Like being dealt four of a kind in poker, playing a great round of golf requires a little bit of luck and at least one club. Go all in for fairway fun with today's Groupon: for $35, you get two rounds of golf with a cart at The Meadows Golf Club of Blue Island (up to a $90 value; rates vary throughout the week).
The Meadows Golf Club of Blue Island challenges golfers with 18 verdant holes spread out over 6,549 yards of idyllic golfscaping. Designed by J. Porter Gibson, the par 71 layout challenges sphere swatters with deviously placed bunkers, holes stretching up to 537 yards, and water hazards seasoned by the tears of golfers past. With today's deal, golfers can choose to hit the links with a friend for 18 glorious holes or play 36 holes solo (both rounds must be used on the same visit), pondering the mysteries of golf and mediating arguments between petulant sand wedges and irascible fairway woods.
The Meadows Golf Club of Blue Island's rates fluctuate throughout the week; plan ahead to make sure you're redeeming your Groupon at the most opportune time.
The Meadows Golf Club of Blue Island
The Meadows Golf Club of Blue Island's 18-hole course winds over a 6,581 layout that showcases the inventive mind of course architect J. Porter Gibson. From the double doglegs on holes 10 and 15 to the back-to-back forced carries over water hazards golfers must face on 13 and 14, the layout enchants and challenges golfers without forcing them to read the Petrarchan sonnets a lonely flagstick wrote for a comely sand trap. Golfers can prepare for rounds at the club's on-site driving range and enhance their bag of trick sticks at the golf shop with gear from top golf brands such as Titleist, FootJoy, and Cleveland.
Course at a Glance:
- 18-hole, par-71 layout
- Length of 6,581 yards from the farthest tees
- Course rating of 71.3 from the farthest tees
- Slope rating of 121 from the farthest tees
- Three tee options