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Sunol Valley Golf Course, Palm Course, CLOSED 2016

6900 Mission Rd, Sunol, California, 94586
Type: Public
No. Holes: 18
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Architect: Clark Glasson (9)
                      
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Detailed description of Sunol Valley Golf Course, Palm Course, CLOSED 2016

Sunol Valley Golf Club is a 36 hole golf facility located in Sunoi, California. The facility has  two championship courses, The Cypress course and The Palms Course. The unique geography and strategic location of these courses provide a great golf getaway for residents of the San Francisco Bay Area.

The courses are geared towards the mid to high handicap golfer yet both courses can provide a challenge for a golfers of all levels.

The Sunol Valley Golf Course, Palm Course first opened in 1967. The course was designed by Clark Glasson.

Sunol Valley Golf Club features two championship courses, Cypress and Palms. 

The Palms course is longer and not as tight as the Cypress Palm course. The Sunol Valley Golf Courses Palm Course plays to a par-72 and a maximum distance of 6,843 yards for a course rating of 72.4 and a slope rating of 126.

General Manager Bryan Richardson announced the January 2016 closure December 2015 to 80 employees. Richardson said the move was prompted by economics and California’s historic drought. He said dwindling individual rounds, state-mandated water limits, and a 500% increase in water costs since 2011 had dealt a crippling blow to the 36-hole golf club

This course has been reviewed 7 times
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San Ramon, CA

$56 (cart included), played on Saturday, July 2012 at 10am

It was a windy day and the play was fairly slow. Overall not a bad experience but if you got off the fairway at all the ground was hard and baked.

Would travel: 10-20 Miles, Not Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Worse than average course for the area
 
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Rank ID # : 018126
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Dublin, CA

$56 (cart included), played on Sunday, April 2010 at 10am

Great price, good condition. Very good for average or below golfers, like me.

Would travel: 20-30 Miles, Not Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Better than average course for the area, Ranks with the best in this price level, Bargain priced based on quality and competitive area pricing
 
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Rank ID # : 010001
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Dublin, CA

$41 (cart included), played on Sunday, January 2010 at 8am

For th emoney, most excellent

Would travel: 30-60 Miles, Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Bargain priced based on quality and competitive area pricing
 
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Rank ID # : 009670
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Cupertino, CA

$61 (cart included), played on Sunday, December 2009 at 8am

good lay-out, Bare lies in some fairways. Geese dropings on some greens

Would travel: 30-60 Miles, Not Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Worse than average course for the area, Fair priced based on quality and competitive area pricing
 
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Rank ID # : 009088
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Hayward, CA

$21 (cart included), played on Wednesday, August 2009 at 6am

Would travel: 0-10 Miles, Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Better than average course for the area, Fair priced based on quality and competitive area pricing
 
Condition of Course, Price, No Houses on Course, Pace of Play
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Rank ID # : 007955
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San Jose, CA

$21 (cart not included), played on Wednesday, August 2009 at 10am

Would travel: 30-60 Miles
Bottom line: I would play again, Average course for the area, Bargain priced based on quality and competitive area pricing
 
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Rank ID # : 007874
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Pleasanton, CA

$41 (cart included), played on Sunday, December 2007 at noon

Just not much of a course. If you're going to play at this facility, play the Cypress Course instead.

Would travel: 10-20 Miles, Not Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: Worse than average course for the area
 
None worth mentioning
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Rank ID # : 003790
3.3/5
Based on 7 reviews
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