City of Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Lake Buena Vista is a city in Orange County, Florida. Lake Buena Vista, meaning “beautiful view” in spanish, is best known for its association with The Walt Disney Company. Located within driving distance of the Walt Disney Resort, Lake Buena Vista makes for a great tourist destination. Aside from the theme parks, many tourists enjoy exploring Disney Springs, an outdoor shopping, dining, and entertainment complex that exists right in the heart of Lake Buena Vista.

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Disney’s Lake Buena Vista Golf Course has hosted the PGA Tour, the LPGA Tour, and USGA events.

Certified by Audubon International as a Cooperative Wildlife Sanctuary and rated an impressive 4 stars by Golf Digest, the 18-hole course was conceived by Joe Lee and most notably features elevated bunkered greens that put a premium on accurate approach shots. Test your skills and fortitude at the demanding 7th hole with its challenging island green.

Named for its majestic magnolia trees, this course features elevated tees, spacious greens, and challenging water hazards. Wide fairways invite you to hit the ball and hit it long, but beware—11 of the 18 holes boast water hazards and 97 bunkers dot the landscape.

Certified by Audubon International as a Cooperative Wildlife Sanctuary and rated 4 stars by Golf Digest, Disney’s Magnolia Golf Course represents a paradise for serious golfers, as well as a thrilling challenge for players at all levels.

Disney’s Oak Trail Golf Course is a beautiful 9-hole course with rolling greens and exciting challenges. Certified by Audubon International as a Cooperative Wildlife Sanctuary. Operated by Arnold Palmer Golf Management and featuring junior tees for younger golfers, this walking course is fun for the whole family.

This 18-hole championship course features shimmering lakes, tropical sands, palm trees, and sloping greens. Disney’s Palm Golf Course is rated 4 stars by Golf Digest and includes 9 holes with water hazards and 59 bunkers—providing plenty of challenges for novices and seasoned pros alike.

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