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Palmer Course at La Cantera

17865 Babcock Rd, San Antonio, TX 78255-2214
+1 210-558-2365
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Course with a View

This is a fun course with some interesting holes, and two quirky holes. The views on the back nine... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2016
via mobile
Spectacular Course with great views and some challenging holes

The Palmer course is one of two courses at LaConterra. Palmer is more tree lined and has some great... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2016
Steve M
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Designed by Arnold Palmer, this public 18-hole championship course, at Par-71 and 6,926 yards, is set dramatically over 250 acres in the Texas Hill Country.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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17865 Babcock Rd, San Antonio, TX 78255-2214
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+1 210-558-2365
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is a fun course with some interesting holes, and two quirky holes. The views on the back nine are spectacular---seeing the entire city. Greens were fast. Fairways were in good shape. Overall, I enjoyed it. It is expense to play. But if you're visiting,...More

Thank MemphisZ
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The Palmer course is one of two courses at LaConterra. Palmer is more tree lined and has some great elevation changes. It's somewhat more difficult than the Resort course but if you enjoy a challenge, then play this course. There are a few holes where...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Played this fathers day and the course wasn't very crowded at all. The driving range is very short, irons only. With that being said the course is only 6800 from the tips so most of the course is irons only. I was able to play...More

Thank spotuoneas
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were on a quick getaway, so while I lounged by the pool, he went to play the Palmer Course. I went to meet him and rode with him on the back 9, and I'm so glad I did! It was absolutely...More

Thank hotelspoiled
Reviewed 18 May 2016

My wife and I played the day after a hard rain and it was cart path only and there were a few traps washed out or full of water. Other than that the course was in great condition and very playable. The front nine you...More

Thank RonJac
Reviewed 13 March 2016

we were received promptly in the pro shop. the practice green is nice and in good condition. the course is in good, overall condition. we were disappointed that the greens had been recently aerated. we were told that they were fast, but i guess that...More

Thank justustravellers
Reviewed 5 March 2016

As we arrived we were welcomed greeted and shown around, had lunch there shrimp salad was very good. my wife rode along a with me the charged 25$ I get it but don't agree. the greens were very good and tough to putt lots of...More

Thank wilfy57
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Its a tough course. Lot's of blind fairway shots to the green. Well maintained fairways and greens. A little pricey, but worth the challenge.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 14 January 2016

The Palmer course is about 5 miles away from the resort but the effort to play here is well worth it. The greens are lightning fast and many slope from side to side so playing with a member or reading the yardage book will be...More

Thank dlsmissionary
Reviewed 8 January 2016

We played this course today and it was in great shape for early January. This course will challenge any golfer and punishes errant tee shots (and even some accurate shots with tough lies), but the scenery of this course is really nice, especially for Texas....More

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2 April 2017|
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Response from James F | Reviewed this property |
If you play on a week day, you should be able to play in 4 hrs, 15 min.