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Best Neighborhoods For Golfers to Buy a Home in Boise

Best Neighborhoods For Golfers to Buy a Home in Boise

The Pacific Northwest is home to some of the most sought after neighborhoods for golfers to buy a home in the United States. From the mountains, to the valleys, and everywhere in between, the state of Idaho has over 100 golf courses, with something to appeal to every level of player.

The Treasure Valley, home to the Idaho state capital city of Boise, is the hub for both the best championship golf the state has to offer, as well as top of the line public courses for everyone to enjoy. If you have ever wanted to live in close proximity to a top notch golf course, these are some of the best neighborhoods and areas in Boise to look into real estate.

Use this menu to jump right to the areas of town that you are most interested in:

  1. Boise Bench
  2. North Boise
  3. Northeast Boise
  4. Southwest Boise
  5. Northwest Boise

Boise Bench

One of the fastest growing areas in the Boise area for real estate, the Boise bench is also one of the most historic and storied regions. Originally used for farmland around the early 1900s, the bench is now one of the flourishing regions in the valley with homes flying off the market at a record rate. With a combination of established homes and new construction in the region, people are flocking to the area to buy homes. For golfers, there is no better place to be with historic Hillcrest Country Club just minutes from your door.

Hillcrest Country Club

Arguably the most prestigious club in the Boise area, Hillcrest Country Club has a rich history other courses in the valley dream of having. Host of the annual Albertsons Boise Open, the single longest running event on the Web.com Tour and a current playoff event, Hillcrest provides golfers of all skills with an excellent challenge. With world-class practice facilities and some of the best conditions of any course in the valley, buying a home near Hillcrest is an investment you won’t regret making.

Hillcrest Place

Built within Boise’s best-known golf course, Hillcrest Place provides homeowners with views of lush fairways and perfectly manicured greens all year long. These magnificent ranch style homes are the dream home you have been looking for. And for the avid golfer looking to join the country club, you won’t find a better location to buy a new home than Hillcrest Place, putting the tee box right outside your front door.

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Hillcrest Terra 1

Located right in the heart of the Boise bench, Hillcrest Terra sits adjacent to the legendary Hillcrest golf course. These mid-century modern homes provide the rustic feel and at-home comforts you expect from a country club neighborhood. One of the most desirable areas of Boise next to its top golf course, you can’t go wrong with a home in Hillcrest Terra.

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North Boise

Quail Hollow Golf Course

Built into the rolling foothills of Boise, Quail Hollow provides a spectacular course layout, and doesn’t disappoint on the views of the Treasure Valley. Target golf is the name of the game at Quail Hollow as you methodically plot your way around the property. Elevation changes blend magnificently with the combination of reachable par 4s and lengthy par 5s, providing risk and reward from hole to hole. A previous host of the Idaho State Amateur golf tournament, Quail Hollow boasts championship quality through all 18 holes. The tee shot from the elevated tee box on 18 is well worth coming back for again and again.

Eyrie Canyon

Nestled right into the Boise foothills, the community of Eyrie Canyon provides homeowners with incredibly high-quality, upscale homes that possess character and charm you won’t find anywhere else. Looking over the scenic Treasure Valley, get ready to enjoy those famous Idaho sunsets night after night. With Quail Hollow Golf Course situated right at the base of the hills, this is the ideal subdivision for the avid golfer who wants to feel like they are away from civilization after the round is over.

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Crane Creek Country Club

Consistently one of the best maintained courses in the Treasure Valley, Crane Creek Country Club recently underwent a nearly 2-year long complete remodel that was more than worth the wait. The spectacular new design provides a test you won’t find anywhere else in the valley. Home to what are arguably the purest greens in the valley, low scores and endless hours of enjoyment await you at Crane Creek. When you’re done with your round, enjoy dinner and drinks in the world-class restaurant.

Quail Ridge

Perched in the foothills above famous Hill Road, the the upscale subdivision of Quail Ridge is the community of top of the line homes you have been looking to buy. Just a quick drive away from Quail Hollow Golf Course, these homes put you right next to all the finest activities and lifestyle needs, while still providing you a secluded estate you can relax in at the end of the day. With amazing views overlooking the valley, this neighborhood is a truly a gem you don’t want to miss out on.

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Arrowhead Canyon

This newer subdivision located in northwest Boise has lot sizes for anyone looking to downsize, or upgrade the amount of property they are sitting on. With up to 7 acre lots available, you have plenty of space to play with as you move into, or build your dream home on. If views are high on your priority list, you won’t be disappointed with these breathtaking hillside properties situated just minutes around the corner from the always popular Quail Hollow Golf Course.

Highlands Hackberry

The community of Highlands Hackberry provides the homeowner with a luxury villa situated right in the Boise foothills. A highly sought after area of town for years now, you won’t find many high-end homes for sale in Boise like the ones located in Highlands Hackberry. And for the avid golfer, the world class Crane Creek Country Club is right out your front door.

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Highlands

The community of Highlands Village is easily one of the top-notch neighborhoods in all of Boise. With winding pathways to enjoy a walk with your family, parks situated throughout the property, and the premier Crane Creek Country Club located just minutes from your front door, these luxury condominiums are one of the most sought after destinations in Boise. Enjoy grocery stores and top of the line shopping just minutes away from your door, with the Boise foothills and all the activities they provide adjacent to you.

Highlands Cove

The premier Boise foothills community situated in the historic North End, the subdivision of Highlands Cove is real estate that is truly unmatched throughout the entire Treasure Valley. Overlooking the newly redesigned Crane Creek Country Club, Boise’s world class golf club provides you with scenic views and peaceful tranquility you won’t find anywhere else.

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Northeast Boise

Literally minutes away from the heart of downtown Boise, the Northwest Boise region has everything you want in a place to live, and more. All built around one of the most fun golf courses in the Treasure Valley, Warm Springs Golf Course, Northeast Boise is the place to be. What to do after you’ve finished your round of golf? Maybe a hike across the street in the Boise foothills is what you are after. Prefer to unwind with some food? A quick 2-minute drive from the course puts you next to the always popular Tin Roof Tacos. What’s so great about Warm Springs Golf Course you ask? Here is why it is one of the most popular tracks for locals and guests alike.

Warm Springs Golf Course

One of the most popular courses in the Treasure Valley, it’s no surprise given its location which is wedged right in between the Boise foothills and the Boise River. A new set of championship tees creates a challenge for the elite golfer, while the standard tee boxes make for a more than manageable round for less-seasoned players. With tall trees lining the fairways, Warm Springs Golf Course creates a wonderful test off the tee, with great rewards for birdie opportunities with a well-placed shot. With lush fairways and well manicured greens, you are sure to enjoy your next outing at Warm Springs, and all others to follow.

Trolley Estates

Easily one of the most desirable neighborhoods in all the Treasure Valley, the highly sought after Trolley Estates neighborhood showcases all the spectacular things that Northeast Boise has to offer. Built adjacent to the magnificent Idaho Botanical Gardens, the Trolley Estates is also located within shouting distance of Warm Springs Golf Course. With its matured historic vibe, located next to one of the most popular golf courses in the entire city, it’s no wonder people are flocking to the houses for sale at Trolley Estates. For the avid golfer who wants to be close to downtown, there is no better place to purchase a new home.

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Southwest Boise

Indian Lakes Golf Course

This short, 9 hole golf course may look like a cakewalk on the scorecard, but don’t let it’s short yardages fool you. To tame Indian Lakes, you’ll need a well-place tee shot and a calm stroke with the putter. Built right into the Indian Lakes neighborhood, this golf course has an at-home feel with peace and tranquility all through the fairways. Want to play 18 instead of 9? Take another loop around the property from the second set of designated tee boxes. With greens that are well-kept all year long, you’re sure to love playing this hidden gem that oversees the spectacular Treasure Valley.

Indian Lakes

Just a short walk from Indian Lakes Golf Course, the homes for sale in the Indian Lakes subdivision are a wise choice for golfers who are looking to purchase real estate. The Indian Lakes subdivision boasts distinguished homes with mature trees and quiet streets that will make any golf player feel comfortable whether they are on or off the course.

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Boise Ranch Golf Course

When you think of a classic golf course, images of tracks like Boise Ranch are what come in your mind. If you are striking the golf ball well and have the putter dialed in, get ready for low scores to come your way. A little off, and you can find yourself with a difficult next shot. An all-around test for any golf, from beginners to top-flight amateurs, you are sure to walk away satisfied after an 18 hole loop around Boise Ranch. Built through the Medalist subdivision, the golf club community brings the country club vibe to the public course arena. This championship level course is sure to keep you coming for more.

Medalist Subdivision

Built in the heart of Boise Ranch Golf Course, this golf club community provides tranquility and peace in its large, upscale construction. For the avid golfer, there is no better subdivision to be in with a tee box, fairway, or green right out your back door on one of the most popular golf courses in the Treasure Valley.

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Three Oaks Subdivision

Located right across the street from the spectacular Boise Ranch Golf Course, Three Oaks is the definition of a quaint, comfortable, classic subdivision. With an active HOA and the golf course just seconds away from your front door, there won’t be any shortage of fun and activities when you’ve moved in to your new home at Three Oaks.

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Rockhampton

Just a hop, skip, and a jump away from the first tee at Boise Ranch Golf Course, Rockhampton provides quality luxury buildings for the standard price. These top of the line homes for sale at Rockhampton are ideal for those looking for a place with plenty of room for the family, or looking to downsize and get to the golf course a little more often.

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Northwest Boise

Plantation Country Club

The oldest golf club in Boise, Plantation Country Club celebrated its 100-year anniversary in 2018. Plantation’s rich history is evident through its rolling fairways, lined with trees planted on the property decades ago, creating challenging tee shots and spectacular views. At one of the best deals in town, you won’t believe the quality your get for your money for joining a country club. Narrow fairways and small greens combined with the shorter yardages makes for an unforgettable round of golf for all skill sets.

Lake Plantation

If peace and quiet is what you are after when looking for your next subdivision, look no further than the homes for sale at the Lake Plantation community. With the oldest golf course in Boise winding through the neighborhood, Plantation Country Club, teeing it up for a round of golf has never been easier once you join this incredibly affordable club. These mature, established homes have plenty of character, and plenty of space as well. Whether you are in the market for an upscale, large home to raise a family in, or are just looking to downsize and play one of the premier golf clubs in the Treasure Valley, the real estate at Lake Plantation has everything you are looking for in a home.

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Shadow Valley Golf Course

Arguably the most unique golf course in the Treasure Valley, Shadow Valley is no pushover with its modest overall yardage. Built right into the Boise foothills, Shadow Valley tests all skills of a golfer for an enjoyable round for the golfer of any skill. From holes that force you to hit it both ways, to par 3s you can hit with a wedge, the combination of holes is something you won’t find anywhere else in the Treasure Valley. Be sure to take in the views from the spectacular elevated tee boxes on holes #3, #7, and #9.

Plantation Acre

Built adjacent to the Boise River and sitting just feet away from the world class Plantation Country Club, the community of Plantation Acre is the secluded, upscale neighborhood you have been dreaming of moving into. Built right along a magnificent pond and the Boise River, the views at Plantation Acre are truly unmatched in this area of Boise. Beauty and convenience come together as one as you can make your way to downtown Boise in a quick 15 minute drive, while still enjoying the secluded vibe of town next to the Boise River. Boise’s oldest golf club, Plantation Country Club, is also one of the best deals in town, giving the avid golfer an added incentive to enjoy the comforts of Plantation Acre.

Wedgewood Greens

One of Boise’s premier neighborhoods, this is the place to be for luxury, comfort, and overall space. Wedgewood Greens is situated just a few minutes away from one of Boise’s top golf courses in town, Shadow Valley Golf Course. These luxury, acreage properties are ideal for those who are after a lot of space for their next home. All constructed in recent years, the new finishes and up-to-date designs are the perfect blend of comfort and luxury. And with unrivaled views of the scenic Treasure Valley, and top of the line golf just minutes from your front door, you really can’t go wrong buying a new home in Wedgewood Greens.

Sombra Canyon

Residing just on the outskirts of Boise, built at the base of the spectacular foothills, the community of Sombra Canyon has everything the avid outdoors lover is looking for, while putting you right next door to one of the premier golf courses in the Treasure Valley. These magnificent homes provide the ultimate combination of convenience, and luxurious lifestyles. With grocery stores, in-town shopping, world class dining, and entertainment just minutes away, you’ll enjoy coming home to a place that feels secluded from the city life. And with the first tee at one of the most popular golf courses in town, Shadow Valley Golf Course, just minutes from your door, everything you need and more is waiting for you in your new house at Sombra Canyon.

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From the Boise Bench, to Northwest Boise, and all the spectacular places in-between, one of the fastest growing cities in the country is also a premier destination for convenient, and top notch golf courses. Whether you are want the premier lifestyle of a luxury country club membership, or are looking for championship public golf courses that won’t break the bank every time you tee it up, the city of Boise has everything the avid golfer is looking for, with some of the most beautiful homes you can imagine, just steps away from the first tee.

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