|Austin, TX||Kailua Kona, HI||Santa Barbara, CA|
|Camelback, PA||Myrtle Beach, SC||Santa Fe, NM|
|Disney/Orlando, FL||Naples, FL||Tucson, AZ|
|Hilton Head, NC||Palm Springs, CA|
How to Find An Affordable Golf Vacations
It is possible to enjoy a relaxing golf vacations at a world class course on a limited budget. Just following a few simple strategies can cut a couple or a family’s golf vacation budget in half.
Stay in Golf Vacations Rentals
The first and best strategy is to look for golf vacations home rentals instead of hotels. Rental home and condo prices are now a very competitive alternative to hotels and are now sometimes lower than hotel costs especially when you share the cost with your friends or another couple.
A golf vacations home can provide even more savings. You will have full kitchen facilities available so you will be able to cook your own meals. You will also have laundry facilities available so you can save money on those costs as well.
If you are renting a home for a golf vacations rent one as close to the course as possible. This can save you money as you can walk or take a golf cart to the course rather than drive your car. It will also give you more time to practice your swing. Many golf communities now offer a variety of vacation rental home and condos right on the course for very competitive prices.
There are Lots of Golf Vacations Resorts Out There
Another tip is to look for lesser known golf vacation resorts, destinations like Palm Springs and Hilton Head are very popular for a golf trip but many communities now boast world class courses. There are several top courses around Austin, Texas, which boasts a nice climate and it is not as well known so prices are very reasonable for that golf vacation.
Another destination that has lots of world class golf and many other amenities such as art galleries and restaurants is Santa Fe New Mexico. On the East Coast, Camelback Pennsylvania and Naples. Florida feature popular golf courses without the crowds. In California, Santa Barbara is a popular alternative to Palm Springs.
Some ski communities such as Lake Tahoe and Vail now have world class golf courses. It is possible to rent golf vacation homes in these towns for the summer for a fairly low price. The best golf vacations are not always in the places you have heard of. Mesquite, Nevada, north of Las Vegas has several world class golf courses.
Golf Vacation at the Beach
Hawaii is another prime golf vacation destination that you may not think of. There are several top courses in the Aloha State and most of them have great golf vacations rentals at reasonable prices. An advantage to Hawaii golf is that other attractions such as the beach are nearby: dad can practice his game while the rest of the family has fun elsewhere.
Hawaii is not the only place where you can enjoy world class golf close to the beach. Hilton Head, North Carolina, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, both boast world class golf courses and famous beaches. These cities are within a few hours of drive of Atlanta and major Northeastern cities such as Washington, DC.
On the West Coast, Santa Barbara has both beaches and golf and it is only a short drive from Los Angeles and a few hours south of the Bay Area. Finding an affordable golf vacations should not be a challenge for a person who is willing to shop around.