Hawaii Golf Courses: Best Public Golf Courses 2016

August 18, 2016

Every two years, GOLF puts together the best of the best when it comes to golf courses you can play. Sure, you can’t get on to Augusta National or Pine Valley, but you still have access to some of the best courses in the world like Pebble Beach, Bandon Dunes, Harbour Town, Erin Hills and more. Some of these gems are closer to you than you think, too, and we made it easy for you by breaking it down state by state. If you want the complete rankings of the Top 100 Courses You Can Play, click here.


1. Kapalua (Plantation), Maui

2. Mauna Kea, Big Island

3. Manele, Lanai

4. Princeville Makai, Kauai

5. Wailea (Gold), Maui

6. Four Seasons Hualalai (Nicklaus), Big Island

7. Poipu Bay, Kauai

8. Wailea (Emerald), Maui

9. Hokuala (Ocean), Kauai

10. Turtle Bay (Palmer), Oahu

11. Mauna Lani (North), Big Island

12. Mauna Lani (South), Big Island

13. Ko’olau, Oahu

14. Puakea, Kauai

15. Kapalua (Bay), Maui

16. Waikoloa (Kings), Big Island

17. Kaanapali (Royal), Maui

18. Hapuna, Big Island

19. Ko Olina, Oahu

20. Kahili, Maui