World Golf Village (Slammer & Squire course)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   World Golf Village (Slammer & Squire course) Est. 1998

Photos World Golf Village (Slammer & Squire course)

The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Where2Golf says: 

World Golf Village (Slammer & Squire course): Starting directly behind the World Golf Hall of Fame, the Slammer & Squire course quickly gets into a beautifully natural "flatwoods" setting, albeit with a touch of traffic noise from nearby I-95. The clockwise loop of front-9 holes require accurate driving from the tee, and some good course management to avoid the many water hazards lining the fairways. The woods and water of the front-9, give way to a much more open parkland style on the back, with plenty of views onto the World Golf Village, but lacking the natural beauty of the earlier holes. Throughout, the upkeep is excellent and this should prove to be a "friendly" course for players of all levels.

Stay & Play at The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village:
On-site accommodation available, see details in Where2Stay section below.

List of courses in Florida - North East

Map of courses in Florida - North East
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Making Contact

Slammer & Squire Golf Course, World Golf Village
2 World Golf Place,
St Augustine, Florida FL 32092
USA
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Office   +1 (904) 940 6088 (tee-times)
Pro Shop   +1 (904) 940 6100
Fax

  +1 (904) 940 6211

Email  
Website   www.golfwgv.com
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Academy
 
PGA Tour Golf Academy.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Relatively flat terrain - easy to walk.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and World Golf Village.
 
Designer: Bobby Weed in conjunction with player consultants Sam Snead (The Slammer) & Gene Sarazen (The Squire)
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6939 5711 4996
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.5 67.9 68.8
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-72 King & Bear course (7279 yds from back tees)
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

How2Get There?

26 miles SE of downtown Jacksonville

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (mid-Feb thru' May): $159. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Other Information
Golf carts are fitted with GPS. Walking permitted.

Practice facilities
Excellent
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Did you know?

The Slammer & Squire and King & Bear golf courses are just part of the many attractions at the World Golf Village (WGV). Here you will also find the World Golf Hall of Fame, sponsored by major golf associations around the world and featuring an impressive golf museum and areas dedicated to the Hall of Famers (the c.100 great and good of golf). There is also a PGA Tour Golf Academy, a Rennaisance Resort hotel and an IMAX cinema. Nearby St Augustine is the USA's oldest city, with a wonderfully historic centre and adjacent Fort. The Slammer & Squire is managed by Honours Golf, the Southeast's leading golf course development and management company.

The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Location

The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Click to enlarge Google map

Latitude: (29.990400)
Longitude: (-81.471251)
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village 4-star
500 South Legacy Trail, St Augustine, FL 32092
+1 (904) 940 8000
www.worldgolfrenaissance.com

As the flagship property of the World Golf Village, home to the World Golf Hall Of Fame, the newly renovated Renaissance Resort places you at the center of all things golf. You can play two unique championship golf courses (King & Bear and Slammer & Squire), improve your game at the PGA TOUR Golf Academy, and experience the one-and-only World Golf Hall Of Fame, providing an intriguing look at the legends and legacy of golf’s greatest players.

Golf at this hotel Slammer & Squire
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 5 miles King & Bear; Palencia
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 20 miles St Johns GC; Royal St Augustine; St Johns G&CC; Cimarrone; South Hampton; Champions at Julington Creek.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Comfort Suites - World Golf Village AAA 3-Diamonds
475 Commerce Lake Drive, St Augustine, FL 32095
+1 (904) 940 9500
www.comfortinn.com

The Comfort Suites at the World Golf Village is conveniently located off Interstate 95, just 12 miles south of Jacksonville, eight miles west of the beaches and 10 miles northwest of historic St Augustine. The hotel is nestled on a private lake adjacent to World Golf Village, the World Golf Hall of Fame and the Slammer & Squire golf course. Several area restaurants are located near the hotel and two outlet malls are just five minutes away.

Golf at this hotel Slammer & Squire
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 5 miles King & Bear; Palencia
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 20 miles St Johns GC; Royal St Augustine; St Johns G&CC; Cimarrone; South Hampton; Champions at Julington Creek.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Where2Golf.com 4
 

Find a course

Tip: to find a course quickly, type the first few characters of the course name
Golf course location on a golf map
 
Search this site
 

Newsletter

Not signed up yet?

Register now
 

Share us on


   Follow us on FB     follow us on Twitter
 

 
-
 
-
 
Where2Golf spotlights


Tournaments:
The Tradition the first senior major championship of 2019 sees Miguel Ángel Jiménez defend at Greystone G&CC in Alabama (May 9-12).
British MastersTommy Fleetwood hosts this popular European Tour event at Hillside GC, close to his home town of Southport (May 9-12).

Who's Who: 
Tiger Woods: “One of the greatest comeback stories in sport, ever, allows Tiger Woods to record his fifteenth major championship win.
Jin Young Kothe rising star in women’s world golf lands her first major championship title at the ANA Inspiration.

Latest golf course reviews
Koksijde Golf ter Hille Golf Club: on what was previously open farmland, an enjoyable and challenging links-style layout has been crafted. Perhaps the inspiration for Koksijde's new course came from a renowned Harry Colt layout that existed in the 1920s just a couple of kilometres to the west. Read more...
The Duke Golf Club: represents the latest in a trio of private courses to arrive on the Dutch golfing scene. All prefixed by the definite article, The Dutch (2010, designer Colin Montgomerie) and The International (2012, Ian Woosnam) have now been joined by The Duke, which firmly targets a business clientele and the corporate golf market. Read more...
Drentse Golfclub De Gelpenberg: as the oldest golf course in the Dutch province of Drenthe, De Gelpenberg offers a partly-wooded and partly-open heathland layout, guaranteed to test all facets of your game. It is arguably the best of the country's more northerly layouts, together with Lauswolt (50 km away to the north-west).
Read more...
Golfbaan Stippelberg: located 25 kilometres north-east of Eindhoven, this relatively new addition to championship golf in the Netherlands has fast become one of the country's "must play" courses.
 
Most popular golf course videos