Golf Courses

Host Resort:  JW Marriott Orlando


The JW Marriott, Orlando is set on 500 lush acres and welcomes guests with upscale amenities and superb service. Guests can enjoy the lazy river outdoor pool, new AquaCourse 360 and Grande Lakes Sports, including a bike trail. Enjoy The Ritz-Carlton Spa Orlando and golf course designed by Greg Norman (Ritz-Carlton Golf Club at the Grande Lakes Resort). Great dining options range from casual farm-to-table fare to fine dining.  Contemporary rooms and suites offer plush bedding, internet ready HD TV’s, marble bathrooms with oversized tubs in many cases, private balconies with scenic lakefront or pool views. Suites provide spacious living areas, ideal for traveling families or groups of golfers. For event planning there is more than 135,000 sq. ft. of modern event space including ballrooms and plush outdoor venues such as Whisper Creek Farm. This property has a great resort feel and service to match that comes with a short distance and shuttle ride to attractions like Universal Studios, SeaWorld and Disney World.

Host Golf Facilities


The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club at Grande Lakes

Offers a par-72 Orlando golf course designed by Greg Norman which features challenging greens, wide fairways and natural elements.  Located on JW Marriott property, this facility hosts the PGA Tour’s PNC Father/Son Classic.


Champions Gate Golf Club – The National and International Golf Courses

Champions Gate Golf Resort is a Central Florida golf masterpiece – when on the golf course it seems that you are miles away from civilization, and yet the Orlando Golf Resort is less than 15 minutes from Walt Disney World.  Together, the National and International golf courses bring a unique combination to Orlando Golf. Two totally different Greg Norman signature designs married with Florida’s natural habitat, with every hole featuring beautiful natural vistas. With its 36 holes of championship golf, it’s one of Orlando’s best golf outing and tournament venues.

Champions Gate Golf Club’s clubhouse hosts a top 100 golf shop, and the Pipers Grille sports lounge. Enjoy a libation on the verandah, listen to the famous piper, and enjoy the panoramic views of Champions Gate’s golf courses.  Champion Gate is also home to the David Leadbetter World Golf Academy.


Shingle Creek Golf Club

Designed by the renowned Arnold Palmer Design Company, the Palmer legacy is found in a handcrafted course with design features reminiscent of the finest classics in the world. Strategy and variety are front and center with some of the course’s features to harken back to the golden age of golf course design. Elevated greens and strategically placed bunkers are surrounded by enchanting flora and wildlife. Green complexes with fairway-cut surrounds or runoff areas give golfers of all levels more forgiveness and entertaining strategic options. Explore the championship course that challenges your entire game, yet rewards the diligent player.