Championsgate Features 36 Championship Holes designed by Greg Norman, it is also the World Headquarters of the David Leadbetter Golf Academy. It is located less than 10 minutes from the Villa. The International Course offers hard fast fairways and it boasts the highest course rating in Florida at 76.3 and is reminiscent of a Links Type Course. Players who test the National Course will be treated to a more familiar American-style golf course, yet one different from others in Central Florida. This course strolls through more than 200 acres of southern woodlands and wetlands. Unique sand bunkers define and shape each hole, large greens with ample places to chip the ball from, tree-line fairways and sunken greens make this course a challenging and memorable one. The National sets up to resemble the finest in U.S. resort golf .
Highlands Reserve This is not your typical Florida golf course! Highlands Reserve sits atop one of the highest areas of Florida and offers remarkable scenery along with a course designed for hot golf. This championship Mike Dasher design gives you pine tree-lined fairways reminiscent of the Carolinas, open spacious fairways likened to the great Scottish courses, and a bit of old Florida with citrus trees along the countryside. Large, fast, undulating greens make this course challenging and fun for all levels of golfers. Conveniently located just minutes from Disney and all major attractions, Highlands Reserve Golf Club is a Central Florida favorite! Highlands Reserve is 5 minutes North of the Villa on the US27
Ridgewood Lakes Ridgewood Lakes Golf and Country Club is a par 72 championship semi-private Golf Course designed by Ted McAnlis and located approximately 2.5 miles south of I-4; just 12 minutes southwest of Walt Disney World Resort and other area attractions. Sculpted from lush, rolling ranch land, the course features water and/or wetlands on all 18 holes. Generous landing areas, receptive greens and a minimum of forced carries make it challenging yet fair and playable. Four sets of tees serve to challenge players of any skill level! Ridgewood Lakes is 10 Minutes South of the villa on US 27
Southern Dunes Designed by golf course architect Steve Smyers, Southern Dunes is a distinctive course that features a dramatic hillside layout, rolling terrain, steep elevation changes and large, fast, undulating greens -- presenting golfers with a challenge unique to Central Florida. The design encourages golfers to use their imagination as the use of the slopes and contours can help manoeuvre the ball around the massive, high-lipped bunkers. This spectacular design is further enhanced by the high grasses and ornamentals that form the borders for holes that tumble with the terrain. The challenging conditions and impeccable playing surfaces make Southern Dunes a must play when visiting Central Florida. Southern Dunes also features clubhouse amenities, including a full selection of breakfast and lunch menu items, a variety of dinner entrees, banquet facilities, golf shop and a PGA professional staff for golf instruction. About 15 mins south of the Villa on the 27