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Good Layout, But Needs Help

Played El Rio Golf Club. It has a nice layout and fairways that are wide but not too wide. The... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2018
Chipperhigh2
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Okemos, Michigan
OK but needs some attention

I have played this course several times over the last ten years. It has ranged from really nice at... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2017
Tom H
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Cranbrook, Canada
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31 Jan 2018
“Good Layout, But Needs Help”
15 Nov 2017
“OK but needs some attention”
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Nestled near the pristine waters of the Colorado River and the Laughlin, NV casinos, Mohave Valley's newest golf destination is El Rio Golf. Designed by Matt Dye, one of the best of the new generation of course architects, the 7,115 yard layout...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1 Paseo El Rio, Mohave Valley, AZ 86440-9140
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+1 928-768-3574
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

We recently golfed El Rio and although the fairways were adequate, the greens were the worst that our group has ever golfed on. Not sure if the greens were affected by some sort of blight but right now they have been painted with some sort...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2018

Should be arrested for impersonating a golf course. Decent layout and clubhouse, but the course, and especially the greens, in terrible shape. Certainly does not warrant the fees they charge for a course in this shape.More

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Justin K, Vice President of Marketing at El Rio Golf, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback regarding your recent experience with us. We are saddened to learn of the challenges you encountered and would appreciate the opportunity to speak with you directly. We place a premium on our staff’s attentiveness and diligence...More

Reviewed January 31, 2018

Played El Rio Golf Club. It has a nice layout and fairways that are wide but not too wide. The greens had air-ration holes and caused some putting problems. The fairways were weak on grass. I still enjoyed playing and would play it again.

Thank Chipperhigh2
Reviewed January 25, 2018

JJ gave me a golf lesson and he was great! He was patient and really gave me some good tips. Then we went in and had a beer and brats in the lounge. We will definitely go back and actually golf!

Thank KathiK2010
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

One of Laughlin/Bullhead City’s top 4 courses (in my humble opinion). A must if you have a few days of golf to take in the great courses.

Thank 843cathij
Reviewed November 15, 2017

I have played this course several times over the last ten years. It has ranged from really nice at the beginning to not so great....to now its just in need of some attention. It is just coming out of over seeding but the greens while...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

The sign at the entrance calls this a country club, and that makes me laugh. The course has nice greens, but it may be the ugliest golf course I've ever played. It may be the first time I've ever wished there were houses lining the...More

Thank mauiwolf
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Played in an outing with friends who regularly come to the area for golf. Found the course in horrible shape - best explanation is place your golf ball on concrete and take a swing. They should consider trying this new product for improving golf courses...More

1  Thank eilertsson
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Course was in great shape while we ere there. Lots of rain in the area has contributed no doubt. Greens putted decently fast but weren't to firm. They were in good shape as well as the tee boxes and wide fairways. Quite a distance between...More

Thank Jason30302015
Reviewed March 15, 2016

I'm a beginner golfer and found this course to be very forgiving. The fairway was clear, the fringe was solid, and the greens were fast and there were a wide variety of hole layouts. I'll be back again!

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garylaines
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Justin K | Property representative |
Thank you for inquiring about El Rio Golf Club, the course has improved tremendously over the past few seasons and we'd love to have you back as a Guest. Please feel free to contact us anytime by calling (928) 768-3574 or... More
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garylaines
February 9, 2017|
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Response from Justin K | Property representative |
Hi Gary, The course is looking good. We have made huge improvements over last year and we did overseed with Premium Rye and Poa blends on the greens and a 3-way blend of Rye on the Tees and Fairways. The overseed went very... More
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