Pelican Pointe Golf & Country Semi Private

Address: 499 Derbyshire Dr., Venice, FL 34285

Phone: (941) 496-4653 or (941) 496-GOLF

Fax: (941) 493-2801

Hours: 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Head Golf Professional: Bill Neal

Course Description: A semi-private course designed by Ted McAnlis, it has expanded its layout from 18 to 27 holes, with the new nine situated in the Hatchett Creek nature preserve featuring old growth forest and abundant foliage. The public is welcomed.

Rates: Summer rates $39 before 12:00 & $29 after 12:00 plus tax

Course/Slope Ratings: Men 68.8/115 to 34.5/142, Women 69.9

Yardage: Men 6,000 to 7,302, Women 5,075

Community Description: An award-winning, gated community, this master-planned community is divided into intimate neighborhoods of seven villages offering both custom single-family homes and patio homes where lawn care is included in a low monthly maintenance fee. Half of its 1,000 acres is devoted to wildlife preserves and recreational amenities.

Amenities: Driving range, putting green, clubhouse, pro shop, twilight rate, lessons, club rental, restaurant, lounge, reservations required.