Wilmington Country Club

4825 Kennett Pike,

Wilmington, Delaware 19807

  • Office

    +1 (302) 655 6171
  • Pro shop

    +1 (302) 655 6022
  • Fax

    +1 (302) 655 6513
  • Golf pro

    Joe Guillebeau (PGA, Head Golf Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    36 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and open countryside.

  • Designer:

    South course designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr (1960); renovated by Keith Foster (2008). North course designed by Dick Wilson (1961).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7334
6266
5411
Par
71
71
71
SSS or slope
76.0
71.1
72.0

At the same location:

Above distances are for the South course. Also at Wilmington CC is the 18-hole, par-71 North course (6390 yds from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

39.797194

Longitude:

-75.597181

How to get there:

5 mi NW of central Wilmington.

Wilmington Country Club

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.

Est. 1960

The private Wilmington Country Club is home to two 18-hole golf courses, the highly-ranked South course and the also well-rated North course.

The South course is a tree-lined and open parkland layout that ranks with some of the best in Delaware. This tree-lined and open parkland layout provides a wonderful test for your all-round game, with many attractive, skilfully crafted and challenging holes to enjoy. This private course is generally playable only by members and their invited guests.

List of courses: USA - Mid Atlantic

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Private club - guests may only play if hosted by a member.

Green fees

Outside visitor fee not applicable; course exclusively for members and their guests.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

Published ranking

2019/20 Golf Digest rating: SOUTH course rated No.1 course in Delaware; NORTH course rated 4th best course in Delaware.

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