NAPLES, Fla. (Nov. 8, 2016) – For the 12th consecutive year, The Creek Course at Fiddler’s Creek is ranked among Golfweek Magazine’s Top 100 Best Residential Golf Courses in the country.
The signature 18-hole, par-72 Creek Course, designed by acclaimed course designer Arthur Hills, is woven into the community’s lush natural surroundings and features a series of strategic and challenging holes. The course offers seven tee placements to accommodate golf enthusiasts of all skill levels and includes 7,157 yards, 67 bunkers, broad fairways and elevated greens.
Since beginning its rating system in 1997, Golfweek has developed the most respected ranking structure in the industry. The design excellence-based criterion includes overall strength of routing, feature shaping, natural setting, greens, variety and memorability of holes, conditioning and maintenance, landscape management and other statistical data. This year, a nationwide team of esteemed course raters from across the United States determined the list, which appears in the Nov. 7, 2016, issue of Golfweek.
“We are honored to be recognized in Golfweek’s Top 100 for the 12th consecutive year and to offer a world-class golf experience for our members and their guests,” said The Golf Club at Fiddler’s Creek Head Golf Professional Michael Saccameno.
The Creek Course at Fiddler’s Creek, which opened in February 2002, also has received recognition in Links Magazine as one of America’s 100 Premier Properties, Travel + Leisure Golf magazine’s America’s Top 100 Golf Communities List, and GolfCourseRealty.com’s Top 10 Best Residential Courses in the Sunshine State.
Located on Collier Boulevard on the way to Marco Island, Fiddler’s Creek is an award-winning residential community in Naples, Florida. Fiddler’s Creek was named a Distinguished Emerald Club by BoardRoom magazine, a prestigious honor reserved for only the top 5 percent of private clubs in the world.
Amenities include the 54,000-square-foot Club & Spa at Fiddler’s Creek, a fitness center, tropical lagoon-style swimming complex, tennis courts, and both casual and elegant dining. The Club & Spa offers a luxurious resort lifestyle and hosts numerous community-wide parties and special events for residents of all ages.
Fiddler’s Creek residents have the opportunity to join The Golf Club as well as The Tarpon Club, which offers a beach and boating experience that includes beach access at the Marco Beach Ocean Resort, ranked among the Top Resorts in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards and by Conde Nast Traveler. A limited number of nonresident annual and seasonal memberships, with term date flexibility, are currently available at both The Golf Club and The Tarpon Club.
Preconstruction and move-in ready homes at Fiddler’s Creek are priced from the $400,000s to over $2 million and are offered by five preferred homebuilders – Taylor Morrison, Harbourside Custom Homes, Lennar Homes, Ashton Woods Homes and D.R. Horton.