Ballyowen Golf Club
105 Wheatsworth Rd
Hamburg, NJ 07419-2607, United States

Owned and operated by Crystal Springs Resort, Ballyowen has been ranked highly by Golfweek, PubLinks, Zagat, New Jersey Monthly, NJ Golf and The Jersey Golfer, and 15th among the 50 Most Popular Courses in the US by Zagat. This Roger Rulewich design opened in June 1998 and suggests a links-style layout with rolling farmland, craggy knolls, and almost treeless fairways.

The resort has a toll-free telephone for U.S. callers, 888.647.0807.
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Greens Fees (including cart):
   Weekday:$75 - $99
   Weekend:$100 - $124
Guest Policy:open
Dress Code:Collared Shirt (No Denim)
Reserved Tee Times:Online & Phone
Pro Shop :yes
Fairways Grass:Bent
Driving Range:yes
Short Game Practice:none
Water Hazards:Moderate
Sand Bunkers:Moderate

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Recent Scores

Date Golfer Score
7/13/19 Joe Kee 106
7/9/19 Michael Fazzio 97
7/2/19 jon brian dougher 97
6/28/19 leftyshacker 82
6/8/19 Robert Hankinson 104
6/7/19 Robert Hankinson 107
5/26/19 Richard Schiller 85
5/18/19 jbach 86
4/30/19 cbush2 95
4/13/19 George Vafiadou 85
11/1/18 rocco ferrovecchio 94
10/30/18 beezthree 73
10/26/18 jimimou 74
10/20/18 santy59 105
10/20/18 jimimou 76
9/30/18 Steven Cohn 105
9/21/18 Barry Goldstein 83
9/3/18 Richard Schiller 90
8/15/18 Michael Fazzio 102
8/11/18 rongaro 85
7/29/18 martin_adamec 98

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Recent Reviews

  English Dan - 12/21/13
Not a bad place, played it for the first time at winter rates ($70 walking) and to be honest that could be a year round price, its not worth much more or any better than Royce Brook, Berkshire Valley or some of the other courses in the resort its linked with. Pace of play was great but that was because of the time of year and the fact only 9 other players were out on the course at the time. Very cold day but that did not spoil the fun. Everything was in great shape, fairway to green. A very fair course and not as hard to play as I thought, will go back now I know its layout though not during the expensive months. The one person on duty was as accommodating as one could be, sending us out on the back while the other foursome went out the front.
  Myrelli - 11/24/13
One of my favorite courses in NJ although it is a little on the pricey side. Greens are top notch and when the tall grass is up it makes for a difficult course visually. Definitely worth playing at least once.
  c5agalb - 9/21/13
Ballyowen is a more upscale course design then many North Jersey Courses, I liked it the best of the Crystal Springs courses, But course conditions did not warrant the rack rate price they charge. That's why it took almost 10 years to play it. Its both challenging and fair. I liked that fairways are not just straight and narrow, but almost sculpted. Enjoyed my round, but think Berkshire Valley is somewhat comparable and alot less expensive.
  douglugg - 7/31/13
finally got to play this place. Its rad but I dont understand how people would pay 135 bucks to play golf. This.isnt.aspen.
super twilight rate is where its at, if you have the rewards card.
Played blues, which scared me, being my 2nd yr, but i did well considering and kept up with everyone else :). Fun, challenging stuff.
  g2land - 6/27/13
Nice course with quick greens. Definitely recommend!
  pilot67 - 5/24/13
Great Track. Challenging. Will play again.
  IZROMOFF - 10/2/12
  chadman58 - 8/5/12
great links course and the bagpipes at sun down was cool
  weitzj - 6/12/12
Course was in just perfect condition, Smooth very fast greens... Go play it..! - 12/14/11
a fair test with challenging terrain. Greens were not in the best condition; no long fescue as late November special drove us from south eastern Nassau County. Would like to give it a second shot in peak season.

Would consider buying partial membership if not for the travel time.

BTW the bagpipes and hospitality ARE a treat.
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