Golf courses close to Villa Tropicana
While teeing-off alongside boats navigating through the course’s scenic canals is not unusual, Lake Buena Vista is sure to charm you with its winding fairways that stretch through pine forests, palmettos and glimmering lakes. Rated 4 stars by Golf Digest, this par 72 has hosted PGA Tour, LPGA Tour and USGA events, as its elevated bunkered greens demand golfer’s to be accurate in order to be successful.
Magnolia is truly a magificent course. Its wide fairways, rolling greens and glimmering water hazards are surrounded by fragrant blossoming magnolia trees, making it both aesthetically pleasing and one of a kind. This par 72 has been rated four stars by Golf Digest since its beauty is matched by its challenege, as 97 bunkers, strategically placed throughout the fairways, force golfers to constantly strategize their shots.
This charming 9-hole par-36 course is perfect for a casual or quick round of golf with that promising young golfer in the family, the entire family or with friends. As a walking only course, enjoy a refreshing journey through Oak Trail’s natural environment paradise where small animals constantly appear for a visit. And come prepared for a challenge since several holes have been designed along a deep canal and a charming pond.
As an 18-hole championship golf course, Osprey Ridge is guaranteed to be a unique and challenging experience for golfers of all skill levels. This par 72 has 4 sets of tee-offs to choose from on each hole so goler’s can play either a 5,300 or 6,600-yard game. Lastly, the large greens, beautiful tree-lined fairways and 10 holes with a water hazard are sure to be both exciting and memorable to anyone playing here.
The majestic landscape of this par 72 sanctuary allows golfers to experience the natural beauty of Florida’s woodlands in addition to testing their skills. The course design features glistening lakes, difficult bunkers and palm trees which have been strtegically placed. Along with elevated greens, 9 water hazard holes, 94 bunkers and a challenging natural environment sprinkled with water and woods, this truly is a unique course, especially since you may encounter deer and other wildlife as well. Rated at four stars by Golf Digest, Palm is sure to meet a golfer’s course expectations.
ChampionsGate golf course is truly remarkable. Not only does it possess two regulation 18-hole par 72 courses, the National Course and the International Course, but both courses have very few similarities regarding their layouts, although both are surely challenging. The National Course has a classic layout, as it boasts a traditional American style design with lush greens, long ranges, water hazards and bunkers. The International Course, on the other hand, has a links-style layout. More reminiscent of a traditional Scottish or Irish golf course, the International does not replicate the landscapes or course designs found at other course in the Orlando area. In this sense, it is truly a unique, European style course.
This 18-hole, par 72 course has been named one of “America’s Best Courses” by Golfweek due to the fact that it is both challenging and aesthetically appealing, as it has been constructed alongside lakes and dense forests of pine, oak, and palm trees. With rolling fairways, greens that are well guarded by bunkers and water hazards that come into play, you’re sure to have a great time playing at Grande Pines!
As one of Florida’s most popular golf destinations, Falcon’s Fire Golf Club is an 18-hole par 72 course that stretches across 7,000 yards. Along with water hazards and over a hundred bunkers situated throughout the fairways, golfer’s are sure to be challenged as they must consider each shot carefully before swinging, so long as they want a good score.
Located just southeast of downtown Orlando, Harmony Golf Reserve is a quiet and secluded 18-hole, par 72 championship golf course that’s been rated within the Top 50 Public golf courses by Golf World. Not only is it beautiful, well-kept and picturesque, but it is also challenging as it has been in line for hosting the Hooters Tour Michelob Ultra Classic.
Hawk’s Landing Golf Club is an 18-hole par 72 course stretched over 220 acres, where the flat terrain of the course has plenty of natural wildlife and tropical vegetation, such as sand pines and jasmine. However, the clusters of trees on the course demand shot accuracy from players, so long as they don’t want their ball to deflect into the rough or worse one of the many a water hazards! Considering there are nine ponds that come into play on 16 holes, some of which even come into play twice on the same hole, Hawk’s Landing is sure to challenge and amaze you with its aesthetic beauty.
If you still haven’t had enough at Southern Dunes, then Mystic Dunes Golf Club, an 18-hole par 71 course, that consists of two distinctly different layouts which both take advantage of the unique landscape, is the perfect place for you. The course’s front nine were designed in a “low-country style” and spread across native wetlands and marsh areas, bordering oak and cypress forests. The back nine, on the other hand, contains extensive perimeter mounding and pot bunkers, as well as large, expansive sandy waste areas that border the green, rolling fairways of the course. All in all, be prepared for a day of challenges and fun.