D E S I G N   S E R V I C E S

Burton Golf Design specializes Master Planning, Golf Course Design and Golf Course Renovation.  Our history includes the design and layout of multi-course residential communities, designing championship caliber courses, and planning & executing the renovation of elite private club facilities. We have delivered successful projects around the world on virtually every type of environment possible. 

Master Planning

World-Class residential golf course developments arise from innovative vision and planning. There is no more important component of a golf course residential community than the golf course itself, as the golf course drives the layout and design for the other components of the community. Our experience in master planning and course routing is extensive, having developed successful master plans around the globe – from single family residential communities to high density developments, across a wide variety of terrain and environments.

New Construction

Our courses stand the test of time by creating a design which provides variety and incorporates thoughtful strategy and design elements. We create an enjoyable golf experience for golfers of all playing abilities by integrating challenging strategy for those that wish to play aggressively, while providing opportunities for conservative players to diligently navigate around hazards. Our main goals from the onset of a project is to create an enjoyable and memorable golf experience for future patrons and also create a sustainable, world-class asset for our clients.


Renovation is an inevitable process for all golf courses. The reasons for renovation vary in all facets – some courses desire to renovate to better serve their respective clientele and market, other courses may renovate out of the need to repair and replace components of their facility and some courses may renovate due to external influences with the need to reduce their use of resources and operating costs. Whatever the reasons for renovation may be, our approach is simple --- be as adaptive as possible to suit the needs of our clients.