Universal Orlando opens its mini-golf courses at City Walk

Posted Friday, March 16, 2012 9:57 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Universal Orlando has hit a hole in one with its new miniature golf addition to CityWalk -- Hollywood Drive-In Golf. The courses are easily some of the best in Orlando. The two 18-hole courses officially opened this week. One, Invaders from Planet Putt, follows the style of a 1950s science fiction film. The second, The Haunting of Ghostly Greens, is themed after a classic drive-in theater monster movie.

Read more and see photos from WESH/Orlando.

Saturday, March 17, 2012 8:38 PM

Minigolf does seem to be a later-in-the-evening sort of thing.

Sunday, March 18, 2012 1:49 AM

Full parks, full mini golf.. Spring break in Orlando. I sit corrected.

Sunday, March 18, 2012 5:58 PM

The Disney courses often are dead until DAK starts to close, even during holiday and other busy seasons. Once the parks start to close, though, they get busy fast. I didn't get a chance to play last night (I was enjoying Sugar Ray, didn't get there until after 7, couldn't stick around after), but hopefully soon. The price seems to be a bit steep, but I've heard they've messed with it a bit already and are gathering a lot of feedback, so I wouldn't be surprised to see it come down more.

Original BlueStreak64

Sunday, March 18, 2012 6:52 PM

Can you schedule a tee time?

Sunday, March 18, 2012 9:17 PM
Jeff's avatar

If they're smart, they'll price it dynamically based on demand. Clearly there's room to be cheaper during the day, and more expensive at night.

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