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Address: 50200 Avenida Vista Bonita, La Quinta, CA 92253-2600
Description: An 18-hole course designed by Jack Nicklaus.

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The course is well maintained and great view of the mountains. Worth playing and a good challenge especially if you play from the back. Worth playing for the challenge and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

The course is well maintained and great view of the mountains. Worth playing and a good challenge especially if you play from the back. Worth playing for the challenge and the view

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Put the Dye Stadium and Norman ahead of it. Book on standby golf and save $50 or look for twilight rate and save about the same.

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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This course was fun and if you get a golf package at your resort or hotel in La Quinta, then you get $40 off the green fees.

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Fun and relaxing course. I got to play this course three times during the week, so I got to know the course well.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The Nicklaus Tournament Course shares the same clubhouse as the TPC Stadium Course but that's where the similarities end. While Nicklaus also enjoys using lots of sand on each hole there's reasonably generous fairways, less water and flatter putting surfaces than you'll find at the neighboring course. One can score but be careful of the large pond that guards both... More 

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Mountain View, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Why does he not like people to see where they are shooting? He always has a bunch of junk hiding the second shot or tee shot.

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Albany NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We were hooked up with a member couple. Nick & April. Good golfers and fun to be with. They were very helpful with course knowledge. We could have played with them every day and would still have enjoyed ourselves immensely! The upside was the course was in great shape. The only downside was it was cart path only becasue Q-School... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Really enjoyed this one. Played it twice in one day despite the heat. Signature hole with par 5. long, to island green, can play time and time again.

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Palm Desert
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Had a fun day and really enjoyed the course. Best of the PGA courses in PGA WEST. You will find the cost to be high, but well worth it

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Irvine, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Another fun track on the PGA West property. You can count on Jack to design a nice layout, unlike that Dye character :-), I always enjoyed playing here and this trip was no different. Maybe even better since I won some $$$!

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Address: 50200 Avenida Vista Bonita, La Quinta, CA 92253-2600
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta

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