Sarasota & Bradenton Golf Course LIving

The Concessions
The Concessions Golf Club and Residence is home to many firsts.  Here, Jack Nicklaus has designed his Signature Golf Course in association with Tony Jacklin as a tribute to one of the greatest moments in sports history.

The Founders Club
Carrying on the grand traditions of golf that J. Hamilton Gillespie brought to Sarasota, revered golf course designer Robert Trent Jones, Jr. has sculpted a dramatic and rewarding "core" golf course for the Founders Club, following the ancient contours of the traditional Scottish links.  The 7,094-yard, 72-par layout offers an unfettered route of play upon its tranquil fairways, embraced by lakes and natural wetlands that add a challenging aspect to the course.

Legacy is an upscale, 18 hole championship course, different from anything found in the region.  Offering a level of service and course conditions found at world-class private facilities, this award winning, Arnold Palmer-designed course, managed by Troon Golf, has quickly earned its reputation as one of the premier courses in Southwest Florida.
Par 72/ Yards: 4886 to 7067/ Slope: 125 to 143

University Park Country Club
University Park Country Club has consistently earned awards from independent readers' surveys, professional golf writers and planning and homebuilders' associations, establishing it as the premier golfing and country club experience in the region.  The Ron Garl-designed course also earned a designation as “most women-friendly course”.
Par 72 / Yards: 4914 to 7001 / Slope: 118 to 138

Lakewood Ranch Country Club
The members-only club centers around a majestic 42,000 square-foot clubhouse, designed in the grand Italian-villa style and be surrounded by 27 of 36 planned holes of  Palmer-designed golf. A limited number of full golf memberships are available; along with tennis, social and other specially designed plans. 
Par 72 / Yards: 5,135 to 7,141 / Slope: 120 to 133

Waterlefe Golf & River Club
Inspired by the backdrop of the Manatee River, the ultimate golf experience has been created with the perfect combination of beauty and challenge.  Designed by Ted McAnlis, imagine a golf course with four unforgettable holes that touch and border the scenic Manatee River.  Waterlefe Golf & River Club's design uniquely blends land and water with stately oaks, vistas of the Manatee River and surrounding marshes.
Par 72 / Yards: 5169 to 6779 / Slope: 118 to 138

Pelican Pointe Golf and Country Club
Championship golf is just the beginning at Pelican Pointe Golf & Country Club.  This 27-hole semi-private course winds through nature preserves and lakes, offering the golfer glimpses of a number of birds and wildlife.  Every hole presents an invitation to test their skills.
Par 72 / Yards: 4,939 to 7,202

Heron Creek
The 27-hole championship golf course at the Heron Creek Golf and Country Club in North Port provides a unique and enjoyable golfing experience in Southwest Florida.  Designed by famed architect Arthur Hills, Heron Creek is a superb, natural design that not only preserves, but enhances its natural surroundings.  Highlighting the unique features of the landscape and native plants, Heron Creek has rolling hills, large stands of oaks, pine and palmetto, spectacular water features and many native birds, including its namesake, the Heron.
Par 72 / Yards: 4787 to 6869

Laurel Oaks Country Club
Laurel Oak Country Club is a private, member-owned club located in Sarasota, Florida. Its outstanding facilities include two championship golf courses crafted by Gary Player. The older course has been recently redesigned by Rees Jones, the famed "U.S. Open Doctor".
Par 72

Long regarded as the pre-eminent golf course designer in the world, Tom Fazio has once again proved his genius with the new 18-hole championship Members course at The Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club.
Par 72 / Yards: 5,175 to 7,147