Spending a day out on the links can be such a welcome addition to any getaway, and the SentryWorld golf course does not disappoint. Not only is it challenging and exciting, but you’ll be surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in central Wisconsin. All the best golf courses in Wisconsin offer a diverse selection of terrains, from courses with massive dunes and forest-lined fairways to tricky water hazards and perfectly manicured greens.
Before booking your next tee time at SentryWorld, you’ll want to arrange your lodging in Wisconsin, and we have the best option for you. The Stewart Inn, located in the heart of downtown Wausau is an elegant historical mansion turned boutique hotel, where guest rooms are beautifully appointed, and breakfast is served each morning. Our warm and welcoming hospitality is unparalleled, and it’s the perfect place to relax after a long day on the links.
The Award-Winning SentryWorld Golf Course & More
Heading out for a round of golf is a fantastic way to spend a morning or afternoon, and the SentryWorld golf course is one of the best in Wisconsin. For those staying at our Wisconsin Bed and Breakfast in downtown Wausau, you’ll be a quick half-hour scenic drive to the SentryWorld course in Stevens Point, WI. In fact, this 18-hole award-winning course has been recently renovated in anticipation of hosting the 2023 U.S. Senior Open next summer.
SentryWorld offers a unique course design by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. that tests the golfer’s resourcefulness, creativity, and skill. Even the most experienced golfers will find the narrow corridors, fairway hazards, and water features challenging to maneuver. The 200 acres is known for it’s striking natural beauty with towering trees, rolling emerald green hills, and pristine blue waters under a big open sky.
If you’ve tried your hand at SentryWorld and are ready for more, The Sand Valley Golf Resort is home to three spectacular golf courses. Sand Valley is often found in the pages of Golf Magazine in the “best of” categories. Whether you hit the original course Sand Valley, or one of the two newer additions: Mammoth Dunes or The Sandbox—you’ll be surrounded by unique hillsides with giant dunes and expansive fairways. Even though Sand Valley is about an hour’s drive from Wausau, it’s well worth the trip.
More Wisconsin Golf Courses in Wausau:
- Pine Valley Golf Course: For a casual, relaxed day on the course, this is one of the Wisconsin golf courses that prides itself on welcoming golfers of every skill level and experience. The views of the rolling wooded countryside are striking, and the 18-holes are equipped with sand traps, water hazards, and challenging turns.
- Rib Mountain Golf Course: You’ll find this golf course just outside the popular Rib Mountain State Park at the base of the Granite Peak Ski area. There’s a driving range and a nine-hole course with challenging holes, but it’s ideal for those looking to sneak in a quick round.
- Tribute & Trapp River Golf Courses: Under 10 minutes from our Inn, there are two great Wisconsin golf courses for an afternoon on the links. Tribute is a 10-hole course designed initially in 1929, and Trapp River offers 18-holes. Save time to hit Bunkers Bar & Grill for a much-deserved beer and hearty sandwich.
Stay at the Best Wisconsin Bed and Breakfast
For those planning on golfing in Wisconsin at SentryWorld or one of the other fantastic golf courses in the area, you’ll want to book your room at one of the best places to stay in Wisconsin, the Stewart Inn. Our premier Wausau Bed and Breakfast is tailored for a relaxing vacation. Our five guest rooms are spacious, private, and immaculately appointed with high-end amenities and furnishings. You’ll see our attention to detail in every inch of our historic space.
For those looking to stay a bit outside the city, be sure to check out our brand new sister property, the Owl Ridge Cabin, tucked in the woods only 10 minutes from downtown. The cabin has a clean, contemporary style, ideal for your next romantic getaway to Wisconsin.