If you’re looking for the perfect golf course, a private club with an 18-hole course might be exactly what you need. Located in Dublin, Ohio and designed by Jack Nicklaus himself to be one of his finest courses ever made (according to many), this is not just a normal club for golfers – it’s famous enough to be the site of arguably America’s greatest tournament: The Memorial Tournament along with many other major golf competitions.
How much will the Muirfield Village Golf Club membership cost?
The Muirfield Village is an exclusive club with a lot of benefits that in the end will make it pretty pricey. The initiation fee for the golf club membership has been quoted at $100,000+, and it costs around $468+ each month just to keep your membership active. In addition, if you want food or beverages on the course there’s also a minimum charge – about $800 per year. These are estimates provided by people we were able to talk to, that got the information from someone affiliated with this private club – take them only as approximates.
A Golf Magazine article speculates that Muirfield Village, Ohio’s most exclusive golf club may charge up to $50,000 in initiation fees.
On a forum thread found at 4gea.com, members discussed the costs of joining Muirfield Village Golf Club in Ohio – $100,000 was one of the more popular estimates that popped up in replies.
Muirfield Village Golf Club details
The Golf Club is a private facility that’s 220 acres of sprawling green, with an 11-acre driving range. It has two membership categories, one Golf membership, and a Social membership. Nonmembers can play only as guests of a member.
Members can enjoy the country club’s facilities, including a range of amenities such as a 2,500 square foot pro shop for all your golfing needs. They also have driving ranges and putting greens to help you practice. All members are able to use Muirfield Country Club which offers amenities for three different sports: golf, tennis, and swimming.
Are there any extra costs to expect?
The Muirfield Village Golf Course has a weekend green fee of $200 for 18 holes, including the cart.
Any other things to know about?
Muirfield Village Golf Club is a club that hosts the prestigious Memorial Tournament every year. The event provides players with three practice days and four scored games over its course of play, making it one of golf’s most historic events.
Most members will be from the Ohio and Columbus areas, but there are also a few members from all around the country, as well as a select few from abroad.
The club is the site of many events, including the annual Memorial Tournament on the PGA Tour and most recently hosting some key golf competitions like the Ryder Cup- an international competition between teams from Europe and America. They have a restaurant and a snack bar where you can also buy alcohol.
Nicklaus changes the golf course every fall to infuse new technology, add challenges for professionals and make it more enjoyable for members. Not too long ago, he lengthened a number of holes as well as re-routed a stream on one hole. Nicklaus also updated other aspects of the club including its clubhouse, driving range, and added several suites that looked over the 18th hole where golfers would finish their rounds, which is an amazing view for Golf enthusiasts.
The Muirfield Village Golf Course has been featured in various publications such as Golf Digest, which included it among America’s 100 Greatest Courses and rated it the number one course of Ohio.