Davidson Village Inn


6 of the Best Davidson, NC Golf Courses You Need to Experience

With hundreds of golf courses to choose from in North Carolina, Davidson offers some of the best around! Whether you’re looking to play a round of golf or just brushing up on your skills, there is something for every skill level at Davidson, NC area golf courses. With manicured lawns and championship style courses, set your tee time at one of the 6 best Davidson, NC golf courses.

In addition to great area golf courses, Davidson, NC has many wonderful activities to enjoy while visiting the area. Check out our Davidson, NC Vacation Guide while planning your visit to the area. You’ll read about great places to eat, shop, and learn about upcoming events and festivals. Most noteworthy, the guide is free and filled with great tips.

Mooresville Golf Club

Newly renovated with a unique look is the Mooresville Golf Club. Mooresville Golf Club is open to the public and can be found off Wilson Avenue on Golf Course Drive. Rates vary depending on the number of holes played either 9 or 18, age, and whether you will be walking the course or driving. Cart rentals are also available at the Club. Tee times can be booked 1 week in advance.

Mallard Head Country Club

Also found in Mooresville is the Mallard Head Country Club. The Club is currently closed for maintenance, however, they will reopen on July 1st. Golfing at Mallard Head Country Club is quite an experience. Golfers will love playing on the 6,900-yard championship course. The greens have been said to be some of the finest in North Carolina. They are open 7 days a week and tee times must be made in advance. Rates are very affordable at only $37.00 riding, weekdays for 18 holes.

Mooresville Golf Range

Though it’s not a full golf course, the Mooresville Golf Range is a great place to visit to help improve your golf skills. Mooresville Golf Range is home to a 3-hole course, driving range and a mini golf course. The driving range offers golfers the option to hit as few as 45 balls to as many as 135. Once you’ve got your swing perfected, head over to their par 3 course for a quick game. Kids can also get involved at their 18-hole mini golf course. For all your equipment needs, be sure to stop by the All-Star Golf shop for both new and used equipment.


Less than 10 miles from Davidson, you will find a 200-acre course of Crenshaw Bent grass greens at Birkdale Golf Club. This public golf course offers an 18-hole Arnold Palmer designed Championship golf course. The course, which is ranked as one of the top 5 public golf courses in the state, features elevation changes on their Bermuda fairways. For tee times, give them a call at 704-895-8038.


Also located in Huntersville, NC is NorthStone Country Club. This course was voted “Best Golf Course in Lake Norman” by Currents Magazine. Competitive and recreational players enjoy the multiple tee boxes on this P.B Dye signature course. NorthStone offers private, group, corporate, and also junior programs for help in improving golf skills. These programs are held in their state-of-the-art Golf studio.  Though NorthStone is a private club, guests are invited to contact the director for a tour and a complimentary round of golf. While there, don’t forget to visit their Golf Shop for all your golfing needs. From shirts and balls to bags and clubs, they’ve got it all.


Davidson College campus is home to Covington Golf Course. Located on campus right near the baseball and soccer stadium on Ridge Road, the 3 holed course features well-manicured greens, sand traps, and a practice putting green. Because the course is right on campus, this space is perfect for Davidson College students, faculty, and staff.


After a day of golf, you’ll probably want to sit back and relax with a nice, cold beer. If so, try our Craft Beer Tasting for Two package. You will stay in one of our Queen rooms and receive a $15 gift card to local favorite Davidson Beverage Company. Before you head out on the course, we start each day with a complimentary gourmet breakfast buffet. You’ll enjoy locally made baked goods, fresh fruit, eggs, cheeses, yogurt, and local coffee from Summit Coffee. Come out and spend a few days with us. It’s a great time of year to be in Davidson!