Golf in Orange City

Up to 52% Off 18 Holes of Golf with Beer

Mayfair Country Club

Sanford

$82.50 $41

Course once played by Walter Hagen and Sam Snead earned Best Course to Play nod from Golf Digest for tricky yet rewarding layout

Up to 57% Off at Zellwood Station Golf Club

Zellwood Station Golf Club

Zellwood

$76 $37

Four doglegs loop around dry lake & fairways unfurl over hilly terrain at course that welcomes amateurs while still challenging experts

50% Off Golf - Training

Dar Lowery Golf Academy

Sorrento Hills

$180 $90

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Up to 43% Off Golf with Cart and Range Balls

Winter Pines Golf Club

Golfside

$52 $30

(26)

18-hole course acquaints golfers with bright landscapes and a barrage of back nine par 3s as it celebrates its 45th birthday

Up to 65% Off Golf at Winter Park Country Club

Winter Park Country Club

Winter Park

$40 $15

(4)

Nine-hole course has been graced by players such as Hogan, Snead, and Sarazen and even became grazing pastures during WWI

Up to 71% Off at Black Bear Golf Club

Black Bear Golf Club

Village At Black Bear

$95 $30

(9)

Designed in 1995 by Pete Dye, this par 72 course emulates classic links with mounded fairways and more than 120 sand traps

Up to 50% Off at Hunter's Creek Golf Club

Hunter's Creek Golf Club

Hunters Creek

$70 $36

18-hole course designed by Lloyd Clifton features 13 ponds and five sets of tees ranging from 5,225 yards to 7,268 yards

Up to 68% Off Golf Lessons at GolfEd

GolfEd

Waterford Lakes

$95 $39

Indoor studio uses video swing analysis and a practice green during lessons with experienced pros and practice sessions

Up to 59% Off at Jim Cleary Golf Instruction

Jim Cleary Golf Instruction

Winter Garden

$80 $39

A working golf instructor since 1985, Master Teaching Professional Jim Cleary imparts score-shaving advice in private lessons

Up to 53% Off Golf Lessons at Panigoni Golf

Panigoni Golf

Wildwood

$50 $25

PGA-certified instructor teaches ideal swing mechanics to players of all abilities and swing types

Up to 55% Off Private Golf Lessons and Practice

Eagle Ridge Golf Club

Belleview

$72 $35

Former golf director at Hofstra University conducts private lessons, teaching concepts golfers can then try out in practice driving sessions

70% Off Golf Lessons from Joe Kowatch at The Grand Club

Joe Kowatch at The Grand Club

Palm Coast

$320 $95

PGA pro and seasoned golf instructor Joe Kowatch helps students improve their game

Up to 45% Off Round of Golf with Cart at Kissimmee Golf Club

Kissimmee Golf Club

Kissimmee

$58 $32

Longstanding golf course showcases beautiful Florida wetlands along its 6,563-yard, par 72 layout

Up to 60% Off Golf Lessons

Perritt-DeCorso Golf Academy at Falcon's Fire

Falcon's Fire Golf Club

$125 $55

Hour-long lessons on a grass driving range with video analysis and free use of Taylor Made range balls

Up to 65% Off Rounds of Golf for Two or Four

Mystic Dunes Resort & Golf Club

Citrus Ridge

$140 $59

18-hole, par 72 course ensconced in wetlands on the front nine and sandy dunes on the back

Up to 49% Off at Juliette Falls Golf Club

Juliette Falls Golf Course

Dunnellon

$166 $89

Course that has earned plaudits from Golf Magazine and Golf Digest weaves through waste bunkers, waterfalls, and ponds

Up to 52% Off at Ridgewood Lakes Golf Club

Ridgewood Lakes Golf Club

Davenport

$54 $26

Picturesque views and white-sand bunkers animate an 18-hole layout that stretches to more than 7,000 yards from the farthest of five tees

52% Off Golf Lesson with TrackMan Analysis

Transition Golf Academy

Haines City

$185 $89

Instructors use data from Trackman ball-flight analysis to inform empirically based swing advice for swing improvement

Up to 62% Off Golf at Zephyrhills Under Par 

Zephyrhills Under Par

Zephyr Pines

$50.50 $22

Par 68 course measures 5,054 yards from the farthest tees, welcoming all golfers to swing through relatively open layout

Up to 54% Off 18 Holes at The Majors Golf Club

The Majors Golf Club

Palm Bay

$86 $40

Course designed by Arnold Palmer boasts Carolina–style pine trees, sugary white sands, and natural contours

Up to 49% Off Golf at Point O' Woods Golf Club

Point O' Woods Golf Club

Inverness

$37 $19

Elongated lake dominates the landscape of this par 30 course, challenging golfers looking to polish their short game

Up to 54% Off Golf

Chiefland Golf & Country Club

Chiefland

$70.50 $35

18-hole, par-72 course stretches to a distance of 6,495 yards; alcoholic or nonalcoholic drinks

45% Off One-Hour Golf Lesson with Video Feedback

Craig Skiles Golf

Spring Hill

$75 $41

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

65% Off Golf Lessons

Mobilegolffix.com Golf Academy

Lutz

$75 $26

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

62% Off at Bloomingdale Golfers Club

Bloomingdale Golfers Club

Bloomingdale

$130 $50

Four memorable par 5s highlight a challenging 7,165-yard course populated by scenic water hazards and trees draped in spanish moss

Select Local Merchants

Nestled in the shadows of towering trees, golfers traverse the arboreal alleyways of DeLand Country Club’s course across 18 holes of challenging golf. Throughout the course, mature oaks and pines stalk the edges of fairways, flexing their branches ominously and making menacing shadow puppets with their twiggy fingers in an attempt to break the focus of golfers. The subtle slopes of the rolling course place a high premium on golfers’ capacity to cleanly strike balls off of uneven surfaces, and greenside bunkers wait to ensnare off-kilter shots. Club-toting twosomes can loop the 18-hole course astride an efficient golf cart, which helps hunt down balls while proffering incisive commentary about the universally strained relationship between carts and caddies.

2289 Country Club Dr
Deland,
FL
US

After changing owners a number of times, including separate stints in the hands of a Confederate Civil War general and a retired sea captain, the 152-acre plot of Mayfair Country Club was bought by the city of Sanford in 1922. The city quickly built four holes around the beautiful citrus trees and double row of oak trees, opening for business that same year under the title Sanford Country Club. By 1924, an 18-hole course opened and began to attract big-name golfers, including Gene Sarazen and Walter Hagen.

Unfortunately, the course’s upkeep was neglected during the nation's Great Golf-Ball Shortage. After the Depression passed, a small group of investors renovated the course and reopened it in 1945 under the name Seminole Country Club. The course wouldn’t be called the Mayfair Country Club until the late 1940s, when it was acquired by the NFL's New York Giants, a development that led to the course's hosting of PGA tour events from 1955 to 1957 and regular visits from legends such as Sam Snead and Arnold Palmer.

Today, players can walk the same fairways as the game's greats while grappling with the course’s difficult layout, named a Best Course to Play by Golf Digest. Opportunities for high-risk, high-reward shots abound, as two of the four par 5s measure less than 450 yards and the fairways remain as wide and inviting as they were in 1922, having managed to avoid growing thin and feeble with old age.

Course at a Glance:

  • 18-hole, par 72 course
  • Total length of 6,403 yards from the back tees
  • Course rating of 70.3 from the back tees
  • Course slope of 123 from the back tees
  • Four sets of tees per hole
3536 Country Club Dr
Sanford,
FL
US

Each day, golf carts trundle over wooden bridges, their wheels thwacking against each plank as they cross the myriad waterways that dot Alaqua Country Club's 18-hole layout. Designed by golf legend Gary Player, the 6,662-yard course is sculpted through tunnels of 55-foot trees and incorporates water hazards that come into play on 16 holes. One shining example is the par 3 hole 13 with an island green that tests golfers' iron play and ability to use those same clubs to fight off feral caddies that use flagsticks as swords. Surrounded by the Lower Wekiva Preserve State Park, the course enchants golfers with palms draped in billowing spanish moss and occasional sightings of deer and wild turkeys.

Alaqua Country Club's new, adobe-accented clubhouse offers weekly dining specials served to tables draped in white linens, where guests can unwind after rounds or fold chocolate brown napkins into festive new club head covers.

2091 Alaqua Dr
Longwood,
FL
US

High-tech golf learning center utilizing high speed video and motion sensing technology to analyze all aspects of the golfers swing. This, coupled with, the ability to review lessons via Internet access and compare your swing to over 200 PGA, Champions and LPGA tour professionals.

297 W State Road 436
Altamonte Springs,
FL
US

The Links at 434 snakes a par 3 course over open fields dotted with sand traps and towering lights that provide an illuminated course as late as 10 p.m. Before taking the course, golfers can warm up by chipping onto a practice green and rifling off range balls from natural-grass tees or one of 10 covered hitting bays that shield players from the pressure-inducing gaze of the moon. From the first tee, golfers' short- to midrange games are tested by narrow fairways and difficult approach shots onto greens reminiscent of Mother Earth's curiously shaped amoebas. The longest hole stretches to 185 yards, putting added pressure on short-iron play, and three sets of tees help to make the course playable for golfers of all abilities.

798 W Town Pkwy
Altamonte Springs,
FL
US

Sweetwater Golf & Country Club's 18-hole Highlands Course weaves over 6,771 yards of fairways and greens stitched by mature oaks. The player-friendly, par 72 course puts clubbers face to face with the Loch Ness Monster—which is the name bestowed upon the course's signature hole, a 625-yard par five that double-doglegs around a lake. Golfers can prepare for their round with a stint at the club's driving range, where practice balls await to be launched in the stratosphere while commenting on the tense relationship between golf balls and sheets of glass. The club fosters more competitive fun at its tennis complex, which boasts eight lighted, outdoor Har-Tru—green clay—tennis courts.

After a day spent reading putts or thrashing forehands, guests can unwind at one of the club's three dining facilities. The relaxed vibes of the Fife & Drum Pub and the Carnoustie Café welcome casually-clad guests fresh off the course, and the more formal, chandelier-lit confines of the Highlands Dining Room provides an apropos backdrop for dinner parties or a romantic setting for date night for golfers and their caddy.

2700 Sweetwater Country Club Dr.
Apopka,
FL
US