Oakland, CA Golf Courses

Oakland Golf

In an area boasting the San Francisco Bay, several metropolises and the spacious wine country of Northern California, golfers have a multitude of options whether on the or off the golf course. The Bay Area and Northern California's notoriously laid-back lifestyles guarantee that a golfer's time spent on the golf course will feel like a vacation whether they live miles away or down the street from the golf course. Plus, year-round golf tee times are available in the region due to the fantastic Mediterranean climate. After the round is over, golf pals can take to one of the Bay Area's biking and hiking trails or just soak up some sun and waves on one of Northern California's many beaches.

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Golf Courses Near Oakland, CA

Boulder Creek Golf & Country Club

16901 Big Basin Way,
Boulder Creek, CA 95006 United States

Boulder Creek Golf & Country Club is a par 65 daily fee course located in Boulder Creek, CA. Designed by Jack Fleming, the 18 hole course opened in 1961.
Callippe Preserve Golf Course

8500 Club House Dr,
Pleasanton, CA 94566 United States

Callippe Preserve Golf Course is a par 72 municipal course located in Pleasanton, CA. Designed by Brian Costello, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 2005.
Del Monte Golf Course

1300 Sylvan Rd,
Monterey, CA 93940 United States

Del Monte Golf Course is a par 72 daily fee course located in Monterey, CA. Designed by Charles Maud, the 18 hole course opened in 1897.
Foxtail Golf Club - North

100 Golf Course Dr.,
Rohnert Park, CA 94928 United States

Foxtail Golf Club, located in Rhonert Park, California, rests in the heart of California’s Wine Country and offers two 18-hole championship golf courses redesigned by Garrett Gill and George B. Williams in the early 1990’s. The North Course at Foxtail Golf Club is a par 72 playing from 5,200 to 6,800 yards and is easily playable with very few trees and flat, medium-sized greens. The North Course’s signature hole is #18, a 410-yard, par 4, with water coming into play on the right side of the fairway. The South Course at Foxtail Golf Club is a par 71 playing from 5,300 to 6,400 yards and is narrow and tree-lined, with a long back nine. The medium-sized greens on the South Course feature many slopes, and lakes come into play on five holes. The signature hole is #3, a 112-yard, par 3, requiring a tee shot over water to a green that is surrounded by a bunker in front and water in the back and on both sides. Foxtail Golf Club boasts one of the best golf instruction and practice facilities in the North Bay area of California with a driving range, practice greens and a sand bunker. Book your next tee time at Foxtail Golf Club.
Foxtail Golf Club - South

100 Golf Course Dr.,
Rohnert Park, CA 94928 United States

Foxtail Golf Club, located in Rhonert Park, California, rests in the heart of California’s Wine Country and offers two 18-hole championship golf courses redesigned by Garrett Gill and George B. Williams in the early 1990’s. The North Course at Foxtail Golf Club is a par 72 playing from 5,200 to 6,800 yards and is easily playable with very few trees and flat, medium-sized greens. The North Course’s signature hole is #18, a 410-yard, par 4, with water coming into play on the right side of the fairway. The South Course at Foxtail Golf Club is a par 71 playing from 5,300 to 6,400 yards and is narrow and tree-lined, with a long back nine. The medium-sized greens on the South Course feature many slopes, and lakes come into play on five holes. The signature hole is #3, a 112-yard, par 3, requiring a tee shot over water to a green that is surrounded by a bunker in front and water in the back and on both sides. Foxtail Golf Club boasts one of the best golf instruction and practice facilities in the North Bay area of California with a driving range, practice greens and a sand bunker. Book your next tee time at Foxtail Golf Club.
Laguna Seca Golf Ranch

10520 York Rd,
Monterey, CA 93940 United States

Laguna Seca Golf Ranch is a par 71 daily fee course located in Monterey, CA. Designed by Robert Trent Jones, ASGCA/Robert Trent Jones, Jr., ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1970.
Lake Chabot Golf Course - Lake Chabot

11450 Golf Links Rd,
Oakland, CA 94605 United States

Lake Chabot Golf Course - Lake Chabot is a par 72 municipal course located in Oakland, CA. Designed by Willie Loch, the 18 hole course opened in 1923.
Lake Chabot Golf Course - Par-3

11450 Golf Links Rd,
Oakland, CA 94605 United States

Lake Chabot Golf Course - Par-3 is a par 72 municipal course located in Oakland, CA. Designed by Willie Loch, the 18 hole course opened in 1923.
Lincoln Park Golf Course

300 34th Ave,
San Francisco, CA 94121 United States

Lincoln Park Golf Course is a par 68 municipal course located in San Francisco, CA. Designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1928.
Lone Tree Golf & Event Center - CA

4800 Golf Course Rd.,
Antioch, CA 94531 United States

The Lone Tree Golf & Event Center, located an hour east of San Francisco in Antioch, California, is the perfect golf course for all skill levels. Set at the base of Mount Diablo State Park, the rolling terrain, ample landing areas and intriguing green complexes allow for playability and the right amount of challenge. The huge, tree-lined fairways and graciously-placed bunkers make this par 72, Bay Area golf course one of a kind. With minimal doglegs and zero water hazards, the golf course is perfect for long ball hitters. Reasonable green fees make Lone Tree Golf Course one of the best values in the Bay Area for all players. Reserve your tee time today.
Metropolitan Golf Links

10051 Doolittle Drive,
Oakland, CA 94603 United States

Metropolitan Golf Links, in Oakland, California, is a Fred Bliss and Johnny Miller-designed, links-style golf course in the heart of the San Francisco area, located adjacent to Oakland International Airport. This 18-hole public golf course features vistas of the Bay Bridge, the San Francisco skyline, the Oakland hills, and the Peninsula. The five sets of tee boxes at Metropolitan Golf Links range from 5,099 yards to 6,959 yards, accommodating golfers of all skill levels. Offering a compact layout, the routing of the golf course includes straight holes, doglegs, and even a couple of double doglegs. The relatively flat golf course is not overly bunkered, and there are only a few water hazards that come into play on the Audubon-certified golf course. Metropolitan Golf Links also features a large driving range, one of the few in the Bay Area with a grass teeing area, two large practice greens, and a short game practice area. Book your tee time today.
Monterey Pines Golf Course

1250 Gardens Road,
Monterey, CA 93940 United States

Monterey Pines Golf Course is a daily fee course located in Monterey, CA. Designed by Robert Muir Graves/(R)Kevin Tucker/Marc Messier, the 18 hole course opened in 2009.
Pleasanton Golf Center

4501 Pleasanton Ave,
Pleasanton, CA 94566 United States

Pleasanton Golf Center is a par 30 daily fee course located in Pleasanton, CA. Designed by Ron Curtola, the nine hole course opened in 1974.
Rooster Run Golf Club

2301 East Washington Street,
Petaluma, CA 94954 United States

Located just 12 miles away from Sonoma in the heart of California wine country, Rooster Run Golf Club in Petaluma, California, is an engaging 18-hole course that fully embraces the beauty of the surrounding landscape. Artfully routed through three meandering creeks, countless mature trees, 39 bunkers and six lakes, Rooster Run plays 7,001 yards from the tips and provides golfers with many enjoyable challenges throughout the round. Players looking to sharpen their skill will love Rooster Run’s exceptional practice facilities that include an all-grass driving range and two putting greens. With its fun layout and top-notch facilities, it’s no wonder why Rooster Run Golf Club is a Bay Area favorite.
Sea Ranch Golf Links

42000 Hwy 1,
Sea Ranch, CA 95497 United States

The Sea Ranch Golf Links is right on the Northern California coastline in Sea Ranch, California, about a three-hour drive north from San Francisco. Designed by Robert Muir Graves and completed in 1974, the first nine holes at the Sea Ranch quickly made its way onto the list of exciting and scenic golf destinations. In 1995 this “Gem of the Seaside” links was completed at 6,649 yards, par 72, when Graves’ second nine was opened. The course’s blend of undulating seaside landscape with Scottish links-style architecture was a first on the West Coast. The Sea Ranch remains unique on the North Coast and is one of the most highly regarded golf experiences in California. The front nine winds its way out to and along the coastline of the Pacific, with numerous ocean views, beautiful redwoods and natural sea-grass rough. With well-maintained greens and four different tee boxes per hole, the Sea Ranch can be as challenging or as docile as you want to make it. Two short-game areas, which include a practice putting green, a pitching/bunker green, and a full grass driving range, allow for a complete warm-up before your round. Golf carts, a well-appointed golf shop and a snack bar round out the Sea Ranch Golf Links experience. The course is open for play all year, weather permitting. California Golf: The Ultimate Guide lists the Sea Ranch Golf Links, along with Pebble Beach, Cypress Point, Spyglass Hill and The Links at Spanish Bay, as one of the 10 most picturesque golf courses in California. Golf Digest named the course one of its "Places to Play" in 1998 and the top new affordable course in California. California Golf listed Sea Ranch in its "Expert's Top 50" out of more than 1,000 California golf courses.
The Windsor Golf Club

1340 19th Hole Drive,
Windsor, CA 95492 United States

Host to many prestigious tournaments, Windsor Golf Club in Windsor, California, is an 18-hole championship course that allows golfers the rare opportunity to play on the same fairways as the pros. Designed by Fred Bliss, Windsor plays 6,621 yards from the tips and features a 133 slope rating. Artfully routed through the stunning Sonoma County landscape, Windsor boasts meandering creeks, shimmering lakes and stately oak trees throughout the property. The engaging layout at Windsor challenges golfers with tricky doglegs, strategic bunkering and undulated greens. One of the most exciting holes at Windsor is the 13th hole, a 194-yard par 3 that requires a precise shot downhill and across water. Whether golfers live in the Bay area or are just visiting California Wine Country, Windsor Golf Club is the perfect spot to play 18.
TPC Harding Park - 1. Harding Park (10th Tee)

99 Harding Rd,
San Francisco, CA 94132 United States

TPC® Harding Park - Fleming

99 Harding Rd,
San Francisco, CA 94132 United States

Located in San Francisco, CA, TPC Harding Park is the only city-owned public course managed by the PGA TOUR®. This municipal golf course is named after avid golfer and former President Warren G. Harding, was designed by Willie Watson (who also designed the Olympic Club) in 1925. TPC Harding Park features 27 holes of championship golf – the 18-hole Harding Park Course and the 9-holeFleming Course. TPC Harding Park has been honored as "#13 Municipal Golf Course in the United States," as well as the "#24 Best Course to Play in California," by Golfweek Magazine. Golf Digest Magazine has also named it as, "one of the Best Places to Play," ranking it a 4.5 star golf course. TPC Harding Park enjoys a storied history as a frequent PGA TOUR stop in the 1960s as golf legends Ken Venturi, Billy Casper and Gary Player all won tournaments at Harding Park. The golf course underwent a major renovation in 2002-03 and once again these storied fairways showcased the skills of Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson in the 2005 WGC-American Express Championship and later in The Presidents Cup 2009.
TPC® Harding Park - Harding Park

99 Harding Rd,
San Francisco, CA 94132 United States

Located in San Francisco, CA, TPC Harding Park is the only city-owned public course managed by the PGA TOUR®. This municipal golf course is named after avid golfer and former President Warren G. Harding and was designed by Willie Watson (who also designed the Olympic Club) in 1925. TPC Harding Park features 27 holes of championship golf – the 18-hole Harding Park Course and the 9-hole Fleming Course. TPC Harding Park has been honored as "#13 Municipal Golf Course in the United States," as well as the "#24 Best Course to Play in California," by Golfweek Magazine. Golf Digest Magazine has also named it as, "one of the Best Places to Play," ranking it a 4.5 star golf course. TPC Harding Park enjoys a storied history as a frequent PGA TOUR stop in the 1960s as golf legends Ken Venturi, Billy Casper and Gary Player all won tournaments at Harding Park. The golf course underwent a major renovation in 2002-03 and once again these storied fairways showcased the skills of Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson in the 2005 WGC-American Express Championship and later in The Presidents Cup 2009.

Other Golf Courses Near Oakland, CA Area

Adobe Creek Golf Club

1901 Frates Road,
Petaluma, CA 94954 United States

Adobe Creek Golf Club is a par 72 daily fee course located in Petaluma, CA. Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 2011.
Castlewood Country Club - Hill

707 Country Club Cir,
Pleasanton, CA 94566 United States

Castlewood Country Club - Hill is a par 72 private course located in Pleasanton, CA. Designed by William P. Bell, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1923.
Castlewood Country Club - Valley

707 Country Club Cir,
Pleasanton, CA 94566 United States

Castlewood Country Club - Valley is a par 72 private course located in Pleasanton, CA. Designed by William P. Bell, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1923.
Claremont Country Club

5295 Broadway Ter,
Oakland, CA 94618 United States

Claremont Country Club is a par 68 private course located in Oakland, CA. Designed by Alister MacKenzie, the 18 hole course opened in 1903.
Del Norte Golf Course

130 Club Drive,
Crescent City, CA 95531 United States

Del Norte Golf Course, as its name suggests, is located within the Northern California region in Crescent City, California. Opened in 1953, Del Norte is located in the heart of the Redwood forests alongside the Smith River. Golfers visiting Del Norte can expect 18 holes of incredible golf, complete with flat fairways with shot-altering trees and a natural creek that comes into play.
Delta View Golf Club

2232 Golf Club Rd.,
Pittsburg, CA 94565 United States

Delta View Golf Course, located in Pittsburg, California, is an 18-hole championship course less than one hour away from San Francisco. The 6,317-yard golf course consists of rolling hills, mature eucalyptus trees lining the fairways, and spectacular Delta views of Mt. Diablo. Golfers will also enjoy the wonderful all-grass driving range on site. Delta View Golf Course is a perennial Northern California course and a "Top 25 Pick" by Golf Digest. Breakfast and lunch are served at the 19th Pub and Grill located on the golf course premises. Check out Delta View for your next round.
Delta View Golf Course

2232 Golf Club Rd,
Pittsburg, CA 94565 United States

Delta View Golf Course is a par 72 daily fee course located in Pittsburg, CA. Designed by Robert Muir Graves, ASGCA/Dr. Allister McKenzie, the 18 hole course opened in 1947.
Fall River Valley Golf & Country Club

42889 Highway 299 East,
Fall River Mills, CA 96028 United States

Fall River Valley Golf & Country Club is a par 72 daily fee course located in Fall River Mills, CA. Designed by Clark Glasson, the 18 hole course opened in 1980.
Golden Gate Golf Course

970 47th Ave,
San Francisco, CA 94121 United States

Golden Gate Golf Course is a par 27 municipal course located in San Francisco, CA. Designed by Jack Fleming, the nine hole course opened in 1951.
Half Moon Bay Golf Links - Ocean Course

2 Miramontes Point Road,
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019 United States

Former host of the LPGA Samsung Golf Championship, Half Moon Bay Golf Links - Ocean Course in Half Moon Bay, California, is an 18-hole, links-style golf course that opened in 1999, 26 years after the original Old Course opened. Set along the Pacific Ocean—just south of San Francisco—with wispy native grasses populating the property, The Ocean Course at Half Moon Bay is one of the closest representations of a Scottish links-style course that can be found in North America. Designer Arthur Hills used the naturally undulating landscape to create a links-style gem on the West Coast with magnificent ocean views, especially on the final four holes that all border the Pacific Ocean. Half Moon Bay Golf Links - Ocean Course is such a dazzling setting that the 16th hole has been the stage for numerous TV commercials. Experience what it’s like to play a course in Scotland without leaving the country at Half Moon Bay Golf Links - Ocean Course.
Half Moon Bay Golf Links - Old Course

2 Miramontes Point Road,
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019 United States

Host to numerous U.S. Open Qualifiers, Half Moon Bay Golf Links - Old Course in Half Moon Bay, California, is an 18-hole, parkland-style golf course that is considered an American classic. Designed by Arnold Palmer and Francis Duane, The Old Course features distinguishing cliffside edges and corridor views of the Pacific Ocean. The signature par 4, 18th hole is one of the highest ranked holes in the world with dazzling coastal vistas and a stunning view of the hotel behind the green. Set adjacent to The Ocean Course, The Old Course is Half Moon Bay’s first course and should be a must visit for any golfer looking to play one of the top courses in California.
Kings Valley Golf Course

3030 Lesina Rd,
Crescent City, CA 95531 United States

Kings Valley Golf Course is a par 28 daily fee course located in Crescent City, CA. The nine hole course opened in 1965.
Los Altos Golf & Country Club

1560 Country Club Dr,
Los Altos, CA 94024 United States

Los Altos Golf & Country Club is a par 71 private course located in Los Altos, CA. Designed by Tom Morris, the 18 hole course opened in 1923.
Montclair Golf Course

2477 Monterey Blvd,
Oakland, CA 94611 United States

Nicklaus Club Monterey

100 Pasadera Dr,
Monterey, CA 93940 United States

Nicklaus Club Monterey is a par 71 private course located in Monterey, CA. Designed by Jack Nicklaus, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 2000.
Oakhurst Country Club

1001 Peacock Creek Dr,
Clayton, CA 94517 United States

Oakhurst Country Club is a par 72 private course located in Clayton, CA. Designed by Ron Fream, the 18 hole course opened in 1990.
Petaluma Golf & Country Club

1500 Country Club Dr,
Petaluma, CA 94952 United States

Petaluma Golf & Country Club is a par 35 private course located in Petaluma, CA. The nine hole course opened in 1922.
Presidio Golf Course

300 Finley Rd,
San Francisco, CA 94129 United States

Presidio Golf Course is a par 72 daily fee course located in San Francisco, CA. Designed by Robert Johnstone, the 18 hole course opened in 1895.
Ruby Hill Golf Club

3404 W Ruby Hill Dr,
Pleasanton, CA 94566 United States

Ruby Hill Golf Club is a par 72 private course located in Pleasanton, CA. Designed by Jack Nicklaus, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1996.
San Francisco Golf Club

1310 Junipero Serra Blvd,
San Francisco, CA 94132 United States

San Francisco Golf Club is a par 71 private course located in San Francisco, CA. Designed by A.W. Tillinghast, the 18 hole course opened in 1915.
Sequoyah Country Club

4550 Heafey Rd,
Oakland, CA 94605 United States

Sequoyah Country Club is a par 72 private course located in Oakland, CA. Designed by (R) Seth Raynor, the 18 hole course opened in 1913.
The Golf Club at Roddy Ranch

1 Tour Way,
Antioch, CA 94531 United States

Dubbed as the best value in the East Bay, the par 72 golf course at Roddy Ranch Golf Club in Antioch, CA, measures over 7,000 yards from the back tees. Designed by J. Michael Poellot, ASGCA, the 18-hole course opened for play in 2000. Carved from a 2000-acre working cattle ranch, Roddy Ranch's 235 acres offer a true links-style layout over a canvas of an exquisite landscape. Undulating greens and strategically placed bunkers challenge every aspect of your short game. Elevated tees and greens not only bring beautiful views, but demand precision play while teeing off from the tips. Gold and silver tees still require a heightened level of precision, but allow players to take advantage of wider areas in fairways and shorter approach shots. Roddy Ranch Golf Club has been noted as the Best Value in Northern California by Greenskeeper.org and dubbed as being "the finest golf course that's opened in the Bay Area in years."
The Olympic Club - Cliffs

599 Skyline Blvd,
San Francisco, CA 94132 United States

The Olympic Club - Cliffs is a par 73 private course located in San Francisco, CA. Designed by Wilfrid A. Reid/(R) Robert Trent Jones, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1924.
The Olympic Club - Lake

599 Skyline Blvd,
San Francisco, CA 94132 United States

The Olympic Club - Lake is a par 73 private course located in San Francisco, CA. Designed by Wilfrid A. Reid/(R) Robert Trent Jones, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1924.
The Olympic Club - Ocean

599 Skyline Blvd,
San Francisco, CA 94132 United States

The Olympic Club - Ocean is a par 73 private course located in San Francisco, CA. Designed by Wilfrid A. Reid/(R) Robert Trent Jones, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1924.