Golf Courses and Clubs
Northeast Florida is considered “Florida’s Golf Capital.” The World Golf Hall of fame is located in St. Augustine.
Must play courses include:
The TCP (Tournament Players Club) Sawgrass course located in Ponte Verde Beach, Florida is one of the most famous golf courses in the world. Players can choose from two PGA Tour championship courses designed by Pete Dye.
World Golf Village
The King & Bear course at World Golf Village is the only course in the world co-designed by Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus. Their second course, Slammer & Squire allows players to tee off from under the tower of the World Golf Hall of Fame.
Ponte Vedra Inn & Club
The Ponte Vedra Inn & Club offers players two 18-hole courses, as well as three putting greens and a pitching/chipping green. The Ocean course was designed in 1928 and served as the site for the U.S. Open qualifying round five times.
Omni Amelia Island Plantation
Amelia Island Plantation offers two courses for day guests as well as one course reserved for resort guests. Their Oak Marsh course hosted the 1991 PGA Selection Championship and has been featured in both Golf Digest and Travel & Leisure magazines.