5092 Sugarloaf Access Rd., Carrabassett Valley, Maine 4947, US
(800) 843-5623
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About Sugarloaf

Sugarloaf is best known as the largest ski resort east of the Colorado Rockies, but summer time is also a great time to visit. Its Robert Trent Jones Jr.-designed golf course is widely regarded as the best in the state. Its “String of Pearls” holes along the Carrabassett River are strikingly beautiful and quite challenging. Guests can choose from the SugarLoaf Mountain Hotel, condos, private homes and Premier Properties, which are the most luxurious accommodations (homes, condos, suites) on the mountain. Recreational activities abound in the summer: Mountain biking, ziplining, paddling, scenic chairlift rides, disc golf, Segway tours, hiking and messing around in the Anti-Gravity Complex, home to a skate park, giant trampolines, a climbing wall, basketball court, track and gym.

Facts

Price Range$$, $$$
Property Class★★★
Acres1240
Year Opened1986
Number of UnitsLess than 100

Amenities

RestaurantsBar, Casual
Room TypesRoom, Suite
PoolIndoor
Fitness CenterYes
Practice FacilityYes
Golf School/AcademyYes
Banquet SpaceYes
SpaYes

Services

Kids ProgramYes
Room ServiceYes
ConciergeYes

Rules

Is the resort pet friendly?No
Is resort stay required for a tee time?No

Golf courses at Sugarloaf

Reviews

5.0
9 Reviews (9)
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Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great father/son time at the Loaf

Amazing course with great backdrop on every hole. 10th and 11th tees are breathtaking. My son and I enjoyed every minute, every shot. We will be back! We will play an annual round or two going forward. Staff was very friendly and informative.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Reviews 1
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

A must visit in Maine

We try to come up and play Sugarloaf two or three times a year and it never disappoints. Even with a challenging spring the conditions were better than expected. The staff clearly explained all the measures taken due the pandemic and were extremely friendly. The "String of Pearls" might be one of the best stretches in golf. If you are in New England you have to go check out Sugarloaf!

Difficulty Extremely Challenging
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Reviews 6
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Unbelievable Course

I try to come up every year and play this amazing track. I am lucky to be a Mainer and can take advantage of their Wednesday Maine Days but I would recommend it to anyone wanting a challenging course with great views. The staff there are extremely friendly. This course has it all!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
Incentivized Review
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Sugarloaf mountain course

Awsome track,especially playing it in the fall.The course was in excellent condition . The views are spectacular and I remember playing here it seemed that it used to play very tight as I hadnt played here in about 20 years .I found it now to be not as tight as it was or either I played better and wasnt as intimidated like when I first played it LOL..This is a pure golf experience and I highly recommend playing this beauty. Green side up!

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Challenging

Fun, challenging course with great views and a friendly helpful staff!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 35
Handicap 5-9
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
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

This course is a must play!

Despite losing more golf balls than I ever had, our group had an amazing time playing Sugarloaf. From the staff to the course conditions, the round couldn't have been any better. We heard about the "String of Pearls" before coming up but it's definitely better in person. The views on 10 and 11 are some of the best holes I have ever played. The greens are undulating, especially that ninth green. After the round we had a few drinks and some great fish tacos while watching groups struggle on 9. We are already planning a trip back next year. Note to self, bring more golf balls.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 9
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Stunning

Played this course for the first time and its the best I have played. The fairways and greens are perfect some of the holes are so beautiful its hard to concentrate on golf.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Best Course in the State

Sugarloaf is a must play. Conditions were excellent, greens were fast and rolled true. Some tight holes throughout so keeping it straight is your best bet, but if you can shape your shot on purpose then you will be alright. The views of bigalow mountains are impressive. Hole ten and eleven are two of the nicest holes you'll play in the state. I can't wait to play this tough gem again.

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