44 Trending Golf Course Businesses [2024]

Updated: July 23rd, 2023
Start A Golf Course Business

If you are a golfer, it is easier to fall in love with owning a golf course. A golf course business can be a passive idea and a great retirement plan.

To start, you can purchase a ready golf course. Alternatively, if you own a piece of land, you can do your golf course. The golf course is a passive source of income and similar to real estate, and its value increases over time. Therefore, the golf course business idea can be a profitable and secure investment.

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We provide golf course management solutions: cloud-based tee sheets, POS platforms, booking engines, reservation center, TeeOff.com distribution and more!

Where they're located: Tucson, Arizona, USA
Website traffic: 3.35M/month



National Course Rating Database 

Website traffic: 110K/month


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Home - Ohio State University Golf Club

Ohio State University Golf Club


5. Golf Westchester


6. Tee It Up

Where they're located: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Website traffic: 800K/month


7. UnderPar

The golfers choice for discount tee times in the U.S and Canada. Play world-class golf courses at low prices. The cheapest tee off times on the web.

Website traffic: 130K/month


8. Top 100 Golf Courses of the World

Welcome to Top 100 Golf Courses - the website totally dedicated to the world's very best golf courses.

Website traffic: 420K/month


9. Torrey pines, golf, tee times

Experience Torrey Pines Golf Course. The #1 guide to Torrey Pines. Request a guaranteed tee time. Exclusive waitlist program. Booking Torrey Pines and 20 other premier golf courses and private country clubs since 1992.


10. Pebble Beach Resorts

The legendary Pebble Beach Resorts, between Monterey and Carmel, CA, features four renowned Monterey golf courses and three acclaimed resorts.

Website traffic: 180K/month

11. City of Denver Golf

Where they're located: Denver, Colorado, USA
Website traffic: 250K/month


12. Lakewood Ranch Golf and Country Club

13. San Diego Golf Courses - Best Public Golf Courses - JC Golf

Located in Southern California, JC Golf offers the finest public golf courses in San Diego, San Bernardino, Palm Springs and New Mexico. Book your tee time today!


14. American Golf

Reserve tee times for public and private golf courses across the country. Weddings, tournaments and other events at clubs nationwide. Plan your golf outing through American Golf!

Website traffic: 30K/month


15. We-Ko-Pa Golf Club | Best Golf Courses in Scottsdale, AZ

Welcome to We-Ko-Pa Golf Club, a daily fee golf course near Scottsdale with two 18-hole courses. Honored as one of the Best Resort Courses by Golfweek,

Where they're located: Scottsdale, Arizona, USA


16. Thanksgiving Point Golf Club

Named one of the "Best Golf Courses You Can Play in Utah" by Golfweek Magazine, Thanksgiving Point Golf Club opened for play in 1997. This 7,714-yard Johnny Miller Signature Golf Club cradles the most spectacular gardens in Utah, and creatively uses the Lehi natural mountain desert landscape to enhance the overall golf experience.


17. Peacock Gap Golf Club

18. Los Serranos Golf Club

Los Serranos Golf Club, one of the finest public golf facilities, features two championship 18 hole golf courses, restaurant and wedding venue.


19. Champions Golf | Golf Course in Singapore


20. Yountville, CA - The Vintner's Golf Club - Napa Valley's Premiere Golf Club, Northern California's Best


21. Trump National Golf Club | Los Angeles, CA | Luxury Public Golf

Trump National Golf Club is the ultimate Southern California destination for spectacular public golf, golf tournaments and unparalleled wedding & special event venues.

Where they're located: Los Angeles, California, USA


22. Oak Creek Golf Club

Oak Creek Golf Club is a Tom Fazio-designed, public golf course located in Irvine, CA. Our award-winning golf course is one of the best in Orange County.

Where they're located: Irvine, California, USA


23. Foxford Hills Golf Club


24. Wailea Golf Club

Golf on Maui at the Wailea Golf Club and experience our Championship Gold, Emerald and Blue courses. Located on the island of Maui, Hawaii.


25. University Golf Club – Since 1929

Where they're located: Vancouver, Washington, USA


26. Jacaranda Golf Club

Jacaranda Golf Club located in Plantation FL and near Fort Lauderdale, offers two Four Star-rated golf courses, as rated by Golf Digest. Come play today!

Where they're located: Hialeah Trailer Park, Florida, USA


27. Lombard Golf Course


28. CA Golf Clubs | Fullerton Golf Course in California

Fullerton Golf Course is a premier country club in CA. Schedule a tee time today or have us host your special event.


29. Jeffersonville Golf Course, PA - Official Website | Official Website

Where they're located: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


30. Myrtle Beach Golf

Over 5 million rounds and golf packages booked. Largest selection of golf packages in the Myrtle Beach area. Save with Myrtle Beach golf.


31. Riverwalk Golf Club

Infused with the majestic Mission Valley landscape, Riverwalk Golf Club provides an affordable round of golf at one of San Diego's top golf courses.


32. GolfArizona.com

Where they're located: Tucson, Arizona, USA

33. The College Golf Course at Delhi


34. Indian Creek Golf Club - Home

Play golf at Indian Creek Golf Course located in Carrollton, TX.


35. Lake Nona Golf & Country Club

Where they're located: Orlando, Florida, USA


36. Illinois Course - Wilmette Golf Club


37. Home - Champions Golf Club

Champions Golf Club


38. Dennis Golf Courses | Dennis Pines, Dennis Highlands - MA |


39. Golf Mesquite Nevada

Set against the backdrop of the majestic Virgin Mountains, Oasis Golf Club is Mesquite's only 36-hole golf facility, and home to one of Arnold Palmer's favorite course designs.


40. Highland Park Golf - Sunset Valley Golf Course - 847 432 7140


41. Chalet Hills Golf Club


42. BombTech Golf

Shop now for premium golf drivers, woods and wedges at direct to consumer prices. Over 150,000 golf clubs sold and backed by an insane 60 day guarantee. You will not find better performance and value combined!

How much they make: $12M/year
Where they're located: Williston, Vermont, USA
Current team size: 2
Website traffic: 140K/month


I Make $500k/Month Selling Premium Golf Clubs

BombTech Golf is an ecommerce business that sells premium golf clubs direct-to-consumer; the BombTech Driver, which was the company's flagship product, was launched in 2017 and contributed to $6.3 million in sales that year, with the founder having designed the club with the help of engineering students at a local college before using Facebook to engage his audience in the design and production process.

Tyler started BombTech Golf over 12 years ago
Tyler grew the business to $1M/month
Read by 45,035 founders

44. GolfNow

Save on tee times! Trusted by over 3 million golfers, GOLFNOW is the best way to book amazing deals on tee times at 9,000+ golf courses.

Where they're located: Columbus, Ohio, USA
Website traffic: 2.49M/month