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Talega Golf Club

Closed Now: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Used to be the best

But; cutting corners on the cost of maintenance and the result is rather unfortunate. A good thing... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
ejpm2016
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Dana Point, California
via mobile
Nice course, lacking in condition

Great layout, terrific holes, very scenic The ownership should be ashamed as to how they let... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
michaelbkolsky
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Surprise, Arizona
via mobile
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good16%
  • Average52%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
26 Jan 2018
“Used to be the best”
24 May 2018
“Poor condition and attitude”
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999 Avineda Talega, San Clemente, CA
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

This golf course is in need of serious attention, as it is only in fair condition. Also, the staff ranks from rude to indifferent. For example, our foursome was playing about 10 min ahead of the schedule listed on the (antiquated) GPS, and the marshal...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank pw9999
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

But; cutting corners on the cost of maintenance and the result is rather unfortunate. A good thing is that the greens are regularly in good shape; however the driving range is in sad condition. A canvas that has been there since the inauguration of the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ejpm2016
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Great layout, terrific holes, very scenic The ownership should be ashamed as to how they let course conditions deteriorate Sand buckets-grade F- hard no sand Fairways- grade C- needs watering badly No marshals For the price not worth it

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank michaelbkolsky
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Love playing Talega with my son at twilight.They also have one of the best golf pros out there in Randy Chang

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank cliffhanger92
Reviewed 20 February 2017

It's been a couple of years since I had last played here, until today. Disappointing course conditions and management had turned me off in the past. I think the recent rain must have helped the course immensely. Overall, today's course conditions were pretty good. Yes,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank pitchinwedge
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The course is under massive repairs - almost every hole has re-working of area drains in bunkers, grounds under repair - and by that I mean dead or dying turf. However - the greens rolled nicely and due to transition of fairways - you get...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Mark S
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Bunker grade = FFF Fairway grade = D Tee box conditions = D GPS system = F Maintenance effort = F We played here two years ago and it was in beautiful condition. A drastic difference from our round yesterday. The course layout with the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank playnorm
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Nice staff and adequately maintained greens and fairways however course traps were traps because using sand before the word trap would have been false advertising! Was unfortunately paired up with a junior golfer and his father which was quite an experience and after nine holes...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank beachpicasso
Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

Not told until after paying to confirm a Tee time and driving to the course that the course was being refurbished and in poor condition. My son and quit after the first nine.

Thank Tapetseb22
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Very challenging for this duffer. Well managed and tended. Nice change from desert scape to playing among the houses.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Ben C
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