St. Johns Golf and C.C. in St. Augustine, Fla. shines in the Power Rankings for the week of Oct. 27

Two popular Sunshine State courses take top honors in this week's Power Rankings. St. Johns Golf and Country Club in St. Augustine, Florida finished no. 1 in the overall category, while golfers selected Colonial Country Club in Fort Myers, Fla. as tops in the U.S. for conditioning.

"The course is unmatched in Jacksonville for the money and the greens were SUPERB!" DaveDavis wrote in his review of St. Johns. "Awesome day of golf!"

Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa in Tucson, Ariz., meanwhile, sits atop the rankings for best value.

Here are the rest of the top-rated courses of the week as reviewed by GolfAdvisor users in overall, value and conditions categories.

(Editor's Note: Courses needed a minimum of five ratings for the week to qualify, ties are broken by cumulative scores in sub-categories.)

Top 10 overall golf courses of the week

We took the sum of the average rating of all seven categories on GolfAdvisor to find out which golf courses offered the best overall experience.

1. St. Johns Golf and Country Club in St. Augustine, Fla.
2. Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa in Tucson, Ariz.
3. Tangle Ridge Golf Club in Grand Prairie, Texas
4. 7 Lakes Country Club in West End, N.C.
5. Hawk's Landing Golf Club in Orlando, Fla.
6. Esplanade Golf & C.C. of Naples in Naples, Fla.
7. Candler Hills Golf and Country Club in Ocala, Fla.
8. Colonial Country Club in Fort Myers, Fla.
9. The Ridge Golf Course in Auburn, Calif.
10. Stoneybrook Golf Club at Heritage Harbour in Bradenton, Fla.

Top 10 value golf courses of the week

1. Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa in Tucson, Ariz.
2. Tangle Ridge Golf Club in Grand Prairie, Texas
3. Stoneybrook Golf Club at Heritage Harbour in Bradenton, Fla.
T-4. Pinecrest Golf Course in Bluffton, S.C.
T-4. Tegavah Golf Club in Rio Verde, Ariz.
6. Weatherwax Golf Course in Middletown, Ohio
7. Bayonet & Black Horse G.C. in Seaside, Calif.
8. Villa Delray Golf Club in Delray Beach, Fla.
9. 7 Lakes Country Club in West End, N.C.
10. Candler Hills Golf and Country Club in Ocala, Fla.

Top 10 course conditions of the week

1. Colonial Country Club in Fort Myers, Fla.
2. Kahili Golf Course in Wailuku, Maui, Hawaii
3. St. Johns Golf and Country Club in St. Augustine, Fla.
4. The Ridge Golf Course in Auburn, Calif.
5. Orange County National Golf Center & Lodge in Winter Garden, Fla.
6. Tangle Ridge Golf Club in Grand Prairie, Texas
7. 7 Lakes Country Club in West End, N.C.
8. BlackHorse Golf Club in Cypress, Texas
9. Esplanade Golf & C.C. of Naples in Naples, Fla.
10. Starr Pass Golf Club in Tucson, Ariz.

From March of 2005 until January of 2017, Mark Nessmith directed the TravelGolf Network's team from the company's European office in the Czech capital of Prague. Prior to taking the reins as editor, he was a communications program manager with The PGA of America in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. He also has served as managing editor for The Prague Post, the leading English-language newspaper of the Czech Republic. Follow Mark on Twitter at @marknessmith.
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