The Top 2 Golf Courses in the Catskills, NY

Championship-level golf, picturesque views, resort amenities - what more could you want?

Sunny Hill Resort is home to two of the top golf courses in the Catskills, NY: Thunderhart Golf Course, a championship-level course with a Parkland-style back nine and unique design, and Sunny Hill’s golf course, a resort-style course with wide fairways and breathtaking views. The two courses have earned the designation of being one of New York’s Top Rated Family Golf Resorts – and they’re the perfect place to spend a day or weekend with friends and family.

Both golf courses are suited for experienced golfers and beginners. Thunderhart features an exciting yet challenging design with several ponds and sand trap obstacles, its gorgeous views and challenging design make it a shining gem of the Great Northern Catskills. Sunny Hill’s golf course contains more par 3’s and offers a more casual golf experience, making it a great choice for a leisurely trip away from home or the office.

We offer competitive golf membership rates in addition to daily rates on both courses. Call (518) 634-7698 with any questions about our rates, courses or golf lessons.

M/T/W – Closed
Th-Sun – 8am-5pm

Golfing Services

If you’re new to golf or simply feeling rusty, lessons are available by appointment at Sunny Hill for both individuals and groups during the week. We also offer a free “short game” clinic on Monday nights.

The Sunny Hill Pro Shop stocks new and used golf equipment; everything from Taylor Made drivers to Scotty Cameron putters, and a large inventory of shoes to accommodate all sizes and style preferences. Balls, gloves, tees and a selection of golf apparel are also available in the Pro Shop. Don’t forget to take advantage of our Demo Days as well – you can try that new driver out before buying, and there’s always great deals to find.

Kids Golf Lessons

For young players, Sunny Hill offers free golf lessons on Sunday mornings at 9:00 am on the driving range. These fun, instructional sessions help kids learn the fundamentals on a real golf course. Children are also welcome to play a round of mini golf in our indoor Entertainment Center. There’s nothing we love more than seeing each new generation of golfers return to Sunny Hill again and again, and this is a great place to get started!

Golf Vacation Packages

Stay and Play with one of our all-inclusive golf packages and enjoy two meals a day, comfortable lodging and unlimited golf with a cart at Sunny Hill . Conveniently located between Albany and New York City in the heart of the Catskill Mountains, Sunny Hill is the perfect golf destination for groups of all sizes. Enjoy a day on hitting the links, wander the grounds and take in all the lovely sights, and wind down the night in the peace and quiet of Upstate New York.

Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway, end of year league trip or looking for a midweek golf package, our staff can arrange your tee times, meals and entertainment. Plan your next all-inclusive golf vacation in the Catskills at Sunny Hill Resort.

Contact: Kevin Smith, Director of Golf,
Phone: 518-634-7816

Golfing Vacations

Find a golfing package, grab your clubs and play our greens. After sinking the last putt, GarWayne Dining Hall will satisfy any sportsman's appetite.

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Rates & Membership

Play the whole season at Sunny Hill & Thunderhart with golf memberships. Cart and club rentals available.

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Thunderhart Golf Course

Thunderhart Golf Course at Sunny Hill is a championship 18-hole golf course located in the Great Northern Catskills.

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All-Inclusive Vacations

Meals, concerts, lake parties, fireworks, Viking obstacle course, military vehicle rides. All included.

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