Welcome to Lake Bess Golf Club

Per Steve J. McMillen, North Florida PGA | Executive Director

DeSantis issued Executive Order 2020-91 that states that effective  April 3 at 12:01, all persons in Florida shall limit their  movements and personal interactions outside of their home to only  those necessary to obtain or provide essential services  or conduct essential activities until April 30.  Per confirmation through the Governor’s Office, Golf is considered an essential activity as long as proper social distancing is maintained. 

Lake Bess Golf Club Golf has incorporated the following safety measures:

  • Pro Shop is closed.  Transactions are processed via window.
  • 1 to a cart 
  • Water coolers, ball washers, and rakes have been removed (if ball in trap, lift and place to avoid footprints)
  • No-touch flagsticks
  • Additional restrooms available - Maintenance shed

Please practice social distancing!


Not far from Winter Haven, Lake Bess Golf Club offers terrific views and challenging play for golfers at every skill level. Well-groomed fairways and greens keep the course difficult yet friendly, and the staff can offer tips and tricks for playing your best round. Lake Bess Golf Club is a terrific choice for your regular rounds of golf or a new destination for you and friends when visiting Winter Haven.

Lake Bess Golf Club is a challenging nine hole golf course, open to the public.  It features a Pro shop, driving range, and putting and chipping greens.  


Nestled amidst an abundance of majestic trees, the course measures 2217 yards from the longest tees, features 3 sets of tees for different skill levels, and is par 35.


Lake Bess Golf Club is located behind Walmart Supercenter on Cypress Gardens Boulevard

From Downtown Winter Haven

Take Cypress Gardens Boulevard east 5 miles (3 miles past Legoland) to Lake Bess Road. Turn right, and follow the road south.  Bear left onto Golf Aire Boulevard to the entrance of Lake Bess Golf Club.

From Highway 27

Take Cypress Gardens Boulevard west 1.3 miles to Burger King. Turn left onto Lake Bess Road And follow the road south.  Bear left onto Golf Aire Boulevard to the entrance of Lake Bess Golf Club. 


Lake Bess Golf Club

218 Golf Aire Blvd, Winter Haven, Florida 33884, United States

(863) 326-9171


Open today

07:00 am – 06:00 pm