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Deer Island Country Club

18000 Eagles Way, Tavares, FL 32778-9023
+1 352-343-7550
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Great Shape

I used to live in Leesburg and would play Deer Island twice a month. I have lived in Tampa for two... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
mattmagagnoli
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Wesley Chapel, Florida
Challenging Course; Bare Bones Operation

Very nice course, challenging variety & layout. No water stations on course (except at single rest... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Gary A
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The Villages, Florida
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Overview

  • Excellent45%
  • Very good51%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lots of water” (5 reviews)
“hole” (11 reviews)
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18000 Eagles Way, Tavares, FL 32778-9023
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"hole"
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"fairways"
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I used to live in Leesburg and would play Deer Island twice a month. I have lived in Tampa for two years and brought some friends to Deer Island today to show them something different. The course is in great shape and they have definitely...More

1  Thank mattmagagnoli
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Very nice course, challenging variety & layout. No water stations on course (except at single rest room stop), and no refreshment cart comes around; bring your own. Like the clubhouse which is a "bare-bones" operation, course has the same feel; hopefully not on the decline....More

1  Thank Gary A
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

We have played here before and like the last time, the course is in prestine conditon.or should I say it's in Great shape even with the extreme drought we're having here in Florida. Fairways were in good shape as well, however, off in the rough...More

Thank Robert B
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

The drive in was lovely with lots of open countryside and lake as well as some impressive homes. The course was in great shape and super layout. We saw a eagle on the first hole a a gator on the second and something else on...More

Thank legend1836
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Golf Course with water on every hole! The course is well maintained with perfect greens. The club house has excellent food. Try the crab cake po' boy!

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Reviewed 9 December 2016

Played on 12/7/16. Course was in excellent condition...fairways and greens were perfect. Course is a very nice track with many lake views. Staff were very friendly and accomodating. On hole 9 there is an Eagle nest on the left and an 8 foot alligator in...More

1  Thank Moscoman57
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

This place is the best. The golf course was in great shape and the wildlife viewing was great on the course. I hope this course will stay open, I plan to move to the area in November. I've heard it's changed hands many times and...More

1  Thank carpenter517
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

If you looking for a challenging golf course, look no farther. Deer Island will keep your attention. One of Joe Lee's best designs. Water on every whole, an abundance of wildlife (Eagles, Alligators), and some of the best views of Lake Dora. The price is...More

2  Thank Venz66
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

This golf club appears to be going through a transition. It was called Deer Island, then some bright marketing man decided it should be called 'International Golf' but with new owners it is returning to Deer Island. Played there in the crazily hot Florida weather...More

1  Thank keithY651
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Reviewed 19 March 2016

International Golf Club AKA Deer Island 18000 Eagles Way Tavares, Fl. 32778 This is a favorite of golfers in the area. Competing with all the golf showplaces in Orlando this tract stands on its own. The Joe Lee/ Dick Wilson design will test your skills...More

Thank Realtor44
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