Tiger Woods and the remainder of the arena’s easiest are busy taking up Riviera Nation Membership at this week’s Genesis Invitational, but when gazing them has you craving to your personal spin round Riviera, I’m sorry to must be the only to inform you that the path is super-exclusive and personal, so until you have got a connection, a tee time shall be laborious to come back by way of.

The excellent news? The larger Los Angeles space is brim-full of serious, publicly obtainable golfing — together with 3 lessons which can be ranked in GOLF’s Best 100 You Can Play. Right here’s spend an extended and enjoyable SoCal weekend enjoying them for not up to $2,000.

AIRFARE: ~$315

Flying into LAX is splendidly handy from maximum primary towns within the nation, so you might be just about assured an instantaneous flight. Past due March may be a good time for some smokin’ offers on airfare — no less than from some primary airports.

From JFK, I discovered a continuous, round-trip, long-weekend itinerary for the ultra-low value of $260, and most effective $271 from BOS. Chicago’s ORD was once inexplicably pricier at $390 (all costs by way of Expedia).



Los Angeles is a spot the place having your individual automobile is useful, and because you’ll be doing a good bit of using in this day trip, I like to recommend renting as a substitute of Ubering, simply to simplify issues.

A midsize automobile from U-Save will also be had for as little as $252 for an extended weekend (value by way of Expedia). Cut up that during part along with your commute good friend, and that’s most effective $126 during your day trip.

TOTAL SPEND: $315 + $126 = $441

LODGING: $545.03

For this three-course itinerary the place the lessons are separated by way of about 100 miles, I believe staying in Santa Monica makes essentially the most sense. It’s beachy, stylish, not up to 10 miles from LAX and provides the most efficient using distance to each and every of your lessons. Sure, visitors could be a bugaboo, however that is LA! Plan accordingly as easiest you’ll be able to.

I don’t have a lot private revel in staying in Santa Monica, however one among Expedia’s top-rated motels is the Ambrose, which is to be had for $288 according to evening for a room with two beds, for a complete value of $1,090.05 while you come with taxes and charges. That implies it’s most effective $545.03 when break up in part!

TOTAL SPEND: $441 + $545.03 = $986.03


Now let’s get to the mind-blowing golfing itinerary. On Day 1, mission 55 miles south to the magnificent Pelican Hill Golfing Membership in Newport Coast, ranked No. 89 on GOLF‘s most up-to-date listing of the Best 100 Classes You Can Play. At $295 according to individual, it’s now not affordable, however it’s fabulous.

On Day 2, head 45 miles north to Rustic Canyon in Moorpark. The $69 inexperienced price is an absolute thieve for a path ranked No. 95 on our listing.

In spite of everything, to your 3rd and ultimate around, pressure 34 miles south to scenic Rancho Palos Verdes for a around at Trump Nationwide Golfing Membership Los Angeles, ranked N0. 27 at the listing, the place the common weekend inexperienced price is round $230 according to individual.


TOTAL SPEND: $986.03 + $594 = $1,580.03

DINING: $340

I understand that is LA, and not anything is strictly budget-friendly, however attempt to stick with the next breakdown to keep away from blowing an excessive amount of money.

Arrival dinner: $50

Day 1 golfing path lunch: $30

Day 1 dinner: $50

Day 2 golfing path lunch: $30

Day 2 dinner: $50

Day three golfing path lunch: $30

Miscellaneous breakfasts and snacks: $100


TOTAL SPEND: $1,580.03 + $340 = $1,920.03

And there you have got it! Airfare, apartment automobile, 3 nights in a top-rated lodge in Santa Monica and 3 rounds of golfing at Best 100-ranked lessons, considering below $2,000! Able to ebook? Glad travels!

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