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The Founders Club: The Place To Play

Sophisticated and elegant, The Founders Club represents resort-style living at its finest. The private Sarasota golf community is nestled on 700 acres filled with beautiful lakes, picturesque landscapes and just 262 home sites. Learn more about the peaceful and fulfilling lifestyle that awaits you at The Founders Club.

A Golfers Paradise

While everyone will enjoy life at The Founders Club, the community undoubtedly caters to novice and professional golf enthusiasts. Limited to 275 golf memberships, The Founders Golf and Social Club offers year-round golf with no tee times required. The Robert Trent Jones, Jr.-designed golf course takes cues from the natural landscaping and is equally rewarding and challenging. Enjoy the convenience of Sarasota’s only traditional caddie program and luxury of a high-tech indoor training facility. The Founders Club provides a golfing experience unlike anywhere else.

Staying Active

While known for our premier golf program, The Founders Club offers a wide array of fitness facilities that will make staying active easy and fun. Raise your heart rate with a vigorous exercise class in the Club’s fitness facility. Slow it down with Pilates or yoga. Get outside for basketball, sand volleyball or a quick match on the Har-Tru tennis courts. There is something for everyone.


The Founders Club offers the ultimate blend of fitness and social opportunities.  The 24,000 square foot Golf Hall is the perfect place to unwind and connect with family, friends and neighbors. Members enjoy everything from casual to fine fare served in our private dining room, bar and grille or outdoor verandah overlooking the 18th hole. Take a moment while you’re there to get in touch with a member of the professional staff and learn about the busy calendar of social, sporting and wellness events and classes available onsite. Watch this video to see the Club’s world-class amenities in motion.

Conveniently Accessible

Residents relish the quiet serenity of The Founders Club. Removed from the hustle and bustle, the community is still conveniently close to all the dining, entertainment, shopping and cultural attractions that Sarasota is known for. Escape for a day to enjoy the world-famous white sand beaches of the Gulf Coast. Select from fresh fruits and vegetables at the popular Farmer’s Market on Main Street. The Founder’s Club offers easy access to the best of Sarasota.

Start your search for a luxury Sarasota Florida home with The Founder’s Club. From comfortable Golf Cottages, to dramatic Fairway homes and grand Estates, The Founders Club is the perfect place to live and play. Download a brochure for more information.

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