NEW LISTING:
St. Andrews Country Club, Boca Raton
Offered at $2,750,000

European style two-story residence in St. Andrews Country Club with lake and golf course views offers five bedroom suites.  A grand 27′ rotunda foyer with marble circular staircase opens to a two-story living room and adjacent dining area. First-floor master suite with dual baths and secondary bedroom suite.  Two-story paneled library, kitchen that opens to a full family room and breakfast area.  Three second-floor bedroom suites with hardwood floors, theater, open game room and exterior covered patio with exceptional views.  Pool/patio with BBQ entertainment area and open pool with marble paver patio offers the ideal setting to enjoy the South Florida lifestyle in true luxury.

Spectacular views from the balcony of this glorious St. Andrews Country Club home with 5-bedroom suites and 2-story library.

Spectacular views from the balcony of this glorious St. Andrews Country Club home with 5-bedroom suites and 2-story library.

NEW LISTING:
St. Andrews Country Club, Boca Raton
Offered at $3,695,000

This luxurious home is found in St. Andrews Country, one of Boca Raton’s most exclusive communities. This like-new, impeccable European style 2-story residence features 6 bedrooms, 8 full baths and a grand executive library with a staircase leading to a custom built-in bookshelf loft. The home’s east exposure offers expansive double fairway golf course vistas.

Remarkable estate home with first-floor master, library, living room, dining room and gourmet kitchen overlooking the family room and golf course.

Remarkable estate home with first-floor master, library, living room, dining room and gourmet kitchen overlooking the family room and golf course.

NEW LISTING:
St. Andrews Country Club, Boca Raton
Offered at $1,199,000

Located in one of South Florida’s finest golf course communities, this custom and ultra contemporary 2-story home in St. Andrews Country Club is in pristine condition. Offering 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths and library, the home has neutral marble floors throughout. Sensational architectural window detail and storefront doors provide lots of light.

Ultra contemporary 5-bedroom plus library home in St. Andrews Country Club

Ultra contemporary 5-bedroom plus library home in St. Andrews Country Club

NEW LISTING:
St. Andrews Country Club • Boca Raton
Offered at $2,795,000

Beautiful European-style home completed in 2009 and located in St. Andrews Club, Boca Raton. This spacious 5-bedroom country club home offers the finest details and upgrades including impact windows throughout, internal elevator and a 30kw generator. Also featured in this luxurious home is a chef’s kitchen, marble and wood floors throughout, sauna, wine cellar and a home theater. Membership initiation is required along with yearly dues.

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3 of Boca Raton’s Top Country Clubs For Golfers

top-3-country-clubs-boca-raton copyPeople who want to enjoy an active lifestyle in South Florida, will find three of the best country clubs in Boca Raton with luxury residential communities ideal for families and retirees.

Country clubs in Boca Raton generally have 18-hole golf courses and several tennis courts in addition to swimming pools, putting greens, gourmet restaurants, fitness facilities and meeting rooms.

St. Andrews Country Club

This club offers a gated community with 700 custom estate homes around two golf courses with club membership included.

The club has its own spa, hair salon and barber shop for members. Residents can swim in the pool and enjoy the community’s water park with children and grandchildren. Fitness classes are also available.

The club has 15 clay tennis courts. Golfers can swing their clubs on the Olde Course or the Palmer Course.

The Arnold Palmer Design Company created a course for all ability levels. The beautiful and challenging course has white sand bunkers, 70 acres of water hazards and beautifully maintained fairways. This is considered one of the finest courses in South Florida.

St. Andrews features the Olde Course for golfers with low handicaps who want to play on a professional course of seven thousand yards. The lovely undulating fairways and greens challenge the best golfers.

St Andrews has a driving range and a computerized golf center with state-of-the-art equipment. The driving range has a covered area and golf lessons are available.

The club offers fine dining at the Lakeside restaurant. Classes, parties and other events are held at the clubhouse throughout the year.

Broken Sound 

The Broken Sound Country Club, another one of the country clubs in Boca Raton with a gated community, offers 27 villages with more than 1,600 custom homes, condominiums, town houses and patio homes located around its two golf courses. Each beautifully landscaped village has its unique character.

This club hosts the PGA Champions Tour Allianz Championship on its oak tree lined Old Course. The club also has a second challenging course with water hazards and elevated greens.

Broken Sound offers two restaurants, fitness facilities, a swimming pool, spa, golf lessons, driving range and pro shop. Membership in the golf club is separate from home ownership although the club course is open to all residents.

Royal Palm Yacht and Country Club

This is an invitation-only country club with its own marina for members who enjoy golf, fishing and boating. Luxury homes on deep water channels border the golf course offering boat owners easy access to the Intracoastal Waterway.

This country club includes a private marina with concrete docks for yachts up to 100 feet. The marina features a dock master and concierge service along with secure facilities. The Royal Palm Yacht Club which holds regattas throughout the year, has reciprocal privileges with 35 other yacht clubs.

The club features the 7003-yard Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course with lakes, marshes, white sand bunkers and small greens to challenge golfers.

Croquet is enjoyed at Royal Palm with the club holding annual tournaments on its two greenwards. This is a more sophisticated version of the backyard game.

Royal Palm also offers fine dining, a fitness center, tennis courts and holds duplicate bridge tournaments.

Visit One of Boca’s Top Country Clubs Today

Visit all three country clubs and the luxury homes for sale in their communities by contacting Nestler Poletto Southeby’s International Realty in Boca Raton at 561-997-7227.

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15 Ways To Enjoy Boca Raton Country Clubs Like St. Andrews

county-clubs-st-andrewsCountry club life began in Scotland, and started developing in the U.S. in the 1880s (as noted on Wikipedia).  Country clubs are the precursor to gated communities in America and both still provide safety for their residents today.

In South Florida, (Boca Raton to be exact), St. Andrews Country Club is more than just one of the most distinctive and loved country clubs, it’s a place of home and community.

Residents enjoy world-class events, exquisite dining, personalized service, renowned golf and tennis, and endless activities.

Read on for 15 ways you can enjoy life in South Florida country clubs like St. Andrews.

1. Savor A Fine Dinner With Friends

Whether you are craving a big juicy cheeseburger or are in the mood for a nice wild salmon dinner, country clubs like St. Andrews offer restaurants like Lakeside or The Gallery where residents and guests can enjoy each other’s company over a great meal and excellent view.

St. Andrews has it’s very own herb garden so that everything in their restaurants is seasoned fresh.

2. Play Some Golf or Tennis

What would a country club be without golf and tennis? With gorgeous South Florida weather, residents can enjoy golf or tennis all year round as they please.

3. Make It A Guys’ / Girls’ Night Out

Get the girls or guys together and head over the Ladies’ or Mens’ card rooms! At St. Andrews you’ll find people playing gin and canasta, mah jong, and the most popular, Bridge.

4. Get Buff

Hire an onsite personal trainer and get in shape! Many do so to perfect their swing, keep up with the grandkids, and simply stay healthy.

5. Pamper Yourself

With all that wining, dining, golfing and socializing some days maybe all you’ll really want is to completely relax be pampered. There’s nothing like having an onsite spa to rejuvenate your senses as you desire.

6. Play With The Grandkids

Keep visiting children entertained with golf or tennis lessons, a children’s recreation room, playground or water park facilities!

St. Andrews offers their recreation room to rent for private parties, as well.

7. Improve Your Swing

Aside from improving your swing by working out at the fitness facilities or taking a fitness class, country clubs like St. Andrews provide golf performance centers private lessons and golf clinics to help you become the best at your game.

8. Dance The Night Away

A recent themed event at St. Andrews was, “The Great Gatsby,” where residents and guests dressed in their finest 1920’s style attire to arrive at the club house fully designed like a scene in the story with great food and entertainment to match. Life at a country club always provides a great opportunity for getting dressed up and dancing the night away with your friends.

9. Stay Connected

Here’s an idea, show off your neighborhood with a video call on your smart phone from anywhere in your luxurious neighborhood.  St. Andrews has wi-fi available throughout the entire community.

10. Travel With Peace Of Mind

Travel the world knowing your home and valuables are secure within the gated community of your country club home.

11. Catch Some Rays

Another perk for country clubs in South Florida–catching rays all year round. Relax in the jacuzzi, take a dip in the pool, or simply relax by the poolside and get your Vitamin D with a little sun (but, don’t forget the sunblock).

12. Attend A Golf Or Tennis Tournament

Enjoy professional golf tournaments or tennis touring events and exhibition matches right in your community.

13. Host A Private Party

With incredible catering staff and prestigious facilities, host a party your friends and family will never forget.

14. Customize Your Home

Country club living is not cookie cutter. Each home is custom built and tailored to the unique residents that move in. Driving into a community for the first time and seeing all the beautiful homes can bring a true sense of awe for future homeowners who have finally found what they are looking for.

15. Make A New Friend

Whether its through wine tasting, a lecture series, cooking class, flower arrangement class, or a night of karaoke, it’s easy to make a new friend for life who shares the same interests as you. This is one of the many ways community is continually cultivated for those that call places like St. Andrews home.

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