Best golf courses: Around Seattle

Around Seattle: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in this country or region. Each golf club has been visited and/or researched by Where2Golf. Click on the course name below to discover more. The course ratings below range from 5 highest, to 2 lowest. They attempt to provide an indication of the golfing experience you might expect at the course (based on its design, condition and surroundings). Hover your cursor above the Rating Key for the rating definitions.
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Seattle
Fazio, Tom

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Tom Fazio

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Coleman, Ray

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Ray Coleman
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Bauman & Proctor

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Milton Bauman / Glenn Proctor
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Reimer & Miller

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Original design by Jack Reimer; redesigned by Mark Miller.

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Jones II, Robert Trent

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Robert Trent Jones II (lead designers Bruce Charlton and Jay Blasi).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Overdorf, Bill

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Bill Overdorf

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Foster, Keith

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Keith R. Foster

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Tyson, Ken

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Ken Tyson

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Harbottle, John

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

John Harbottle

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Hills, Arthur

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Arthur Hills
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Thompson, Peter L.H.

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

American golf course architect Peter L.H. Thompson.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Overdorf, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Bill Overdorf
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Asmundson, Mike

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Mike Asmundson
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
(Closed in 2018)
Seattle
Fream, Ron

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(Closed in 2018)

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Ron Fream
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Macan, Arthur

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Arthur Vernon (Mac) Macan

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Frei, Jack

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Jack Frei
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Barter & Sanford

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Gary Barter / John Sanford
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Cupp, Bob

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Bob Cupp, with design consultant Fred Couples.

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Cupp, Bob

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Bob Cupp, with design consultant Fred Couples.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Graves, Robert Muir

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Robert Muir Graves

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Panks, Gary

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Gary Panks
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Seattle
Robinson, Ted

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Private club

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Original design by Ted Robinson Sr (1969); modifications by Rees Jones (1995).

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Bates, Gene

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Gene Bates

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Seattle
Nicklaus, Jack

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Private club

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature course.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Fought, John

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

John Fought
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Fought, John

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

John Fought & Orrin Vincent
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Egan, H. Chandler

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

H. Chandler Egan

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
McGarey, Cynthia Dye

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Designer Cynthia Dye McGarey is part of the Dye family of golf course designers, the niece of its founder Pete Dye.
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Locke, Ted

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Ted Locke

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Seattle
Locke, Ted

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Seattle

Designer

Ted Locke

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