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San Ramon Royal Vista Golf Course

9430 Fircrest Lane, San Ramon, CA 94583
925-828-6100
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Ranked #1 of 2 attractions in San Ramon
Type: Golf Courses
Activities: Golfing
Description: 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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Livermore, CA
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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jammu
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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Danville, California
2 reviews
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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Danville, California
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 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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San Ramon, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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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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Danville, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Not the most exciting and challenging course, but it is well looked after and they offer a variety of low-cost opportunities to play here. The one 'problem' is the 9th, the club's Signature hole, as you can have had a good 8 holes, and then your round can be totally ruined by having to hit a green in the middle... More

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California
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80 reviews 80 reviews
15 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

In the heart of the Tri Valley. Fun and challenging course, the only island green in SF Bay area. Great friendly staff, new carts and course has been steadily improving. Twilight rates are a bargain on weekends as well

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San Ramon, California, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

Fantastic golf experience at this neighborhood golf course. Friendly staff, challenging course and I love the island on the 9th hole.

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