Living in Minnesota doesn’t allow for the luxury of playing golf all year round, to help combat that problem many people take golf trips to get out of the cold and discover new golf courses. Since it is snowing here in Minnesota today, I figured I would make a list of my Top 5 Golf Getaways for scratch golfers and hackers alike to escape to, to tune up for golf in Minnesota:
Arizona has some of the best golfing conditions all year round, and early spring is one of the best times to go because it isn’t so hot. You will find a wide variety of golf courses in the Phoenix and Scottsdale area, at very reasonable costs.
*Troon North – Scottsdale, AZ
South Carolina has some of the best golf resorts in the world, and is known as a hot bed for travelers around the world that enjoy golf vacations. Whether it is Myrtle Beach, Hilton Head or golf in the Midlands the South Carolina Golf Trail has a lot of offer.
*Oceanfront Course- Hilton Head, SC
In a dream world, everyone that plays golf would go to Hawaii, not just for the golf but to relax in paradise. Hawaii’s islands offer some of the best settings for golf that you can find anywhere, although it is more expensive to get there, the golf is well worth it. Golf in Hawaii boasts the famous Kapalua – Plantation Course and Wailea Country Club, both of which are on the island of Maui.
* Kapalua Resort – Maui, Hawaii
While it may not sound like the ideal place to travel for golf when you are stuck in winter, Irish golf has a unique appeal and it’s all down to the quality of the country’s courses. The country may be internationally famed for the character of its links courses like the Portmarnock, Ballybunion, Doonbeg and The European, but visitors will also be wowed by the exceptional championship parkland courses.
*Kenmare Golf Club – Kenmare, County Kerry
Last but not least, Florida is one of the most popular places for spring travelers to play golf. Not only does Florida provide you with hundreds of courses to play, ranging from affordable public courses to PGA event courses, it also offers families much more to do away from the golf. Whether you want to go to Disney World, one of many beaches or head to the Florida Keys, you will find great golf in Florida in all of those locations.
*Celebration Golf Course – Celebration, FL
As you might already know there are thousands upon thousands of wonderful golf getaways to discover when you are stuck in the never-ending winter, these are just a few of the most popular and top golf getaways for any golfer that is starting to get the golfing bug.
What are your favorite golf getaways to get ready for golfing in Minnesota?