Millions of people visit Florida every year to go to the beach or a theme park. Did you know that Florida has more golf courses than anywhere else? So, if you’re like us and love a good round of golf then we recommend checking out these awesome golf courses in the Destin area!
Regatta Bay Golf & Country Club
465 Regatta Bay Blvd. | Destin, FL 32541
FTG TIP: This course is one of our favorites for many reasons… The difficulty level, great course conditions and the overall value. We will be back!
Indian Bayou Golf & Country Club
1 Country Club Dr. | Destin, FL 32541
FTG TIP: These 27 different holes will make you fall in love with this place. We did, that’s why we book a tee time every time we visit the area.
Shalimar Pointe Golf & Country Club
302 Country Club Rd.| Shalimar, FL 32579
FTG TIP: Besides this 18-hole Dye-Finger designed course, we really loved the practice facility featuring a driving range, chipping green and putting green.
Emerald Bay Golf Club
4781 Clubhouse Dr. | Destin, FL 32541
FTG TIP: Since their renovation in 2014, this Destin golf experience is a must for anyone looking for a beautiful and well kept course.
Bluewater Bay Golf Resort
2000 Bluewater Blvd. | Niceville, FL 32578
FTG TIP: You’ll love these 27 holes nestled along the Choctawhatchee Bay. One thing that we loved about this course is how you are surrounded by wetlands and the ‘real’ Florida.
Kelly Plantation Golf Club
307 Kelly Plantation Dr. | Destin, FL 32541
FTG TIP: We love this course. Especially the back nine. We really enjoyed the beautiful ocean views that you’ll get while playing on the course.
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
9300 Emerald Coast Pkwy. W | Miramar Beach, FL 32550
FTG TIP: Very well kept course. Want to know the best part about playing here? If you stay at the resort, you can play any day you want and don’t have to drive anywhere!
Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club
4801 W County Hwy. 30A | Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
FTG TIP: Great course to play. Very friendly staff as well! Watch our for hole #14! It was very tough!
Blackstone Golf Course
108 Blackstone Ln. | DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433
FTG TIP: Located a short drive from Destin, you will thank us later after you try this course. Beautiful fairways and the course is in excellent condition!
Elgin Golf Course
1527 Fairway Dr. | Niceville, FL 32578
FTG TIP: Two championship courses to play here. We still can’t decide which one we liked the best. The Eagle and the Falcon. Both had some challenging holes. Highly recommended!