Golfing in Siesta Key and Sarasota, Florida

Siesta Key is the place to go if you’re looking for a great golfing opportunity. There are plenty of courses for you to choose from, whether you’re a beginner or have been golfing for years. You’ll also be able to take advantage of the beautiful scenery, delicious food, and other fun attractions in the area. All of the courses are also conveniently located near our Siesta Key rentals, so you can get on the green first thing in the morning.

Most Famous Golf Courses

golfing near Siesta Key

With pristine white sands, over 100 diverse courses within driving distance, and magnificent ocean-side settings, this is a golf enthusiast’s paradise. The Siesta Key area is a great choice no matter what your experience level is.

Arnold Palmer Legacy Course

The Arnold Palmer Legacy Course pays tribute to one of the world’s best golfers with one of the most prestigious golf courses in the United States. Locals adore this course, perfect for new and experienced golfers alike. The 360-foot wide fairways might seem intimidating, but they’re actually a great option for every golfer.

This course is located at the Legacy Golf Club, 8255 Legacy Boulevard in Bradenton. Simply follow State Highway 758 and FL-72 E for a 30-minute drive. They are open 7 days a week, and you can book tee times as early as 8 a.m. and as late as 7 a.m. Prices range between $25 to $54 depending on the time.

Longboat Key Golf Club

Another popular course near our Siesta Key vacation rental homes is Longboat Key Golf Club, known for its breathtaking scenery. Many publications have even named it as one of the most scenic golf courses in Florida! Come experience the Islandside Course, a challenging, well maintained short course featuring banyan and palm trees with several small waterways.

Longboat Key Golf Club is located at 220 Sands Point Road in Longboat Key, a 20-minute drive from Siesta Key. Head on State Highway 758 and John Ringling Causeway to reach the course. Fees range between $65 and $160. Driving ranges are open daily from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Siesta Key Vacation Rentals

After a long day of golfing, you can come back to one of our Siesta Key vacation homes near the beach to relax for the evening. Our rentals can hold any number of people, making them great options for bachelor parties, groomsmen outings, or family reunions.

Stoneybrook Golf and Country Club

For the experienced golfer, Stoneybrook Golf and Country Club presents the ultimate challenge. Come try the signature course designed by Arthur Hills, redesigned in 2015. You’ll find several water hazards, so be sure to bring some extra balls!

The Stoneybrook Golf and Country Club is located at 8801 Stoneybrook Boulevard in Sarasota. It’s just a 15-minute drive along US-41 S. The fee for 18 holes ranges throughout the year between $42 and $90. They are open Monday and Wednesday from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m., Sunday from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m., and Tuesday from 7 a.m. until 12 p.m.

These are just a few of the golf courses in the area as there are over 100 courses within driving distance of Siesta Key.

Other Golf Courses in the Area

One thing is for certain, if you book a beachfront rental in Siesta Key or any other lodging, you’ll be able to enjoy some of the most spectacular scenery in all of Florida. And much of it can be found right on the golf courses in the area.

Waterlefe Golf and River Club, also located in Bradenton, is one of the most beautiful, scenic golf courses in the region. It offers two separate lavish golfing and dining facilities as well as a luxury 18-hole course with challenges for all skill levels.

Where to Eat – Ophelia’s on the Bay

Golfing works up an appetite, but you don’t have to travel far for a great meal. Head to Ophelia’s on the Bay to experience a delicious meal with the gorgeous backdrop of Little Sarasota Bay. Once you visit, you’ll understand why this establishment has won countless awards, including the title of one of the “Best Sixteen Restaurants in Florida” from Food and Wine Magazine. 

Come sample the best local seafood transformed into delicious meals. Start with jumbo lump blue crab cakes, then move on to Gulf grouper, New England diver scallops, or breast of duckling. Finish your meal with a slice of the signature Key lime pie or lemon Alaska. No matter what you choose, you’re guaranteed to have a delicious meal with your loved ones.

Location

Siesta Key Luxury Rental Properties
5111 Ocean Blvd. Suite B, C & D
Siesta Key, Florida USA 34242
941.349.1125(Office)
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