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- California Central Coast (20)
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- Palm Springs (20)
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- San Francisco Bay (4)
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Resorts and Lodges in California
With 12 months of sunshine and breathtaking scenery, it comes as no surprise that California is a hub for frequenters of the fairway. With the second most golf courses of any state, you’re sure to find a fairway that fits your fancy. Tee it up on famous courses like Pebble Beach Golf Links, Torrey Pines, and Spyglass Hill. In fact, Pebble Beach has played host to five U.S. Open Championships. If your swing isn’t quite up to par to challenge these legendary links, swing away at a variety of public courses that are both fun and challenging for all skill levels.
Pebble Beach! That's all you have to say to get a golfer to listen. The gate to Pebble Beach is only a half mile from the Carmel Lodge and is home to the Links at Pebble Beach, Spyglass golf course, Monterey Peninsula Country Club, Peter Hay Golf Links, and Poppy Hill golf course. Carmel Valley holds many golf courses as well, like Quail Lodge,...
During your Aston Lakeland Village, spend an afternoon hitting the links in South Lake Tahoe. The Tahoe South region boasts six distinctive golf courses, each with its own individual character and views. Each features an array of fun and challenging terrain amid the rugged and beautiful scenery that draws travelers to this California oasis.
Experience the sport of kings from one of the world's most prestigious luxury resorts. The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is a truly exceptional Southern California destination, offering exceptional convenience to several nearby courses. Their golf packages make it easy to get out and test your swing for that hole-in-one!
Ninety holes of golf heaven await at La Quinta Club and Resort. These five, award-winning courses are scattered below the serrated edges of the Santa Rosa Mountains make this resort a very desirable destination for the adventurous golfer. Great golf packages are available to help streamline your planning.
Recently recognized by Golf Digest for one of the top 75 resorts in North America, The Westin Mission Hills is the perfect Palm Springs golf destination. They offer two championship golf courses for all guests: the Pete Dye course and the Gary Player Signature Course. Your unforgettable California golf vacation awaits!
Practice for a big match on site at the three-hole course at Smoke Tree Ranch. It's a stress-free challenge and a quick tune up before visiting the many championship Palm Springs courses (over 100 in all)! Let the helpful staff assist you with tee times, course descriptions, pricing and directions.
There is nothing better than playing around of golf with the beauty of the Pacific Ocean in the background. This is exactly what you'll find at Coronado Municipal Golf Course. This championship layout features immaculate greens, wide inviting fairways and amazing views. Don't let the picturesque scenery distract you from your round of golf!
Sonoma Coast Villa & Spa Resort's onsite nine-hole putting green offers a quiet day of golf for guests of all ages. For those seeking a more challenging round, book a Stay & Play package for golfing at the nearby Bodega Harbor Golf Links, designed by the famed Robert Trent Jones, Jr. It's the perfect way to enjoy a Sonoma golf vacation!
Return to the traditions of turn-of-the-century golf at Meadowood's nine-hole walking course. The hickory golf program lets you play a round with authentic hickory shafted clubs and replica gutty golf balls. Try your first nine holes as they did in the 1800s and your second with modern equipment. For your convenience, private instruction is offered...
Looking to set out and hit the links during your Lake Tahoe retreat? With numerous golf courses in the area, many near the lake itself -- such as Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course and Lake Tahoe Golf Course -- The Ridge Tahoe is a great home base for anyone's Lake Tahoe golf retreat. An afternoon round also provides a great way to spend some time away...
Don't forget to pack your golf clubs when preparing for your trip to Tradewinds Carmel. This area features some of the top public golf courses in the country including Pebble Beach, Spyglass Hill and Cypress Point. Each of these championship courses provides picturesque views and a challenging layout, sure to test golfers of every skill level.
Located near three golf-courses Pasatiempo, DeLaveaga and Seascape Golf Course, Hotel Paradox, as a part of a special gold package, offers special rates and green fees. No matter what your skill level, make sure a trip to the links is part of your stay at Hotel Paradox!
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The Pacific Ocean waves gently lap against the sugar-white shoreline. Rolling vineyards dot the horizon. The sun tickles the nape of your neck. This is California, one of the best places in the... more
Roaming Pacific Ocean waves, sun-kissed beaches, and a vibrant nightlife welcome you to San Diego. This year-round oceanfront oasis features an average of 210 days over 70 degrees Fahrenheit per year,... more