Discover the rolling hills of Poppy Hills’ remarkable signature property. All 18 holes are located within the beautiful Del Monte Forest, with stunning views of Monterey Bay and the Santa Cruz Mountains just two miles away.
With a layout that requires patience and precision, the course holds up to even the best golfer, but is fair to all.
I’m an NCGA member. How can I access member tee times online?
NCGA members are required to create a new login credential to access Poppy Hills member tee times (see detailed instructions). If you already have Poppy Hills login credentials, you can log in and book here.
Can I book online or over the phone?
Poppy Hills tee times can be booked up to 90 days in advance online, or by calling the Golf Shop at (831) 622-8239.
Are single bookings permitted online?
Singles can only book online if there are two or three players in a current tee time. Single players cannot book into a fully open tee time at any time online. Singles can call the Golf Shop at (831) 622-8239 within 24 hours for access to a fully open tee time. Please note that singles will first be added to a group of two or three, as groups are given the priority to book fully open tee times.
Are practice facilities available?
Yes! Our practice facilities include a driving range, putting green, and greenside bunkers for chipping. Learn more about our practice facilities.
What are the hours of operation for the driving range?
From sunrise to 12 pm, both guests and NCGA Members can use the driving range one hour prior to their tee time.
Additionally, we hold practice hours, during which the driving range is available for NCGA Members ONLY. Practice hours are as follows:
Monday: 12 pm to 2:30 pm Tuesday–Sunday: 12 pm to 4 pm
Note: Hours subject to change for private events.
How many carts are allowed per tee time?
There is a maximum of 2 carts per group.
Do you allow 5-somes?
Groups of more than four persons are not allowed on the course, no exceptions please.
What is your cancellation policy?
We require a 48-hour advance notice to cancel any tee times, including any reduction in the number of players. If the reservation is not canceled more than 48 hours in advance, the cardholder will be responsible for all applicable green fee charges in full. Additionally, changes to tee times must be made more than 48 hours in advance. Cancellation emails will be sent for all canceled tee times. Golfers must keep the email on file as proof of cancellation. Upcoming reservations are maintained within your online profile. Our 48-hour cancellation and no-show policy is strictly enforced.
Youth on Course members can book the following tee times, within a 72-hour booking window:
March–October: Weekdays only (Monday–Friday) 2:30, 2:40, or 2:50 pm
November–February: Weekdays only (Monday–Friday) 12:30, 12:40, or 12:50 pm
Note: Subject to availability. Youth on Course reservations must be made in person or over the phone; online bookings are not valid at the Youth on Course rate. Youth on Course rate is walking only.
How old do you have to be to drive/rent a golf cart?
Golfers must have a valid driver’s license available at the time of renting a golf cart. All drivers must drive safely and responsibly. All golf carts must follow any local or special circumstance rules designated by the Golf Shop Staff and be returned at least 15 minutes before sunset.
Can I cancel my tee time on the day of my reservation?
We require a 48-hour advance notice to cancel any tee times, including any reduction in the number of players. If the reservation is not canceled more than 48 hours in advance, the cardholder will be responsible for all applicable green fee charges in full. Additionally, changes to tee times must be made more than 48 hours in advance. Cancellation emails will be sent for all canceled tee times. Golfers must keep the email on file as proof of cancellation. Upcoming reservations are maintained within your online profile.
How far in advance can I book a tee time?
Tee times can be reserved 90 days in advance online or by calling the Golf Shop at (831) 622-8239.
What time does twilight start?
March–October: 3 pm
November–February: 1 pm
Do you allow animals/pets on property?
Animals and pets are not allowed on the course or in the clubhouse at any time. Service animals may be allowed with pre-approval from the Management Team.
Can I bring my own food and beverage?
Personal coolers, glass containers, and bottles are not allowed on the course at any time. Outside food and beverage articles are prohibited at Poppy Hills Golf Course. Golfers in violation of this policy will be asked to leave the course, and potentially lose their future playing privileges.