Friendship Creek is Perfect for Golf Lovers
July 17, 2023
There are so many fun things to do around the Bethany Beach area, and a move to our Friendship Creek community makes it possible to enjoy it all! McKee Builders is featuring some of our best, award-winning floor plans here with our well-known quality craftsmanship exhibited in every one of the 133 new townhomes we’re building. Friendship Creek has something for everyone, including community amenities like a pool, dog park, and of course, access to the beautiful Delaware beaches. Something else to love about its location is the proximity to a range of golf courses. Get your caddies ready and check out a few of them below!
Top Golf Courses in the Bethany Beach Area
The Salt Pond Golf Club | Bethany Beach, DE
This public course is located just 3 miles from the historic landmark the Totem Pole. It features an 18-hole mid-length course with scenic woodland and pond views. The course is meticulously maintained for an enjoyable golfing experience. You can take lessons with professional trainers, join varying groups, and have access to Birdies Snack Bar at the ninth green with a long list of grab-n-go refreshments.
Bear Trap Dunes | Ocean View, DE
Included in the “Top Five Best Courses You Can Play in Delaware” by Golf Week, you’ll definitely want to check out the courses at Bear Trap Dunes. This golf club welcomes golfers of all skill levels to try one or all of their courses. There are three distinct sections equalling 27 holes, the Kodiak, Black Bear, and Grizzly, each featuring varying yards up to 3,460. They’re set on coastal terrain and sand dunes, hence the name, and designed by Rick Jacobson.
Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club | Dagsboro, DE
Cripple Creek is a private golf course club where it’s all about lifestyle. The club has an intriguing history that established the close-knit community feel and excellent course architecture. The front nine opened in 1984 and the back nine opened in 1986 with the original idea starting in 1982. Situated on the Indian River Bay, the unique golf course features a natural blend of turf, topography, marshlands, trees, and beautiful water vistas. There are also many amenities to take advantage of with your membership like a saltwater pool, bocce ball court, social events, and more.
The Peninsula on the Indian River Bay Golf Club | Millsboro, DE
Another private, resort course along the Indian River Bay worth becoming a member of is the Peninsula on the Indian River Bay Golf Club. This gated course has a Jack Nicklaus Signature designed course constructed to respect mother nature. Its 18-hole, 7,200-yard, par 72 venue is a masterpiece that caters to a range of players. You can also take advantage of a range of amenities, including leagues, a professionally-designed racquet club, fitness facilities, private lessons and clinic, and so much more.
Baywood Greens | Long Neck, DE
Last, but not least is the public course Baywood Greens. This 18-hole course includes 6,983 yards of play with beautiful lush landscaping and brick walkways. It boasts a great location near marinas, beaches, shopping, and restaurants. You can choose between two courses, the Woodside Course and the Waterside Course, each showing off distinct visual appeal. Whether a beginner or pro, Baywood Greens offers a fun, challenging golfing experience.
Check Out Our Newest Community Near Bethany Beach
Friendship Creek isn’t just perfect for golfers. It’s an overall wonderful place to live for anyone looking for a fresh start in a new home near the Delaware coast. There are many other things to do near Friendship Creek we’re sure you’ll love. Come check out the stunning townhomes available here and contact us if you have any questions!