USA GOLF DESTINATIONS
Pebble Beach Resort
PEBBLE BEACH, SPYGLASS HILL, SPANISH BAY, PASATIEMPO, POPPY HILLS, PACIFIC GROVE
Pebble Beach isn’t just the No. 1 public course in America. Pebble Beach is the No. 1 Golf Resort in America. Pebble Beach Golf Links hosted its sixth U.S. Open in 2019 and its fifth U.S. Amateur in 2018. And with three Top 50 Public Courses canvasing the spectacular coastline that wraps around California’s Monterey Peninsula, golf at Pebble Beach Resorts is a truly unforgettable experience.
TPC SAWGRASS, BAY HILL, STREAMSONG, PGA NATIONAL, INNISBROOK
With temperatures warm enough to play year round and sunny skies for months at a time, Florida offers what most other destinations can’t, the opportunity to experience great golf 12 months out of the year. Take your pick from 5 fabulous Florida resorts. And the fact you can play the very same courses the pros play on the PGA Tour makes it a memorable trip, indeed!
WHISTLING STRAITS, BLACKWOLF RUN, ERIN HILLS, SAND VALLEY
There are 4 courses to choose from at Whistling Straits... all 4 designed by Pete Dye and all 4 ranked in the 2020 Top 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses by Golf Digest. And just a short drive away are more classics to play... 2017 US Open host Erin Hills and the spectacular Sand Valley Resort, home of the Sand Valley and Mammoth Dunes courses. Combine any of these course for a spectacular golfing adventure!
BANDON DUNES, PACIFIC DUNES, OLD MACDONALD, BANDON TRAILS, SHEEP RANCH
It is rare to have the opportunity to play a true links course in the US, not surprising since, according to The Links Association, there are only 5 true links courses in all of North America. Happily, for those that visit Bandon Dunes Resort, three of the five are located there (Bandon Dunes, Pacific Dunes and Old Macdonald). Bandon Dunes is certainly unique among all locations for golf in North America.
Kiawah Island Resort
THE OCEAN COURSE, OAK POINT, COUGAR POINT, TURTLE POINT, OSPREY POINT
The 1991 Ryder Cup. The 1997 & 2003 World Cup. The 2012 PGA Championship. Kiawah Island, home of the famed Ocean Course, is one of the most stunning stretches of oceanfront property in the Southeast. Encompassing the famed Ocean Course, along with four other acclaimed courses, this resort is truly one of the finest in the nation.
PINEHURST #2, #4, #8, TOBACCO ROAD, PINE NEEDLES, MID PINES, THE DORMIE CLUB, TALAMORE
It’s no surprise that the Pinehurst/Southern Pines area has the highest concentration of courses in the USA on Golf Digest’s 2018 list of America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses. And Pinehurst #2 and Pine Needles are the host courses for the 2024 U.S. Open and 2022 U.S. Women’s Open Championships.
Hilton Head Island
HARBOUR TOWN GOLF LINKS, ATLANTIC DUNES, HERON POINT, PALMETTO DUNES
All 4 courses at Whistling Straits were designed by Pete Dye and all 4 rank in the 2020 Golf Digest Top 100 Public Golf Courses. And just a short drive away are the 2017 US Open host Erin Hills and the spectacular Sand Valley Resort. Combine any of these courses for a spectacular golfing adventure!
TPC SCOTTSDALE, TROON NORTH, THE BOULDERS, WE-KO-PA, QUINTERO, TALKING STICK,
With close to 200 courses in the area and great golf weather with no rain throughout most of the year, the Phoenix/Scottsdale area is one of the most popular golf destinations in the world. The peak season is winter and spring since temperatures are cooler, but summer and fall are the best times to find deals.