Frequently asked questions
DO YOU ACCEPT GROUP PLAY, TOURNAMENTS, GOLF OUTINGS, AND SHOTGUN STARTS?
Yes, we do and we have competitive rates as well. Please contact Bridget Clark, Director of Golf Outings at 610-873-0800 ext 624 or email@example.com.
HOW MANY TEES DO YOU HAVE AND HOW LONG IS THE YARDAGE FROM EACH?
Black – 6642 (72.1/134)
Blue – 6209 (70.3/131)
White – 5771 (68.6/122)
Gold – 5357 (66.6/119)
Red – 5092 (69.7/123 Ladies)
DO YOU OFFER GOLF LESSONS?
Yes! Downingtown Country Club offers junior clinics and individual instruction. Director of Golf, Dante Troiani offers both individual and private lessons. Contact Dante for more information – 610-873-0800 ext. 621 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CAN NON-GOLFERS RIDE ALONG?
Absolutely! Our non-golfing rider fee is $25.00 when available. We require this fee since riders are taking the place of a golfer, and typically would require us to provide an extra golf cart for your group.
HOW FAR IN ADVANCE CAN I BOOK A TEE TIME?
Members – 21 days
Non-Members – 14 days
CAN WE PLAY ALONE AS A TWOSOME?
Downingtown Country Club reserves the right to pair you with other players when course conditions and capacity require it. We can never guarantee that you can play as a twosome unless you pay for the foursome.
CAN KIDS PLAY?
Yes, junior golfers are welcome on our course. In fact, kids play for $29 Monday – Thursday anytime and after 12:00 on Friday-Sunday. They also play free with a paying adult during those times. Golfer’s ages seventeen and younger are considered juniors. Please limit one junior per paying adult. We also do Junior Lessons! Golfers under the age of 11 are not allowed on the course without an adult.
DO YOU HAVE A DRESS CODE POLICY?
Standard Dress Code Policy – Proper golf attire is required at all times for all players and riders to include both collared and/or tailored collarless shirts for men and recognized golf fashion for women. Golf shoes with soft spikes or athletic shoes required. T-shirts, swimwear, tank tops, jeans or cut-offs are not appropriate attire.
IS THERE A PRACTICE RANGE?
Downingtown Country Club does not have a driving range but we do have a hitting net as well as a full practice putting green and short-game area.
WHAT IS YOUR CANCELLATION POLICY?
Tee Time Reservations must be cancelled no later than 24 hours prior to schedule tee time. If the reservation is not cancelled by this time, the credit card holder will be responsible for the full greens fees with the credit card being automatically charged.
WHAT IS THE EXPECTED PACE OF PLAY?
Under normal circumstances, the expected pace of play on Downingtown Country Club is 4 hours and 12 minutes for 18 holes. Examples of abnormal conditions include days when inclement weather may cause delays, wet conditions may cause golf car restrictions, or a special event is playing the golf course.
DO YOU ALLOW FIVE-SOMES?
Groups of more than four players must be approved by the professional staff. Keeping groups to four players or less improves the pace of play and helps keep rounds more enjoyable for all of our customers. We do not allow groups of 6 or more on the golf course at any time.
DO YOU HAVE RENTAL CLUBS?
Yes, Downingtown Country Club has a limited number of Callaway rental sets available for $35. Reserve your rental sets when booking your tee time.
DO I NEED A TEE TIME?
While walk-on players are always welcome, tee times are strongly recommended in order to minimize any inconvenience that waiting to tee off may cause.
IS A GOLF CART INCLUDED IN THE PRICE?
Yes, the price of a golf cart is included in the listed rack rate.
CAN I PLAY ALONE OR WILL I BE PAIRED WITH OTHER PLAYERS?
Downingtown Country Club reserves the right to pair you with other players when course conditions and capacity require it.
CAN I BRING AN ICE CHEST ON THE GOLF COURSE?
Personal coolers are allowed on the golf course but all food & beverage consumed must be purchased through Downingtown Country Club. We recommend grabbing a drink in Seven Tap-Tavern before your round. Beverage carts are also out on the course.
IS GOLF CLUB SHARING PERMITTED?
Due to pace of play concerns all players must have their own bag with their own set of clubs.
WHAT IF I HAVE TO CANCEL MY TEE TIME OR REDUCE MY NUMBER OF PLAYERS?
If you have to cancel your tee time or reduce the number of players please call the golf shop directly at 610-269-2000 and we will be happy to assist you with your changes as long as it is within the cancellation policy.
WHY DO YOU REQUIRE A CREDIT CARD WITH MY TEE TIME RESERVATION?
We do require a credit card for all reservations due to our cancellation policy. If you are unable to make your tee time, call our golf shop directly 24 hours in advance and your card will not be charged.