As a golf fan, there’s just something special about witnessing a PGA tournament in person instead of on your flat screen. So why not stay at the host resort to really revel in the excitement? There are several Forbes Travel Guide Four- and Five-star hotels that hold pro golf events throughout the year (The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua recently held the Hyundai Tournament of Champions in January) and if you plan ahead, you can book a room here, too. Check out our article on Forbes.com — we’ve gathered five star-rated resorts hosting upcoming tournaments on the prestigious 2012 PGA Tour.
Photo courtesy of Kiawah Island Golf Resort.