5 Stunning Golf Courses In Miami
Planning on visiting sunny Miami soon? Whether you will be attending a business convention, taking in the area beaches or maybe checking out the many downtown condominiums for sale do not forget to set some time aside for a round of golf at these area courses.
Melrose Golf Course at International Links (1802 NW 37th Ave) – This 18 hole, PAR 71 course offers a breath taking yet challenging 7173 yards of play. Whether you are an experienced player or beginning novice, you will not want to miss an opportunity to play a quick round or take advantage of the driving range, putting green, or on-site teaching pros.
Miccosukee Golf & Country Club (6401 Kendale Lakes Drive) – Here you will find three exciting course to choose from – the Marlin Course, the Barracuda Course and the Dolphin Course. Although each is only 9 holes they are also each PAR 36 and between 3349 & 3360 yds each, perfect when you want to sneak in a game between meetings.
Trump National Doral (4400 NW 87th Ave) – If you want to play where the pros play then you will definitely want to head to Trump Nation’s Red Tiger or Golden Palm courses. Each provides a world class opportunity to play the same 18 holes many of the PGA’s best practice on. Red Tiger is PAR 71 and 7025 yards while the Golden Palm is PAR 70 and 6639 yards, but both will provide a once in a life time playing experience.
Palmetto Golf Course (9300 SW 152nd St) – Sometimes older means better, and that is certainly the case when it comes to Palmetto. With over 50 years of providing some of the finest golfing in Miami, the Palmetto is sure to be a hit with you too. This PAR 70 Championship Course offers a unique challenge not found on many other courses – water on 11 of its 18 holes! If you are successful at staying dry you can celebrate at the spacious clubhouse or pick up a little something at the fully stocked pro shop.
Country Club of Miami (6801 NW 186 St) – few people would consider a municipal course to be world class, but that is because they have not played here. The course has a long history of providing some of Miami’s premier golfing, including having once employed Arnold Palmer as Head Pro and being a favorite of Jackie Gleason, Bob Hope, and Bing Crosby. Two lush courses are offered – the West is 7071 yards & PAR 72 and the East is 6353 yards & PAR 70, both offer PGA level play.