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The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club

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Address: 949 Sand Castle Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3612
Phone Number: +1 239-472-3355
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Great day in very nice Golf course

We have played this course few times during October and in November. This year greens and fairvays have been in really good condition. We recommend!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Eija H
Cannes, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a unique experience. We went early and had lunch, #10 was really, really backed up. I mean there were 3 or 4 groups waiting to hit. Expectations were very low on my part for a reasonable round, time-wise. Then it rained for 20 minutes... not too hard but you would have thought the lightning siren went off- everybody... More 

Thank Tom2002a
Cannes, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have played this course few times during October and in November. This year greens and fairvays have been in really good condition. We recommend!

Thank Eija H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Just played the Dunes and I thought it was in great shape. They green where very good. If you tend to hook right, bring extra balls. The restaurant is newly redone and very pleasant.We all had a good lunch and they gave us a discount, which helped offset lost balls.

Thank george b
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

What a treat! This course was not very long but offered plenty of hazards including lots of water, bunkers and OB. We played the tips and it was just under 6,000 yards. The course offers a nice range with floating golf balls to hit in the lake. Trust me it won't be the only time you hit a shot in... More 

Thank Rwcline
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

great for a public course, lots of water greens in good shape. played in 2.5 hours hardly anyone on course. cart barn a little slow and did not come out when i returned.

Thank chris r
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I golfed there, and had a blast!! Chris at the pro shop was very helpful and even made reservations for us for dinner that night! Mary jo the bartender was awesome as well. Very enjoyable day!!

Thank Brian J
Randolph, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

I've been playing the Dunes for about 20 years.It is a lot of fun and the scenery is just beautiful.Yes the greens need work but it was not the fault of the staff it was the bad weather they received. The fairways were very good.I understand that the course will close for two months so they can make the repairs.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

We heard this place had been done over and that the food was really good. All of the above was true. My husband had grouper and I had a hot steak sandwich smothered in onions and mushrooms with melted cheese on top. Absolutely delicious lunch with a beautiful view as a bonus.

Thank Lotus1937
Plainville, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

I have been visiting Sanibel Island for 30 years and playing the Dunes almost that long. I have looked at many of the reviews posted and feel that the truth lies between the extremes posted here on Trip Advisor. In the past I would have rated the course as very good but at the moment it is average at best.... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

Played today and the greens are poor with lots of sand a patchy greens. The tee markers don't have yardage markers and the tees are not consistent with the score card. Would not pay this money to play the course again. I am told that they are remaking the greens this year . In view of this they should have... More 

Thank Gordon N

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