Golf Course Information
Horace Stoneham's San Francisco Giants Spring Training Complex also included the vision of building a championship Arizona golf course that would be a classic masterpiece. He commissioned renowned golf course architect, Ralph Plummer to complete this integral piece of the facility.
Plummer is known for the attractiveness of his layouts and for his remarkable ability to shape greens and bunkers by the eye. His portfolio includes Shady Oaks Country Club, home of famed golfer Ben Hogan, The Colonial Country Club in Forth Worth, Texas, and Tryall Golf Club in Jamaica.
Francisco Grande Golf CourseThis par 72 traditional course layout features lush fairways, over 1500 mature trees, well-manicured greens, and three strategically positioned lakes. The desert-framed golf course is the longest in Arizona at 7,545 yards and is adjustable to 5,200 to make it both challenging and fun for all skill levels. In fact, the course is one of the few that overseeds fairways, tees, greens, rough, and public areas that total over 188 acres.
The championship golf course and practice areas were beautifully restored by Scottsdale based, In Celebration of Golf. The Resort provides a perfect setting to hone your skills with our large driving range, chipping greens with bunkers, and undulating putting greens.
Francisco Grande Hotel and Golf Resort is an ideal place to hold golf tournaments, outings, conferences, conventions, and corporate events. Its location is ideal, positioned between Tucson and Phoenix.
Green Fees and Rates
Please call 520-836-6444 for current rates.
From Sky Harbor International Airport:
Head East on East Sky Harbor Boulevard and merge onto AZ - 153 South towards I-10/AZ-143. Merge onto I-10 East via exit number 1A towards Tucson. Stay on I-10 East for 32 miles and exit AZ-387 South (make right at top of ramp) for 9 miles. Turn Right (West) onto AZ-84 (Gila Bend Highway). Head West for 5 miles until Resort on right.
Total driving distance is 46 miles and 50 minutes.
From Downtown Phoenix:
Merge onto I-10 East via exit number 1A towards Tucson. Stay on I-10 East for 32 miles and exit AZ-387 South (make right at top of ramp) for 9 miles. Turn Right (West) onto AZ-84 (Gila Bend Highway). Head West for 5 miles until Resort on right.
Total driving distance is 47 miles and 52 minutes.
From Tucson International Airport:
Take I-10 West to Casa Grande exit 194 Florence Blvd. Make a left onto Florence Blvd. Take Florence approx. 10 miles and we are on the right hand side.
Total driving distance is 78 miles and 1 hour 16 minutes.
Green Fees and RatesCall 520-836-6444 for rates and tee times.
Tee Times & Reservations
ReservationsCall 520-836-6444 For Reservation Policy
Golf Course Amenities
Pro On Site:
Homes On Course:
Natural- Bermuda/ Winter- Rye
Contact Francisco Grande Hotel & Golf Resort at 520-836-6444 for more information and details on holding a golf outing at the course.
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Restaurant and Dining Options:Contact Francisco Grande Hotel & Golf Resort at 520-836-6444 for onsite or nearby dining options.
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