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Tobacco Road Golf Club

442 Tobacco Rd, Sanford, NC 27332-9167
+1 877-284-3762
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One of the most entertaining golf courses we have played

Our group started our Pinehurst trip with a round at Tabacco Road. We were told before we went that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jason h
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Elmvale
via mobile
What a Hoot

What a fun ride it is to play Tobacco Road. The course is very scenic and beautiful with a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CoalOhio
,
Ohio
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This course threads through a former sand quarry and has the feel of a maze.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“blind shots” (46 reviews)
“yardage book” (16 reviews)
“mike strantz” (12 reviews)
LOCATION
442 Tobacco Rd, Sanford, NC 27332-9167
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+1 877-284-3762
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our group started our Pinehurst trip with a round at Tabacco Road. We were told before we went that it was a wild and crazy course. To say it is fun is an understatement but you you have to go into it knowing it won’t...More

Thank jason h
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Jason H., Thanks for including in your recent trip to the Sandhills. Great review and we hope to see you again soon. Sincerely,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fun ride it is to play Tobacco Road. The course is very scenic and beautiful with a devious layout. Be sure to pick a yardage that allows you the accuracy you need for highly challenging approach shots to deviously-situated greens. Truly an exceptional...More

Thank CoalOhio
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

CoalOhio, Thanks for playing, glad you had a great day! The yardage guide, which is also on our free smartphone app, is a must for any first time player. Hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Martha H.

Reviewed 17 October 2017

Challenge..... WOW! What a great course. In perfect shape from tee to green. If you get a chance to play here do not pass it up. The four of us played here about 4 years earlier and had to come back to redeem ourselves. The...More

Thank gary s
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Gary S, Thanks for the great review! Our superintendent and his crew are excellent, and have the course in top notch shape. I will be sure to pass along your praise to all the staff. Look forward to seeing you next time. Sincerely, Martha H.

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Most interesting course you will ever play. Sixteen of us playing. Lots of fun. Can be frustrating but you have to experience this one every to say you played this type of course.

Thank Keith H
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Keith H, Thanks for playing, glad you enjoyed your round!

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This is a challenging to say the least course. Built into the tall Pines, every hole is a hole you will talk about with your buddies. It was very basic when we were there, club house wise, but if you are looking for a challenge...More

Thank CliveWatkins
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

CliveWatkins, A popular question received at the counter is, "What is your signature hole?" to which there is no answer because we have 18 signature holes thanks to the artistry of course designer Mike Strantz. Thanks for playing and we hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

I have always enjoyed Tobacco Road, but there has always been an issue with the greens when we have played here in September. I have to say that is no longer the case. The greens were beautiful. This is a great test of your shot...More

Thank Matt22260993
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Matt22260993, In the summer of 2014 we converted our greens to MiniVerde Bermudagrass and haven't looked back. I may be bias, but I truly believe we have the best and hardest working maintenance crew in the business. I will pass along your compliments to the...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Mike Strntz was a genius. Tobacco Road is a visually intimidating course but it's many doglegs, blind shots and hidden pins are challenging for all golfers. Bombers may hit it through doglegs into trouble thus it requires planning and execution to shoot anywhere near you...More

Thank docrugby1
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Docrugby1, Mike Strantz's ability to combine intrigue, challenge, and heaps of fun in 18 holes is a testament to his passion for the game and artistic skill as a designer. Thanks for playing and the great review, hope to see you soon! Sincerely, Martha H.

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic Strantz course. People either love it or hate it no in between. The course is very well taken care of. Greens were perfect and fairway was plush. Get the app on your phone it works for yardage and overviews. Make sure...More

Thank summerfield4
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Summerfield4, Thanks for playing and the great review! We hope to see you again soon! Martha H.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Bring your "A" game. This is a great course! Fairways and greens were in excellent condition. Very much a target course. Definitely get the yardage book or GPS. We always play with a Skycaddie which was invaluable. Greens are very undulating and fast, but will...More

Thank dave c
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Dave C, Thank you for the great review. Our superintendent and his staff are the best in the business and work year-round to keep the course is excellent playing condition. We hope to see you again soon! Fairways and greens, Martha H.

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Great place, fort timers should download the app to get proper assessment of the topography. Friendly staff, fun course. I was surprised they didn't offer simple amenities like tee, towels and tags...

Thank Flyby0161
Martha H, Manager at Tobacco Road Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Flyby0161, Thanks for playing, and great recommendation about the app. The Flyover Tour is helpful for first time players and even those with a few rounds under their belt! Hope you join us for another round soon. Keep it in the short grass, Martha H.

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frederick h
27 July 2016|
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Response from Martha H | Property representative |
Hi Frederick, We do not have a sister course, however, Mike Strantz, our golf course designer, has other designs located along the East coast. Caledonia and True Blue in Pawley's Island, Tot Hill Farm in Asheboro, Royal New... More
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Rjjc15
26 March 2015|
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Response from Martha H | Property representative |
Thanks for your inquiry about Tobacco Road Golf Club. Our Green fees vary over the course of a year by season but in general, $100 on Monday through Thursday and $130 on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
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