The United States has a number of golf vacations that all golf lovers will love. If you’re familiar with golf, you’ll know that golf courses fall into four categories: Private, Resort, Semi-Private, and Public. Here are the 25 best golf vacations:
1. Myrtle Beach
This location is known as the miniature golf capitol of the world. There are about sixty accommodations, eighty-five golf courses, and four golf schools in Myrtle Beach. This is a perfect place for a golf vacation for all golf lovers. There are two lodging alternatives: renting a condo or checking into a hotel. A hotel that I would recommend is the Holiday Inn as it has a beautiful view facing the beach. It has five pools and you can also get free continental breakfast. Most of the people in the country come to this place to relax and play golf.
2. palm beach
Palm Beach is one of the places that has world-class golf courses like TPC at Heron Bay and PGA National Courses. This is the place that is not only famous for golf courses, but also for shopping and beautiful beaches. The West Palm Beach resort is the ideal place to stay when you are in Palm Beach. The Breakers West Palm Beach Golf Course is a well-known golf course in Palm Beach. Palm Beach is home to an excellent art museum, professional golf associations, and an excellent Japanese garden.
Tucson is the 32nd largest city in Arizona. Tucson is the right place to spend your golf vacation because it has brilliant sunshine and an excellent golf course. Playing golf in Tucson would be different because it would be playing in a desert. Some good resorts are JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa, Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa, etc. Of course, the most expensive of all would be the Cany Ranch Resort.
4. Transversal city
The Traverse City Golf Course is nestled in the middle of the hill, the water and the woods. It is a great place to play golf. Traverse City is where many people head when looking for a golf vacation, as well as a place to relax. Park Place Hotel is a good place to stay when you are in Traverse City. Some excellent golf courses here are Antrim Dells Golf, High Pointe Golf Club, etc.
There are large number of golf courses in Arizona. Scottsdale in Arizona is a perfect place for a golf vacation. It has a beautiful blue sky, a light and gentle breeze that makes Scottsdale a perfect place to play golf. Private and public courses are scattered throughout Scottsdale. Some hotels you can check out are the Hilton Scottsdale Arizona Hotel, Westin Kierland Resort and Spa, etc.
San Diego is truly a golf vacation not to be missed. He has fifty private, fifty semi-private and over fifty public courses to his name. This place is perfect for playing golf, but it is not limited to only golf courses. There are other places to visit such as Seaworld, the San Diego Zoo, and the Wild Animal Park. There’s even a beach nearby and that’s Mission Beach. The hotels where you can stay are Hilton Hotel, Park Manor Suites, etc. It is a great place to vacation with your grandchildren.
7. Saint George
The location near Las Vegas has 11 golf courses that are close to each other. Saint George has bright sunlight, blue skies and colorful settings that make this city a perfect place to play golf. It only has one private golf course, but several golf courses in this city have been awarded with important prizes. Crystal Inn, Hilton Garden Inn, Courtyard by Marriot are some hotels where you can stay in this city.
8. Davidsonville Deliveries
The Renditions in Davidsonville is a golf course well known for its eighteen holes that are the exact copy of a golf course where many important championships have been held. It started at the end of 2001 as a public golf course. Davidsonville may only have one golf course, but this place is worth a visit. Comfort Inn, Hampton Inn, Springhill Suites are some hotels you can check into when you are in Davidsonville.
9. Pinehurst, Southern Pines and Aberdeen
These are the small towns that have more than forty well-known and classy golf courses. They have a perfect environment to play golf since the sky is blue and the environment is colorful with lots of vegetation. This location has been recognized as a premier golf course location. The courses here are both public and private. Some courses are part of the resorts. Whispering Woods, Anderson Creek and Legacy are some of the best known courses. You can stay at the Residence Inn by Marriott when you’re in the area.
10. Pebble beach
Pebble Beach in California is a location where tournament action first took place in the late 1920s. A large number of tournaments have been held at the Pebble Beach Golf Course. The US Open has taken place at this location four times. Pebble Beach’s 18th hole is very popular with golfers. The places where you can stay are The Lodge at Pebble Beach, The Inn at Spanish Bay, etc.
11. Palm Springs
You’ll find over a hundred golf courses in the Coachella Valley in Palm Springs. This location has a spectacular desert landscape, low humidity, and plenty of sun. Few well known golf courses in Palm Springs include Westin Mission Hills, Tahquitz Creek, Shadow Mountain, Marriot Desert Springs, LaQuinta Resort, Landmark, Golf Center at Palm Desert Cathedral Canyon, etc. L’Horizon, Villa Royale Inn, Hyatt Regency Suites are some of the hotels where you can stay with your family and yourself when you are in Palm Springs.
Orlando in Florida is considered the Golf Capital of the World. There are excellent golf courses in the suburbs of the Orlando metropolitan region. It has approximately one hundred and fifty golf courses. This location has more than just golf courses. There is Seaworld, Disney World, Universal Studios, EPCOT and MGM Studios in Orlando. Some popular examples are North Shore, Mission, ChampionsGate, etc. The hotels where you can stay are Marriot Orlando, Westin Grand Bohemian, etc. So this is a perfect place to go with your family.
Maui, an island in Hawaii, is home to the best golf courses in the United States. Usually the weather there is very good, but sometimes the wind blows a bit strong. If you’re tired of playing golf, you can relax or swim at Maui’s beaches. After all, Hawaii is well known for its beaches. Maui Seaside Hotel, Sunseeker Resort, etc., are places to stay on Maui.
We all know that Las Vegas is a city of entertainment and gambling, but not everyone knows that it is also a great place to play golf. There are various courses in the city as well as in its suburbs. Most of the courses are resort or public. So a Las Vegas golf vacation can give you all the fun one can get as you can have plenty of entertainment when you are in this city. Few hotels you can book are Marriott Suites, Venetian Hotel Resort, The Mirage etc.
15. Kiawah Island
Kiawah Island has been said to have some of the best golf courses in the United States. You can try tennis, beaches, bike paths, etc. when you are tired of playing golf. When you’re on Kiawah Island, check out designs from five contemporary golf course designers. Holiday Inn, The Sanctuary, Kiawah Island Golf and Tennis Resort are some of the places you can think of staying when you are on Kiawah Island.
16. Hilton Head
Hilton Head is an island where many families vacation. It has forty golf courses and as such you can spend your golf vacation waiting from one golf course to another. Choose from several types of resorts ranging from private to public, semi-private or resort-style courses. The beaches in Hilton Head are also very clean and safe, so when you are done golfing you can always hit the beaches. Hilton Oceanfront Resort is a great place to stay.
The Jewel of the Emerald Coast is the name given to Destin because it has emerald blue waters and beautiful white sand beaches. Once a small fishing village, it has now become a popular destination for golf, tennis and beaches. There are four excellent golf courses at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort and they are The Raven, The Links, Burnt Pine and Baytowne. You can consider staying at Days Inn or Emerald Towers.
18. Dallas-Fort Worth
Here you will find private, semi-private and public golf courses. It is a place where you can expect the best golf courses. In addition to golf courses, there are public parks and lakes, museums and other types of entertainment. You can stay at the Crowne Plaza Suites Arlington.
19. Columbus in Ohio
There are more than 80 public golf courses and 35 private courses in Columbus. According to Golf Digest in 1993, the 18-hole EagleSticks Championship course was the best public golf course in Ohio. When in Columbus, you can stay at the Hyatt Regency, Crowne Plaza Hotel or Hampton Inn and Suites.
In addition to Seven Falls, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and Garden of Gods, Colorado Springs is also famous for its golf courses. It doesn’t have many golf courses, but still, what counts is quality and not quantity. The scenery in Colorado Springs is excellent and the beauty is natural and not artificial. You can stay at The Broadmoor Hotel or Sheraton Colorado Springs Hotel.
21. Heart of Alene
It is a city that is considered as the promising location for golf courses. Accommodation at any of four well-known and excellent resorts would be worth your while: Coeur d’Alene Resort, Stoneridge in Blanchard, Hidden Lakes in Sandpoint, and Highlands in neighboring Post Falls. The magnificent Coeur d’Alene Resort Golf Course has been built near the lake, creek and rolling hills. There are beautiful basements, streets and green areas here. It’s a great place to relax too.
22. Chicago suburbs
In the Chicago suburbs there are more than one hundred and ten golf courses. There are also a large number of championship courses that have 36 or more holes. After playing golf, there are other forms of entertainment as the city of Chicago has a wealth of entertainment. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites or the Hilton Garden Inn are places to stay if you are on a golf vacation in Chicago.
In addition to being the live music capital of the world, Austin is also a great place for a golf vacation. You’ll find four excellent award-winning courses in Austin at Bartin Creek Golf Resort. These courses are the traditional Crenshar Cliffside, the lovely Palmer Lakeside, the late Fazio Canyons and the top-ranking Fazio Foothills. As for accommodation, you can stay at the Omni Hotel, the Driskill Hotel or the Intercontinental Stephen F Austin Hotel.
This is a city that will give golfers the feel of professional golf legends and professional golf. Here there are public and private golf courses. You can stay at the Marriot Augusta Hotel, Ramada inn and Convention Center or Country Inn and Suites.
You’ll find plenty of great golf courses in Atlanta. Apart from golf there are water parks, theme parks and various historical sites.