A List of the Best Northeast Ohio Golf Courses

Many know Northeast Ohio for its vineyards, wineries, and stunning views of Lake Erie, but golfers know the region for its spectacular public golf courses. Whether you are a seasoned player or a novice, the golf courses in Northeast Ohio offer amazing variety. Read on to discover five great places to enjoy your favorite sport!

Get back into the swing of things with a trip to these terrific Northeast Ohio golf courses! Afterward, take advantage of everything else that the area offers. For recommendations on restaurants, spas, and everything you need to plan the ultimate golf getaway, download our free Geneva-on-the-Lake Vacation Guide. Our locally crafted guide will cut your planning time in half!

4 of the Best Public Golf Courses in Northeast Ohio

1. The Geneva-on-the-Lake Golf Course

Located on the shores of Lake Erie, sculpted wooded landscapes surround the Geneva-on-the-Lake Golf Course. It first opened its doors in 1927, and although it is the oldest golf course in Geneva-on-the-Lake, it remains one of the best! With a slope rating of 118, rolling hills, and beautiful trees, Geneva-on-the-Lake Golf Course offers something for players of all skill levels. It is an 18-hole course which features 6,569 yards for a par of 72. Specials are available on the Geneva-on-the-Lake Golf Course website.

Book your tee time at Geneva-on-the-Lake Golf Course.

2. Hemlock Springs Golf Club

Hemlock Springs is a stunning course nestled in the rolling vineyards and covered bridges of Ashtabula County. This championship golf course has served the Ashtabula community with exceptional golf for more than 50 years! Hemlock Springs Golf Club offers 6,812 yards for a par of 72.

Book your tee time at Hemlock Springs Golf Club.

3. Chapel Hills Golf Course

Chapel Hills Golf Course is another fun golf course located in Ashtabula County. Much like Geneva-on-the-Lake Golf Course, Chapel Hills is great for players of all skill levels. Here, you will enjoy some of the best greens in the area along with a beautiful clubhouse and wooded landscapes. If playing from the back tees, this course spans 6,038 yards. The best part of all? Weekend, weekday, and seasonal specials are always available!

Book your tee time at Chapel Hills Golf Course.

4. Tanglewood Club

Are you looking for your next challenge? We know where you can find it! Located in the rolling hills of The Tanglewood Lake Development in Chagrin Falls, Tanglewood Club is hands-down one of the best public courses in the Cleveland area. This public championship golf course offers players the opportunity to walk in the footsteps of golf legends, as it is has played host to multiple professional PGA and LPGA tour events. If you are planning a trip to Tanglewood, be sure to take advantage of their seasonal golf specials.

Book your tee time at Tanglewood Club.

Where to Stay

Situated on the coast of the beautiful Lake Erie, The Lakehouse Inn & Winery is only minutes away from some of the best golf courses, spas, and wineries in Northeast Ohio. Unwind with a glass of wine on our lakefront patio, and indulge in our luxurious spa services. A deep-tissue or relaxation massage is the perfect compliment to a day well spent on the green! 

When you book a stay in any of our cozy accommodations, like our Traditional Queen Room, you can always look forward to the best packages, amenities, and top-notch service. Daily $2 wine tastings and a complimentary breakfast at Crosswinds Grille are always included with your stay. If you are ready to plan your next Geneva-on-the-Lake vacation, check our availability and book your stay today. We can’t wait to host you at The Lakehouse Inn & Winery!

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