Plantation on Crystal River, Championship Course along with a full-service marina, world-class spa, and a location for nature lovers the world over, Plantation on Crystal River also delivers 27-holes of magnificent golf action. As one of the premier spots for golf among Central Florida resorts, the resort features a challenging 18-hole Championship Course and the 9-hole Lagoons Course initially designed by famous course architect Mark Mahannah, Sr. in 1958.
Mahannah created the rewarding 6,477-yard Championship Course in the traditional “Florida” style with a variety of water on sixteen of the layout's holes. 53 strategically placed bunkers, along with challenging fairways lined by mature emerald pine and oak trees native to the region are the defining characteristics of this championship routing.
The Plantation on Crystal River, Championship Course also features fourteen different bird species, including bald eagles. Plantation Golf Club also takes pride following the PGA's new guidance of reducing timelines of rounds to under four hours. Regular games at the Plantation average three and one-half hours. The golf course also hosts several golf tournaments throughout the year.
Plantation on Crystal River is all about fun! After guests dry off from a swim with the Manatee, they can head to the activities lawn for a game of horseshoes, shuffleboard, or croquet. The resort also offers a fitness center, heated outdoor lagoon pool, hot tub, tennis, swimming pool, and live entertainment. There is also a giant chessboard and Tiki Bar at the resort. Guests and members can also use the driving range, putting green, pitching, and chipping area at the course.
Aside from the golf course, Plantation on Crystal River offers its Plantation Adventure Center, where resort guests can explore over 40 different springs and catch a snapper, snook, redfish, or scallops, as well as enjoy boating excursions and plenty of watersports.
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Plantation Inn and Golf Resort is a 50-year-old, 232-acre eco-friendly resort that offers comfortable accommodations, a full-service spa, and is surrounded by the natural springs of Kings Bay. Surrounding this hotel are single-family homes, golf villas, condominiums, waterfront homes, some with acre lots, that may range in size from 825-square feet to 4,496-square feet of...