Golf Course Information
The Furnace Creek Golf Course at Death Valley offers great California desert resort golf, a unique golf vacation and an ideal winter getaway. At 214 feet below sea level, this 18-hole, par 70 course is also the world’s lowest elevation golf course. Palm and tamarisk trees frame the fairways and majestic mountains are visible from all areas of the course.
Rated one of “America’s 50 Toughest Courses” by Golf Digest, The Furnace Creek Golf Course at Death Valley offers golfers the chance to test their mettle against the low elevation, low barometric pressure, and perhaps even a coyote or two, that will make a golf ball dance in mysterious ways.
It’s one thing to play below par. It’s another thing to play 214 ft below sea level. Book a round at The Furnace Creek Golf Course at Death Valley today.
Course Dress Code
Men’s Dress Code
Collared or mock golf shirts required
Golf/dress pant/shorts only (no denim or swim wear)
Shorts must be Bermuda-length
Ladies’ Dress Code
Appropriate golf attire required (sleeveless shirts require collar)
Golf/dress pants/shorts only (no denim or swim wear)
Shorts/skirts/skorts must be of appropriate length
The Furnace Creek Golf Course at Death Valley is a soft spike facility (no metal spikes).
Golf Course Info
- Course: 18 Holes
- Course Type: Resort
- Architect: Perry Dye
- Opened: 1927
- Season: Year Round
- Head Pro: Jon Skaggs
Golf Course Stats
- Back Tees: 6236 Yards
- Back Slope: 121
Green Fees and Rates
18 Holes with Cart: $78.50
9 Holes with Cart: $40.00
(12pm or later through March 11th, 2pm or later March 12th through May 13th)$50.00 for up to 18-holes and $30.00 for up to 9-holes.
Call to inquire about Group, Tournament, Junior, Local & Military Rates.
Call (760) 786-3373 for more information.
Tee Times & Reservations
Call: 760-786-3373 or online.
Golf Course Amenities
Pro On Site:
Homes On Course:
Sprinkler Heads Marked
Golf Instruction and Lessons
Phil Mickelson Got His First Clubs Here, You Can Get Started Golfing Here Too!
With a PGA Golf Pro on site and lessons available, there are few more unique places to introduce your kids or significant other to the wonderful game of golf. Call the Pro Shop at 760-786-3373 for details on lessons and how to get your family involved.
Perfect for Golf Groups and Families Alike
Contact the golf course for upcoming events.
Till Death Valley Do Us Part
Death Valley is a perfect location for anyone willing to trade the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas for the glories of wide-open desert spaces with sparkling, star-filled skies.
The four-diamond Inn at Death Valley brings together the romance of Old California and the valley’s natural beauty. Take over our 66-room historic Inn, complete with its unique spaces which are fantastic for groups. From the classic pool to the lush spring-fed gardens to the roof-top terrace overlooking the valley, this venue is a vintage beauty.
Plan your wedding at our oasis, just two hours from Las Vegas, but a whole world apart. The resort, centered in the heart of the national park, presents a compelling contrast to the high volume mega-hotels on The Strip. Yet with easy access to the city before and after your special day, you can plan an unforgettable wedding that combines the best of both worlds.
Save 15% on accommodations and save 20% on golf! There's no
better place to plan an outing or get the most out of your golf vacation on our Perry Dye-designed course.
Restaurant and Dining Options:
Dining at Death Valley...
Experience the charm of fine dining in one of the world’s most remote settings at the Inn, or savor a hearty meal in a casual atmosphere at the Ranch. Satisfy your appetite in the elegant Inn Dining Room or the more family-friendly offerings at the Ranch. From mid-October to mid-May, golfers also have the option of dining at the 19th Hole, a unique, veranda-style bar and grill adjacent to the Golf Shop.
Please contact the property at (760) 786-2345 for seasonal hours of operation in all restaurants.
Onsite Spa Services
A stay at The Inn at Death Valley wouldn’t be complete without head-to-toe pampering at the hands of a classically trained masseuse in one of our brand new spa-rooms. Discover true relaxation as the stresses of life are worked away while you breathe in the scent of dates from just outside the window.
We offer a wide variety of body treatments plus specialty services such as reflexology, massages for mommies-to-be, hot stone massage, salt scrubs, and aromatherapy.
Rates and Fees
Please call the Spa at 775.977.3397 to get current rates, services description, and reserve your appointment. Advance reservations are recommended.
Hours and Dates of Operation
Offered throughout the year, seven days a week. Advance appointments are highly recommended.
Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for all services.
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