Long Beach Golf Courses
2009-08-01 · By Editor
With gorgeous weather most of the year, golfing never goes out of style in Long Beach. Golf Tournaments are a popular fundraiser among many local non-profits and the city is host to a number of annual tournaments and festivals from May through August.
Lucky for local golfers, these Long Beach Golf Courses are open year round.
El Dorado Park Golf Course in Long Beach received golflink’s Top 100 Course designation in 2008. El Dorado previously hosted the Queen Mary Open and is now the host of the Long Beach Open. The 18-hole golf course features an expansive layout and numerous water hazards. El Dorado amenities include: a driving range, well-stocked pro shop, and a restaurant. The El Dorado Park Golf Course is located at 2400 Studebaker Road in Long Beach. Call 562-430-5411 for information.
Skylinks Golf Course is a championship 18-hole links-style course with rolling bermuda fairways and more than 70 sand bunkers. Golfers of any level will enjoy the newly constructed chipping greens, night-lit driving range and practice bunkers. Skylinks at Long Beach is located at 4800 East Wardlow Road, Long Beach. Call 562-421-3388 for information and tee times.
Recreation Park has two golf courses, Big Rec (18 holes) and Little Rec (9 holes). The park’s clubhouse is a historical landmark nestled in the trees among beautiful rolling hills with tree-lined fairways. Recreation Park 18 is located at 5001 Deukmejian Drive, 562-494-5000. Recreation Park Golf Course 9 is located at 5000 East 7th Street, 562-438-4012.
Heartwell Golf Course opened in 1964 with holes ranging from 85 to 140 yards, two water hazards, and numerous sand traps. Best known as the “place where Tiger woods honed his short game,” Heartwell offers a lighted golf course, driving range, full-size chipping and putting greens. The par-54 golf course is located at 6700 East Carson Street, Long Beach. Call 562-421-8855.
Bixby Village is a 9-hole executive golf course with undulating greens and two lakes. The par-29 golf course opened in 1980. Bixby Village Golf Course is located at 6180 Bixby Village Drive, Long Beach. Call 562-498-7003 for information and tee times.
Virginia Country Club is an 18-hole, private golf course built in 1909. Virginia Country Club Golf Course is located at 4602 N Virginia Road, Long Beach.
Long Beach Golf Learning Center is a full practice facility with a driving range, chipping area and putting green. It’s located at 3701 Pacific Place, Long Beach. Call 562-955-0746 for information.