Starfire Golf Club 18 Holes
Starfire Golf Course, situated in Scottsdale, Arizona, is a renowned golfing destination that has been a staple of the local golfing community for decades. Known for its three distinct nines, well-maintained fairways, and commitment to providing an enjoyable golf experience, Starfire Golf in Scottsdale offers a versatile and welcoming environment for players of all skill levels.
Starfire Golf Course has a rich history and has undergone several enhancements over the years. Designed by Arnold Palmer, the course features three nine-hole layouts: the Squire, the King, and the Hawk. This configuration allows for a variety of playing options, ensuring that golfers can enjoy a diverse and memorable round of golf each time they visit.
The Squire nine is characterized by its narrower fairways and more traditional layout, while the King nine offers wider fairways and strategic bunkering. The Hawk nine features stunning water features and picturesque landscaping that adds both beauty and challenge to the course. The flexibility to mix and match these nines provides a unique and customizable golfing experience for players.
Starfire Golf in Scottsdale places an emphasis on strategy and precision. Golfers will encounter well-placed bunkers, water hazards, and undulating greens that require careful shot planning and skillful execution. The course offers players the opportunity to work on their short game, approach shots, and putting, making it an excellent venue for skill development.
The course’s scenic beauty is enhanced by the picturesque views of the surrounding McDowell Mountains and the lush Sonoran Desert landscape. These views create a tranquil and inviting backdrop that adds to the overall enjoyment of the round.
Starfire Golf Club is committed to providing an excellent golfing experience beyond the course itself. The clubhouse offers amenities for pre-round preparation, post-game relaxation, and dining. The pro shop provides a range of golf equipment, apparel, and accessories to cater to the needs of golfers. Additionally, the practice facilities, including a driving range and putting greens, allow players to warm up and refine their skills.
1-10 Course Rating by Meridian’s Golf Specialists: 6
Credit cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX
Dress Code: Collared shirt required, no denim
Practice Facilities: Driving range, putting green, and chipping green
19th Hole: The StarFire Grille
Recommended Handicap: Anyone with over a 2 handicap can enjoy the course. It is very playable and women-friendly. With 4 tee boxes, none of which plays very long, even very high handicap players can enjoy this course.
Drive: Starfire Golf Club is about a 5-minute drive from Meridian CondoResorts.