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Rancho Carlsbad Golf Course

Open Now: 7:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Open today: 7:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
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Very easy par 3 for the family

Very laid back atmosphere. Not an easy par 3 as it will challenge you. Greens are in excellent... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2017
Marv W
Independence, Missouri
Good for kids and beginners

This small par three is a good place to learn golf. Clark Renner is a great instructor, and the... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2016
San Diego, California
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30 Mar 2017
“Very easy par 3 for the family”
7 Dec 2016
“Good for kids and beginners”
"Rancho" is an 18-hole, par 56, executive golf course, ideal for family golfing, and offering a short game practice area and driving range.
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5200 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92010-7118
+1 760-438-1772
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Reviewed March 30, 2017

Very laid back atmosphere. Not an easy par 3 as it will challenge you. Greens are in excellent shape although the same cannot be said about the fairways.

Thank Marv W
Reviewed December 7, 2016

This small par three is a good place to learn golf. Clark Renner is a great instructor, and the driving range is large. The 18 holes are fun and will get you up to speed with your iron play. The prices are good.

Thank baltoro
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Super fun way to spend a few hours! I'm sure professionals would look right past this great gem in Carlsbad. That's okay. It's a fun little course with some challenges here and there. To be fair, I'm NOT a golfer. I went as a gift...More

Thank jennsantel
Reviewed April 20, 2016

The course is short but difficult with narrow fairways and a lot of rough. the price is good. Bring lots of golf balls.

Thank baltoro
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Short little par 3 executive course with surprisingly good greens. Not so with tee boxes (wasn't even sure there was a tee box on one hole) and fairways, but what the heck it's fun. Sand traps are okay. Rates very reasonable. No carts. Walking only....More

Thank LodiWineBob
Reviewed October 7, 2014

Rancho Carlsbad is a par three course a couple of miles east off highway 5 in Carlsbad. It features small greens and some target golf. it is fun and the course is in good shape, There is an excellent driving range and small pro shop...More

Thank baltoro
Reviewed March 28, 2014 via mobile

We've been frequenting this course for a few years now and as locals find it relaxed and a good value. The instructors are friendly and laid back and the greens are usually in good shape. Unfortunately, it seems that the new management hasn't done much...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed January 15, 2013

Granted this is a smaller course it was not bad. The rental clubs were nothing special. If you are looking for a good value for your dollar this is a great course to go to.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed December 22, 2012

Great 18 hole Par 3 that you can get through in under 2 hours and really focus on your short game. The driving range is great and price can't be beat. Also love the staff, always friendly. Ask for Brad if your looking to get...More

Thank Briankdg
Reviewed October 6, 2012

I learned to play golf on this course over 30 years ago so I am not sure if my rating is objective or if it is borne from decades of home-town comfort. In any event I now play there with my grown sons and friends....More

2  Thank Ajoite
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