10 Best Golf Resorts In America
Trying to compile the 10 Best Golf Resorts In America is not an easy task. The competition is stiff, but the decisions have been made. Here is the final list of the best golf resorts in America.
- Pebble Beach Golf Resort in Pebble Beach, California. You would be hard pressed to find a person that would disagree with Pebble Beach Golf Resort being at the top of the list of the best golf resorts in America. Not only is this links style course arguably the most beautiful course in the world, but the resort boasts three resort properties that includes top-notch cuisine, and five-star spa facilities. Throw in spectacular views of the pacific ocean and that beautiful western sunset views and it's a done deal.
- Platinum Medal Resorts in Kohler, Wisconsin. This resort in home to a golf course that you may know of as Whistling Straits. The course is laid out over an expansive rolling terrain and offers spectacular views of Lake Michigan. This golf course alone makes this resort one of the best golf resorts in America. The resort offers an amazing restaurant and wine bar, as well as, top of the line spa facilities.
- Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina. Pinehurst Resort offers three separate "Inns" with a state of the art spa. There are also eight golf courses to choose from. The No. 2 course should be a top priority.
- The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Not only can you play on one of the three golf courses, but you can also go horseback riding, as well as, many other recreational activities on the 6,500 acre property.
- Bandon Dunes Resort in Bandon, Oregon. Bandon Dunes is a lesser known resort that can compete with any of the best golf resorts in America. They offer both private cottage and large suites to accommodate a large group.
- The Boulders in Carefree, Arizona. With such a fitting name to both the area and the resort, the Boulders has two championship courses that are mapped out in between the boulders of the Sonoran Desert. The resort is made up of "casitas" that have a patio with a view, a fireplace, and exposed log-beam ceilings.
- Sea Island Resort in Sea Island, Georgia. This family-owned resort offers a golf course that lines part of the Sea Island coast. They have two accommodation properties which gives you the best Sea Island has to offer.
- The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The courses contain spectacular scenic views of the surrounding mountains. The Mountain Course was named Top Ten New Course of the Year in 2006 by "GOLF" Magazine. Also, the resorts restaurant, Penrose Room, is a five-diamond winner and the only five-diamond winner in the state of Colorado.
- Kiawah Island Golf Resort in Kiawah Island, South Carolina. The resort offers the Ocean Course which is the number 28 ranked golf course in the country by "GOLF" Magazine. The Ocean Course also boasts a new 24,000-square-foot clubhouse. The resort is also just outside of the Charleston area and include ten miles of private beach.
- Four Seasons Resort Lana'i at Manele Bay in Lanai, Hawaii. This resort has majestic views of the ocean from both the golf course and the resort and includes stellar rooms for a lavish vacation.
Posted on: Oct. 24, 2010