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Bala Golf Club - Private

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Contact

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

Description

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 5,430 yards from the back tees and has a rating of 66.5 and a slope of 133.

 
Type Private
Holes 18
Architect(s)
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 None

Scorecard

Tee Par Length Slope Rating
Blue 68 5430 yd. 133 66.5
White 68 5194 yd. 131 65.6
Red (W) 68 4893 yd. 113 63.5

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