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Legacy Golf Club at Lakewood Ranch

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Address: 8255 Legacy Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34202-2514
Phone Number:
+1 941-907-7920
06:30 - 06:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 06:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Legacy is an upscale, 18-hole championship daily fee course, unique from...

Legacy is an upscale, 18-hole championship daily fee course, unique from anything found in Southwest Florida. By offering value added, impeccable levels of service and conditioning it appeals to traveling golfers and locals alike. As an award-winning Arnold Palmer Signature Designed course, Legacy has earned its reputation as one of the premier layouts in the Southeast US. The course features elevated multiple tees and virtually every hole is framed with sand and water. Our unique course has generous landing areas and wide corridors, making the look very dramatic and visually challenging, while still approachable to all players.

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She lost 14 balls

My friend was laughing that she lost 14 balls. Nothing to brag about but the course is challenging and picturesque. I lost 2. It's been awhile but would go back any time, need... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My friend was laughing that she lost 14 balls. Nothing to brag about but the course is challenging and picturesque. I lost 2. It's been awhile but would go back any time, need to conquer..

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burlington, vermont
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60 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Played here twice and the cart died both times. We literally had to push it up the slightest incline. Nobody in the clubhouse answered the phone when we called for help. When we finally finished and told them their response was "yeah, the carts are old." No apologies. The layout is good but it's a long walk from the 4th... More 

Thank spokinword
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This golf course was awesome right down to the staff at check in! greens and fairways were in excellent shape. My husband and I had a wonderful golfing experience with challenging holes which made it fun!

Thank Roz H
Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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95 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

From the moment you drive into Legacy Golf, you feel that you are at a special place. The Pro Shop sits above the course and it is open and inviting. There is a restaurant grill on the other side. You are greeted by all the staff that is available. You are greeted sincerely. Everyone is friendly. The course is in... More 

Thank BaileyBoy007
Buffalo, New York
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Challenging but very fair golf course. Great layout, no two holes are the same. It is challenging enough for a scratch golfer and fair enough for any handicap player. Conditions were excellent and the service impeccable. There is a deal including breakfast, lunch, and two drinks- the food is fantastic and your breakfast is ready in less than 5 minutes...... More 

1 Thank dan_buffalo
Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Course has a great layout with lots of different holes and shots throughout. Very fun to play. My friends and I have been playing this course for a couple yrs. on our annual trip down from Buffalo and Mike, Natasha, Stephanie and Samantha all went above and beyond in taking care of our group. They took the time to get... More 

Thank timgX7335GA
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

The greens ware in horrible condition, we kept getting wet with sprinkles and no one told us they were on. There were weeds everywhere, and when we went to the restaurant portion of the course the service was absolutely unprofessional. I also noticed the staff was drinking on their shift, and smelled like Marijuana.

1 Thank My Info Pawel W
Cedar Falls, IA
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159 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Played 18 here, great course. Back nine is very challenging. There is water on every hole (lots of gators too).

Thank exacta123
Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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520 reviews
128 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I've heard both good and bad about this course and was invited by a friend in Rotary to join him and a couple of his friends for 18 holes. The course was in excellent shape, although the greens seem to be a little slow. This is a very challenging course and what I would call Target golf. Very very challenging... More 

1 Thank Rockydogz1
Bradenton, Florida
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Started off at the sign in when we were told that the course was over seeded, carts were restricted to rough only and beware of the operating sprinklers. This information should have been given when booking the reservation, not at sign in. We would not have chosen this course under these circumstances. Then several times during play the sprinklers would... More 

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