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Great golfing, skip the restaurant

Everyone loves the golf course, but the last meal I had there was horrible. Someone else was... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Mike B
Sandia Park, New Mexico
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Great mountain golf

You really cannot do better than Paa-ko ridge for golf. Three nine hole courses, all of which are... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
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Designed by award-winning architect, Ken Dye, this 18-hole championship golf course stretches 7,500 and is nestled in the scenic Sandia Mountains.
1 Club House Dr, Sandia Park, NM 87047-8531
+1 505-281-6000
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Everyone loves the golf course, but the last meal I had there was horrible. Someone else was treating, so I kept my mouth shut. I'll have to hear a lot of good reviews before I ever go back.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 17 November 2018

You really cannot do better than Paa-ko ridge for golf. Three nine hole courses, all of which are unique and challenging. Green fees are reasonable, especially in the afternoon. The course is most spectacular at dusk as the sun sets behind the sandia mountain. Watch...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

You won’t find a better mountain/desert course in the country. Under going MAJOR improvements, could go private, play it soon.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Larry M
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Yes it's a bit out there, between Albuquerque and Santa Fe just off the Turquoise Trail - but so worth it. 27 holes and all beautiful. Course is in great shape and staff very helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank soonerlegend
Reviewed 18 June 2018

one of the nicest golf courses I ever seen. beautiful landscaping. I never played golf there or anywhere a matter of fact, but I drove the cart for my friends from New York for a lunch in the club house, really good food. my friends...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RON D
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This may be the best course I've ever played on my own dime. I've been part of corporate events on some of America's absolute top courses, and Paa-Ko Ridge compares favorably. Gorgeous scenery, so spectacular that even mediocre golfers like me notice it... but even...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Guildenstern
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Played Paako Ridge again on a recent trip to Albuquerque and it was just as beautiful and challenging as I remembered it. Course was in excellent condition, greens very fast. This is a gorgeous layout, can play very long if you like, or be a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Tom Y
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the courses our club members recommended after reading the many reviews. I can tell you what I liked and what I didn't. First the likes - the course (greens, fairways and tees) were in great shape, the views spectacular, the staff...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank luv2bgone_2
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I absolutely loved playing here. I played three times here in March 2017. The weather was perfect, the course was gorgeous, and during the week, it was not crowded. Staff were friendly and they have a great grill for a reasonably priced lunch. Tremendous views...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Casey P
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I would imagine that a resort course would be fun to play. While the views are great and the conditions are pretty good the difficulty of this course doesn't make it too appealing. For $117 green fee you'd think that the person checking you in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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