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Address: W. Sunrise Hwy. | At the Resorts at Bahamia, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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+1 242-350-7000

6,750 yards of championship golf course: what more could you ask for?

6,750 yards of championship golf course: what more could you ask for?

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A day at Ruby Golf Course. Freeport Bahamas

The island and course had just began recovery after a catagoey 4 hurricane. The Ruby golf course has bounced back with fairway and bunker clean up and is in great shape even with... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 November 2016
Charleston, South Carolina
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Charleston, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

The island and course had just began recovery after a catagoey 4 hurricane. The Ruby golf course has bounced back with fairway and bunker clean up and is in great shape even with a lack of water. The staff are busy repairing the course daily. Moly in the pro shot is a wonderful guy and has great history playing golf... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

this golfcourse was built in the eraly sixties and was renovated by reknown golf-architect tom fazio. every hole is different. greens are normally good. if you are a group make teetime-reservation in advance otherwise it may happen that there are not enough carts. greenfee is $ 50 to 60 depending at the time of the year. ask for marley, the... More 

1 Thank 13hawaii
Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015

Played January/Feb. 2015. The course is in very poor condition...greens full of poa and weeds..traps are hard pan and also full of weeds..fairway's and droughts are burned out and also full of weeds. Don't look for water on the course until you get back to club house. Club house is a joke...no soda..beer...bottled water..food or golf related supplies. The staff... More 

Thank John K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

A bit expensive for what you get $350 for 2 including club rentals. Cart paths overgrown with bushes you had to back up. Lots of water. No driving range - you hit into a net. Quite a bit of water though so be sure to have enough balls. Playing once was enough.

Thank LifeNBalance
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2014

Part of our group played there in September 2014. They loved the course. We are travelers from California, specifically Palm Springs area, and we very impressed with the Reef course.

Thank parkgate
St. Petersburg, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014

The course was ok, the greens were in great condition. It is run down, so do not expect clear golf paths. There was a clubhouse where you could purchase bottled and canned cold drinks, but there were no golf items, no golf balls, tees, towels etc. OK for the price, and appears to be a place that the locals play... More 

1 Thank Linda L
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2014

The Ruby and Emerald were golf courses associated with the Princess Hotel and the mall attached to that hotel. Alas, they are all closed. The golf courses are overrun. The only golf course remaining open are the Reef and Lucayan golf club courses.

4 Thank Julietp37
Turku, Finland
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48 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2013

Went to play golf here with colleagues on a day off. None of has green cards but this was not an issue here. We rented clubs, golf carts and balls and started playing. Maybe not following etiquette all the time, but here it is not an problem. Due to a large group we only had time to play some holes... More 

2 Thank Timellini
Bagdad, KY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2013 via mobile

The last remnant of the once great Princess Resort, this golf course admittedly has seen better days. Amenities are lacking; fairways and rough are dry and under-managed. But looking out over the first hole you understand two things: first, you will not have to wait on every hole because a bunch of delusional duffers are teeing off from the blues... More 

2 Thank cindy_weinmann
Sacramento, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2013

The Pros: $65/Person with cart "Lou" one of three staff The Cons: The other staff we're extremely rude "Club House" was a dirty little shack The front 9 was bone dry and dead, even the greens, the back 9 had a little life in it Water/Beer was extremely expensive (Six local beers for $20)

1 Thank George R

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