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Pasatiempo Golf Club

18 Clubhouse Rd, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-1802
+1 831-459-9155
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Impressive Golf Course

Pasatiempo is a wonderful track that should leave any golfer happy and impressed. Played recently... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York City, New York
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Wow.. Hard, Fair and Lightning Fast

If you are golf aficionado, Pasitempo is course you must play. It's expensive for a non member $240... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2016
Robert F
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Spanish for "passing of time," this delightful 18-hole golf course overlooks scenic Monterey Bay providing both beauty and challenge to amateur and pro golfers alike.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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18 Clubhouse Rd, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-1802
+1 831-459-9155
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pasatiempo is a wonderful track that should leave any golfer happy and impressed. Played recently and was in top shape, although the greens were extremely fast and challanging. Also, bunkers everywhere! Enjoyed back 9 more as there are some truly memorable holes (10, 11, 16,...More

Thank Bucky6478
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

If you are golf aficionado, Pasitempo is course you must play. It's expensive for a non member $240 w/out cart but playing and seeing the design and challenges are truly enjoyable. The greens are well protected with deep bunkers. Forget about your score as mid...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

No doubt this is a really good golf course. How could it not be after being penned by the same hand that gave us Augusta National and Cypress Point. However, riding on the power of this brand to peg the price @ $262.00 a round...More

Thank 809kevinw
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Legendary status lives up to the hype. Staff is exceptional, engaging, and encouraging. The course is extraordinary. No flat lies, greens that are steep and slick, rough that is thick. Bunkers are typical of Dr. MacKenzie's designs. Worth the price. The course that Julie Inkster...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 27 March 2016

I don't have much to add to the other reviews. Alister MacKenzie chose to live on this course and it really is quite beautiful. The course is in amazing shape, the staff is first class, the food in the clubhouse is pretty good. The greens...More

Thank mous
Reviewed 25 February 2016

From the moment we arrived to the conclusion of our round there was nothing that could be faulted. Staff greeted us warmly and could not have been more helpful or accommodating. The course is a visual and golfing treat with spectacular vistas and challenging holes....More

1  Thank Racey7
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Being from Massachusetts I do not often get the opportunity to play in California so when a friend "won" an auction to play Pebble and Spyglass and I was invited to come along I leapt at the opportunity. We decided to extend our stay and...More

1  Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Four of us went on a golfing trip to Monterey. This was our last stop. This is a very tough course. the course conditions were excellent. Greens were very well maintained and the bunkers were excellent. Having never played a golf course by Alistair McKenzie,...More

Thank AmanSodhi2000
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Pasatiempo 20 Clubhouse Rd. Santa Cruz, CA California is blessed with some of the finest golf courses in the world. I finally got the opportunity to play one of the best designed by the legendary Dr. Alister MacKenzie. This truly is a magnificent course. Fortunately...More

Thank Realtor44
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

For years I have enjoyed watching the Masters and admired a beautiful layout of a course. I'm sure every golfer is familiar with Augusta National. What I was not familiar with was a course named Pasatiempo Golf Club. When I read that Alister MacKenzie considered...More

Thank Jeff J
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
Courses are really charging a lot these days in this area. Yes, Pasatiempo is $200 or more, and yes, it is worth it. It is historic and has some amazing attributes, and the greens are the closest thing you will ever see to... More