The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club ®, Orlando, Grande Lakes provides golfers with an experience not typically found in Florida. In designing The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Orlando, Grande Lakes, two-time British Open Champion Greg Norman and his team put special emphasis on preserving the area's well-balanced ecosystem, thriving with ponds, wetlands, live oaks, and cypress heads. The result is a breathtakingly beautiful course enhanced by rare natural elements. Wide fairways, strategically placed hazards, generous landing areas, and subtly contoured greens provide a challenging but fair test of a golfer's abilities.
Grande Lakes Orlando has been recognized for its commitment to the environment and is pleased to announce that The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Orlando, Grande Lakes is a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary. Endorsed by the United States Golf Association, the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses provides information and excellence to help golf courses preserve and enhance wildlife habitat, and protect national resources. In 2012 it was named the National Resort Course winner in the "Environmental Leaders in Golf" contest by Golf Course Management Magazine.
The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Orlando, Grande Lakes is a PGA TOUR Challenge event host site.