The variety of signature golf courses in or near Gulf Shores, AL is second to none. Creatively designed and strategically placed by some of the greatest names in golf course design, including Arnold Palmer, Larry Nelson, Bruce Devlin, Jerry Pate, Earl Stone and Robert Von Hagge. The area offers everything from scenic coast lines to wetland preserves, to rolling hills, to links-style golf and three courses cut right out of an Alabama forest preserve. Our local courses are challenging and picturesque, but conveniently close to all condominiums and beach houses. Take a look at what this beautiful area has to offer you!
Newest Arnold Palmer design on the Alabama Gulf Coast. 18 holes. Course length: Championship 6,848 yards; blue 6,424 yards; white 5,954 yards; red 5045 yards. 72 par championship golf course. Full service golf shop and club house. Recently rated 4 1/2 stars by Golf Digest. This golf coarse winds and bends its way through sprawling bunkers, rolling mounds, and a unique system of saw grass accented lakes that come into play on nearly every hole. This is a challenging but fair golf coarse that can truly be appreciated by all golfers no matter what age or skill level.
Glenlakes Golf Club
9530 Clubhouse Drive – Foley, AL 36535
Designed by golf architects Robert Von Hagge and Bruce Devlin this coarse is considered by many to be “the best value on the Gulf Coast.” The Dunes coarse is an affordable links style 18-hole championship layout featuring wide, rolling fairways bordered by their hallmark mounds and ending with their characteristically large, undulating greens. This is a “must play” experience not to mention Glenlakes has a notable reputation for taking care of its loyal golfers.
This coarse is situated on an extraordinary piece of property located directly on the Gulf of Mexico. You will lose yourself in the magnificent layout of this beautiful seaside layout that meanders through sand dunes, natural vegetation, freshwater lakes and low-lying wetlands. Kiva Dunes is consistently ranked as the #1 public access golf coarse in Alabama and since 2003 has been ranked among Golf Digest’s “100 Greatest Public Golf Courses.” Known as a test for the golfers nerves but a feast for the senses. A “must play” for every level. Course Length: Gold Tees: 7,092 yards; blue 6,464 yards; white 5,849 yards; red 5,006 yards.
This 27-hole championship course is situated on 820 secludes acres of the Fort Morgan Peninsula. Located only 6 miles west of downtown Gulf Shores. This golf coarse meanders through numerous lakes, natural vegetation, large white-sand waste areas, prehistoric wetlands, Cypress trees and live Oaks. Golf Digest rated it four stars. Course Length: Gold 7,026 yards; blue 6,494 yards; white 5,799 yards; red 5,072 yards.
18 holes Arnold Palmer designed. Course length: championship 7,028 yards; blue 6,581 yards; white 6,032 yards; red 5,175 yards. 72 par championship golf course. Full service golf shop and club house. Recently rated 4 1/2 stars by Golf Digest. Link side condominiums and upscale shopping.
Gulf State Park Golf Course
20115 State Highway 135 – Gulf Shores, AL 36542
18 holes. Course Length: Blue 6,563 yards, white 6,171 yards, red 5,310 yards. Gulf State Park is a championship layout designed by Earl Stone. Full service Pro Shop and Snack Bar.
Lost Key Golf Club
625 Lost Key Drive – Perdido Key, FL 32507
(850) 549-2160 Toll Free: (888) 256-7853 Website: www.lostkey.com
Experience service and amenities at WCI Communities Inc. newest property. Lost Key is an Arnold Palmer signature course. Course Length: Black 6,801 yards; Blue 6445 yards, White 6001 yards, Red 4807 yards. Annual memberships are available.
Orange Beach Golf Center & Driving Range
4700 Easy Street – Orange Beach, AL 36561
(251) 981-GOLF (4653)
9 hole par 3 course. 9 holes w/cart – $20.00, 18 holes w/cart – $35.00. Lighted driving range open 7:00 am – 9:00 pm, seven days a week. Bucket of balls – $3.00. Just off Canal Road, 1¼ mile east of the Foley Beach Express.
Quail Creek Golf Course
19841 Quail Creek Drive – Fairhope, AL 36532
(251) 990-0240 Toll Free: (888) 701-2202
A very nice course that’s fun to play! Owned by the city of Fairhope. Course length: blue 6,426 yards; white 6,205 yards; red 5,305 yards. Just 15 minutes south of I-10.
Designed by architect Earl Stone and one of his very best. This 18-hole layout is known as one of the most challenging and grandly surprising courses in lower Alabama. Course Length: Championship 6,950 yards, blue 6,350 yards, white 5,900 yards, red 5,150 yards.
The Golf Club of The Wharf
520 Clubhouse Drive – Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-7366 Toll Free: (877) 942-7325
Website: www.thewharfal.com/?section=experience&page=golf Email: golf@TheWharfAL.com
A Luxury Golf Club exclusive to Wharf condominium owners and guests. Course offers 18 challenging holes with panoramic views, new clubhouse and Pro Shop.
18 holes of non-residential, championship golf in a natural setting, on tif-eagle greens. Course length: Championship 7001, Blue 6372, White 5846, and Red 5130.
The former site of the PGA Tour is in excellent condition. Come experience the best tournament-quality greens and fairways on the Gulf Coast.
TimberCreek offers players of all abilities a fabulous golf experience. A 27-hole championship layout located on the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay. Course Length: Championship 7,026 yards; blue 6,345 yards; white 5,835 yards; red 4,885 yards.