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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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6hr round...Slow motion at Palmer Course

We played Saturday April 21st 2018 ..tee time was 2:49 ..a twosome... we played behind another... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jeff E
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San Antonio, Texas
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Rave review of a great golf experience

Our first visit to the course. We had a great experience! The course was in great shape And the... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
agtdarryl
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Hurst, Texas
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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.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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17865 Babcock Rd, San Antonio, TX 78255-2214
Northwest Side
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We played Saturday April 21st 2018 ..tee time was 2:49 ..a twosome... we played behind another twosome ... which was behind a slow group of 6 Which was behind another slow group of 5 (according to the only Marshall we saw about 30 minutes into...More

Thank Jeff E
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Our first visit to the course. We had a great experience! The course was in great shape And the layout was so much fun. It was a very challenging course for us. However, it was a challlenge that we truly enjoyed. I look forward to...More

Thank agtdarryl
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Palmer Course at La Cantera, we played on Saturday after playing the Resort course on Friday. I thought Friday golf was good until we arrived at the Palmer course on Saturday and played there. Great way to spend 2 days in the Texas Hill country...More

Thank Don R
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Got a great price on internet so decided play the Palmer Course. It is very secluded and very scenic. Lots of elevation changes. Its a hard course but mainly because of the Greens. They are some of the most difficult greens I have ever putted....More

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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

There are a few holes with blind shots. It is nice that the cart tells you when it is clear to hit. There is a lot of up and down playing this course. The bunkers are basically a thin layer of dirt which is different.

Thank dil345
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We saved this jewel for the last day of a 4 day, 7 round golf trip. It was well worth the wait! The staff was friendly and helpful, from the bag guys to the grill wait staff. The starter was very helpful in regards to...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Played here twice the week of March 27th, 2017. Great green fees, very good staff. Lots of room off the tee. You will need to know where to be on the green. You find out when you get to the green. Then it's game on....More

Thank tkmercier
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Course is nice. But customer service today was terrible. We were quoted a rate ( military rate) over the phone and they did not honor. Told us not their problem, was our problem. Remind me again..."the customer is always...wrong?" Many nice courses in town with...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Very nice course in great condition. Fast, undulating greens and several blind tee shots make a short course play tougher than the yardage suggests. Back nine especially has some incredible views of the entirety of San Antonio and Texas Hill Country. Only drawback is driving...More

Thank James F
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

I played two rounds at the Palmer Course and two rounds at the La Cantera course last week. I was amazed that the course was in such great shape for the middle of January. Greens were very consistent, fairways and tee boxes were excellent. I...More

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stewartroger
3 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.
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