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PGA West Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course

56150 Pga Blvd, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-4600
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This is a great golf course but you better have your A game. Most of the greens are elevated... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Calgary, Canada
Golfing in paradise

PGA West keeps their courses pristine! This is the place to escape a cold harsh winter and relax... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Lisa L
via mobile
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Designed by famed Jack Nicklaus, this 18-hole championship desert course is dramatic in design, featuring plenty of large lakes, deep bunkers and steep drops off the edges of greens.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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56150 Pga Blvd, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253-4600
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a great golf course but you better have your A game. Most of the greens are elevated with huge steep banks in front of them. If you are just a little short you bounce down into traps with 10ft plus banks in front...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

PGA West keeps their courses pristine! This is the place to escape a cold harsh winter and relax with friends. It is a nice challenging course. The weather is perfect and the views of the mountains are stunning. PGA West is located in the Quaint...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Having been excited to book this course, it turned out to be a tremendous let down. The course itself was in good shape but was virtually nondescript. Combine that with poor signage (as to where next tees were, etc) and it was just not as...More

Thank Sjt64
Reviewed 18 January 2017

couldn't have asked for a better trip course was perfect staff above par .I will definitely be back several more time this year

Thank Jeanine R
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I played this course on July 4, 2016. Upon arrive I checked in to the pro shop. The young lady that waited on my wife and I was nice. The other person behind the counter (young man) was condescending and rude. He asked if I...More

1  Thank Mister M
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Yes, it does rain in the desert, but don't let it slow you down. Light sprinkles during the first 5 holes, but not enough to send you for cover. Course is a lot more forgiving than it looks. Fairways are actually fairly wide. Most fairways...More

Thank Keith R
Reviewed 30 March 2016

This is a nice course to play,however the conditioning could be improved,the greens were slow and very uninteresting [little undulation.However the service was excellent with all the amenities for an enjoyable day

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Apart from an unfortunate exchange with a Starter who must have been having an "Off Day" as he was pleasant when encountered a day later on the Stadium Course, my wife and I thoroughly enjoyed this course. We always check in advance when booking a...More

Thank Racey7
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

You expect the amenities. You at least expect GPS on the carts or at most a map on the scorecard. We got neither so likely we would have had to buy a booklet in the Pro Shop. The course was good, but we thought a...More

Thank Golfgal60
Reviewed 14 November 2015

We played the Nicklaus course the day after the Stadium course. There is a lot less water but still plenty of sand. The 18th hole is a great finishing hole alongside the water.

Thank WildcatNZ
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