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Address: 3515 Telegraph Rd, Cobble Hill, British Columbia V0R 1L4, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 250-743-5000
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07:00 - 20:00
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Arbutus Ridge Golf Club is located 20 minutes from the outskirts of...

Arbutus Ridge Golf Club is located 20 minutes from the outskirts of Victoria on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The golf course has a Four Star Golf Digest Rating and is located in the seaside community of Cobble Hill directly surrounded by 9 Cowichan wineries and just 10 minutes from the cultural city of Duncan or 40 minutes from Nanaimo. The Satellite Bar & Grille boasts one of BC's most scenic patios overlooking the 18th hole. The glass-fronted clubhouse juts over a hill,looking out to the Satellite Channel and offers a combination of mountain and ocean views. The clubhouse offers an ideal setting for a Wedding, Banquet, Meeting or Golf Tournament. Arbutus Ridge also host the GBC Golf Academy, Vancouver Island's finest location for a golf school, golf clinic, or private golf lesson. The GBC Golf Academy boasts a full-featured practice facility with five target greens and two short game areas.

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Great Golf Course...Great Food

If you are looking for stunning views of the Satellite Channel & Mount Baker, mixed with pristine golf course upkeep & a visitor friendly welcome...⛳️...then this is the place for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 October 2016
Jody J
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Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia, Canada
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Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia, Canada
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for stunning views of the Satellite Channel & Mount Baker, mixed with pristine golf course upkeep & a visitor friendly welcome...⛳️...then this is the place for you. In addition, the GBC Academy offers great instruction, if you have the opportunity. LPGA and CPGA instructors are available. Finally, the food is great, with absolutely stunning views!

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1 Thank Jody J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Every year my husband and I get a way with a golf trip to Crown I. Always guaranteed a great time. Gold course is great, well maintained. Food and restaurants always leaves us with a good taste. And the accommodations are 5 star. All round, their staff make you feel like family and not just another paying customer. Can't wait... More 

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Thank Laurie E
Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I played this course on July 29th early in the morning. The moment we pulled up to the tee box the starter was extremely condescending. There were three members waiting to tee up that clearly knew the starter, and he decided to put my friend and I out in front of them. My friend is not a great golfer, and... More 

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1 Thank Robert G
jace75, General Manager at Arbutus Ridge Golf Club, responded to this review

Hi Robert, thank you very much for the valuable feedback and please accept our sincere apologies. I agree, this is unacceptable and we will follow up with the Members and Team Member in a constructive manner. I also agree 100% with some of the issues facing the game. We've worked very hard on many of the macro issues facing the... More 

west coast
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

If you do not stop for a bite after around you really missed a nice treat at a fair price. Great nachos!

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1 Thank grenchman
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I drove the Malahat last week to come in for lunch and we will definitely be returning. A younger girl ( trying to remember her name I believe it's Michaela) was serving us and it was one of the most pleasant experiences we have had in a long time. She paid close attention to detail, checking in... More 

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2 Thank cathyedwards1947
Swift Current, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We played the late afternoon of the BC boys championship and the greens were cut low but the course was in great shape.many people walking but as a visitor I'd cart it the first time as greens to next tee box was sometimes a jaunt. Overall great course,wildlife all around and fish and chips for supper was the best I've... More 

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Newmarket, Canada
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98 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

There isn't anything much not to like. Played the course in May and it was in excellent condition -- especially the greens. The scenery was fantastic and the pace of play was more than acceptable. There are several holes that the average golfer will never ( and I mean " never " ) make par without divine intervention. The clubhouse... More 

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1 Thank David L
jace75, General Manager at Arbutus Ridge Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your visit and taking the time to share your kind words! We look forward to your next visit. Jason More 

Cobble Hill, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Perfect menu for the picky...Local ingredients excellent meals...great view and golf course after eating

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Thank Melita B
Cobble Hill, British Columbia, Canada
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

AR Golf is an excellent course with tight fairways and GREAT greens! Quite wet at the moment but will dry up quickly and give the hackers or semi-pros a run for their money. Love the place!

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Thank Jim C
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

The course was beautiful for mid-November! Loved the heated restroom on the 5th hole! The only challenge was finding our way back to the club house after nine holes. This is the first time we have played this course and thought it unusual the ninth hole landed is quite far from the clubhouse.

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Thank Cristal G

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