Golf Resorts


Just Back From … Pinehurst

Andrew Harper's president reports back from Pinehurst, the historic golf resort in North Carolina. A few things have changed but much is gloriously the same.

The Machrie: A Scottish Legend Reborn

The restored Machrie hotel on the Isle of Islay, in the Scottish Hebrides, is a new addition to the American golfer's bucket list.

Willie Campbell: The Golf Legend Who Designed the Machrie Course

Willie Campbell was a successful golfer in Scotland who became an expert club- and ball-maker. He went on to become a course architect who designed the Machrie.

Best New Golf Courses in the World

Golf is in the midst of another renaissance. Here are the 5 best layouts to come on-line in this second golden age of golf course architecture.

15 Best Waterfront Golf Courses in the World

Golfers continue to be drawn to coastal courses. Having played on many fine seaside courses, I am pleased to offer this list of the top 15 in the world.

Best Golf Resorts: Readers' Choice Awards 2016

For the fifth year running, The Lodge at Pebble Beach claims first place on the list of the Best Golf Resorts.

New Zealand Golf Highlights

Over the years, I have received many requests for advice about golf vacations. If I could go anywhere in the world for golf, the answer is New Zealand.

Readers' Choice 2015: Top 20 Golf Resorts

For the fourth year running, The Lodge at Pebble Beach claims first place, and Four Seasons Hualalai and The Sanctuary Hotel remained firmly in the top five,

The Boulders' Signature Hole on the South Course

One of the "signature" holes is #7 on The Boulders South Course.

Kiawah Island's 19th Hole: The Ryder Cup Bar

The famed Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is renowned worldwide for both its beauty and its challenge.

Readers' Choice 2014: Top 20 Golf Resorts

Each year, we ask our readers to select their favorite golf resorts around the world. From the classic links of Scotland to the emerging vanguard of New Zealand, check out our readers' favorite destinations for a golfing vacation.

Reader Survey 2012: Top 10 Golf Resorts

Results from the 2012 Readers' Choice Awards including the top ten favorite golf resorts around the world.

Top 20 Golf Resorts

The year's top 20 golf resorts as picked by our readers. Named resorts include The Lodge at Pebble Beach, The Cloister and more.