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Duke University Golf Club

Address: 3001 Cameron Blvd, Durham, NC 27705
Phone Number: 919 490 0999
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Ranked #6 of 29 Activities in Durham
Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing
Owner description: Designed by Robert Trent Jones, this eighteen-hole, par 72 championship golf course features...
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Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Owner description: Designed by Robert Trent Jones, this eighteen-hole, par 72 championship golf course features directional bunkering, visible hazards and accessible target greens.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Course was in great shape, greens seemed to be rolling about 12-13 on stimp, very good challenge. Disappointingly the round took 5 hrs, and cost about $100 per person.

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Durham, North Carolina
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92 reviews 92 reviews
11 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I play a lot and as a special treat I'll stop by maybe quarterly as it's much higher than all of the public courses in Durham. Hilly, lots of sand, beautifully manicured, wonderful driving range with chipping areas and a huge putting green. Nits. Over $50 with cart, tough layout, expensive snacks and beer. I love the course.

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Parker, Colorado
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

In the area for the us open and we played the Duke golf course. What a great course, perfect greens and fairways but what a great place of tradition. Had so much fun touring the halls looking at pictures, championship banners etc. everyone was so great at the course and made this a highlight of my golf experiences!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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194 reviews 194 reviews
50 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Very well maintained and interesting golf course. Bring a good attitude if you dont have a good long iron or tee ball you can hit on target. Its fun and challenging at the same time - moderately priced for this level of a course. I understand that the student rate is dirt cheap....one more reason to miss college life! Grab... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Played on 5/13 and the course was in fantastic shape. Fairways allowed ball to roll out. Greens were quick. Positive they would stemp at 10+. Clubhouse team very hospitable. Enjoyed dinner on the Presidents Terrace. Impressed this Tarheel fan!

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Durham, North Carolina
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62 reviews 62 reviews
10 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Always been a great course. Just played for the first time since they redid the greens last year and they were just fantastic. Can't go wrong here.

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Chicago, Illinois
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283 reviews 283 reviews
51 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I think the first time or two, I was always intimated playing here. Finally my game came out. We live down in Pinehurst, so only head to Durham about once a year. The winter was rough in NC, but the course was in good shape: tees, fairways and greens. They made some changes last summer and maybe that is why... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Don't play golf but enjoyed the view while watching my significant other play. Worth the ride down South from cold New England. Would revisit if given the opportunity to do so.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Won't be back. And I am a terrible golfer. My partner hit a 400 yard drive down the fairway and it kept bouncing onto the green and kept going over the t box and 50 yards further into the next fairway. To add insult to injury the course was like $175.... My diamond club is $50 for guests and $110... More 

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Summerfield, North Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

This is a beautiful course with no homes along the fairways...lots of pine forest, though, so you get penalized for straying.

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