WEDGEFIELD GOLF CLUB (407)568-2116
Florida Golf Course Review
Wedgefield Golf Club near the east boundries of Orlando is a par 72 championship layout that has long been considered a central Florida favorite by
locals and guests. With rates that top out in the thirties including cart in 2010, plus seasonal internet specials, this property provides one of the communities better golf values.
Formerly known as the Rocket City and Cape Orlando golf clubs, the course features a nice variety in hole design, with short holes lined with lush cypress
trees that demand accuracy and patience, along with long par fours that promote a grip it and rip it mentality. The final four holes provide a tough test,
highlighted by the number one handicapped 475 yard par four 15th and 445 yard par four 18th.
Sand features come into play frequently near the landing zones or greenside, with 67 bunkers situated about the layout. Golfers will also have to navigate
strategically placed water hazards, with water affecting the tee shots or approaches on 11 of the holes. Four sets of tee boxes play to distances and slopes
measuring 6726 yards/129 slope, 6324 yards/126 slope, 5580 yards/121 slope and 5327 yards with a slope of 120 from the red tee areas.
Practice facilities at Wedgefield include a targeted grass range, putting green, and short game area with a sand bunker. Lessons of all types for individuals
and groups are available. The clubhouse includes a pro shop plus restaurant/lounge open daily for lunch, with some nice dinner specials also offered on
various days of the week (information available on the properties' website).
The yardage marking system consists of colored plates in the middle of the fairwaysfrom distances of 100, 150 and 200 yards to the greens center as well
as sprinkler heads. Colored flags indicate daily pin placements.
Superb playing conditions and affordable year around rates is why Wedgefield Golf Club is known as Orlando's Best Value for Central Floridians and
visitors alike. For more info, visit our page for the course with all the technical info on the property by clicking here.