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Spyglass Hill Golf Course

Address: Stevenson Drive and Spyglass Hill, Pebble Beach, CA 93953
Phone Number: 800-654-9300
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing
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Owner description: Stretching 6,859 yards at par 72, this Robert Trent Jones, Sr. layout is a demanding and rigorous course requiring acute skill and length from the back tees.

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Calgary
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed playing Spyglass even though they punched the greens a week or so before. It really is a tough test for the game and those first 5 holes down by the water are spectacular. One of those courses that once you play, you want to go right back out and play again.

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Montrose, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Played really well at SpyGlass so has to be my favourite some excellent holes by the beach then tough ones in the tree-lined part of the course.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I think so. Or damn close. Pebble on a sunny warm day is tough to beat but I will have to say that Spyglass, ANY DAY, is as good as golf gets.

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Santa Monica, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This is a great course. Terrific ocean holes. And terrific Forrest holes. Probably the best mix of ocean and forrest in the world.

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Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Day 2 of a 7 day trip, Spy Glass Hill was just breath taking, Opening tee shot is the most fun you will have in the area carry the saddle and make the fairway you have an easy par 5 don't and its time to start grinding. Great layout and a tough test of golf, maintenance had been carried out... More

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Calgary, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Spyglass was just excellent. Played in a drizzle for first 6 holes but that was no problem. The holes and layout is great but they had just aerated so that was a bit challenging but did not seem to impact putts too much. Best golf came out on day 3 here and we both had our best round. Perhaps that... More

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Denver, Colorado
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The putting surfaces will come back in a week or two. But the fairways are thin, and you can see that might have been true before the aeration. Might be an ongoing drought issue. Before you pay to play this incredible layout, call and ask about the fairway and green surround conditions. I have played here numerous times and was... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Not sure if we were expecting too much because we had heard Spyglass is better than Pebble Beach, but in our opinion, although very nice, didn't hold a candle to Pebble Beach.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

Played the course twice, once before and once after pebble. After the second round I thought this was a better course than pebble. Pebble has better views this is a better course.

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Toronto, Canada
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697 reviews 697 reviews
304 attraction reviews
475 helpful votes 475 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

It's hard to beat Pebble's signature holes - 6 through 10 and 18. However, the other twelve range from pedestrian to boring. You don't have this issue at Spyglass. Most of the holes are great tests of golf with the short par 3s being a treat to play. The course runs downhill from the clubhouse almost to the ocean offering... More

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