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Bethpage Black

Bethpage State Park, Bethpage Parkway, Farmingdale, NY
+1 516-249-0700
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Must play this course!

Excellent golf courses. Black is definitely the toughest physically and mentally. Be ready to walk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
North Mankato, Minnesota
via mobile
Great golf

Hard to get tee time because of its popularity, difficulty & fame but an amazing course. Pricey... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Patricia S
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In operation since 1935, this public course is so well-regarded that it was chosen as the site of the 2002 U.S. Open Championship.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Bethpage State Park, Bethpage Parkway, Farmingdale, NY
+1 516-249-0700
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent golf courses. Black is definitely the toughest physically and mentally. Be ready to walk up and down steep hills. Getting a caddy is well worth the $$!

Thank bradries
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Hard to get tee time because of its popularity, difficulty & fame but an amazing course. Pricey but that's what happens when you are one of the top 10 golf courses in the U.S.

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Are you a golf junkie? This is the ultimate place. All of the courses are absolutely amazing. The Black course is obviously what Bethpage is known for but there are 4 other courses, Red, Blue, Green, and Yellow. The Black course is the only course...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I measure a course by how many holes you remember playing. You'll remember them all. Long course but if you can keep it in the fairway you'll do all right. A lot of Bunkers protecting the greens so if your not on the green your...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Course is in good shape and still plays hard. If you love golf, you have to play it at least once in your life.

Reviewed 3 November 2016

Love playing challenging courses that are renowned. Great course, not as pretty as I would have hoped, but we're for golf not landscaping. Sitting in the clubhouse and looking at all the famous golfers pics that have played here, hanging on the walls. Makes you...More

Thank Vanessa F
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Have played a ton of golf courses in my time, this is undoubtedly number one. Firstly, to get a tee time. We used the tee time reservation system. We faxed in the reservation form 1 month ahead of time. Two days before we called promptly...More

1  Thank Matt G
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The pros: Very well organized check in procedure. Staff is friendly and helpful. Rates are more than reasonable, especially if you're a NY senior. Course layout has great variety of holes. Great hole views from the tees. A test of skill and endurance. A course...More

Thank 22man
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Played it twice in October. First day weather was decent but second was a grind in wind and rain. After Scotland it's the coolest golf experience and test I've had. 5.5 mile walk both days with nasty climbs so be prepared. You have to be...More

Thank bshynk
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I used to go sleigh riding here as a kid, but now enjoy the links. It is everything it is said to be and more. Get there early.

Thank MarieJean63
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