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Horseshoe Bay Resort - Applerock Course

Horseshoe Bay, TX
+1 800-252-9363
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I live in the Texas Hill Country and this is one of the best courses you can play without a doubt... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gerald B
Horseshoe Bay, Texas
via mobile
Picturesque Golf Course

The Applerock Course at Horseshoe Bay is a beautiful course. There are some great hill country... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
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This three-time Silver Medal Award Winner features magnificent views and its two dramatic back-to-back par five 10th and 11th holes, which shoot down from the top of the Caprock to the blue shores of Lake LBJ below.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I live in the Texas Hill Country and this is one of the best courses you can play without a doubt. The front 9 is fantastic and demands your best golf, while the back 9 provides a chance to score. The 10th hole could easily...More

Thank Gerald B
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The Applerock Course at Horseshoe Bay is a beautiful course. There are some great hill country views and while the course is not easy it is not punitive either and can be enjoyed by golfers with a wide range of handicaps. It is definitely worth...More

Thank M5174HAmichaelj
Reviewed 9 August 2017

There are few courses in the area that have the combination of challenge and beauty as "Apple" (how the locals refer to it). Whether I go out for a quick nine in the afternoon or bring guests to play 18, I always have a great...More

Thank Fcvwineguy
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Picturesque, challenging golf course, yet able to be played by novices. Didn't feel pressured by group behind us. Course is well managed for start times. We saw deer and other wildlife. Course we'll maintained. Starter, Nathan and pro shop and grill personnel were very courteous....More

Thank cycledallas
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Apple rock was very scenic. Starts out with a great front 9, lots of variety, good views, well designed. After the nice, short par 3 over the lake #12, the stretch of par 4's on the back 9 are a little weak, but overall a...More

Thank desertduffergolf
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Decently hard, LONG course from the ladies tees. In great condition. Some claim this is the more scenic, as it has lake views, but it is comparable to Ramrock, which I preferred. Plenty of opportunities to lose balls. Nice facilities, very nice condition.

Thank Sheryl B
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

WOW what a course! It was in great shape even immoderately after the rain. Very friendly staff. The range and practice areas were great. Small pro shop with the bare necessities. Food ate the grill was very good and made for you as you waited.

Thank preston1353
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Course was in great condition. Fun to play with just enough difficulty to keep you attention. Par 3's overwater pose the greatest challenge. Starter gave a great intro and even made sure we got a picture from the first tee. Snack bar was good and...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 18 July 2015

I love this course. It is very challenging but not too hard. The staff loaded my clubs and took great care of us. I saw more deer and wildlife on many holes. Ram Rock is the hardest of 3 courses and Slick Rock is the...More

Thank RKC2406
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Justin was the driver and tour guide of the ski boat we rented. Justin made sure he had all the skies, life jackets, raft, etc. that would make our afternoon fun. Justin even had a play list of tunes that were ideal for our age...More

Thank mhj_nm
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