Buenaventura & Olivas Links “Safe Play”
All information is subject to change per course guidelines and Ventura County Health Order updates.



  • Credit Card transactions only, no cash or checks during this safety period
  • Persons 75+ or 70+ with a comorbidity are to stay in their residence per the County Health Order; accordingly, golf course access will be restricted
  • Increased frequency of routine cleaning, sanitization and disinfection of common and high traffic areas and frequently touched surfaces
  • Provide hand sanitizer stations at staff and customer transaction points


Golf Course & Practice Areas

  • Walking Only, no motorized carts allowed per the County Health Order
    • ADA single rider motorized cart use is allowed; County requirements must be strictly followed
    • Daily cart availability is limited, please call in advance to reserve
  • Removed ball washing stations, rakes, water stations, sand containers to reduce community or shared items
  • Players safety setup tee boxes to allow for social distancing and safety - Tee markers have three individual safe distance standing stations marked
  • Modified cup-blocking apparatus have been installed to prevent high frequency touch points on the greens. Golfers are required not to touch or remove them as they must remain in place
  • Driving range, mats only. Chipping, practice bunker, pitching area, and practice putting green closed per the County Health Order


Check in - payment

  • Buildings closed and limited to staff only inside, check-in outside at front doors
  • Golfers may pay in advance over the phone with a credit card, online through the websites, or outside at the entrance of the golf shop with social distancing measures marked out on the ground
    • Walking only, motorized carts not allowed per the County Health Order
  • Always follow County guidance to not exceed gathering limits 
  • Rental clubs, pull carts, and potential shared items are not available


Starter/First Tee

  • Four people maximum in any group with strict spacing between groups, no spectators allowed
  • Increased tee time intervals to spread players out on the course adhering to social distance requirements; tee times made available between 6:30 AM and 4:30 PM (subject to change)
  • Scorecards and pencils issued by request


Food & Beverage

Buena Grill & Olivas Links golf shop buildings are closed to golfers use until further notice.


Driving Range

  • Range balls and baskets are cleaned thoroughly and disinfected 
  • Mats only to ensure social distancing
  • High touch/traffic areas are regularly disinfected
  • Short Game and Putting Practice Areas: Closed until further notice