Golf is a three season sport in Ontario’s outdoors. Many resort destinations are offering some of the best golf courses in Canada. Many offer on-site accommodation in traditional lakeside resort settings or have been integrated into the Canadian Shield where dramatic vistas and water courses run. Stand alone resorts and resort-hotels with courses on site offer golf packages and getaways often combined with resort amenities.
Carriage Ridge Resort and Carriage Hills Resort in Horseshoe Valley
Spacious condo-suites only 1 Hour North of Toronto
Our resorts offer spacious and ideal accommodation with the best access to premiere golf courses in Central Ontario. This is more than a golfer’s paradise with barbeques on site, pool and beautifully appointed condo-suites.
Suite types range from studios with kitchenettes (toaster, coffee-maker, microwave and bar fridge) to one- and two-bedroom suites with fully appointed kitchens, oversized jetted tubs, gas fireplaces, private balconies. All suites have access to shared or private laundry facilities.
Carriage Ridge Resort has an indoor pool and is a ski-in/ski-out property overlooking the hills of Horseshoe and Carriage Hills Resort has an indoor/outdoor pool. Both resorts are located near Settler’s Ghost Golf Course and the Horseshoe Valley Course.
In addition to both resorts pools, enjoy fitness centre, billiards, games, daily activities programs and BBQ’s on site for all guests to enjoy!
When it comes to Ontario golf, Deerhurst Resort has it all: two 18-hole Huntsville golf courses, a golf academy for all ages, complete tournament planning and Muskoka’s best value membership packages. All within steps of everything that Ontario’s most complete vacation and conference retreat offers for golf getaways and group events.
Deerhurst Lakeside, the resort’s original course, is considered by many to be one of Ontario’s hidden gems, and offers a gentle but surprisingly challenging round for all skill levels. Corporate events, beginner and intermediate players, are all suited to this course, and even avid golfers will be challenged should they wish to enjoy a quick round. With nine Par 3’s, eight Par 4’s and one Par 5, this par 64 course will test every club in your bag. The course is 4596 yards, has a par of 64, and is rated 62.3 with a slope of 112.
Deerhurst Highlands is consistently ranked as one of Canada’s best courses. It opened in 1990, and was the first major golf course in Muskoka, setting the stage for the region’s transformation into the internationally acclaimed golf destination it is today. Dense woods of maple, oak and pine define its boundaries of play, while creeks, ponds and striking granite outcrops add a rugged ambiance. Each nine consists of five par 4’s, two par 3’s and two par 5’s for a classically well-balanced design. The course is 7011 yards, has a par of 72, and is 75.1 with a slope of 140.
Imagine an estate on a ridge overlooking beautiful Sturgeon Lake. Now picture yourself walking this ridge on the most scenic course in the Kawartha region. Winding 3003 yards through pristine forests and unspoiled wetland areas, the par 35, nine-hole course is a true pleasure to play. Weekend, Midweek, and Twilight Rates are available. After your round, enjoy the view from Augusta’s Pub Patio, serving local craft beers.
Hockley Valley Resort is a year-round resort destination located in the heart of some of Ontario’s most picturesque countryside, one hour from downtown Toronto. Hockley Valley Resort first opened its doors in 1985. The 300-acre property features 104 luxury rooms and suites, 14 meeting rooms and an 8,000 square foot full-service spa. The resort is home to a championship 18-hole Championship golf course. We also offer 15 scenic ski and snowboard runs for all levels, including an upper and lower freestyle terrain park.
Whether you visit us for a weekend getaway, a romantic dinner, an afternoon of golf, a day of skiing, a conference or for a special event, we promise to make your stay enjoyable, and memorable long after you leave. You don’t have to go far for a real escape.
JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa is next to The Rock Golf Club, designed by legendary golfer Nick Faldo. Dynamic topography defines this 6545-yard golf course. The track is carved tight with narrow tree-lined fairways and sloping greens that wind through rock outcroppings, hardwood trees and rolling hills. After a rewarding day on this challenging course, return to your suite at JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa. Dine at Lakes Bar or Teca “simply Italian” and after dinner, stargaze while swimming in the indoor-outdoor pool.
Living Stone’s 19-hole championship golf course is 6,750 yards of pure golfing pleasure. Players can sharpen up their game at our state-of-the-art practice facility or by picking up a tip or two from one of the Pro’s at our Golf School.
Set against the panoramic backdrop of Blue Mountain and the beautiful waters of Georgian Bay, Living Stone Golf Resort is a world-renowned, 750 acres year-round vacation destination. At Living Stone Golf Resort, you can experience an expansive 19-hole championship golf course, full-service marina, fine dining, luxurious spa treatments, and a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities for everyone to enjoy – from couples to entire families. We offer meeting spaces, wedding facilities, and unique packages and specials that will help you to relax and rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul.
Nottawasaga Resort is one of the few resorts in Ontario surrounded by two golf courses. Considered a golfer’s paradise we offer both the Nottawasaga and the Ridge courses, as well a driving range, Pro Shops and practice greens.
The picturesque Nottawasaga Course feature tight fairways, mature trees and manicured greens. Perhaps the greatest challenge is the way the course winds its way over and around the looming water hazards of the Nottawasaga River. The Ridge golf course features spectacular varied elevation changes, tall trees, and large undulating greens offering a demanding but fair challenge to golfers of all abilities.
We are open to the public and can facilitate full service tournaments from 40 to 360.
Winner of the Toronto Sun Reader’s Choice Gold Award for Favourite Ontario Resort and Favourite Hockey Arena!
Carved from the mineral rich glacial till of the Haliburton Highlands, Pinestone Golf Course has established itself as one of
Ontario’s most challenging and rewarding golf destinations. Built in 1974, our scenic 18-hole, par-71 course measures 6,024 yards and is among the favourite “must play” courses in Ontario.
The course layout includes strategically placed bodies of water, bunkers, and multi-level, meticulously manicured greens, offering challenging play for golfers of all skill levels. Tee off from one of three sets of tees, copper, silver, and black, and wind your way through 160 acres of rolling hills and lush valleys.
Pinestone’s signature hole is the 18th, which features a dogleg fairway with a sizeable pond in front of the green. A beautiful full-service pro shop offers golf clubs, men’s and ladies apparel, and golf accessories to enhance your golfing experience.
A beverage cart service is available for light snacks and meals, alcoholic, and non-alcoholic beverages. No outside alcohol is allowed on the course. Golf course policies include a dress code; please inquire with the Pro Shop for details.
Your ultimate Summer vacation destination, Rocky Crest Golf Resort offers extensive children and family activities daily. With fun recreation equipment, waterfront activities, outdoor pool, luxurious suites and award winning Golf, you’ll never have to leave the property. Indulge in a loft suite, with its crackling wood fireplace, loft-style master bedroom and whirlpool tub. Enjoy multiple dining experiences within the resort. Our Window’s Steak House offers a great selection of some of the finest cuts and our On The Green Dining room offers a more casual experience with breathtaking views of the golf course. Our Bayside patio nestled pool and lake side will offer yet another fun filled dining experience. Pamper yourself with a seaweed body wrap from the onsite Amba Health and Beauty Spa, or relax in the whirlpool after a long day of adventure seeking.
As soon as you arrive at the first tee at Taboo, you understand what makes this golf course and Muskoka a must-play destination.
The rugged and vibrant Canadian Shield landscape is a big part of what makes golf here truly special, including graceful white pines, mature red oaks and bold, and pink granite outcroppings. However, golf at Taboo is about far more than the 300 acres of dramatic forest scenery found along this par 71 Ron Garl design.
Here at Taboo, 15-minute tee time intervals create that feeling of private club play surrounded by all the facilities of an extensive public resort. Taboo golf now includes unlimited day-of-round play. Detailed personal attention to our guests and our course conditions are a constant priority.
Golf has been a Briars tradition since 1922, when Stanley Thompson, Canada’s premier golf course architect, designed the original 9-hole course. In 1971, under the direction of notable course designer, C.E. “Robbie” Robinson, the golf course was expanded to 18 holes.
Resort guests enjoy golfing privileges at the Briars Golf Club, one of Ontario’s finest private clubs. This well manicured, “subtle and attractive lay-out winds through cedar hedging, century old evergreens and graceful birch stands.” Golfers will discover plentiful water hazards, well protected greens and magnificent Black River vistas.
At The Briars Resort, we invite you to enjoy golf the way it was meant to be… then kick back and enjoy our spa, private waterfront, fine dining and beautiful accommodations.
Just an 80-minute drive north of Toronto brings you the Best Variety fresh-water fishing Resort in Ontario that guests return to again and again. Muskey’s offers 20 clean units which includes hotel rooms, kitchenettes and 4 cottages with full extras, Satellite TV’s & BBQ’s, store on-site. Recreations are swimming, boating, kayaking, canoeing, horseshoes, safe sandy beaches, fire pits. Nearby are 6 area golf courses, 30,000 island boat cruise, Casino Rama, all skiing, snowmobile tours and ice fishing. Pets are welcome. Boat rentals and live bait and tackle on site. Come and enjoy Muskey’s landing and Georgian Bay!!
Known affectionately as Canada’s cottage country, Muskoka has been recognized time and time again as one of the world’s best destinations. National Geographic named Muskoka one of the 20 best places to visit in the world as well as the #1 best summer trip in the world, while Reader’s Digest named Muskoka to a list of 10 Places Every Canadian Needs to Visit.
Muskoka also hosts the most TOP 100 golf courses in Canada and a waterfront resort experience that is unmatched. If your group’s idea of fun is golf during the day and relaxing during the evening, sipping cocktails on the patio watching the sunset, exceptional dining with friends, and maybe even a late afternoon canoe paddle on the lake, then Muskoka should be your stay and play destination of choice!
We have only selected the absolute best Muskoka golf courses to package. Carved out of the iconic Muskoka, Canadian wilderness, these courses will leave you in awe!
Rocky Crest Golf Club (#32 ranked golf course in all of Canada, SCOREGolf 2018)
Lake Joseph Club (#79 ranked golf course in all of Canada, SCOREGolf 2016)
The Mark O’Meara Course at Grandview (Unrated, but a personal fave of Best Golf Trips. Home of the 2002 Telus Skins Game)