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Boulders Resort Golf Club

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Address: 34631 N Tom Darlington Dr, Carefree, AZ 85377
Phone Number: 480-488-9009
Activities: Golfing, Dining
Description: The Boulders is world renowned as one of the finest golf, tennis and spa...
The Boulders is world renowned as one of the finest golf, tennis and spa resorts in the United States, a 2008 Golf Magazine Platinum Medal Award winning resort. Travel and Leisure Golf recently ranked The Boulders as the #7 Golf Resort in the USA for 2006 and #2 Golf Resort in the USA for 2005. Regionally the magazine ranked The Boulders the #1 Golf Resort in the Southwest for 2005 and 2006. The Boulders Club is nestled in the tranquil beauty of the high Sonoran desert and 12-million year old granite boulder formations that dot the landscape. From the ancient Indians to the modern day vacationers who come to bask in the peace of a spectacular natural setting, all have been drawn to the vast serenity of the terrain and the precariously balanced boulders silhouetted against the Sonoran sky.
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Excellent Golf

We played both the North and South courses. Both courses were in excellent condition. The golf staff is very friendly.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
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Monarch Beach, California
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Monarch Beach, California
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59 reviews 59 reviews
18 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

We played both the North and South courses. Both courses were in excellent condition. The golf staff is very friendly.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Awesome resort Beautiful spa and pools Great shirt trails around the resort Friendly staff A great break from the winter that never ends in 2015

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New York City, New York
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204 reviews 204 reviews
24 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Challenging play, lots of hazards. Unforgiving should you find yourself off the fairway. The course is stunning....bring a camera, but don't take long for the shot. 18 holes expected in under 4.5 and it's a busy course. Don't be the folks holding up 5 foursomes please.

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Denver, Colorado
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85 reviews 85 reviews
34 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Target golf with terrific scenery. Challenging but fair. Not a long course hut very challenging. Terrific practice facility, great pro shop and nice grill with good food. Wonderful experience.

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atlanta
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Played the south course and had a great time. Crew was great and very helpful, the people I played with were extreamly nice and were very kind providing pointers to help each other. If you have a tendency to veer off course with you shots bring extra balls they blend in with the landscape.

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Brighton, Michigan
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98 reviews 98 reviews
19 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

While in AZ, I took the chance to play the Boulders Gold Course North. A great, but narrow fairway desert course with great scenery. The club house shop people are so nice and the gold course starters and others are just great and can't do enough for you. The course was in great shape and the greens were fast. While... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Played the south course which is was in perfect condition. Beautiful surroundings, neat rock formations, interesting shots but not overly difficult. I could play this course regularly and not be bored.

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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111 reviews 111 reviews
19 attraction reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We had never played either course at The Boulders Golf Club (north & south) so we were excited to finally play one of these courses. My son and I came to Scottsdale for a 5 day golf getaway and one of the stops on the list was The Boulders Golf Club. After researching both courses, I came to the conclusion... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

If you want to stay on property the food is good here. Everything we experienced at The Boulders was good.

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Kennewick, WA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Spur of the moment opportunity to play golf at The Waldorf Astoria Boulders Golf Club (South Course) in Cave Creek on Monday, 12/22/14. My buddy (a local) got us $89 green fees via his Troon Club Card…best rate I found online was $150! OUCH!! There's a rumor the Waldorf Astoria might pull out of this location, and "someone else" take... More 

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