Make the most of the good weather in the Valley of the Sun and tee off on one of Phoenix’s fantastic golf courses. Test your skills on the fairway or get to grips with a bunker for the first time. With 300 courses in Arizona and a large proportion of these in Phoenix, it doesn't matter if you’re a beginner or experienced player. Our golf deals will help you save on your next tee time.
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With 300 days of sun a year, it's never a bad time to be out on a Phoenix golf course. Find out more about the sport in the Valley of the Sun, including where the best courses are and the cost of country club memberships with our frequently asked questions. Find out more about making a reservation with our Groupon Manual.
In Phoenix, country club membership will cost from as little as $50 a month to $6,000 a year. However, the most exclusive clubs can charge anywhere between $100,000–$500,000 per year.
On top of the membership fee, there are often initiation fees between $1,000– $10,000 to pay, depending on the club you're looking to join
It's worth noting that some country clubs will only accept referral applications.
Usually there is a tiered system applied to the membership, so the higher the level you pay for the more access you're granted to the services and facilities. Phoenix golf resorts are usually part of country clubs, and most country clubs include various sports and fitness facilities.
Membership at Gainey Ranch Golf Club is exclusive to residents at the Ranch, but there are limited Estate Club 'Outside Memberships' available for non-residents. For single memberships it'll cost $450 for six months of $870 per year, or for a family membership it'll cost $570 for 6 months or $1,110 per year.
If the price of a Gainey Ranch membership is making your eyes water, you could reserve a stay at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa, where you'll have access to this spectacular golf club. Alternatively, our Phoenix golf deals can help keep your golfing costs affordable.
Phoenix and neighboring Scottsdale are considered the golf capital of the USA, with a vast array of golf courses available to try. With 300 golf courses in total, it's not surprising that so many golfers flock to the Valley of the Sun to tee off.
The golf courses in Phoenix, Arizona are as diverse and spectacular as the landscape that surrounds them. However, with over 300 days of sun and desert landscapes it's probably best to avoid the courses when temperatures peak to 107 degrees Fahrenheit, usually in early July.
Choosing the right Phoenix golf course for you can be a challenge, which is why we've broken it down into three categories: the beginner, the sociable and the serious golfer.
The Beginner. These options provide stunning landscapes and manageable courses for the beginners:
The Sociable Golfer. Located in the heart of Phoenix, Encanto 9-Hole Golf Course, is conveniently located for a round of golf with friends.
The Serious Golfer. If you prefer to play championship grade Phoenix golf courses then the following golf courses are ones to try:
If you're still unsure, have a look at our Guide to Binging on Phoenix Golf.