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PGA West TPC Stadium Golf Course

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Address: 56-150 PGA Boulevard, La Quinta, CA 92253
Phone Number: 760 564 7101
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Ranked among Golf Magazine's "Top 100 Courses You Can Play" in...

Ranked among Golf Magazine's "Top 100 Courses You Can Play" in the United States, this Pete Dye-design is inspired by the famed Scottish seaside courses characterized by a rugged and dramatic landscape.

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Off the Charts Vistas and Incrediby Challenging Course to Boot

This course is as scenic as you will find. A rolling, lush, water filled tightly bunkered course that deserves your attention. As you would expect, the greens roll true and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2016
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Kitchener, Canada
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52 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

This course was as challenging a course as I have ever played. The fairways were perfect and the greens were lightning fast. All in all, this was one of the most enjoyable rounds of golf that I have played anywhere. The views helped take my mind off of the score. It was perfect!

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Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Rented a private house here for the Coachella weekend and was satisfied with everything. Even though we never played the course, the restaurant was so terrific with the best chicken sandwich I have tried anywhere. The layout was beautiful, and peaceful. The location was stunning as well.

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La Quinta, California
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29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

So you think you can play golf? Here's you chance to prove it. The Stadium course at PGA West is a true test of you game and not meant for beginners as it will frustrate the hell out of them not to mention seasoned golfers. It's a true Pete Dye course from the get go and make sure you bring... More 

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Nanuet, New York
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

A fair but difficult course. Enjoyed playing every hole. Nice Layout. You use every club in your bag. Club House Food was excellent too.

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Baldock, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

As a couple of returning English visitors we played early and walked each time we played again. It's such a great way to experience this great layout. It gives time to appreciate the way Pete Dye has designed each hole. And it allows you to consider strategy and how to play the hole as you approach your ball. It also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

I have a goal to play courses the pros play. But being a 71 year old bogey golfer means they can be very tough. So one way to enjoy these kinds of course to to play from forward tees. As you are driving by the pro tees you can admire what they need to navigate! But then you get the... More 

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Boulder City, Nevada, Usa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

I travel and play some golf, this course is just ridiculous, too many blind shots, too many carriers over water, not a single flat lie anywhere, Pete Dye is on my never visit list of courses. It's not enjoyable, I'm a legit 12 handicap. There are so may other options for this over priced golf course. Lastly, no junior rate?... More 

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La Quinta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

It won't be the easiest course you'll play. Even President Obama recently found it difficult, as did Phil Mickelson, Lee Trevino, and thousands of other pro golfers. Even the "weekend" golf enthusiast finds this course to be THE ONE to up his or her game . But, the course is lovely, challenging, and worth your while. Whether Pro, Semi-Pro, Wanna-Be-Pro,... More 

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

If you love golfing this is the place to be ! 6 golf courses in the area, beautiful scenery , beautiful weather .

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

This course is as scenic as you will find. A rolling, lush, water filled tightly bunkered course that deserves your attention. As you would expect, the greens roll true and the course is "mostly" immaculate, although thinning and a litlte unkempt in places, but on the whole, a golfing experience you should try when in the Palm Springs area.

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