Recreation in Temecula, CA
Temecula offers a variety of fun, exciting and relaxing recreational activities to choose from. Enjoy world-class golf at several local courses, watch horse shows and races at Galway Downs, play a game of basketball or soccer at the Patricia H. Birdsall Sports Park or explore the outdoors at Lake Skinner. Whether you're in town on vacation or are on business and find yourself with a little down time, you'll appreciate all the great recreation to be found just minutes from Ramada Old Town Temecula.
Galway Downs is located six miles from our hotel and features horse shows such as hunter/jumper shows, dressage and horse racing held at the Southern California Equestrian Center.
Patricia H. Birdsall Sports Park
This sports park sprawls over 44 acres and offers synthetic turf soccer fields, baseball fields and basketball courts as well as concessions, picnic areas, barbecue grills and a playground. Sports teams in town for a game at this park will appreciate that our hotel is just five miles away and offers great group rates as well as perks like free continental breakfast, free parking and free Wi-Fi.
Just 13 miles from Ramada Old Town Temecula, Lake Skinner offers a huge lake for fishing and boating as well as hiking trails and horseback riding trails, picnic areas, a playground and splash area and lots of flora and fauna to admire.
The Temecula Valley area boasts numerous golf courses, including seven championship courses. Many of these courses are open to the public seven days a week and feature some of the best designs and most intriguing fairways. Professional instruction and practice facilities are also first class.
Only 3 miles from our hotel, the Temecula Creek Inn Golf Course offers 27 holes of Championship Golf spread across 300 acres of gorgeous mountain scenery with dramatic elevation changes and true rustic beauty. This course has a four-star rating from Golf Digest's "Places to Play" and offers golfers unique combinations of bunkered, tree-lined and rock-outcropping golf architecture.
Redhawk Golf Club | 3 miles
Rated 7th best of California's public golf courses, Redhawk can push your skills to the limit. This semi-private course offers 18 holes of championship golf as well as a pro shop and practice areas with putting greens and driving range stations.
Journey at Pechanga | 4 miles
Designed by Arthur HIlls, Journey at Pechanga is a challenging course on beautiful grounds that were designed to preserve the natural beauty of the historic tribal lands. Enjoy 18 holes, then enjoy breakfast, lunch or beverages at Journey's End, a restaurant and bar offering views of the course and delicious menu choices.
Temeku Hills Golf and Country Club has become one of Temecula's premier golfing facilities. This 6,636 yard Ted Robinson designed course was opened in 1995 and has been updated by P. Dye. The club offers exciting wine country golf for the novice players, experienced tournament players and everyone in between, as well as a clubhouse, food and beverage service and a practice area.
Cross Creek Golf Club | 5 miles
Cross Creek Golf Course embodies classical design themes reminiscent of the golden age of golf course architecture. Designed by Arthur Hills, the course offers tees and greens secluded in groves of Oak and Sycamore trees as well as immaculate fairways and lush landscaping. The course also has a golf shop, instructors and practice facilities.
The Golf Club at Rancho California | 6 miles
Designed by Trent Jones, Sr., this is one of the best public courses in the area. Amenities include fully stocked golf shop, driving range, putting green, EZ-GO electric carts and SCGA Electronic Handicap System Computer. Lessons are available by appointment and the Grill Room offers breakfast and lunch daily.