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What Golf Was Meant to Be

Pinehurst #2 is an enjoyable course to play, and is probably what golf was meant to be before the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Salt Lake City, Utah
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Truly a world classic golf course

Must play this course... Add it to your bucket list as there are few courses as fine as #2. Truly a... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Mark A
Pinehurst, North Carolina
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Stretching 7,020 yards at Par 72, this championship golf course is very green and relatively flat, with tall pines on every hole.
1 Carolina Vista Dr, Pinehurst, NC 28374-9811
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pinehurst #2 is an enjoyable course to play, and is probably what golf was meant to be before the ultra groomed courses became the norm. This is a course that anyone who enjoys the game of golf will have a great time on if they...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Must play this course... Add it to your bucket list as there are few courses as fine as #2. Truly a once in a lifetime experience!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mark A
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This Donald Ross design may actually have held more National Championships that any other course in US, if it hasnt, it is close. US Opens, US amateurs, North/South Amatuer to name a few. Just a great , in front of you golf course. Redesign by...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Charles D
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

#2 is a classic Donal Ross course. I would recommend using caddies and walking. It is one of the easiest walks in golf. We used Rocky as our caddy. He’s knowledgeable and also entertaining. One thing I would encourage people playing #2 is don’t let...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dreynolds261
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

The course was in great shape. Expect long rounds, inconsistent staff and a course that punishes good shots at times. Some holes you can get at, others you hit great shots and are penalized. It’s not a beautiful course but it has history. I also...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rabs22
Reviewed September 13, 2018

We play #2 regularly and it is a challenge, but so much fun now that it was restored to its original landscape. Wire grasses, waste areas, and the elimination of many rough areas make it interesting. Eat at the "Deuce" restaurant that overlooks the 18th...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

The whole pine hurst facility is great.. I played five of the nine courses (7,9,8,5 and 2). Many of those courses were beautiful lush and enjoyable. No. 2 was by far the worst. Very gimmicky with the crowned greens and punitive waste area not to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank danielsI9013RM
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Played #2 several times this past weekend (as well as 7 and 8). Our group was understandably excited to check in for our rounds, and looking forward to play. For some reason the man behind the desk (#2) was not only incredibly slow and not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank William H
Reviewed June 11, 2018

This was not a golfing stop for me, it was a stop to complete another quest to stop at a historic stop. I have golfed in all 50 states in the U.S. and have played in over 325 course throughout all of the U.S., Canada...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank mherzberg
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Yes the history of golf events on this course is iconic, but for the average golfer it may be a nightmare. Endless waste bunkers and crazy crowned greens make for a very difficult round. Very worthwhile experience, makes one in awe of the pros who...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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August 6, 2018|
Response from markwR2644SE | Reviewed this property |
Number 2 if you’ve never played it is best enjoyed walking with a caddie. Be advised it does cost more to have a caddie and be prepared to tip, but their course knowledge is extremely helpful. Number 8 is not a course you... More
July 4, 2017|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Pinehurst consist of a Members Club and a Resort Club (public). You can access The Duece restaurant, overlooking the 28th green of Course #2, browse the pro shop and walk around the area. You will also see our new short... More
July 4, 2017|
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Response from glenelg35 | Reviewed this property |
Yes for sure. Good spot to have a drink and watch folks finish on #18