Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr., Santa Maria Golf Course is built on 150 acres of rolling terrain, featuring 18 lakes and two natural waterways. This is the perfect memorable setting to test your golf skills, complete with sand bunkers, exquisite Bermuda fairways and mature oaks.
The 18-hole course measures 6,969 yards in length from the championship tees. The Spanish-style clubhouse includes a pro shop, a full-service restaurant and a private conference/dining room and fitness center. Champions Grill overlooks the beautiful par-five finishing hole, and you’ll want to stop in for a meal or drinks after your round.
Santa Maria underwent the course’s only major renovation from May 2005-May 2006 with more than $2. 1 million of improvements. Santa Maria Golf Course improved in every major way, including new greenside and fairway bunkers and a restoration of Robert Trent Jones, Sr. ’s original design. The course also brought Baton Rouge golf a new concession stand, enhanced clubhouse facilities, reshaping and replanting of tees, greens and fairways, new bulkheads and sheet pilings along waterways, new restrooms, and major repairs to cart paths helped complete this renovation.
Santa Maria Golf Course has a history of being recognized as one of the best public golf courses in southeast Louisiana. It is conveniently located one mile off historic Highland Road near I-10.