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Monday, October 26, 2015

Best Golf Courses in Ocean City

Ocean City, Maryland is among the leading golf destinations in the Eastern U.S. Its golf courses include 9-hole, 18-hole, driving ranges, private golf courses as well as public golf courses. Ocean City golf courses not only offer golf vacation packages but also offer off-season golf rates. Here is a look at some of the top golf courses of Ocean City.
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Eagle's Landing Golf Course

This is a magnificent seaside golfing paradise featuring a sweeping panorama of land, water and sky. The golf course is located just a few minutes from Ocean City. It overlooks the tranquil Sinepuxent Bay and the pristine beauty of Assateague Island National Seashore. The notable features of Eagle's Landing Golf Course include 18 holes, pull carts, Golf carts, club rental, restaurant/snack bar, pro shop, and PGA pro.

Heritage Shores Club

Heritage Shores Club presents a sensational links style golf course as well as a Nantucket inspired Clubhouse for a relaxed alluring retreat with every visit. The Arthur Hills championship golf course stretches to a little over 7,000 yards. It features a distinctive design with water flanking most of the holes. With an assortment of strategically integrated bunkers and surging fairways, coupled with the water hurdles, this par 72 golf course will put to test every player’s skills

Glen Riddle Golf Club

Located a few minutes from Ocean City, this is the showpiece of the Glen Riddle Residential development that brags of two championship golf courses. The Man O’ War course features pure, windswept links golf. Golfers will face challenges typical of the British Isle courses like double fairways, large greens, sand dunes, pot bunkers, as well as the pervasive eastern shore winds. The War Admiral course is routed across a mature forest and presents an entirely unique golfing experience. Though sheltered from the wind, the course still provides a tough test from the tees.

River Run Golf Club

Designed by Gary Player, River Run Golf Club makes full use of its scenic landscape for amazing views. While the front side features a Scottish links flavour, the back side is curved out of an undulating terrain alluring pines to test the refined golfer in you. All its 18 holes work together to offer the most diverse and nourishing golf experience imaginable. With Townhome and Condominium golf packages available, you can stay and play at River Run all you want.

Ocean City Golf Club

Ocean City Golf Club comes with a totally remodeled Newport Bay Course. With all the 18 holes featuring marsh and bay vistas, it is credited as one of the most picturesque and premium courses in the Mid-Atlantic. Supplemented by the Seaside Course, one of the archetypal designs on the Eastern Shore, Ocean City Golf Club presents golfers with the resort areas finest in traditional and modern courses.
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Conclusion

Ocean City has made great strides in becoming a coveted golf destination. The current crop of exquisite Ocean City area courses is a reflection of success. While there are no notable courses situated on the barrier island of Ocean City, there are extensive stretches of former farmland a few miles inland that have been transformed by some of the best golf course architects.

In addition to the great golfing experience, Ocean City, boasts of 10 miles of elegantly kept family-friendly ocean beach, which is free of charge. Beaches in Maryland are ideal for swimming, surfing, fishing, as well as kayaking and canoeing. Over summer, you will get free family activities offered every night of the week, including movies, concerts and beach Olympics.

1 comment:

jopb said...

My father was an avid golf player, but that was before Maryland had become such a good destination for golfers. We don't really play golf, but I like the idea of the beaches which are free of charge.