The award winning eighteen hole course provides golfers with a slope rating of 70.6 as well as an overall course rating of 137. Enjoy rolling fairways of Bermuda grass and pristinely kept greens that often surprise golfers with the elevation changes. One piece of advice locals often offer golfers new to the course is that the last three holes, the sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth, require a golfer to make long tee shots over intimidating marshlands. "Golf Digest" awarded The Founders' Club at St. James three stars as one of the "Best Places to Play" in 2006.
Be aware that when minors accompany your group, the courses St. James Plantation asks you to respect the following rules; children who are four years old or younger are not permitted on the course or practice range for safety reasons. Children who are 5 years old to 11 years old must be accompanied by a grandparent, parent or legal guardian. Any child under the age of 16 must be registered with the Golf Shop to play golf.
The Founders' Club at St. James Plantation also provides golfers with amazing features for before or after their golf games. Be sure to swing by the Pro Shop for all of your golf wants and needs, as the shop offers the top-of-the-line merchandise for every occasion. Relax and find your favorite luxury amidst the 8,000 square-foot clubhouse. If you're looking for a meal, choose from the Members' Bar and Grill, the Players' Grill or grab either breakfast, lunch or dinner in a private room. Retreat to the bar and swap some of your best "war-stories" and whoppers with other golfers.
After a hot day of golfing, enjoy a dip in the large indoor/outdoor swimming pool to relax and wind down the muscles. Keep your swing strong by working out in the fitness center that offers state-of-the-art equipment or play a game of tennis along one of the eight clay-surface tennis courts. It's the perfect locale for a multitude of social events and be sure to ask about the catering services offered at the club. Other great amenities include walking and biking trails, a waterfront park as well as a full service marina.