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Riviera Maya Golf Club

| Gran Bahia Principe Akumal, Akumal, Mexico
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Ranked #7 of 14 attractions in Akumal
Type: Golf Courses
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Pickerington, Ohio
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I have been on some of the best Golf Courses in the US. With that said, this golf course is in the top 10 golf courses I have played. The course was in great condition and very beautiful In December when we played it. If you stay at the Sian Kaan, the food inside is free. We ordered sandwiches before... More

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Courtice, Canada
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5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I have had the pleasure of returning to this course for the past 4 years and at various times in the year. the staff especially Alfredo know how to look after you. If you stay at the Bahia Principe you pay the value of the cart which is still about the price of a round of golf and cart at... More

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Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada
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32 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My husband and his friend golfed while on vacation. Bring lots of balls as you will need them here, the rough is heavy jungle good luck finding a ball in there. When you stay at Sian Kaan you do not pay green fees but still have to rent the cart as there is no walking. They also rented clubs as... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Great course but it is difficult. Wonderful condition. You will need to buy the bags of used balls as you are not provided with any. I was wrongly told they were provided.

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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We just got back last week from six days in a row golfing here at Riviera Maya GC. This coarse is one of the best in the world. Can be very frustrating if you don't keep it up the middle. All fairways and greens slope out of bounds into the jungle. Bring lots of balls, lol. My favourite hole is... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We will never forget this course. Amazing condition, lots of water, very hot the day we went...but worth it to see the back 9

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East coast
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9 reviews 9 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Expensive but worth a go. Free to play but you have to pay between 45 and 95 dollars for half a buggy and that is compulsory. Take plenty of balls.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The course was beautiful. We did the nine hole par three and it was amazing. The right amount of time to be in the sun too. Overall it was great but be ready to spend top dollar to play. The nine hole par three with clubs was nearly $200.

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Martinez, California
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Seriously! Beautiful course surrounded by Mayan Riviera jungle. Kept pristine and immaculate for all to enjoy. Requires sunscreen and a digital camera; you will use both. Book an early tee time to allow for camera breaks.

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Hartford, South Dakota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Nice course - my husband was not impressed with the greens and club rentals but it was a good time. Not very busy - getting a tee time wasn't an issue and didn't get paired up with another 2some

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