Golf Courses

Golf Courses

Indian Bayou Golf ClubIndian Bayou Golf Club
Destin, FL
(850) 837-6191

Indian Bayou Golf Club is located in the heart of Destin, tucked away in the community of Indian Bayou.  Built in 1978 and designed by Earl Stone, this course offers 27 challenging holes suited to all skill levels.   Large elevated greens are complimented by wide forgiving fairways.  Well-placed bunkers and water hazards come into play on many holes, increasing the challenge.

Indian Bayou Golf Club offers three nine-hole courses.  Choose from Seminole, Choctaw, or Creek courses.


Kelly Plantation Golf ClubKelly Plantation Golf Club
Destin, FL
(850) 650-7600

Kelly Plantation Golf Club is one of the areas most visually impressive and environmentally sensitive courses.  Located in the gated community of Kelly Plantation, along the Choctawhatchee Bay this course features 18 captivating holes.  Designed by Fred Couples and Gene Bates in 1998, the course boasts over 7,000 yards of contoured greens, wide fairways, and strategically placed hazards.


Regatta Bay Golf and Country ClubRegatta Bay Golf and Country Club
Destin, FL
(850) 337-8080

Golf Digest has ranked the Regatta Bay golf course among its “Top 200 Places to Play in North America,” as well as one of the “Top 15” courses in Florida.  Designed by acclaimed course designer and former lead architect for Arnold C. Palms, Robert C. Walker.  This 6,894 yard, par 72 course offers purposefully daunting tee shots that give way to forgiving, spacious fairways with undulating bunkered areas.  The course is located in the gated community of Regatta Bay, nestled along the Choctawhatchee Bay and in nearly 120 acres of protected pristine woodlands and 28 acres of lakes that support an abundance of wildlife and provides players a true escape into golfing paradise.


Emerald Bay Golf ClubEmerald Bay Golf Club
Destin, FL
(850) 837-5197

Designed by Bob Cupp, Emerald Bay is an 18-hole championship layout believed to be one of northwest Florida’s best.  Located conveniently between 30A and Destin, Emerald Bay is a convenient drive from any accommodation in the area.  This par 72, 6,825 yard course includes scenic views of the Choctawhatchee Bay, which borders portions of the back nine, multiple water features and garden views as the course winds through the gated community of Emerald Bay.


The Links Golf ClubThe Links Golf Club
Sandestin, FL
(855) 236-8269

The Links course at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort plays from 4,969 to 6,710 yards and has four sets of tees. Renowned architect Tom Jackson designed the winding layout against the backdrop of the Baytowne Marina and the Choctawhatchee Bay over 25 years ago and it remains consistently ranked as one of the most challenging and fun courses in the area.  Every day is different at The Link depending on which way the Choctawhatchee Bay wind is blowing.


Baytowne Golf ClubBaytowne Golf Club
Sandestin, FL
(855) 236-8269

Extensively renovated in 2005 by original course architect Tom Jackson, the Baytowne Golf Club hailed three times by Golf Digest’s Places to Play with 4 ½ Stars and boasts some of the areas only elevation changes.  Located in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, the front nine takes you to the edge of the Choctawhatchee Bay and the back nine provides glimpses of the Gulf of Mexico. Every hole on the Baytowne Golf Club has a personality of it’s own.  The Baytowne Golf Club plays to a par 71, and ranges from 3,002 to 6,804 yards.


Raven Golf ClubRaven Golf Club
Sandestin, FL
(855) 236-8269

The Raven Golf Club in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort has been home to the Boeing Championship in 2006 and 2007 – a stop on the PGA Champions Tour.   Masterfully created by Robert Trent Jones Jr., the course was carved through marshes and pine trees of Sandestin Resort. The Raven Golf Club plays to a par 71 and plays from 5,060 to 6,931 yards and offers four sets of tees.


Burnt Pine Golf ClubBurnt Pine Golf Club
Sandestin, FL
(855) 236-8269

Course architect Rees Jones.  Rolling fairways and strategically placed bunkers challenge golfers by demanding a different approach to every hole.  Located side by side with the Raven Golf Club, it’s the only place in the world where Rees Jones and Robert Trent Jones Jr. courses meet. With incredible views of the Choctawhatchee Bay highlight the back nine, while the front side brings golfers through forests and wetlands of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. The Burnt Pine Golf Club plays from 5,153 to 7,001 yards and offers four sets of tees.


Santa Rosa Golf and Beach ClubSanta Rosa Golf and Beach Club
Santa Rosa Beach, FL
(850) 267-2229

Designed by Tom Jackson in 1969, Santa Rosa Golf and Beach Club is a par 72, 18-hole course.   They are the only course in the area that 2 holes back up to the Gulf of Mexico.  With seven sets of tees, every level golfer has a chance at conquering the course.  A member of Audubon International, the course winds through natural wildlife habitats surrounding the club providing a remarkable backdrop of the area.


Camp Creek Golf ClubCamp Creek Golf Club
Panama City Beach, FL
(850) 231-7600

Designed by Tom Fazio in 2001, Camp Creek offers nearly 7,200 yards of fairways, greens, and driveable bunkers.  Located between Highway 98 and Scenic Highway 30A, Camp Creek is enclosed in a natural retreat of native plantings interwoven with manicured turf, with no visible homes on the course.  Because of their efforts to maintain and enhance the environment, Camp Creek Golf Club has received certification in the Cooperative Sanctuary Program for golf courses through Audubon International.

Sharks ToothShark’s Tooth Golf Club
Panama City Beach, FL
(850) 249-3041

The Greg Norman designed Sharks’ Tooth is a private golf course, which opened in 2002, that is the centerpiece of the Wild Heron community in Panama City Beach.  The 18-hole championship course features 7,204 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par 72.

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