Best of 2018: Texas

The best public, semi-private and resort courses in the Lonestar State based on our community of golfer ratings.
Adobe ruins sit to the left of the 18th green on the Black Jack's Crossing golf course at Lajitas Golf Resort.

The yearly Golf Advisor state best-of lists are compiled by analyzing the ratings and reviews submitted by members of our community throughout the year. We use our Golf Advisor Index logic that weights newer reviews and combine it with a course's weighted subcategory averages. Reviews from trusted and active reviewers are weighted heavier than inactive members.

Courses must offer public access and have received at least one review in 2018 to be eligible for this year's list.

Texas golf courses reviewed in 2018: 203
Reviews of Texas golf courses in 2018: 7,592

  1. San Antonio, Texas
    Resort
    4.7832117647
    534

  2. Lubbock, Texas
    Public
    4.1576058824
    187

  3. El Paso, Texas
    Public
    2.1718235294
    41

  4. Lake Jackson, Texas
    Public
    4.9216941176
    359

  5. New Braunfels, Texas
    Public
    3.7647058824
    22

  6. Lajitas, Texas
    Semi-Private/Resort
    4.9428571429
    11

  7. Euless, Texas
    Public
    4.3551571429
    186

  8. Yantis, Texas
    Public
    4.7413941176
    213

  9. Galveston, Texas
    Public/Resort
    4.6263294118
    691

  10. Blanco, Texas
    Public
    4.5515529412
    876

  11. Kemp, Texas
    Private
    4.4247
    138

  12. Grapevine, Texas
    Public/Resort
    3.9450764706
    203

  13. Burnet, Texas
    Public
    4.4521705882
    928

  14. San Antonio, Texas
    Public
    4.6300705882
    714

  15. Frankston, Texas
    Public/Resort
    4.3068857143
    59

  16. San Antonio, Texas
    Public/Resort
    4.1491764706
    655

  17. Mabank, Texas
    Semi-Private
    4.6113941176
    308

  18. Lost Pines, Texas
    Public
    4.3275529412
    447

  19. San Antonio, Texas
    Private/Resort
    3.4588235294
    18

  20. San Antonio, Texas
    Public/Resort
    4.4391117647
    434

  21. Kingsland, Texas
    Semi-Private
    4.4226647059
    527

  22. Fairview, Texas
    Public/Resort
    4.5204117647
    510

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