Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)

The Captains Golf Course

1000 Freemans Way,

Brewster, Massachusetts 02631

  • Office

    +1 (508) 896 1716
  • Pro shop

    +1 (508) 896 1716
  • Golf pro

    Mark O'Brien (Director of Golf Operations)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland.

  • Designer:

    Brian Silva of Cornish, Silva & Mungeam.

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6724
5799
5282
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
73.5
68.8
71.1

At the same location:

18-hole par-72 Starboard course (6776 yds from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

41.734525

Longitude:

-70.018219

How to get there:

4 mi SE of Brewster / 84 mi SE of Boston / 90 mi E of Providence.

The Captains Golf Course (Port course)

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1999

The Captains Golf Course is in fact home to two 18-hole championship layouts, named in nautical parlance as the Port and Starboard courses. The Port layout (on your left when standing on deck and facing the front of the ship!), is a well-rated and always popular golf course. This tree-lined parkland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy.

The Port Course is generally regarded as the more challenging of the two, with a par of 72 and rating of 72.1. The layout contains two kettle ponds that guard greens and a stretch of new holes (12 thru' 17) that are some of the best at this 36-hole facility. One to include on your play list if you are in the area.

List of courses: Boston / Cape Cod / R.I.
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
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  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
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  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)
  • Photo of The Captains Golf Course (Port course)

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (July/Aug): $74.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

Brewster, Massachusetts, is known as Cape Cod’s “Sea Captain’s Town”. In 1850 there were over 50 sea captains living in Brewster at one time; 115 have lived there since 1840. The golf holes at the Captains Golf Course are named after some of these sea-farers.

Where2Stay

  • Chatham Wayside Inn

    512 Main St, Chatham, MA 02633

    +1 (508) 945 5550

    Visit website

    Set in the heart of the quaint seaside village of Chatham, Cape Cod, the Chatham Wayside Inn offers stylish accommodations, comfortable dining and outstanding service. Chatham's strolling Main St, an exclusive mile of boutique shops, art galleries, and restaurants, is just outside the hotel's front door.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      No

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Captains (Port and Starboard courses); Cranberry Valley; Cape Cod National (private).

  • A Little Inn on Pleasant BayB&B

    654 South Orleans Rd, Orleans, MA 02653

    +1 (508) 255 0780

    Visit website

    This delightful B&B sits between the historic villages of Chatham & Orleans, located right on Pleasant Bay, with spectacular water views, a small beach, a dock for fishing or swimming, and moorings for those who arrive by boat. The Inn gives easy access to the sandy beaches of Nauset, Skaket, Chatham and Monomoy. It has excellently appointed accommodations, air-conditioning, spa bathrooms and free wireless internet.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Captains (Port and Starboard courses); Cranberry Valley; Cape Cod National (private).

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      No

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