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Here Are the 3 Best Golf Courses in Gainesville, FL

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What if we told you there’s a way you can enjoy your passion for golf while in Gainesville? Whether you’re traveling for leisure or business, make sure you set aside some time to enjoy your favorite pastime! In this blog, we’ll be telling you all about our three favorite golf courses in Gainesville. Read on, take notes, and get ready to swing your golf club away! 


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Where Can You Find the Best Golf Courses in Gainesville, FL?


Ironwood Golf Course

If you want to practice your swing while traveling to Gainesville, head over to one of the best local courses: Ironwood Golf Course. In addition to a great golfing experience, it provides a serene backdrop to help you relax. Picture towering pines and glittering water all around you as you strive for a perfect game. With contoured fairways and strategically placed bunkers, golfers of every skill level will have a good time. 


Meadowbrook Golf Club

Meadowbrook Golf Club is a local favorite. If you want to challenge yourself and up your game, we recommend trying this one. Its narrow fairways and sloping greens will certainly test your skills! The owners are constantly trying to improve the course to make it even more pleasant for players, so it’s not a bad idea to call ahead and ask if any parts are closed for maintenance. 


Mark Bostick Golf Course

The Mark Bostick Golf Course is situated right by the University of Florida. It’s also a quick 10-minute drive from Sweetwater Branch Inn! This course was created by the famous architect Donald Ross during the 1920s. Today, it serves as the home course for the Gator’s men’s and women’s golf teams. Do you want to know the best part? If you are a student or alumni of UF, you get special discounts! They also offer a pro shop that’s open Monday through Sunday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. 


Swing By Sweetwater After Your Game!

Bedroom View at Sweetwater Branch InnWe mentioned before that we are very close to these great Gainesville golf courses, so why not make the most of it and stay with us? After all that golfing, you’ll need to relax and unwind, so don’t bother with a long commute. Stay in the heart of downtown! Here, you can enjoy all the amenities you would expect from a world-class inn. Did you know that we also have an on-site putting green? It’s great to practice or have a bit of fun with your friends before dinner. You will love spending time outdoors on our property surrounded by our gorgeous gardens.

Browse our accommodations today and choose from our luxurious private cottages, suites, and rooms. They are all beautifully decorated and boast their own unique themes. No matter which one you choose, you’ll realize that they all provide the perfect blend of modern comfort and Victorian charm. What are you waiting for? Book your stay at Sweetwater Branch Inn today!


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