World Golf Village Local Area
Welcome to Florida’s First Coast
Whether you're visiting Northeast Florida for the first time or returning, you'll fill your days with an array of excitement, relaxation and plenty of fun. Known as Florida's First Coast, the area features miles and miles of sandy beaches and ocean surf, historic landmarks, numerous attractions, water sports, fascinating museums and major sporting events.
World Golf Village is located just a few miles north of St. Augustine, America's Oldest City established in 1565. St. Augustine features historic sites, national monuments, ancient churches and more than 60 attractions in addition to unique shopping and dining experiences. St. Augustine is also the starting point for deep sea fishing, eco-tourism adventures, dolphin watching and more.
Just 20 minutes northeast of World Golf Village is Ponte Vedra Beach, home to the PGA TOUR® and ATP Tour® international headquarters. Every year, the PGA TOUR's signature event, THE PLAYERS Championship takes place on the renowned Stadium Course at the TPC Sawgrass. In addition to world-famous fairways, Ponte Vedra Beach offers boutique shopping, eclectic restaurants, world class spas and miles of shell-sprinkled shorelines.
Just 30 miles north of World Golf Village is Jacksonville, home to the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars and hosted of Super Bowl XXXIX. In addition to world-class golf and miles of un-crowded beaches, it has something to offer everyone: ecological and nature based excursions; top-of-the-line tennis facilities and other recreation; historical sites and architecture; sporting, gaming and cultural activities; nightlife and entertainment; festivals and events and a riverfront festival marketplace known as the Jacksonville Landing.