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Best Tour player designed golf courses

Who better to design a golf course than someone that has spent a large proportion of their time on one. Arnold Palmer, Peter Alliss and Sir Nick Faldo all feature in our top 10, they are the experts after-all.

Katie Burman
Katie Burman 6 mins read

It isn’t uncommon for a professional to move into golf course architecture at the end of their career, or even during their twilight years, after all, they have spent their lives walking the world’s best fairways.

Take a look at some of the best Tour player designed golf courses, which includes designs by five major winners and Ryder Cup legends that you could find yourself playing on your next golf break.

Arnold Palmer Bay Hill Course

Signature Course, Thracian Cliffs Golf & Beach Resort

The Brabazon Course, The Belfry

Monument Course, Troon North Golf Club

O'Connor Course, Amendoeira Golf Resort

PGA Centenary Course, The Gleneagles Resort

Faldo Course, Lough Erne Golf Resort

Torrance Course, Fairmont St Andrews

Alhaurin Golf Course, Hotel Alhaurín Golf Resort

Fazio Course, PGA National Resort & Spa

Feeling inspired?
Pro-designed courses are a must-play on your next golf holiday to experience some golfing royalty.


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Katie Burman

Golfbreaks Tournament Specialist

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