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Address: One Coyote Creek Golf Drive, San Jose, CA
Phone Number: 408-463-8024
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Activities: Golfing
Description: Home to the annual senior PGA tour tournament, this Jack Nicklaus...
Home to the annual senior PGA tour tournament, this Jack Nicklaus Signature Course offers 36 holes of challenging golf amid scenic surroundings.
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Let me start off with this is a beautiful course. I played the Tournament course from the Blues, which is fairly long at over 6600 yards. I loved the layout. Nice mix of longer... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Let me start off with this is a beautiful course. I played the Tournament course from the Blues, which is fairly long at over 6600 yards. I loved the layout. Nice mix of longer hols, some forced carries, some wide open holes. Greens were rolling true, if just a tad slow. Fairways we lush, with very few bare or thin... More 

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Cupertino, California
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131 reviews 131 reviews
11 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

I have played this course twice. I will never play a Jack Nicklaus course ever again. IMHO this type design is the major reason play nationally is down. Way too difficult for the average golfer; rough, greens, bunkers, creeks, slope etc are just too much. Lost 9 balls to the Tiger Salamander environmentally sensitively rough. $1000 fine if you go... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Played as a single and got paired with another single and couple. The Valley Course was in good shape especially considering the sever drought here now. The tee boxes and fairways were all well maintained and in good shape. The greens were excellent and ran true. I'm not sure why others have knocked this course as boring as I found... More 

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San Francisco, California
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84 reviews 84 reviews
34 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Hi gang, I decided to complete the "bifecta" of playing both courses at Coyote Creek in San Jose, Ca. Having already played the Championship course 2 yrs ago, I availed myself to play the Valley Course. I paid $60 w/GPS cart (Sr rates apply for playing either course). Unfortunately it was 95 deg out there but a comfortable breeze felt... More 

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Fremont, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

There are 2 courses here; I played the easier and slightly less expensive Valley Course. The Tournament Course is longer, more difficult and use to host a PGA Champions Tour event. The staff was friendly and polite. The course design is fairly flat and open, for the most part what you see is what you get. There isn't much hidden... More 

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Vacaville, CA
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83 reviews 83 reviews
32 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had made up our mind to play both courses. It started with a 7:10 tee time on the Tournament Course. I loved the course. It was in excellent shape especially the greens. I didn't think it was that difficult probably because I played well until the 17th Hole. Wind was blowing straight into our face. Nice drive to the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Stopped by Coyote Creek for a quick round on our way to the Monterey Penininsula for a golf holiday. Course had a tournament booked so we couldnt play which was no big deal. The issue was with the pro on duty giving us his opinion on Pebble Beach golf course and how only a few holes are good, not worth... More 

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Davison, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Played both courses this week and loved them both, the Valley course was a bit easier but both challenging. Excellent condition and well taken care of facility with excellent practice areas for chipping, putting, sand, and a decent driving range. Pace was decent during late afternoon, not too much waiting. Can't wait to play here again next time I'm in... More 

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San Jose, California, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

Close to home yet you seem to be in another world. With 3 exceptional 9 hole layouts you always get a challenge and change of scenery. The food after the round is also great and the clubhouse atmosphere is more like a country club. Also a great place for a party or wedding.

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Monterey Bay
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81 reviews 81 reviews
20 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

For a Jack N course this did not live up to my expectations. The only hole on the course that stood out was the 18th - all the others were what one would see on a local muni.

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