Eastward Ho! Country Club

325 Fox Hill Rd,

Chatham, Massachusetts 02633

  • Office

    +1 (508) 945 0003
  • Pro shop

    +1 (508) 945 0620
  • Fax

    +1 (508) 945 3714

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Seaside links. Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Rolling coastal terrain.

  • Designer:

    Original design by English course architect Herbert Fowler (1922); modifications by Keith Foster (2007).

SSS or slope






How to get there:

3 mi N of Chatham / 20 mi E of Barnstable.

Eastward Ho! Country Club

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

Est. 1922

Eastward Ho! Country Club, which originally started out in 1922 as the Chatham Country Club, occupies a wonderful strip of undulating coastal terrain (known as Nickersons Neck).

Looking out onto Pleasant Bay, on the edge of Lower Cape Cod, the Herbert Fowler-designed par-71 links-style layout offers many breathtaking vistas and plenty of golfing challenge. A private club, exclusively for the use of members and their invited guests.

List of courses: Boston / Cape Cod / R.I.


Who can play and when?

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

Green fees

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

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted.

Practice facilities


Did you know?

The course at Eastward Ho! was largely designed by the renowned English golf architect Herbert Fowler in 1922. Years earlier, in 1908, Fowler was responsible for creating the current layout of another famous course ... Westward Ho!, near Bideford in England (also known as Royal North Devon).

Published ranking

Massachusetts' 7th best course (Golf Digest, 2023/24).
USA's 102nd best course (Golf Digest, 2023).

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