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Mauna Lani Resort Golf Club

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Address: 68-1310 Mauna Lani Dr, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9704
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+1 808-885-6655

Located at the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, two golf challenges -...

Located at the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, two golf challenges - the North Course and the South Course - are both 18-holes at par 72, and known for the beautiful black lava and putting greens.

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Great 36 Hole Facility

I have played both courses several times and consistently receive great service and wonderful golf. Will play here every time. Although would much prefer to walk and carry my... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Rex S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have played both courses several times and consistently receive great service and wonderful golf. Will play here every time. Although would much prefer to walk and carry my clubs, the way golf is meant to be played.

Thank Rex S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

came ten years ago, the course is still good, with good view. Though the grounds are not as good as it used to be.

Thank yotsu
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

First of all get your tee time from golfnow as you will pay a lot less for fees. Also bring your gps or range finder because they are not supplied. The course is poorly marked save for the 150 yardage. We did see the cart girl several times. There is no starter and we were not told where the washrooms... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We have played the North Course at Mauna Lani for over twenty years and it seems to keep getting better. This place is in the best condition ever. The tees are pristine as are the fairways and greens. They have a lot of people here to assist you starting out. Cory was a great help at starter and later showed... More 

Thank bobemac
Kaysville, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This review is only for the South course as I've never played the North. Course is always in impeccable condition. Very playable as it's a resort course so fun for all types of handicaps. Can sometimes be windy but that's Hawaii for you. The par three 15th may be the best par three in golf.

Thank Ryan R
Sunriver, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

A great golf experience on the BIG ISLAND!! Great service from JEFF KEYES, one of the assistant pros. He is an excellent people person. Thanks, JEFF

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Montreal Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We played golf on Mauna Lani South course and Mauna Kea 20 minutes north….I preferred the Mauna Lani south course to Mauna Kea…course condition at that time of the year , layout in general…my preference it is fun to play, the view is amazing and holes near the water are beautiful....not too busy and challenging on some of the shots,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

I've played Mauna Lani at least a half dozen times and this is the first time I have been disappointed with them. My issue is they charged me full price for the round, $225.00, on a day when maintenance was working on at least a dozen of the holes. I was playing by myself but had an audience or distractions... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The course was in great shape, the greens rolled real nice and the views were spectacular. My wife was along for the ride.. and let me just Mauna Lani you guys really take advantage of visitors charging to ride in the cart, so far other course have not I think your taking advantage of people visiting THIS NEEDS TO STOP!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Beautiful course for sure and the ocean holes are amazing with fantastic photo ops. That being said, the course lacked a bit for amenities for the price. Most courses at this price have GPS in the carts and comfort stations along the way. It's still a great course and it's obviously well maintained.

Thank Mary B

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