Natural Surroundings at Moorings
The Moorings Golf and Country Club is only one of two golf courses that are located inside the Naples city limits. The course is shorter than some other courses but it is regulation size and it is completely walkable which make it ideal for retirees and those wanting a challenge. Walking the course is great exercise and is also an excellent way to appreciate the game and the beautiful surroundings. Elements of nature are incorporated throughout the course in the forms of tropical landscaping, fresh water lakes, marshes covered in flowers, palm trees, oak trees, pine trees and well manicured greens. The course also sits among prime real estate with custom Moorings homes, condos and villas set throughout the private community. Well known architect Milton Link designed the course and it opened in 1962. It is a par seventy two, eighteen hole course designed with the old classical Florida style. It has narrow fairways and Bermuda celebration grass is found on the fairways and the tees.
Golf Course Amenities
The course itself is located just two blocks west of US 41 which is great for getting to the club and avoiding traffic. It really is a wonderful place to play golf, regardless of your skill level. It is designed to be a fun, yet challenging course for all levels of play. It offers members practice facilities for every aspect of the game. In addition, there is a driving range, a chipping area with nets and a putting green. You can also rent clubs and carts and pull carts which make playing golf here very easy and convenient. The course features an original tee it forward layout and can be played in three hours. There are nine par threes and nine par fours on the course. There are options of structured and unstructured play times.
By being a member here, you will experience amazing golf, a welcome, friendly sense of community and a private, elegant enclave to escape from daily life stressors. During the season, the golf course is open seven days a week for members to enjoy at their leisure. The Moorings is a member owned club and offers several different types of membership. Members here enjoy the beautiful, sunny, warm climate of Naples and the peaceful natural surroundings of the club’s property. New members are made to feel at ease and are welcomed and shown around by current members which creates a nice community atmosphere. Many of the club’s members consider it a home away from home and meet some of their dearest lifelong friends here. By joining the club, you will also have access to a private clubhouse that feels like a retreat with panoramic views of the grounds.
ProShop and Events
The Moorings Country Club offers both men’s and women’s golf leagues with eighteen hole and nine hole options. There are also Twi-nite golf competitions every week and other events that encourage participation and friendly competition. The country club hosts some notable events each year and they always produce good turnouts in contenders and spectators. Some of the events include Twi-Nite Halloween Scramble, an Easter Egg Hunt, a Memorial Day Tournament, a Labor Day Tournament and a Birdie a thon fund raiser event. There is a fully equipped golf shop on site with PGA professionals to help with all of your golfing needs. The golf shop has anything you may have forgotten or may need to pick up to improve your game. There is golf apparel and equipment and all kinds of accessories. Moorings provides everything you need in one place to truly enjoy the game of golf.