Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles

Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles

If you are planning on being in the Los Angeles area on your next golf trip, then including a round at Trump National Golf Course is a must.


The par-72, 7,424-yard Pete Dye track sits in Rancho Palos Verdes about 45 minutes from LA and played host to the Golf Channel’s Big Break VI. Impressive lakes, waterfalls, and ocean views highlight the experience on this meticulously kept course. One of the most expensive golf courses ever built, the course has course tempts players into going for the hero shot which sometimes works and sometimes doesn’t. Accuracy and patience are rewarded here, and five sets of tee boxes make Trump National playable for golfers of all skill levels. The facility offers an impressive practice facility, award-winning golf shop, and the Rick Smith Golf Academy.


Being so close to LA, finding a great place to stay is a cinch. Whether you are looking for high-end resort or low-key budget accommodations, the area has you covered. Some places to check out include the Terranea Resort, Portofino Hotel & Yacht Club, DoubleTree Hotel San Pedro, Crowne Plaza Redondo Beach, and Shade Hotel.

Another thing you will definitely have no trouble finding is great food. In addition to the two on-site restaurants available at Trump National, The Café Pacific and The Golfer’s Lounge, area dining options include The Admiral Risty, Chart House, Catalina Kitchen, and Pier 76 Fish Grill.

Off the course activities are boundless featuring beaches, hiking, state parks, surfing, biking, and some really great golf including the Palos Verdes Golf Club and the Omni La Costa Resort.

Buddy Trip Cost


Travel (by car)

45 minutes from LA, 2 hours from San Diego, 5 hours from Las Vegas






  • Pete Dye (1999)