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The Preserve at Rathbun Lake

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Golf Outting

A group of 12 went for 2 days of golf on a golf/ stay package. The lodge where we all stayed is... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Carol C
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Golf course

the course was challenging and fun. Staff friendly, loved the GPS carts. Plan to come back again... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible0%
2 Oct 2018
“Golf Outting”
9 Jul 2018
“Golf course”
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A group of 12 went for 2 days of golf on a golf/ stay package. The lodge where we all stayed is beautiful and has a great water park with bike trails, boating and much more plus a challenging 18 hole golf course. We plan...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carol C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

the course was challenging and fun. Staff friendly, loved the GPS carts. Plan to come back again. My husband and I really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kathleensZ9374PH
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Three of us played the reserve at the twilight rate while staying at the lodge. Not the longest course but rewards you for hitting it straight. Greens were in great shape. Staff was pleasant. Would definitely play again.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank OmahaMike
Reviewed 21 March 2016

The golf course struck me as not too hard, not too easy, perhaps not sufficiently challenging for scratch players, but fine for me. It is also a very attractive golf course even though one hole was flooded on the approach. More challenging, right? The lake...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Jon_Scuba_11
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Feels like the course just fits land perfectly, looks like it has been there for decades instead of just a few years. The environmental impact of this operations has been minimized in so many ways it is awesome to see. The wildlife on and surrounding...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank JamersonRocks
Reviewed 4 November 2015

I originally visited this course 3 years ago. I wanted to see what has changed since then. My original (lengthy) review is under the resort’s review. This is a follow-up. 1) This is still a very fun, very challenging 18-hole golf course that is primarily...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank MBgolfnut
Reviewed 11 September 2015

The morning breakfast buffet bar with personal made to order omlette is exceptional. Sometimes there is not a good selection of good desserts. And not always generous with their carved meat. Atmosphere is excellent.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank MarciaBenjam
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Golf course was wonderful. Lots of rain the week before and some washout areas, but the tees and greens were outstanding. The greens putted very true and were receptive to good shots. It is a course with some player friendly fairway widths and played very...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Doug3130
Reviewed 15 June 2015

The Chariton Area Chamber Main Street held a fundraiser Golf Tournament at the Preserve June 11, 2015. As a committee member it was so much fun for all involved even though it rained most of the day. Golfers came from Des Moines, Norwalk, Cedar Rapids...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Linda B
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We were disappointed in the condition of the course. Early in the year but should have been better. Also, the gentleman who handled the carts was great.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Cathy C
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