Sandestin's Baytowne Golf Club Top Ranked Family Friendly Course

Jun 23, 2010, 09:59 ET from Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

Certified as the Top Ranked Family Friendly Course on the Coast

DESTIN, FL, June 23 /PRNewswire/ - Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort's Baytowne Golf Club is the top ranked U.S. Kids Golf Family Friendly Course on Florida's Emerald Coast. The course offers regulation junior tees, making it an enjoyable and memorable experience for people of all ages.

A top rated course by Golf Digest Magazine, The Baytowne Golf Club at Sandestin offers five sets of tees ranging from 3000 yards to 6800 yards. The junior tees at Baytowne give young golfers the opportunity to play the same course with more experienced family members or friends.

With greens that take guests from the beach to the bay combined with the best elevation changes in the area, Baytowne provides a unique playing opportunity for all skill and age levels. Offering the same par 71 course, the junior tees vary in distance from 68 to 283 yards for a total playing length of 3002 yards. Children also receive their own junior-friendly yardage books and score cards to help manage their game.

Another attractive feature of the Sandestin Junior Golf Program is that children play free with a paid adult after 12 noon. Tee times can be made by calling 850.267.8155 or online at

For those wishing to hone their game, hourly private lessons or package format lessons, clinics, and junior programs are available year round. For details and information about lessons call 850-267-8156.

Sandestin is a favorite family destination because of all it has to offer. For example, The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin presents its upcoming annual Red, White and Baytowne 4th of July celebration. The entire family can enjoy fun in the sun plus complimentary events and activities during the day, and an evening that lights up the sky with fireworks. Discounted packages and deals are available by calling 1-877-870-5915.

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort Florida offers the most complete resort experience in North America. Sandestin Beach Resort in Florida is a 2,400-acre destination for all seasons and for all ages, located on Northwest Florida's Emerald Coast, an area recognized as one of the top 2010 destinations in the world by Frommer's. The resort invites guests to enter a world of 30 charming neighborhoods from the beach to the bay with 1,500 villas, town homes and a wide variety of hotel accommodations. A member of Beaches of South Walton, Sandestin features four championship golf courses, 15 world-class tennis courts, 19 swimming pools, a 98-slip marina, a fitness center and spa, and The Village of Baytowne Wharf, a pedestrian village featuring boutique shops, casual and fine dining restaurants and nightlife.

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