The Top Golf Courses in and Around Destin

Posted by Karrie Rose on Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 at 3:56pm.

golf_course_02_250If you moved to Florida or plan to move to Florida for the amazing golf courses, you certainly won't be disappointed. This state is one of the best choice for golfers because of the amazing weather throughout most of the year and the abundance of championship golf courses found throughout the state. Destin is no different and provides many great golfing choices close by. Here are the top choices for your next round.

Kelly Plantation Golf Course

Known as, "The Crown Jewel of the Emerald Coast", this Fred Couples designed course provides a captivating round for all golfers. It was rated as a 4 1/2 star course by Golf Digest and provides both a scenic experience and a great round of golf. The rates range from $59 to $139 per round depending on the season and time you play.

Baytowne Golf Club

After the renovation of 2005, Baytowne Golf Club became one of the best courses in the area. Golf Digest gave it 4 1/2 stars because of the beautiful scenery and unique elevation changes throughout. The course measures just over 6,800 yards and provides a great round for all skill levels.

Raven Golf Club

If you're looking for a true championship course, Raven Golf Club is the right choice for your next round. This course was home to PGA Champions Tour events in both 2006 and 2007. It's part of the Robert Trent Jones, Jr. family of courses and was voted as the, "Best New Course in Florida in 2000", by Florida Golf News.

Regatta Bay Golf Course

Designed by the lead architect for the Arnold Palmer design team, Robert C. Walker, you can't go wrong with a round at Regatta Bay Golf Course. It measures nearly 6,900 years and provides multiple tee stations for all different skill levels. The course has been rated at the number one choice in Northwest Florida by Florida Golf News magazine and Golf Digest named it to the Top 15 list for the entire state of Florida.


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