The Kittansett Club

11 Point Rd,

Marion, Massachusetts 02738

  • Office

    +1 (508) 748 0148
  • Pro shop

    +1 (508) 748 0192
  • Fax

    +1 (508) 748 3988
  • Golf pro

    Steven Demmer (PGA Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Seaside (located on Butler Point, which extends into Buzzards Bay) and woodland.

  • Designer:

    Original design by William S. Flynn & Frederic C. Hood (1922); renovated by Gil Hanse (1998, 2012).

SSS or slope






How to get there:

6 mi SE of Marion / 45 mi SE of Providence.

The Kittansett Club

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

Est. 1922

The Kittansett Club is home to one of the top-rated and finest championship golf courses in Massachusetts. The excellent tree-lined and open parkland layout contains a wealth of wonderfully crafted, memorable and challenging holes. Definitely a course that will challenge your all-round game.

Limited access: this private course is generally playable only by members and their invited guests.

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


Who can play and when?

Kittansett is a 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.

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted.

Practice facilities


Did you know?

The Club's name is taken from "kittan-sett," a native american (Wampanoag tribes) term for "near the sea." | Kittansett hosted the Walker Cup in 1953.

Published ranking

Massachusetts' 5th best course (Golf Digest, 2023/24).
USA's 89th best course (Golf Digest, 2023).
World's former 91st best course (GOLF magazine, 1987; not in subsequent editions of this ranking).

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