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Riviera Maya Golf Club

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Address: | Gran Bahia Principe Akumal, Akumal, Mexico
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Par 3 Executive

Took my wife to this course for the executive course and it was awesome. The course is in immaculate shape. Although a little expensive, this was our excusion and well worth it... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Took my wife to this course for the executive course and it was awesome. The course is in immaculate shape. Although a little expensive, this was our excusion and well worth it. You get a 50% discount if you are with certain resorts so that made it a lot better, not sure if I'd play here if it was full... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lush Course populated with mostly unfriendly "chip-on-their-shoulder" staff who rent substandard golf clubs with sizes that do not match in the bag. Bring your own clubs, and improve your experience. They advertise Callaway, but rent Taylor Made to the tourists. You are better off bringing your own set at $45 for rental rates for mismatched clubs. Otherwise, this venue offers... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Played the course twice during my vacation at BP Sian Ka'an. Great to be a short walk to the Proshop. This is a long course at 6691 yards from the Blue tees. It does play every yard on the card. Whites are still 6000 yards. While a very fair course, some "local" knowledge is useful as there is lots of... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Played here a few times and never disappointed. The course is well maintained and difficult, while also being wide open. The 6th is a beautiful hole on top of a cenote and there are more hidden gems on the course. Any level of golfer can manage it, but it is a long one.

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Brazil, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I played the Riviera Maya Golf Club course on Tuesday 12/27. I have played many golf courses in the USA and a few in other countries, and this course is as good as any I have played. I booked it thru the resort and had to provide my owe transportation which was a 20 min taxi ride. Rented clubs at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The golf course is magnificent. The grass is green and very lush. Bring your "A-game" because the fairways are fast so you roll long! Definitely a must do if you stay at the Bahia Principe Riviera Maya.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I got a chance to wander over to the RTJ III designed track because it was a featured attraction while staying at the Secrets Akumal resort in December 2016. Playing single they slipped me on the first tee at 7:30 a.m. which meant I had the course to myself - the tee sheet was filled until 11 a.m. after that... More 

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Elizabeth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Great value and the course was in great shape and awesomely manicured has a few challenging holes and the views and scenery are beautiful one recommendation is to make sure to bring a few extra balls if you miss hit a shot its pretty thick in the jungle, if your gonna be at the resort and play golf you must... More 

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Friendly staff and great experience. The greens and fairways were perfectly groomed and dark green in color. We rented clubs and they were clean and ready for play, they were Calloway. The coarse was spread out but easy to follow. Be ready for narrow jungle lined fairways with some water hazards sprinkled in, plus plenty of sand bunkers to avoid.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Excellent course both for the look, challenge and upkeep. We stayed at the GBP and had an offer for residents at 50% - As travelling from the Uk I also hired some clubs and shoes as too lazy. All in just over $100 which wasnt bad for a championship course. Included were the usual refreshments that you'd expect in a... More 

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