Top 10 U.S. golf resorts

See the game's greatest U.S. destinations--from Hawaii to Florida--as chosen by Travel & Leisure's discriminating readers.

9. Boulders Resort & Golden Door Spa
9. Boulders Resort & Golden Door Spa
34631 North Tom Darlington Drive
Carefree, Arizona 85377
800/553-1717 or 480/488-9009

The 36 holes at this resort north of Phoenix thread through an otherworldly landscape of high desert and granite boulders. Among them are two seminal Jay Morrish layouts that helped popularize target golf. Up for a challenge? Play the South course.

Pinehurst Resort

Kiawah Island Golf Resort

Pebble Beach Resorts

Kapalua Resort

Bandon Dunes Golf Resort

Princeville Resort

Doral Golf Resort & Spa

Four Seasons Scottsdale

Boulders Resort

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