CordeValle Golf Club

Golf Course Review by: Bill Satterfield

Quick Facts

Designer:  Robert Trent Jones Jr. 1999

Cost:  $390 - $420 (includes caddy) Click for current rates

Phone Number:  (408) 759-7200

Course Website:  Official Website - Visit CordeValle's official website by clicking on the link provided.

Directions:  Get here! - One CordeValle Club Drive, San Martin, California 95046

Photos:  See additional photos of CordeValle

Accolades: Ranked 61st on Golf Digest's 2013-14 Best Public Courses in America list and 28th in the state of California.

What to Expect: CordeValle is a high end service centered resort that offers public play while delivering membership options as well. Like most RTJ II courses, CordeValle is loaded up with bunkers and challenging holes. The layout is spread out over 270 acres of rolling terrain that boasts large oak trees and natural water hazards. Since designing an exceptional course with no encroachments was at the core of the CordeValle vision, the course is free from any residential or commercials structures and rests one with nature inside the surrounding preserve. A great variety exists in the playing direction of the holes which enhances the experience in a variety of wind conditions. This solid track is considered by many to be one of the top courses Robert Trent Jones Jr. has laid his hands on.

Signature Hole:  18th - 547 Yard Par 5

By the Numbers:

Tees Par Yardage Rating Slope
Black 72 7169 75.1 138
Green 72 6703 73.1 134
Silver 72 6096 70.0 127
Gold (Women) 72 5385 71.0 120


Individual Hole Analysis

Best Par 3:  12th - 230 Yards

Best Par 4:  9th - 425 Yards

Best Par 5:  6th - 540 Yards

Birdie Time:  8th - 358 Yard Par 5

Bogey Beware:  5th - 461 Yard Par 4

Final Cut:    Grade B-

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