Palmer Hills golf course is an award winning public 18 hole golf course designed by William J. Spear. The course and driving range are located in Bettendorf Iowa, which is part of the Quad Cities and built on land purchased from the David Palmer family in 1971.
Palmer Hills was established in 1974, and is home to 100 year old oak trees, rolling hills, ponds, and a meandering creek that comes into play on 11 holes. A variety of teeing options make the hills and water a challenge that is playable for golfers of all levels.
The par-72 golf course at Palmer Hills in Bettendorf, Iowa measures over 6500 yards from the back (black) tees. It was designed by William J. Spear, ASGCA, and opened for play in 1974. The manageable length and comfortable layout of our golf course along with our affordable rates make Palmer Hills Golf Course your best choice for golf in Bettendorf. Our course features its name-sake rolling hills as well as magnificent fairways, and a healthy challenge. We look forward to seeing you on the course soon.