What better way for you and the guys to celebrate your impending nuptials than with a bachelor party that takes place in a city known for its golf courses. These 7 great cities are known for beautiful greens and other attractions that are sure to please your swinging party guests, no pun intended of course. A few of these cities are even on our list of top cities for golf in the USA.
The Chimera Golf Course in Las Vegas Nevada
“Sin City” is the place you want to be with the members of your bachelor party, especially with so many new exciting attractions coming to Las Vegas. You can start the day with a round of 18, or 18 rounds of drinks if your heart desires, at the famous Chimera golf course that offers a dry, desert landscape as well as breathtaking views of Las Vegas. You can then take the boys to the Las Vegas strip to enjoy some shows, gamble at the many casinos and enjoy lavish dinners at any one of Las Vegas’ all-you-can-eat buffets.
The Colony West Country Club in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Ever wondered which state has the most golf courses? If you guessed Florida, well...you might be right.
Fort Lauderdale is one of the go-to destinations for bachelors who want to play a few rounds before partying in town - we'd recommend heading down to Himmarshee Street for a party. This expansive well-groomed course is well bunkered with a signature hole that requires players to carefully carry their tee shots through a tree-lined cypress forest that ends with an island green. This golf club is near Tamarac, which has an incredible selection of breweries, gastropubs and trendy fusion restaurants including Chinese, BBQ and Italian cuisines.
The Desert Willow Golf Course in Palm Springs
This incredible resort has an immense practice area dotted with dedicated sand and chipping areas, a luscious driving range and its own event space called the Sun City MacDonald Ranch. It is a great place for the groom and the guys to enjoy a professional golf course as well as enjoy the divine dining and beautiful bars of arid Palm Springs. Have a retro morning coffee at the Chevron Station Café, a hot dog at Bobby’s Detroit Coney Island or a great salmon steak at the Purple Room Supper Club.
The Estancia Golf Course in Scottsdale, Arizona
The Estancia Golf Course in Scottsdale is of the iconic rock and cactus variety and is sure to thrill your bachelor party attendees. Scottsdale is a hotspot near Phoenix, Arizona that is known for its Mexican food, cocktail bars and pool parties. Your guests can also zoom off together on an off-roading adventure into the nearby Tonto National Forest and enjoy the mountain views.
Torrey Pines in San Diego, California
Torrey Pines Golf Course is located on the coast of San Diego and situated on cliffs above the ocean, offering one of the poshest and freshest golfing experiences in the U.S. After playing on this famous course your bachelor party guests can suntan on the beach and enjoy great Italian food at the Godfather Restaurant, or delicious street tacos in San Diego.
The Sea Island Golf Resort Near Savannah, Georgia
This high-ranking golf course hosts PGA tours and boasts a lush 18-hole course. Nearby is Savannah, known for its law that allows people to drink openly on the streets; people just take their beers and cocktails to the beach. You can also charter a fishing boat and reel in the big catches in the marshes of Savannah or go kiteboarding at nearby Tybee Island.
The Turtle Point Golf Course Near Charleston, South Carolina
Turtle point is the famous golf course on Kiawah Island designed by Jack Nicklaus and the familiar heritage golf terrain is sure to make your bachelor party guests feel like golf stars. After a few rounds, head to nearby Charleston for sun, sand and an axe-throwing competition or sample the incredible fare from local taco stands, shrimp and grits from fusion restaurants or quality Surf and Turf from local steakhouses.
Even though Mark Twain famously once said “Golf is a Good Walk Spoiled”, it is a game enjoyed by many. So hosting your next bachelor party at one of these premium destinations helps blend the best of both worlds - playing on beautifully manicured golf courses with lush vegetation before retiring for dinner at one of the many great local restaurants and other attractions.
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