Miami is famous for its beaches, restaurants, adventurous sports and lot all. Very few people are aware that this place is also popular for its golf courses. If you love playing golf and you are in Miami, then it’s like a destiny’s call for you. With yearlong almost perfect weather which also in turn, contributes to the lovely Flat terrains, provides the perfect set up for creating world class golf courses. Here below we list out 7 of the best golf courses that are there in Miami which you should visit at least once, if you are golf crazy that is, when you visit this lovely city.
Here Are The Top 7 Golf Courses Club Near Miami:
Biltmore Golf Club
Located at the heart of the Coral Gables circa 1925, iconic Donald Ross designed the lush greens of the golf club with architect Brian Silva further ornating the tee with grass lifts for installing profound bunkers and flush fairways in 2007. The 18 holes pristine course provides the perfect platform carrying out championship level competitions.
Crandon Golf Course
Although there’s plenty of reasons to be alarmed with crocodiles, iguanas, raccoons and pelicans being counted as regular visitors in the golf club, this gigantic and often touted the world’s largest tee provides a perfect, picturesque view of the Miami’s skyline and also gives a tough pitch to try your golfing talents with it being named as one of the most tough and challenging par-72 courses in entire state of Florida.
Melreese Golf Course at International Links
It is one of the best public golf courses in whole of Miami. With very well maintained lovely lush green grasses having undulated nature, superb fairways and many well maintained bunkers, this course provides a perfect challenging ground even for the pros. Apart from the course itself, a special mention should go to the the staves here who are very friendly, co-operative, knowledgeable and professional at the same time. The open to all restaurant “Duffer’s Den” is a great place to chill out after a hard days play with the dishes served by Chef Marvin being absolutely delicious. With this perfect combination of beautiful course and tasty foods on offer, the course also serves as a great place to hold banquets and occasional family gatherings.
Miccosukee Golf & Country Club
This golf club on total has three courses on offer, viz. Marlin, Dolphin and Barracuda course. This place promises a great relaxing weekend once you visit it with friends and family. The lovely green, well maintained courses with fantastic drainage systems in place, accompanied by beautiful lakes, present a heaven’s garden to the golfers to try their hands out and enjoy a lovely golfing time there.
Normandy Shores Golf Course
Established in 1939, this lovely off the shore green field in Miami, South Florida, is a lovely nice place to enjoy some golfing time with friends. Although the marine breeze provides a bit tricky factor to the gameplay, the Normandy Shores golf course sure is a very nice place to try your skills out, doesn’t matter if you are a professional or an amateur.
Trump Doral Golf Course
With Donald Trump, one of the country’s best golf course curator in charge of the course, it is no wonder that Trump Doral golf course, arguably yet widely, is regarded not only as the country’s best golf course, but also ranked one of the top 100 golf course holes in the world by The GOLF Magazine. With all the holes of the 18 hole open course throw different challenges, the one-of-a-kind hole of the Great White, whose holes are uniquely made up of seashells, and also the 18th hole of the famous Blue Monster, provide heavenly experience of practicing your golfing talents.
Turnberry Golf Course
If you are a passionate golfer with pretty heavy wallet and you are in Miami, South Florida, then Turnberry Isle Resort and Spa with $40 million Soffer & Miller courses is the place for you to be in. With the 36-hole course passionately designed by Hall of Famer Raymond Floyd, the beautiful golf course with wonderful waterfalls is restrictively accessible to the hotel guests and club members only.
With all the odds starting from beautiful year-long weather to having all the infrastructure required to set up perfect world class golf courses, in its favour, the city houses quite few excellent tee courses that are also pretty compatible to stage many professional level competitive golf tournaments, including the likes of PGA World Golf Championship Tour where all the big shots of the sport, 50 of the best, grace these lovely lush green golf courses every year.