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University Park Country Club

7671 Park Blvd., Sarasota, FL
941-359-9999
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Ranked #28 of 88 attractions in Sarasota
Type: Golf Courses
Activities: Golfing
Description: Stretching to 7,001 yards, this Ron Garl-design, 27-hole golf challenge was rated a “4-Star” layout by Golf Digest.
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New Port Richey, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This course was beautiful! The course is very challenging, but a lot of fun. Thanks to the two we were paired up with, we knew what to expect. We would go back for sure. Summer is a good time to go because the rates are better.

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Sarasota, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
11 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Well groomed pretty golf community ; one of the nicest golf courses in the Sarasota area. But ......office staff and clerks unpleasant .

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Sarasota, Florida
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59 reviews 59 reviews
20 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Several nicer golf courses and tennis facilities in the area!! Food is OK!! Service - seems to always training new people!

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Topsham, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
18 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Very welcoming Club from first entering the security gate , bag drop area , pro shop to check in and restaurant area. Course very challenging but fair with reasonably wide fairways. Great course with usual excellent US hospitality .

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Nashville, Tennessee
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Played on Saturday May 10th. Course was in good shape some of the bunkers either need more sand or needs to be raked deeper. The play time was excellent, too. The staff was very friendly.

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Cornish
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Course in excellent condition. wide fairways and layout beautiful. Great options with 3 nines. Each nine different. Price is higher than a lot of courses in the area but totally worth every penny. After we played I found several coupons and ways to get a discount which I will make use of next time. Pro shop was amazing. Unfortunately we... More

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New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

When in the Sarasota area this is a must play course. Its a beautiful layout with 3 nines. The fairways are wide enough to ensure playability for the average golfer and is woman friendly. The greens are fast and true with a moderate amount of undulation. Prices are in the $50-$70 range, and tee times can be made online. All... More

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Sarasota, FL
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This golf course is always in excellent condition. Attention is payed to all the areas surrounding the fairways making for a very pleasant gaming experience. The fairways are perfectly manicured. The greens are very fast and true with some, but not a lot of undulation. I gave it 4 stars only because the layout is rather routine. Very little distinction... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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81 reviews 81 reviews
9 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Everytime I am in Sarasota, I try to play University: A beautifully layed out course with 27 holes (1-9 feature the par 3 water hole off University parkway, 10-18 are narrow, but shorter; 19-27 are wider but longer); plenty of sand and water, but not ridiculously challenging for the average duffer. Not a course for kids or slow beginners (Bobby... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Good value Florida golf, the course has three nines. I preferred 1/ 18, it is not a tricked up resort course. I have seen it in better condition but it is well worth playing. Register online and received tee times for the next day at discounted rates. We paid $59 for pre noon and $50 for after 1pm including cart... More

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