Golf is one of the few sports that reward you for having the lowest score, joined only by track and field and competitive blood-pressure taking. Aim low with today's Groupon: for $21, you get a round of golf for two, including cart rental and two hot dogs, at Largo Golf Course (up to a $46 value) in Largo.
The par 62, 3,335-yard Largo Golf Course challenges golfers of all ages to swing for its USGA standard greens. Aboard a four-wheeled golf-cart steed, traverse the course, making stops to take aim at eight par 4 and 10 par 3 holes. On holes eight, 10, 15, and 17, golfers must shoot over water hazards filled with no-longer-operational coal barges. After conquering Largo's 18 holes, best rumbling tummies with two hot dogs from the Golf View Café.
Largo Golf Course
After a $1.8 million makeover in 2007, Largo Golf Course invites visitors to meander through its fairways and experience FootGolf. The course includes 8 par 5s, 1 par 4, and 9 par 3s, adding up to a total distance of 3,700 yards. The game combines soccer with golf and is played with a regulation soccer ball. The holes are typically shorter than regular golf holes, with 21-inch diameter cups adjacent to the standard cups.
Course at a Glance:
- 18-hole, par-71 course
- Total length of 3,700 yards
12500 Vonn Rd.
Largo, Florida 33774