Strawberry Farms Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Strawberry Farms Golf Club Est. 1997

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Strawberry Farms Golf Club: With strawberry growing still in evidence at the top end of the course, and the Sand Canyon Reservoir to be circumnavigated on the back-nine, Strawberry Farms combines plenty of variety with a challenging and enjoyable layout. The absence of housing intruding onto the course, together with pleasant rolling hills always in view, gives this layout a wonderfully natural feel. This is further reinforced with the bush-filled Sand Canyon Wash running alongside many of the front-nine holes. The relatively flat front-nine loop lays down the need for solid and accurate ball-striking to avoid clinging rough beyond the fairways, the wetlands beyond that, and a plentiful array of bunkering around the greens. The bunker-surrounded par-3 7th and par-4 8th, which tightly threads its way through the wetlands, are the pick of the front-nine holes. A complete change of scene awaits as you climb to the 10th tee for the start of the equally challenging, and slightly more undulating and exciting back-nine. With five holes laid out around the 35-acre reservoir, and the other four played into the picturesque wetlands of tree-lined Shady Canyon (wherein lies the private, Tom Fazio designed Shady Canyon Golf Club), water is a dangerous threat on many back-nine holes. Although not overly long at 6,700 yards from the tips, Strawberry Farms will test your course management and full range of shot-making, not least at the excellent par-4 18th, complete with waterfall tumbling down in front of the green.

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Strawberry Farms Golf Club
11 Strawberry Farms Rd,
Irvine, California 92612
USA
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Office   +1 (949) 551 1811
Pro Shop  
Fax

 

Email  
Website   www.strawberryfarmsgolf.com
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Golf Pro
 
Tom McCray (Head Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb (more so on the back-nine).
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside and woodland.
 
Designer: Jim Lipe
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6700 5805 4832
Par 71 71 72
SSS or Slope 72.7 68.5 68.7
 
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How2Get There?

36 miles SE of Los Angeles
From the Interstate Freeway (I-405) in Irvine, take exit 4 and head south on University Drive. After o.6 miles turn left into Strawberry Farms Rd, and follow road to clubhouse.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: Mon-Thur $110; Fri-Sun $160. Golf cart included. Reduced twilight, super twilight, junior and senior rates. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted.

Practice facilities
Excellent
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Did you know?

Strawberry Farms Golf Club was developed by Doug DeCinces, a former Major League Baseball third baseman. In 1982, Doug was traded from the Baltimore Orioles to the California Angels to make room for Cal Ripken Jr. During his 15 seasons in the Major Leagues from 1973 until 1987, he played for three different teams, including nine years with the Orioles and six years with the California Angels. He retired after playing in only four games for the St. Louis Cardinals at the end of the 1987 season. He was inducted into the Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame in 2006.

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Location

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Latitude: (33.649891)
Longitude: (-117.796724)
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Doubletree Hotel - Irvine Spectrum AAA 3-Diamonds
90 Pacifica Ave, Irvine, California 92618
+1 (949) 471 8888
www.doubletree.com

Doubletree Hotel Irvine at the upscale Spectrum business park in the heart of southern California's Technology Coast is the only full service hotel at Irvine Spectrum. Located seven miles south of John Wayne Orange County Airport, the hotel is only ten minutes from beautiful Laguna Beach.

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Irvine Marriott 
18000 Von Karman Avenue, Irvine, California 92612
+1 (949) 553 0100
www.marriott.com

The hotel is situated in the heart of Irvine and just minutes from famous Orange County beaches, world-class Irvine shopping, Disney, golf, and entertainment. Located just two blocks from John Wayne Airport.

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