Perfect your golf swing at these courses near Edison Riverside apartments

There are so many incredible perks when it comes to living in the gorgeous city of Austin. Amazing food, fantastic culture, and recreation galore—including golf. Golfers that live at our Riverside apartments will absolutely love knowing that your just a short drive away from some of the city’s finest golf courses and golf clubs. Here are some of the best golf courses near Edison Riverside.


Onion Creek Club

Less than ten miles from our luxury apartments in Riverside is Onion Creek Club. So much more than just a golf course, this treasure in the heart of Texas is Austin’s most historic golf club. Founded in 1974 by three-time Masters Champion, Jimmy Demaret, the stunning course is challenging yet approachable, making it perfect for beginners to pros alike. The club also offers tennis programs, access to the pool, fitness center, and more. Learn more about memberships, the club, course, and more on the Onion Creek Club website.


Riverside Golf Course

“Magnificent, superb amenities, outstanding service” is what they boast on the homepage of the Riverside Golf Course. Austin golf legends Ben Crenshaw and Tom Kite once perfected their game at this gorgeous course. Open since 1949, expect to find great course conditions on fairways lined with maples, oaks, and pecans. Walkers and walkups are always welcome at this public course. After playing a round, head over to the Blue In Green Grill & Watering Hole for a drink and a bite to eat. Book tee times and learn more about the facilities on the Riverside Golf Course website.


Roy Kizer Course

Utilizing a links-style layout spanning across 200 acres, the Roy Kizer Course is just a ten-minute drive from our Riverside apartments. With 22 acres of wetlands and 35 acres of lakes, the course is home to some incredible waterfowl and offers a landscape that’s challenging for golfers of all skill levels. Book your tee time, view fees, and more on the Roy Kizer Golf Course website.


Morris Williams Course

Opened in 1964 as Austin’s 3rd public course, the Morris Williams Golf Course was designed by Leon Howard, featuring elevated, contoured greens and rolling terrain. Course fees range from $16 to $37 depending on your age, day, and time of your tee time. Learn more about this gorgeous course on the Morris Williams Golf Course website.


Grey Rock Golf Club

Boasting 160 acres of stately oaks and majestic views, the Grey Rock Golf Club is less than 20 minutes from our East Riverside apartments. This tricky but fun course has some tough holes, particularly number seven, “a par-5 that plays 542 yards from the back tees and 439 from the front tees.” The club also offers tennis facilities, a clubhouse, pro shop, leagues, and more. Learn more on the Grey Rock Golf Club website.


Jimmy Clay Course

Opened in 1974, the Jimmy Clay Golf Course “plays 6,918 yards through traditional tree-lined fairways and elevated open greens.” In fact, this course became part of a 36-hole complex in conjunction with the Roy Kizer Golf Course, making up one of the finest and diverse 36-hole public complexes in the region. Learn about reservations and tee ties on the Jimmy Clay Golf Course website.


Before playing your next round, stop by Edison Riverside today to tour our impressive property and luxurious floor plans.

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