Golfing Getaways Near Vista Cay

Spring is underway and with it comes the sunshine and cool breeze Floridians love this time of year! It is the perfect opportunity to get outdoors and soak up the spring air. Orlando is home to some of the world’s most world-renowned golf courses. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned golfer, these courses are welcome for players of all skill levels. Check out some of our recommendations for courses in the area.


Disney Golf


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Walt Disney World is home to some of the world’s most renowned golf courses in the country. There are four courses to choose from: the Palm, Magnolia, Oak Trail, and Lake Buena Vista. If you’re not wanting to complete a full 18-hole course, there are options for 9-hole golf. Oak Trail and Lake Buena Vista are also Audubon Certified Wildlife Sanctuaries so be on the lookout for birds of prey!

For booking, visit the website here.  


Shingle Creek Golf Club


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Located just across the street from Vista Cay, Shingle Creek Golf Club is perfect for a golf retreat that’s close to home. This golf course is where Arnold Palmer's legacy shines through in a Palmer-inspired course. Four years after the icon's passing, the Arnold Palmer Design Company embodied his classic touch, offering a legendary and distinctive golfing experience. Featuring design elements reminiscent of the finest classic courses, the handcrafted layout emphasizes strategy and variety. Elevated greens, strategically placed bunkers, and lush surroundings create a captivating backdrop for golfers of all levels. 

For more information, visit their website here


Orange Lake Golf


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Located just minutes from Disney World, you’ll find 54 holes across 4 different courses. Each course brings with it a different level of difficulty, so golfers of all ages can take a swing here. Golf day or night with the Legends Walk At Orange Lake course that’s open until 9PM. Or you’re looking to hone your skills, book a bay at the Toptracer Range to practice your drives and track your stats!

To book your tee time, visit their website here


Hawk’s Landing Golf Club


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If you’re looking to learn more about the world of golf, Hawk’s Landing Golf Club is your perfect spot! Book lessons with the Orlando Golf Academy to practice on a specific skill or just get a general crash course in the world of golf. If you are comfortable enough to play a game on your own, this course is a scenic, par-70 course featuring 18-holes. 

For booking information, visit the course’s site here


Tranquilo Golf Course


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At Tranquilo Golf Course, you’ll escape from the hustle and bustle of Orlando and step foot into peaceful, lush greenery. This course is home to a vast amount of wildlife and is also certified as a Wildlife Sanctuary. It is a par-71 and features 18 holes. 

For booking information, visit their website here


Ventura Country Club


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This country club is nicknamed “Orlando’s Best Secret” for its views and ambiance. The course bridges the gap between wildlife, wetlands, and green courses. They are very receptive to all players of any skill level and are only minutes from the airport and Downtown Orlando. 

For more information, visit the course’s website here


Here are just a few of the dozens of golf courses in the Orlando area for you to enjoy during your stay at Vista Cay. Experience the world of golf in Orlando while soaking in the views of the wilderness in Central Florida. Vista Cay is the perfect spot for your Orlando and golfing getaway.