The 10 Most Expensive Golf Courses On Earth

By on March 9, 2012 in ArticlesEntertainment

Golf is often associated as a sport played by the wealthy and affluent. But, even by golf's standards, these 10 courses take the cake—these are the most most expensive golf courses in the world. Want to tee off and shell out some serious cash? Then, read on.

Spyglass Hill Golf Course, California

Cost: $315 per person, per round

First opened in 1966, this course in Pebble Beach is not only expensive, it's also ranked as one of the toughest in the world.

Ocean Course, South Carolina

Cost: $320 per person, per round

Located on Kiawah Island, this course was designed by golf architect Pete Dye and has been rated one of the toughest in the United States by Golf Digest magazine.

Pinehurst Resort, North Carolina

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Cost: $375 per person, per round

Designed by Donald Ross, this North Carolina resort includes eight unique courses—its No. 2, No. 4, and No. 8 courses are consistently ranked top in the golfing world.

French Lick Resort, Indiana

Cost: $399 per person

This price includes breakfast, free transport service across different golf courses, but does not caddie assistance fees.

Old Head Golf Links, Ireland

Cost: $400 per person, per round

Located in the south of Ireland and designed by John and Patrick O'Connor, this golf course offers exceptional views.

Trump National Doral Miami, Florida

Cost: $475 per person

Every year, five golf tournaments take place at this South Florida resort.

Pebble Beach Golf Links, California

Cost: Approximately $495

Golf Digest named this California resort's public course the 'No. 1 Golf Course in America.'

TPC Sawgrass, Florida

Cost: $495 at high season (excluding food and beverage services)

This elegant resort is known for its annual Players Championship contest.

Shadow Creek Golf Course, Nevada

Cost: $500 entrance fee, per person

Services include caddy assistance and limo transportation throughout the golf course.

Articles Written by Joseph Gibson
Joseph Gibson is a freelance writer currently based in Austin, TX. His main interests are movies, music, books, and other things you can watch, read, or listen to. Joseph's favorite billionaire is Paul McCartney.
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