San Antonio: Home To Some Of The Best Golf Courses In Texas

By Fabi R. Gomes | May 13th, 2019

[The climate and geography of the San Antonio metropolitan area and the Texas Hill Country make the region an ideal location for golf. There are more than 40 courses in and around the city, but we selected some of the most popular for your consideration.

The recipient of numerous awards (including “Golf Course of the Year”) and located in Boerne, Cordillera Ranch Golf Club was designed by the legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus. Ranked in the top five courses in all of Texas, the entire layout is both spectacular and challenging, with perfect conditions.

Cordillera Ranch Golf Club

It’s no surprise that La Cantera Resort & Spa offers one of the best layouts in Texas with a fun, scenic, and unique golf choice. Designed by Arnold Palmer and featuring breathtaking natural elements like waterfalls and open views of Texas Hill County, La Cantera Golf Club is also a world-class resort and was ranked “Second-Best Resort in North America” by Condé Nast.

Palmer Course at La Cantera Resort & Spa

Briggs Ranch Golf Club, located between San Antonio and the heart of Texas Hill Country, was designed by the renowned Tom Fazio and features 18 championship-quality holes, rolling fairways, and elevation changes unique to the area.

Briggs Ranch Golf Club

As a must-play course, Boot Ranch is located in Fredericksburg and features a scenic, demanding, unique, and memorable 7,250-yard layout boasting a world-class design on every single hole. It ranks among the “Top 10 Golf Courses in Texas” according to Golf Digest.

Boot Ranch Golf Club

One of the most challenging and scenic courses is located in New Braunfels and is just a 30-minute drive from downtown San Antonio. The Bandit is a golf course that’s suitable for players of all ages and abilities, and it incorporates a system designed to keep rounds at or under 4.5 hours, giving you time to enjoy a round of golf and everything else that the Texas Hill Country and San Antonio Metro area have to offer.

The Bandit Golf Club

CBHarper has beautiful homes available for sale in each of these communities. Contact us if you are in the market for a great home within range of world-class courses, and one of our highly-skilled agents will be happy to assist you.


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