Kelly Plantation Golf Club, located in Destin, FL is one of the most visually impressive and environmentally sensitive golf courses in northwest Florida. Set along the Choctawhatchee Bay, this semi-private golf club features 18 captivating holes built on the former site of a turpentine plantation owned by Mattie and Coleman Kelly. Designers Fred Couples and Gene Bates, fashioned an impressive championship golf course from the intrinsic beauty of the land with miles of waterfront, intricate bayous and towering trees. Kelly Plantation Golf Course boasts over 7,000 yards of large contoured greens, wide manicured fairways, an array of strategically placed hazards and picturesque views of the Choctawhatchee Bay.
Rated 4 ½ Stars by Golf Digest, Kelly Plantation Golf Course also offers a rich scenic appeal unlike any other golf experience. From Hole No. 4’s spectacular, panoramic view of the Choctawhatchee Bay, to the surrounding Magnolias and Palmettos that are native to the northwest Florida region, this golf experience is sure to please. You’ll also observe miles of waterfront including 11 lakes – the largest being 7.5 acres that surrounds holes 9 and 18.
Kelly Plantation Golf Club offers so much more than just a spectacular golf experience. Whether you are looking to book a special event or wanting to plan a romantic wedding, Kelly Plantation provides the ideal setting for multiple occasions. At Kelly Plantation you’ll find a Dining Room that can accommodate up to 50 guests, a Clubhouse patio perfect for cocktails and parties, and best of all, capabilities to have that ideal outdoor wedding.
With all of this to offer, it’s no wonder why this Destin golf course received, “One of the Emerald Coast’s best groomed and most acclaimed layouts” by Golf Magazine.
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“I truly believe that my golf course at Kelly Plantation is special. The site has given us the opportunity to create one of the most challenging and enjoyable golf experiences in Florida”
– Fred Couples
The Kelly Plantation Golf Club just received some great news! We received a #1 ranking in the United States on GolfAdvisor.com. We were up against 15,000 golf courses for this honor. The rankings are based on overall course conditions, staff friendliness, value, customer service, course layout, and pace of play. Please click on the link below to see the review and top ten rankings nationwide.