Southeast Texas is one of the best locations for golf in the state, thanks to the relatively cool climate in the summer and warm winters. It creates a perfect year-round golfing environment.
If you’re looking for the best golf courses in south Texas, look no further than Alvin and the surrounding areas. With many outstanding options for the avid golfer, we’ve rounded up the best variety of courses to choose from.
Alvin Golf and Country Club
Located right here in Alvin, this country club course is public and family-owned, offering friendly service and a well-maintained course. It features first-class greens with the finest Bermuda grass, meaning it is perfectly aerated, fertilized, and frequently verticut. With over 1,000 trees peppered throughout the course, there is plenty of shade while also providing an inviting setting, perfect for a relaxing and enjoyable game.
The property has a full-service pro shop, a swimming pool, a banquet hall and dance floor, as well as private cart barns and covered patios perfect for a golf-themed wedding.
Cypresswood Golf Club
This golf club is considered one of the top public courses in Houston with its 36-hole Cypresswood course. It features amazingly beautiful terrain on over 600 acres of soaring trees and rolling landscapes. It is an award-winning course designed by highly-established golf architect Keith Foster (his other famous courses are The Bandit, The Quarry, Bighorn, and Walking Stick.) This club features a driving range, a practice area, banquet facilities, and a fully stocked pro shop.
Beacon Lakes Golf Club
What makes this 18-hole course “shine” is the lighted Championship Facility, so it can offer night golf for those who want to tackle a round after the sun sets. Located just 13 miles northeast of Alvin, this golf course is open to the public. It is a Par 72 course that is not only fun, but challenging. The layout measures a total of 6,777 yards and is good for all skill levels to help improve anyone’s game. With a pro shop, a practice range, and a snack shop, you cannot go wrong at this popular course. They even offer lessons for young and old!
Hillcrest Golf Club
Hillcrest also is a lighted course for some great night golf, located in Alvin. With 9 holes, it accommodates many types of skill levels, such as championship, regular, and women’s ranges. It is a Par 33 course designed with your comfort and entertainment in mind, challenging all levels in just the right ways. Hillcrest also offers golf lessons for men, woman, and junior golf! Their pro shop offers the best equipment and apparel to compliment your game, and there are also practice facilities and a snack shop if you want to grab a bite before or after the game.
Pearland Golf Club
Just 18 miles northwest of Alvin in Pearland, this golf club was designed to accommodate all skill levels with its 18-holes of pure golf pleasure. In fact, Pearland offers two other championship courses, giving the golf lover a variety of ways to challenge you to perfect the golf swing. The Southwyck Golf Club is an 18-hole, link-style course, and the steeped-in-tradition Golfcrest Country club offers 18-holes of wonderful golfing enjoyment.