Georgia, with over 80 public golf courses, offers a wide variety of layouts from which to choose in this state known for its southern hospitality. Atlanta, with nine courses, offers the most options open to the public. Visitors to the state have a great opportunity to mix golf with great vacation accommodations with nearly 20 resort courses.
Augusta National, the most famous Georgia golf course is the home of the Masters Tournament, one of the four majors played each summer. This favorite of many of the touring professionals is played in early April each year as the first of the majors.
The Barnsley Garden Resort, located about 70 miles north of Atlanta, is an excellent golf resort that incorporates all the pampering of a modern Georgia destination while utilizing the amazing history of a property that dates back to the early 1820s.
If you are looking for something near the ocean, Savannah Golf Courses, offer an excellent choice and is also very close to Hilton Head South Carolina which has dozens of courses near the water.