The natural beaches and world class fishing is what makes Stuart / Port St. Lucie known among the cities in Florida. The city is located right in the heart of the Treasure’s Coast and has been a home to a number of PGA owned and operated golf courses. Upscale shopping and an array of entertainment outlets also await the every guest.
Among the golf destinations in Stuart / Port St. Lucie, Florida includes the Eagle Marsh Golf Club, Hammock Creek Golf Club, and the three courses on PGA Golf Club.
The Eagle Marsh Golf Club is nestled in the sprawling 240-acre of wildlife preserve that has about a hundred species of wild birds and animals. Designed by the renowned Tommy Fazio, the 18-hole course in Jensen beach has the par 72 and 6,918 yards from the longest tees. It has a slope rating of 144 and a course rating of 74.0.
The Hammock Creek Golf Club has Florida’s first course designed by a father and son tandem. Jack Nicklaus and Jack Nicklaus Jr. have created a layout that has become the home of Golden Bear Tour events. It features the perfectly maintained rolling fairways, multi-tiered greens and tees, and the holes that are winding through the natural pine forests and wetlands. The 18-hole Hammock Creek Course has 7,119 yards of golf from the longest tees for a 72 par.
The PGA Golf Club holds three of the famous golf courses in Florida. It ranked among the “Best Golf Resorts” cited by Golf Digest. The 54-hole championship layout was designed by Tom Fazio and Pete Dye.
- Dye Course – it features the pine straw roughs, grass based bunkers, and the vast coquina waste bunkers. The course weaves through the 100 acre “Big Mamu” wetlands.
- Ryder Course – is named in honor of Samuel Ryder, the founder of the Ryder Cup. The course features the rolling hills, majestic pine trees and the challenging water hazards.
- Wanamaker Course – is named after Rodman Wanamaker who inspired the birth of The PGA of America in 1916. The entire layout is set against the backdrop of wetlands and palm trees and palmettos creating one of Florida’s beautiful courses.
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