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Wildfire Golf Club

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Early Fall golf

Played the Faldo course and was impressed with the course. Course was challenging and in pretty... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grand Forks, North Dakota
Faldo Course

Played a round of golf on the Faldo Course. The course conditions were in great shape from tee to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Santa Cruz, California
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Designed by Arnold Palmer, Wildfire Golf Club offers an upscale golf course in Phoenix, Arizona, situated in the high Sonoran desert. The club delivers a target golf experience at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa.
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5350 E Marriott Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85054-6147
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Played the Faldo course and was impressed with the course. Course was challenging and in pretty good shape for time of year. Very expensive given the rates for two other courses played the same week. Really wasn't worth the difference in price, IMO. Being in...More

Thank K J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Played a round of golf on the Faldo Course. The course conditions were in great shape from tee to green. We even spotted a variety of desert wildlife on the course including coyote, roadrunners, and lizards. It warmed up to 104 degrees by the time...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Great courses, excellent staff. Played the Palmer course, more traditional layout, compared to the Faldo links. Requires position off the tee and accurate irons. Enjoyed the course, the staff, and the food. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Played for the first time last week and was pleasantly surprised at the the high level of golf and service here. Played the Palmer course and it was in excellent shape from tee to green. Moderately challenging for all levels of players. Staff was friendly...More

Thank Deane P
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We played the Palmer course on a Monday, nice course, not difficult, fast pace. Had a tee time for the Faldo course on Friday. Two empty tee times before us, but the starter sent us to the wrong course where we waited for a looooonnngggg...More

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MarriottDesertRidge, Manager at Wildfire Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We sincerely apologize for your experience at the Wildfire Golf Club. Please reach out to us with your contact information so that we may speak with you in further detail. Thank you and we hope to have an opportunity to...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

Helpful staff with a great practice facility.Both courses are more playable than Grayhawk with better all round conditioning at a better price.

Thank Vic I
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This is a very nice course in they valley. It's not like the courses up in the hills so a little less scenic but we still really enjoyed our round. Pro shop is very nice and staff were all great.

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We played the Faldo track. Beautifully manicured, it was an very enjoyable round of golf. Despite over 180 traps, I thought the course was generally fair. The issue is price. While exorbitant greens fees are not unusual in Phoenix-Scottsdale this time of year I feel...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Playing the Faldo course means lots of traps, desert and tough greens. The winds seemed to stay in our face the entire time. Greens are quicks and tricky. But, very scenic and fun.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Lots of sand traps at the golf course but they didn’t get in the way (most of the time). The course itself was actually very nice and I really enjoyed the time spent on this course. We even saw some local wildlife (bobcat, road runner,...More

Thank Blake P
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30 April 2018|
Response from Vic I | Reviewed this property |
It's the back nine of both courses.
Brendan W
31 May 2017|
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Response from MarriottDesertRidge | Property representative |
Thank you for your golf inquiry. To rent golf clubs at our Wildfire Golf Club, the cost would be $40.00 per golfer. With each rental, you will receive 6 golf balls. Taylor Made is the brand of clubs and balls that we use... More
Jan T
30 March 2015|
Response from MarriottDesertRidge | Property representative |
Absolutely! Please reach out to the Golf Club directly, Toll-Free at (888) 705-7775 for full details.