Golf Courses

... as little as 6 miles from The Villa Esquire!

  • World Famous Golf Courses …

    Whether you’re standing over a 3-foot putt for birdie, going for the green in 2 on a par 5, or simply pulling out the driver and letting the big dog eat, you know you’re exactly where you want to be when you tee it up in nearby Kissimmee, Celebration or Champions Gate!

You don’t have to travel far!

With year-round Florida warmth making our golf season 365 days of swinging fun, it’s always tee time here. With lush fairways, undulating greens, water you might hesitate to call a hazard, and layouts designed by some of the best in the game, this is a golf vacation you’ll book again and again!

And if challenging golf courses make you eager to improve your game, we can get you on the road to lower scores. The David Leadbetter Golf Academy, ANNIKA Academy™, and The Golf Academy at Celebration are all respected golf academies right here in Central Florida. With top instructors breaking down every facet of your swing, that annoying hook or slice will no longer be a part of your game.

From Osceola County to every corner of the greater Orlando area, public and private clubs and resorts offer incredible golf packages that will make your trip far from just par.

If you’re coming to Florida to golf…. our home is very close to a number of fabulous & challenging courses!!

Below is only a handful of courses nearby.  They are listed by closest to furthest from our villa.  We have only listed a few courses on here as there are so many! Take a peak and see which course best suits your desires!

1.  Highlands Reserve Golf Club (6 miles away)

  • Opened in 1998
  • Championship Mike Dasher design
  • affordable, walk-able, and fun golf course for all to enjoy
  • Par 72, 4532 yards to 6702 yards
  • Elevation spanning 120ft from top to bottom

Highlands Reserve Golf Club

This is not your typical Orlando golf course! Highlands Reserve sits atop one of the highest areas of Florida and offers remarkable scenery along with a course …

2.  Champions Gate Golf Club – International Course (8 miles away)

  • Designed by Greg Norman
  • rejuvenated in 2016
  • recently ranked no. 9 in the top overall ranked courses by GOLF Advisor
  • featuring 18 of the most dramatic and challenging holes in the state.
  • 18 holes span over 200 acres
  • GPS on all carts

Champions Gate Golf ClubChampions Gate

CHAMPIONS GATE GOLF IN ORLANDO, FLORIDA Championship golf in a luxury setting Champions Gate Golf Resort is a Central Florida golf masterpiece – when on the golf …

3. Legends Golf (10 Miles away)

  • Mountain top driving Range with elevation drops of 75-100 feet
  • panoramic views of Lake Louise
  • 18 holes, par 72, 6911 yards, slope rating of 131

Legendary Golf At The Legends Golf & Country Club in Clermont is one of the finest accomplishments of famous course designer Lloyd Clifton. This beautiful Clifton ...

4. Kings Ridge (10 Miles away)

  • The kings course is 18 hole par 71, 6269 yards
  • The Ridge course is a par 57, 3660 yards
  • known for its true test of any golfers putting skills

Kings Ridge Golf CourseKings Ridge Golf Course
Welcome to Kings Ridge Golf Club. The Kings Course is an 18 hole, par 71, 6269 yard, Lloyd Clifton designed South Course is recognized as one of the outstanding …

5.  Celebration Golf Club (13 miles away)

  • 18 holes par 72,  4933 yards to 7028 yards
  • Golf Academy Program on site: offers private lessons, group lessons, clinics, golf schools, and Junior Academy programs for any level of golf from Beginner to professional
  • Events hosted:  the U.S. Senior Open Qualifier, Robert Gamez Celebrity Invitational, Florida State Public Links Championship, Buick Scramble National Championships, and The Golf Channel’s Drive, Chip and Putt Finals

Celebration Golf Club

Welcome to Celebration Golf Club – Orlando Golf. At Celebration Golf Club it’s all about you! Since opening for play in 1996, Orlando golf hasn’t been the same.

6. Sanctuary Ridge Golf Club (14 Miles away)

  • Managed under the wings of the Billy Casper Golf (two-time United States Open victor, a Masters champion and the player with the seventh most wins in PGA Tour history)
  • Welcomes golfers with disabilities
  • 18 hole, par 71 between 5035 yards upto 7005 yards

Welcome to Sanctuary Ridge Golf Club, located in Clermont, FL, and professionally managed by Billy Casper Golf

LAST but not LEAST!!! For those who prefer a more laid back round of golf, there is small 9 hole, 3 par course just 3 miles from our door!

Polo Park East (3 miles away)

  • 9 holes
  • par 27, between 1235 – 1850 yards
  • no reservation/tee time required

Polo Park East

Polo Park East Golf Course is a well manicured 9 hole executive golf course.