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“great course” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Sanibel Island Golf Club

Sanibel Island Golf Club
1100 Par View Drive, Sanibel Island, FL 33957 (Formerly Beachview Golf Course)
+1 239-472-2626
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Owner description: Located just off of the shores of Southwest Florida, Sanibel Island is home to some of the area's best resorts, real estate, and recreation. Known for its gorgeous views of the Gulf of Mexico, Sanibel Island's incredible natural setting makes it the perfect atmosphere to enjoy the game of golf. Today's featured course, Sanibel Island Golf Club, plays like a championship course should: challenging each aspect of your game throughout a fabulous 18-hole layout. Rated 69.9, measuring a slope of 129, and lush with indigenous wildlife, it is truly one of the finest playing experiences in the Sunshine State. Playing just over 6,000 yards from the back tees, Sanibel Island Golf Club's semi-private layout is an uncompromising tropical paradise perfect for the player of any skill or ability level. Each hole brings with it picturesque views, natural challenge, and ideal conditions to play your best golf. Proper course management and shot execution are a must on Sanibel Island, as the beauty throughout can quickly turn into hazards and difficulty. With forced carries over water, cleverly placed bunkers, well protected greens, and a vast array of abundant wildlife, a round at Sanibel Island Golf Club is everything you want - and more. Like most great golf facilities, the course at Sanibel Island is just one aspect of this incredible destination. Make sure to check out the golf shop which carries a variety of apparel and equipment that'll help improve your performance and your look. Sanibel Island Golf Club is also home to the Sanibel Island Tennis Club featuring state-of-the-art Hyrdo-Grid Tennis Courts that'll make you feel like a pro. After your day of the fun, the Blue Coyote Supper Club is the perfect place to grab a great meal, a delicious drink, and toast your scores. Beautiful weather, a gorgeous setting, and an tremendous facility, let Sanibel Island Golf Club play host to your next great round of golf.
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“great course”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

Very good lay out harder than it looks on the cards. Think twice before playing from the blue, especially if it'windy. We played it for $90 and it worth it.

Visited March 2013
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“Great value!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

I played this course last year, twice here, twice at the dunes and once in Fort Myers. The reviews on trip adviser almost kept my wife and I from even trying it. I'm glad we did, it is a better track than the Dubes, however the upkeep was terrible. I was glad to hear it was under new ownership, I expected better and was not dissapointed. Drew, Ed and Gene made me feel like I was playing at a private club. You could already see the improvements on the short time they have owned it. The wildlife is abundant, gators eagles, snakes and other wildlife were around everyday. Don't take my word for it, check it out yourself!

David & Kathy VT

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“A fun golf course to play!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

A great layout for any type of golfer, nice staff , if you enjoy golf don't miss playing here! There is always great wildlife to see while you are enjoying golf!

Visited March 2013
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“Overpriced and in poor condition.”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

Very disappointing. Paid almost $100 for a round and had to quit early. Six hours through 14 holes as the course was full of retirees and beginners. There was a backup on ten of three threesomes of women with a twosome in the fairway and another foursome on the green all at the same time. The greens were part sand and very long. Horrible conditions.

Visited February 2013
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“great course”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

This is the first time playing golf on Sanibel and I was quite impressed with the great condition of the course as well as the way we were treated. On of the owners greeted us with a cart and was more than gracious.
The course was laid out very nicely and had a variety of animals to see. For a northern person it was an experience seeing gators swimming around as well as Igunas and snakes crawling in the trees. For a moment I thought I was at the Darling sanctuary.
The clubhouse was very neat and tidy and the food choices were good.
I would go back in the future.

Visited January 2013
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