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4.3
76 Reviews (76)
5 Stars
38
4 Stars
32
3 Stars
4
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.6
Layout
4.6
Friendliness
4.4
Pace
4.4
Amenities
3.8
88.8%
Recommend this course
70 out of 76 reviews
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Average Rating
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4.4
20 Reviews (20)
5 Stars
9
4 Stars
10
3 Stars
1
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.1
Value
4.4
Layout
4.6
Pace
4.4
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.3
90.0%
Recommend this course
18 out of 20 reviews
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4.4
22 Reviews (22)
5 Stars
10
4 Stars
11
3 Stars
1
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.1
Value
4.4
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.4
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.3
90.9%
Recommend this course
20 out of 22 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 72
Length 6800 yards
Slope 130
Rating 72.6
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Emerald Vale Golf Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1997
Fairways Bent Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season April - November
Architect Bruce Matthews III

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Amex MasterCard Visa Discover card(s) Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Bar, Restaurant

Accolades

  • Golf Advisor: Top Courses in Michigan (2017 #23)

Reviews

4.3
76 Reviews (76)

What Golfers Are Saying

Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 6
Thick Rough 6
This course/club is great for:
Locals 7
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 6

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Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

only thing bad today was the rain

My wife and I played today and had a very enjoyable time until we were chased off the course by lighting. Snack bar had limited menu but my burger and my wifes chicken salad were good. Very friendly staff golf and snack bar. we will be be yet this year

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
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
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice course. Will return

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

I keep returning

Been A hot summer here and some of the fairways or greens Had spotty sun damage But generally excellent course condition. The staff are great especially the check in desk man. Very accommodating and informative.
I make the drive there every year once or twice and will continue to do so.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 10
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Rude staff

I recently played the course was in good condition and the layout was very nice. The older guy at the desk was an a..hole who was rude when we inquired about the rate on golf now. He said there was no such thing of the reduced price and to pay full price or leave. I would still recommend course to friends and family but not a very good experience today.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Nice Course, staff very unfriendly.

I recently played the course. In very good shape would probably recommend to friends and family. The older man at check in was an a..hole said there was no such price deal on golf now and charged us full price.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 12
Handicap 20-24
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Very Nice Course

Very pretty. Interesting layout. Rough long so hit it straight! Fairways and greens in good condition. Pretty long for senior women. 370 Yard par 4 a bit much! Enjoyed playing and would definitely come back.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 10
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Lovely course in good shape.Beautiful surroundings.Pleasant staff

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 10
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Just plain excellent from staff , ground keepers , cart being so clean !! That you everyone for a great round of golf !! I will be back !!!!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great find

Visiting from out of State. Wanted to play on Father’s Day. Saw a deal on Golf Now and crossed my fingers. What a pleasant surprise. Course was fun to play and in great shape. I want to go back!

Conditions Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Previously Played

Just wow...

Played here on a Saturday morning. I’ve always loved this course but this experience wasn’t one to remember. Log jammed on the first tee, it started to spread out until the fourth hole. Group in front of me on the fourth tee (where I waited 30 minutes) angrily told me as a single to back off because they weren’t going to let me through and didn’t care where I had to be. Then on the fifth tee where I waited 45 minutes, some staff from the course seemingly encouraged slow play. They also suggested that I would be out there until dark (some 10 hours away) and there was nothing they could do about it. I proceeded to jump from #5 to #16, play my way in, and leave the course as soon as possible. Second worst experience on a course in my life. Very unhappy.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Fun Course

Large puttable greens. Well groomed. Will return.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 76
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 250 Contributor
Previously Played

Fantastic family owned track

We played on a very warm Sunny Monday morning on a hot deal time. By far one of the best values available on golf now.

You get a very nicely groomed and designed golf course that is well maintained.

Would be a good deal at twice the price.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Great day at Emerald

Course was in very good condition. Greens in great shape. And as always staff was awesome. We had a foursome and play was smooth.

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