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Playacar Golf Club

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Address: Mza 26 Paseo Xaman-Ha s/n Lote 1 | Fraccionamiento Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 873 4990
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Hard rock golf course

We had a great days golf. Played first tee of time to avoid the heat and to get around our jet lag. Welcomed with all inclusive breakfast and drinks. Out onto the course with a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 12, 2016
Benjamin B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We had a great days golf. Played first tee of time to avoid the heat and to get around our jet lag. Welcomed with all inclusive breakfast and drinks. Out onto the course with a choice of great clubs and off on our way via the driving range. On the course there was plenty of wildlife. Occasionally having to give... More 

Thank Benjamin B
Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Course was in very good shape, greens are very small but well maintained. Lots of bunkers and water. I usually shoot low 80s and felt very good shooting a 92 and 95 from white tees. Look on golfnow.com for reduced rates. Played for $49.00 and $72.00. Best price resort could get was $150.00. The bonus is it is all inclusive,... More 

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San Bruno, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

I've played many of the local courses including both Iberostars, Mayakoba, Riviera Cancun, Grand Coral, El Tinto, and Playa Mujeres. This by far is the most difficult in terms of greens. They are small, fast, and surrounded by hazards. I found bunkers in many of the holes that you cannot see from the fairway. Some of the greens are so... More 

Thank MisterD94401
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

I have to say the course is worth somewhere in the $50-75 range. I wouldn't pay more than this. The course was in good condition however it is extremely narrow and the greens are the smallest I've every played. I'm a 5 handicap and shot 80 and 82 on my two days. The burmuda greens roll great and the fairways... More 

Thank Homero C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

I played a the off chance due a cancelled trip so used the money to play golf instead. 20% discount due to staying in a Riu hotel. That got the price down to $102 (£70-£80) I had to hire clubs which was $50 so taking it up to $152. It wasn't until I paid they told me no balls are... More 

Thank spo05nge
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016

This course is very over priced at 120$ for twilight I don't care how much booze you drink the pro shop is slow and very unfriendly all and all the service sucked. The course is fine and should be about $75 in the afternoon at the most . I took a afternoon time here on a lark when I called... More 

Thank DougRoe
Sotogrande, Spain
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

First off the course itself is very good, it's challenging but fair. The holes are varied, it is picturesque and well laid out, and was in good condition. I got a really good deal through teeoff.com, I paid $96 pp (hubby & I) which I thought was reasonable for a course of this standard. However the rack is $220 which... More 

Thank Anniejou
Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

This golf course if not for beginners, but it's not the most difficult out there either. It was in great shape considering how difficult it can be to maintain courses in the blazing heat and humidity. Make sure you stock on balls, since you will lost many in the trees and water ponds. And buy them elsewhere than at the... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Awsome GC vety challenging and very narrow, take plenty of balls both kinds! Narrow greens and very lots pf trees with jungle scenery...

1 Thank Raul L
Accrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

Extremely well run & looked after course. Within easy walking distance of the hotels in Playacar. Staff members very helpful & interested in you.

1 Thank Gary M

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