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Old Corkscrew Golf Club

Address: 17320 Corkscrew Rd, Estero, FL 33928
Phone Number: 239 949-4700
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Ranked #2 of 10 Attractions in Estero
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Golf Courses, Sports
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Type: Golf Courses, Sports
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Stockholm, Sweden
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 NEW

I really liked the course. I was paired with three members who showed me around. There was not a single bad hole on the course, even though they missed a postcard hole that you will always remember. The green areas were difficult and with a new putter and unfamiliar with Bermuda grass - my short game was not how it... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 NEW

The title of my review says it all, this place is amazing. Greens roll true, fairways are in great shape, the layout is good, the staff are friendly. It's a must play in the area especially if you get a good rate on the course. If I had to complain about something it would be that the prices at the... More 

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Just played Old Corkscrew for the first time last week and I am still marveling at the experience. Let me start off with the fact that I am a fairly high handicap player and I was totally blown away by the difficulty on some holes, but this may have been the best overall golf experience I have ever had. The... More 

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Mazatlan
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19 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

I really enjoyed my round at Old Corkscrew but had to really think my way around the course. The condition of the fairways and greens was phenomenal and there were a full range of tee options to match yardage to skill level. However, as many have noted this is a very tough track. Each hole is typified with reachable traps... More 

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

If you are not an "A" player, plan on having a very tough day. One of the members told me while discussing the course at the range, that, "Jack hadn't got 'lucky' for a while before designing this course". If you cannot hit a high towering shot to the correct corner of the green, you will be launched into a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is not to tell you about me, but to put thing into perspective: I play golf for 32 years no, I carry a scratch or better handicap for 16 straight years, I have finished second in NCAA National Championships, I have played on ma country's national team, I have played Golf on 4 Continents and almost 400 different courses.... More 

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Naples, Florida, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Very delighted with our round at Olde Corkscrew. We had heard it was very difficult, but we didn't find it any more difficult than most other courses down in Florida. The staff was very accomodating and laid back, the pace was nice, we saw the beverage cart 3 times per nine and when we got done we could still get... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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200 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

There are multiple tee boxes for good reason. This course is considered one of the hardest of not the most difficult in the area. There are many high level tournaments played here. Probably one of the best public courses in the country.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Beautiful golf course, fast greens, well maintained, staff was extremely friendly, one of the hardest golf courses in Southwest Florida. Designed by Jack Nicholas. Great course

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Houston, Texas
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3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I have to admit this is one of the best public courses I have played in all my travels around the US. I play over 50 rounds a year and this course ranks up with some of the best courses you can play, especially for the money. The course is a good, fair, with a challenging lay-out, that rewards fairway... More 

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