Located minutes from the white sandy beaches of Panama City Beach, Florida, Bay Point Golf Club at Sheraton Bay Point Resort has long been recognized as one of Florida’s most popular and respected golf destinations. Sheraton Bay Point Resort, which is nestled on an 1,100 acre wildlife sanctuary, offers a premium golf experience on two championship golf courses – the Nicklaus Course and the Meadows Course. Home to the only Golfboards on the Emerald Coast. Bay Point offers a unique experience to all golfers.
The Nicklaus Design Course is truly of epic proportion. It measures more than 7,000 yards with a slope rating of 143 and a course rating of 75.3. The layout lends itself for a truly memorable round, regardless of skill level. It plays along the natural terrain of majestic scrub oaks, towering Florida pine trees, sandy-white waste areas and salt-water marshes. The Nicklaus in continually ranked amongst the top golf courses in Northwest Florida. It has been host to prestigious events such as USGA, US Open Qualifiers, and has one Best of Bay two years running.
The Meadows Course at Bay Point is the kind of golf course members enjoy playing day after day and visitors return to year after year. Its occasionally tight fairways, numerous bunkers and lakes provide an ever-changing set of challenges. Boasting 6,913 yards, it has the length to test the best golfer's distance. Even its advanced tees offer challenge as seen in handicap ratings which range from a 73 at the Ladies' Tees to a 73.3 at the Championship tees.
Both courses offer a unique experience and offer plenty of challenge. Both courses are in consistent demand for length, accuracy and playing strategy.