Just blocks from Venice Beach, this executive length course is the perfect track to hone your short game skills. With six par 4s and three par 3s, the course will require the golfer to concentrate on accurate approach shots to score well. Five-somes are welcome on this walkign only course. Because of its proximity to Venice Beach, Penmar provides a cool golfing experience during the hot summer months. Penmar was designed by David Kent and opened in 1962.