There are 3 golf courses in Costa Mesa, California and 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 61 golf courses within 20 miles of Costa Mesa, including 23 public, 17 municipal and 21 private courses.
The oldest course in the Costa Mesa area is the Recreation Park 9 Golf Course opened in 1925.
The longest course is Mission Viejo Country Club, which is 7,104 yards. Big Canyon Country Club is rated the best course near Costa Mesa. The following courses have won various awards: Pelican Hill Golf Club, Pelican Hill Golf Club, Shady Canyon Golf Club, Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club, Monarch Beach Golf Links, Black Gold Golf Club.