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Nicklaus Course at Bay Point Golf Club

4701 Bay Point Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32408
+1 850-235-6950
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Golf with a old buddy

This course is on the property with the Marriott Vacation club and Sheraton vacation club. Somewhat... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alan O
Valrico, Florida
Pretty tough course

This is a marshy course through homes and is not an easy layout. We enjoyed ourselves. The club... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2017
Melanie D
Columbus, Ohio
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The Nicklaus Course at Bay Point is the first and only Nicklaus Design in Northwest Florida. Recognized for its premium conditioning and risk reward opportunities, The Nicklaus Course is set against the backdrop of St. Andrew's Bay and a marshland wildlife sanctuary. Panoramic vistas of the bay, marsh and scenic wetlands abound throughout the course as it stretches more than 7,000 yards from the championship tess. The signature fifth hole offers a spectacular tee shot to an island fairay in the middle of the Grand Lagoon with a second shot to a peninsula green overlooking St. Andrews Bay. Member for a day service and immaculate course conditioning highlight the experience at the Nicklaus Course at Bay Point. Public play is welcome seven days a week.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pro shop” (3 reviews)
“great greens” (2 reviews)
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4701 Bay Point Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32408
+1 850-235-6950
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This course is on the property with the Marriott Vacation club and Sheraton vacation club. Somewhat reasonable green fees ($59.00) which includes practice balls & cart. Well laid out & in good conditon.

Thank Alan O
Reviewed July 21, 2017

This is a marshy course through homes and is not an easy layout. We enjoyed ourselves. The club house was under construction at the time so getting service was tricky. Hopefully this has been resolved.

Thank Melanie D
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

The course was in great shape except for the greens. They had been aerated about a week before we played and then sanded. The greens appeared to have some type of issue. They rolled okay but it was hard to judge the speed because of...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Course was overall in good condition but the greens were recently punched and missing lots of grass, very disappointing for a Nicolas course. Played no:2 tees made the course just long enough for a challenge but greens were very bumpy and thus the weak rating...More

Thank chip m
Ryan M, General Manager at Nicklaus Course at Bay Point Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Chip, Thank you for the review. After just completing our aeration process on the Nicklaus greens, we are still in the healing process and they should return to their normal great condition in the next week. We hope to have you back so you can...More

Reviewed March 6, 2017

Interesting golf course that can't make up its mind if it's a dune course, a water course or just a very challenging course. It's very difficult to play on a windy day.

Thank stephenwN4327RV
Reviewed February 21, 2017

The course is a 1000 per cent better than a year ago. Played yesterday. The greens are lush, fast, and smooth. Putt great. Fairways and rough are ok for this time of year. They will improve greatly as the spring approaches. Staff is great. Well...More

Thank VanAllen45
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

By far the nicest course in the area. If you have not played at Bay Point Nicholas or the Meadows you have cheated yourself. Most friendly staff and 2 of the nicest courses within 100 miles.

Thank gpollardpc
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

A must play in the panhandle. Friendly staff all around. Course layout and shape very satisfying. Good practice area. Won't be disappointed.

Thank traveler35691
Reviewed November 9, 2016

A challenging and fair golf course with great conditions and a few views of the water. Great risk/reward holes. No break at 9 holes, does not return to the clubhouse until #18. 4 sets of tees make it a challenge for anyone. Our group was...More

Thank John F
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Nice course for the money. Greens and fairways in great shape. Nice range with balls included. 4 sets of tees for ant level of golfer

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