Palm Desert is one of the best golfing areas in California, which is why many serious golfers have vacation homes there. There are more than 100 private and semi-private courses in the Coachella Valley, but here are the best golf courses in Palm Springs and Palm Desert.
Indian Wells Golf Resort
Indian Wells Golf Resort in Palm Springs is the only California facility with two courses ranked in Golfweek Magazine’s top 20 “Best Courses You Can Play” list. Two championship courses, Celebrity Course and Players Course help make up 36 holes of award-winning golf, worthy of hosting events like the PGA Tour’s Skins Game and the 15th season of the Golf Channel’s popular Big Break series.
Desert Willow Golf Resort
Desert Willow Golf Resort is tucked in the hills of Palm Desert and features the challenging Firecliff Course and relaxing Mountain View Course. These 36 holes of championship golf have received numerous accolades, like Golfweek’s Best Municipal Course, Top 50 Courses for Women, Golf Digest Best Places to Play, and Golf World Readers Choice Top 50 Public Courses rankings. A magnificent clubhouse and the Palm Desert Golf Academy make it perfect for golfers of all skill levels.
Classic Club features an Arnold Palmer designed course with a rolling terrain, over 5,000 trees, and 30 acres of lakes. A variety of tee options and legendary Troon management make this course a pleasure for any player. Classic Club has been named one of America’s Best Courses by Golfweek, and Best Places to Play by Golf Travel Annual. Birders will be happy to know that the resort is also a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary.
Escena Golf Club
Escena Golf Club offers challenging holes amid the towering San Jacinto Mountains, swaying Palm Trees, and clear blue desert skies of Palm Springs. Escena was ranked the #6 public course in California by PGATOUR.com. With back tees that stretch to nearly 7,200 yards, a huge pro shop, and custom instruction options, players can have an unforgettable championship golf experience.
La Quinta Resort and Club
La Quinta Resort and Club features a whopping 90 holes of golf on some of the most iconic courses in California. Three PGA West courses designed by masters like Pete Dye, Jack Nicklaus, and Greg Norman provide an incredible array of challenges for even the most discerning player. La Quinta has a total of six courses, three spectacular club houses, and offers the finest golf instruction in the world at the PGA West Golf Academy.
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