The Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club


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   The Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club Est. 2006

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The Ritz-Carlton Members Club is not to be missed. This Tom Fazio designed Florida gem is one of the best golf courses in the Tampa Bay area, although open only to its members and resort guests of the Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

In a wonderfully natural setting adjacent to the Braden River, where forested wetland and open fields are all you see from the course, 16 lakes and constantly rolling terrain provide a scenic backdrop to each and every hole. You'll play from many elevated tees, down to awaiting good-width fairways and, on several occasions, back up to elevated greens. Smooth-lined, high-lipped and sharp-edged bunkering features strongly around the often large, undulating and immaculately maintained greens.

Although the feel is relatively open, accompanying you throughout the round is abundant vegetation in the form of tree plantings, flowering shrubs, mulched beds, informal native grasses and marshland areas. Large oak trees were relocated to key locations on the elevated course surrounds, while hundreds of nursery-grown trees have also been incorporated, including pines, palms and live oaks.

What sets Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club above many of Florida's other top-quality layouts is the perfect blending of natural wetland, open lakes, superbly crafted holes and constant, though not tiring, elevation changes. Add in top-quality course conditioning, services and amenities, and you have an exceptional golf facility that justifiably ranks alongside the Sunshine State's elite.

Stay & Play at Ritz-Carlton: Ritz-Carlton Members Club can be played only by its members and guests staying at the Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota (15 miles), see Where2Stay section below.

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Making Contact

The Ritz-Carlton Members Club, Sarasota
15150 70th Terrace East,
Bradenton, Florida FL 34202
USA
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Office   +1 (941) 309 2900
Pro Shop   +1 (941) 309 2900
Fax

  +1 (941) 309 2793

Email  
Website   www.rcmcsarasota.com
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Golf Pro
 
Glen Murray (Director of Golf Operations); Scott Masters (Head Golf Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk
 
Surroundings: Wetland environment.
 
Designer: Tom Fazio
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7417 6198 5175
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 75.6 70.0 68.3
 
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How2Get There?

13 miles NE of Sarasota
From I-75, to the north-east of Sarasota, take exit 213 and go east on University Parkway. After 3 mi turn left into Lorraine Blvd. After 1.9 mi turn right into 70th Terrace E and Ritz-Carlton Members GC.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2017 resort guest fee, 18-holes, peak rate in high season (mid-Nov thru' mid-April): $245. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Resort guests (staying at Ritz-Carlton Sarasota Resort) can book to play on weekdays and weekends. No outside visitor play available.  Must book in advance. Closed Mondays.
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Other Information
Non-metal spikes preferred. Visitors can opt to walk or use a golf cart, but must take a caddie (Ritz-Carlton Caddie Concierge Program).

Practice facilities
Excellent
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Did you know?

The Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club is recognized by Audubon International for its environmental excellence, designated as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary.

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Location

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Latitude: (27.413948)
Longitude: (-82.388180)
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The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota AAA 5-Diamond
1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, FL 34236
+1 (941) 309 2000
www.ritzcarlton.com

At The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, casual Gulf Coast lifestyle blends with the sophisticated, cosmopolitan excitement of the city. Featuring lavish accommodations, exceptional dining, a luxury spa, Members Golf Club, Members Beach Club and sweeping ocean and marina views. The Ritz-Carlton Sarasota provides guests with a relaxing and luxurious escape from the everyday.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 5 miles No
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Golf within 20 miles Ritz-Carlton Members Club (15 mi); Legacy at Lakewood Ranch; University Park; Oak Ford; Venetian; River Strand; Waterlefe; Greenfield Plantation; Stoneybrook at Heritage Harbour.
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