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Grand Geneva Resort & Spa

7036 Grand Geneva Way,

Lake Geneva, Wisconsin 53147

  • Office

    +1 (800) 558 3417 (toll free)
  • Pro shop

    +1 (262) 248 2556
  • Fax

    +1 (262) 249 4737
  • Golf pro

    Jason Boaz (PGA Head Golf Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Undulating terrain - golf cart compulsory.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and wetland.

  • Designer:

    Robert Bruce Harris

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7085
6554
5244
Par
72
72
74
SSS or slope
73.8
71.9
70.0

At the same location:

Above distances are for The Brute. Also at Grand Geneva is The Highlands course (par-71, 6659 yds from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

42.611246

Longitude:

-88.402283

How to get there:

2.5 mi NE of Lake Geneva / 44 mi SW of Milwaukee.

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa (Brute course)

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.

Est. 1969

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa is home to two well-rated and popular championship golf courses: the Brute and the Highlands. At over 7000 yards the Brute is one of Wisconsin's most challenging tree-lined and open parkland layouts.

Enhanced with 68 bunkers and huge rolling greens, which average over 8,000 square feet, this par-72 course lays down a real test for golfers of all levels. This is a championship golf course that ranks with some of the best in Wisconsin. The tree-lined and open parkland layout provides a wonderful test for your all-round game, with many attractive, skilfully crafted and challenging holes to enjoy. A must play if you are in the area.

Stay & Play at Grand Geneva: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends during golf season (April thru' Nov, weather dependent).

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes, peak rate in high season (June thru' Sept): The Brute $159; The Highlands $139. Golf cart included.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Golf carts compulsory; carts are fitted with GPS.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

Grand Geneva originally opened in 1968 as the Lake Geneva Playboy Club Hotel, a lush property that served as a luxury escape for Midwest travellers. It was the first Playboy Club Hotel to open in the U.S., and brought a touch of Hugh Hefner-style glamour to the community of Lake Geneva. The Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired hotel featured many opulent design elements including an indoor pool with connecting passage to an outdoor pool, two championship golf courses, and a ski lounge designed in the shape of two interlocking snowflakes. Guests were transported around the resort on the hotel’s “Bunny Tram,” and were waited on by "bunny girls" in their signature corsets, puffy tails, and bunny ears.

Where2Stay

  • Grand Geneva Resort & SpaAAA 4-Diamond

    7036 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva, WI 53147.

    +1 (800) 558 3417

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    Grand Geneva is an all-season destination resort. You can enjoy fine dining in one of four distinctive restaurants. Work out, unwind or pamper yourself in a WELL Spa + Salon and Fitness Center. Treat the family to a visit to Moose Mountain Falls Waterpark. Horseback ride on miles of scenic trails. Learn to ski or hone your skills at The Mountain Top, an 18-run ski facility with three chairlifts. With 355 newly renovated guest rooms and suites, Grand Geneva is recognized as a top quality meeting and conference center.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Grand Geneva (Brute and Highlands courses)

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Hawk's View

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Geneva National courses.

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