For active adults looking to hone their golf game, there’s no place like Dallas. The Texas city boasts more than 200 courses for golfers of all levels, but active adults can often play the best golf right in their own 55+ community. Here’s a look at five popular 55+ golf course communities in the Dallas area.
Low $300s - Mid $400s
Residents at The Retreat at Craig Ranch in McKinney enjoy access to the TPC Craig Ranch Golf Course, a par-72 course that includes a short game practice area, a dual-ended driving range, and putting greens. The course beautifully enhances the community’s natural surroundings while challenging players of all levels. Homeowners can also take advantage of the 75,000-square-foot Cooper Aerobics and Fitness Center.
Mid $300s - Mid $600s
Situated along the sparkling waters of Lake Lewisville, Waterford Point at The Tribute is home to The Tribute Golf Club, which provides golf enthusiasts two on-site golf courses for easy access to their favorite sport. This relaxed, resort-style community will contain 417 single-family homes upon completion. Residents can relax at the outdoor infinity pool overlooking the lake or take a vigorous stroll through the neighborhood’s 6.7 miles of walking and biking trails.
Mid $200s - High $600s
Golfers of all levels will enjoy Heritage Ranch in Fairview. This 55+ community boasts a beautiful golf course featuring a wide driving range, putting green, chipping area, and sand trap area. Residents and guests can enhance their experience at the professionally staffed golf shop. Active adults can pursue all their favorite activities at Heritage Ranch; an on-site activities director plans a variety of classes, trips, and activities that cater to all interests.
High $200s - High $800s
Just 30 miles north of Dallas, Frisco Lakes in the desirable city of Frisco is home to the highly acclaimed 18-hole Frisco Lakes Golf Club. Designed by Gary Stephenson Golf Design, the par-72 course winds through the 55+ community and features some holes tucked along the shores of Lake Lewisville. Residents can take advantage of discounted green fees and preferred tee times. Frisco Lakes also boasts a 28,000-square-foot Village Center and Sports Complex for plenty of opportunities to stay physically and socially active.
Mid $200s - High $700s
Soon to become one of Texas’ largest 55+ communities, Robson Ranch in Denton is home to the 18-hole, par-72 Wildhorse Golf Club. Designed by noted golf course architect Gary Stephenson, the course features multiple tee placements, strategically placed bunkers, and spectacular landscaping that adds to the entire experience. Residents can also enjoy other world-class amenities such as a woodworking shop and ceramics studio.