If you’re a golfer, you know how exciting it is to try out a new course. And here in the Endless Mountains, a game of golf is the perfect way to challenge your skills and soak up the surrounding beauty. Spend your day on the course and then come back to Hotel Anthracite for a cocktail in our outdoor courtyard. Take a little time for yourself and relax on the greens with a round of golf at one of these golf courses near Carbondale.
When your travels bring you to Carbondale for work or for play, don’t forget to download our free Northeastern Pennsylvania Destination Guide. Having this free guide on hand will make planning your stay a breeze. From golf courses near Carbondale to upcoming events and live music, our guide is filled with great information you’ll need when you visit.
These 5 Golf Courses Near Carbondale Are Worth Playing
Scranton Municipal Golf Course
The Scranton Muni Golf Course has been welcoming golfers since 1960. Tee times are taken on the weekends but walk-ons are welcome during the week, except during their league play which runs from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Rates for play Monday through Friday are $27.50 for 18 holes, which includes cart rental. After a round of golf, head to Putter’s Pub for bar food like wings, chicken tenders, burgers, and pizza. The Pub is open at 10:00 am.
Paupack Hills Golf Club
Paupack Hills Golf Club in Greentown, PA, is just 24 miles from Carbondale. This Tom Fazio designed course is open 7 days a week in season and can be found in the Tanglwood Lakes Community. The course is beautiful and boasts lovely views of Lake Wallenpaupack. Grab a drink after the game at the club’s Sandwedge Lounge. The lounge is also a great spot to have a bite. They offer special nights including burger night and wings night.
Panorama Golf Course
The Panorama Golf Course is set on 160 acres in Clifford Township, PA. This is one of the longest courses in Pennsylvania and has been welcoming players since its opening in 1964. The course is open from March to November and is home to a Pro Shop and a banquet room. Rates start at just $12.00 for 9 holes (walking). Cart rentals can be added for a small fee. There are special rates during weekends and discounts for seniors.
Mountain Laurel Golf Club
Both beginners and skilled golfers will love the spacious fairways at Mountain Laurel Golf Club. This course is less than an hour from Carbondale in White Haven, PA. The course is a unique spot to play with its scenic holes and elevation changes. Weekday rates for the club are $42.50. Rates after 2:00 pm drop to $30.00 per person and include cart rental. Players 12 and under can take advantage of their junior rate which is $15.00 for 18 holes. For dinner and a drink with a view of the course, stop by Jack’s Grille and Banquet Facility. After dinner, sip cocktails on the outdoor patio by the fireplace.
Blue Ridge Trail Golf Club
Mountaintop, PA, is home to Blue Ridge Trail Golf Club. This 27-hole championship course is only 45 minutes from Carbondale. This course is great for beginners and pros, with 5 sets of tees and no parallel fairways. Many players like this course because it has a private feel but it is open to the public. The course is $24.00 for 9 holes and $39.00 for 18 holes. Their twilight special runs after 3:00 pm for $25.00. Be sure to ask about their senior discount and Ladies Day on Thursdays.
Start Planning Your Getaway to Hotel Anthracite in Carbondale
When you come to Carbondale to play at one of these courses, you’ll need a relaxing place to rest at the end of the day. Hotel Anthracite is a modern hotel with 61 guest rooms, a fine dining steakhouse, a café, and live entertainment to enjoy during your stay. Because our location is close to many local restaurants, parks, and golf courses to play, you won’t be far from all of the attractions the area has to offer.
If you are traveling for business, we are an ideal accommodation. Hotel Anthracite offers a variety of meeting spaces, free Wi-Fi, smart TVs, discounted room blocks and delicious cuisine. We also have an onsite gym, access to a nearby pool, and free parking.
Contact us for more information. We can’t wait to welcome you.