Broken into 13 regions, Golf Digest has selected the Best Golf Resorts in the Americas, naming 18 resorts that feature Nicklaus Design golf as an amenity. Many resorts selected in the list offer multiple courses, as well as fun, frolics and dazzling scenery. As a priority, accommodations must be comfortable, neither spartan nor gaudy, with service that doesn’t make visitors feel self-conscious.
La Quinta Resort & Club, La Quinta
Kiawah Island Golf Resort, Kiawah Island, S.C.
Montage Palmetto Bluff, Bluffton, S.C.
Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Hammock Beach, a Salamander Golf & Spa Resort, Palm Coast
PGA National Resort & Spa, Palm Beach Gardens
Reunion, a Salamander Golf & Spa Resort, Orlando
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Kailua-Kona
Four Seasons Resort Lanai, Lanai City
The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
Pronghorn Resort, Bend, Ore.
Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, Mo.
The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Reynolds Lake Oconee, Greensboro, Ga.
Cap Cana Resort, Dominican Republic
Cabo Del Sol, Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico
One & Only Palmilla, San Jose de Cabo, Baja California Sur, Mexico
Quivira Golf Club, Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico