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Address: Whiteface Inn Road, Whiteface Resort, Lake Placid, NY 12946
Phone Number: 518-523-2551
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Beautiful golf course

This golf course in the mountains near Lake Placid was fun to play and the views were great. Hole 6 was our favorite! We also had lunch and drinks at the clubhouse after our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
Becky B
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Minster, Ohio
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Minster, Ohio
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

This golf course in the mountains near Lake Placid was fun to play and the views were great. Hole 6 was our favorite! We also had lunch and drinks at the clubhouse after our round. They do a lovely job there too. I definitely recommend playing here if you are a golfer visiting the area. (A couple guys in our... More 

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Westfield, New Jersey, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Friendly starter, was able to bring my 6 year old out with me for 9 holes in the morning. Great views from some spots.

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Syracuse
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Our group of 24 golfers played yesterday morning. The setting is beautiful, and the majesty of the place is simply stunning. The maintenance of the venue leaves something to be desired. The greens in particular were very slow. We realize this had been a very difficult year for greens around the northeast due to the very cold winter temperatures, but... More 

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Briarcliff Manor, New York, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This is one of the oldest golf courses in the country and looks it. Let's start with the course. Fairways were very bumpy and in moderate to poor condition. Greens were very slow and some were virtually unplayable with no green. Cart girl was rarely seen and at one point seemed to be hiding in the woods. We only saw... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Haven't been there this year, but had to put a date for review to be published. We have played here many times. I agree about cost but golf is ridiculously overpriced. I'm a beginner golfer but my boys play and we have played here either while staying in the area or renting at the Whiteface Inn & Resort (which has... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I played this course in June this year and I was really disappointed by the condition of the course. Some of the greens had bald patches and 1 of them had no grass at all. I read a lot of good reviews about this course and was excited to play it but my experience was totally opposite. It is way... More 

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Jefferson MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The golfing experience here is great and so is the light lunch afterward. The whole facility is comfortable and the prices were reasonable. Sometimes you pay too much for the setting and not the golf. There was real value here.

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Phoenix, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Played this golf course solo on a Wednesday morning in 2.5 hours. The course is in terrific shape and enjoyable to play. Will definitely play again next time I am in the area

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Durham, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

This golf course was overpriced for what it was. Fairways are very narrow and greens are super slow. The course conditions were above average but not amazing. Save your money and choose another Lake Placid golf course.

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Lake Placid, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

I always enjoy a round of golf from time to time and have played at many courses over the past few years. They all have their high points as well as the things that make them less desirable. The Whiteface Golf Club is all high points. As if they are constantly prepared for a photo shoot, everything is in perfect... More 

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