Golfing in Naples Puts Your Vacation on Par
Whether you’re a seasoned pro, hobbyist, or just starting out, Naples provides a mecca for golfers. You certainly won’t find a better place to rub shoulders with the greats of the game. In fact, pro golfers are so prevalent you may just find yourself seated next to one at dinner.
The lovely weather and climate in Florida makes for great golf year round, and many developments in the area are golf course communities. Golfing is a big part of life in Naples. In fact, you may want to check out our Capri Golf Condo for the perfect golf getaway.
No matter what you’re looking for in a game, your ideal course is in Naples. Here are some of the favorites from both locals and visitors. While many exclusive private clubs abound, here are some outstanding options that are open to the public. Discover why Naples is the “Golf Capital of the World.”
Tiburon Golf Club
Location: 2620 Tiburon Drive
This luxurious golf club features two courses – Gold and Black. Both are elegantly designed and feature challenging elements and beautiful scenery. The pro shop is noted for being incredibly helpful, and the food is excellent. If you’re looking for a golf experience like the pros, Tiburon is a must-play.
Eagle Lakes Golf Club
Location: 18100 Royal Tree Parkway
Rich with wildlife, including a pair of bald eagles, this course provides the perfect everglades golfing experience. The par 71 championship course is near Marco Island and old Naples so you’ll enjoy a challenging game amidst beautiful scenery. Water is a big feature on this course, and the clubhouse features tempting food and drink options to quench your parched palate.
Lely Resort Golf and Country Club
Location: 8004 Lely Resort Boulevard
One of the timeless storylines of “man against nature” is played out on this course. A true challenge when the winds are up, the Flamingo features rolling terrain with ample bunkers. Hole number 15 is the signature of the course, as it has its own beach. The beauty of the scenery and the impressive clubhouse make for a day of outdoor enjoyment for friends, couples, or the solitary golfer.
The Creek Course at Fiddler’s Creek
Location: 3470 Club Center Boulevard
Described as “strategic and challenging,” this 18-hole par 72 course features a series of great, championship-level holes certain to provide a wonderful golfing experience. This course isn’t just for the seasoned player, seven sets of tees are available for all skill levels. The accommodating and attentive staff will see that your every need is served.