JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort- Hammock Bay is an intricate piece of 'paradise found.' Golfers are caressed by tropical breezes and inspired by a Balinese sense of harmony, balance and hospitality. Compared to some other area courses, Hammock Bay Golf course is somewhat easier, softer, has less water, resides in more of a natural setting (no homes surrounding the course) and is more forgiving than most. Designed by Peter Jacobsen and Jim Hardy, the course features 7,000 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 . The course rating is 73.4, and it has a slope rating of 134, meaning it will provide a true test of golf. Featured in this beautiful setting, the course offers a wonderful assortment of golf shots mixed with a variety of color and texture that bring out the best of enjoyment in golfers of every skill level. The coastal location between Naples and Marco Island was a major factor into the course’s design, with each of the four par 3s playing in different directions to account for shifting gulf winds. The landscaping of the course mirrors the region with tropical wild flowers and crushed shells among mangrove hammocks. Don't miss out on a chance to play Hammock Bay Golf Course at Marco Island.