Golf is a huge activity enjoyed by many throughout Florida. One of the perks of living in a destination, such as Boca Raton, you can take a stay-cation in your own back yard. There's no need to hop on a plane and waste countless hours traveling just to reach your final destination. Instead, you can choose from any of the top golf resorts in the area.
Choose a challenging course coupled with a luxurious resort perfect for you, your golfing buddies, the wife or even the entire family. Here are some of the top choices in the area.
Boca Raton Resort & Club
This luxurious resort provides plenty of golfing fun. Choose from two 18-hole courses and enjoy some of the best golf in the area. Snead and Armour once held positions at the resort and the courses still embody the best of golf in Florida.
The Breakers Resort
Known mainly for the Ocean Course, The Breakers Resort has two 18-holes courses. The Ocean Course is the older choice and was redesigned in 2000 by Brian Silva, while the Rees Jones Course provides plenty of challenge with a neo-classic style. This resort is also home to the John Webster Golf Academy.
PGA National Resort & Spa
Any true golfer knows what PGA National offers. This resort provides five championship courses with plenty of challenge. When you stay here, you will need a week to cover all the courses. PGA National courses include:
- The Estates - Designed by Karl Litten
- The Champion - Home to the Bear Trap and the Honda Classic
- The Palmer - Designed by Arnold Palmer
- The Fazio - Newly-renovated in 2012
- The Squire - Named for Gene Sarazen
All three of these resorts provide the perfect stay-cation for Boca Raton golfers.
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