Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Florida is home to two of the best courses in the country. The Black and Gold courses were both designed by Greg Norman, a PGA player who won the Open Championship twice. Norman was ranked the #1 player in the world and earned the nickname “The Great White Shark” because of his ability to cut a swath through the other players.
The Golf Courses
Each of the Tiburon golf courses is 18 holes, and the facilities at the course are ranked in the top 20 in Florida every year by GOLF Magazine and Golf Digest. Tiburon is also home to the QBE Shootout for the PGA Tour and the CME Group Tour of the LPGA Tour.
The first course to open at Tiburon golf community was the Gold Course. It opened in 1998, followed by the Black course in 2001. Audubon International designed the Tiburon Club as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, and the complex is part of the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, a gated golf community in Naples, Florida.
The play on the Gold Course from is up to 7,382 yards and on the Black Course up to 6,949 yards. These are both from the championship tees. Each course features five sets of tees and is a par 72.
The courses each have wall bunkers of stacked sod and wall bunkers of coquina shell waste. There is no conventional rough, and the natural elements are incorporated to create an alluring course design and a pleasing atmosphere in which to play the game. Caddies are available upon request.
Amenities And Services
The club also includes Impact Zone Golf which is a complex offering multi-day golf schools, private lessons, club fitting, and junior camps. Tiburon was the first golf club to use Segway golf carts which were customized for the course.
Tiburon is located next door to the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort which has 295 rooms and just a few miles away from the Ritz-Carlton beach hotel with its 450 rooms. Tiburon is a semi-private club with a Mediterranean-style clubhouse that is more than 27,000 square feet and features a private member lounge areas and locker rooms, three dining rooms, and an award-winning golf shop.
For those who appreciate the best that golf has to offer and want to play in luxurious surroundings, Tiburon is the right choice. It offers the ultimate golf experience and will never disappoint. There are several levels of membership available.
This membership is available to both non-Residents and Residents of the community at Tiburon. Signature Members are offered a wealth of options including the use of Concierge Program for Tiburon Golf Club Members.
Another membership available to both non-residents and residents alike. These club members also enjoy many privileges and amenities including the Concierge Program.
Associate Club Membership
This membership is available to residents of Tiburon as well as to non-residents. Each member enjoys certain privileges and may use the Member Concierge Program.
Membership categories may also charge additional fees such as a beverage and food minimum. There are several types of membership programs available.
The average golf fee is $70,000, and annual dues are around $12,000. If club members want to use the social amenities, there is an additional $25,000 social fee and $5,000 in social contributions.
Living In Tiburon
Homes in the Tiburon community sell for between $1.5 million and $4.5 million for a single-family residence and between $400,000 and $1.6 million for a condominium.
Tiburon is in Naples, FL, a location known for its beautiful beaches and friendly community. The beaches in the area are some of the cleanest in Florida, and the Gulf waters are incredibly beautiful. The beachfront in Naples is listed as one of the world’s nicest and is often included in lists of the best beaches in the world.
The community is also safe, with very low crime compared to the rest of the state. There are about five police officers for every 1,000 residents who are almost 50% higher than the national average.
If you are looking for a golfing community, Tiburon Golf Club information shows it as one of the best in Florida. Schedule a visit and see if this community is for you.