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Best Golf Courses Around Charlotte

January 18, 2011 4:19 PM

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Ballantyne is not just one of the best golf courses around Charlotte, but is considered one of the best PGA courses in the region. (Credit: theballantynegolfcourse.com)

Ballantyne is not just one of the best golf courses around Charlotte, but is considered one of the best PGA courses in the region. (Credit: theballantynegolfcourse.com)

Golf and North Carolina may as well be synonymous. Not only is the legendary Pinehurst course located in the middle of the state, but the Charlotte area boasts some of the finest courses anywhere. – Steve Hartsoe
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The challenging layout at Renaissance Park Golf Course will help you improve your game at every hole. (Credit: charlottepublicgolf.com)

Renaissance Park Golf Course

1525 W. Tyvola Rd.
Charlotte, N.C. 28217
(704) 357-3373
www.charlottepublicgolf.com/renaissance-park.php

Located in southwest Charlotte, Renaissance Park Golf Course is an 18-hole course designed by Michael Hurdzan. One of several publicly run courses in the area, Renaissance Park Golf Course features expansive bent grass greens and beautiful landscaping. The challenging layout will help you improve your game at every hole. Hours: Call for tee times.

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Charles T. Myers Golf Course is one of the best golf courses around Charlotte for golfers at all levels. (Credit: charlottepublicgolf.com)

Charles T. Myers Golf Course

7817 Harrisburg Rd.
Charlotte, N.C. 28215-4413
(704) 536-1692
www.charlottepublicgolf.com/charles-t-myers.php

Charles T. Myers Golf Course is one of the best golf courses around Charlotte for golfers at all levels. Less-skilled golfers will appreciate the forward tees, while golfers with a few more years under their belts will be challenged by the back tees. This public course features beautiful bent-grass greens, plus abundant wildlife and attractive views surrounding it. Designed by Bill Love, Charles T. Myers Golf Course is a regional favorite. Hours: Call for tee times.

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Larkhaven Golf Club has been a jewel of Charlotte's golfing world since it was built in 1958. (Credit: larkhavengolfcourse.com)

Larkhaven Golf Club

4801 Camp Stewart Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28215
(704) 545-4653
www.larkhavengolf.com

Larkhaven Golf Club has been a jewel of Charlotte’s golfing world since it was built in 1958. One of the oldest public golf courses in Charlotte, Larkhaven offers both a challenging game of golf and a scenic environment. You will quickly appreciate the rolling terrain, sloped greens and narrow, tree-lined fairways. The course also features water hazards on nine holes. Hours: Call for tee times.

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Ballantyne is not just one of the best golf courses around Charlotte, but is considered one of the best PGA courses in the region. (Credit: theballantynehotel.com)

Golf Club at Ballantyne Resort

10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy.
Charlotte, N.C. 28277-2484
(704) 248-4383
www.theballantynehotel.com/golf

The Golf Club at Ballantyne Resort is a destination course, and is not just one of the best golf courses around Charlotte, but is considered one of the best PGA courses in the region. The golf course features a challenging terrain among the Piedmont’s beautiful, natural hills. Whatever your skill level, the Ballantyne course offers multiple water features and laser-leveled tee boxes to satisfy any golfer. The par 71, tree-lined course is an excellent choice for individuals as well as groups. The championship 18-hole golf course also features a professional driving range and putting greens. Hours: Call for tee times.

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