When it comes to luxury golf, the stunning island of Bermuda is hard to beat. Bermuda has rightfully earned a justifiable reputation as a golfer’s paradise, boasting breathtaking coastlines, beautiful weather and more golf courses per capita than anywhere else in the world.
In Bermuda, you'll find several world-class courses spread over just 21 square miles. All you need to do is grab your Bermuda shorts and golf shirt and come over. Jump in the golf cart; here are some courses you have to try when you're visiting this breathtaking paradise.
- Port Royal Golf Course
- Tucker’s Point
- Turtle Hill Golf Club
- Mid Ocean Golf Club
- Ocean View
- Belmont Hills Golf Course
*Due to the ever-changing rules enforced by the COVID-19 pandemic, make sure to research and contact each golf club to find out the restrictions they have in place before your visit.
Port Royal Golf Course
5 Port Royal Golf Course Road Southampton SB, 03, Bermuda
Port Royal Golf Course offers breathtaking views and gives keen golf enthusiasts the chance to play like a pro. The green is in fantastic condition due to the PGA Tour championships held every year.
Take a virtual tour of the course to get a feel for it here — all you’re missing is the smell of the ocean and the warm Atlantic sunshine.
The signature hole is the acclaimed 16th, beautifully situated above jagged cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. If you’re looking for a challenge, the hole requires a near-perfect shot to reach the well-bunkered green. Good luck!
Tucker’s Point Golf Club
60 Tucker's Point Drive, Hamilton HS 02, Bermuda
Located on the east end of the island, Tucker’s Point is one of Bermuda’s oldest courses. After a dramatic redesign, the course was put on the radar of the golf world’s elite, earning several accolades as a result.
All greens have an imported hybrid Bermuda grass to provide a smoother putting surface and it's surrounded by Bermuda’s beautiful, undulating coastline.
Turtle Hill Golf Club
101 South Shore Road, Southampton, Bermuda, SN02
Located in Fairmont Southampton, Turtle Hill Golf Club boasts 18 challenging par 3 holes. As the winner of Golf Digest’s 'Best Places to Play Golf', you won’t be disappointed by the spectacular views and sub-tropical surroundings.
Turtle Hill Golf Club is also pioneering FootGolf in Bermuda — a unique fusion of soccer and golf. FootGolf involves kicking a soccer ball into golf cups in as few shots as possible on a purpose-built golf course. It's perfect if your kick is much better than your swing!
Get your heart pumping and book it here.
Mid Ocean Golf Club
1 Mid Ocean Drive, St.George's, Bermuda
The Mid Ocean Club is a prestigious private member's club with a first-class golf course. You can apply for a membership and visitors are most welcome to play mid-week.
Situated in picturesque Tucker's Town, members from all four corners of the world are drawn to these peaceful greens. You can ask for tee time availability here.
Built in 1921, Mid Ocean Golf Club is rated as one of the world's greatest courses. This is a testament to the genius of its world-renowned founder, ‘father of American golf’, Charles Blair Macdonald.
2 Barkers Hill, Devonshire, Bermuda
Give your senses a lift at Ocean View Golf Course, Bermuda’s premiere nine-hole golf course. With a four-star Golf Digest rating and coral hued scenery to flank your sight lines, Ocean View offers a lesson in the game’s enduring lure and Bermuda’s timeless charm.
With 18 different tee positions set for a tricky par 70, you will undoubtedly be enticed to better your front-nine performance by taking in another round of the mesmerizing scenery, and playing the course twice.
Belmont Hills Golf Course
Warwick Parish, 18 holes, 6017 yards, Par 70
At Belmont Hills Golf Course, busy local life meets classic Bermudian beauty. This stunning course offers beautiful views of the bustling Hamilton Harbour and the Great Sound. Designed by golf course architect Algie M. Pulley, Jr. in 2002, the course combines the ideal mix of great views and challenging holes — and it's great for golfers of all abilities.
Boasting slender fairways and multi-tiered greens and strategically-created bunkers, Belmont Hills Golf Course is the perfect spot for golfers hoping to challenge themselves.
Come and enjoy a round on the spectacular golf courses of Bermuda and after getting that hole-in-one, you can celebrate with a delicious Dark ‘n’ Stormy cocktail. The island is just a two-hour flight from the east coast of the US, so jetting over for a friendly game of golf is a breeze.
However, wouldn’t it be fantastic to come to your own vacation home in Bermuda for extended periods each year? You’d wake up each day and have a choice of any of these amazing courses to play on.
Life in Bermuda Is a Hole-in-One
The beautiful island is packed full of culture, history, architecture and fun. Its golf courses are gorgeous but there’s so much more to explore and experience.
From pink-sand beaches to clear turquoise waters, Bermuda is one of the most idyllic paradise islands in the world. It offers a host of exceptional restaurants and is steeped in culture and history. Here you can fully immerse yourself in Bermuda’s exceptional lifestyle.
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