Palmer at Saddlebrook Golf & Tennis Resort: #4Palmer Course at Saddlebrook Resort

Palmer Course at Saddlebrook Resort
5700 Saddlebrook Way
Wesley Chapel, Florida 33543
Pasco County

Phone(s): (800) 729-8383, (813) 973-1111
Fax: (813) 907-4504

The Palmer Course is one of two championship designs at Saddlebrook Resort, located about 30 minutes north of Tampa. The 18-hole, par-71 layout -- designed by Arnold Palmer -- is more open than its sister golf course, the Saddlebrook, but the Tif-Eagle greens on the Palmer are smaller, more undulating and very tricky. The Palmer, which plays 6,641 yards from the back, has several elevated tees, so the course appears wide open, but the many lakes, streams and ponds present a challenge. The first tee is located right at the center of the resort, adjacent to guest rooms, restaurants and shops.

Palmer Course at Saddlebrook Resort
4.5 stars out of 5 (based on 1 reviews)
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A view of green #5 at Palmer from Saddlebrook Golf & Tennis ResortA view of the 4th hole at Palmer from Saddlebrook Golf & Tennis Resort

Golf course details

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Arnold Palmer, Ed Seay
  • Public/Private: Resort
  • Year opened: 1982
  • Golf Season: Year round
  • Guest Policy: Open
  • Tee times welcomed: Yes
  • Fairways: Bermuda Grass
  • Greens: Tifdwarf Grass


  • Pro in house: Yes
  • Driving range: Yes
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes - included in green fees

Green fees price ranges

Course policies

  • Metal spikes allowed: No
  • Dress code:
  • Credit cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed

Length, slope and rating for each tee

Tee Par Yardage Slope Rating
White 71 6044 130 69.7
Gold 71 5345 112 66.9
Blue 71 6641 138 72.9
Red (W) 71 5187 124 70.4

Reader Ratings / Reviews

  • Palmer Course at Saddlebrook Resort
    4.5 stars out of 5
    by Glen Eskedal
    on April 18th, 2012 05:50
    Excellent course.
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