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Kansas City Royals Players Visit Branson Golf Courses | Sports

RIDGEDALE, Mo. — With just a few days off in August, eight Kansas City Royals players made the trip to Branson to visit Big Cedar Lodge last Thursday. While finding a golf course is not an uncommon thing for players on their day off, according to Royals All-Star second baseman Whit Merrifield, the visit to […]

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Top 59: SCOREGolf ranks the best public golf courses in Canada

SCOREGolf began ranking Canadian golf courses in 1988, surveying primarily golf professionals to compile a registry of the country’s top 15 courses. The list grew to 25, then 50, then 100 in 2000, becoming the biennial Top 100, with Nova Scotia’s Cape Breton Highlands Links named No. 1. In 2015 the Top 59 was born, […]

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The Best Golf Courses in the East That Offer Artistic Design

Golf courses often look like a work of art. Woodloch Springs By their very nature, golf courses are often developed on scenic landscapes that capture the beauty of their surroundings. Surrounded by lush vegetation, meandering streams and undulating fairways, golf courses often look like a grand work of art. According to Golf course industry, a […]

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Mickelson Golf Properties sells six golf courses to Arcis Golf

Arcis-Golf, which operates more than 60 golf clubs in 14 states, announced on Monday that it has acquired six courses in Arizona. But not just any. The most recent additions to Arcis’ portfolio are Mickelson Golf Properties. Arcis currently has six fee-based courses and three private clubs in the Phoenix area and increases its roster […]

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Morgan Wallen now visits golf courses with his pals

Morgan WallenLoyal fans of will love this… he’s on the go, taking a golf trip with some pals – but it’s another strong sign he’s getting ready to come out of hiding. Morgan and his friends were on the links Wednesday in Puerto Vallarta, so chances are the country music superstar has sand in his […]

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Looking to play bucket list golf courses? Take a number, as departure times are rare

Booking a reservation for the Old Course in St. Andrews will take patience. St. Andrews Links Trust Ready to break out of your pandemic lockdown and start golfing on the to-do list? Already got your legs in shape for a hike around the Old Course in St. Andrews? Well, there’s some bad news, so you […]

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More cheap golf courses to play this summer |

Everyone wants to get out and explore, which for golfers means discovering new courses! However, you might be worried that it could get expensive due to rising green fees, but luckily there are plenty of venues across the UK that offer a memorable experience at a reasonable cost. Present destinations that were not included in […]

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Trump lost $40 million on golf courses by failing to hedge currencies

Trump’s failure to cover loans to his Scottish golf courses has cost him tens of millions of dollars, experts say. Accounts registered in the UK indicate that Trump issued US loans in sterling. The pound has fallen significantly in value, adding tens of millions to its already huge losses. Sign up for the daily 10 […]

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The most scenic golf courses in the world

Thanks to its socially distanced nature, golf is one of the sports that has seen a surge in popularity throughout the pandemic. According to National Golf Foundationmore than 50 million games have been played since last June in the United States. Moreover, consumers are take more interest in the purchase of golf-related clothing and accessories. […]

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13 Most Unique Black-Owned Restaurants in Chicago

When people visit the Windy City, the first things they want to eat are deep-dish pizzas, hot dogs, and Garrett’s popcorn. While these are all delicious options, there are plenty of cuisines available for any foodie, including some wonderful black-owned Chicago restaurants. Last year during quarantine I came across the page of food blogger Jeremy […]

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Arthur Hills, architect of many of Michigan’s best golf courses, has died

Arthur’s HillsPerhaps Michigan’s best-known golf course architect, died Tuesday at the age of 91. Architect of more than 200 new courses around the world and renovator of more than 150 others, Hills is a member of the Michigan and Ohio Golf Halls of Fame, and recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award. of the Michigan Golf […]

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Golfweek’s Best Public Golf Courses in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana

Golfweek has published its annual ranking of the best public courses across the country and there are plenty of things Tri-State residents can play. Although none of the courses in the top 100 public courses are less than 100 miles from Cincinnati, there are still plenty that have made the cut for the best public […]

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Paradise Valley and Rancho Solano golf courses celebrate Women’s Golf Day on June 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Paradise Valley and Rancho Solano golf courses celebrate Women’s Golf Day on June 1 Fairfield, Calif., May 14, 2021 – Paradise Valley and Rancho Solano are looking forward to the fifth annual Women’s Golf Day taking place on Tuesday, June 1, 2021.Women’s Golf Day is an event that celebrates girls and women […]

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Ka’anapali golf courses sold to Host Hotel & Resorts | News, Sports, Jobs

The Hawaii Employees Retirement System has sold its two Ka’anapali golf courses, amenities and facilities for $28 million to Host Hotels & Resorts, the ERS confirmed Monday afternoon. Thomas “Tom” Williams, executive director of ERS confirmed the sale price in an email. Broadshore Capital Partners, which assumed asset management of the properties in […]

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Top 25 Most Expensive Golf Courses in Texas That Cost $80+ (2021)

Fee is the cost of a green fee and cart plus tax for a preferred Saturday tee time. Fees are as of April 2021. Actual rates may vary. At some resorts, a player must be invited to the resort to play the course. To be eligible for ranking, a course must have been evaluated by […]

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The 50 Best Golf Courses in Texas Open to the Public, Ranked (2021)

The 50 best golf courses open to the public. At some resorts, a player must be invited to the resort to play the course. To be eligible for the ranking, a course must have been evaluated by at least seven members of the jury. Ranking 2021 Course Location Opening year Costs Ranking 2020 1 The […]

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The 100 Best GOLF Courses You Can Play

For the first time, our ranking of the best public access courses ventured outside of the United States to Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean. Expanding our reach means, for starters, that you can find courses in perfect condition at any time of the year. The latest Top 100 courses you can play also come […]

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Best Public Golf Courses in the Midwest: GOLF Ranking 2021-22

By: Jessica Marksbury May 3, 2021 Michigan’s Forest Dunes has two of the best GOLF courses in the Midwest. Courtesy With 23 top-rated public courses spread across 10 states, the Midwest region of the United States is one of the best regions in the country for proximity to great golf. Michigan and Wisconsin top our […]

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Opening of the new Jack Nicklaus American Dunes in Michigan

GRAND HAVEN, Mich. — American Dunes, the brainchild of U.S. Air Force Reserve Lt. Col. Dan Rooney and design product of Jack Nicklaus, officially took flight on Sunday. A fan of golf architecture should be forgiven for imagining commonalities between the course itself and many of the missions Rooney undertook in F-16 fighter jets. Before […]

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Fore Golf rejects $10.9 million bid for LPGA golf courses in Florida

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — After paying $3.45 million to acquire the golf courses from LPGA International two years ago, its owner held an online auction on Wednesday that produced a high bid for three times what amount. To the astonishment of residents, Virginia-based Fore Golf Partners rejected the $10.9 million offer because it was less […]

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Bill proposes that all municipal golf courses in California be converted to housing

Craig Kessler isn’t too concerned about a California Assembly bill that could turn the state’s municipal golf courses into affordable housing plots if passed by the Assembly this year. He is more concerned with the thought that prompted the bill. “It’s more likely than not that the bill won’t gain traction among other housing bills, […]

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Turning Stone Resort Announces Opening of Award-Winning Golf Courses – Oneida Dispatch

The upstate New York resort is pleased to announce that its multi-award-winning and PGA-level golf courses will open to the public throughout April 2021, offering a wide variety of courses for players of all levels. Homelands of the Oneida Indian Nation (April 12, 2021) – In Time for Spring, Upstate New York’s Turning Stone Resort […]

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Bay Point Golf Courses in Panama City Beach, Florida was purchased by a local family

PANAMA CITY BEACH – A local family now owns the two Bay Point golf courses and a surrounding restaurant. The purchase was announced last Thursday in a press release from Bobby Jones Links, an Atlanta-based club management company chosen to work for the buyer, BP Linx LLC, which is believed to be owned by a […]

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9 Best Golf Courses on Cape Cod and the Islands

Golfing anywhere on beautiful Cape Cod and its neighboring islands, Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard, is a golf vacation treat. Panoramic ocean views, perfectly manicured greens, lush tree-lined fairways, links-style courses, and challenging games await you to play on Massachusetts turf. You will find a golf course suitable for all levels of play, from beginner to […]

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Course with lightning, hurricane Michael damage sold

PANAMA CITY, Fla. — The two golf courses in the Bay Point community along the Florida panhandle may soon have a new owner. According to Bill Wanner, president of the Bay Point Community Association, Nicklaus and Meadows yards are under contract with a local resident who is expected to close the purchases “shortly.” Although Wanner […]

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Panama City Florida Bay Point golf courses to be bought by locals

PANAMA CITY — The two golf courses in Bay Point Community could soon have a new owner. According to Bill Wanner, president of the Bay Point Community Association, Nicklaus and Meadows yards are under contract with a local resident who is expected to close the purchases “shortly.” Although Wanner did not disclose details of the […]

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Must Play Golf Courses to Discover in the South East of England |

The new golf season is finally here and it’s time to start planning where you’re going to play. Heavily populated, the South East England has a wide range of beautiful courses, offering rich quality and variety. This part of the country is among the busiest areas frequented by Golf Shake Communityand they have some recommendations […]

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Orlando’s Best Golf Courses to Play Right Now

Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate features two 18-hole championship golf courses designed by accomplished architect and World Golf Hall of Famer Greg Norman. ChampionsGate’s 36 world-class golf holes have been designed to offer golfers a blend of traditional and modern elements, creating truly unique golf courses. The International Course offers […]

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What are the best desert golf courses and destinations in the country?

By: GOLF Course Rating Panel February 7, 2021 A view of Sand Hollow in Hurricane, Utah. Brian Oar GOLF’s Top 100 Course Panelists are some of the most respected and traveled course raters in the game. They’re eager to share their opinions, too. In this GOLF.com series, we’ll uncover their unvarnished views on all course-related […]

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Orlando Golf Courses | Discover private and public golf

Ready to master your golf game in Orlando? Challenge yourself on numerous greens designed by iconic players and renowned course architects, and learn from the best at our annual top-level golf tournaments. You can even put a new spin on the game at attractions like Topgolf Orlando! But first, get out there and enjoy our […]

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Las Vegas golf courses top the list of the best places in the country to play

The courses at Paiute Golf Resort, just north of Las Vegas, have been recognized among the best in the country in the annual GolfPass survey, which bases its rankings on player reviews. Snow Mountain was deemed the fifth-best course in the country and Wolf the seventh-best on lists released last week. These aren’t the only […]

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The Most Picturesque Golf Courses in the World, According to Instagram

Northern Ireland’s Royal County Down Golf Club has taken the top spot as the most Instagrammable club in the world … [+] golf field. ASSOCIATED PRESS As of this writing, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recommend a break in the trip due to the Covid-19 pandemic, so consider this story as […]

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Losses at Trump’s Scottish golf courses exceed $75 million

The latest documents filed by the Trump Organization showing an annual loss of $4.6 million at the president’s two Scottish golf resorts pushes the red ink total for the courses over eight years to $75 million . Files covering the year 2019 do not reflect the tumult of 2020. Eric Trump, the Scottish course director, […]

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Trump’s Scottish golf courses post another year of losses | donald trump

Donald Trump’s Scottish golf courses again posted significant losses, totaling £3.4million, despite early signs of profitability at its flagship Turnberry resort. Annual accounts from Trump Turnberry’s parent company Golf Recreation Scotland show the Ayrshire luxury hotel and golf resort lost £2.3million in 2019 after investing more money in modernization of its facilities. It emerged last […]

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9 Best Golf Courses on Hilton Head

Low country landscapes highlighted by lush borders, verdant fairways and meticulously trimmed greens feature sweeping water views, vivid flowering plants and trees draped in lacy Spanish moss. A premier destination for golfers, Hilton Head offers all the luxury and vacations that adventurous golfers dream of. The best way to enjoy a golf getaway in Hilton […]

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The Best Golf Courses in Every State: 2020-21 GOLF Course Rankings

For every great course that made the 2020-21 GOLF rankings of the top 100 courses in the United States, dozens of other must-sees were left out, including at least a handful in your home country. This Top 100 list, expertly compiled by our 97 course evaluators and GOLF Architecture Editor Ran Morrissett, was our most […]

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The Best Golf Courses in Oregon, According to GOLF Magazine Reviewers

By: GOLF Course Rating Panel November 29, 2020 Pacific Dunes in Bandon, Oregon. Getty Images For every great course that made the 2020-21 GOLF rankings of the top 100 courses in the United States, dozens more must-haves have been left out, including at least a handful in your home country. Some of these designs fair […]

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The Best Golf Courses in West Virginia, According to GOLF Magazine Reviewers

By: GOLF Course Rating Panel November 29, 2020 The Greenbrier lives up to half its name. When lush, the course is as green as anywhere. Courtesy picture For every great course that made the 2020-21 GOLF rankings of the top 100 courses in the United States, dozens of other must-sees were left out, including at […]

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The Best Golf Courses in Wyoming, According to GOLF Magazine Reviewers

By: GOLF Course Rating Panel November 29, 2020 Shooting Star takes the top spot in our ranking of the best courses in Wyoming. Courtesy picture For every great course that made the 2020-21 GOLF rankings of the top 100 courses in the United States, dozens of other must-sees were left out, including at least a […]

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The Best Golf Courses in Montana, According to GOLF Magazine Reviewers

By: GOLF Course Rating Panel November 27, 2020 Wilderness Club Resort in Eureka, Mt. Courtesy picture For every great course that made the 2020-21 GOLF rankings of the top 100 courses in the United States, dozens of other must-sees were left out, including at least a handful in your home country. Some of these designs […]

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The Best Golf Courses in Arizona, According to GOLF Magazine Reviewers

By: GOLF Course Rating Panel November 27, 2020 We-Ko-Pa is a must when visiting Arizona. Lonna Tucker/We-Ko-Pa Golf Club For every great course that made the 2020-21 GOLF rankings of the top 100 courses in the United States, dozens of other must-sees were left out, including at least a handful in your home country. Some […]

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The 5 Best Golf Courses to Play in the Southeast Right Now | CSQ

TPC Sawgrass Designers: Pete Dye (stadium course); Pete Dye, Jerry Pate and Bobby Weed (Dye’s Valley). Finished: 1987 Distinctive features: Home to the stadium’s first golf course, TPC Sawgrass also features a sprawling 77,000 square foot Mediterranean-style clubhouse adorned with memorabilia related to the stadium’s course creation, as well as a hallway that displays 45 […]

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Ranking of the best designs in the region

By: GOLF Course Rating Committee and Ran Morrissett, Architectural Editor November 2, 2020 Sand Hills is one of golf’s most stunning and playable tests. Larry Lambrecht GOLF Magazine recently unveiled its 2020/2021 Top 100 Courses in the United States, and to showcase the country’s geographic diversity, GOLF has, for the first time, divided the country […]

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Palm Springs could sell its golf courses, but the process will take time

David Ready says the City of Palm Springs is not selling its two municipal golf courses. At least not yet. “It was the very first step in a very long process,” said Ready, the Palm Springs city manager, of the city council’s decision to spend $14,000 to assess the land on which the 36-hole Tahquitz […]

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East Coast Golf Courses That Offer a Luxurious Experience

Nine iconic courses will put your skills to the test. Pinehurst Resort Due to its inherent social distancing component, golf has seen something of a renaissance over the past few months. Everyone – from those with low handicaps to hackers hoping to break 100 – have flocked to their local courses in droves. In these […]

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9 Best Golf Courses in Texas

I’ve always heard one thing about golf in Texas: the municipal courses are amazing. And in my experience, that’s true. The municipal courts I’ve played in Texas are significantly better than the munis in my home state. This means that you will see several municipal courts on the list below. Texas has plenty of great […]

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11 Best Public Golf Courses in California

Public golf in California has one big advantage that other states can’t provide in the same numbers: access to top-notch courses by staying at resorts. A golf club that might be completely private if it were in Pennsylvania will be “open to members as well as resort guests” in California. This opens the door to […]

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7 Best Value Golf Courses in South Carolina

There are three main “homes” of golf in South Carolina, all along the coast. Hilton Head Island has long been a golfing destination, especially with Harbor Town hosting an annual PGA Tour event. Kiawah Island is probably the state’s newest golf hotbed, with courses like The Ocean and Cassique popping up over the past 30 […]

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10 Best Public Golf Courses in Michigan

Michigan is probably not recognized enough as a golf state. When people think of golf states, they usually think of warm climates like Arizona or Florida – places where golf can be played all year round. In Michigan, there is snow on the ground for much of the winter. In some places, like Traverse City, […]

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8 Best Golf Courses in Missouri

Missouri golf is about to take a huge hit in the arm. The first-ever Tiger Woods-designed course, Payne’s Valley, is scheduled to open outside of Branson in the fall of 2020. Combined with the other golf courses in this area (courses designed by Coore and Crenshaw, Tom Fazio and Jack Nicklaus) , Branson is quickly […]

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Trump defends golf course trips, says it’s his ‘exercise’ and he plays ‘really fast’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! President Trump defended his golf outings in a tweet on Sunday – saying he plays “VERY fast” and it’s his “exercise”. Trump argued that “a lot in business and politics works endlessly” and said “nobody’s complaining.” “I know many in business and politics who work endlessly, in […]

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8 Golf Courses to Play Now in Rochester, NY

A great golf outing awaits you in Rochester, NY. Golf Magazine ranked Rochester, NY as the 10th best golf town in the United States and #1 for golf affordability. Book your hassle-free golf travel package today with the best courses, early tee times and nearby accommodations with the Rochester Golf Trail. Ravenwood Golf Club Ravenwood […]

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Here are the 6 different types of golf courses, explained

By: Desi Isaacson May 31, 2020 Here is a breakdown of the different types of golf courses. Getty Images Welcome to the Beginner’s Guide to Golf Course Design, where we’ll dive deeper into the history, design and meaning of golf course architecture terms you’ve probably heard but may not understand. entirely. We’ll walk you through […]

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Arizona golf courses remain open, helping some resorts

The Short Course at Mountain Shadows Resort in Paradise Valley can see up to 160 rounds of golf during a day in March, the peak season for golf courses in the valley. But with the coronavirus health crisis sweeping the world and stop tourismgolf rounds fell below 100, according to Jesse Thompson, the hotel’s director […]

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Pinehurst Resort to Close Hotel Carolina; Golf courses remain open | Coronavirus News

The iconic Carolina Hotel, Pinehurst Resort’s flagship property and perhaps Moore County’s most easily identifiable landmark, temporarily closed on Tuesday afternoon. Formwork is the latest and perhaps one of the biggest companies to feel the impact of the coronavirus. Businesses in the region, but especially the service and tourism industries, have been hit hard by […]

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Top 50 Casino Golf Courses

Welcome to Golfweek’s Top USA Casino Courses, first published in the November/December print issue of golf week. The top 10 on this list has remained stable since 2018, but there has been a lot of movement across the rest of the rankings as 33 courses changed position, including three that moved onto the list. Kalispel […]

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Top 200 Resort Golf Courses

Welcome to Golfweek’s Best 2020 list of the best resort golf courses in the United States, first published in the print issue of The Ultimate Golfweek Guide. The hundreds of members of our course evaluation committee continually evaluate courses and rate them based on our 10 criteria. They also drop a single overall grade on […]

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Top 10 favorite golf resorts-casinos

A weekend getaway to a beach resort attracts many people and the more activities it offers the better, especially if our favorite is one of them. Just thinking about a morning of golf, having lunch at one of the best restaurants in the resort, getting pampered at the spa in the afternoon, and spinning the […]

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Cancun’s Best Golf Courses for Your Next Getaway

The famous Riviera Maya stretches from Cancún to the Mayan ruins of Tulum. Many of Cancun’s best golf courses are conveniently located just off Route 307. Leading architects and players have designed many of these championship layouts: Nicklaus, Norman, Dye, Price, Weiskopf. Cancun’s tropical climate welcomes players on vacation 12 months a year. Every winter, […]

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Many golf courses in Whatcom County

You may not consider Whatcom County a golfer’s paradise, but take a closer look and you’ll see it offers a great selection of courses amidst the scenery that makes the area such a beautiful place to visit. . There are 10 public courses and two private courses, including one designed by Arnold Palmer himself. Most […]

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8 Golf Courses Worth Seeing From Chicago, Including Wisconsin’s Revolutionary Mammoth Dunes – Chicago Tribune

ROME, Wis. – They’ve thought of everything here: a member of staff sets up lighted cups for the night when putting on the practice green; the bar has multi-port phone chargers; the pro shop sells spotted cow… and frisbees; “Craig’s Porch” offers $1 pulled pork tacos and nine varieties of ice cream sandwiches; the restaurant […]

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11 Amazing Airbnbs Near Top-Rated Golf Courses

Dear Traveling Golfer: Let’s take a moment to talk about rentals. No rental clubs. Rental housing. Specifically, let’s talk about pleasant short-term accommodation within easy striking distance of A-list courses. Here are 11 spots that fit the bill, available on Airbnb. 1. A retreat between East and West The Japanese no longer own Pebble Beach […]

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The 10 Best Vacation Golf Courses in Michigan

Holiday Golf. Are there two sweeter words in the English language? But what makes a good vacation golf course? Is it the beauty of the course? The location? The architectural pedigree of the course? What about the level of his challenge? Want something easy? Or do you want a difficulty similar to that of the […]

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Golf Courses in New York State

New York State and golf go way back. The PGA was founded in New York in 1916 and the first championship was held in October in Bronxville, NY. The PGA is now a global phenomenon, but it often returns home, such as in 2019 when Bethpage Black hosted the 101st PGA Championship, won by […]

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Best Golf Courses in Georgia

Most golf enthusiasts consider Georgia the hilly, forested, landlocked country of the Masters and the Tour Championship, but connoisseurs have long flocked to its other dynamic regions as well. The east coast, about 100 miles between Savannah and Jacksonville, Florida, boasts beautiful beaches, dark lagoons, golden marsh grasses and moss-draped live oak trees. The Lake […]

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How to plan your dream trip

Plan your next trip with our new Dream Weekend series, which gives you the best recommendations for golf courses, hotels, restaurants and sights – so you can relax and focus on your course rather than your itinerary . Now off the tee: Austin, Texas. Austin is best known as the “live music capital of the […]

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The best golf courses near New York

Plan your next trip with our new Dream Weekend series, which gives you the best recommendations for golf courses, hotels, restaurants and sights – so you can relax and focus on your course rather than your itinerary . Now off the tee: Long Island to New York. New York is home to some of the […]

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Best Golf Courses Near Orlando Florida

Plan your next trip with our new Dream Weekend series, combining expert picks from GOLF.com staff and travel gurus at Travel & Leisure. We bring you the best recommendations for golf courses, hotels, restaurants and sights, so you can focus on your game rather than your route. Now off the tee: Orlando. So you have […]

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The Five Best Hawaii Golf Courses in Oahu

The Royal Hawaiian Golf Club is a former private club at the foot of the Ko’Olau Mountains which is… [+] among the best layouts on Oahu. (Photo credit: Pacific Links) Hawaii isn’t exactly known as a buddy trip destination among golfers. It’s a long drive from the continental US and the airfare alone is enough […]

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Top 10+ Golf Courses and Clubs in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach (2021)

Golf is just as important to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach as our white sand beaches. From driving ranges to full 18 holes, our beautifully designed and maintained Alabama golf courses complement the natural beauty of the Gulf Coast. Under a brilliant canopy of blue sky, perfectly manicured fairways unfold into a dazzling panorama. Lined […]