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Talega Golf Club
990 Avenida Talega
Talega Golf Course has served residents and visitors since 2001. The 18-hole, 72 par course provides many intriguing features such as water hazards, sand traps, and rolling greens. Peacefully located in the hills of San Clemente, the course is scenic and secluded, making for the ultimate golf experience. Amenities such as golf cart GPS and on-the-go food ordering make for a truly memorable round. A large putting green and shuttle service down to the valley driving range allow players to warm up before going out. The course’s Spanish-inspired clubhouse offers a courtyard, golf shop, and the Signature Grille and Bar. Call 949.369.6226 to book a Tee Time.
San Clemente Municipal Golf Course
150 E Avenida Magdalena
San Clemente Municipal Golf Course has long been a favorite for both local and out-of-town golfers. The 18-hole, 72 par Championship golf course is owned and operated by the city of San Clemente, and provides scenic, well-kept greens with astounding views of the neighboring Pacific ocean. Built on land donated by Ole Hanson, the city’s founder, the course opened in 1930, and has accommodated novice and expert players for over 70 years. Nicknamed “Muni”, the popular course boasts quality greens at extremely reasonable prices. Players can walk or drive golf carts, and juniors receive a 50% discount on green fees. The course also provides a practice chipping/putting area and driving range with 4 PGA professionals available to provide lessons. Adjacent to the 1st hole are Dave Cook’s Golf Shop, and the Irons In The Fire Restaurant and Bar. Call 949.361.8384 to book a Tee Time.
Shorecliffs Golf Course
501 Avenida Vaquero
Shorecliffs Golf Course is a local favorite, and was once the home course to U.S. President Richard Nixon. Designed by Joe Williams in 1964, the 18-hole, par 71 course offers rolling greens, varying elevations, and breathtaking ocean views. Mural covered tunnels connect the holes, and recent renovations have been undergone to reshape some holes and expand landing areas. Tree-lined fairways and canyon vistas provide challenging features. An adjacent driving range and chipping/putting area allow players to warm up prior to embarking on a round. Call 949.492.1177 to book a Tee Time.
Bella Collina Golf Club
200 Avenida La Pata
The private and exclusive Bella Collina Golf Club provides 27 well-kept greens to its members. Designed by Gary Player, Bella Collina’s challenging layout provides water hazards and natural foliage, as well as undulating greens. Varying pin and tee placements allow for multiple degrees of difficulty, testing the skill of each golfer. The course itself has been designed to fit the natural contours of the land’s topography. The three integrated nine-hole layouts, coupled with luxurious membership amenities make for a truly memorable experience. A top-notch driving range and chipping/putting area allow members to warm up before playing. The course offers numerous membership opportunities, specifically designed to accommodate families, businesses, and single-players. Call 949.498.6604 to inquire about membership plans and schedule a club/course tour.