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Great Public Golf Course!

One of the most beautiful public golf courses I have ever seen, complete with rolling hills! The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Betsy N
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Boca Raton, Florida
Loved this beautiful 101 year old course!

The words I’d use to describe this course are stately and elegant. It’s got some good challenges... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travelwork
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Thornton, Colorado
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10400 County Road 48, Howey in the Hills, FL 34737-3000
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 February 2012

We went here with family and friends (7 of us) for Thanksgiving. Beautiful setting and great food, wonderful variety, not just the same old turkey - day, although that was available too! Really a great dining experience.

1  Thank carhag
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 April 2011

Had Easter Brunch here and was severely disappointed! There were too many people, lines for all the food, and when you got up there trays of food were empty. No plates available, wait staff too overwhelmed to be attentive at all. For the money it...More

1  Thank beach_mom_leesburg
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All reviews el campeon in great shape get away greens and fairways central florida played both courses nice resort cart girl fine dining mount dora holes elevation tees brunch placement lakes alligators
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most beautiful public golf courses I have ever seen, complete with rolling hills! The golf course was beautifully designed with lots of natural fauna. You will not be disappointed!!

Thank Betsy N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The words I’d use to describe this course are stately and elegant. It’s got some good challenges, the architecture of the Mission Inn adds interest and we even had an alligator on the 18th hole for an added attraction! Really enjoyed the experience.

Thank travelwork
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a little get away for our anniversary, we always try to pick a place we can play golf and go shopping. Mission Inn has golf and close to Mt Dora for shopping. The hotel staff were always very friendly and helpful. Our room...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Best golf course I have played in my 35 years of golfing around the world. Excellent condition and great test

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Very friendly staff, great Saturday night seafood buffet resort is also close to Mount Dora and Clermont. I'm not a golfer but the course's looked very nice. Great area for motorcycle riding.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We played Las Colinas, which was just okay at best, nothing special. But, what ticks me off is being charged underhandedly for a tee-time we didn't use. We booked a foursome through GolfNow although one guy in our group had to withdraw because his dog...More

Thank PFaus2018
Reviewed 16 May 2018

My daughter's college golf team made it to NCAA Nationals and it was held at Mission Inn. Very nice resort and great experience. Courses looked beautiful.

1  Thank nd45mac
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Played El Campeon and enjoyed it tremendously. The course conditions were good and the layout is simply fantastic with lots of water including some island type greens and some high elevations. The design is very well thought out with some unique elements including some strategic...More

Thank Larrent
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I greatly enjoyed the golf on El Campeon and I certainly want to replay a couple of the holes again that beat me up. # 17 aka the Devil is a great challenge. Dinner that night on the patio was great. The lobster bisque to...More

Thank 24615th
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Played both courses in Feb. 2018. Both were in very good shape. Greens and fairways especially were very nice, rolled well. Staff was pleasant. Rates were reasonable. Trying to get a lunch between rounds was almost impossible, slow service.

Thank kwshannon
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BungalowBill17
4 October 2016|
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Response from BudBeucher | Property representative |
Hi William, The El Campeon course is at the hotel side of the property and the Las Colinas course is the one in the neighborhood. Bud Beucher General Manager
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