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Moody Gardens Golf Course

1700 Sydnor Ln, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-6306
+1 409-683-4653
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Great resort course - Available for daily play!!

Over many years my wife and I have visited Galveston for quick get-aways. I've always looked with... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2015
College Station, Texas
In town for a convention, had a nice time on the course.

I was in town for an oil and gas convention. We played Moody Gardens course this year. The... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2015
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Introducing the Moody Gardens® Golf Course, formerly the Galveston Municipal Golf Course, featuring a $16 million comprehensive renovation by the renowned golf course architects of Jacobsen Hardy Golf Course Design. Revealed in June 2008, the Moody Gardens® Golf Course still features the best historical aspects of the original layout, while significantly improving certain holes and overall course flow. The renovation included new turf grass, green complexes, elevations, irrigation, drainage, cart paths, greens and a full clubhouse renovation.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lots of water” (4 reviews)
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1700 Sydnor Ln, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-6306
+1 409-683-4653
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Reviewed 10 June 2015

Over many years my wife and I have visited Galveston for quick get-aways. I've always looked with envy at those playing the Moody Garden course. I picked up a great deal to play the course from an online source and began to plan our trip....More

2  Thank Taildragger-J3
Reviewed 6 May 2015

I was in town for an oil and gas convention. We played Moody Gardens course this year. The course was in very good condition. The greens were well maintained, fairways were clean, the only thing we had issues with was the T-Box on two of...More

Thank JeramieOK
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

Grass on both fairways and greens, Excellent!!!great value! Not any shade so be prepared during intense sunny days. Nice pro shop. Course next to airport.

1  Thank saledmonds
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Great value for really nice course. Only thing keeping this from 5 stars is condition of tee boxes. They're pretty chewed up but this is February so you can't expect perfection. Other than that however, the greens are outstanding! Wish more patrons would fix their...More

1  Thank Cowboystorey
Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

Played the course in January. It is quite exposed like a links course, and we had very strong wind. The course is not easy, mainly due to the wind, and water. The landscape naturally in that area lacks trees which makes other courses in the...More

2  Thank Markus D
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Moody Gardens reminds me of a South Florida golf course. A nice layout with some very challenging holes. The greens and fairways are in excellent condition, but they have left a lot of the grounds in a natural state. As you play, you see all...More

1  Thank Jackson66_12
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We had a little church golf tournament there, and the course was in great shape. There are many different tee boxes for golfers of all levels. The staff were super friendly and went above and beyond. High recommend this course!

2  Thank L R
Reviewed 22 September 2014

My tournament league played Moody Gardens for the first time. Let me start by saying that my review COULD have been excellent but there were a few issues...a couple not the course's fault. First off, we played on the same day as the Galveston Triathlon....More

1  Thank RickK
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Went in September. It was entertaining. Tne rain forest with its monkeys were great. We got a discount in our tickets as we were seniors. That was nice.

1  Thank Rama1004
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Held our annual golf outing at Moody Gardens Hotel and played here. Greens punched three weeks ago but you would never have been able to tell. Wonderful facility and course really nice. Staff helpful and responded to our every need.

1  Thank drjrowe
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