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Pinehurst Course Number 2

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Address: 1 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst, NC
Phone Number: 919-265-6811
Activities: Golfing
Description: Stretching 7,020 yards at Par 72, this championship golf course is very...
Stretching 7,020 yards at Par 72, this championship golf course is very green and relatively flat, with tall pines on every hole.
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Good golf but very expensive

We were on a package and I was told it would be an extra $125 per player, but it was much more-$195 if I remember correctly plus $125 for the caddie. Usually that is money well... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Maryland
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Maryland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

We were on a package and I was told it would be an extra $125 per player, but it was much more-$195 if I remember correctly plus $125 for the caddie. Usually that is money well spent but ours was sullen and it was pretty clear he was not worried about our golf experience. I had a great round till... More 

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Troy, Michigan
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133 reviews 133 reviews
25 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

I took my brother to play Pinehurst for his 40th birthday. It was fun to be able to say we played #2, but have to say that for the price, not sure I'd play it again. There were no holes that really stood out, and I think playing Pebble Beach, Bandon Dunes, Whistling Straits, etc. would be more with the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Pinehurst #2 is a special course. It is like no other I have ever played. Musch has been written so I won't go on about the course. My main complaint is how POOR the practice facilities are. I was shocked by the condition of the practice range. I understand these course get a lot of play and the practice facilities... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I think there are better courses for the money. #2 is a golf course that is one which bored me more than excited me. Thinking about the holes, it was difficult to remember one that really stuck out to me.

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Haverhill, MA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

We fell In love with Pinehurst many years ago, and after 5 vacations, we decided to invest in our retirement home here. #2 is a very interesting course, full,of subtle quirks, and baffling green complexes. Park your ego in the airport on your way down, take a caddie, and enjoy the experience. The caddies are all excellent, some are absolute... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Very good classic and historic golf course. Green complexes are very difficult and the putting very difficult. That said, playing this course is awesome . It can bring you to your knees if you don't bring your A game. The club house is very special. If you can experience this place do it. It is fairly pricey.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Played two rounds on Pinehurst #2 this past Thanksgiving weekend. Started out cold as Canada and with a chilling wind to boot. Multiple layers of fleece and a wool hat came in handy. Almost as bad as last year. Warmed up enough to not be uncomfortable by Sunday's round on #7. Learned to approach each turtle back green as either... More 

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

I had an awesome outing with my company here! Since I only golf a few times a year, and am HORRIBLE, and it was a 3 day business trip with only one round of golf I went with a set of rental clubs that were probably 10 times better than my set. We had a caddy for our group who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I traveled to Pinehurst in October. It was a gift for my 40th birthday from my wife and she is regretting it every day, because I won't stop talking about it. From the moment you pull up to the clubhouse you know you are somewhere special. The old school train that is near the entrance the village is a great... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I have played #2 a number of times so I can recall the course before the recent redesign. It is relatively flat as there are other courses in Pinehurst with more terrain changes. Trouble with driving will lead to a higher score as the putting is some of the most difficult you will ever find. Get a caddie and they... More 

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