San Antonio and its surroundings offer some of the best golf courses in the Southwest. Many of the public and private golf courses, after all, are huddled in the shadow of sweeping Hill Country views, near the Guadalupe River, or near the vibrant, growing downtown. But if you’re looking for access to some of the best golf you don’t have to drive for, you’re in luck. Some of the best links in San Antonio are located in some of the area’s finest upscale communities.
The Dominion Country Club, located in the Dominion gated community, is one of the prettiest golf courses in Texas. The world-class course ‒‒ which hosted a Senior PGA tour for 17 years, making it the longest consecutive host of a senior tour event in history ‒‒ has been designed to complement the Hill Country’s graceful contours and provide exciting challenges to all players, from weekend golfers to PGA professionals. Each hole has its own character while still preserving the overall continuity of the course, and the course is sure to give you one of your most memorable games.
Briggs Ranch is a luxury gated community, guarded by a sentry, and when you see the expansive, beautiful grounds, you’ll understand why. This luxury community features the Briggs Ranch Golf Club, which was ranked by Golfweek as the best residential golf course in Texas, and the sixth-best in the U.S. The emerald fairways of this Tom Fazio signature design overlook the most beautiful Hill Country sunsets you can imagine, and the natural-terrain layout creates the impression of continuous motion. Live and play here and you’ll be the envy of all who don’t.
Cordillera RanchCordillera Ranch is an ultra-luxury community that offers a Jack Nicklaus signature golf course considered one of the most beautiful in the entire Texas Hill Country Hill Country. The Cordillera Ranch golf course features oak-covered terrain surrounded by limestone canyon walls and cascading water, amid the beautiful native vegetation that makes the Texas Hill Country so special. There’s no doubt that a round of golf here will leave you with a memory for the rest of your life.