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Monarch Beach Golf Links

Address: 50 Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA 92629
Phone Number: 949-240-8247
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Ranked #6 of 16 Activities in Dana Point
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing
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Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing

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Annandale, Virginia, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

bring your A game if you want to score well. Course was in superior condition and a fun track--the back nine is a bit more open as I recall. good course!

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MBGL, Public Relations Manager at Monarch Beach Golf Links, responded to this review

Thank you Richard for your review of Monarch Beach Golf Links. We are glad you caught us in our usual great conditions. We hope you and your A game come visit us again soon! More 

Toronto
Top Contributor
166 reviews 166 reviews
87 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I enjoyed this course because the staff were friendly, helpful, the course was in excellent condition. October is not the time to golf in California - the courses are being conditioned for winter and it is cart path only. Wide friendly fairways.

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MBGL, Public Relations Manager at Monarch Beach Golf Links, responded to this review

Thank you Mary for your review of our golf course. We are glad to hear you had a wonderful experience here at MBGL and we hope to host you again in the near future! More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
Top Contributor
371 reviews 371 reviews
73 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The golf shop staff was very friendly & professional - always a good start. We got a bit of a discount so the course was good for what we paid. 4 1/2 hr pace. A few difficult holes & overall above average. Course was in pretty good shape. There were only a few scenic holes but not bad. It's not... More 

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MBGL, Public Relations Manager at Monarch Beach Golf Links, responded to this review

Greetings and thank you for your review of Monarch Beach Golf Links. We are very glad to hear you had a positive experience at our golf course and appreciate your feedback. Hope to see you on the links soon! More 

Tampa, Florida
Top Contributor
180 reviews 180 reviews
24 attraction reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Here are some tips to help you if you are going to play Monarch Beach Golf Links 1) No driving range per se but they do have 4 cages you can hit in to 2) large practice putting green but not enough space on sides to really chip from 3) Views - there are a couple holes that are right... More 

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Joe S, Manager at Monarch Beach Golf Links, responded to this review

Thank you for your list of helpful tips and perspective on our golf course. Unfortunately, you played the course during over-seed preparation, which includes heavy mowing (scalping) which begins mid-September. The course then closes for 3 days at the end of Sept for over-seeding. We try very hard to communicate these unique condition to every guest. We hope that you... More 

Kansas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I found the staff to be indifferent, no driving range and below par fairways. When you have the Ocean/Beach you can sell it at any price and that's what's going on here. Golf is, "oh by the way".

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Laguna Beach, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

the golf course is great and what a nice spot with fantastic iews to grab lunch before a round of golf or cocktails after. the view is so good I don't even recall the meal I had!

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West Lafayette
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Beautiful golf course overlooking the ocean. Challenging and fun. The service is wonderful, cold drinks and coolers in carts along with scented towels when you need them! Great experience.

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Colleyville, Texas
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I have played Monarch Beach golf course a number of times when visiting SoCal. I have always enjoyed the layout and the course condition; however, my last round was anything but enjoyable. The green fee is too high...the greens were rough and inconsistent and we had to wait through four groups in playing the 7th hole. A course marshal or... More 

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Joe S, Director of Sales at Monarch Beach Golf Links, responded to this review

Happy 4th of July to you and thank you for your review and feedback. We are very sorry to hear that it was a slow round for you. We have been incredibly busy this we due to the Holiday fever, but that is no excuse for poor pace of play. Despite 2 marshals and forecaddies always available to our guests,... More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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373 reviews 373 reviews
37 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

very nice course that is tough to play the first time. a whole bunch of blind tee shots. wicked greens with lots of undelations and simply different levels. very well kept - super friendly and efficient staff

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Joe S, Director of Sales at Monarch Beach Golf Links, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your feedback. We definitely don't intend to make the course any more challenging than it needs to be, but some days we have to use tougher pin locations due to the other areas getting overused. This helps us preserve the greens and their condition. We are glad to hear that your experience was nice... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I had a small VIP group in April 2014. They were treated very well and had a guide with them that helped to make the game interesting. afterwards the store had great gifts as well for items to purchase.

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Joe S, Manager at Monarch Beach Golf Links, responded to this review

Zarijazz, Thank you for your visit, your business and your great feedback. We take pride in our customer service and our offerings. If there is any chance you may return in the next few months, please email us and we will reply with a promo code that you may use online for up to a 4some of golf. the promo... More 

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