Year round golf at The Founders Club in Sarasota

Experience the privilege of year-round golf with no tee times

The pioneering Robert Trent Jones, Jr. has built a golf course design of global renown at The Founders Club. He has sculpted a dramatic and rewarding course, taking cues from the natural landscape to create a playable design amid unsurpassed scenery. The course is unlike any other in Florida.

Limited to 275 golf memberships, The Founders Golf and Social Club provides the privilege of year-round golf with no tee times required. Enhanced by the luxury of Sarasota’s only traditional caddie program and a high-tech, indoor training facility, The Founders Club provides a masterful blend of the classic game of golf.

There is also a well-stocked golf shop with a friendly, professional staff and fully equipped men’s and women’s locker facilities with generous lounge areas.



Tennis at the Founders Club

It’s easy to live a healthy lifestyle at The Founders Club

The Founders Club is not all about golf. Its members can enjoy an exhilarating workout in the Club’s fitness facility, or choose from a variety of fitness classes, including Pilates and Yoga.  The outdoor sports area includes basketball, sand volleyball, and Har-Tru tennis courts, as well as a picnic pavilion for a peaceful lunch after a stroll with friends on the miles of pavered walkways found in this scenic setting.





Club members dine al fresco on the outdoor verandah on a beautiful Sarasota evening

For golfers and non-golfers alike, The Founders Golf and Social Club offers superior amenities in a classically elegant clubhouse. The grand, 24,000-square-foot Golf Hall includes a fine dining room, bar and grille, private dining room and outdoor verandah overlooking an oak hammock and the 18th green. The Club’s professional staff manages a full calendar of social, sport and wellness activities.  If you’re in the mood to learn something new, members can always join a card club or a dance or cooking class.