If you're a golf fanatic, you love a good round of golf and have specific things you look for in a course. These four courses not only score par for many players, but also showcase some of Florida's top courses in the sleepy little county of Osceola just south of Orlando.
Here's to the green.
Falcon’s Fire offers an impressive professional 7,000-yard course. Each hole has multiple bunkers and challenges. There are five hazards covering ten holes. Falcon’s Fire also offers four tees per hole for various player skill levels. They have a practice facility for those needing to brush-up on their skills or sign up for lessons for the new golfer. Enjoy Falcon’s Nest Restaurant for breakfast or lunch. Join the Flight Club for discounts on rounds even cheaper than the resident rate, 15% off the pro shop, complimentary round on your birthday, quarterly golf events and tournaments, and much more. Throwing an event or wedding? Celebrate at the club in their exquisite banquet facility. Open 7 days a week with complimentary valet parking, club cleaning, and golf carts with GPS, this Apex Award winner will be your place for both get-togethers and alone time.
This newly renovated course offers Champion Bermuda grass on its 7,000-yard course designed by Robert Tent Sr. and Jr. With six tees everyone in the family will enjoy playing. New to the sport or want to lower your handicap? Try the Golf Academy. Perfect for any age and skill set, the academy offers after school programs and instructors to fit your schedule. Hungry? Eat at the Windmill Restaurant for lunch or happy hour or enjoy a beverage on the course at one of the carts. Forgot your clubs? Rent a set of PING G400 from the pro shop. Plan ahead and book a Celebration Gold Club package for a stay at the Gaylord Palms Resort complete with one round of golf for two and lunch for two at the Windmill. If you're only looking for a quick game, Celebration Golf Club offers 9-hole and full game options with meal. They also offer a small venue to accommodate 150 or less with a full choice menu and kitchen items, so your next party can be par for course.
Reunion Resort doesn’t only offer one course, it has three! Each is designed by one of golf’s great legends: Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson, and Arnold Palmer. If you're still learning, they offer eleven teaching professionals on hand to help you improve your game like a pro. Ever played Footgolf? Well give this family fun soccer-like game a try. This course and resort is private but offers a membership to the public. A dress code is enforced including Bermuda length or walking shorts, men’s collared shirts, women’s sleeveless shirts with a collar, or women's shirts with sleeves. Each course is paced to run about 4.5 hours. Their pro shop offers club and shoe rentals. Jack Nicklaus’ course is designed to challenge the player into hitting risky shots with potentially big payoffs. Tom Watson’s 7,000-yard, par 72 course demands thought from every player, with a solid short game and spacious green complexes you will need to vary your clubs. Arnold Palmer’s 7,000-yard, par 72 course offers dramatic elevations of up to 50 feet, creating a risk/reward course, but every hole gives six tees to provide each player with shot-making opportunities, wide fairways, and bunkers set on all 18 holes.
This is the only public course designed by Arnold Palmer. Designed with two distinct playing experiences, this 7,000-yard course offers Scottish-style golf on the front nine and the Carolinas style on the back nine. Carefully designed in harmony with the preserved wetlands it surrounds. Don’t want to travel with you clubs? Rent some from the pro shop, offered for men, women, and junior in both left and right and configurations. Looking to throw a meeting or event? Have it in the Orange Lake Resort banquet hall. Or stay and play at the resort and tee off anytime. This package includes a 1,300 sq. ft., 2-bedroom villa that sleeps 8, 2 full bathrooms, a fully equip kitchen, a dining room, a furnished patio/balcony, a full sized washer and dryer, high speed internet, and ask about the spa tub. They pick your course with 54 holes to choose from on property, two 18-hole championship courses, Arnold Palmer's Signature course, two 9-hole executive courses, and night golf. Also enjoy three retail shops, Titleist rental clubs, and two full driving ranges. This club has something for every golfer in your life.