There are 29 golf courses in Sarasota, Florida and 3 are municipal courses. There are also another 60 golf courses within 20 miles of Sarasota, including 34 public, 2 municipal, 2 PL and 22 private courses.
The oldest course in the Sarasota area is the Bobby Jones Golf Club which was designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA/(R) Ron Garl and opened in 1927.
The longest course is The Concession Golf Club, which is 7,470 yards. The Palms Golf Club At Forest Lakes is rated the best course near Sarasota.