There is 1 golf course in Newport, Rhode Island and 0 are municipal courses. There are also another 38 golf courses within 20 miles of Newport, including 24 public, 2 municipal, 1 PL and 11 private courses.
The oldest course in the Newport area is the Newport Country Club which was designed by William F. Davis/(R) A.W. Tillinghast and opened in 1893.
The longest course is Newport National Golf Club, which is 7,244 yards. Potowomut Golf Club is rated the best course near Newport. The following courses have won various awards: Newport Country Club, Newport National Golf Club, The Aquidneck Club, Montaup Country Club, Exeter Country Club, Rhode Island Country Club, Metacomet Golf Club.