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Address: 3750 Grove Park Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32311-3615
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+1 850-942-4653

Southwood Golf Club - located in Tallahassee, Florida is an extraordinary...

Southwood Golf Club - located in Tallahassee, Florida is an extraordinary facility created by The St. Joe Company and one of the most celebrated layouts in Florida.

Named one of the Top 35 New Courses in America by Golf Magazine and among America's Best New Courses by Golf Digest, SouthWood wows golfers from across the country. SouthWood was also named One of the Top 50 Courses for women by Women in Golf Magazine and voted Tallahassee's Best Golf Course by Tallahassee Magazine.

Masterfully designed by PGA Tour legend Fred Couples and his renowned design partner, architect Gene Bates, SouthWood Golf Club is an upscale public facility nestled among rolling hills, pastureland, and ancient oak trees draped in Spanish moss. SouthWood Golf Club was designed to provide enjoyable and challenging golf experience for players of all levels.

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Casual GREAT Food

Streak quesodillas are EXCELLENT, as is Monte Cristo Wrap. Huge hot dogs for kids, with large kids menu offerings. Plus, a full bar ... all reasonably priced! We'll be back for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 August 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Streak quesodillas are EXCELLENT, as is Monte Cristo Wrap. Huge hot dogs for kids, with large kids menu offerings. Plus, a full bar ... all reasonably priced! We'll be back for sure!

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Good concept but no longer well taken care of, not really clean, microwave broke first day, freezer on small refrigerator not working. Wifi not great. If you make a reservation they will cancel you easily I'd they have a wedding booked and not care. They did this to us weeks after our reservation for 3 cottages was confirmed. Very bad... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Southwood is an exceptionally beautiful golfing community. It's close to the Capitol and all 3 State colleges. The cottages are located in the most romantic and idyllic setting EVER! It's like a movie set its so perfect. You can't be disappointed!!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Menu selections are varied. Wait staff is slow. All in all, will not return. Other places offer more, although setting is pretty.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

While Southwood Golf Club is decent, the staff are not. Four of us golfed on a Saturday with a 11:45 tee time. All were at T box early. Two players had never been to the course so were chatting about drive strategy. These discussions continued throughout the course as the course is challenging. At the turn overpriced hotdogs and adult... More 

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Niceville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

This is my third visit and every time the course has been perfect. The maintenance staff here is tops, but not to leave out the Golf Shop, they are tops as well. You will not have a bad experience here and be on your beat game for the 4th hole. The approach shot demands you attention,do not take it for... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

A beautiful golf course within a suburb of Tallahassee, created within the past 10+ years as a planned community, saving beautiful live oak trees, some rolling hills, and lots of green grasses from formerly verdant pastures of Florida bred and born cattle. Residents and builders have created and kept up a great addition to the Tallahassee landscape. My visits to... More 

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Graham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2014

Love this golf course. Played in mid-February, 2014. The week before they had just held an amateur tournament. Love the fast greens. Both fairways and greens were in excellent condition. The staff are very proud of their course and expressed great pleasure that we choose to play at their course. Fairly wide fairways. All around a fair and challenging course.... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2014 via mobile

What a great find! If you are visiting Tallahassee and would like a unique and beautiful place to stay call Southwood and reserve on of their guest cottages. These are set behind a magnificent plantation house and are absolutely some of the nicest places that we have ever stayed. If we find ourselves in Tallahassee again this is the only... More 

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Gabrielle T, General Manager at SouthWood Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and describing your experience here at SouthWood Cottages. We are happy to hear that you and your family had a wonderful experiance with us! Thank you so much for staying in our quaint hidden oasis and we look forward to your return trip. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2014

This is a beautiful looking course that is fun and challenging enough to play! The grounds have many magnificent, mammoth, old live oak trees festooned with spanish moss that only occasionally get in the way of your shots. The Clubhouse is designed well to fit this setting. The course is spread out so you don't feel crowded in by the... More 

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