Strawberry Farms Golf Club is a Public 18 hole golf course located in Irvine, California.
Strawberry Farms Golf Club first opened for play in 1997. The course was designed by Jim Lipe.
Par for the course is 71. From the back tees the course plays to 6,700 yards. From the forward tees the course measures 4,832 yards. The longest hole on the course is # 12, a par-5 that plays to 630 yards. The shortest hole on the course is # 15, a par-3 that plays to 166 yards from the back tees.
Watch out for # 4, a 437 yard par-4 challenge and the #1 handicap hole on the course. The easiest hole at Strawberry Farms Golf Club is # 15, a 166 yard par-3.
$76 (cart included), played on Thursday, July 2014 at noon
I like Strawberry Far,s and have played 3-4 times a year fo rthe past few years. The pace of play was good, finiahcing in 4 hours 15 minutes. Would have gone even faster had the starter grouped foursomes instead of twosomes and threesomes. The smaller groups always catch the foursomes and then it backs up. Overall, good experience.
$151 (cart included), played on Saturday, February 2013 at noon
Pace WAY too slow. Walked off on 12 after 4 hours. Never saw a marshall. Sent an email and was informed they keep uo with it via GPS. Apparantly noone was paying atention. Were offered a discount for next round but there are too many better choices in the area. The fairways were extremely thin. Simply not worth it.
$71 (cart included), played on Saturday, November 2012 at 8am
The rack rate is overpriced for the course conditions. I had a voucher from Costco, so I didn't have to pay the greens fees on the day of play. The fairways had been closely cropped, maybe for reseeding, and were like concrete.
$61 (cart included), played on Friday, September 2012 at noon
This is, in general, a very good course, though they are very proud of the course and it is reflected in the pricing. I happened to get a particularly good deal, but it is way overpriced for what one receives. While this is a course defintely worth playing, there are other courses in the area that are comparable, but more competetively priced.
$76 (cart included), played on Sunday, May 2012 at noon
Played this course on a Sunday afternoon. Pace of play was great. Finished in under 4.5 hours with a foursome. I am a players club member here so play it a lot. I like the course layout. It was in great shape after hosting an OC open golf tournament this weekend.
$76 (cart included), played on Saturday, October 2011 at 6am
Overall a good course but it is expensive.
Guest (cart included), played on Thursday, September 2011 at noon
$51 (cart included), played on Monday, September 2011 at 8am
We had a special so the price was right, but regular rates our too high ....
$101 (cart included), played on Saturday, September 2011 at 8am
even though this course is an "interesting" course with a layout that is challenging, the staff people tend to be jerks now. it used to be a great place to gold in 2008-2009 when the staff was nice and fun and the worst price was in the $80's, not in the $100's like now. there are a lot of players on this course that *should not* be playing on this course because they are not advanced golfers. this course hosts big tournaments in the area and has the potential for being a great course, but they have had lots of problems with diseased greens and spots around the greens that look ugly and are under repair for long periods of time. maybe they fixed it by now?
$76 (cart included), played on Monday, May 2011 at noon
I've played this course a few times and always enjoy it. The layout is fun and the course is in good shape. A little spendy at $100. $65 to $80 would be about the right value.
$76 (cart included), played on Sunday, April 2011 at 10am
The fairways were mostly brown (not green) and some places the grass was actually dead in large areas. I've played this course many times since it opened 14 years ago; and I do like the layout and the challenge; but this time I was with out of town guests that specically said they would never play SF, again. Also, over the years I've come to expect some form of exception to any deal SF advertises. If you see one, I suggest you read the fine print, and also call the pro shop to verify that you are getting what you think you should.
$66 (cart included), played on Tuesday, March 2011 at 10am
We told free range balls but they charged us when we got there.Fairways were 2 out of 10 at best,we were told by staff course in GREAT shape,they must have been talking about another course.Could not put carts on faiways we had to walj to ball,we were never told this..We went out of our way on holidays to play there ,what a waste of time would not recommend this place to any other Canadians on holidays.Totally disappointed..
$76 (cart included), played on Sunday, January 2011 at 6am
The marshal was my worst experiance I ever have in any golf course, he was verey rude, so imagine you start your game after dealing that marshal who's been there for ever.
$71 (cart included), played on Monday, February 2011 at 10am
Just to expensive....I am sure the cost is high because of where they are located (Irving = expensive property costs), so they can't change it...but I have learned that if you travel just a little bit more...Maybe 45 minutes extra you will find course that you will always remember. You will also pay a lot less, and have the right to golf as a two some with no wait. This course is good if you have the money and don't feel like driving 20-45 more minutes. Now if you don't golf very much, and you go maybe once a month and want a cool course, go play Stawberry Farms. If not look Inland, courses harder and more enjoyable.
$66 (cart included), played on Sunday, January 2011 at 10am
Interesting layout. Repeated play doesn't get old. Good condition. Fair twilight and super-twilight pricing. Grass range. Great ambiance. Great clubhouse restaurant food.
$36 (cart included), played on Monday, December 2010 at 6am
Played here after a week of heavy rain making all the course very soft, but still in excellent shape. Their early AM "back 9 & breakfast" is a deal at $40. Very challening -- the narrow fairways demand conentration on straight drives.
$76 (cart included), played on Saturday, September 2010 at 6am
From the tips, the most difficult course around. A great design and after struggling for many years with the consistency of the greens, the past few years have been very good. Fairways a little sketchy at times. The pro shop staff are helpful and make you feel as though they are glad you are there. Range is excellent however they recently went to low compreesion balls.
$71 (cart included), played on Wednesday, May 2010 at 8am
Although I have played here many times, it is not my favorite by a long shot. Often, the pace of play is terrible, and the course marshals do nothing to speed up the slow groups. I once quit after 9 holes (3+ hours) when I drove to the 10th tee and found a foursome on the green, a foursome on the fairway, and 3 foursomes ahead of me waiting to tee off. I was so pissed off, I went back to the pro shop and demanded a refund. Also, the restrictions on the course re "protected vegetation" border on the absurd. Great practice facility.
$61 (cart included), played on Wednesday, January 2010 at 8am
With the sensitive environment in mind this course is beautifully laid out in a lush deep canyon. It is quiet and beautiful and a definite challenge for all levels of play.
$101 (cart included), played on Sunday, June 2009 at 2pm
$101 (cart included), played on Thursday, October 2008 at noon
A little too quirky. Tees had no grass.
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