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Address: 4001 Whistler Way, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
Phone Number: 604-932-3280
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Activities: Golfing
Description: Designed by Arnold Palmer in 1983 and fully renovated in 2000, the...
Designed by Arnold Palmer in 1983 and fully renovated in 2000, the Whistler Golf Club is located in the heart of Whistler Village. Known for our friendly service, the Whistler Golf Club is a walkable, playable golf course the prides itself on being accessible for all. Our newly renovated Practice Facility is in the heart of the village and features 5 target greens, a practice green, full chipping and bunker area and C.P.G.A. Teaching Professionals. Visit Palmer's Gallery Bar and Grill and enjoy our amazing patio overlooking the 18th green.
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Ok so we didn't here to play golf but we walked the valley trial in the hope to see some bears. It was a lovely walk and we saw a bear about 10ft from the path, fast asleep under... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2015
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Ok so we didn't here to play golf but we walked the valley trial in the hope to see some bears. It was a lovely walk and we saw a bear about 10ft from the path, fast asleep under a tree. The walk is peaceful with great views.

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Vancouver, Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

There are some great golf choices in Whistler (Nicklaus North, Chateau Whistler and Whistler Golf Club) and nearby Pemberton (Big Sky). The granddaddy of them all is the Palmer-designed municipally-owned Whistler Golf Club. It is a great, mature course with wonderful views. It also boasts some of the best pricing (including "locals" (BC driver's licence) pricing).

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Wellington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Friendly staffers and Nike rentals, plus well-groomed fairways and receptive greens. This may be the "public" course in Whistler, but it's in better condition than a lot of private courses I've played. The 16th is a particular highlight.

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Abbotsford, Canada
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62 reviews 62 reviews
16 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The scenery is truly remarkable, and the course fits the land. The greens were fast and in almost perfect shape. The sand traps had the best sand I have ever played in--a golden, buttery sand.

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WGC19832013, General Manager at Whistler Golf Club, responded to this review

Thanks for playing us and for the nice review. We've received amazing reviews about the greens all year but it was nice to hear about the bunkers as well. We rake them every day so the crew will love to read your positive response. Thanks More 

White Rock
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This golf course enjoys a terrific setting. The layout is good. The course condition is acceptable with the greens in good condition but extremely difficult to putt for the average golfer. Very fast with many undulations. The disappointment we had was that the two ladies in our foursome decided to play the forward gold tees because one of them is... More 

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WGC19832013, General Manager at Whistler Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. As mentioned in our phone call we got the idea to offer shorter tees for beginners from Bandon Dunes who also have tee markers in their fairways. I agreed with you they aren't perfect tees but we feel the attempt to help keep play moving was worth the compromise but agreed with you on the... More 

Vancouver
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We played the course with our friends who were visiting from the US. The day began with a phone call telling us that there was a frost delay and to take our time arriving. When we arrived at the course, the staff in the pro-shop and on the course were extremely pleasant, helpful and professional. We had a great day... More 

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WGC19832013, General Manager at Whistler Golf Club, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing us and the nice review! More 

Newcastle upon tyne
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We both played golf and ate in the clubhouse. The food was delicious and really happy pleasant service. The course itself is beautiful . We were able to play 5 holes at tea time . This was a great option for us .... It was enough to play at a great time of day. We hired clubs from them and... More 

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WGC19832013, General Manager at Whistler Golf Club, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed our "5 after 5" program. It has been very popular. An hour of golf is better than no golf! More 

Toronto
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176 reviews 176 reviews
91 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I found this golf course very walkable and easy to get around. Not too difficult with great views. The staff were extremely polite and helpful

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Berkeley, California
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137 reviews 137 reviews
54 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

An older course in the Valley is in excellent condition. This course may be walked though most use a riding cart. Course has a number of excellent golf holes and the staff is quite helpful. Be aware one of the par 4's is a converted par 5 and the green was not redesigned to accept direct shots. The approach requires... More 

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WGC19832013, General Manager at Whistler Golf Club, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and for playing us. You are right the 16th is tough! More 

British Columbia, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I played Whistler Golf course this week after a hiatus of a couple of hours and I must say I was very impressed with the excellent condition of the golf course. The greens are in fantastic shape and I need as much help in that department as possible. A couple of tee boxes look like they have been rebuilt and... More 

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WGC19832013, General Manager at Whistler Golf Club, responded to this review

Thanks!- and thanks for choosing us. More 

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