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National Golf Club

1 Royal Troon Dr, Pinehurst, NC 28374-8702
+1 910-295-4300
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Not Thrilled

We used to play this all the time when it was National and loved the course. Now that is Pinehurst... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Concord, Ohio
Great Layout

Pinehurst Number 9 is a joy to play as the layout gets better with every hole and it starts pretty... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
via mobile
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1 Royal Troon Dr, Pinehurst, NC 28374-8702
+1 910-295-4300
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

We used to play this all the time when it was National and loved the course. Now that is Pinehurst #9, we weren't impressed! I thought it would have taken the next step. The greens were slow, the tee boxes beat up etc... It's still...More

Thank ggak
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Pinehurst Number 9 is a joy to play as the layout gets better with every hole and it starts pretty dang good with those first two holes, a little dogleg left playing slightly uphill with a nice backdrop while sand traps guard front right and...More

Thank Bandit2118
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This use to be a private course. It shows. Better then all the other resort courses except no8. Great test with big greens that have generous amount of slope, combined with many different tees to play from which makes it playable for everyone. Staff is...More

Thank golfingro
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is the type of setting that I expect when I think of taking a golf vacation. Pristine is the only word. After playing the bermuda greens at #2, Mid-Pines, and Tobacco Road, the bent-grass greens were a breath of fresh air. The course has...More

Thank Ab C
Reviewed 31 October 2015

This is a private course that had been acquired by Pinehurst. It has both private membership and Pinehurst play. The course has many interesting holes. The day we played there was a tournament practice round so some of the pin placements were unfair. The course...More

Thank datawest20
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Played Pinehurst #9 as the 3rd of four rounds of a golf trip scheduled through Tobacco Road Golf. Having arrived following a morning round nearby, the entry into the National Club was very impressive and more what we expected out of the other Pinehurst courses...More

Thank catcoach
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Shortly after the US Open, Pinehurst Resort announced the acquisition of National Golf Golf. National is, if anything, even better than before. This Jack Nicklaus design is a challenge to even the scratch golfer. Tom Parsons (head pro) is the nicest pro in the Village...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Our first trip to Pinehurst to play where the pros play. Sad to say this particular golf course is in serious need of care. The fairways are passable, the rough is non-existent, the tee boxes are torn up, the sand bunkers are not the fluffy...More

Thank out-of-here-arizona
Reviewed 2 April 2015

This is a Jack Nicklaus course that in typical Nicklaus fashion borders on unplayable for the average golfer. Tee shots are demanding, all approaches require that you fly the ball on the green in that there are a variety of hazards in front of every...More

Thank mp4378
Reviewed 19 February 2015

now PInehurst #9 is a great golf course with beautiful scenic views and some amazing houses. the service in the bar is awesome and the food is great. Try to play here on one of my trips to pinehurst each year. one drawback, since they...More

Thank colts_fans_08
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