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April
9

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July
11

Avid golfers from all over the nation travel to South Florida to experience the prestige and beauty of the region's impeccable courses. Specifically, Fort Lauderdale is a popular destination for golfers of all skill levels as there are plenty of renowned courses in and around the city. These impressive Fort Lauderdale golf courses boast the amenities, well-manicured landscapes, and idyllic natural settings to create the ideal golf experience. Join us as we embark on a virtual golf cart tour of the best public and private golf courses in and around Fort Lauderdale. Who knows? You may find a new course worth visiting! Looking for a private course specifically? Check out these prestigious private golf courses in South Florida!  

Fort Lauderdale Country Club | Fort Lauderdale

Private Fort Lauderdale Country Club Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Established in 1926, Fort Lauderdale Country Club is proud to be the oldest private country club in Broward County. Their rich history of service to their members makes them a trusted course in the area as they proudly "provide their members and their guests with a lifestyle of the highest quality through the traditions of golf." The club's emphasis on and care for their golf courses is evident as they are the only private club in the county that offers 36 holes of manicured championship golf. Members enjoy the leisurely sport in a forested park-like setting as the fairways are lined with stately indigenous trees and colorful flowers. With their two full and well-maintained courses, competitive tournament schedule and popular ladies golfing program, Fort Lauderdale Country Club is one of the most desirable golf courses in Fort Lauderdale and throughout the South Florida region.  

Hollywood Beach Golf Resort | Hollywood

Public Hollywood Beach Golf Resort

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Considered one of the finest public courses in the region, Hollywood Beach Golf Resort's 18-hole golf course was designed in 1924 by renowned architect Donald Ross. The tree-lined par-70 course features a layout of five par-3, 10 par-4, and three par-5 holes. There are no homes located on the course, which provides uninterrupted views, pure immersion in nature, and a feeling of privacy and exclusivity. On-site amenities at the club include a well-stocked pro shop, locker rooms with complete shower facilities, and a courteous professional staff to tend to any of your needs. Amenities are centrally located in the middle of the 110-acre course, providing a worlds-away experience for guests.  

Grande Oaks Golf Club | Davie

Private Grande Oaks Golf Club is a premier private club in Davie offering an exceptional golf experience for its tight-knit community of golfers. Members enjoy hours of play on the pristine newly renovated Raymond Floyd-designed 18-hole championship course, accompanied by a gorgeous plantation-style clubhouse and a number of other amenities. This pristine par-71 course measures 6,680 yards to the tips. The recent renovation added Celebration and Tift Eagle grass, new tees, reshaped bunkers, and slight contours to the greens, which makes for a challenging yet pleasurable golf experience. All tees at Grande Oaks are perfectly square and aligned to the center of the landing area, which provides a variety of distances from which to play. This offers immense flexibility for golfers, who may choose a relaxing game one day and a more challenging one the next.  

Coral Ridge Country Club | Fort Lauderdale

Private Coral Ridge Country Club Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Rich in history and tradition, Coral Ridge Country Club was developed and designed by the legendary golf course architect Robert Trent Jones, Sr. and his wife Ione D. Jones.

The championship 18-hole golf course is a timeless masterpiece designed in 1954 and is described today as beautiful, challenging and meticulously maintained. Mr. Jones always touted the course as an "easy bogey, but a hard par" due to the undulating greens that are precisely bunkered; however, the traditional runway style tee boxes offer an array of course lengths and difficulties so players of all ages and skill levels enjoy the course.

In the fall of 2015 the Club opened a 9-hole, par-3 course designed by famed golf course architect Rees Jones. This course offers a variety of yardage, with holes ranging from 70 yards to over 200 yards, as well as undulated and multi-tier greens.

In addition to the golf facilities, this private, Members-only Club boasts 11 tennis courts, a 25-meter heated swimming pool, outdoor patio terrace and a 22,000 square foot clubhouse.

 

Bonaventure Golf Club | Weston

Public This spectacular 18-hole public golf course in Weston features a classic Joe Lee design. Bonaventure Golf Club boasts wide fairways lined with palm trees and sparkling water features, including the best waterfall in the region (located at hole 3!). The classic course runs along the edge of the Florida Everglades with mature trees, lush vegetation and freshwater lakes teeming with wildlife. Players of all skill levels will encounter an enticing challenge at Bonaventure, complemented by beautiful natural surroundings throughout. This public course is an idyllic location for all types of events, including weddings, corporate meetings, family reunions and other special occasions. The resort and spa offer 500 rooms for convenient accommodations and immediate access to the club's prestigious golf facilities.    

The Club at Emerald Hills | Hollywood

Semi-Private The Club at Emerald Hills Hollywood, FL

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Recognized as one of the "Best Places to Play" by Golf Digest, the Club at Emerald Hills is one of the most renowned courses in the region. The club was opened in 1969 and was originally designed by Bruce Devlin and Robert Von Hagge. Visitors will rejoice to discover that the Club at Emerald Hills is located less than a mile from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, which means you can travel from the runway to the fairway in a matter of minutes. The course features a blend of undulating greens, contoured bunkers, and hills — all meticulously maintained for a challenging and enjoyable golf experience. The Club at Emerald Hills has hosted a number of competitions, including the PGA Tour Doral and Honda Open Qualifiers, the U.S. Open, the U.S. Senior Open, the U.S. Amateur, U.S. Mid-Amateur, and U.S. Public Links qualifiers.  

Jacaranda Golf Club | Plantation

Semi-Private Jacaranda Golf Club Plantation, FL

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Granted four stars by Golf Digest and host to many PGA, USGA, and FSGA championship events, Jacaranda Golf Club is considered one of the best courses in the area. The club features 36 holes of championship golf, including manicured course conditions and a picturesque setting to enjoy it all. Jacaranda has two four-star rated courses, the East Course and West Course, each of which feature blue lagoons, tranquil palms, and towering palm trees. The West Course is a bit shorter but is no less challenging than the East Course. The complexity and versatile design of each course set them apart in the golfing community. The club is semi-private, offering all the exclusivity of a private country club while remaining open to public golfers. The customer-focused staff, pristine course, and luxurious amenities make for an unforgettable golfing experience at Jacaranda Golf Club in the heart of Plantation.  

Lago Mar Country Club | Fort Lauderdale

Private Lago Mar Country Club is considered one of the finest private country clubs in the area. The club is known for their exceptional golf and tennis programs, exciting social calendar and beautiful grounds. Situated in a scenic environment, Lago Mar's 18-hole course boasts well-mowed fairways, bunkers, greens and water hazards. The course is regarded as one of the best in the region, and even hosts a number of championships and competitions throughout the year. With a comprehensive pro shop, a team of professional staff members and an array of services for junior golf members, Lago Mar makes sure all of your specific golfing needs are taken care of, no matter your skill level.  

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February
16

South Florida is a region known all across the globe for its impeccable golf courses. Members of local country clubs bask in the exclusivity of these private courses, and enjoy the various member-only amenities, including restaurants, spas, fitness centers and event spaces. The leisurely lifestyle of South Florida residents means there is no shortage of country clubs and private golf courses in the area. Furthermore, the pleasant tropical weather of the region creates a pristine atmosphere for this popular sport. Beautiful views, bright green fairways, well-designed layouts, and lush landscaping make these some of the best private golf courses in the area.  

Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club

Boca Raton Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club Boca Raton, Florida

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Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club is one of South Florida's premier private clubs, offering members a wide range of activities within their state-of-the-art facilities in Boca Raton. To increase the club's exclusivity and desirable nature, members may only join Royal Palm by invitation. Their beautiful course was originally designed in 1959 by Robert Trent Jones, Sr., and has since been updated by legendary golf course designers Joe Lee and Jack Nicklaus. Not one detail was overlooked within this prestigious 18-hole course dotted with stunning water features and lush foliage.  

Fort Lauderdale Country Club

Fort Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale Country Club Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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Fort Lauderdale Country Club was established in 1926, and is proud to be the oldest private country club in Broward County. Their rich history of service to their affluent members makes them a trusted course in the area, as they "provide their members and their guests with a lifestyle of the highest quality through the traditions of golf." The club's emphasis on and care for their golf courses is evident, as they are the only private club in the county that offers 36 holes of manicured championship golf. Members enjoy the sport in a forested park-like setting, as the fairways are lined with stately indigenous trees and colorful flowers. With their two full and well-maintained courses, competitive tournament schedule, and popular ladies golfing program, Fort Lauderdale Country Club is one of the most desirable golf courses in the South Florida region.  

Boca West Country Club

Boca Raton Boca West Country Club Boca Raton, Florida

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Boca West Country Club is the nation's largest private equity owned clubs, and its golf courses certainly match its prestige. Throughout Boca West's 54 distinct villages lies four 18-hole championship courses designed by some of the best golf course architects of our time: Pete Dye, Arnold Palmer and Jim Fazio. At Boca West, you will discover strategically placed bunkers, rolling fairways winding through the natural Florida landscape, and putting greens that test your touch. Members enjoy a four-acre short game area, a driving range with 50 tees, individual golf pro shops, and a restaurant.  

The Moorings Yacht & Country Club

Vero Beach The Moorings Yacht & Country Club Vero Beach, Florida

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The Moorings Yacht & Country Club in Vero Beach is a private member-owned club offering a wide variety of sports and social amenities in an elegant, relaxed and welcoming environment. Golfers, yachters and socialites flock to The Moorings for the luxurious lifestyle awaiting. The championship Hawk's Nest Course was designed in 1987 by Jim Fazio, and is one of the few "green courses" left in Florida, as it boasts tall pine and oak trees to maintain the natural look of the property. The Moorings Course was designed by Pete Dye in 1974, and is often called his "Little Gem". It is one of the more breathtaking courses to behold, as the entire front nine holes are surrounded by water. Furthermore, the back nine feature majestic oak trees and offer an awe-inspiring view of the Indian River Lagoon.  

The Seagate Country Club

Delray Beach Seagate Country Club Delray Beach, Florida

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The Seagate Country Club in Delray Beach features one of the finest golf courses in the region, crafted especially for those who are up for a more challenging game. The course was originally designed in 1973 by noteworthy golf architect, Joe Lee, and was recently restored with advanced technology that maintained the true spirit of the original design. This 18-hole championship-style golf course stretches across 300 acres, winding through bass ponds and other natural features teeming with wildlife. Members love the new state-of-the-art practice facility featuring a fully outfitted driving range, putting green, short game pitching, and a staff of PGA professionals on site.

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