Five Best Bonita Springs Golf Courses – Private and Public

Bonita Springs is one of the most gorgeous cities in the State of Florida. With miles of white sand beaches and bay waters throughout the area, visitors and residents all love the tropical climate and nature.

One of the biggest draws to the area is the number of golf courses throughout the region. In fact, the greater Naples area is ranked #1 in the US for golf courses per capita and the neighboring city of Fort Myers is ranked #5, which means you’ll always have a course nearby. For those who want to find their favorite, here are our top five Bonita Springs golf courses for private and public play.

Pelican’s Nest Golf Club – Private

Pelican’s Nest Golf Club in Pelican Landing is a local favorite. This private golf club is home to two 18-hole championship courses designed by Tom Fazio: the Gator Course and the Hurricane Course. The Gator Course is a par 73, 7,042 yards from the tips, whereas the Hurricane Course is a par 72 and is 6,808 yards from the tips. Each course is surrounded by lush Floridian greenery and wildlife for members to enjoy, not to mention the state-of-the-art practice facilities and clubhouse located on the property.

Audubon Country Club – Private

Audubon Country Club is a gorgeous 18-hole private golf club located between Bonita Springs and Naples, Florida. This beautifully designed course is nestled perfectly between nature preserves and sparkling lakes so that every round is met with exclusivity and natural beauty. Designed by Joe Lee, this par 73, 6,719 yards from the tips, is sure to be a favorite for those fortunate enough to play here.

Raptor Bay Golf Club – Public

Raptor Bay is a one-of-a-kind public golf course located in Bonita Springs. This secluded golf course does not have any residential sites on the property so golfers can truly surround themselves with the natural beauty of the landscape. This par 71, 6,750-yard course from the tips, is a challenging but enjoyable immersion into Bonita’s landscape. Designed by the golfing legend, Raymond Floyd, this course is the perfect destination to play for fun and for sport.

Old Corkscrew – Public

Old Corkscrew golf club is an amazing public golf course just minutes away from Bonita in Estero, Florida. This Jack Nicklaus signature-designed golf course is a favorite for locals and visitors alike. Not only is the course naturally breathtaking, but it has also been certified as an Audubon International Silver Signature Sanctuary. This means that the course is managed with sustainability and environmentally friendly efforts so that players can enjoy the natural beauty for years to come. This challenging par 72, 7,400-yard from the tips, course is a true test of a golfer’s game.

Bonita Bay Courses –  Private

Bonita Bay is one of the most renowned clubs and communities in the area. This private club has five different courses, three of which are in the award-winning community. Designed by Arthur Hills, these golf courses are home to beautiful Florida sanctuaries and lush oak and cypress trees. The courses include Marsh, Creekside and Bay Island.  Just minutes down the road, members can play the breath-taking Tom Fazio-designed courses of Cypress and Sabal. Bonita Bay truly embodies what it means to enjoy luxurious and private golf just minutes from your home.

Omega Bonita Bay

If you’re looking to make Bonita Springs your new home, look no further than Omega. Omega is Bonita Bay’s final residential property overlooking beautiful golf courses, the Gulf of Mexico and Estero Bay. Omega residents will have the opportunity to join the renowned club and enjoy its golf and social benefits.

This luxurious 27-story high-rise is now under construction with just 11 residences remaining.

Omega features 67 residences, including 63 spacious tower residences and four penthouses overlooking the lush Florida landscape with Gulf views.

The property is perfectly designed with resort-style features ensuring that owners will love their new home in Omega. With luxury amenities such as a private theater, spacious social room, outdoor fire pit, gorgeous pool deck and more, you’ll love your new home in Bonita Springs minutes away from the best golf courses in the area. If you’re interested in the newest luxury high-rise in Bonita Springs, visit or call 239-301-4940.