Golf? Try the Willow Valley Golf Course in Willow Street, PA

Willow Street, Pennsylvania is named for the willow trees that once lined its streets. Although many of the Willow trees are now gone, the town continues to be home to many Amish attractions, parks and golf courses. Explore some of these golf destinations while staying at a Willow Street bed and breakfast.

Willow Valley Golf Course
2416 Willow Street Pike
Lancaster, PA 17602
(717) 464-4448

The Willow Valley Golf Course is a 2,350 yard course with nine holes. The rolling hills on the course are beautiful but offer more challenge for the player. There are also some water features to watch out for. Green fees start at $14 for nine holes of golf (2011 prices). There are two restaurants, the Willow Tree Restaurant and Smorgasbord, and Cafe 24 Hundred, which has an outdoor terrace. There are meetings available in the clubhouse. You can get all the supplies you need in the pro shop, and even register for golf lessons. Willow Valley Golf Course is close to several other family friendly attractions.

Meadia Heights Golf Club
399 Golf Road
Lancaster, PA 17601
www.meadiaheightsgolf.com

The Meadia Heights Golf Club near Willow Street is said to be a challenging, top of the line course. The staff is experienced and courteous and the greens are well-maintained. The tree lined course provides blind shots and difficult shots even for the seasoned player. Beginners are welcome to try their luck or take advantage of the driving range, putting greens, chipping area and practice bunker. Stop in at the clubhouse dining room for a full menu of items for lunch or dinner. You can eat in the dining room or outside on the deck overlooking the greens. This course has lots of extras like a pro shop, golf lessons, a junior golf program and reciprocal clubs which give you golfing privileges at 24 other clubs. The course is just north of your Willow Street inn.

Overlook Golf Course
2040 Lititz Pike
Lancaster, PA 17601
www.overlookgolfcourse.com

The Overlook Golf Course offers a casual atmosphere and beautiful views. You can play 18 holes of golf with flat fairways and an amazing water feature. This course hosts special events, tournaments and leagues, such as the Friday night couple's league. Standard green fees start at $23 as of 2011. You can reserve tee times online or by calling their number. The course also has an indoor teaching facility, pro shop, golf instruction and a junior golf program.

Crossgates Golf Club
1 Crossland Pass
Millersville, PA 17551
www.crossgatesgolf.com

Crossgates Golf Club is a golf course just west of Willow Street that is best known for its interesting layout. You will find yourself surrounded by rolling hills, thick tree lines and a relaxing atmosphere. The club offers golf clinics and camps, as well as lessons in golf. Stop in at the pro shop for all of your equipment and apparel needs, or hit the Windoz Grill for a full menu of appetizers, entrees, soups, sandwiches and more. 2011 prices start at $12 for an evening of golf.