Destination Guide

Destination: San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO -- More than 26 million people visit San Antonio each year. And while most of them know that the Alamo City is indeed famous for its nickname mission that has inspired several movies, San Antonio offers so much more when it comes to tourism, not the least of which is its golf.

With several first-rate golf resorts in and around the city, San Antonio just might be Texas' best golf destination, especially when you consider all the other things to do here.

Its historical heritage includes cultural influences from Spain, Mexico, England, Germany and, of course, Texas. All is evident on the city's famed River Walk, which winds its way through downtown, lined with shops, restaurants, hotels and entertainment. Visitors can take a dinner cruise on a guided barge or simply sit at an outdoor cafe and people watch.

In recent years, the addition of theme parks such as Sea World and Six Flags Fiesta has upped the ante for San Antonio's stake in tourism. And the Alamo City is also world famous for its dining, which includes, arguably, the best collection of Tex-Mex restaurants in the state. There are brewery tours, festivals, more Spanish missions to see, and major sporting events.

But back to the golf: The TPC San Antonio now plays host to two high profile professional tour events: the Valero Texas Open on the PGA Tour, and the AT&T Championship on the Champions Tour. Another fine resort, the 36-hole Westin La Cantera, is the former home of the PGA Tour. And a classic A.W. Tillinghast-designed course, Brackenridge Park, used to be the home of the Texas Open, when the likes of Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan and Sam Snead graced its fairways. The recently restored Brackenridge Park is the jewel of the city's municipal golf system and Alamo Golf Trail.

There are dozens are other quality daily-fee courses, too, including The Quarry, which was carved out of an old cement quarry and surrounded by shops and restaurants. In short, San Antonio offers not only a great golf vacation, but a complete vacation for the whole family.

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Courses

Course City Rates from
Course City Rates from
The Quarry Golf Club
Tee Times
San Antonio $25
Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
Tee Times
Boerne $26.35
Palmer Course at La Cantera Resort
Tee Times
San Antonio $39
Vaaler Creek Golf Club
Tee Times
Blanco $25
Resort Course at La Cantera Resort
Tee Times
San Antonio $39
Golf Club Of Texas
Tee Times
San Antonio $15
Northcliffe Golf & Country Club
Tee Times
Cibolo $12
River Bend Golf Club
Tee Times
Floresville $12
Northern Hills Country Club
Tee Times
San Antonio $49.24
Riverside Par-3 Municipal Golf Course
Tee Times
San Antonio $15
Silverhorn Golf Club
Tee Times
San Antonio $20.95
Creeks Nine at Hill Country Golf Club
Tee Times
San Antonio $28
Lakeside Golf Club
Tee Times
Canyon Lake $12
Oaks Nine at Hill Country Golf Club
Tee Times
San Antonio $28
Cedar Creek Golf Course
Tee Times
San Antonio $49.24
Riverside Municipal Golf Course
Tee Times
San Antonio $15
Canyon Springs Golf Club
Tee Times
San Antonio $31
Brackenridge Park Golf Course
Tee Times
San Antonio $45 - $65
Quail Creek Country Club
Tee Times
San Marcos $15
Flying L Golf Course
Tee Times
Bandera $12
Pleasanton Country Club
Tee Times
Pleasanton $12
Olmos Basin Municipal Golf Course
Tee Times
San Antonio $34
Willow Springs Golf Course
Tee Times
San Antonio $23
Landa Park Municipal Golf Course
Tee Times
New Braunfels $15
River Crossing Golf Club Spring Branch $45 - $65
Lakes Nine at Hill Country Golf Club
Tee Times
San Antonio $28
Alamo Golf Center
Tee Times
San Antonio $12
Windcrest Golf Club
Tee Times
Windcrest $12
Mission Del Lago Municipal Golf Course
Tee Times
San Antonio $27.75
The Club at Rebecca Creek
Tee Times
Spring Branch $12
Alsatian Golf Club
Tee Times
Castroville $12
TPC San Antonio - Oaks Course San Antonio $229
Randolph Oaks Golf Course Randolph AFB $10 - $37
South Course at The Club at Sonterra San Antonio $50 - $70
Buckhorn Golf Course Comfort $18 - $35
Devine Golf Course Devine $24 - $27
Bandit Golf Club New Braunfels $49
Gateway Hills Golf Club San Antonio $21
Salado Del Rio at Fort Sam Houston Golf Course San Antonio $17 - $40
San Pedro Par-3 Golf Course San Antonio $8
Dominion Country Club San Antonio $145
Olympia Hills Golf & Conference Center Universal City $36.00 - $42.50
Briggs Ranch Golf Club San Antonio $100
Oak Hills Country Club San Antonio $60 - $100
Birdee's Golf Center New Braunfels $5.50
Lost Valley Resort Golf Course Bandera $15 - $22
North Course at The Club at Sonterra San Antonio $50 - $70
San Antonio Country Club San Antonio $75
TPC San Antonio - Canyons Course San Antonio $179
Shady Oaks Golf Course San Antonio $10
Oak Valley Driving Range & Par-3 Course Helotes $9
Blackjack Course at Fair Oaks Ranch Golf & Country Club Fair Oaks Ranch $72
Southwest Texas State Golf Course San Marcos $11
Live Oak Course at Fair Oaks Ranch Golf & Country Club Fair Oaks Ranch $72
Quicksand Golf Course Wimberley $35
Starcke Park Golf Club Seguin $17
Chaparral Golf Club Seguin $25
La Loma at Fort Sam Houston Golf Course San Antonio $17 - $40
Cordillera Ranch Golf Course Boerne $95
Republic Golf Club San Antonio $39 - $67
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