With more than 250 days of sunshine a year and average temperatures of 78˚F, South Florida is one of the world's top year-round golf destinations. National Hotel Miami Beach welcomes golf enthusiasts of all skill levels to discover the unique nature of the Miami and Miami Beach golf scene. Less than an hour from the hotel are numerous four-and five-star courses defined by such features as tropical landscape, bay and ocean water hazards, winding fairways and breathtaking views.
The following courses are some of the most popular and most playable in the area, suitable for golfers of nearly every level. For additional information on rates, availability and reservations, please contact the Concierge staff at 305.423.7211 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Miami Beach Golf Club
2301 Alton Road, Miami Beach
Distance from hotel 2 miles / 5 minutes
As the only 18-hole golf course on South Beach, this course features gentle rolling hills, swaying palms, manageable water hazards and exceptional views of nearby Art Deco architecture. Club features driving and putting range, electric carts, professional lessons, club and shoe rental, and a restaurant and pro shop.
Miami Shores Country Club
10000 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami
Distance from hotel 11.24 miles / 22 minutes
Located on the mainland coast of the city of Miami, this 18-hole course was designed by Red Laurence in 1939 – the same year that National Hotel Miami Beach first opened its doors. Long straight fairways with tricky rough, large sand bunkers, and manatee- and fish-filled ponds highlight this always-enjoyable course. Club features driving and putting range, electric carts, professional lessons, club rental, and a restaurant and pro-shop.
Doral Golf Resort
4400 NW 87th Avenue, Miami
Distance from hotel 17.94 miles / 35 minutes
Five 18-hole courses, including the infamous TPC Blue Monster, offer a haven for golfers thirsty for a challenge. At the same time, beginners will find themselves at ease on the links thanks to professional lessons, caddy services and the on-site Jim McLean Golf School. These challenging and entertaining courses are a perfect complement to the driving and putting ranges, electric cart service, club rental and full-service club house with restaurant.
Crandon Golf Key Biscayne
6700 Crandon Boulevard, Key Biscayne
Distance from hotel 14.75 miles / 33 minutes
Just south of National Hotel Miami Beach on the isle of Key Biscayne, this 18-hole beauty of a course offers unmatched views of the downtown Miami skyline and the turquoise blue waters of Biscayne Bay. Seven different salt water lakes, mangrove thickets, and winding fairways make this course a favorite of locals and pros (the course has been a senior PGA championship for 18 years running). Club features driving and putting range, electric carts, professional lessons, club rental, and a restaurant and pro-shop.