There are 3 golf courses in Portsmouth, Rhode Island and 0 are municipal courses. There are also another 42 golf courses within 20 miles of Portsmouth, including 25 public, 2 municipal, 1 PL and 14 private courses.
The oldest course in the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth. The following courses have won various awards: The Aquidneck Club, Montaup Country Club, Newport National Golf Club, Newport Country Club, Rhode Island Country Club, Exeter Country Club, Metacomet Golf Club, Wannamoisett Country Club.