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Address: 2600 Golf Course Dr, San Diego, CA 92102-1092
Phone Number: +1 619-235-1184

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Nice course for a Muni

Nice golf course. Almost need to play it once to know where to hit the ball on some holes. The range is closed on Monday mornings until 9 or 10 am for maintenance so be aware. For... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 June 2016
C9928JSjimb
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Prescott, Arizona
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Clearwater, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Balboa Park is centrally located in the heart of San Diego. The Balboa Park Golf Course is located within the 1400 acres of Balboa Park, as are the San Diego Zoo, Botanical Gardens, Spanish Village Art Center, San Diego Old Globe Theatre Complex, and the Morley Sport Complex, which includes the golf course. The Balboa Park GC is a traditional... More 

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The course is an old one. Some people swear by it, but I found it convoluted and tricky. I will play there again, but there are other courses I prefer.

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Thank baltoro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Great views, good greens, challenging course at a reasonable price . Great way to spend a day without breaking the bank.

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Prescott, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Nice golf course. Almost need to play it once to know where to hit the ball on some holes. The range is closed on Monday mornings until 9 or 10 am for maintenance so be aware. For non residents it's $40 for golf and $15 each for a golf cart. Local resident walking rate is $18.

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Oceanside, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Loved the course. Greens, tees, and fairway in great shape for a downtown muni. Fairly wide open too. We actually walked it and that was a true challenge as almost every hole is up and down. Good traps and bunkers. Nice small putting green and driving range. Prices are jacked up a bit for non-residents, but for a downtown course... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

We played both the executive 9 hole course and the full 18. The full 18 is a good challenge and the price is not overwhelming. The 9 is good fun if you need an 1 1/2 hour game.

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ontheroadagn7
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

My friend arrived a day early so we decided to phone around for some golf. Called the night before. Given a 7:30 tee time. Perfect day weather wise and a perfect atmosphere for golf.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Great golf course, we hired clubs (bit battered) and buggies bought hats, grinned, had giggles and enjoyed the golf. Course is in an amazing setting in the middle of downtime, with fantastic views. The greens were a bit furry but the rest of the course was well layed out and a good but not too tough challenge. A shout goes... More 

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Thank sherbertdipper
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

Great executive course. Fairways and greens are in perfect shape. Kudos to the greens keeper. The fourth tee is little too close to people exercising, but that's why we yell fore! Golf buddies and I will definitely be back :)

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Thank Tony B
San Marcos, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015

Walked on here on our way to the airport. Got on as soon as we were ready to play. Most of the holes are pretty straight but has some pretty good par 4's mixed in. Trees line most fairways. Greens were in excellent shape. Slow play was a problem and no one seemed to care.

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