From the world-famous Pebble Beach Golf Links to the oldest golf course in continuous operation west of the Mississippi, Monterey County offers some of the finest fairways around the globe and is often called the Golf Capital of the World. It’s no wonder that so many visitors plan their entire vacation around a single round of golf. With over 20 public and private courses (468 holes in all), Monterey sets the scene for a beautiful tee that can last a day or weeks on end. Whether you’re a beginner or pro, grab your 9 iron and sand wedge and hit the green for a memorable day under the sun.
Pebble Beach Links
Sense the presence of golf's biggest legends as you anticipate each and every storied hole while recounting some of the greatest moments in golf history. On every golfer's bucket list, Pebble Beach also contains Poppy Hills and Spyglass Hill, two courses that have likewise co-hosted the AT&T National Pro-Am. Nearby is the inland Del Monte Golf Course, the site of the Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational and First Tee Open. If you'd like to improve your game, take a lesson at the Pebble Beach Golf Academy before your tee time.
Since 1919, the exquisite beauty and unique challenge of Pebble Beach Golf Links have thrilled golfers and spectators alike. Designed by Jack Neville and Douglas Grant, the course hugs the rugged coastline, providing wide-open vistas, cliffside fairways and sloping greens.
Pebble Beach Golf Links has been the site of golf's most prestigious tournaments, such as five U.S. Open Championships including the 2010 U.S. Open. The site of Tiger Woods' historic win at the 2000 U.S. Open Championship, they are excited and honored to welcome back the U.S. Open to Pebble Beach for the sixth time in 2019, but until then, they invite you to give it a try.