Whistling Straits Golf Course - Straits and Irish, Kohler

Categories: Golf Courses, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.9/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web
Whistling Straits is one of two 36-hole links-style golf courses associated with The American Club, a luxury golf resort located near Kohler, Wisconsin, and owned by a subsidiary of the Kohler Company. The other is Blackwolf Run, west of the city of Sheboygan. The Whistling Straits complex is located north of Sheboygan, in the unincorporated community of Haven in the Town of Mosel in Sheboygan County. Although the Whistling Straits courses are located in Haven, the promotional and postal address is Kohler, site of The American Club.The courses at Whistling Straits (and Blackwolf Run) were designed by Pete and Alice Dye.Straits CourseThe Straits Course is the flagship course at Whistling Straits. As of 2012, it had a length of 7790yd and a par of 72. It hosted the 2004 PGA Championship won by Vijay Singh in a playoff over Chris DiMarco and Justin Leonard, the 2007 U.S. Senior Open won by Brad Bryant, and the 2010 PGA Championship won by Martin Kaymer in a playoff over Bubba Watson. The course hosted the PGA Championship for a third time in 2015. In 2020 the Ryder Cup will be held on the course.
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  • Went here with my Dad. Great golf course and stunning views. Get a granola bar while you're there (delicious!). The caddies are also very nice and helpful. 
  • Everything about this facility is superb. Pete Dye will wear you down though on these courses. Great time and we'll worth the price tag for an experience like this. 
  • When arriving we were blown away with the lovely stone clubhouse. Caddies were dressed in white jump suits Marshals and starters in knickers and plaid socks. The course is hard really hard but.....it ...  read more »
  • Top 10 golf course IN THE WORLD. Also stellar food, beer and cocktails. Be on the look out for the sheeps roaming the fairways!
  • The Best Golf Course in Wisconsin and top 5 Public in the nation, need I saw more? Seriously, why are you reading a review for Whistling Straits, you could be spending your time doing something way better. You know the course is awesome.
  • I went to the 2015 PGA--amazing course on tv, 1000 times better in person! Incredible !!! Well worth the 9 hour drive, took my son & have great memories !
  • Going to play at Whistling Straits Golf Course, N8501 Lakeshore Rd, Sheboygan, WI 53083 will be a wonderful time for your group. The course, caddies, club house and all facilities are top notch. I'm looking forward to the next time I come back here.
  • Beautiful. Tough, but fair. Wonderful staff. A "must" play.
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