Golf & Tennis
9 Surrounding Southwest Florida Golf Courses
To swing a club instead of a racquet, Palm Island Resort is conveniently located to 9 golf courses within 25 minutes from the Resort. Challenging play is unlimited should you wish to travel further for PGA Tournament courses open to the public in Sarasota.
NEARBY GOLF COURSES that we suggest, include:
- Riverwood Golf Club (which is rated 4½ stars by Golf Digest)
- Rotonda’s Hills
- The Palms
- Long Marsh Golf Course
- Pinemoor Course
- The Links(18 Hole Executive Course)
- Boca Royale Golf & Country Club
Executive length courses include both Rotunda’s The Links course and Oyster Creek.
For more information please contact our Activities Coordinator.
11 Private Tennis Courts at Palm Island Resort
Palm Island Resort Tennis Professional Art Santos is a tennis veteran professional with Peter Burwash International for 37 years and is a certified USPTA Elite Professional. Originally from Hawaii, Art is a graduate of the University of Hawaii at Hilo, where he played the number one position and was the Hawaii State of Collegiate Champion in singles and doubles. In 2014, he was inducted to the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame for his tennis accomplishments. Since joining PBI, Art has managed tennis programs in Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and the Caribbean, as well as in the United States. He also has been a major performer in the PBI Tennis Show, which has performed in 95 countries. For additional information to serve your tennis needs, contact Art at 941-662-0546 or by email at Art.Santos@pbitennis.com .
RESORT TENNIS PROGRAM is under the direction of Peter Burwash International that includes unlimited complimentary play, a complimentary round robin every Saturday and affordable clinics for both adults and juniors of all ages. Private and Semi-private lessons are available as well as creating a tennis package to your liking.