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Looking at the state of Florida, you will not find any place on earth where you can find more courses on a area the size as the sunshine state. Over 1,500 courses offer challenges and fun for anyone. No matter if you are just getting started or are getting ready for the PGA Tour, you will find the course that is just right for you. The large variety of options of public golf courses lets you choose a different course everyday.
Combine and enjoy rounds of Golf during the day and relax at night as you watch the sunset in one of the many beach locations. We have put together of short list of great public golf courses in the area in case you wonder where to go next.
Ask as if you look for anything in particular. We are here to help and know a lot of courses!
Legacy Golf Club is an award-winning Arnold Palmer 18-hole championship course located in Lakewood Ranch, Florida offering country club amenities and service at a daily-fee facility.
This par-72, 7,067-yard course features 360 foot wide fairways on all corridors, elevated multiple tees, and virtually every hole is framed with sand and water.
Practice facility with an all-grass teeing area, six target greens, practice bunker and an 8,000-square-foot practice green.
Legacy Golf Club accepts Big Summer and Paradise discount cards.
Reserve a Tee Time – Call 941.907.7067
8255 Legacy Blvd.
Lakewood Ranch, Florida 34202
A Ted McAnlis signature championship golf course with Champion Ultradwarf Greens.
Designed with the natural Florida wetlands in mind, The Preserve Golf Club in Bradenton, Florida is a challenging golf course where 52 lakes directly affect play on nine holes. A par-72 course with five tee boxes that play from 5,095 to 7,000 yards.
Facilities include aqua range with island targets, chipping area and putting greens.
Half-hour and full-hour playing lessons are available.
7310 Tara Preserve Lane
Bradenton, FL 34203
The competitive layout at Waterlefe Golf & River Club presents a challenge for golfers of all skill levels. Waterlefe Golf & River Club in Bradenton, Florida is a par-72, 18-hole championship golf course bordering the Manatee River. Plays from 4,770 to just under 7,000 yards. The Manatee River touches five of the holes, and manatees can often be seen from the 15th green.
Waterlefe is home to several U.S. Open Qualifying Tournaments.
Facilities include an aqua range, practice putting green, full-service pro shop, beverage cart service and grille room. Club fitting, club repair and lessons from PGA professionals are also available.
1022 Fish Hook Cove
Bradenton, FL 34212
Designed by top course designer Arthur Hills.
Stoneybrook Golf Club in Bradenton, Florida features a classic blend of risk/reward in championship condition. An 18-hole, par-72 championship golf course in an area with mature woods, wetland preserves ponds and lakes. About 7,100 yards from the tips.
Stoneybrook offers an aqua practice range, two putting greens, short game area, fully stocked pro shop, and restaurant/bar.
8000 Stone Harbour Loop
Bradenton, FL 34212
A semi-private 27-hole Arthur Hills course featuring a mix of palm trees, live oaks and river holes.
Several holes have the Manatee River and its tidal water areas incorporated into them. Play 9, 18 or all 27 holes. Those playing 18 holes will have nine holes rotated from teh Estuary,Sanctuary or Tributary courses. Practice facility includes a large aqua driving range, short game area and putting green.
7155 Grand Estuary Trail
Bradenton, Florida 34212
A challenging championship 18-hole par-72 course that winds its way among lakes and woodlands.
Course features five tee boxes and plays from 5,065 to 6,714 yards providing a diverse golfing experience. Rosedale Golf & Country Club amenites include PGA Professional staff, practice facility with driving range, putting green, and bunker/chipping/pitching area. Enjoy a beverage or meal in the Clubhouse before or after your round.
5100 87th Street East
Bradenton, Florida 34211
Bobby Jones Golf Club is a municipal golf course in Sarasota with two 18-hole championship courses and a 9-hole executive course.
The 18-hole American Course is a 6,039-yard par-71 with gently rolling hills and majestic Live Oak trees. The 18-hole British Course is a par-72 course of 6,710 yards featuring several ponds and streams. The 9-hole, par-30 Gillespie Executive Course is 1,716 yards long and consists of three par-4’s, six par-3’s, elevated oval greens and two sets of tees at each hole. With small ponds and a mixture of oaks and palms, this 35-acre executive course is popular for golfers of all abilities.
Golf Shop, practice range, chipping and putting greens on-site.
Improve your game with PGA lessons by “Teacher of the Year” Christian Martin and PGA Professional Daniel Bailey.
Motorized carts are not required for those who prefer to walk pull cart rentals are available.
Reserve tee time online up to five days in advance.
1000 Circus Blvd.
Sarasota, Florida 34232
University Park Country Club has been rated four-stars by Golf Digest since 1996 and Sarasota Magazine’s “Best Place to Play Golf” for 22 years running.
This is a 27-hole Ron Garl championship course that plays from 7,001 to 7,246 yards with an 18-hole round par 72. Course Info: Great practice facility, unique, well-equipped pro shop and award winning casual lakeside dining for lunch.
You’ll find LPGA and PGA golf professionals at University Park’s Golf Academy. Improve your game by enrolling in a 2 or 3 day Golf School, daily clinic or with private instruction.
Reserve a Tee Time
Daily fee players can book tee times 3 days in advance. Call 941.359.9999 to schedule your round.
7671 The Park Boulevard
University Park, Florida 34201