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Cascades Golf Course at The Homestead

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Address: U.S. Route 220 Main Street, Hot Springs, VA 24445
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+1 800-838-1766

This 6,659-yard, William Flynn-designed golf course winds through...

This 6,659-yard, William Flynn-designed golf course winds through Virginia's majestic Allegheny Mountains and is known for its gorgeous scenery and challenging layout.

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Mountain escape

Whenever I need a break from the rest of my world, The Cascades Golf Course is the place I love to travel. It provides just the right amount of challenge, enjoyment and complete... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2016
Les H
Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
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Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
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51 reviews
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Whenever I need a break from the rest of my world, The Cascades Golf Course is the place I love to travel. It provides just the right amount of challenge, enjoyment and complete satisfaction. While this course is above average challenging. I love the opportunity to be in the mountains of western Virginia on one of my favorite golf courses... More 

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Irvona, PA
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90 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

I try to play the Cascades Course every year and it's still my favorite. The setting is outstanding and holes 12 through 18 might be some of the prettiest in the eastern US. The last several times I have played, the rough has been deep and the greens fast. I played the white tees for the first time and the... More 

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Historic course tied to Sam Snead and the Homestead. Very scenic. Very difficult greens - fast with lots of break, but rolls true. Will expose any flaws in your game. Excellent condition. Good pace. However, Play soon because showing signs of slow decline. Starter didn't describe course or give advice - Just tee off when ready. Golf cart has a... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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126 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This is one of the best courses you will ever play. It is not only a great mountain course but a truly great golf golfing experience. I have played all over the world and it doesn't get any better than this. No gimmicks or tricked up holes, just a fantastic example of taking the natural terrain and making the most... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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78 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

The Cascades is both a scenic beauty and a great historic and challenging golf course. Nice old clubhouse and restaurant. Driving range is about 3 minutes drive away and a little rustic. Very hilly course. It plays longer than its yardage especially when it is wet from rain. Nearly every hole has its own special character and different challenge.

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Granville, Ohio
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Reviewed 18 December 2015

Spent 2.5 hrs Thanksgiving Day hiking this trail on the Homestead property. Bridges traverse across falls as you hike out of the canyon up to the top and over the Cascades golf course. Summer, winter, spring, fall all bring different folage, sites and scents and wild flowers not to mention critters.

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

Having taken my first fly fishing lesson at the Homestead, I was eager to augment my understanding of and skills in fly fishing. The Cascades stream with my guide Matt fulfilled my needs. Matt coached me in casting tactics, fly selection and reading the stream making my time on the stream most productive and enjoyable. The highlight of my day... More 

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Roanoke, United States
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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Had friends from Columbus, OH come in for the game. Played the Cascades on Sunday. Had a great time. Service at the bag drop, checking in, shuttle to range, beverages after golf, and friendly service in pro shop were all great. Golf course was in great condition. Fairways and greens superb. One of my favorite courses. Purchase by Omni was... More 

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Eatonton, Georgia
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216 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Played both courses. Except for #10, it is flatter than The Old Course. I feel both are more about a rich history than really well maintained golf courses. The practice range is worse than any public course you will play. Chewed to pieces. It is also a distance from the course (back towards the hotel). Either stop there before going... More 

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Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

This golf course is highly rated by Golf Digest and others. I guess that would be the case if you looked up at the view, but never down at the course. Course maintenance is very lax. The staff could care less if you are there. The greens are ridiculously slow and grainy. The back nine has a good design, but... More 

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