(ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico) - Sandia Golf Club was honored in Golf Digest's 2008-2009 edition of "Best Places You Can Play" golf guide with 4 ½ stars out of a total possible rating of five stars.
Located in Albuquerque, N.M., Sandia Golf Club features a world class golf experience that offers a visually stunning and strategic 18 hole golf course designed by Scott Miller, complete practice facility and a 16,000 square foot "Pueblo" style clubhouse featuring restaurant, golf shop and expansive patio. According to Golf Digest, a four-star rating is considered "outstanding" and a five-star rating is considered "superb." The ratings are based on reviews from Golf Digest readers who cast a ballot after playing daily-fee courses across the country.
"The readers of Golf Digest have responded and decorated Sandia Golf Club with a very notable honor," says Dave Goff, vice president of operations for OB Sports (the management company that oversees operations of the golf facility at Sandia. "This is yet another testament to the commitment of the Pueblo of Sandia to provide a world class golf experience for guests of Sandia Resort and Casino."
Sandia Golf Club no stranger to such awards having garnered awards such as "Development of the Year" by Golf Inc Magazine, Top 100 Golf Shops in The Country, Golf World Business and being selected as one of the Top 10 Best New Courses In The Country by Golf Magazine.