Golf in the Golden State
It doesn’t get much better than golf in California. With Major championship venues, golden beaches, fabulous resorts and year-round playability, California can offer a trip like no other.
The big names of Pebble Beach and Torrey Pines are in the breath-taking Pacific Ocean locations of Monterey and San Diego respectively. In contrast, the desert oasis of Palm Springs is home to the rugged yet beautiful golf resorts of La Quinta and Westin Mission Hills – all boasting PGA calibre championship courses.
Why book a California golf package?
- Home to world-class golf, from Pebble Beach to Torrey Pines
- A variety of courses, from oceanfront masterpieces to classic desert golf
- Plenty to explore off the course, from wine country to scenic drives along the coast
- Lodging and golf options for all styles & budgets
Major pedigree with maximum enjoyment
Regularly listed as one of the world’s greatest courses, the stunning Pebble Beach Golf Resort is crown of golf on the west coast. Opened for play in 1919 and originally designed by Jack Neville and Douglas Grant, Pebble Beach Golf Links has hosted the US Open six times, as well as the PGA Championship once in 1977. Make sure to also take in some of Pebble Beach’s incredible sister courses such as Spyglass Hill and the Links at Spanish Bay to make your trip truly memorable.
Further down the coast, the South and North courses at Torrey Pines continue to be a key part of the PGA TOUR’s roster, hosting the Farmers Insurance Open each year. The South Course is one of Tiger Woods' favorite places to claim a victory, winning 8 PGA TOUR events (including the 2008 US Open) as well as the World Junior Championship. The layout is true test of golf, particularly for those playing over the winter months when the rough is grown in preparation for the tournament.
For those looking for a more relaxing, resort-based vacation, be sure to check out Palm Springs. With luxurious hotels and unbeatable on-site amenities, the resorts in Palm Springs offer the perfect escape, especially during the winter months. A regular feature on the PGA TOUR's schedule, the TPC Stadium Course at PGA West is a must-play!
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Golf in California
A little something for everyone
There are very few states that are better suited for a diverse array of great quality golf courses than California. Whether you are teeing off on the Monterey peninsula, on the coast in San Diego or in the desert of Palm Springs, there is so much to enjoy about California golf courses.
Many of the courses are situated in areas cradled by beautiful mountains or oceans, with manicured grounds, colorful flowers, sparkling water features and native trees. Thanks to the glorious sunshine and dry climate, it makes for excellent golfing conditions.
California also boasts spectacular beaches, fantastic National Parks, great bars and excellent shopping and nightlife to be enjoyed when off the course.
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Not sure where to play? Browse our map to find your ideal destination in a state of possibilities. We know you will have plenty of choices! Remember our knowledgeable golf experts are ready to answer any questions.
From household names to hidden gems
When it comes to your next golf vacation to California, Pebble Beach Golf Resort might be the first one to come to mind. From the luxurious Lodge at Pebble Beach to the Inn at Spanish Bay, you will experience top-class hospitality and service. With spectacular golf and amazing amenities onsite, you have everything you need within the resort. But don't forget about the rest of the Monterey area, with their selection of top-class resorts and golf courses.
If you’re thinking of Palm Springs, we recommend La Quinta Resort & Club which offers spectacular views of the Santa Rosa Mountains and great bars and restaurants. The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa as well as the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa are both excellent choices that should not be overlooked.
For those Looking for a golf trip to San Diego, look no further than The Lodge at Torrey Pines, Omni La Costa Resort & Spa or Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan.