There are many reasons today’s golf facilities may feel the need to renovate. The most common factors leading to a remodeling program are:

  • Improving Environmental Conditions
  • Overcoming Economic Concerns
  • Correcting Construction or Maintenance Issues
  • Renovating or Adjusting Existing Design Issues
  • Improving Aesthetics
  • Restoring Historic Value
  • Upgrading Aging Golf Course Features


With the competition to attract new players to your facility at an all time high, it is now more important than ever to evaluate your golf course and elevate it to the next level.

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UPDATE: Phoenician Resort Renovation

Phil Smith Design was recently selected to renovate the golf course at the iconic Phoenician Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona

Construction is planned for early 2018


Desert Mountain, Geronimo Bunker Renovation


 Phil Smith Design Renovations

  • Prairie Dunes Country Club, Hutchinson, KS
  • Pinnacle Peak Country Club, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Desert Forest Golf Club, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Shadow Glen Golf Club, Olathe, KS
  • Elk Creek Golf Club, Moberly, MO
  • Lone Tree Golf Club, Chandler, AZ
  • The Arizona Country Club, Phoenix, AZ
  • Francisco Grande Golf Course, Casa Grande, AZ
  • Westbrook Village Golf Club, Peoria, AZ
  • The Dunes Golf Club (Design Feasibility Study), Sanibel Island, FL
  • Sherwood Country Club, Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Superstition Mountain, Prospector Course, Superstition Mountain, AZ


Renovations With Tom Weiskopf 

  • The Olympic Club Ocean Course, San Francisco, CA
  • TPC Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Lahontan Golf Club, Truckee, CA
  • Troon North Monument, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Troon North Pinnacle, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Forest Highlands Canyon Course, Flagstaff, AZ
  • Forest Highlands Meadow Course, Flagstaff, AZ
  • The Rim Club, Payson, AZ
  • Double Eagle, Columbus, OH
  • Troon Country Club, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Loch Lomond Golf Club, Dunbartonshire, Scotland


Renovations With Jack Nicklaus 

  • Desert Mountain Cochise, Geronimo, and Renegade Courses, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Desert Highlands Golf Club, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Morningside Golf Club, Palm Springs, CA
  • Ibis Golf and Country Club, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
  • PGA National – Champion Course, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
  • Bear Lakes Country Club, W. Palm Beach, FL
  • Sherwood Country Club, Thousand Oaks, CA