South Walton, Florida: The Perfect Place to Play

Located along a 26-mile stretch on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, South Walton is known for its sugar-white sand and turquoise water – and for its gorgeous greens. 

Each year, more golfers discover that these 16 acclaimed beach neighborhoods – Miramar Beach, Seascape, Sandestin, Dune Allen, Gulf Place, Santa Rosa Beach, Blue Mountain Beach, Grayton Beach, WaterColor, Seaside, Seagrove, WaterSound, Seacrest, Alys Beach, Rosemary Beach, Inlet Beach – each with its own traditions, charm and visual style, are also perfect for teeing off and having fun. Stunning beaches, year-round great weather and endless activities make any time an ideal time for a golf getaway in South Walton.

If you can picture yourself soaking up the sunshine all while exploring 16 unique beach neighborhoods, hiking and biking along more than 200 miles of picturesque trails, paddleboarding on rare coastal dune lakes, immersing yourself in a vibrant arts scene, and dining on fresh Gulf seafood thoughtfully prepared by world-class chefs, then South Walton is your perfect escape.

In addition to an abundance of natural beauty, dining and adventure, South Walton is a sportsman’s paradise. With 26 miles of beachfront along the Gulf of Mexico, South Walton offers the ultimate fishing adventure, whether you’re looking to hook a local favorite like red snapper or a record-setting sailfish. With top-notch tennis facilities and championship golf courses, there are plenty of opportunities to participate in a local tournament or friendly competition.

Whether you are traveling with friends, family or for business, South Walton offers a wide array of accommodations to suit your needs. From luxury boutique hotels and full-service resorts to grand beach houses and cozy cottages, your options are endless.

Enjoy a day of golf on one of our championship golf courses. Get a crew together to play at one of our beach neighborhoods’ welcoming courses, or schedule a private lesson with a local pro to sharpen your skills. As you tee it up, take a moment to admire the views of the Gulf of Mexico and the Choctawhatchee Bay.

With vistas that showcase the beach, the bay and the area’s natural splendors, golfers in South Walton are treated to an experience like no other. From the first tee to the 18th, no matter your skill level, there’s a course that suits your game, but still offers a formidable challenge. Our courses are works of art carefully crafted by some of the biggest names in the industry, from Love Golf Design and Robert Trent Jones, Jr. to Tom Jackson and Rees Jones. Not only do we think South Walton is home to some of the best golf in the country, the experts would agree. Our golf courses are consistently featured and honored by the likes of Golf Magazine, Golf Digest, and Golfweek.

Travel is a breeze, whether by car or by plane – South Walton is conveniently located less than a 35-minute drive from Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) and Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS).

There’s natural beauty, luxury accommodations, endless activities, an award-winning culinary scene and plenty of golf to be played in South Walton, Florida. Why not pack your clubs and join us at the beach!