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Fantastic Golf Course

I have travelled to play Grand National on multiple locations. This time I would say the Lakes... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
Schlimr
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Toronto, Canada
Very nice course

Played The Lakes golf course and was impressed! Best fairways and greens I hit off of. Great golf... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
willh89
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

I have travelled to play Grand National on multiple locations. This time I would say the Lakes course was in fantastic condition as the greens were immaculate. Links course is more challenging and scenic however the greens were not in as good condition. One comment...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Schlimr
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Played The Lakes golf course and was impressed! Best fairways and greens I hit off of. Great golf course!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank willh89
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Here for a college visit and decided to play some golf. Beautiful course. Great playing environment. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed September 12, 2018

I booked a tee time on Sunday for a foursome for the following Saturday at 12:20pm and asked for an email confirmation. I heard nothing back. I re-entered the booking on Tuesday on their online site again, and again, no confirmation email...no call...no nothing. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dennisinsures
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Played weekend after the 4th. Staff is top notch especially for a public course. Very nice and plenty of people around if you need something. Lakes Course (18 holes)- This is where the PGA Barbasol championship was held until this year. There is a lot...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank skip21al
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I golfed here while visiting the area. We are newer to golf and played the links course which was challenging with lots of bunkers. There is also a lakes course. The course was very well maintained with views at every hole. Well...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DeanneB969
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Grand National was top shelf even though we played just a few days after the recent Tropical Storms moved through. We played Silver Lakes, Oxmoor and Capitol Hill and I think this was probably our favorite stop. Between the great Marriott resort property being right...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Stefan M
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Clubhouse staff was great and the facility is very nice, but I walk golf courses and struggle with courses that are built for golf carts. There are many courses on the RTJ Trail; this was one and done for me because it is not walkable.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank cvcosgrove
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

We visited these courses as part of a package on the Robert Trent golf trail. Wonderful golf, staff very friendly and helpful, prices moderate although we hit there in a cold spell. Highly recommend the golf experience.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jerrybird
Reviewed March 27, 2018

I just returned from the weekend golfing the Links and the Lakes course with 3 buddies. we could not of had more fun , due to the hospitality of everyone at the course all of the staff at the Marriott. Everyone we met could not...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jim M
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Response from undertaker01 | Reviewed this property |
Do not have a trail card, however was so impressed with the course (off season), asked what was the highest rate they charged at any point during the year ... Prime time ... $94.50. I would assume trail card is at a discount... More
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