A city as large as Houston, Texas offers many choices for those looking for a country club. They all offer many types of amenities like fine cuisine, world class golf courses, tennis, spas, fitness, swimming and services for special events like a wedding. Choosing a country club that is right for you and your family is a personal decision and will depend on your budget, want, needs and proper location. Here are just of few of Houston’s best country clubs for you to choose from.
The Club At Carlton Woods
One Carlton Woods Drive
The Woodlands, Texas 77382
This country club is definitely a golf lover’s dream, they offer a Jack Nicklaus golf course and a Tom Fazio Championship golf course. In the May/June 2010 issue of “Avid Golfer” magazine named this the best overall country club in the Houston area. This is the third time in four years they have been bestowed that title. The award winning golf courses are only some of this country clubs amazing amenities.
Nestled at a premier location in The Woodlands, Texas you will find this prestigious private country club. Some of the membership benefits include: casual and fine dining at a choice of their elegant restaurants, relaxing spa facilities, tennis courts, resort-style swimming pool, aerobics and of course golf. Here you can view all the benefits they offer, and get more information on membership. You can even see here where you have the opportunity to buy real estate, homes are available in their luxurious gated communities Carlton Woods and Carlton Woods Creek side locations.
Northgate Country Club
17110 Northgate Forest Drive
Houston, Texas 77068-1445
Northgate Forest is a master planned community conveniently located in North Houston about 18 miles from George Bush Intercontinental Airport. This community and country club are nestled among towering pines. They offer stunning home sites with some even available on the fairways, where you can live in a luxury home. Here you can see the different neighborhoods and homes within this private country club community.
The Northgate Country Club offers tennis, swimming, three golf courses, casual and formal dining with offerings from their award winning chef and special event options. This country club specializes in planning special events for their members and guests. Their director of events and staff work with your family to be sure every detail of your special occasion is perfect. The country club has just the right sized facility whether you are planning a large wedding, corporate event, birthday celebration or intimate, private anniversary.
The Houstonian Golf & Country Club
12600 Houstonian Drive
Richmond, Texas 77407
Located in beautiful Richmond, Texas in Fort Bend county southwest of downtown Houston is the prestigious Houstonian Golf & Country Club. It is owned by the Redstone Companies, in addition to The Redstone Golf Club where they hold the Shell Houston open. In 2006 The Houstonian Golf & Country Club hosted the Nationwide Tour Championship and in 2009 the LPGA Tour Championship hosted by Rolex.
Here you can get contact information regarding membership, but be aware membership does not include use of the golf course or the golf practice facilities. Country Club membership amenities include their fitness center, both of their pools, fine dining, exercise studio tennis courts and the kids clubhouse childcare facility. Their restaurants are beautiful, in the main clubhouse you can dine with a view of the golf course, or eat at The Oasis Bar & Grille which is pool side. The country club has wonderful special dining events including holiday brunches, wine tasting and theme dining events. If you are looking to relax and unwind be sure to take full advantage of their full service spa called The Trellis.