What can provide a more prestigious and peaceful lifestyle than a beautiful home overlooking the manicured greens and sparkling ponds of a Florida golf course? If you want to live in a gated, safe community with a country club, pool, tennis, and dining facilities, most golf homes offer all of this. There are quite a few excellent golf courses in Pensacola and the nearby towns, and we can help you find the perfect one to fit your needs. Below are the popular golf course home communities in the Pensacola Area:
Marcus Pointe is a large master-planned community that consists of a neighborhood of luxury homes surrounding the golf course along Crescent Lake, as well as a retail/commerce park, villas, and less expensive homes on the east side of the golf course. Further north, some of the homes have views of Marcus Bayou. If you are in the market for an elegant estate home with green or water views, the homes in Marcus Pointe are where you need to look. Prices range from just under $300,000 to a million-plus.
The Marcus Pointe Golf Club is an 18-hole public course with reasonable membership fees. It offers practice areas, a clubhouse, and restaurant.
The Scenic Hills Country Club was purchased by the University of West Florida, offering several popular communities for the college alumni as well as avid golfers. The Scenic Hills community has homes that are very reasonably priced in the mid $200,000's, while the Highlands at Scenic Hills has a small number of larger luxury homes on half-acre lots that run in the mid-$400-500,000's. Nearby communities bordering the course, like Quail Run, Fox Run, Woodlands, and others, are moderately priced. Several of the communities are gated.
Scenic Hills Country Club and Golf Course is open to the public, yet offers memberships as well. A Jerry Pate Championship course, it was voted Best Golf Course in Pensacola numerous times. It is well maintained by the college, and is suitable for players of all ages, as well as being a challenging course. The Country Club has a clubhouse and on-site dining.
The Perdido Bay Country Club Estates offer luxury waterfront homes in the gated Pale Moon Estates neighborhood, townhomes on the golf course in Perdido Bay Villas, and affordable homes on the golf course simply called Perdido Bay Country Club Estates. Prices of homes here can vary from $200,000 to over a million.
The former site of the Pensacola Open for over ten years, The Perdido Bay Golf Course was nominated for Best New Public Course by Golf Digest. It is a public course with a clubhouse, lounge, and grill on site, and offers a driving range, putting/chipping greens, and a fairway bunker for endless practice. It also offers vacation/golfing rentals in Cottages on the Greens condo apartments.
Star Lake is the nearest community that enjoys the benefits of Pensacola Country Club, with the golf course on one side and the Pensacola Bay waterfront on the other. The homes were built in the 1950's, but most have been renovated and upgraded to fine estate homes that offer bayfront, lakefront, and views of the greens. It is also just five minutes from Pensacola's downtown area and offers direct boating access to Pensacola Bay.
Pensacola Country Club and Golf offers a private 18-hole golf course, pool, cabana, tennis courts, fitness facilities, a luxurious bayfront clubhouse, and elegant dining with wine programs and rental facilities. It is a historic site, established in 1902, and redesigned by Jerry Pate in 2004.
The Lost Key Golf and Beach Club is a master-planned community in Perdido Key that offers every kind of amenity you can dream up. Residents enjoy being shuttled to the new Beach Club with 5,000 sq ft clubhouse and pool, fitness center, dining, and more. A marina and yacht club on the Gulf are optional services for boaters. The 18-hole Arnold Palmer Golf Course also offers another pool, tennis facilities, and a nature preserve for members. Owners feel like they live in a vacation resort. In fact, they do! Real estate in Lost Key includes four condo towers, elegant townhomes, golf course villas, large estate homes on the golf course, and even brand new homes being built across from the beach on the Gulf.
Tiger Point Village is a beautiful 640-home community surround the Tiger Point Golf Club, which the city of Gulf Breeze purchased and upgraded recently. There are patio homes with views of the greens as well as luxury estate homes on the golf course that also have views of the Santa Rosa Sound. Prices range from just over $200,000 to over a million, with both established and new construction homes by Arthur Rutenberg. The Golf Club offers members a luxurious clubhouse with banquet and dining facilities. A pro shop provides accessories, lessons, and clinics.
Holley by the Sea is one of the largest planned communities in Northwest Florida, with over 5,000 homes and lots, including the subdivision of Hidden Creek Estates, located on the Hidden Creek Golf Course. Owners here have the use of Holley's many amenities, including two pools, tennis courts, private beach access, fitness center, and boat access. Home pricing ranges from $300-$600,000. Hidden Creek's Golf Club offers a clubhouse, formal and casual dining, 18 holes of golf, driving range, putting green, a pro shop, and lessons.
If you are looking for a home on the golf course in Pensacola or nearby, these are the best you will find. Contact us to tour one or all, and find your dream home on the greens.