Considered as New South’s vanguard, Atlanta is a city of charm and elegance with the balance of sleek modernism and southern traditions. Atlanta’s metropolitan area is among the country’s fastest growing areas and has been home to top businesses as well as the headquarters of some of the world’s large corporations and Fortune 500 companies. Aside from the high-rise and midrise developments of Atlanta’s skyline, the city is also flocked by both the local and foreign guests to experience one of the finest tee times in the state. Some of the magnificent golf courses in Atlanta that comes with economical golf vacation packages include the Whitewater Creek, the Traditions of Braselton, the Sun City Peachtree, the Summergrove, and the Planterra Ridge.
The Whitewater Creek is among Atlanta’s finest layouts designed by the famous Arnold Palmer. This championship layout is set through the majestic waterways and rolling fairways with manicured greens configured with sand bunkers. Golfers of all handicaps can put their skills to test on Palmer’s well designed holes and experience top-notch dining along in the resort’s well-appointed clubhouse.
Set in the quaint town of Braselton is the Traditions of Braselton; a championship caliber layout designed Mike Dasher. The course was a reminiscent of the traditional northeast links course that features the Bent grass putting surfaces, tees, and the Bermuda grass filled fairways and roughs. Aside from the exciting rounds of golf, guests can also take advantage of the PGA certified instruction for all skill levels of golfers.
The Sun City Peachtree is an 18-hole golf course that showcases generous fairways, large bent grass greens, as well as the beautiful vistas. Guests can also warm up at the expansive practice area that features 2 practice putting greens. The course architect, Gary Stephenson, has also worked with other top notch golf course designers on well known projects before coming up with his own rendition of an excellent golf layout.
Summergrove is an award-winning championship layout that features the challenging 18 holes that are nationally ranked by Golf Digest. The course’s vast area is set over the beautiful rolling hills with the splendor of the numerous dogwoods and hardwoods contained in preserved areas of the wetlands and wildlife habitats. Summergrove is also a member of the highly acclaimed Audubon International Signature where it maintains first-rate amenities as well as top notch tee times. What make this course stand out from among the other courses in Atlanta are the impeccably manicured bent grass greens and the Zoysia fairways.
Well designed holes and best views combined is what the Planterra Ridge offers to its guests. This 18-hole facility was designed by Jeff Burton and Rocky Roquermore. Golfers from all parts of the globe come to Planterra to experience the layout’s demanding tee shots, undulating greens, and the tree-lined fairways. The course also features the grass and mat hitting areas, premium range balls, targets, a wide double-sided driving range, and the short game practice area. Along with the Flat Creek and Braelinn, the Planterra Ridge is another Peachtree City extension of its cluster courses.