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Mission Inn Resort & Club - El Campeon

Howey-In-The-Hills, FL

(272) reviews

About Mission Inn Resort & Club - El Campeon

Par: 72   Yards: 7,015   Slope: 136   USGA: 73.8

10400 County Road 48 • Howey-In-The-Hills, FL 34737

Built in 1926, Mission Inn's El Campeon, "The Champion," is one of the south's oldest and most historical, prestigious golf courses. Architect Captain Charles Clarke of Troon, Scotland, blended unusual elevation changes of more than 85-feet with features of traditional golf design. Rolling fairways (some dramatic), undulating greens and well-placed berms, bunkers and sandy waste areas, as well as water on 11 holes all only begin to characterize the aura of El Campeon. You can't miss the Spanish-style resort inn/ hotel in the background. 'Championship Golf' at Mission Inn... always a challenge, always a memorable experience. An easy 35-40 minute drive from most Orlando areas; well worth the drive!

ADDED-VALUE: complimentary range balls & practice facilities, club storage & cleaning, locker room access. Plus $10-off $50 or more in pro shop merchandise purchases.

  • Beverage Cart
  • Carts
  • Clubhouse
  • Club Rentals: $50.00/set
  • Cocktail Lounge
  • Free Range Balls
  • Lessons
  • Lockers
  • Practice Facilities
  • Proshop
  • Restaurant
  • Restrooms on Course
  • Showers

Other Amenities

  • $10 off purchases $50-plus in pro shop; n/a on greens/cart fees, sale items or golf balls. $10 off purchases $50-plus; n/a on greens/cart fees, sale items or golf balls.
Overall Satisfaction* 4.5
Course Conditions 4.3
Pace of Play 4.2
Value 4.2
Staff and Service 4.2
Clubhouse and Pro-shop 4.2
Practice Facilities 4

Excellent: 5.0; Poor: 1.0

*Course Ratings based on 272 reviews. Last Review on 04/28/2016. Reviews posted only by guests who have booked with us and stayed or played at the facilities.

Course Detail
Year Built: 1926
Architect: Charles E. Clark
Fairway Grass: 419 Bermuda
Green: Tifdwarf Bermuda
Winter Fairway: Rye
Winter Green: Bent
Tee Name Par Yards Slope USGA
Black 72 7,015 136 73.8
Blue 72 6,601 135 72
White 72 6,276 131 70.3
Gold (Men) 73 5,624 121 67.4
Gold (Women) 73 5,624 135 73.7
Red 73 4,811 131 69.2
Red 73 4,811 131 69.2


El Campeon Rated No. 2 GOLF COURSE In Nation by Golf Advisor (February 2016). Iconic Course Mainstay of Florida's "Historic Golf Trail."

Other Amenities

  • $10 off purchases $50-plus in pro shop; n/a on greens/cart fees, sale items or golf balls. $10 off purchases $50-plus; n/a on greens/cart fees, sale items or golf balls.

Course Advisements

  • Softspikes Required
  • Proper Golf Attire Required

Course Restrictions

  • No Restrictions at this time.
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