The Broadmoor Resort

1 Lake Ave,

Colorado Springs, Colorado 80906

  • Office

    +1 (866) 837 9529 (toll free)
  • Pro shop

    +1 (719) 577 5790
  • Fax

    +1 (719) 577 5700
  • Golf pro

    Russ Miller (PGA, Director of Golf) / Mark Kelbel (PGA, Head Golf Professional).

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and limited residential.

  • Designer:

    Holes 1-6 and 16-18 on today's East course come from the original Donald Ross design (opened in 1918); holes 7-15 were designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr (1964). Modifications by Ron Forse (2016).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7355
5840
5738
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
74.0
67.0
72.8

At the same location:

The two 18-hole golf courses at The Broadmoor are: EAST course (par-72, 7355 yds from back tees); WEST course (par-71, 7016 yds). The resort's MOUNTAIN course (par-72, 7637 yds; located 2 mi S of the main resort centre) was forced to close in 2015 following a land slippage; unsure if and when it will reopen.

Location

Latitude:

38.787600

Longitude:

-104.849392

How to get there:

5 mi SE of downtown Colorado Springs.

The Broadmoor Resort (East course)

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.

Est. 1918

The Broadmoor Resort (East course): The Broadmoor Resort is located a few miles outside the city of Colorado Springs on the edge of Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Here you'll find two excellent 18-hole championship golf layouts: the much revered East course, and the also Donald Ross inspired and pleasantly testing West course. The Broadmoor's relatively newer Mountain course (located two miles from the main resort centre) closed in 2015 due to a land slippage; as of 2020 it is still closed.

The tree-lined and open parkland East course contains a wealth of wonderfully crafted, memorable and challenging holes. The layout is known for its wide, tree-lined fairways, expansive greens, challenging terrain and wonderful mountain vistas. While enjoying the mountain scenery, don't forget that putts break away from the mountains. Definitely a course that will challenge your all-round game.

Stay&Play at The Broadmoor: luxury onsite accommodation available (see Where2Stay section below).

List of courses: Colorado

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Outside visitor play is restricted to resort guests staying at The Broadmoor, who can book to play on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Resort guest fee, 18-holes in high season (June thru' mid-Oct): $290 (all days). Golf cart included.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Before 2pm (May thru' Oct) all players are required to take a cart or a caddie. Caddies available on request.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

When Broadmoor Golf Club opened in 1916, it was home to the highest golf course in the United States at 6,400 feet in elevation. Since that time the club, and more specifically the East course (after 1964), has hosted numerous top level tournaments, including the 1959 US Amateur (which heralded Jack Nicklaus's first "major" win); the 1962 Curtis Cup; 1964 US Amateur; 1995 US Women's Open (Annika Sorenstam's first major title); 2008 US Senior Open and the 2011 US Women's Open Championship. For more details see Top Golf Tournaments at The Broadmoor Resort.

Published ranking

2019/20 Golf Digest rating: 199th best course and 39th best public course in the USA; 6th best course in Colorado.

Where2Stay

  • The Broadmoor ResortAAA 5-Diamond

    1 Lake Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80906.

    +1 (719) 623 5112

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    Since first opening in 1918, The Broadmoor has offered guests a unique way to experience the beauty of the American West. With 748 guest rooms, suites, cottages, brownstones and an Estate House, the resort continues its traditions through 54 holes of championship golf, a 5-star Spa, tennis courts, indoor/outdoor pools, distinctive retail shops, specialty tours, activities and programs for guests of all ages and interests. The array of top-quality restaurants includes the award-winning Penrose Room.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      The Broadmoor (East and West courses).

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      The Broadmoor (Mountain course, 2 mi).

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Garden of the Gods (Kissing Camels course).

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