What to Know About Golfing in Scottsdale
With over 200 courses in the area, Scottsdale is a golfer's paradise. Whether you are ready to spend your retirement years golfing, or are in search of the perfect golf course home, you will find more than enough luxury golf course choices in Scottsdale.
Eagle Mountain Golf Club
Nestled in the ravines of the McDowell Mountains, Eagle Mountain Golf Club is a naturally beautiful course in Fountain Hills that offers an outstanding experience. Enjoy a meal at The Grille at Eagle Mountain with spectacular views and an elegant setting. Eagle Mountain is one of the more affordable courses in the area, without sacrificing quality or ambiance.
The Phoenician Golf Club
Recently redesigned and rerouted, The Phoenician Golf Club is a beautiful course affiliated with one of the top luxury hotels in the area. Demand for the course is high, so plan to reserve your tee time weeks in advance. The course play to a par 71 and is designed to highlight the beauty of the natural landscape, without any surprise bunkers or blind hazards. To make an elegant staycation out of your round of golf, book a room in the gorgeous hotel.
Talking Stick Golf Club
Talking Stick Golf Club features two distinct courses, welcoming golfers of all levels to play. The setting is serene, surrounded by classic desert beauty, but offers an exciting challenge. The clubhouse is a 26,000-square-foot, elegant venue perfect for members' special occasions. The club also features an award-winning golf shop, player's locker rooms, full-service dining room, and private dining areas in addition to an impressive practice facility. Dine at The Wildhorse Grille to enjoy an elegant meal with breathtaking scenery, enjoying your food inside or on the beautiful patio.
Troon North Golf Club
Winding through the foothill of Pinnacle Peak, Troon North Golf Club features 2 award winning 18-hole courses. If you imagine all Scottsdale golf courses to be wide and flat, you will be surprised to find the granite studded course at Troon North. At Troon North you will enjoy immaculately groomed fairways, bentgrass greens and exceptional customer service. Memberships are available, and the course is also open to the public.
When you are done playing, stop by Dynamite Grill to enjoy something from their mouthwatering menu, dining with views of the 18th hole on the Pinnacle course.
We-Ko-Pa Golf Course
Renowned as one of the top golf courses in the area, many agree that until you have played their award winning courses you have not truly experienced Scottsdale golf. We-Ko-Pa Golf Course features breathtaking views of the McDowell Mountains, Red Mountain, Four Peaks, and the Superstitions on Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation land that is protected from commercial development, you can enjoy your round of golf without any buildings in sight. Each of the two courses have their own personalities, equally beloved among local golfers but distinct in their characteristics.
You may also enjoy the state of the art practice facility, beautiful clubhouse, and two restaurants on site.
Grayhawk Golf Club
Grayhawk Golf Club has been the location of the PGA TOUR Frys.com Open, in addition to regularly hosting both Men's and Women's NCAA Division 1 Championships. The club offers two award-winning courses, one of which is a target-style with large multi-tiered greens with a back nine that is built around deep box canyons, and the other featuring a more traditional approach with generous fairways and greens that will test your short game. The grounds, facilities, and restaurants on-site are all beautifully maintained, offering a high-end experience.