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San Ramon Royal Vista Golf Course

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Address: 9430 Fircrest Lane, San Ramon, CA 94583
Phone Number: 925-828-6100
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This 18-hole public golf course stretches 6,466 yards from the championship...

This 18-hole public golf course stretches 6,466 yards from the championship tees, with a rating of 72.0 and slope of 122.

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Took golf lessons here at a reasonable rate for 5 weeks. Good beginner lesson but would have been made better if there would have been another instructor so that you could get a... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2015
Annie T
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San Ramon, California
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San Ramon, California
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Took golf lessons here at a reasonable rate for 5 weeks. Good beginner lesson but would have been made better if there would have been another instructor so that you could get a little more individual attention. All in all not a bad deal for the price. They also have a nice driving range and putting green that is available... More 

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Thank Annie T
Beaufort, South Carolina
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85 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

I have played here many times. The recent upgrades have made the course a little more challenging and the greens are in great shape, fast and fun. If you can get on early you have a better chance of not getting backed up as sometimes the groups management could be better! Love the new carts!

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Thank MiltRundquist
Danville, California
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146 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Latest news is that all the bunkers are being upgraded, so this is a very positive move by the club. On a Sunday afternoon it was only $32 for 2 players walking. This is great value. Keep supporting your local club.

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Thank Chris R
Livermore, CA
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97 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I hadn't played here in over 10 years so was real pleased to see that it is still in excellent shape thanks to reclaimed water being used. The greens were fast and in good repair. However some dolt in the group ahead of us dragged their feet all the time and messed it up a bit. But that is just... More 

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Thank fgwbita
jammu
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

superb golf course. playing there is a treat. food back in bar/ restaurant was awesome.sunday brunch is excellent

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1 Thank tejrazdan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I and my family play here once a year for the past 4 years and have always enjoyed this course. It may not be an elite course but it has always been maintained appropriately. The high note, the staff!!!! Hard to find a more accommodating and friendly staff at any golf course, we have always been treated really well and... More 

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1 Thank Molins3
Danville, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Ladies--stay away!!!! Lots of long par 5s with an unequal starting tee blocks. May be good if you like hitting your fairway woods/hybrids over and over and over. Some bad angles from the red tees. High fences near some tee boxes are very distracting. Bumpy, uneven course shows lack of good landscaping over the decades. I just don't like playing... More 

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Thank linds127
Beaufort, South Carolina
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85 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

This is a fun public course to play but you can tell it's not being managed by a rich big company. It would be nice if they would put sand in the bunkers instead of dirt. Yes they improved the driving range but the track itself still needs lots of improvements.

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Thank MiltRundquist
Truckee, California
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60 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This course has some redeeming qualities. #9 and #18 are fun because of the water. The Par 3s are tough and the greens are in fairly good shape. The course uses reclaimed water which smells terrible when the sprinklers come on. Many of the ball washers are empty of soap and water. Too many sand traps are just dry and... More 

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Thank tfagerskog
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

This place is a dump. The staff was rude and arrogant, not friendly at all. Guy up front running the shop was a complete jerk! They charged us $50 to play a course worth $20. It was 105 degrees and there is no running water fountains on the course, cart girls, or water jugs with cups. Nearly died from heat... More 

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