Members at Kensington are able to enjoy the beautiful tennis center which is home to seven HarTru courts, three of which are traditional red and four are green. Five of the courts are lighted for night play and the USTA certified staff is on hand to assist, give instructions and offer lessons. Tiered seating, a tennis shop and a center court make the club a popular place to host tournaments and receive celebrity visitors. Kensington homes prides itself on being committed to its members’ health and wellness and offers a state of the art fitness center. The fitness center has a personal trainer, fitness and nutrition seminars, exercise classes and a full service spa with massages and other relaxing treatments. A unique feature of the club is that it offers a Titleist Performance Institute class which teaches corrective exercises and helps you enjoy the game of golf for a lifetime. Members also enjoy use of a heated year round saline pool that is junior Olympic sized and has room for lap swimming and water aerobics. It is surrounded by a spacious sun deck.
One of the best parts of being a member of Kensington Golf and Country Club is the busy social calendar. There is a full calendar of activities and social events for all ages, so you can participate as much or as little as you please. They are organized by the professional and friendly staff who ensure each member is enjoying themselves. Participating in activities provide a convenient place to mingle with friends, members and neighbors, all while being surrounded by luxury and beautiful natural surroundings. Some of the activities offered include ladies luncheons, book clubs, Bridge games, Mahjong, cooking classes and charity events. The club also hosts over one hundred well attended events each year with guest speaker series, casino nights and holiday celebrations being popular.
Dining and Clubhouse
The private club house is center stage at thirty thousand square feet and it features two stories full of dining spaces, banquet halls, casual lounging areas with comfortable seating and an outdoor terrace. The outdoor terrace is a great place to enjoy the weather, watch a sunset and enjoy a light meal and a refreshing beverage. The clubhouse is surrounded by tropical landscaping and it has plenty of large glass windows to enjoy the beautiful surroundings from. The entire clubhouse is aesthetically pleasing and was designed with casual elegance in mind. There are three separate dining venues which include a main dining room with elegant traditional fare, The Chelsea Lounge which is ideal for happy hour and The Mayfair Grill which offers casual treats. The Chef is award winning and is known for putting a creative spin on the delicious dishes. Sunday brunch, a lunch buffet and live entertainment are also featured at Kensington.
Philanthropy and History of the Club
Kensington Golf and Country Cluband its members believe in giving back to the community. Their philanthropic efforts extend to various local charities through food drives and golf tournaments. Their generous contributions have made a positiveimpact for many less fortunate residents of Collier County and the surrounding areas. The Club is proud of their good work and Kensington’s place in the community. The Club’s history is honored and in 1993 development was started on three hundred and sixty acres that now make up Kensington Golf and Country Club. In late 1994 the clubhouse was unveiled and the club was open to members. Throughout the years it has hosted many notable events and in 2006 the golf course underwent a two point two million dollar renovation and in 2009 the clubhouse underwent a five point five million dollar renovation. The club is proud to be fiscally sound and well rounded in providing a luxurious lifestyle while also giving back to the community.