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Address: 115 Falls Village Lane, Durham, NC 27703
Phone Number: 919-596-4653
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Semi-private, 18-hole golf course features a traditional design with...

Semi-private, 18-hole golf course features a traditional design with tree-lined holes.

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A nice quiet golf course.

I played Falls Village with a friend who lives in Raleigh. The course has a good lay out and is an interesting assortment of holes. It is not in a housing development so it is... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 22, 2015
Bob H
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Greenville, Sc
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Greenville, Sc
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90 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I played Falls Village with a friend who lives in Raleigh. The course has a good lay out and is an interesting assortment of holes. It is not in a housing development so it is more like an old style golf course. It is very quiet except for the noise of their gas powered golf carts. The rough was high... More 

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Thank Bob H
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Course design was nice with both some short and long holes that require shot making , fairly tight fairways with not that many traps. Water comes into play on a few holes and some course knowledge is necessary to avoid meandering creeks crossing the fairways. Greens need work. Multiple greens had dead spots with no grass. We paid $40 greens... More 

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Thank Phillip W
Durham, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

Fairways are In need of weeding and greens are in bad condition. Will not be going back. A mediocre golf experience.

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Thank Sethy45
Chapel Hill, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013 via mobile

I have plaved FV for many years now. Two weekends ago was the 1st time since Spring. That will probably be the last! Aerated greens, little or no sand in the bunkers, bare patches of dirt, instead of fairway grass and an obnoxious course marshal that insisted that we speed up (every other hole) even though there was no one... More 

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Thank dabigman240
Cary, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

I really enjoy this course every time I play it. Not too difficult and in good condition. I would rank this 5th amongst public courses in the RTP. Finley, Lonnie Pool, Duke and Preserve being a notch above this course.

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Thank Theodore B
Raleigh, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

This place is really showing signs of neglect. No doubt, the golf economy has suffered along with the downturn in real estate ... this place looks like it is just hanging on. Poor maintenance of the greens, tee boxes and bunkers, old worn out carts, just not getting the job done.

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2 Thank Doustoi
Canton, Georgia
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

I like the layout of this course, but it was in bankruptcy for two years and now is under new ownership. The new owners are putting money in to the course to bring it back to what it once was.

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1 Thank NCGolfer88
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

This course is a bit out of the way for those who live in south raleigh but they keep the greens maintained and it is a good track overall. I will continue to play the clayton/garner courses but if you live on that side of town it is worth a try.

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1 Thank Wolfpacker88888
Raleigh NC
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60 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

The last time I played the course it was a little rough - lots of erosion and water damage on the back 9 - definitely had some interesting holes but was in need of some housekeeping.

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1 Thank RockyRaleighNC
Durham, North Carolina
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2012

This course was purchased in the fall of 2011 by the same group that owns The Preserve and Chapel Ridge. The impact was seen immediately. The course was overseeded in the fall and tons of little tweeks have been taking place ever since. Right now the course is in better shape than I've seen it in 5 years and its... More 

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