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About Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, California

Torrey Pines Municipal Golf Course is indeed a rare phenomenon as public golf courses go. The course has been known and recognized as one of the premier San Diego County golf courses for decades. Set on a hilltop above the La Jolla beaches and adjacent to the historic Torrey Pines Glider Port, there are 36 holes in two courses, a North Course and a South Course. Many holes feature stunning ocean views and the scent of sage and eucalyptus that grow in the area.

Re-designed with an extreme makeover in 2001, Rees Jones increased the length of the South Course, adding several fairway and green side bunkers. In addition to the course enhancements and superb setting in La Jolla, California, a premier vacation destination, The course enjoys two hotels, a Four Diamond Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines and a Five Diamond The Lodge at Torrey Pines, which also received an extreme makeover from the ground up around the time that the course was redesigned. As a result, this beach destination is truly a golf destination as well.

For those seeking to play the course, the prices reflect an affordable municipal course fee schedule. Torrey Pines Golf Course usually reaches capacity on a daily basis, but hotels at the golf course claim to guarantee tee times for their hotel guests, a bonus for your stay at these hotels. On warm, summer days, the golf course is a paradise for players who enjoy the temperate San Diego weather, some of the finest in the world. The land surrounding the course was dedicated as a state reserve that’s open to the public for hiking and exploring.

With San Diego’s great climate and hotels right at the course, an endless list of pro golfers and regular folks such as Hollywood actors have frequented this destination that only seems to become more popular as time passes.

11480 N Torrey Pines Rd
San Diego, CA 92037
(858) 581-7171
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La Jolla, US
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Nearby Beaches

Blacks Beach

0.9 miles away

Black’s Beach is a famous clothing-optional beach below a “gliderport” parking area on Torrey Pines Mesa. It’s a popular...

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South Blacks Beach

1.5 miles away

South Black’s Beach is a remote beach below high bluffs between La Jolla Shores and Black’s Beach. It’s a...

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