Sarasota’s Best Golf Communities
Practice your swing on the local award-winning course favorited by PGA pros. Inspired by the infamous Ryder Cup concession, the Concession Golf Course is an 18-hole 72-par course. The championship tee course measures 7474 yards, but don’t worry; tee boxes are available for all levels. Designed by Jack Nicklaus and Tony Jacklin, the 506-acre course sprawls across a pristine natural Florida landscape. The Concession’s Golf Club includes championship driving ranges, a 10,000 square foot flat and rolling putting green, and a 14,000 square foot chipping green. There are a few extras like practice bunkers.
As for lifestyle, it doesn’t get any better than the Concession. With a community limit of 236 single family residences on spacious lots ranging from a half acre to a full acre, the Concession offers luxury living amongst a natural Florida landscape of oak hammocks and wetlands. Residents have access to a community yacht perfect for family outings, and nearby is the opulent Concession Clubhouse.
Lakewood Ranch Country ClubResidents of Lakewood Ranch Country Club have the perfect triple crown of golf with 54 holes of play available across three stellar courses. The design of each course makes it easy to adjust according to skill level, appealing to the most advanced and novice of golfers. Members have a driving range, chipping area, and putting green along with a pro shop and standard golf club amenities.
Every detail of Lakewood Ranch living has been masterfully planned. The award-winning community offers shopping, dining, and activities to suit all tastes. Home styles range from classic townhomes to luxurious single family estates arranged in distinct neighborhoods to suit every taste.
The OaksEnjoy a natural Florida environment up close on The Oaks’ two championship golf courses, the Eagle and Heron. With PGA professionals on staff,The Oaks has a solid reputation for an excellent golf experience. Amenities include a 19-station driving range, a putting green, short game areas, and a pro shop.
Life in the Oaks Club Communities is active. Community members enjoy three elegant restaurants, tennis programs, and being minutes away from everything that makes Sarasota a top-rated metropolitan area. There are three neighbourhoods to select from, ranging from luxurious maintenance-free villas to top-notch views of the links from spacious single family homes.
Golf aficionados will marvel at the award-winning 27 holes of championship golf created by mastermind Ron Garl. The course maximizes the natural beauty of the area while making strategy a key component to success on the green. It’s no wonder the course has been rated four stars by Golf Digest since 1996 and the Best Place to Play by Sarasota Magazine for over two decades. Members enjoy instruction from LPGA and PGA professionals
Not only does University Park have a world class golf course, but the community won the National Association of Home Builders “Best Community Design in America.” The community emphasizes visual aesthetics while staying in harmony with the environment. The location couldn’t be better: minutes from the Sarasota-Bradenton Airport, and the shopping and entertainment areas around The Mall at University Town Center.
The opportunity to live the golf lifestyle is plentiful in Sarasota with over 65 available courses. To see more prize communities and courses, visit our Golf Communities section.