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Sun ‘N” Lake Golf Club, Sebring
Marrio  Hutchinson Island Beach Resort, Golf & Marina
The legacy of old Florida lives on in Martin County, where the arts and cultural attractions embody the natural beauty of classic Florida, while providing a fun, Key West vibe and nearly 22 miles of beautiful beaches. Encompassing the communities of Port Salerno, Stuart, Palm City, Jensen Beach, Indiantown, Jupiter Island, Hobe Sound, and Hutchinson Island, Martin County provides the perfect setting for breathtaking golf courses, as well as world-class fishing, water sports, and eco-adventures.
Martin County boasts 14 semi-private and public courses. Many of them are traditional Florida-style layouts with long, wide fairways surrounded by stately ancient oaks, pines and palmettos. The Florida Club in Stuart leads that list and is conveniently located right off I-95. Jim Fazio and his son Tommy designed Lost Lake Golf Club in Hobe Sound boasting subtle rolling greens, preserved wetlands, and an abundance of wildlife. Tommy Fazio also designed Eagle Marsh Golf Club in Jensen Beach, the closest championship length courses to Martin County beaches. The Chi Chi Rodriguez signature course, Palm Cove Golf & Yacht Club is one of the most unique and challenging courses in the county. Hammock Creek in Palm City is a Jack Nicklaus collaboration with his son, Jack, II. Tom Fazio’s contribution to
Martin County courses is the Champions Club, the first public golf course awarded the Audubon Signature Statuary designation because of its natural beauty.
Golfers can stay and play in Martin County with a nice diversity of quaint inns, romantic retreats, family-oriented hotels and beachside & marina resorts, including the Marriott Hutchinson Island Beach Resort, Golf & Marina. Located on a barrier reef bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway, this resort offers a challenging 18-hole executive golf course, 274 villa-style guest rooms with private balconies and stunning views, a 77-slip private marina, 13 tennis courts, three outdoor pools, a full service restaurant and a tiki bar.
Martin County is also home to over 14 golf communities and private clubs with reciprocal privileges on courses designed by Pete Dye, Tom Fazio, Greg Norman, Nick Price, Butch Harmon and Arnold Palmer. It’s a highly desirable retirement destination for golfers, as well.
Martin County is easily accessible, located right on I-95, just 45 minutes from Palm Beach International Airport and an hour from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
All of this makes Martin County, Florida your next great golf vacation destination.
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