Founders Golf Club

The Founders Golf Club is an exclusive private country club in Sarasota featuring an 18-hole championship golf course located on 700 acres of land. An exceptional links golf course with gently rolling hills all surrounded by centuries-old large oak, pine and palm trees. In addition to the golf course and driving range, enhanced putting and chipping areas, the club offers a state-of-the-art indoor-outdoor golf teaching facility.

A member owned golf club with just 275 memberships, the club has no tee-times and one of the area’s best professional caddie programs along the Gulf Coast.

In addition to the golf, members have access to world class amenities including Har-Tru Tennis Courts, Pickle Ball Courts, Basketball Court, Volleyball, Playground, 24 hour state-of-the-art Fitness Center and Gourmet kitchen and cooking classes. The large 24,000 square foot clubhouse offers both fine dining as well as a more casual experience on the Verandah.

The club is surrounded by 262 lots for custom built homes which are set back from the course on larger lots. Homes in The Founders Club range from 2,500 to 8,000 plus square feet. It is one of the few communities which offers new construction homes.

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The Founders Golf Club

Location: Sarasota, Florida
Club Type: Private Country Club
Membership Type: Equity Golf Membership

Founders Club Membership Information

Maximum Number of Golf Memberships 275 Golf Memberships
Is Membership Required? No
Non-Resident Memberships Available? Yes

Founders Golf Club Membership Fees

Golf Membership Initiation Fee: $75,000
Annual Golf Dues: $14,280
Social Membership Initiation Fee: $10,000
Annual Social Dues: $3,750

Please be aware, other membership options may be available. Additional fees such as capital assessments, a food and beverage minimum, or taxes may apply.  Please feel free to contact us for additional information.

Found Golf Club Community and Homes for Sale

Homes for Sale $1,500,000 – $3,500,000  View Homes For Sale

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Golf Course Information

Number of Courses 1 (18 Holes)
Caddies Available Yes
Practice Range Yes
Own your own cart Yes

Course Rating

Opened 2005
Architect Robert Trent Jones Jr.


Par: 72 Holes: 18 Yards Rating Slope
Black 7094 74.4 143
Black/Pewter 6796 73.2 140
Pewter 6450 71.6 138
Pewter/Copper 6308 71.0 136
Copper 6157 70.4 134
Copper/Silver 5848 68.9 131
Silver 5635 68.0 129
Ladies Tees:
Silver 5635 72.8 129
Gold 5085 69.9 122
White 4730 67.7 117

Founders Golf ClubThe Founders Golf Club
3001 Golf Hall Dr.
Sarasota, FL 34240
Clubhouse: 941-371-9720
Pro Shop: 941-379-3701

Note: We make every effort to make sure our information for this Golf Club is current and accurate. Information about the tees and membership change over time. Please feel free to email us at if you see any information that needs to be corrected.

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