Golf Bags have undergone a lot of changes in the past few years. New innovations have been introduced. Modern golf bags have several features and qualities which make them very convenient to use. One of these characteristics is the presence of a built in cooler in the golf bag to keep your beverages chilled throughout your time on the course
The feeling of reaching into your bag for a nice refreshing drink only to find it warm is truly a horrible one. That is where a cooler comes into play to prevent that sinking feeling. Especially playing in warmer climates the importance of a golf bag with a cooler cannot be stressed enough. Besides your beverages, coolers can also be a good way of carrying your snacks without worrying about them going bad.
Now if you are on the lookout for such a bag there are several options available. To help you make an informed decision we have come up with a list of the best golf bags with coolers in 2020. These bags are sure to give you your money’s worth because besides a cooler they are equipped with a lot other modern features as well. The manufacturers have not compromised on storage and build quality. The coolers themselves are lightweight, have decent storage and cooling capacities.
TOP 5 GOLF BAGS WITH COOLERS
- PING PIONEER CART BAG
Starting off our list is this amazing bag by well -known golf equipment manufacturer PING. It has everything one would want in a golf bag and more. The PING PIONEER comes with a cooler pocket capable of carrying six 12-ounce cans at a time. The cooler pocket is easily accessible and performs very well.
Needless to say the bag is made of very high quality material. With 15 full length dividers and 14 pockets there are tonnes of storage space for all your golfing equipment. The top has a diameter of 11.5 inches and is divided in 15 ways to eliminate the possibility of clubs tangling with each other. The pockets include two large apparel pockets, valuables pocket and a rangefinder pocket. An easily accessible magnetic drop down golf ball pocket is also present. A separate pocket to reach the bottom of the dividers further adds to the convenience of using this bag. Two moulded grip handles make the bag comfortable to carry. Other features are a pen holder, umbrella sleeve, towel ring, pass through cart straps and a rain hood. You can choose between 6 colours while buying this bag.
The only downside is the absence of a drain hole to get rid of the moisture formed by the cooler pocket.
Dimensions: 35″ Height x 10″ Weight x 15″ Depth
Weight: 7 pounds
- Bag Boy Golf 2020 Chiller Cart Bag
Next up on our list is the BAG BOY CHILLER CART BAG. This bag made of very durable 600D polyester has a well insulated removable cooler which can hold up to six 12 ounce cans at a time. The cooler can keep your beverages chilled for several hours. A drain hole for the cooler condensation is one of this bag’s several qualities.
Besides the cooler the bag has a 14- way 11 inch top diameter to minimize club binding. 14 full length dividers provide ample storage along with 9 pockets. The pockets include multiple apparel pockets, an oversized ball pocket and a valuables pocket. Soft grip handles make this an easily manoeuvrable bag. A single well carried strap is present as well. Moreover, the bag also has a pen holder, umbrella holder and a rain hood.
Despite all these positive characteristics there have been complaints of poor quality zippers on this bag and it’s a bit difficult to fit into a cart.
Dimensions: 35″ Height x 10.5″ Weight x 16″ Depth
Weight: 5.4 pounds
- TaylorMade 2020 Supreme Golf Cart Bag
This bag by TaylorMade fully deserves its place on the list. Like the Bag Boy Chiller it is also made of 600D polyester which makes it tear and weather resistant. The cooler on this bag can hold five 12 ounce cans and most importantly comes with drain ports. The performance of the cooler is more than satisfactory.
The storage capacity is more than enough for most golfers. The top diameter is 10 inches. 15 dividers for your clubs and 12 pockets. The pockets include two suede pockets to protect your valuables along with a ball pocket, tee pocket and a split side apparel pocket. You can also customize the pocket panels as they zip off. The zippers themselves are very smooth and durable. The fabric is fade resistant which means the bag will maintain it’s looks for a long time. Top grab handles make the bag easy to lift and there is a trunk handle present as well. Additional features of this bag are a towel loop, Velcro glove tab, pen sleeve, umbrella holder and a matching rain hood. You can get this bag in 5 colours.
The TaylorMade Supreme comes with a single strap system which although is well cushioned but not ideal to carry the bag over the shoulder so it is better to use this usually as a cart bag.
Dimensions: 35.5″ Height x 10″ Width x 12″ Depth
Weight: 5.8 pounds
- Callaway 2020 ORG14 Golf Cart Bag
Callaway bags are world renowned for their quality and functionality and this one is certainly no exception. Made of strong heavyweight fabric The Callaway 2020 ORG14 features a large cooler pocket which can fit about ten to twelve 12 ounce cans. There is a supplementary cooler sleeve as well in which you can fit two or three more cans, so the storage capacity of your beverages is impressive.
The impressive storage capacity is not limited to the cooler. The top diameter is 10.5 inches. The bag has 14 full length dividers which allow you to store your clubs in a secure manner. 11 pockets mean there is plenty of space for everything a golfer needs to carry. The pockets include a few accessory pockets, a rangefinder pocket, valuables pocket and a bottom ball pocket. 2 integrated top handles and a padded single shoulder strap make the bag easy to move, lift on and off carts and move around the course. The Callaway ORG14 gives you loads of other features like a towel hook with glove attachment, umbrella holder and a rain hood. An electric trolley battery back pocket is also an interesting addition to the bag.
The main drawback is the lack of a drain hole for the cooler moisture and no pen holder.
Dimensions: 35.5″ Height x 11″ Weight x 16″ Depth
Weight: 6.0 pounds.
- Founders Club Premium Cart Bag
The last but not the least on our list is this strong and sleek looking bag by Founders Club. The cooler on this bag comes with adequate storage space and a drain hole. The performance of the cooler is very good as it keeps your drinks cool for hours and the drain hole does it job perfectly fine.
The bag has a moulded 14 way top which makes it very easy to organize your clubs. 14 full length dividers stop your clubs from rattling against each other hence securing them from any damage. It has 11 pockets with 9 zippered and 2 mesh pockets. The pockets include ball pockets, valuables pockets, rangefinder pocket and 2 expandable apparel pockets. The best feature of this bag is it’s amazing maneuverability. This is where the Founders Club Premium is at it’s best. The bag has a broad and stable base. There are several handles making it very easy for you to lift the bag. Two integrated side handles, a bottom handle, rear handle and a padded carry strap are a part of this high quality bag. If you are looking for a bag which is easy to move around then look no further. Additional features include a towel hook, umbrella holder, a glove holder and a rain hood.
Overall a very solid purchase with only one complaint by some users of sub-par zippers. The bag is also a bit heavier than the other four on this list.
Dimensions: 41’’ Height x 14’’ Width x 12’’ Depth
Weight: 11 pounds
All the above mentioned bags are in no particular order. They are stylish and practical at the same time. You can buy any one of them and we are convinced that you will be very glad with your decision.