Golf courses range from championship resort courses to unique upcountry links and homey municipal clubs. Most have magnificent views making it one of the most scenic golf venues in the world. Top courses include: Hapuna Golf Course, at Mauna Kea Resort, and Mauna Kea Golf Course ranked by Golf Advisor as one of the best golf resorts in North America. Other places to consider are : Mauna Lani North and South courses. And upland golf options are The Big Island Country Club, and Makalei Golf Club is 2,500 feet up the slopes of Hualalai Mountain above the Keahole-Kona airport in a magnificent ʻohiʻa forest. Also consider The Waikoloa Village Golf Course or Kona Country Club. Looking for a cheeper option? Checkout the 9-hole Hamakua Country Club in Honokaʻa has the best green fees on the island.