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The Crossings at Carlsbad, located just north of San Diego, is one of California's more ambitious municipal golf courses. It's one of the area's newest courses, opening in 2007, and is plotted out on 1,000 acres of very severe mountain landscape that features wetlands at its lower points. Brandon Tucker shows us more in this photo gallery.
Located in a sunny golf destination full of luxurious resorts, Aviara G.C. stands out in a big way. Though open to the public the Arnold Palmer design is part of the lavish Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, located just up the hill.
Work completed in 2011 has revived the Champions Course at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, California. Whether it leads to a return of the PGA Tour remains to be seen, but the changes have definitely upgraded the experience for members and resort guests.
Architects Steve Pate and Damian Pascuzzo renovated the Legends Course at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in 2013. The makeover redesigned and expanded 18 new bentgrass greens, rebuilt all the bunkers and reshaped tees, adding a fifth set.
The La Costa Resort and Spa boasts two solid 18-hole golf courses and a world-class tennis center. But the underlying mission at this playground for the rich and famous, it would seem, is well-being and relaxation. From the wellness center founded by physicians Deepak Chopra and David Simon, to the garden walkways, redesigned spa and many pools, La Costa is all about feeling good about you -- and loving it.
Carlsbad Golf CoursesGolf Advisor Senior Writer Mike Bailey got more than a golf tune-up during his recent trip to the La Costa Resort & Spa near San Diego; he had his golf game and life transformed.A new program at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa near San Diego covers all aspects of golf, including spirituality, fitness, nutrition and instruction.One of the most famous resorts in San Diego is Omni La Costa, which features 36 holes formerly host to the PGA Tour, spa and wellness options.