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Bala Golf Club - Private

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2200 Belmont Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
Philadelphia County
Phone(s): (215) 877-0661, (215) 473-8504
Fax: (215) 473-1323
Bala Golf Club


Bala Golf Club, founded in 1897, has a long and storied history. The original nine-hole golf course was laid out by Willie Tyler. In 1923, noted designer William S. Flynn was brought in to renovate the course, with the challenge of fitting nine additional holes into the existing acreage.

Today, Bala is an 18-hole parkland course. The golf course was built on rolling terrain and has small greens and deep bunkers. Water hazards come into play on four holes. Bala also has its wildlife, including foxes and an unusual breed of black squirrel.

The par-68 Bala Golf Club measures 5,306 yards from the back tees and has a rating of 66.8 and a slope of 130.

Type Private
Holes 18
  • William S. Flynn
Year built 1893
Guest Policy Reciprocal/With member only
Golf Season Year round
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Driving Range Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed No
Price Range Weekdays $75 - $85
Price Range Weekends $75 - $85
Credit Cards Accepted


Tee Par Length Slope Rating
Blue 68 5306 yd. 130 66.8
White 68 5115 yd. 129 65.9
Red 68 4834 yd. 120 68.2
Yellow 68 4213 yd. 111 63

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