Golf is not just a game for the rich and famous. It can be an…
Florida is a gorgeous and unforgettable place filled with long stretching beaches and the Atlantic Ocean. Not only does it offer some of the best beaches, restaurants, it also is home to many beautiful private, semi-private and public golf courses!
Here are ten golf courses and country clubs that you can visit and enjoy in South Brevard and Indian River County:
1. Barefoot Bay Golf Course
1225 Barefoot Blvd, Barefoot Bay, FL 32976
The Barefoot Bay Golf Course is an executive 18-hole course located in Micco, Florida. This course has some of the friendliest staff that will assist you with anything needed along the way. This course also holds some exciting challenges that are fun for all level golfers.
2. Baytree National Golf Links
8207 National Dr, Melbourne, FL 32940 | (321) 259-9060
This course has a four-star rating from Golf Digest and is endorsed by the Washington Nationals. The Baytree National Golf Links are a must-play in South Brevard. Not only does it include scenic lakes and split fairways, but it also has a practice facility, shop and restaurant.
3. Fairwinds Golf Course
4400 Fairwinds Dr. Fort Pierce, FL 34946
The Fairwinds Golf Course is one of the top courses on the Treasure Coast. It has earned high ratings at 4.5 stars on Golf Digest’s recommended places to play. This challenging course is paced in a sanctuary of Florida’s undisturbed forests. While on this course, golfers say that it is not uncommon to see wild hogs, alligators and much more. Fairwinds has a fun layout that is playable by any level golfer.
4. Indian Pines Golf Club
5700 Indian Pines Blvd. Ft. Pierce, Fl. 34951
Opened in 1971, this 18-hole Island Pines golf course is a challenging par 72 that offers so much more than the game of golf to its players. Among playing on the course, their amenities range from an aqua driving range to a spacious clubhouse that has room for private parties and dining.
5. Pointe West Country Club
7500 14th Ln , Vero Beach , FL32966
The course at West Point was developed in 1999 and sculpted to include elevated landing areas, elevated greens and elevated tees. What is most notable about this course is that its 18th fairway is traversed by a water feature. The multiple tees that are throughout this course make it enjoyable yet challenging for all golfers.
6. Sandridge Municipal Golf Course
5300 73rd St , Vero Beach , FL32967
Owned and operated in Indian River County, this Vero Beach golf facility has two 18-hole championship layout courses. This course has a reputation as one of the greatest public golf courses in Florida and was rated 4.5 stars by Golf Digest. The first golf course, which opened in 1987 is the classic Dunes course and the second course, the Lakes Course, was opened in 1992.
7. Sebastian Municipal Golf Course
101 E. Airport Rd , Sebastian , FL32958
Over the last two years, the Sebastian Municipal Golf Course has spent $2 million dollars on golf course improvements. The improvements include new re-grassed Champion Ultra Dwarf Greens and an over 2,000 feet of cart path repair. This 18-hole course features 6,717 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72.
8. The Habitat Golf Course
3591 Fairgreen Street. Malabar, FL 32950
The habitat Golf Course is an 18-hole championship golf course that stretches out to 6,802 yards through the Grant-Valkaria nature preserve. This course provides a bit of calm to the game of golf which is in part due to its rolling terrain and proximity to the wetlands. This course will be an unforgettable playing experience for both beginners and pros in the game of golf.
9.The Majors Golf Club
3375 Bayside Lakes Blvd. Palm Bay, FL 32909
The Majors Golf Club is a must play for any golfer. Given four and a half stars by Golf Digest, this course is reminiscent of the Carolinas with its rolling hills. The practice facility includes a great three-hole course for warming up before your game as well as chipping and putting too.
10. Vista Plantation Golf Course
8 Plantation Dr, Vero Beach, FL32966
The Vista Plantation Golf Club is an 18 hole semi-private golf course. This course honors the game of golf and the spirit of the sport with its friendly staff and challenging course design. Golfers of all ranges can find something to love about Vista Plantation. Each and every golfer who plays at this course has a passion for the game of golf.
IRGF Golf Lifestyle And Leadership
The benefits of living the golf lifestyle go far beyond simply playing golf. Living the lifestyle means living, breathing, and eating it. Luckily, these courses offer ways for you to keep up with all of it. The year-round gorgeous and sunny weather make Florida one of the greatest places to live the sweet golf lifestyle that so many dream of.
“Get the ball to the hole no matter what…If you do that, you’ll at least give it a chance to go in, which, if I’m not mistaken, is the object of the game.” – Arnold Palmer