Newport Beach area offers a variety of golf courses with spectacular ocean views and plenty of tee times. Newport Beach golf courses offer spectacular courses along the coast available for play year-round. With lighted courses and glow golf balls, courses can be played before dawn and in the evenings.
These championship golf courses include the Back Bay Golf Course, Pelican Hill Golf Club, Newport Beach Golf Club and more. Discover why Newport Beach golf courses are at the top of every golfers list.
The Resort at Pelican Hill, Newport Coast
The Resort at Pelican Hill is nestled among 504 acres of coastland in Newport Coast, situated near thousands of acres of preserved, natural wilderness. A destination Golf Resort with three main components – 170 bungalows and 34 bungalow suites, a new golf clubhouse and 128 private villas. Designed by world famous golf course architect Tom Fazio, the golf course features 36 outstanding holes that make up the Ocean South and Ocean North courses.
Aliso Creek Inn and Golf Club, Laguna Beach
Aliso Creek Inn and Golf Club. This nine-hole public golf course sits just off of the Pacific Coast Highway in Laguna Beach, and offers one of the most astounding views in Orange County. As the course winds around a creek and through a steep brush-filled canyon, onlookers have the ability to truly enjoy nature’s beauty. This peaceful environment provides a desirable getaway for individuals and families alike.
Shady Canyon Golf Club, Irvine (Private)
Shady Canyon Golf Club. The 18-hole “Shady Canyon” course at the Shady Canyon Golf Club facility in Irvine, California features 7,012 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71 . The course rating is 74.5 and it has a slope rating of 144 on Bermuda grass. Designed by Thomas Fazio, ASGCA, the Shady Canyon golf course opened in 2002. Steve Buck manages the course as the General Manager.
Big Canyon Country Club, Newport Beach (Private)
Big Canyon Country Club. The 18-hole “Big Canyon” course at the Big Canyon Country Club facility in Newport Beach, California features 6,981 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 . The course rating is 73.9 and it has a slope rating of 136 on Bermuda grass. Designed by John F. Harbottle, III, ASGCA, the Big Canyon golf course opened in 1971. David H. Voorhees, CCM manages the course as the General Manager.
Monarch Beach Golf Links is a par-70, oceanfront Robert Trent Jones Jr. designed course offers spectacular ocean views, tight fairways, and flawless greens. PGA Pro Tom Watson, who competed in the 2001 Hyundai Team Matches with top tour leaders from the PGA, LPGA and Senior PGA circuits, compared the greens to those at Augusta National. Monarch Beach Golf Links has recently been enhanced with improved agronomic conditions, new golf packages and frequent player programs.
Strawberry Farms Golf Club offers true championship golf amid a tranquil, natural setting. Strawberry Farms is a par-71, 6,700-yard course with canyons and wetlands. The 18-hole course offers picturesque views across the 35-acre reservoir.