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Boulders Resort Golf Club

34631 N Tom Darlington Dr, Carefree, AZ 85377
+1 480-488-9009
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My Favorite AZ course, out of 75 I tried

Continuing my quest to golf all the Phoenix Metro area courses, I of course was destined to hit The... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
CrankyGolfer
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Tempe, Arizona
Great Golf Experience

Breathtaking views, great service. Course is in great shape. As a Scottsdale resident always one of... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Sharon S
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The Boulders is world renowned as one of the finest golf, tennis and spa resorts in the United States, a 2008 Golf Magazine Platinum Medal Award winning resort. Travel and Leisure Golf recently ranked The Boulders as the #7 Golf Resort in the USA for 2006 and #2 Golf Resort in the USA for 2005. Regionally the magazine ranked The Boulders the #1 Golf Resort in the Southwest for 2005 and 2006. The Boulders Club is nestled in the tranquil beauty of the high Sonoran desert and 12-million year old granite boulder formations that dot the landscape. From the ancient Indians to the modern day vacationers who come to bask in the peace of a spectacular natural setting, all have been drawn to the vast serenity of the terrain and the precariously balanced boulders silhouetted against the Sonoran sky.
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34631 N Tom Darlington Dr, Carefree, AZ 85377
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"in great shape"
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"pro shop"
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"north and south courses"
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"summer rates"
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"fairways and greens"
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"challenging holes"
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"high handicappers"
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"cart path"
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"great clubhouse"
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"enjoyable round"
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"beverage cart"
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"tee boxes"
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"practice facilities"
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"driving range"
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Continuing my quest to golf all the Phoenix Metro area courses, I of course was destined to hit The Boulders eventually and I was glad I did.   This was my 75th course to try.   I must say for now this is my favorite course.  For...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Breathtaking views, great service. Course is in great shape. As a Scottsdale resident always one of our favorite courses to play.

Thank Sharon S
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We golfed here during our week vacation in Scottsdale. This is a top notch track in an incredible location. Course was in perfect condition, great staff and a fun round. We will be back next time we are in Az.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Beautiful setting, magnificent condition...The Boulders is everything one would expect of a desert course. Some target golf, but it's not unreasonable. Each hole sets up as an appropriate challenge. Course staff is pleasant and accommodating. Great Pro Shop and very good restaurant (for breakfast and...More

Thank Pat L
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We had heard that the North Course wasn't as interesting as the South, but we when we played the North Course recently our group was plenty impressed. With undulating, winding holes and impeccable conditioning this course was a real treat. Our only quibble is that...More

Thank Craig M
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We decided to go ahead and splurge to play here on a recent trip to Scottsdale and did get a pretty reasonable rate on Golfnow. 5 stars all around at this golf club. Excellent staff; great practice facilities (range, chipping, bunker, putting green). We played...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this golf course, my favorite is the south course the views are exceptional and you will not regret your visit. Today I played the North course and had a very enjoyable round. The tee boxes, fairways and greens were in excellent condition....More

1  Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

My and I have been playing the North and South courses at The Boulders for a f ew years, and have always enjoyed them. This year was not different. Playing both courses during our stay in Scottsdale, we found both courses to be in excellent...More

Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

The golf here is simply amazing! The boulders throughout was fun and the photos will show. We had a wonderful time, staff was very accommodating and nice with one exception. We were playing at a nice pace and completed our round in less the 4...More

Thank Grantmale
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

My husband and I stayed one night at Boulders Resort and loved the property! We were automatically upgraded to a 1 bedroom Villa, which was huge and beautiful (although it was starting to show its age and in need of a fresh coat of paint...More

7  Thank ChicagoAlleyCat
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Response from AndrewReese | Reviewed this property |
We played by ourselves but it was 106 degrees out. Lol So were might have been the only ones dumb enough to go out. I didn't get the impression that would normally be a problem though. We did not see anyone else on the... More
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