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Address: 23600 McKean Rd, San Jose, CA 95141-1001
Phone Number: +1 408-323-5200
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Golfers of all skill levels are challenged on three distinct nines: the...

Golfers of all skill levels are challenged on three distinct nines: the Canyon, the Lake and the Mountain.

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Beautiful Spot for a Wedding

I had the honor of officiating a wedding recently at Cinnabar Hills Golf Club and I must say...I'm impressed! Not only is the club and golf course a beautiful spot for a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 April 2016
Kimberly C
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Sunnyvale, California, United States
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Sunnyvale, California, United States
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

I had the honor of officiating a wedding recently at Cinnabar Hills Golf Club and I must say...I'm impressed! Not only is the club and golf course a beautiful spot for a wedding/reception, but the staff is amazingly efficient and accommodating. Here's the story: I showed up about 45 minutes early (like I do with most weddings) and was promptly... More 

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Cecilia A, Manager at Cinnabar Hills Golf Club, responded to this review

Kimberly, it was a pleasure working with you. That really was a fun wedding and we were so glad to be able to accommodate the bride's request of holding the ceremony outdoors. Even in the rain, it is a beautiful area for holding a ceremony and we understand the couple's choice to embrace the light rain. Thank you for your... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Prior to this round I had probably played Cinnabar a dozen times and had never had a bad experience. However, this time I cannot say the same. The night before I played the temperatures were expected to dip down into the mid 30s. Given that I had one of the first tee times I called the course in the morning... More 

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Texas
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40 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

I recently hosted a business lunch for 20 at Cinnabar Hills. In a word it was FANTASTIC!! We called a little ahead but did not have a reservation. They could not have been more accommodating. The staff were friendly and helpful. Our orders were taken promptly and served all together. The food was GREAT! No complaints at all!! We were... More 

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Cecilia A, Director of Marketing at Cinnabar Hills Golf Club, responded to this review

Hi Susan, Thank you so very much for your kind review! I hope you'll be able to come back soon -- and remember to bring your clubs next time, even if only a putter :-). It is very relaxing out on the putting green. Sincerely, Cecilia Ashley Director of Marketing cashley@cinnabarhills.com 408-323-7812 More 

Wadsworth, Ohio
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24 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

My 2nd visit to this course, and although we just practiced on the range the course appeared to be in excellent condition in spite of the CA drought. They are not watering the range though, so expect it to be a virtual desert with lots of dust on windy days. Hitting areas are still watered and nicely groomed. Had one... More 

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Cecilia A, General Manager at Cinnabar Hills Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Cinnabar Hills and taking the time to write a review. We're glad you enjoyed your experience. Thanks also for acknowledging the excellent course condition in spite of the drought. So far in 2015 we have achieved water savings of 30% compared to the same period in 2103. Unfortunately, in order to keep the golf course in... More 

Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Really tough. There were no holes where you get to relax. Come mentally prepared or you will lose to the course.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Very nice course. The staff are very eager to help and friendly. Played in a ladies scramble best ball tournament and had a blast. Highly recommended

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Arcata, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

Cinnabar Hills offers spectacular views from dramatically raised tee boxes along with some fun and challenging golf. Players will want to be decent golfers as the course has some challenging features including large elevation changes, long forced carries, rolling fairways, fast greens and wind. Considering the drought, the course was in great shape. Pace of play was also good at... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2015

Even if your not a golfer you can still enjoy the beautiful views of the course and the mountains in far South San Jose. Nice quiet outdoor seating and good lunch menu. Excellent practice facility, grass tees, sand, chipping, and three practice greens.

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Cecilia A, General Manager at Cinnabar Hills Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you so much for visiting Cinnabar Hills. We are glad that you enjoyed yourself and hope you come back again next time you are in town. Ron Zraick, General Manager (408) 323-7803 More 

Sollentuna, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

With three different 9 hole courses with different characteristics this is a place you can go often to play without being bored. I played Canyon and Lakes which where very different. As the Canyon name implies you play narrow ( not ridiculously narrow though) holes which require precise but not too long tee shots. Common for both courses is that... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

I played this course in a tournament so the first time it wasn't as good as this time. My client & I played this course in under 3hrs & we were both impressed. A lot of tough holes & course was in descent shape (a bit dry, but ok). People were friendly & we played through with no issues. Very... More 

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