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About Golf and the Golf Courses In Bermuda


About Golf and the Golf Courses In Bermuda
Photo of One of Bermuda's Fine Golf Courses

One of Bermuda's Fine Golf Courses

Photo Courtesy Bermuda Department of Tourism
With nine amazing Golf Courses in Bermuda, the tiny island has the highest concentration of golfing opportunities per square mile than anywhere else in the world. What's even more intriguing is the fact that Bermuda is now host to the PGA Grand Slam of Golf. From St. George's in the east to Somerset Village in the west, Bermuda offers golfers a chance to play the year round and enjoy the spectacular scenery of the island at the same time. So, if you're planning a golf outing to Bermuda, this guide to Bermuda's golf courses will provide the information you need: when to go, where to play, where to stay. Bermuda, however, is a unique destination – golf or not.

About Getting Around Bermuda

Knowing where to go to play golf in Bermuda is one thing, knowing how to get from hotel to golf course is quite another. Unfortunately, renting a car is not an option, but there are other ways to travel the highways and byways of Bermuda. Here are a couple of options:

Bermuda’s golf courses seem to have distinct personalities all their own. Many of them are in remote locations where an unpredictable wind blows constantly in off the Atlantic ocean making even the seemingly simplest club selection nothing less than an adventure.

About The Golf Courses:

Tiny, elevated greens are often guarded by sand traps placed with glee by architects such as Robert Trent Jones to punish even the slightest wayward shot. Greens and tees provide spectacular views of the ocean, rocky shorelines, cliff tops and pristine pink, sandy beaches. Irrigation on these often spectacular courses is limited, which means that the greens and fairways are always firmer and faster than those found elsewhere around the world. Finally, as well you may imagine, water (the ocean) plays a huge part in the layout of almost all of Bermuda’s golf courses. Windswept cliff tops, steep ocean drop-offs, and breathtaking views are the highlights of play everywhere.

Where to Play Golf in Bermuda:

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