Somerset Hills Country Club

180 Mine Mount Rd,

Bernardsville, New Jersey 07924

  • Office

    +1 (908) 766 0043
  • Pro shop

    +1 (908) 766 0043
  • Fax

    +1 (908) 766 1748

About the course

  • The Course:

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

  • Surroundings:


  • Designer:

    Current course designed by Albert W. Tillinghast (1917); modified by Tom Doak (2018).

SSS or slope






How to get there:

1 mi NW of Bernardsville / 43 mi W of New York City (Times Square, Manhattan).

Somerset Hills Country Club

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

Est. 1899

Somerset Hills Country Club is home to a championship golf course that ranks with some of the best in New Jersey. 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. However, this is a private course generally playable only by members and their guests.

List of courses: Appalachians


Who can play and when?

Private club; visitors/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

Somerset Hills is predominantly a walking course. Caddies available.

Practice facilities


Did you know?

Somerset Hills hosted the Curtis Cup in 1990, comfortably won by the United States' women's amateur team, 14-4. Either side of this event, the Great Britain & Ireland team had won the previous two Curtis Cups (1986, '88) and went on to win or retain the Cup in the next three (1992, '94 and '96).

Published ranking

New Jersey's 3rd best course (Golf Digest, 2023/24).
USA's 57th best course(Golf Digest, 2023).
World's 43rd best course (GOLF Magazine, 2023/24).

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Solheim Cup: also in September, also in southern Europe, the 18th Solheim Cup will be contested at Finca Cortesin on the Costa del Sol, with Europe defending after their surprise win in Toledo, Inverness Club (Ohio) in 2021 (Sept 22-24). 


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Céline Boutier: with many successes as both an amateur and professional golfer, Boutier added a major championship title to her impressive résumé at this year’s Evian Championship.

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