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Address: Hwy190, Death Valley Junction, CA
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+1 760-786-2345

Part of the Furnace Creek Resort, this 18-hole course is 214 feet below sea...

Part of the Furnace Creek Resort, this 18-hole course is 214 feet below sea level.

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Furnace Creek Golf Course

Interesting golf course to play. I played early morning with a 6:30 tee time to avoid the heat of the day. The greens had been watered and were slow to play but the course itself... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2015
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Danville, California
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Fun to play, rather flat course open play, the 11year old had fun too. I've been to the highest in Colorado and now the lowest, fun!

Thank Katie S
Georgetown, Texas
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56 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Had been looking forward to playing his golf course since the first time we spotted it. A golf course in the middle of Death Valley, who would have thought of it, but it is beautiful, green fairways, great greens, water hazards and immense date palms line the ourse. There are several 500 yard par 5s. Truly a great experience. Note*... More 

Thank Morris K
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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58 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

We golfed two days in a row at this golf course. The course wasn't in too bad a shape considering the location and heat. We started after 2 both days and did nine holes. A number of reviewers have commented positively on the staff. Sadly, we did not have same experience. We had to go hunting for the pro shop... More 

Thank Sandy M
Pahrump, Nevada, United States
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798 reviews
438 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 282 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2015

We had a fabulous experience playing golf here. The course was well maintained and quite pretty. We were surprised to see so much water/lakes! The surrounding mountains provided a beautiful backdrop to the course. We will be back definitely to play.

1 Thank Cherie P
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109 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We arrived at the resort in intense heat but determined to play golf and we were made very welcome indeed even though we turned up without a booking. We were kitted out with clubs and a buggy there and then. Balls and tees there to purchase and keep (assuming you don't lose them!!). The course is in fabulous condition and... More 

Thank travelpartners05
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53 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Interesting golf course to play. I played early morning with a 6:30 tee time to avoid the heat of the day. The greens had been watered and were slow to play but the course itself is good and a reasonable challenge. If you are a golfer and visiting Death Valley it is definitely worth playing.

Thank tommboyd
Newton Mearns, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2014

On a trip to Las Vegas and the surrounding area for my best friend's 50th birthday, we drove up to see Death Valley, stayed at the Furnace Creek Ranch (see separate review) and took the opportunity to get in a round of golf at the hottest, lowest golf course in the world! The course is pretty good and well-maintained (especailly... More 

2 Thank RichardTasker
Guildford, United Kingdom
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610 reviews
221 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2014

We stayed in the inn at furnace creek and had the golf break of two rounds at this course. It was excellent when considering the location the course was in great condition. Nice wide fairways not too many hazards reasonable greens. We did see coyotes chasing the wildlife! Pro shop very helpful, in need you can hire clubs. Remember to... More 

2 Thank William L
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

Course can only be played from 6:30am to 2:00pm during summer season. Breathtaking views and a course in very good condition which is surprising given the golf is in the middle of Death Valley. Green fee is more than affordable and definitely worth it. We played the course in the early morning and were lucky to see some wildlife.

3 Thank Max H
Oakland, California
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62 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2014

Just being in the middle of Death Vally makes this course unique. It is a lot of fun and can be quite a challenge on certain holes if you play from the back tees. It is in great shape and the layout (especially on the front nine) has been shaped and contoured to add interest. The desert back drop is... More 

2 Thank GoldenBear72

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