It was that kind of morning for Arnold Palmer, who was surrounded by well-wishers and autograph-seekers as the headliner of a celebration to mark the re-opening of refurbished West Palm Beach Municipal Golf Course.
Village Golf Club is a championship par 72 golf course with eighteen newly renovated greens and a beautiful new clubhouse. The golf course is set on 175 acres of lush South Florida terrain. The Village Golf Club course plays just under 6,900 yards from the back tees and just over 5,000 yards from the forward tees. The golf course is challenging for most golfers, but with five sets of tee boxes the course can be enjoyed by all levels of golfers.
Ranked in GOLF Magazine's Top 100 Courses in the U.S. the Jim Fazio design is 18 holes of exceptional beauty and relentless challenges. GOLF Magazine Top 100 Teacher, Dr. Gary Wiren, wrote that Trump International is one of his five favorite courses saying, "There are many courses in America that are aesthetically striking, well designed, beautifully maintained, or challenging but fair -- but few meet all these criteria. Trump International is one, and I enjoy my golf there immensely. The members all say, 'I never get tired of playing that course.' That's how I feel as well." The 15th and 18th tees are atop a six-story dune and the 14th demands an uphill approach akin to landing the ball on the roof of a clubhouse.
This public course, which was previously known as Royal Palm Beach Golf Club, requires demanding play. Trees and water frequently come into play and create a challenge for all skill levels.
The 18-hole "Madison Green" course at the The Links At Madison Green facility in Royal Palm Beach, Florida features 7,051 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 . The course rating is 73.6 and it has a slope rating of 143 on Bermuda grass.
The Golf Club of Jupiter is an 18-hole regulation length golf course in Jupiter, Florida. This short layout features 4 sets of teeboxes for the enjoyment of golfers of all skill levels.
The course in Stuart Florida, is reminiscent of "old" Florida's natural beauty, with long wide fairways surrounded by stately ancient oaks, pines and palmettos. Throughout your tour of the course you will see wildlife and pristine natural habitats maintained at Audubon standards. Our five (5) sets of tees play from 5,000 - 7,000 yards, offering championship golf to all skill levels. The Florida Club offers easy acess from Martin or St. Lucie County. So come out today and enjoy one of South East Florida's best golf layouts. Be sure and visit our website often to recieve some great discounts and specials on both golf and food at The Florida Club Grill.
Pete Dye spent part of his youth at Pinehurst, where he became a lifelong admirer of Donald Ross, and Pinehurst was clearly on his mind when he set out to design The Dye Preserve. "We aimed at making a different kind of golf course down here," he said. What he built was in effect a non-Floridian golf course in Florida, a task inspired and helped by the quality of the soil, the grasses and the trees.
With two championship courses, The Breakers is the destination of choice for avid golfers, as well as vacationers who enjoy the game. From the first tee until the final approach on the 18th hole, these meticulously designed courses entice and challenge golfers of all levels.
Named after the immortal Gene Sarazen, the first golfer ever to win the professional Grand Slam, "the thinking man's course" is the ultimate test of accuracy and precision. Designed by Tom and George Fazio, the Squire is the shortest and the most exacting of the courses at PGA National Resort & Spa. Accuracy with fairway woods and long irons is tested on many tees and the new smaller "Emerald Bermuda" greens demand precise approach shots. Several doglegs provide a risk reward opportunity for any longer hitter as well. The Squire is surrounded by natural environmental areas and teeming with native vegetation, which attracts an abundance of wildlife. The 5th hole even runs along part of the wilderness preserve, which borders the west side of the PGA National community.
This 7,224-yard challenge designed by the game's greatest legend can be your everyday test. As a player, Jack Nicklaus changed the way the game is played, setting records that may never be broken. But equally impressive is the mark he is leaving on the game as an architect. Many of his courses have been lauded as among the best modern designs in the world. This masterpiece in design, his first for The Ritz-Carlton, is innovative in both the challenge it presents and in the elements of the course itself. This course holds special significance as Mr. Nicklaus walked this natural forest land more than 20 years ago, envisioning the design detail and flow of play of this world-class course.
Named after its designer, Arnold Palmer, this course is one of the more forgiving at PGA National from tee to fairway and known as a risk reward course. The open fairways and larger "Champion Bermuda" greens can be quite accommodating and invite players to take a chance if they dare as golfers are not overly penalized for missing the fairway or primary rough on most holes. There is a considerable amount of undulation through the fairway presenting the opportunity for uneven lies and creative shot making. The Palmer has a great series of finishing holes, with the 18th being one of the most scenic and picturesque par 5's on the property.
With wide-river views of the St. Lucie River combined with a par-71 Chi Chi Rodriguez Signature Golf Course, Palm Cove Golf & Yacht Club is one of the most unique and upscale communities in Martin County. The picturesque golf course is challenging to golfers of all handicaps, and also includes a driving range and putting/chipping greens, snack bar, and a pro shop staffed by PGA professionals.
It's been touted twice by Golf Digest as the best Par 3 in the U.S. Golf Magazine has also bestowed its number one rating to the course with its second-place award given the short course at Augusta National. And it has been listed among Golf Range Magazine's Top 25 Short Courses in America for the two years there has been a poll.
This Par 72, Roy Case designed course is one of the only golf courses in Florida that winds through natural preserved and wetlands areas. It plays to 6,500 yards through southern pines, palm trees, and marsh land while making defined elevation changes, giving breathtaking views, quality golf while still being affordable!
Golf course features fairways ribboned with water and hammocks of oaks and pine. The turf is cutting-edge Paspalum, an environmentally friendly grass that helps the ball roll smoother on the greens and fairways.
Okeeheelee Golf Course offers 27 holes of championship golf. Three nine-hole courses that may be played in three 18-hole combinations. Okeeheelee Golf Course provides extensive practice facilities, which include a driving range, 30,000 square feet of putting green, chipping, pitching, and bunker practice areas. Each hole has five tees to play from, so every skill level will feel comfortable playing here. With its unique park setting and beautiful vistas of Clear Lake, the facility is aptly named Okeeheelee, or "quiet waters" in the Seminole Indian language.
The North Palm Beach Country Club is a Village- owned and operated recreational facility consisting of an 18-hole, Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. North Palm Beach Country Club represents the second municipal golf course designed by Nicklaus a renovation which was undertaken and completed in 2006.
McArthur is a private sanctuary of "pure golf" for those who enjoy the finest traditions of the game. No tee times. A true walking course. No homes or developments, ever.
This is a very tight executive course due to all the pine trees. The terrain is basically flat, but there are some mounds that can affect your lies. The large greens are gently rolling and medium speed. There are no sand bunkers on this course, but there are six grass bunkers and two water hazards coming into play on four holes. The signature hole is #15, a 370-yard, par 4, requiring a perfectly placed tee shot to a small landing area, or else you are lost in the trees.
Idyllically situated by the ocean on Jupiter's natural estuary, Jupiter Dunes is unquestionably Florida's finest short course. Redesigned and rebuilt in 2003, the beautiful and distinctive property spreads 18 holes over 28 acres.
Greg Norman has a hands-on approach that is unique to the golf course design process. Norman spent hundreds of weeks of his successful professional career as the world's top ranked player and he had the opportunity to compete on some of the most illustrious golf courses in the world. His experience enables him to create golf course designs with all skill levels in mind.
The final three holes of the JL Village Course are considered one of toughest finishing combinations in the area. Perhaps the most difficult of these three holes is the daunting par-five seventeenth hole. The highlight of this hole is the "cruise" on the JL Village Ferryboat that shuttles players, and their carts, across a boating channel. With its idealistic setting in beautiful South Florida, the Village Course affords golfers of all abilities the opportunity to challenge their games and enjoy the scenery.
;The natural beauty and rolling terrain of the Hills course at Old Trail has drawn players of all levels for the past two decades. Built in 1991 by renowned golf course architect Arthur Hills, is a wonderful test of golf and a perfect contrast to Tom Fazio's layout at Old Trail.
The natural beauty and rolling terrain of the Fazio course at Old Trail has drawn players of all levels for the past two decades. Built in 1985 by renowned golf course architect Tom Fazio, the course has been host to USGA Qualifiers, Florida State and Palm Beach County Amateur Championships as well as many professional events. This resume has earned the Fazio course its reputation as the championship venue at Jonathan's Landing Golf Club. Renovations in 2005 and 2008 have seen new TifEagle greens and "Celebration" fairways installed to enhance an already pristine track. Don't let the serenity of the "hidden gem" distract you from this true test of golf.
Welcome to Heritage Ridge Golf Club, one of the finest golf destinations on the Treasure Coast. We have a picturesque 18 Hole Golf Course, Golf Academy, Driving Range, and, a Restaurant and Bar that overlooks the course.
Merge seamlessly with state-of-the-art amenities at Hammock Creek Golf Club to create a "World-Class Daily Fee Golf Experience". Designed by the father-son team of Jack Nicklaus and Jack Nicklaus II, Hammock Creek offers championship golf to players of all skill levels in an uncommon natural setting.
At 6,806 yards, the Haig is the third-longest course at PGA National and has the highest difficulty rating from the standard men's (white) and ladies' (red) tees. Both the 9th and 18th holes return to the clubhouse area, allowing play to start from the 1st and 10th tees making the Haig Course a convenient choice for 9-hole play in the afternoon.
Blended within a spectacular Arnold Palmer Signature golf course, Frenchman's Reserve offers the luxurious, relaxed atmosphere of private country club living with proximity to modern conveniences. Reminiscent of the elaborate Palm Beach mansions designed by 20th Century architect Addison Mizner, the awe-inspiring architecture throughout the community continues the rich traditions of the Mediterranean Revival.
The 18-hole "Fairways" course at the Fairways Golf Club facility in West Palm Beach, Florida features 3,470 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 61 .
As the roots of my 35 years in golf course design began in the Palm Beach area, Emerald Dunes Golf Club is a very special place to me. Not only is this a challenging, yet enjoyable course for all skill levels, it also embraces a core golf environment, which enhances the drama, strategy, and natural features of the course. I'm truly proud that golfers from around the world play here and enjoy this unique golf experience. I'm sure this golf club will be as special to you as it is to me."
36-holes of magnificent, undulating fairways designed by two of the world's most famous golf course architects - The Sunset course by Arthur Hills, and the Sunrise course by Tom Fazio. Mirasol also features world-class golf practice facilities as well as a fully-equipped golf pro shop.
This Tom Fazio-designed 18-hole layout is brilliantly conceived and skillfully routed among pristine wetlands, upland preserves and numerous lakes. It is both challenging to the low-handicap player and forgiving to the average golfer. The fairways are generous and the greens typical Fazio - subtle plateaus and clever rolls. It is destined to be the best daily-fee experience on the Treasure Coast.
The Champion course at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens is one of five golf courses at the south Florida resort. The Champion course was originally designed by Tom Fazio but was redesigned by Jack Nicklaus in 1990. This host course for the 1983 Ryder Cup Matches and the 1987 PGA Championship has wide fairways and accepting greens, but many course-management options, including navigating 107 total bunkers.
The 18-hole championship golf course, designed by renowned golf course architect Joe Lee, opened in October of 1999. Lush, rolling fairways weave throughout undulated landscape, which is surrounded by serene lakes and native vegetation.
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