that was extremely disappointing. I doubt I will go back due to this issue. I don't feel it was very fair since we played a good pace and were done in four hour (there was a foursome).

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Workers on mowers were getting very very close and were having their mowers on 20 feet away watching us golf.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nicest fairways I’ve ever played

This course is fantastic and you will not find a better deal for $35. Nicest fairways I’ve ever played on. Geeens, tees and traps are near perfect too. Great everything. Terrific course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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