Golf has for a long time been the premier sport for business. It is said that more business deals are done on the golf course than in the office. Here is a list of some of the most beautiful and prestigious golf courses around the country.
5 Pebble Beach Golf Links
Pebble Beach Golf Links is located in Pebble Beach California and is said to be the nicest golf course on the west coast of the United States. Many people even say that it is the most beautiful course in the world. Be careful though, this isn't the course for everyone, with green fees being nearly 500$ Dollars. 5 U.S. Open Championship matches have been held at Pebble Beach Golf Links.
4 Augusta National Golf Club
Augusta National Golf Club is located in Augusta, Georgia and is one of the most famous golf courses in the world. Bobby Jones helped design this famous golf course, and it was first open for play in 1933. Since 1934, the Masters golf tournament has been held at Augusta National Golf Club. It is the only major golf tournament to be held at the same course every year.
3 Pine Valley Golf Club
Pine Valley Golf Club was created in 1913 by a group of amateur golfers in Clementon, New Jersey. It is regarded by many golfers as the most beautiful golf course in the eastern United States. In 2007, 2009, and 2011, Golf Magazine awarded Pine Valley Golf Club best golf course in the world along with best golf course in America.
2 Crystal Downs Country Club
Crystal Downs, located in Frankfort, Michigan is one of the most unique and beautiful golf courses in America. It has been in use since the 1920s, and has attracted many golfers. There haven't been any large tournaments at Crystal Downs due to the lack of lodging and the ability to facilitate large crowds.
1 Fisher Island Club
Fisher Island Club was created in 1926 and has been one of New York's best golf courses ever since. This course is similar to some popular European clubs. This club also boasts a full tennis facility and beach club. Many golfers in the major metropolitan areas around Fisher Island love to come to this club to get away from the stress of every day life.