World Class Instruction Available at Walt Disney World Golf

by | Dec 19, 2023 | Where to Play

Disney Golf is Your One Stop Shop for Golf Lessons Too!

The championship golf courses, operated by Arnold Palmer Golf Management, are known for their stunning beauty and challenging layouts. Each has its unique features and characteristics that make it stand out from the rest in Central Florida.

Walt Disney World Resort has four courses: the Magnolia, Palm, Lake Buena Vista, and Oak Trail. Disney’s Magnolia and Palm courses hosted the PGA Tour for more than 40 years, while the Lake Buena Vista course is an intimate country club-style layout. Disney’s Oak Trail course is a 9-hole walking course that is perfect for families and beginners – and features FootGolf four afternoons a week.

Golf Lessons are Available

If you’re looking to improve your golf game, look no further than Walt Disney World Golf’s exceptional golf instruction program. With unparalleled expertise and attention to detail, this program is second to none. The resort’s team of experienced PGA Professionals, led by Michael Schlager, helps players of all skill levels improve their performance. Their expertise in utilizing the latest techniques and technologies enables them to provide golfers with personalized instruction and guidance to enhance their golfing abilities.

The initial step in the process involves the assessment of each golfer’s skill level by the instructor, followed by a customized lesson to cater to the student’s individual needs. A supportive and encouraging learning environment is then provided that nurtures growth and development. This approach ensures that the instruction is tailored to the specific needs of each golfer, which is vital in maximizing the learning opportunities and ultimately improving their skills along the journey.

Schlager and his team offer lessons ranging from 45 minutes to half- and full-day golf schools. Playing lessons are also a great choice to see how you are progressing with a teaching professional alongside you on one of Walt Disney World’s three 18-hole championship golf courses. They also provide video analysis, group lessons, corporate clinics, and team-building activities upon request.

Golf Instruction for the Junior Golfer


Nurturing the next generation of golfers with smiles, swings, and a touch of magic. Junior Golf Instruction at Walt Disney World – where dreams take a swing!

Walt Disney World Golf offers a magical introduction to the world of golf for young enthusiasts through its Junior Golf Lessons and Clinics. Designed to cultivate a love for the game, these lessons provide a fun learning environment for kids to take home essential golf skills. Under the guidance of experienced PGA Professionals, junior golfers are introduced to the fundamentals of the swing and putting and develop a deeper understanding of the etiquette and sportsmanship that golf is globally known for.

The program utilizes engaging and age-appropriate methods to teach young golfers with the aim of fostering a lifelong passion for the sport. With the enchanting backdrop of Disney magic, these Junior Golf Lessons create an unforgettable and educational experience for the next generation of golfers.

Golf Excellence Begins with Walt Disney World Golf

Walt Disney World Golf stands as a premier destination not only for its picturesque courses but also for its commitment to elevating the golfing experience through quality instruction.

Whether you’re a casual golfer or a dedicated enthusiast, the golf instruction programs at Walt Disney World Golf offer a unique opportunity to enhance your skills while enjoying what’s widely considered “The Happiest Place on Turf!”.

Whether you’re looking to improve your swing, sharpen your putting skills, or enhance your course management abilities, these programs have everything you need to take your game to the next level. So, pack your clubs, bring your enthusiasm, and get ready to take your golf game to new heights at Walt Disney World Golf. And if you don’t have clubs, TaylorMade rental sets are always available.

Special discounted instructional rates are available for military members, junior golfers, Disney Vacation Club Members, Florida Residents, and Walt Disney World Cast Members.

Learn more at, then contact Michael Schlager directly by calling (407) 454-5096 or email him at

Photos Courtesy of Walt Disney World Golf


About the Author

<a href="" target="_self">Alan Darty</a>

Alan Darty

Alan is the founder and publisher of Golf One Media and the former publisher of eSouthernGOLF—a second-generation Florida native who loves all things Florida. You can usually find him with his wife, watching their two daughters coaching volleyball at Oviedo (FL) High School or Mississippi State University when he's not golfing, hunting, or fishing.