Saturday, May 25th, 2013

9 Summer Golf Discounts in Scottsdale

Hotel and resort deals aren’t the only savings to be had in Scottsdale this summer! Discounts and special packages at area golf courses are making it easy and affordable to tee off at some of Scottsdale’s top-rated clubs.

1. Troon North Golf Club

Hit the links on Troon North Golf Club’s executive 9-hole course called Monument Express this summer for just $50 (kids are free when playing with an adult). Measuring more than 1,500 yards with par options based on player ability, the course is perfect for beginners, juniors and golfers of all levels. The club also offers free junior club rentals. details

2. TPC Scottsdale

In what very well may be the deal of the summer, TPC Scottsdale is offering discounted summer rates on its Champions Course that include unlimited golf every day, all day long! Prices start at $35 Monday through Friday for tee times after 11 a.m. or $49 on the weekends. The special pricing is available June 3 through Sept. 8.

3. Westin Kierland Golf Club

With the Unlimited Golf for Two package from Westin Kierland Golf Club, you can test your skills on three championship courses of desert golf. Don’t miss the covered driving range or the innovative FORE-MAX Golf Training fitness program. The club is also home to Golf Academy and ProFit custom club fitting. Rates start at $169. details

4. We-Ko-Pa

Set on the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, We-Ko-Pa is one of the best places to enjoy scenic and authentic Sonoran Desert golf. It’s an experience unlike any other with an endless landscape and colors as vibrant as a desert sunset. Tee off on either course – Cholla or Saguaro – starting at $75 or $115 for a 36-hole package. Afterward relax in the clubhouse, which draws design inspiration from Yavapai culture. details

5. Grayhawk Golf Club

For some Southwestern golf flair at an affordable price – $95 for 36 holes – head to Grayhawk Golf Club. Here, it’s all about the golf with two notable courses, Talon and Raptor. Just how notable? Golf Magazine named Grayhawk one of the Top 100 You Can Play in the United States and Golfweek ranked it among the Best Golf Courses: State by State. details

6. Boulders Golf Club

A semi-private country club for resort guests and club members, The Boulders Golf Club boasts two championship courses designed by Jay Morrish. This summer prices begin at $55. Considered to be some of the most demanding courses in the Southwest, Boulders’ 6,811-yard and 6,726-yard links are known for their rugged beauty. details

7. Camelback Golf Club

Are you ready for this? Summer golf specials at Camelback Golf Club start at just $29! Yes, one of Scottsdale’s original championship golf gems is making it downright impossible for you to not book a tee time. Before you get the game started, brush up on your skills at the driving range, complete with chipping and putting greens. details

8. McCormick Ranch Golf Club

The lush, manicured lawns at McCormick Ranch Golf Club feature more than 7,000 yards of challenging men’s, senior’s and ladies’ tees. Put a call in to the club’s friendly staff to book a round starting at $38. Facilities include a large putting green, spacious driving range and bunkered chipping green. If your kids are dying to learn the game, sign them up for the junior golf academy. details

9. McDowell Mountain Golf Club

Summer prices at McDowell Mountain Golf Club range from $65 to $75. Formerly the Sanctuary Golf Course, the club marked its grand reopening with a commemorative tee-off by none other than PGA TOUR great (and local) Phil Mickelson. Stretching 7,072 yards, play starts with a meandering front nine then builds in difficulty and excitement from there. details