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Sarasota National Golf Course

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Address: 25510 National Blvd, Venice, FL 34293-8858
Phone Number: 941.496.8676
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From the bag drop at the start, to the cart return at the end of the round was faultless. The course is in excelent condition. the fairways are wide, the greens are well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
kenneth g
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Venice, Florida
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Venice, Florida
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36 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the bag drop at the start, to the cart return at the end of the round was faultless. The course is in excelent condition. the fairways are wide, the greens are well maintained , fair, true and sometimes difficult There are tees for all caliber of players. Cannot say enough about the organisation of the course and all the... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fun course with forgiving fairways and difficult greens. There are several sets of tees that allow you to take on as much as you want. The back tees play 7344 yards and is painfully long, especially on the par threes. The course is in EXCELLENT condition (Aug 2016). The greens, although difficult, putt very true and are... More 

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Pelham, New Hampshire
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Enjoyed the beautiful views, green fairways, clean well trimmed bunker, even though there is a lot of building going on the course was quiet to enjoy nature. Club house is huge and beautiful.

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Boston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We golfed here a few times. Grounds and course are nice, but the some of the staff are rude and condescending. There are other courses in the area with nice grounds and friendlier personnel. Will give it another try in future to see if there are any improvements, but for now, will visit some of my other favorites.

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Thank FQTVLR
Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Golf course was in excellent shape when we played. Greens and fairways are top notch. The course is challenging and forgiving at the same time. Pricing was reasonable as we booked through golfnow.

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Brampton, Canada
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111 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Play this now if you haven't done so, as it is likely to go private in the near future. There are more houses popping up around the course every week, as their sales program is now in full swing, but the course still gives the feeling of wide open spaces. Wide fairways beckon from most tees, but the difficulty factor... More 

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Thank Doug J
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Sarasota National is one of the latest courses. It is in a WCI (I think) community and they always seem to have great courses. Sarasota National is an exceptional track. Very WIDE fairways. Smooth and true greens. Undulating greens, but rolled very smooth and true. Really enjoyed the round.

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Thank Keith O
Hamilton, Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Still maturing. Back nine more interesting and challenging. Water hazards common, but no forced carries. Greens not very good and slow, but that is not uncommon in the area. Usually accessible. Reasonable price.

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Thank chuckatbigsky
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Every time I visit Venice area I make a point to play Sarasota National. Great layout, memorable holes and course in great shape. If you haven't played there in a couple years you need to go back as new owners have cleaned up all the brush that used to line every fairway. You now can see all the lakes that... More 

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Thank Foxes50
Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

The Sarasota National Golf course is an 18-hole championship course. It is a very open course that has both challenging holes and tricky greens. The course is surrounded by Florida Nature and you can see wildlife, birds, preserves and of course alligators. From your arrival at the bag drop, to the friendly staff in the Pro-Shop to the practice area's... More 

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