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Cove Cay Golf Club

Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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First impression very good

I got a great rate through GolfNow. I was pleasantly surprised. The staff in the pro shop and the... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
RusselM_12
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Tampa, Florida
via mobile
Used to be a regular of ours and our go-to Course

Times change, new things happen and other factors influence your choice of Golf Course especially... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2018
Greatblackhawk
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Cobham, United Kingdom
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Come visit our Waterfront 18 Hole Championship Golf Course & Bayview Pub & Grill Cove Cay Golf Club is a USGA rated, 18 hole championship length golf course located on Tampa Bay. Built by architect David Stewart, this challenging layout places a...more
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

I got a great rate through GolfNow. I was pleasantly surprised. The staff in the pro shop and the restaurant were helpful and friendly. The course is in pretty good shape, but there are a few bare spots. Surprisingly dry considering all the rain lately.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RusselM_12
CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Thank you for the review Russell and for visiting Cove Cay Golf Club!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Challenging course comparably priced nice greens but some of the fairways have bare spots great view of the water good pace of play

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Art D
CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Hi Art! Thanks for the review. We are currently working on conditions and repairing greens, tee boxes and aerating and seeding fairways. Thanks again!

Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Times change, new things happen and other factors influence your choice of Golf Course especially when you’re not a Member of a Club. We have developed a small Portfolio of courses we regularly use ranging from Sarasota, Ruskin, Bradenton and St Petersburg/Tampa plus going up...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Thank you for the review and for having been so faithful to us over the years. We have had some problems and switched superintendents during peak season, which pushed back our time table of repairs. Combine that with an extremely dry winter and no rain...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018

Love the course layout, overall conditions are bad. Greens are patchy, tee boxes are weedy and bare and fairways are just okay. Played here several times over the last year hoping for a surprise improvement, but has not happened. Over priced at $48 given the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018

Hi Jt. We have been struggling getting control of the conditions with the transition between the previous superintendent to our new one, combined with a rough, dry winter. But do know we are working on it and have just lowered our rates to $35.

Reviewed April 9, 2018

Played today with two other people. Was hoping for a great course considering comments and or reading about the course. Unfortunately the course is less then average and needs a lot of work to be acceptable. Nobody in front or in back of us. Wonder...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank carolecharlebois5
CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Hi Carole. We had a dry winter and are making reparations. The business of golf means mother nature sometimes takes her toll and work has to be done, no matter the season.

Reviewed March 31, 2018

We were the 2nd group off this morning, starting to rain after tee off, stopped after a few holes, I like the track, tee boxes, fairways, & greens need rain and TLC, decent value for the money, cart paths are a little rough too, hidden...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank James D
CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

The cart paths are rough, James, and are definitely on our to-do list. But, as you know, there's always a long laundry list of things to maintain, repair or improve. Thanks for the feedback!

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

I've worked with Dave for several years now for scheduling my large group outings here. He goes out of his way to ensure our tour event goes off without a hitch! In addition to the customer service, you can't beat the stellar views of Tampa...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you so much Chris for the great review and nice comments about David. He is a terrific guy and very good at what he does. I'll make sure he sees this. Take care!

Reviewed March 1, 2018

We had.a 7:45 AM tee time and it was busy. We got off early teaming up with another double. Course is good with some challenges including water and ditch hazards that are not visible from the tees. Cart paths were rough and could use a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ed K
CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you BostonEDK! We really appreciate your feedback and nice comments. And, yes, repairing cart paths is definitely on the to-do list.

Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

A golf course hidden in a condo development off of a busy highway. This course has tons of water and can be a bit of a challenge for the low handicap player. Rates are low during the summer. Always well kept.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Teakwo23
CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thanks for the review and nice comments. Come back soon!

Reviewed January 9, 2018

The course is very good for average player with water coming into play on numerous holes. The tee boxes could use some work.I believe course offers value for money especially if bought on line with discount.The added plus is the staff who do their best...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank jerome p
CoveCayOwners, Manager at Cove Cay Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Hi Jerome! Thanks for the review and we're happy to hear our staff made you feel at home. We are working on those pesky tees!

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