Golf Digest Names The Concession on List of Best Florida Golf Courses


The Concession Golf Course in Bradenton Florida was just ranked #7 by Golf Digest for best Golf Courses in Florida in 2017-2018. The Concession is part of America’s second 100 greatest golf courses, which requires a minimum of 45 evaluations within 8 years.


Set amid towering pines and sprawling live oaks minutes from Florida’s Gulf Coast and the arts and cultural hub of Sarasota, The Concession is a private, gated community featuring 236 pristine estate home sites. Its centerpiece is the nationally-ranked Concession Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course designed in association with Tony Jacklin, and named for the famous putt Nicklaus conceded to his European counterpart in the 1969 Ryder Cup, resulting in the first tie in Ryder Cup history.


Residents are invited to join The Concession Golf Club, with its 7,474-yard tournament-caliber layout winding through over 500 acres of thick stands of live oaks, magnolias and pines. Members enjoy a stunning clubhouse filled with memorabilia of golf personalities, events and tournaments, including the 1969 Ryder Cup. Within the clubhouse are spacious meeting rooms, elegant dining at The Concession Bistro, card rooms, an extensive pro shop, as well as spacious verandas and voluminous windows offering unobstructed views. The Concession Cottages and Lodge are available for member and guest accommodations.