Best of 2017: Top 20 golf courses in Kentucky according to reviews

(Editor's Note: Click here to view the 2018 Best of Kentucky list)

Golf Advisor is looking back on the top-rated courses in each state for 2017 according to your ratings and reviews. Golf courses needed to receive at least one review from an active and trusted member in the calendar year to be considered eligible for our state lists. To view more details on how we compile our best-of lists, visit our Top 50 U.S. Courses list.

Kentucky golf courses reviewed in 2017: 87
Total reviews of Kentucky golf courses in 2017: 1,098

Top 20 courses in Kentucky in 2017

Murray


Bardstown


Eddyville


Lucas


Burnside


Olive Hill


Covington


Henderson


Paris


Lexington


Gilbertsville


Calvert City


Lexington


Morehead


Prospect


Burkesville


Prestonsburg


Louisa


Alexandria


Shepherdsville


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