Neighborhood Round-up: Communities Near Golf Courses
by Sara Ifert
on Monday, March 29th, 2021 at 1:49pm.
Spring is in the air, and that has golfers eager to hit the links! Golf course communities have long been attractive places to buy or build a home due to the on-site amenities and sweeping views. Below we round up 15 neighborhoods that are within a short distance of a golf course in the Madison area. Click on the community name to read our full neighborhood profile and see current listings.
Bergamont - Located in Oregon, this community surrounds the Legend at Bergamont 18-hole golf course. In addition to great views, the community has many amenities including a restaurant, fitness center, and a swimming pool. Homes in this neighborhood are upscale and many have unique features like home theaters and chef-quality kitchens.
Bishops Bay - Along the northern shores of Lake Mendota, the Bishops Bay neighborhood boasts access to both the Bishops Bay Golf Course and the lake. Along with the 18-hole golf course, amenities include tennis courts, pool, and boat slips. Custom homes in this community are upscale and with unique features that make each home special.
Blackhawk- The Blackhawk community on the far west side of Madison boasts proximity to both Hawks Landing and University Ridge golf courses, as well as the new Pioneer Pointe golf course. Homes in the Blackhawk neighborhood are high end and are filled with great finishes. The neighborhood is also convenient to many west-side restaurants, shops, and entertainment options.
Glendale - This east-side Madison neighborhood is located next to the Monona Municipal Golf Course, a 9-hole course with a fully equipped clubhouse. Lake Monona is less than a mile away, and schools are all walkable in this community. Homes in the Glendale neighborhood are affordably priced and feature mature trees and landscaping.
Hawks Landing - Hawks Landing is located on the 18-hole Hawks Landing Golf Course. In addition to great golf and sweeping golf course views, this community has a swimming pool and tennis courts. Homes in this neighborhood are spacious and high-end, with high-quality features and finishes throughout.
Hawks Valley - Located near both Hawks Landing and University Ridge, Hawks Valley has both single family homes and buildable lots for sale. Homes in this neighborhood are modern and upscale. The community is also convenient to the Epic Systems campus in Verona.
Indian Hills/Spring Harbor - These two communities are located next to Blackhawk Country Club, which is home to an 18-hole course. The neighborhoods are also next to Lake Mendota and have plenty of fishing, boating, and beach activities. Homes in this scenic area are very upscale and sought after.
Nakoma - The Nakoma neighborhood is next to the Nakoma Golf Club, featuring an 18-hole course. The Odana Hills Golf Course and Glenway Golf Courses are also nearby. Homes in this community are architecturally diverse and are offered at a wide variety of price points, meaning there is something for almost everyone in this neighborhood.
North Cape Commons - Located in Mount Horeb, North Cape Commons is next to the 9-hole Norsk Golf Club. In addition to golf, this family-friendly club offers bowling and dining. Homes in this neighborhood are newer with modern features and amenities, and there are several homesites still available.
Midvale Heights - This community is located next to the Odana Hills Golf Course, which offers an 18-hole course and a large clubhouse with dining and more. Midvale Heights is also convenient to bike trails, the library, and west-side shops and restaurants. Homes in this community are moderately priced, many with updated baths and kitchens and spacious yards with mature trees.
Pioneer Pointe - This new community is located near the former Tumbledown Trails Golf Course, which will be reopening as Pioneer Pointe in 2021. New construction homes in this community are filled with upscale finishes and features. There are many buildable lots for sale as well.
Sherman - The Sherman neighborhood is next to the Maple Bluff Country Club, which has an 18-hole course, a fitness center, restaurant, and a swimming pool. Homes in this community are affordably priced and historic, making it an ideal choice for many buyers.
Southlawn Estates - This Cottage Grove neighborhood is just a short distance from Door Creek Golf Course, an 18-hole course that also has a bar and grill. Homes in this neighborhood are spacious and with upscale and modern features. The neighborhood is also convenient to those commuting to the east side of Madison.
The Turn at Cherokee - This 15-lot neighborhood is in a quiet area near the Cherokee Golf Club. The club offers swimming, dining, and tennis as well as 18 holes of golf. Homes in this neighborhood are custom-built and well-appointed, and there are still buildable lots available.
Cherokee Garden Condos - For those who prefer the condo lifestyle, the Cherokee Garden Condos have condos for every type of lifestyle, right next to the golf course. The community boasts three swimming pools and a beautifully landscaped 60-acre property.