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Ala Wai Municipal Golf Course

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Of the 3 municipal golf courses in Hawaii I was lucky enough to play on recently, Ala Wai had the... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Canberra, Australia
Not For Everyone

For visitors who are looking at just playing an inexpensive round in Hawaii($95 includes golf... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
Taua U
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Nov 20, 2017
“Close to the action.”
Aug 2, 2018
“$104 total for 10 am walkup with rental clubs”
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404 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3887
Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
+1 808-733-7387
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I read the bad reviews and wasn’t sure I even wanted to try and get in here. I walked the perimeter of the course and the fairways, greens and tees I could see were acceptable for a muni anywhere in the world. The starter, club...More

Thank Timzr
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Of the 3 municipal golf courses in Hawaii I was lucky enough to play on recently, Ala Wai had the least spectacular vistas and views. However, it is only a short cab ride from Waikiki and has some impressive mountain backdrops. The amount of traffic...More

3  Thank bumper2017
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Did not have time to play the course but used the range 3 times...75 balls for $8...new balls, new mats....attentive staff....not crowded.....worth the money

1  Thank 06mike
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Had a good experience with the starter, probably because I respect the Hawaiian culture when I'm here, unlike morons who talk like they own the place when they VISIT. It'll take you a long way on the islands if you're not pompous. Course was in...More

Thank Eddie O
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

For visitors who are looking at just playing an inexpensive round in Hawaii($95 includes golf, power cart & club rental), this should fit the bill. Otherwise you'll be looking at paying $125-$185 playing at Resort Courses. Add $35-$75 for transportation add $40-60 for club rentals....More

3  Thank Taua U
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

So to start it off, it cost around 120$ each person for 18 holes, cart, rental clubs. We tee'd off just after 1pm. First hole was fine, then we had to wait FOURTY minutes at hole 2 because they don't understand how to space people...More

2  Thank travellingdude69
Reviewed 1 December 2015

While visiting Oahu, my husband wanted to play a round of golf. Ala Wai was recommended since it was close to the hotel we were staying at. Since I did not bring my own clubs, I had to rent a set. The set was awful...More

2  Thank Lil P
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Felt like I disturbed the starter and the members. I asked politely about playing 18 holes greenfee. I was alone, so I expected to sign up and wait the next available teetime. The starter did not seem interested at all, and only said...9 holes...9 holes......More

4  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 14 December 2014

The driving range is just okay as is the golf course...nothing special. The practice putting green is not good.

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 31 December 2013

Difficulty: Par 70, 5,860 yards, rating 66.8 Visitor fees: $55 without cart + $20 cart. Twilight $28, no carts Pro: - Minutes from Waikiki, easy course - Views of city skyline Con: - Like many municipal courses, it’s not well maintained. - CROWDED. Reputably one...More

18  Thank lwelshCO
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Angus M
16 May 2018|
Response from bumper2017 | Reviewed this property |
Can’t say for sure but I understand the pro shop and driving range are run by the same concession. Suggest to check their website.