So Many Golf Courses Near Saugatuck, Michigan: Plan Your Golf Getaway!
Posted on: May 9, 2017 | Posted in: Getaways
“Golf is so popular simply because it is the best game in the world
at which to be bad.”
~ A. A. Milne
“I enjoy now doing what I do… playing golf, relaxing a little, enjoying life.”
~ Yogi Berra
You may have already heard about the award-winning beaches, sweeping sand dunes, and phenomenal freshwater in Saugatuck, Michigan.
But did you know there are several world-class golf courses near Saugatuck that are within minutes of Wickwood Inn?
With easy access to so many spectacular places to play, Wickwood is the perfect place to relax and be pampered between rounds. You’ll love our Berry French Toast with Spiced Blueberry and Maple Syrups and Tropical Fruit Salad laced with Ginger and Mint … just two of the delicious new recipes being served up at Wickwood.
The sublime weather of Spring and Summer makes this a perfect time to tee off and get out on these gorgeous greens. Enjoy all of the amazing golf near Saugatuck, Michigan by reserving your golf getaway today!
Ravines Golf Club
Located right in Saugatuck, The Ravines is West Michigan’s only Arnold Palmer Signature Design Championship Golf Course. When you play this course, you’ll appreciate Arnold Palmer’s vision when he first visited this property. With a stunning natural setting of immense vistas and astonishing blue skies, The Ravines offers exceptional playing conditions at an extraordinary value. Come see why Golf Digest exclaimed, “This signature course is a must play when you visit West Michigan.”
Clearbrook Golf Club
Less than 5 minutes away from Wickwood Inn, Saugatuck boasts a second premiere golf course. Rated 4 1/2 stars and given a Superior Value Rating by Golf Digest’s “Places To Play,” Clearbrook is a mature par-72 course with a fine assortment of intriguing holes to test every club in your bag! After your round you won’t want to miss the Grill Room at Clearbrook, winner of “Best Casual Dining on the Lakeshore” as awarded by Shore Magazine.
Laketown Golf & Conference Center
Don’t have time for a full round but still want to work on your swing? Try the fully automated driving range at Laketown Golf, highlighting 24 sheltered tee boxes that are open year round. Featuring manicured targets complete with sand traps, you can practice your long or short game no matter the weather.
HawksHead Golf Club
Designed by world renowned golf architect Arthur Hill, Hawkshead is truly a masterpiece unique to Western Michigan. Located just south of Saugatuck, it’s the variety of this course that makes it memorable for everyone. Rated 4 1/2 stars in “Places to Play” by Golf Digest, this 72-par championship course is stunning.
Macatawa Legends Golf & Country
Designed by award-winning golf course architect Ray Hearn, this course boasts large, fast, undulating greens, well-placed bunkers, unique water features, and five sets of tees. Providing an enjoyable round of golf for all levels of play, Macatawa Legends, near the shore of Lake Michigan in Holland, provides the best conditions of any course in Michigan.
Winding Creek Golf Club
With a welcoming staff, a well-stocked clubhouse, and an exciting variety throughout the 27 holes, Winding Creek is an annual fan favorite. While the three nines may be very different, the excellent conditions and friendly atmosphere are consistent throughout!
The Links At Rolling Meadows
With water in play on every hole, abundant sand traps and large rolling greens, this 9 hole, par 3 course is always fun to play, but never a pushover. Try this scenic and challenging course in Holland when there just isn’t enough time for 18.
Diamond Springs Golf Course
Diamond Springs is both challenging and breathtaking. The first nine holes offer long greens and interesting topography, while the back nine revolve around a stunning ravine. Nestled in the beautiful wildness of the Allegan State Game Area, the course boasts a friendly staff, well-equipped golf shop, and tasty pavilion grille.
Beeches Golf Club
Sand dunes, water areas, and a giant beech tree near the clubhouse are the centerpieces of this 18 hole course in South Haven. Playing from just over 5,000 yards up to just over 7,100 yards, Beeches Golf Club is able to meet the needs of a wide range of golfers.
So, pack your clubs and reserve your tee times and get prepared to enjoy all the golf in Saugatuck.
Wickwood Inn is the perfect place to stay for your golf getaway. Centrally located to each of these golf courses and within easy walking distance of fantastic shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants, cafes, and pubs … you’ll quickly understand the difference of life at Wickwood Inn. With our complimentary Champagne Brunch, Sips & Small Plates, Fresh Juices, Coffees, Teas, and Fresh-Out-Of-The-Oven Baked Goods throughout the day, you’re going to love life at Wickwood!
Reservations for Spring & Summer are filling in fast.