There are 6 golf courses in Saint Petersburg, Florida and 3 are municipal courses. There are also another 42 golf courses within 20 miles of Saint Petersburg, including 18 public, 7 municipal and 17 private courses.
The oldest course in the Saint Petersburg area is the Clearwater Country Club which was designed by Herbert Strong and opened in 1921.
The longest course is Bayou Club, which is 7,085 yards. Isla Del Sol Yacht & Country Club is rated the best course near Saint Petersburg.