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PGA West TPC Stadium Golf Course

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Address: 56150 Pga Blvd, La Quinta, CA 92253-4600
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Ranked among Golf Magazine's "Top 100 Courses You Can Play" in...

Ranked among Golf Magazine's "Top 100 Courses You Can Play" in the United States, this Pete Dye-design is inspired by the famed Scottish seaside courses characterized by a rugged and dramatic landscape.

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A Penal Golf Design that I Loved!

In a nutshell, I loved it! Would I like the Stadium course to be my everyday home golf course? No. It is tricked up and has a pace of play that is horrible, but it is a place... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 November 2016
Lee C
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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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150 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

In a nutshell, I loved it! Would I like the Stadium course to be my everyday home golf course? No. It is tricked up and has a pace of play that is horrible, but it is a place not to be missed if you're a good golfer and are in the area seeking to experience challenging golf. I am a... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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371 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is one of thee finest courses I've had the pleasure to play; it's also one of the most challenging too. Big long par 5's. Long challenging par 3's and more water than I thought possible; owes me a few balls. The course is long and tricky and the starter got it right when he said, as we were in... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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66 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

This course was as challenging a course as I have ever played. The fairways were perfect and the greens were lightning fast. All in all, this was one of the most enjoyable rounds of golf that I have played anywhere. The views helped take my mind off of the score. It was perfect!

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Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Rented a private house here for the Coachella weekend and was satisfied with everything. Even though we never played the course, the restaurant was so terrific with the best chicken sandwich I have tried anywhere. The layout was beautiful, and peaceful. The location was stunning as well.

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La Quinta, California
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35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

So you think you can play golf? Here's you chance to prove it. The Stadium course at PGA West is a true test of you game and not meant for beginners as it will frustrate the hell out of them not to mention seasoned golfers. It's a true Pete Dye course from the get go and make sure you bring... More 

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Nanuet, New York
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

A fair but difficult course. Enjoyed playing every hole. Nice Layout. You use every club in your bag. Club House Food was excellent too.

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Baldock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

As a couple of returning English visitors we played early and walked each time we played again. It's such a great way to experience this great layout. It gives time to appreciate the way Pete Dye has designed each hole. And it allows you to consider strategy and how to play the hole as you approach your ball. It also... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

I have a goal to play courses the pros play. But being a 71 year old bogey golfer means they can be very tough. So one way to enjoy these kinds of course to to play from forward tees. As you are driving by the pro tees you can admire what they need to navigate! But then you get the... More 

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Boulder City, Nevada, Usa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

I travel and play some golf, this course is just ridiculous, too many blind shots, too many carriers over water, not a single flat lie anywhere, Pete Dye is on my never visit list of courses. It's not enjoyable, I'm a legit 12 handicap. There are so may other options for this over priced golf course. Lastly, no junior rate?... More 

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La Quinta, California
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

It won't be the easiest course you'll play. Even President Obama recently found it difficult, as did Phil Mickelson, Lee Trevino, and thousands of other pro golfers. Even the "weekend" golf enthusiast finds this course to be THE ONE to up his or her game . But, the course is lovely, challenging, and worth your while. Whether Pro, Semi-Pro, Wanna-Be-Pro,... More 

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