Looking for a great place to get out on the course this season? There are plenty of amazing courses around, and here are a six suggestions from our friend at Luxury Travel Magazine. So, pack your bags clubs, and fellow golfers for a exceptional golfing experiences at these courses.
We start in St. Helena, California at Meadowood Napa Valley at their 9-hole walking golf course that offers a immaculate playing surfaces and ideal conditions for year-round play. Golf enthusiasts of all levels can experience the closely manicured greens and fairways in a beautiful natural setting.
Next, there’s Mountain Shadows – Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, Arizona. Here, you can enjoy a fun and relatively quick round on the par-3, 18-hole course, recently named “Renovation of the Year” by Golf Inc. The original golf course at Mountain Shadows was designed and built in 1961 by architect Arthur Jack Snyder. It quickly became a favorite among Hollywood celebrities and socialites. The updated layout pays homage to the original with challenging greens, rugged slopes, distinct holes and beautiful views of Camelback Mountain.
Head East to Primland – Blue Ridge Mountains, Virginia that is a pristine Blue Ridge Mountain resort offering 12,000 acres of space, sky and shifting moods. The resort’s Highland Course is like no other. It winds its way through Primland’s mountain landscape, playing across ridge tops and over valleys, combining challenging golf with the breathtaking scenery at every turn.
Pack your passport for the next round of your trip as we head to the Argentario Golf Resort & Spa – Porto Ercole, Tuscany, Italy. The Argentario Golf Club lies between Grosseto and Capalbio, in the heart of the Maremma, and weaves its way around a protected oasis of Mediterranean scrub offering a panorama that is uniquely stunning and beautiful.
If you prefer, you can always head South to the Eden Roc at Cap Cana – Punta Cana, Dominican Republic that is one of the Caribbean’s most exciting golf destinations, and Cap Cana is fast becoming its crown jewel, with three Jack Nicklaus signature courses.
Another Southern destination for your outing is the Abaco Club on Winding Bay – Abaco, Bahamas. Situated on almost 500 acres, The Abaco Club offers a world of relaxation with luxurious residences and guest accommodations, a 2.5-mile white sand beach, a world-class Scottish-style tropical links golf course perennially rated #1 in The Bahamas, and a spectacular offering of other dining, spa, water, leisure and sporting activities.
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