Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Fort Lauderdale Country Club is the oldest private club in Broward County. It boasts 36 holes of championship golf and the largest women’s league in the county.
The club offers an active tournament schedule year-round, including events geared specifically towards couples and women. There are weekly throw-ins for golfers of all skill levels. The golf calendar is complemented by regular social events and themed dinners, so you can enjoy your time at the club both on and off the course.
Leading the charge are Michael O’Brien, General Manager, who was a 2017 inductee into the South Florida PGA Hall of Fame, and Mark VanDyck, Director of Golf, who was the 2017 PGA Professional of the Year.
Fort Lauderdale Country Club in 2017 is celebrating it’s 90th anniversary and is the oldest private country club in Broward County.
With premier conditions over 36 holes Fort Lauderdale Country Club members enjoy playing golf surrounded by vistas and nature rather than houses.
On both courses members play within countless species of indigenous trees and colorful beds of flowers, with a few water hazards to navigate around or over.
Fort Lauderdale Country Club is a wonderful club for members to enjoy Florida’s perfect outdoor climate, to play golf, make friends, enjoy casual and formal dining while making memories to last a lifetime.
The club provides a busy golf tournament schedule to suit everyone’s tastes and skill levels. While an excellent player to course ration makes finding time to play a breeze. Their activities for women golfers include numerous golf events during the winter, together with welcoming associations for both beginners and seasoned players for 9 holes or full course play. The women’s program is one of the largest in the area.
Multiple short-game practice areas feature every type of rough you might experience on the courses, multiple bunkers, and a challenging putting green. A double-ended driving range with both grass and the latest all weather surfaces allow member’s options regardless of weather.
Our courses have the very best drainage and allow members to be out playing golf without restrictions before other local courses are considering cart path only play. For example, both courses resumed full play after Hurricane Irma in 2017 within 2 weeks, and one course was available even sooner.
The North course plays at nearly 7000 yards, and the South course is 200 yards shorter playing a little more “links” style. Their website has narrated hole flyovers to truly get a feel for the designs and challenges.
Both courses provide four wide-ranging sets of tees making them very enjoyable for beginners and experts, young and old.
The two courses and membership levels mean members can find times to play very easily. Members quickly learn that they often can “just turn up” and will play.
Full service Pro shop and multiple golf pros offer a wide range of services, including individual and group clinics lessons from all the accredited PGA staff.
The club is a private Equity club and has programs for members to suit different types of needs such as seasonal programs.
When not golfing, members enjoy formal and casual dining choices overlooking the challenging 9th hole with a layup or go for it decision.
Conveniently located between Fort Lauderdale and Plantation, the club is within 6 miles of the beach and draws members from all neighboring areas as well as further afield.
A number of LPGA pros choose Fort Lauderdale Country Club as the practice home with it’s tour-like consistent conditions.
Visually, the Club is truly a unique oasis with fairways lined with stately indigenous trees, well maintained landscaping, breathtaking vistas, and colorful beds of flowers in season, as opposed to many courses where one plays golf between houses. A true golfing experience for all skill levels from novices new to the game, to the LPGA players who choose to practice here.
Play for couples and singles is available almost every day of the week, but with two full courses there is always a tee time to play on your own. This is truly an often-understated benefit!
Want to play other prestigious courses? Look no further, our members travel every year on sold out arranged trips to enjoy once in a lifetime experiences. Imagine playing Royal Liverpool the week after The Open, our members did! There are trips planned every year for Men, Ladies, and Couples, name a “must play” golf destination worldwide and our members have probably been there! It’s a very popular member benefit. Imagine playing Royal Liverpool the week after The Open, our members did!
Socially, our members enjoy a beautiful clubhouse with comfortable formal dining, casual inside and outside dining overlooking the courses, and spacious men’s and ladies lounges. Regular social events give our members many reasons to spend time at their home away from home.
Conveniently located for Fort Lauderdale and Plantation, we have members who live in neighboring South Florida areas and choose to travel a little further to enjoy our unsurpassed facilities.
Founded in 1926, Fort Lauderdale Country Club is the only private club in the Broward County area that offers 36-holes of manicured championship golf in a forested park-like setting.
There is no doubt; a membership at Fort Lauderdale Country Club is an exciting proposition. The camaraderie and social atmosphere is truly like no other private club in Broward County.
You too can experience “the highest quality lifestyle” that is Fort Lauderdale Country Club! The best country club membership available anywhere, just come visit for a no obligation tour.
Maybe the premier private country club in the area, with certainly the easiest tee time availability and outstanding women’s programs, it certainly should be a choice to explore. Just contact them for a welcoming visit.
The clubhouse offers breathtaking views of the golf courses from every area of the dining room including outside dining on two levels.
The main dining room has formal and informal seating areas with central bar for mingling, right outside is patio dining.
The downstairs has both Men’s and Ladies locker rooms, individual lounges and the center area being for more casual inside and outside dining for couples to mingle and boast about their rounds. A full menu of food or casual drinks and snacks is available.
Phone: (954) 587-4700
415 E Country Club Cir, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317
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