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Runaway Bay Golf Club

Address: Main Street | Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort, Runaway Bay, Jamaica
Phone Number: 001 876 973 7319
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Ranked #6 of 10 Attractions in Runaway Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
Activities: Golfing
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Type: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
Activities: Golfing

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English first
Oshawa, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Went for a round of golf with my son and John as our caddy, he was helpful, friendly and just fantastic! Solid gold man - just like on TV!

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Mississauga, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

There are positive and so-so features about the course. The positives--As we were staying at the attached Jewel hotel for a golf vacation for 4 guys, it was great that the course was right there, about a 2 minute golf cart ride from the Jewel resort. It's an easy course to play with little trouble. There is snow on the... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Course is not in great shape rental Clubs are good beverage Cart girl Janet was great Michael was a great teacher and very patient

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Cape Cod, MA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I am a beginner golfer and felt very comfortable golfing here. I had a great caddy, Michael. I learned a lot from him and never felt like I didn't belong there. Also, Janet, our beverage cart girl was amazing, she went off property just to find us bug spray!!!!!

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Manasquan, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This course is a perfect example of a course that could be great but missed the mark. The greens were sparse and inconsistent, the fairways were dry and hard and the general upkeep of the course was fair at best. The highlight was Alfonso, the caddy who provided great entertainment and service during the round and was very quick with... More 

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Airdrie, Alberta, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Nice golf course but the resort gives you the impression it is included in your resort package. Once you get there, you find out it is $40 for 9 holes and $80 for 18 to rent golf clubs, plus cart rental, plus mandatory golf caddy.

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Course is not in very good shape. Yes, they advertise free green fees but have a structure to get paid for the golf.

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The course is not in good shape. Lots of crabgrass in the fairway and needs a lot of work to make it into a much better course. It was great to golf on vacation and planned to go more than once but due to the bad conditions of the course, we only went the one time. Hopefully they continue to... More 

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Syracuse, NY
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76 reviews 76 reviews
19 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Our greens fees were included, but had to rent cart, clubs and have a mandatory caddy = still $150 for 18. Greens and tees were in good shape, but everything else in between needed work. Our caddy was really fun and had great tips for us tho.

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rasbrat, General Manager at Runaway Bay Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your feedback. Scott More 

Toronto
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
17 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Green fees are free, my husband enjoyed the golf and the Caddie's helped his game. Don't forget to tip them, they really work hard.

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rasbrat, General Manager at Runaway Bay Golf Club, responded to this review

Dear guest, Great to hear. Please say thanks to your husband and thank you for staying at the resort. Scott More 

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