Indian Wells Golf Resort

Indian Wells Insider - January 2017

Indian Wells Golf Resort

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I ndian Wells Golf Resort finished 2016 with a flourish, picking up an- other prestigious award for the Players and Celebrity courses. The latest accolade was announced this month, when Indian Wells was honored for "Best Playing Conditions" Palm Springs Area for 2016 by the website The award is derived from analyz- ing the previous 12 months of online ratings and reviews submitted by site users of "From playing conditions to service, Indian Wells Golf Resort always ranks near the top in all of Southern Califor- nia," said John Hakim, CEO and founder of This is the fourth time Indian Wells has received the award, the most of any course in the Coachella Valley. In- dian Wells also won in 2008, 2009 and 2015. "Played here for the first time on Friday afternoon and absolutely loved every bit of it," said one Greenskeeper reviewer from Paramount. "From the opening hole you know you are in for a challenging round. The customer service from the moment you arrive until the moment you leave is fantas- tic." was founded 2002 and provides golfers with course re- views along with invaluable informa- tion on course conditions. In addition, the website provides fun outings for site users called GK Plays. "We've done many GK Plays out- ings at Indian Wells Golf Resort, which have always been successful," Hakim said. Indian Wells Golf Resort was also honored in 2016 by Golf Magazine for Best Courses You Can Play in Califor- nia (Players Course No. 16, Celebrity Course No. 30), and by Golfweek for Top 30 Best Courses You Can Play in California (Players Course No. 21, Celebrity Course No. 27). TOp chOIcE Indian Wells Golf Resort receives honor for 'Best Playing Conditions' in Palm Springs area > C L I C K H E R E T O L E A R N M O R E A B O U T T H E B E S T P L AY I N G C O N D I T I O N S A W A R D F R O M G R E E N S K E E P E R . O R G BOOK A TEE TIME << Indian Wells has received Greenskeeper's 'Best Playing Conditions' award four times. IN THE NEWS

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