San Jose Golf Courses

San Jose Golf

Known to most as the epicenter of the tech industry, the San Jose region of California is known to golf enthusiasts as the epicenter of world class golf design. With courses crafted by the best in the business, the San Jose area is peppered with some of the finest tracks in all of California. And whether golfers stick around the South Bay to play in Silicon Valley or Palo Alto or drive further south to Santa Cruz, discount tee times at great courses are as common as one of the region’s 300-plus days of sunshine. Plus, after a fun day out on the course, golfers can check out the flourishing performing arts scene and numerous museums the San Jose area has to offer.

Golf Courses Near San Jose, CA

Baylands Golf Links

1875 Embarcadero Road,
Palo Alto, CA 94303 United States

Located just off the San Francisco Bay in Palo Alto, California, Baylands Golf Links is an 18-hole, links-style course that has undergone major renovations since opening in 1956. Originally designed by William Bell, Baylands Golf Links was already a highly acclaimed course, but renowned architect Forrest Richardson renovated Baylands into an incredible links test that goes toe-to-toe with any Bay Area track. Measuring 6,680 yards from the tips, Baylands Golf Links is a fair challenge in terms of length, but when the wind is howling like it so often does, the course becomes a great challenge. Baylands’ layout features five par 3s and five par 5s for a nice variety of holes. And with miraculous views of the Palo Alto horizon and San Francisco Bay, Baylands Golf Links is a certified must play for Bay Area golfers.
Coyote Creek Golf Club - Tournament Course

One Coyote Creek Golf Drive,
Morgan Hill, CA 95037 United States

Located just outside downtown San Jose, Coyote Creek Golf Club - Tournament Course in Morgan Hill, California, is a top golf destination in the Silicon Valley area. More challenging than the Valley Course on property, the Tournament Course at Coyote Creek Golf Club boasts intricate fairways and terrain that challenge the most experienced golfers. The four lakes and two waterfalls on the final stretch of holes act as the centerpiece at the Jack Nicklaus-designed Tournament Course. The par 4, 18th hole is considered the signature hole of the Tournament Course with water bordering the entire right side of the hole and in front of the green. The pristine conditions and enticing layout make Coyote Creek Golf Club - Tournament Course a must play in Central California.
Coyote Creek Golf Club - Valley Course

One Coyote Creek Golf Drive,
Morgan Hill, CA 95037 United States

Designed by golf legend Jack Nicklaus, Coyote Creek Golf Club - Valley Course in Morgan Hill, California, is a 7,066 yard, 18-hole track just south of San Jose. Built alongside the Tournament Course, the Valley Course is a more forgiving layout with generous fairways and larger, flatter greens. The signature par 3, 16th hole plays up to 220 yards from the tips with a forced carry over a lake and bunkers right of the green. And with four sets of tee markers on every hole, the Valley Course at Coyote Creek Golf Club provides the perfect round of golf for everyone.
Eagle Ridge Golf Club

2951 Club Drive,
Gilroy, CA 95020 United States

Eagle Ridge Golf Club, located just 35 minutes south of San Jose in Gilroy, California, is an 18-hole golf course designed by Ron Fream and David Dale. Eagle Ridge Golf Club’s tree-lined swelling fairways lead to multi-tiered greens protected by dramatic bunkers, a scattering of rocks and diverse water features. The golf course layout is sprinkled with 92 bunkers, three lakes, and winding creeks throughout, yet the golf course remains a fair-minded test to golfers of all skill levels. Eagle Ridge Golf Club offers a driving range for players to warm up before their round or practice off the golf course. Reserve your tee time at Eagle Ridge Golf Club today.
Fremont Park Golf Course

39751 Stevenson Pl,
Fremont, CA 94539 United States

Opened in 2005, Fremont Park Golf Course in Fremont, California is a nine-hole, par 32 course that lies in the Bay Area with Central Park and Lake Elizabeth riding along one side of the course and the Fremont hills lining the other. Containing lush fairways, Fremont Park features three par 3s, one at 175 yards and two at 80 yards, and six par 4s that average 320 yards. The short nature of the course is perfect for long hitters to have the opportunity to chip in for eagle, but with multiple lakes and spacious environmental areas that hug the fairways and guard the greens, a conservative shot off the tee might be the smarter play.
Gilroy Golf Course

2695 Hecker Pass Rd,
Gilroy, CA 95020 United States

Located just outside of San Jose, Gilroy Golf Course in Gilroy, California, is a sporty 18-hole course that’s been a local favorite for almost a century since its opening in 1923. Dubbed as the best 11 hole golf course in the country, Gilroy offers golfers one-of-a-kind views of the Gabilan Mountains and the rest of Santa Clara County right from the fairways. The 7th hole at Gilroy Golf Course is considered the course’s signature hole which features a double tiered green. While only 11 holes in total, alternate tee boxes that create different angles and distances allow golfers to play a full 18-hole round.
Pasatiempo Golf Club

20 Clubhouse Drive,
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States

Regarded as one of the best public courses in the nation, Pasatiempo Golf Club in Santa Cruz, California, is a historic 18-hole course originally designed by World Golf Hall of Famer Dr. Alister MacKenzie and restored by the iconic Tom Doak. Artfully routed through the rolling hills near Monterey Bay, Pasatiempo’s back nine is widely regarded as one of the best nines ever created. Pasatiempo is highlighted by the spectacular par 4, 16th hole, which Dr. MacKenzie stated as the “greatest two shot hole he ever built.” Golfers will experience the genius of Dr. MacKenzie’s layout as they play through the extraordinary bunkering and remarkable green complexes. Golden age golf course architecture at its best, Pasatiempo is truly a must play for any golfer visiting the Central California Coast.
Pruneridge Golf Club

400 N Saratoga Avenue,
Santa Clara, CA 95050 United States

Pruneridge Golf Club is a par 30 daily fee course located in Santa Clara, CA. Designed by Jack Fleming/(R) Robert Trent Jones, Jr., ASGCA, the nine hole course opened in 1967.
Santa Clara Golf & Tennis Club - 9 Holes

5155 Stars & Stripes Drive,
Santa Clara, CA 95054 United States

Santa Clara Golf & Tennis Club is located on the heart of the Silicon Valley in Santa Clara, California, with close access to several major highways and an international airport. This Robert Muir Graves design, built in 1987, is 6,704 yards from the back tees with a par of 72. The challenging layout features 58 strategically placed bunkers, several water hazards and doglegs that will require a variety of golf shots. The course is friendly to walkers, but many of the golf club's guests enjoy the convenience of electric carts. The bent grass and Poa annua greens are fairly large in size, with subtle undulations. Rolling fairways meander through rows of pine and eucalyptus. The facility also has a lighted driving range and seven of the best tennis courts in the South Bay.
Shoreline Golf Links (CA)

2940 N Shoreline Blvd,
Mountain View, CA 94043 United States

Located in Mountain View, CA, Shoreline Golf Links offers the finest Silicon Valley golf scenery and play. With a gorgeous view overlooking the famed San Francisco Bay, this 18-hole championship course, nestled among the picturesque 750-acre Shoreline at Mountain View Park, allows you to play alongside our famed bird sanctuary. The par 72 stretches nearly 7,000 yards from the back tees and features perfectly manicured fairways and greens dotted with 16 acres of water hazards plus a 50-acre sailing lake adjacent to the 10th hole.
Summitpointe Golf Club

1500 Country Club Drive,
Milpitas, CA 95035 United States

Summitpointe Golf Club is nestled in the foothills of Milpitas, California, overlooking a spectacular view of the South Bay. Easily accessible from San Francisco and Berkeley, it offers a private-club experience at a public-golf value. This championship 18-hole golf course measures 6,329 yards from the back tees with a slope of 71.3. It will challenge and delight all golfers with its hills, water hazards and undulating greens. Summitpointe's immaculate conditioning and scenic views of surrounding mountains create a truly magnificent golfing experience.
Sunken Gardens Golf Course

1010 S Wolfe Rd,
Sunnyvale, CA 94086 United States

Sunken Gardens Golf Course is a par 29 municipal course located in Sunnyvale, CA. Designed by Clark Glasson, the nine hole course opened in 1955.
Sunnyvale Golf Course

605 Macara Avenue,
Sunnyvale, CA 94085 United States

Sunnyvale Golf Course, located near Palo Alto, San Jose and the Bay Area in Sunnyvale, CA, offers challenging golf and great amenities. One of two courses on the property (the other is Sunken Gardens Golf Course), Sunnyvale Golf Course combines relaxing scenery with a challenging layout that provides golfers of all skill levels a challenge. Sunnyvale Golf Course features membership opportunities in addition to offering daily tee times open to the public.
The Golf Club at Moffett Field

934 Macon Road,
Mountain View, CA 94035 United States

Right outside of San Jose, California, golfers can find the exciting course of The Golf Club at Moffett Field in Mountain View, California. Moffett Field is an 18-hole, par 72 parkland course that was designed in 1959 by Bob E. Baldock. Recently renovated in 2007, The Golf Club at Moffett Field recontoured its terrain to make this old favorite new and exciting. And every golfer can enjoy a round at Moffett Field with four sets of tees that cater to players of all skill levels.