Year-round sunshine, temperate winters, and idyllic scenery make Florida a haven for golf-lovers. It’s not so easy to do with a family in tow, which makes mini-golf a golden opportunity. Introduce the family to the peace and relaxation of putting an afternoon away on the green. While young ones may not be so keen on it, throw in a little imagination and a dash of magic, and you have the recipe for a putting good time everyone can enjoy. Here is a list of top-ranked putt-putt golf places that are guaranteed to be a ball for your Orlando vacation!

Congo River Golf

An award-winning mini-golf experience, Congo River Golf has EIGHT locations throughout Florida and four near the Orlando area. So you can be sure you’ll find one near your next vacation destination. Voted Best in Florida, and awarded Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence, you won’t be disappointed. It features roaring waterfalls and rocky summits, live gators that you can feed, and an unparalleled arcade. You can also experience an Indiana Jones-like adventure in the Laser maze challenge. You’ll certainly feel like you’re adventuring into the unknown while playing a family fun game of mini-golf!

Pirates Cove

At pirates cove mini-golf you’ll sink into an 18th century pirate-themed adventure. You’ll swing your way under waterfalls, handle swashbuckling adventure across a full-size pirate ship. With 18-hole courses and 25 locations across the U.S., you can be assured that if you’re not able to able to adventure while in Florida you can sail away to one of their other incredible locations. Awarded Orlando Magazine’s best in Florida, you can rest assured that it will be a pirate’s life for you! Take the family on the adventure of a lifetime at Pirates Cove, with two locations in Orlando, Florida.

Putting Edge

Want to be on the “putting-edge” in miniature golf? Then this is the place for you. With neon light, psychedelic courses, and a neon-lit arcade, this will be an experience you won’t forget. They offer a unique experience perfect for an indoor date-night, social gathering, or birthday parties! But why question it? Book your reservation today and immerse yourself in an intriguing, unique, indoor mini-golf experience located off of International Drive.

Gator Golf

How can you visit Florida and not fully submerse yourself in the outdoors? You’ll see live shows, watch alligators eat and play, and play a riveting game of 18-hole mini-golf around Gator Lagoon. With options for golf passes and gator feeding, you can mix business with pleasure in this unique wildlife experience. Gator Golf is also located off of International Drive.

Hollywood Drive-in Golf

An outrageously fun experience, you have a choice of two adventurous putting experiences in vintage old horror movie style fashion. Located inside Universal CityWalk Orlando, you’ll pass through elaborate movie scenes, under giant aliens and spiders! Purchase the single or double feature, (18 or 36 holes), with cutting-edge interactive elements and special effects. It’ll be fun for the entire family.  Check out all they have to offer here. You will have to pay for parking and admission to Hollywood Drive-in Golf, but walking around Universal CityWalk is free.

Due to Covid-19, all listed mini-golf courses have incorporated increased sanitization efforts, and require social distancing and mask-wearing. Please check their websites for further details. 

Disney Mini-Golf Courses

While Disney also offers incredible mini-golf courses, they have discontinued their magical adventures until further notice. Stay tuned for updates here