Best Golf Courses in the Northeast

Are you looking for amazing golf courses?  These are some of the best golf courses in the Northeast.

Friar’s Head

Friar's Head Golf Course

Designed by Bill Coore in 2003, Friar’s Head is a spectacular course located in New York.  The private 18 hole par 71 course is rated at 74.4 and has a slope of 140.  With a length of 7078 yards, this course is one of the longest courses we’ve reviewed in New York. For more golf course reviews, see our article on the best golf courses in the US.

Friar’s Head

3000 Sound Ave

Baiting Hollow, New York 11901

631-722-6010

Merion

Merion Golf Course

Nestled in quaint Ardmore Pennsylvania, the Merion East Course is a par 70 course architected by Hugh Wilson.  The 18 hole private course measures 6590 yards.  Built in 1912, the course slope is 146 and is rated 73.4. For more golf course reviews, see our article on the best golf courses in the US.

Merion (East Course)

450 Ardmore Ave

Ardmore, Pennsylvania 19003

610-642-9820

Somerset Hills

Somerset Hills Golf Course

Located in Bernardsville New Jersey, Somerset Hills is a par 71 course designed by Albert Tillinghost.  The 18 hole private course measures 6784 yards.  Originally opened in 1918, the course slope is 137 and is rated 73.2. For more golf course reviews, see our article on the best golf courses in the US.

Somerset Hills

180 Mine Mount Rd

Bernardsville, New Jersey 07924

908-766-0044

Fisher’s Island

Fisher's Island Golf Course

Fishers Island is one of the most stunning clubs we’ve reviewed in New York.  Originally built in 1926, the par 72 private 18 hole course was architected by Seth Raynor.  The course has a slope and rating of 143 and 71.8 respectively and comes in at a modest 6544 yards in length. For more golf course reviews, see our article on the best golf courses in the US.

Fishers Island

20449 E Main Rd

Fishers Island, New York 06390

631-788-7221

Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow Golf Course

Architected by Charles Macdonald in 1913, Sleepy Hollow Country Club is one of the most breathtaking courses in New York.  The private 18 hole par 70 course is rated at 73.8 and has a slope of 135.  At 6880 yards, this course is one of the more formidable courses that we’ve reviewed in the Northeast region. For more golf course reviews, see our article on the best golf courses in the US.

Sleepy Hollow Country Club

777 Albany Post Rd

Briarcliff Manor, New York 10510

914-941-3062

Old Sandwich

Old Sandwich Golf Course

The Old Sandwich is one of the most iconic clubs on this list.  Originally opened in 2004, the par 71 resort 18 hole course was designed by Ben Crenshaw.  The course has a slope and rating of 139 and 74.1 respectively and comes in at a whopping 6908 yards in length. For more golf course reviews, see our article on the best golf courses in the US.

Old Sandwich

247 Old Sandwich Rd

Plymouth, Massachusetts 02360

508-209-2200

Myopia Hunt Club

Myopia Hunt Club Golf Course

Architected by Herbert Leeds in 1894, Myopia Hunt Club is one of the highest rated courses in Massachusetts.  The private 18 hole par 72 course is rated at 73.2 and has a slope of 135.  At just 6539 yards, this course is one of the more manageable courses we’ve reviewed in the Northeast. For more golf course reviews, see our article on the best golf courses in the US.

Myopia Hunt Club

435 Bay Road

Hamilton, Massachusetts 01982

978-468-4433

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