Mini Golf is big fun in The Palm Beaches
In a land where golf is a way of life, putt-putt is a way to have fun
The Palm Beaches is perfect for people passionate about golf, and it’s easy to see why. No matter where you are, one of the area’s 160 golf courses can’t be too far away – after all, The Palm Beaches are known as Florida’s Golf Capital®. But what if you’re not serious about your game? What if you want to just have some relaxing fun with family? Mini or Putt-Putt golf is just what the doctor ordered.
Here’s a list of some top-notch miniature golf courses designed to entertain the whole family.
This tropical fishing village-themed, 36-hole miniature golf course features dramatic sea life sculptures, boats, waterfalls and more. In addition to golf, visitors can sample burgers and milkshakes. Premium local craft beers are always on draft to satisfy any thirsty golfer.
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium – West Palm Beach, Fla.
Full of educational exhibits, a planetarium, and interactive learning activities many visitors are surprised to learn that there’s a great mini-golf course there, too! The Conservation Course is an 18-hole miniature course designed by Jim Fazio and Gary Nicklaus, located in the Science Center's beautiful butterfly garden. In concert with the Science Center’s mission to “open every mind to science,” the Conservation Course educates guests about natural Florida habitats, specifically the Everglades, since each hole is named for animals or plants indigenous to South Florida. Players of all ages can enjoy the course and its babbling brooks, butterfly gardens and lush green landscape. A golf experience unlike any other!
Adventure Mini Golf – Lake Worth, Fla.
This long-time local fixture been around for years, and its well-maintained greens and great game play make it a popular destination. It is all about the game here, with two courses and few visual distractions, so return trips are in order!
Putt’n Around Mini Golf and Sports Bar – Delray Beach, Fla.
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Located near Downtown Delray Beach, the facility boasts two distinctly themed state-of-the-art courses. One is ocean-themed, with bronze statues and waterfalls, and the other pays homage to the Florida Everglades, with gators and many wild birds. Food choices include pizza, burgers and hot dogs. Adults can sample cold beer and wine.
Boomers! Boca Raton – Boca Raton, Fla.
Part of a larger amusement complex, the champion miniature golf courses at Boomers! Boca Raton are set up for players of all ages. You’ll find a touch of whimsy on these courses, with windmills and water features at every turn. Hot dogs and pizza are available, as is a wide choice of other family amusements.
Mini-golf is a fun way to make family memories. Visitors of all ages can enjoy friendly competition on these mini-golf courses, no matter where they decide to visit or reside while in The Palm Beaches. Make them part of your time in The Palm Beaches.
For more ideas on where to practice your swing, click here to see our complete list of golf experiences in The Palm Beaches.