Being one of the largest cities in Florida and with a constantly perfect weather, Jacksonville is a golfer's paradise. Good thing is that it also has over 25 golf courses to choose from. Being in Jacksonville, you'll be surrounded by Florida's palm trees, orange blossoms and beautiful lakes. Golf vacation packages offer a lot of challenges to players in every skill level, ranging from top Oceanside golf resorts to famous public courses.
Aside from a number of golf vacation destinations, there are also a lot of golf vacation packages that you can choose from if you would like to consider a trip to Jacksonville. Be challenged with the Signature Golf Courses uniquely designed by great professional golfers.
Laurel Island Links is an 18-hole masterpiece which was designed by the famous American professional golfer, Davis Milton Love III. Considered as one of the best golf destinations, this golf course has a beautifully outlined plan which is gratifying for players of every skill level. As one of the most beautiful golf courses, the layout is situated among tree-lined paths, exciting marsh views and well bunkered greens. Laurel Island Links will give you one of the finest golf experiences on the coast of Georgia.
Laurel Island Links has also other features like a driving range, a wide practice putting green and a practice sand bunker. Our convenient pro shop provides the highest quality in men's and ladies' golf apparel well as golf equipment and accessories.
A thousand feet away from the World Golf Hall of Fame in World Golf Village, The King and the Bear was created by two greatest golf professional players, Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer. This picturesque parcel of land expresses the best of what Florida can offer to local residents and tourists as well. This could be one of the great golf vacation packages you can avail. This 7200 yard+ championship golf course was meticulously crafted using wetlands, marsh, praires, lakes, and mature woodlands. This golf course is a par-72.
Being the recipient of a lot of attention lately, the Osprey Cove Golf Club was quoted by Golf Digest, "A gem . . . Must play if you're within 100 miles." Moreover, GolfWeek's Golf & Travel proclaimed it also as one of the "Top 100 Modern Courses." Beautifully crafted by Mark McCumber & Associates, the blueprint of the course was inspired by McCumber’s dedication to creating a course that corresponds to the size of the land area as well as integrates the
elements of strategy, diversity, proportionality and amazement.
Another one of Jacksonville's best golf destinations, The Slammer and the Squire is situated in the center of the World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida. This awesome golf course is an 18-hole, 72 par, 7,000 yard high status resort golf course crafted by Bobby Weed with the help of design consultants "The Slammer" Sam Snead and Gene "The Squire" Sarazan. Since its public opening last May of 1998, the woodlands, wetlands and the heavenly beauty of the area was amazingly maintained and preserved by the caretakers. This not only considered as one of the most breathtaking golf resorts in Jacksonville, it also one of the most challenging golf courses for both professional and amateur players with five sets of tees.
Beautifully crafted by famous architect, David Postlethwait, Cimarrone's par-72, 6891championship design will make both professional and amateur players enjoy their game. Another one of Jacksonvilles great golf vacation packages, the Cimarrone Golf Club’s groomed course conditions and brain and body stimulating design offers an amusing, warm experience for players of all skill levels. Cimarrone's distinct paths and glorious landscape will be savored by the beginners as well as advanced players will acknowledge many risk-reward chances given by cleverly placed bunkers and a water or marsh feature on every hole.
North Hampton Golf Course was conceived by one of the greatest American golfer, Arnold Palmer. One of the best golf courses of Jacksonville, North Hampton provides royal service to all players of all skill level. This par 72 championship layout is covered by almost ten crisp spring fed lakes bordered with coquina rocks and provides almost 40 feet of elevation. The green and wild grasses and rolling mounds will let you feel like you're located at an Old Scottish Links Course. This Arnold Palmer Signature golf resort offers the most excellent golf experience, so what are you waiting for? Be the first one to play a tee here.
The Bent Creek Golf Course has always been the golfers' choice to enjoy and unwind. This golf course is Jacksonville's public golf course. Also famously known as one of the most challenging golf courses in the city, this 6,620-yard course has provided a fun and impressive golf experience for Northeast Florida locals and tourists alike. Carefully designed by highly acclaimed architect Bobby Weed together with consulting services by Mark McCumber, Bent Creek's wandering tract takes golfers through an accredited Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, high towered pines, and aboard creeks and swales. The championship design brags bent grass greens, plush pathways and a modernized lighted practice facility.
The Pine Course of the Grand Club has just undergone an over-all renovation. It is an Arnold Palmer Signature design and is one of the favorite golf courses of tourney players. Pine Course has been a home to a number of esteemed professional and amateur affairs. Luckily for sizeable hitters, it can also be tolerant. Water is present on half its holes; add up the long-iron approach shots which are not unusual.
Cypress Course's grand comeback provides professional and amateur golf players a change of beautiful scenery, from pine and hardwood forests evocative of the Carolinas to love grass and pot bunkers that might fit nicely on Scottish Links. One of the many Signature golf courses and with its marshlands, lakes and glorious wildlife, Cypress Course of the Grand Club is no doubt Northeast Florida. Tourney players exit Cypress Course not forgetting the close-fitting paths, experimenting par-3s and well endowed wildlife.
A masterpiece of Arnold Palmer's chief architect, Ed Seay, Marsh Landing Country Club is one of the many extraordinary golf resorts in Jacksonville. The main reason for this is its natural environment. The 6,841-yard, par-72 design threads vast spaces of intracoastal marshes and sky rocketing pines. This golf course provides excitement and an enormous challenge for both professional and amateur golfers. It is also a visible grandeur as well as the course is also an abode to an exceptional range of wildlife. Exotic birds flit relocate from one ancient oak trees cloaked with Spanish moss to another while osprey can be seen grazing the water as they come near their habitat in the neighboring lakes.
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