Golf Advisor's Top 10 courses in New Jersey in 2014

New Jersey's small-but-fertile golf scene, from metro New York City to Atlantic City and around Philadelphia, scored some great marks on Golf Advisor in 2014.

Checking in at no. 1 is Ballamor Golf Club in Egg Township, which was receiving great reviews well into November last year.

"My new go to course in Atlantic City," proclaimed reviewer TMadeNice after his August round. While reviewer Robert6612898 described the experience as, "Every hole was a private course unto itself."

So while exclusive, Pine Valley may not be in the regular course rotation for most Jersey golfers, there's a lot to like about Ballamor as well as its neighbor, Harbor Pines Golf Club, also in Egg Township (no. 8). Both of Seaview's 18-hole courses also made it, while Crystal Springs Resort, home to eight courses, placed Ballyowen at no. 3.

Whether you're a local golfer or a regular visitor to Atlantic City or elsewhere in the state, we're curious how you think Jersey's Top 10 in 2014 reflects the golf scene.

Top 10 courses in New Jersey in 2014

1. Ballamor Golf Club, Egg Harbor Township
2. Neshanic Valley Golf Course, Neshanic Station
3. Ballyowen Golf Club, Hamburg
4. Bay Course at Seaview Golf Club, Absecon
5. Pines Course at Seaview Golf Club, Absecon
6. Woodcrest Country Club, Cherry Hill
7. Architects Golf Club, Phillipsburg
8. Harbor Pines Golf Club, Egg Harbor Township
9. Bowling Green Golf Club, Oak Ridge
10. Eagle Ridge Golf Club, Lakewood

A minimum of 20 reviews in 2014 were necessary to qualify.

UPDATE: Top 10 courses in New Jersey according to Golf Advisor reviews in 2015.

Brandon Tucker is the Sr. Managing Editor for GolfPass and was the founding editor of Golf Advisor in 2014, he was the managing editor for Golf Channel Digital's Courses & Travel. To date, his golf travels have taken him to over two dozen countries and nearly 600 golf courses worldwide. While he's played some of the most prestigious courses in the world, Tucker's favorite way to play the game is on a great muni in under three hours. Follow Brandon on Twitter at @BrandonTucker and on Instagram at @btuck34.
0 Comments
Related Links
There are only 19 golf courses in the Greater Atlantic City Golf Association, but the great mix of unique and traditional courses and historic and modern clubs is second to none.
2 Min Read
Most golfers love Twisted Dune Golf Club. The course continues to rank among the top three public golf courses in New Jersey by almost every golf publication. The manmade mounds, irregular-shaped bunkers and the tall fescue give it that "links" look.
2 Min Read
More from the author
5 Min Read
December 7, 2021
It may be the private club capital of Florida, but golfers endorse these public-access courses.
4 Min Read
December 3, 2021
It's never been easier to design custom hats, golf balls, clubs, headcovers and more.
2 Min Read
November 30, 2021
It's possible this little ditty finds you scooping up the last bit of cranberry pie crumbs out of the tray. Thanksgiving may have passed but the effects of celebratory eating around the table, and also possibly social imbibing during all the various football games throughout the weekend, are sticking with us. To our bellies and elsewhere.
4 Min Read
November 23, 2021
We scoured the web of golf and found holiday savings up to 50% off.
12 Min Read
November 18, 2021
Golfers can choose from a wide variety of portable launch monitor price points and user experiences. Here is what's new and the best ones to consider to improve your golf.
7 Min Read
November 9, 2021
Our community loves the value and experience at these popular and affordable military facilities and even book online.
Popular
2 Min Read
April 28, 2022
Famous, historic and exclusive clubs are all offering rounds to help with turf research in 2022.
6 Min Read
May 9, 2022
Here's how to play - and stay - where the pros play.
9 Min Read
May 12, 2022
Sensei Lanai, a Four Seasons Resort, can help golfers get in better shape - physically, mentally and emotionally - on and off the course.
1 Min Read
April 21, 2022
This new heavyweight just might be the king of all golf books.
Load More
Now Reading
Golf Advisor's Top 10 courses in New Jersey in 2014