Golfers' Choice 2020: Best of Virginia golf courses

Best public-access golf courses from Charlottesville to the Beltway.
Big news in 2019 amongst Virginia golfers was the return of Royal New Kent Golf Club.

Editor's Note: To view the latest Virginia Golfers' Choice lists for 2021, click here.

The annual Golf Advisor state Golfers' Choice lists are compiled by analyzing the ratings and reviews submitted by members of our review 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 2019 to be eligible for this year's list.

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Virginia golf courses reviewed in 2019: 177
Reviews of Virginia golf courses in 2019: 2,742

  1. Gold Course at Golden Horseshoe Golf Club
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    Resort
    4.7662647059
    55
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  2. Spring Creek Golf Club
    Gordonsville, Virginia
    Public
    4.9769142857
    102

  3. Highland Course at Primland Resort
    Meadows of Dan, Virginia
    Resort
    4.9723176471
    20

  4. Full Cry at Keswick Hall
  5. Laurel Hill Golf Club
    Lorton, Virginia
    Municipal
    4.5307176471
    419

  6. Championship Course at Independence Golf Club
    Midlothian, Virginia
    Public
    4.6366470588
    145

  7. Royal New Kent Golf Club
    Providence Forge, Virginia
    Semi-Private
    4.6918294118
    561

  8. River Course at Kingsmill Resort
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    Resort
    4.8857142857
    16

  9. Hobbs Hole Golf Course
    Tappahannock, Virginia
    Semi-Private
    4.5936117647
    276

  10. Boulder Course at Rock Harbor Golf Club
    Winchester, Virginia
    Public
    3.6316
    19

  11. Old Trail Golf Club
    Crozet, Virginia
    Public
    4.4242
    33
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  12. Yorktown Course at Williamsburg National
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    Public
    3.7109
    128

  13. Old Course at the Homestead Resort
    Hot Springs, Virginia
    Resort
    4.5833571429
    11

  14. Lake Chesdin Golfers Club
    Chesterfield, Virginia
    Private
    4.4476352941
    213

  15. Ford's Colony Country Club
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    Semi-Private
    4.2894058824
    381

  16. Shenandoah Valley Golf Club
    Front Royal, Virginia
    Semi-Private
    4.1779529412
    323

  17. Dogwood Trace
    Petersburg, Virginia
    Public/Municipal
    4.4394823529
    471

  18. Westfields Golf Club
    Clifton, Virginia
    Public
    4.5136823529
    563

  19. Stonewall Golf Club
    Gainesville, Virginia
    Public
    4.4604764706
    766

  20. Colonial Heritage
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    Public
    4.5829470588
    361

  21. Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech
    Radford, Virginia
    Semi-Private
    4.6591058824
    157

  22. Blue Ridge Shadows
    Front Royal, Virginia
    Public
    4.5394529412
    492

  23. Heritage Oaks Golf Course
    Harrisonburg, Virginia
    Public
    4.0773142857
    86

  24. Brickshire Golf Club
    Providence Forge, Virginia
    Semi-Private
    4.4733588235
    232

  25. Kiskiack
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    Semi-Private
    4.4470764706
    1033

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