Seminole Golf Club

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Private
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901 Seminole Blvd
North Palm Beach FL 33408-2530
(561) 626-0280
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Course Details/History

  • Architect Name – Donald J. Ross, ASGCA
  • Greens Grass Type – Bermuda Grass
  • Regulation Length Holes – 18

Golf.com Editorial

  • Private, 18 holes, $200.00 - $200.00

    Seminole is consistently ranked as one of the top courses in the U.S. and the World by Golf Magazine's panel of experts.

    This course was designed to resemble a Scottish links course, so there are few trees but plenty of water hazards. Many holes were designed to play alongside the ocean. Most of the greens and tees are slightly elevated, and the terrain is predominantly flat, but there is a ridge of mounding that comes into play in the middle of the course. The greens are somewhat large, undulating and reasonably fast.

    Aside from being a regular presence on GOLF Magazine's ranking of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S. and the world, this is also one of the most exclusive clubs in the world. Seminole turned down Jack Nicklaus for membership, so that should tell you something.

    Ben Hogan used to practice there for 30 straight days every spring to prepare for the Masters. He once said "If I were a young man going on the pro tour, I'd try to make arrangements to get on Seminole. If you can play Seminole, you can play any course in the world." Easier said than done, Ben.

    Design - Golf Course at Seminole Golf Club
    • Year Built: 1929
    • Designer: Donald Ross
    • Greens Grass Type: Tifdwarf Grass
    • Fairways Grass Type: Bermuda Grass
    • Water Hazards: Yes
    • Sand Bunkers: 100+
    • Yardage Markers: 200, 150, 100 Yrd Markers and Sprinkler Heads Marked
ParRatingSlopeYardage
Gold tee7273.61436,787
Blue tee7272.41386,480
White tee7270.11306,047
Red tee7273.01325,583
Red tee7268.31255,583
Front Nine
Hole123456789Out*
Gold tee3703875014502023834322354943454
Blue tee3633794674391783734052244793307
White tee3533634324181563583652034553103
Red tee3473113933221383433561704282808
Red tee3473113933221383433561704282808
Par44543443536
Back Nine
Hole101112131415161718In*
Gold tee3824203671684994954101754173333
Blue tee3723813601584874683871623983173
White tee3583553341404534263671423692944
Red tee3473293271294343953511233402775
Red tee3473293271294343953511233402775
Par44435543436
*Par value varies depending on tee boxes used.