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Carmel Valley Ranch Golf Course

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Address: One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA 93923-8551
Phone Number: 831 626-2510
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Tucked in the hills of Carmel Valley and bordering the river, this...

Tucked in the hills of Carmel Valley and bordering the river, this beautiful, lush green course has some of the most dramatic tee shots in California.

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Great day playing Golf with Wife

Played Carmel Valley Ranch, Tuesday, The weather report said highs in mid 60s and a little wind. The course was beautiful and well manicured. Some of the best greens I've played... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2016
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Santa Cruz, California
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Santa Cruz, California
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49 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Played Carmel Valley Ranch, Tuesday, The weather report said highs in mid 60s and a little wind. The course was beautiful and well manicured. Some of the best greens I've played. The staff provided excellent service without attitude Lots of variety here especially when you keep driving your cart higher and higher wondering when you will reach the top for... More 

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Seaside
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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

Lovely day in Carmel Valley is perfect for golfing. Wish you were here, too! 😘 Next time, you should come with us and enjoy this blessed life.🔆🌺 Happy heart, Happy life!

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North Pole, Alaska
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

This is a lovely drive from Santa Cruz. We went for the day, and had a wonderful late lunch. This property is a luxury resort.

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San Francisco, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

We had lunch here and it was the perfect place to go if you don't want a lot of people and noise. Ask for the table by the glass window so you can enjoy the golf course scenery.

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Carmel Valley, California
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34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

One of the most women friendly golf courses in the US so much fun up and down and all over way way way fun and beautiful staff A++++++ clean up to date clubhouse lovely views classy the best

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San Francisco, California
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Challenging but beautiful course. Staff was friendly and course was in excellent condition Fast greens!! Worth the fee.

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Davis, California
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38 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Peter Dye course predating his fixation with bunkers. Interesting and challenging holes. Beautiful views as course makes its way up the hillsides. Was warm and sunny here when it was cold, damp and windy at courses on the Monterey pennisula. Course is semi-private, but thefriendly staff made this non member feel quite welcome. Will definitely play again when I am... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I love this course - so much so my wife and I played it three days in a row. Well maintained, great staff, really nice practice area - just plain fun. Beware of the wind or light breezes - they will make you think twice about your club selection. Fantastic Resort golf.

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west of Washington, DC
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211 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

A great, challenging course. Hilly, too - definitely need a cart... Well maintained and friendly staff. Would love to play here again!

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Hillsborough, California
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101 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I love a course that loves young golfers and bends to accommodate them. We were staying at the Carmel Valley Ranch and the Golf Course is just a wonderful part of the property and experience. My son and daughter (pre-teens) wanted to golf with me and this can often be difficult or an experience. The course did whatever it could... More 

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