We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
7
All photos (7)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
Nov 6, 2018
“Regular stop”
May 17, 2018
“Great Place To Learn”
About
Large sport facility offering 35 holes of championship golf: American Course, British Course and Gillespie Executive Course.
Contact
1000 Circus Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34232-1228
Website
+1 941-365-4653
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Sarasota
from $50.00
More Info
from $20.00
More Info
from $49.00
More Info
from $33.00
More Info
Reviews (84)
Filter reviews
79 results
Traveler rating
17
21
17
14
10
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
17
21
17
14
10
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 79 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We played here last week expecting it to be at least in average condition based on the previous review; however, it was in very poor condition. We understand from the people we played with that it is coming back after being neglected for several years,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sherry L
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The last time I golfed here, the greens were in bad shape and fairways were patchy. I was pleasantly surprised this time at the excellent condition of both greens & fairways.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike O
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Regular part of vacations to Sarasota area; good courses (British and American) Inexpensive public course; kind of crappy hole in the wall restaurant - but we hear they are getting a new restaurantaur in place so hopefully will be better food/drinks.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nancy S
Reviewed October 12, 2018

This is the worst value for money I have ever experienced after 40 years playing golf all around the world.In Ireland they would call this a cabbage patch and plant accordingly. The staff were indifferent and really not surprising, They are asked to con people...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank arcorcoran
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to this course on and off for the past 20 yrs. Very disappointed at the condition of the British Course and the lack of etiquette shown by the male members. We came off after 9 holes of slow play. Not once...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Enville1
Reviewed September 14, 2018

Use to be a great set of golf courses. Seems like the mowers have missed a few days. Really a shame. I'm still not going to write this one off, it has the chance to be one of the greats again.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim K
Reviewed June 18, 2018

City owned facility. 2-18 hole courses. Very old, greens have been in not so good shape for the last 3 years. (although they are working on them) For value of your money, better courses to play in the area. Restaurant is very good and reasonable.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank randallb2017
Reviewed May 17, 2018

This was the perfect time for my first time golfing. The par 3 course is not extremely difficult and provides a variety of situation to learn on. The instructors there were also very helpful and within a day I got significantly better. The course was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Samuel T
Reviewed March 29, 2018

We played the British course yesterday and the whole course from tees to greens was in very bad condition, very little grass in fairways, sand traps dirty hard sand and greens hard and bumpy. I had played there a few years ago and it was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank eric b
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Great layout and could be a truly terrific golf course. Don’t know if they are financially in trouble, or just have poor management. Fairways have lots of bare spots and the roughs are atrocious. Green are not to bad and traps are inconsistent. Played this...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank rockydogz1
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 55 nearby hotels
Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota
837 reviews
1.15 miles away
Carlisle Inn Sarasota
121 reviews
1.80 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Sarasota - I75
658 reviews
2.32 miles away
Sleep Inn/ MainStay Suites
25 reviews
2.35 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,201 nearby restaurants
The Star Thai and Sushi Sarasota
69 reviews
.86 miles away
Maemi Peruvian Restaurant
19 reviews
.87 miles away
Shilla Korean Restaurant
18 reviews
.96 miles away
Bitia's Taqueria
11 reviews
.91 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 475 nearby attractions
Ed Smith Stadium
525 reviews
1.93 miles away
The Cat Depot
142 reviews
2.05 miles away
Jim Neville Marine Preserve
7 reviews
2.30 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bobby Jones Golf Complex staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines