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Address: 696 M-32 East Main Street, Gaylord, MI 49734
Phone Number: 989-732-5181
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The Tribute

excellent and demanding golf course that was in pristine condition during our stay June 11. What great views for miles and challenging tees for every level of golfer from the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2014
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Kingston
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Michigan
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30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My group always looks forward to playing The Tribute. The views, the quality of the course, one of our favorites. This time was different. I know it has been dry, but for the price they charge, our group expected more. Lots of burnt areas in fairways, around the greens really bad (#4), and that is just not typical of this... More 

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Thank JD1984
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Tribute. We are sorry that the course did not meet your expectations. Yes, the extremely dry weather has brought to light some design issues which need correcting, fortunately these issues do not affect the play-ability of the course. We have discussed this with the course architect and have found and purchased... More 

Saginaw, Michigan
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190 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really looked forward to golfing at the Otsego Club and the Tribute course. First, I want to say that the course itself compares to some of the Treetops courses. So the course, views, and difficulty were great. The 5 hours it took to play 18 not so fun. The problems started when we waited about 30 minutes after our scheduled... More 

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Thank Jim N
Liesel R, Digital Media Manager at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to to write a review of your say at our property. It is because of reviews like yours that we can maintain and in some cases improve the services and standards at our resort. We would like to apologize for the shortcomings you experienced during your stay and would like to extend the opportunity... More 

Harrison Township, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

We had a wonderful weekend here with our children! We definitely plan on making this an annual trip! Great place!

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Thank ARUSSO1977
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Otsego Club & Resort! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and hope you are already planning your next stay. If you are interested in joining us more often, contact us for membership information at lkates@otsegoclub.com. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Detroit, Michigan
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

Lovely views on the Tribute golf course. Some tough holes for female golfers. Tricky greens. Wide fairways. Round took about 5 hours midweek. Really bad placement of port-a-johns, so ladies keep imbibing of liquids to a minimum. I would give the course a higher rating, but after paying $65 for a round, I was expecting much better bathroom facilities out... More 

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Thank LukasDog
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review Otsego Club & Resort, or more appropriately, the Tribute golf course. We are disappointed that we were not able to meet your expectations during your trip. We will definitely address your comments in regards to the bathrooms facilities on the Tribute course. Thank you for your comments and hopefully next time, we will... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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60 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Private ski resort in winter, golf club in the summer. Unique for golf. Motif is more ski than golf. Tribute and Classic courses share a pro shop and clubhouse. Greeted warmly by young lady organizing bags with golf carts. We played the Tribute. Cannot walk this course by the way. Drive cart 5 minutes from the smallish pro shop to... More 

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1 Thank Golf_Traverler
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of Otsego Club & Resort. We couldn't be happier that we were able to provide you with such a "wonderful surprise"!!! We hope that you will be able to join us again soon and that this trip will be even better than the last. Thanks again! More 

Oxford, Michigan
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 via mobile

Just completed a 5 night stay with my wife and 2 kids. First off, must say how nice the condo was. Stayed in 646 in Founders Village and it was just outstanding. Beds were very comfortable, great full sized kitchen and beautiful view of the fairway. Place was clean and modern. Kudos to the owner who has maintained it very... More 

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Thank JHallOxford
Liesel R, Social Media Coordinator at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for the Otsego Club & Resort. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we got someone out to you on the course! Hope you will be able to stay with us again soon. Thanks again! More 

Birmingham, Michigan
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

The privately run winter ski resort is a gem. It is the perfect place for family's that love to ski and appreciate world class amenities. I am convinced that this is the only place in Michigan that gives parents the comfort of knowing that their children are always safe here skiing on their own. My kids were skiing by themselves... More 

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1 Thank lhhamill
Mississauga, Canada
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

A very interesting course. Greens were difficult but that is OK. Some great vistas! It was a long round, but very enjoyable. Staff were very pleasant and helpful to us. A tip for golfers! At the bag drop, there were buckets of water and signs suggesting that golfers dip their towels in the water. That is good advice. There should... More 

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2 Thank Tom2216
Mark H, Manager at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your comments. We are in the planning process of going through our property and establishing areas where additional signage is needed to better assist our guests. I appreciate your comments because that is an area that I really didn't think of especially from 16 green to 17 tee on The Tribute. Glad you had a... More 

Washington, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Played there on June 25, 2014. Tee times for our group of 13 started at 9:40am. Starter never warned us about the group of 40 people that preceded us on the course. The round took more than 6 hours. Course layout is challeging, but course condition was poor, especially in the traps and some tee boxes. Besides the brutal pace... More 

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3 Thank Mark J
Mark H, Head Golf Pro/Asst. GM at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our golf course The Tribute. We sincerely appreciate all comments regarding our property which will result in efforts to make things better for our guests. Unfortunately a few days prior to your arrival, mother nature left us with 3.5 inches of rain which caused a few bunkers to be deemed unplayable. The Tribute golf... More 

Kingston
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

excellent and demanding golf course that was in pristine condition during our stay June 11. What great views for miles and challenging tees for every level of golfer from the very best to beginners. I was truly impressed and the value was excellent.

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2 Thank GRMX
Mark H, Manager at Otsego Club, responded to this review

Good Morning and thank you very much for your comments regarding our property and The Tribute course. We are very proud of the Tribute and are continually making progress to upgrade our guests experiences. Thanks again and we look forward to your return visit. More 

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