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Monarch Dunes Golf Club

Open Now: 07:00 - 17:00
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Best Public Golf on the Central Coast

I golf at Monarch Dunes at least once per week. I love both the Old Course (18 beautiful holes... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Michael C
Arroyo Grande, California
Great lunch

We’ve been here a few times for lunch and it’s been always great! We enjoy the friendly staff and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Karen V
via mobile
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“tee boxes”(3 reviews)
“central coast”(4 reviews)
18-hole championship Old Course, 12-hole par 3 Challenge Course, driving range, full service restaurant, full time instructor staff.
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1606 Trilogy Pkwy, Nipomo, CA 93444-6620
+1 805-343-9459
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 August 2013

Played this course twice during our stay. Great variety of holes, loads of water hazards, the overall condition of the course was excellent. Some great views throughout. Tough opening hole and a very challenging finishing 4 holes. Highly recommended.

2  Thank GandTi
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 3 September 2007

Played Monarch Dunes for first time today. Wonderful course. Super fast greens (very hard), thin fairways but what you would expect from new course. What you wouldn't expect is that almost every hole is so surrounded by houses that you feel like you are playing...More

6  Thank wstaffforever
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

I golf at Monarch Dunes at least once per week. I love both the Old Course (18 beautiful holes) and the Challenge Course (12 angry par 3s). The courses are well maintained, and the management communicates well with their customers (via their app). The staff...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here a few times for lunch and it’s been always great! We enjoy the friendly staff and always good food!

Thank Karen V
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The museum, which is rather compact, includes a narrative history behind the idea and execution of one of 19th century America's first major engineering project. A project that would open up the interior parts of the conuntry making expansion west possible. While not without its...More

Thank BrianMcL_11
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I'm lucky to live close to such an awesome course. Me, being a once or twice a month golfer choose the 12 hole for a quick challenging course that is covered with flowers and dunes hills. The uneven greens and hole positing changes make for...More

1  Thank edcolab
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

A friend and I played the Monarch Dunes Golf Course while visiting the Pismo Beach area. We were happy to get an early tee time due to the threat of rain in the afternoon. The course was in excellent condition with firm and fast greens....More

1  Thank lsholly123
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Their courses are well maintained, carts always clean and great twilight golf specials. They are known for their youth programs and host youth tournaments on a regular basis. The restaurant at the course is one of the best for consistent and well prepared food at...More

1  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Monarch Dunes offers a challenging 18 hole and 12 hole executive course. One gives you that long day in the sun and sand, and the other shortens your day at three per hole with room for a stop at the Butterfly Grill and Bar, all...More

1  Thank csarmiger
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Great course well kept, greens are in great shape. Courteous staff. Course is challenging but fun. Definitely recommend it.

Thank CalBear67
Reviewed 7 September 2017

a very interesting course that's playable for players of all levels. Interesting how the many tees allow for players of different skills to enjoy it. Check out the Challenge Course!

Thank David S
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I decided not to travel with clubs this year because family vacation. Bad idea. I'm not sure if Monarch even has a golf pro because if they did a golf pro or good manager could easily get demo clubs from reps. At any rate not...More

Thank ShayN
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