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Moody Gardens Golf Course

1700 Sydnor Ln, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-6306
+1 409-683-4653
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Overpriced

I was disappointed in the condition of the golf course. Particularly considering the price we paid... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Great Course well maintained windy but that's to be expected

Husband and I played here twice during our 5 day stay and was really impressed by how well this... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Linda B
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Pottsboro, Texas
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Introducing the Moody Gardens® Golf Course, formerly the Galveston Municipal Golf Course, featuring a $16 million comprehensive renovation by the renowned golf course architects of Jacobsen Hardy Golf Course Design. Revealed in June 2008, the Moody Gardens® Golf Course still features the best historical aspects of the original layout, while significantly improving certain holes and overall course flow. The renovation included new turf grass, green complexes, elevations, irrigation, drainage, cart paths, greens and a full clubhouse renovation.
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  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lots of water” (6 reviews)
“pro shop” (5 reviews)
“slow play” (3 reviews)
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1700 Sydnor Ln, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-6306
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I was disappointed in the condition of the golf course. Particularly considering the price we paid. Positives - the course wasn’t very busy so we were able to play at our own pace. Weren’t pushed from behind or waiting on others. Negatives - grass wasn’t...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Husband and I played here twice during our 5 day stay and was really impressed by how well this public course is maintained. Lots of water and wind wind wind. Never lost so many balls in one day play but it was worth the experience....More

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

I drove down from the Space Center Houston area with a prepaid green/cart reservation. The golf shop attendant took the time to inquire if I had played here before and learning I had not, took the time to explain where to pick up my cart,...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Course is in great shape. Staff is friendly and there are specials during the week. I got on early for $30 on a Thursday morning. Fairways are tight at times and there is water everywhere. Greens just perfect. Sand traps are well maintained. Improvements? There...More

Thank Jim S
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Nice course with lots of water around the fairways, but very few holes that actually require a carry over water. The course is in very good condition right now, and the greens look great though they are a bit slow. A bit buggy on a...More

Thank Michael Y
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Wife and I had a wonderful time playing this course. The course was in fantastic shape when we played. It was Hot and Humid but worth it.

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Ask about the mosquitoes before booking. I never experienced them like this at this course before or ANYWHERE for that matter. We showed up only to find out when we were asked in the pro shop whether we had bug spray at which time he...More

Thank Experiencedwithfood
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

The course was very nice and very well maintained. Greens were awesome. This track is definitely worth the money.

Thank Delwin L
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Played twice, great shape, great staff, great rate... don't use GolfNow for rate, call course it might be cheaper.

Thank Terri T
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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The course is well cared for, and the greens roll true. The course is Challenging yet forgiving, but wind and water play a factor on every hole. It's best to play this course two days in a row, so you can capitalize on some hidden...More

Thank kennykid523
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