Golf is one of the most relaxing and fun things you can do. Imagine living in an area where the quality of the golf courses in that community is of a high standard and you are close by your favorite shopping areas and restaurants.
There are many communities that are enticing for potential homeowners. With so many options to choose from, it can be tough to decide on one. Luckily for you, we’ve narrowed down that list to five of the best golf course communities in the United States to buy a home. Let’s dive in and see what these communities have to offer.
#1 – Dove Mountain in Mariana, Arizona
The Golf Club at Dove Mountain is luxurious. Just how good is the golf course community in Dove Mountain? It hosted the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship for six years. This alone tells you all you need to know about how renowned this Jack Nicklaus-designed course is at Dove Mountain.
The median home listing price for Dove Mountain is over $656,000. Many of the homes for sale in Dove Mountain are newly-built, and are quite affordable when compared to other luxury real estate on high-end golf courses. There are a variety of excellent restaurants in the area, as well as great views of the Tortolita Mountains and great hiking trails.
#2 – Roaring Fork Club in Basalt, Colorado
Ready to golf on a Jack Nicklaus signature course? That is what’s featured at the Roaring Fork Club in Basalt, Colorado. If you enjoy the rolling hills and open meadow, you’ll love this experience. More into the river and woods? This place also has what you’re looking for.
There’s even PGA staff inside the Pro Shop. Homes at the Roaring Fork Club range from $310,000 to over $6 million. The Roaring Fork Club has three restaurants including the Lodge Restaurant, which offers fine dining and uses organic ingredients.
#3 – The Loxahatchee Club in Jupiter Florida
Want to up your game? The Loxahatchee Club has teaching and practice facilities for you to practice your swing. There is a learning center to help you improve your game, making this one of the best experiences you can have in the golf course community. There is an ala carte dinner service offered four nights a week for Loxahatchee members. There’s also lunch service in the grill room and Turtle Cafe. The average cost of a Loxahatchee home is $2,670,200.
#4 – Lake Las Vegas in Henderson, Nevada
There are two golf clubs in Lake Las Vegas. There’s the Reflection Bay Golf Club and the South Shore Country Club. Reflection Bay was designed by Jack Nicklaus. It even hosted the Wendy’s 3Tour Challenge for nine years. The South Shore Country Club is yet another Jack Nicklaus signature course.
There are a ton of dining options in Lake Las Vegas. From the Bayside Grill to Marssa, you will always have something new to enjoy at Lake Las Vegas. Price on homes can range from over $500,000 to over $1 million.
#5 – Currahee Club in Toccoa, Georgia
World-renowned golf course architect Jim Fazio crafted the course used by the Currahee Club. This course spans 7,513 yards. The club welcomes players of all skill levels to try their hand at golf. The club also heavily encourages kids to participate. There is also the Gotham GolfTrain Academy, which helps students reach their goals. Whether it’s practicing the art of golf or getting in shape, this program will fulfill your needs.
The Overlook Dining Room is open year-round and full of options such as chicken, steak, pasta, shrimp, and more. If you want to kick back and have some drinks while still having some good food on the menu, the Fazio Pub is for you. There is also The Canoe Bar & Grill, which is perfect for lunch.
Those are five of the best golf communities in the United States to buy a home. You’ve worked hard your entire life. You have earned the right to be luxurious. You also owe it to yourself to enjoy the best golf experience you can possibly have along with fine dining that’ll make Gordon Ramsey jealous. These places are for you. When it comes down to making a final decision, you’ll want to consider the location. Colorado gets colder in the winter but Florida stays warm year-round.
All the choices listed provide excellent options for dining and activities. You’ll never run out of things to do at Dove Mountain, Roaring Fork Club, The Loxahatchee Club, Lake Las Vegas, and the Currahee Club. As mentioned, it truly comes down to your preference when it comes to location along with some of the smaller details with the golf communities. Regardless, you don’t want to pass up choosing one of these homes.
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