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Whistling Straits Golf Course - Straits and Irish

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We have been luck enough to play this fabulous venue on a golf trip to the US. The whole set up is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Morlais1
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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Unbelievable

I had the pleasure of playing 4 rounds (2 on each course) over 3 days. Due to the time of year... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JoshN_11
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Cranbury, New Jersey
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Beautiful, well-tended course soon to be one of the best championship golf courses in the world.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been luck enough to play this fabulous venue on a golf trip to the US. The whole set up is fabulous and catered toward you having a great day out. It is a walking course but take a caddie and enjoy. We managed...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of playing 4 rounds (2 on each course) over 3 days. Due to the time of year (May), the weather was all over the place. We had rounds in 40 degree weather and in 70 degree weather, but the wind was...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time I've played the Straits courses. Both are ranked in the top 100 public courses by Golf Digest, and deservedly so. Irish is a bit easier than Straits and lacks the views of Lake Michigan for the most part, but it's...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

We wanted to see this prestigious golf club and decided to have some food. This is worth a trip even if you don't golf. The bar on the top floor gives you a wonderful view out to the lake.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

I fell in love with WS in 2015 during the PGA Championship. Today was my first time on the Straits Course. What a special experience! AJ my caddie was exceptional. The weather was perfect. I’m not a good golfer but I claimed a few pars....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Great experience and trip. Courses were some of the best I've ever played. When combined with Blackwolf Run, Kohler is a must visit!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Didn’t come to golf, just to explore. The grounds are absolutely beautiful & well maintained. The pro shop, restaurant & pub are very warm and inviting.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Played a lot of courses. If you are not a single digit hdcp, not for you. It is incredible and beautiful. Play it once and check the box

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

If you put together a Top 10 list of courses to play this should be on it. It is an experience you will not find anywhere in the US!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

Golfed here with a coworker in September. We were lucky enough to have 2 giftcards that nearly covered all of our green fees. This place is not for the average joe spender, yet when you experience the service and quality of the facilities you'll see...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Columbia85
July 30, 2017|
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Response from Morlais1 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the American Club and we played both courses. If you can I’d put Erin Hills on the list and only a 1 hour away from Kohler.
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Jackson H
July 28, 2016|
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Response from KCarl227 | Reviewed this property |
4 to 5 hours... depending on how busy it is. Walking course. ..
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