St. Andrews County Club is one of the top golf and country club communities in South Florida. Centrally located in Boca Raton at the southern end of Palm Beach County, St. Andrews ideal location juxtaposes its residents between the world renowned cities of Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami. St. Andrews resident only private golf and country club is an acclaimed affiliate of The Platinum Clubs of America achieving the elite 5 Star ranking, as well as constituents of the illustrious “Distinguished Emerald Club of the World“. One of St. Andrews County Club’s most notable achievements is having the honor of being known as one of America’s Healthiest Clubs.
Set among over 700 picturesque acres of majestic fairways coupled with 70 plus acres of lakes with panoramic tropical resort landscaping, St Andrews has dedicated more than two-thirds of its land mass for recreational and green space enjoyment. St Andrews has over 730 single-family estates dispersed within the swaths of their compound, affording residents astounding views to enjoy from either their personal homes or while meandering around the golf and country club property. The estates at St Andrews Country Club encompass a whole gamut of outstanding and opulent residential architectural design. Whether a 10,000 square foot haven is required to meet one’s lifestyle needs or a simpler home consisting of three bedrooms, the St Andrews Country Club real estate experts Mark Nestler and John Poletto from Nestler-Poletto Sotheby’s International Realty can give you their exclusive expertise in finding the right match for your specific requirements for the perfect Boca Raton country club home to call your own.
Mark Nestler, principal at Nestler-Poletto Sotheby’s, is also a full-time resident at St Andrews Country Club as well. Mark is an active resident and Club member and an intricate part of this sumptuous community. In the last year, homes values have increased 24%, and new construction and existing home renovation are on the rise. Coupled with a recently completed $17.5MM three-phase St Andrews Club Improvement project in which a completed redesign of the clubhouse, Gallery and Lakeside restaurants, lounge/bar, main entry features, landscaping, recreation and aquatic center, two new dining venues were added and the refurbishment of the men’s, lady’s locker room facilities and men’s card room has taken place.
At St Andrews, the safety and well being of its members is their top priority. All St Andrews Country Club residences are secured by a man-gated entrance into the community along with mobile units constantly patrolling the area to provide round the clock safety for residents and their guests. As an added precaution, a special K9 unit is dispatched on foot patrol that insures the well being of its members, affording them continual piece of mind. The perimeter is heavily monitored with a state-of-the art infrared system that alerts the ever present security staff should there ever be a breach onto the property grounds. This is in addition to each home having their own personal alarm system with a direct link to St Andrews security headquarters. To differentiate itself from other country club communities, St Andrews also provides an on-site Medical response team, should any type of medical emergency arise. Boca Raton Regional and Delray Medical Center-with a trauma center facility, are two top South Florida hospitals located within a eight mile drive.
With over 90% of St Andrews residents residing within their homes, special attention is given to exceed the expectations of the golf and country club’s members by providing year round family and group activities along with exclusive social events. Most gatherings revolve in and around the 125,000 square foot contemporary-style clubhouse. The St Andrews County Club is an all inclusive enclave that promotes keeping the mind and body active by having available; fine dining, special wine pairing meals, casual fare and cocktails by the pool, specialty culinary classes, men’s and lady’s card rooms, guest speakers, book discussions, charity events, entertainment, special holiday events for families and children and classes in various medias of painting.
For children and grandchildren of St Andrews members there are two indoor air conditioned recreation rooms filled with a multitude of merriment to keep youngsters happy and entertained. Ping pong, electronic games, air hockey, computers and a pool table are just some of the activities available, creating a perfect place for private parties and special events. During the holidays a St Andrews staff member is present to keep young people engaged and refreshments are always complimentary. In addition to indoor activities, there is a designated outdoor children’s pool and state-of-the-art playground area with sandbox for lively ones to safely run around in.
A myriad of fitness activities for all ages and athletic abilities give St Andrews the distinction of one of “America’s Healthiest Clubs.” A state-of-the-art Fitness Center offers Pilates, yoga, aerobics,tai chi, boxing or zumba in group classes or individual sessions and leading edge exercise equipment is also available with or without an instructor. Most exercise machines have individual television screens and/or overlook the resort style pool area. For those who prefer aquatics a heated junior size Olympic pool is complimented by a heated whirlpool spa to relax in after a vigorous aquacize class. A luxurious day spa is available to pamper members by providing specialized beauty treatments in a serene and calming environment. Massages, facials and body scrubs are just a sampling of amenities that await, while the adjoining salon offers nail services and a barber shop for the convenience of St Andrews members. Solidified plans are underway for a brand new 10,000 square foot world-class spa to open in 2017, further enhancing the St Andrews Country Club member’s lifestyle.
For the outdoor fitness enthusiasts, there are two 18 hole championship golf courses. One of the two golf courses is the Arnold Palmer Signature Design® and the other being the Olde Course. Play the challenging 72 par Palmer Course with its unpredictable rolls and elevations, which offer the golfer a new set of mental tests with every round. There are five sets of tees for different levels of skill making everyone’s round of golf enjoyable. Being one of the most challenging and beautiful golf courses in South Florida one can tee off on the same spots as PGA golfing legends Phil Mickelson, Ken Duke and Rocco Mediare, who have all held exhibitions here. With a slope rate of 140 and 6526 yards from the longest tee, experiencing the terraced greens with deep bunkers and testy water hazards elevates the golfer to an entirely different level of playing 18 holes, whilst in the midst of Bermuda grass fairways and tropical landscaped vistas.
Across the pond from the Palmer Course is the St Andrews Olde Course, designed by Gene Bates and the home course to LPGA’s Morgan Pressel. Commencing in May 2016, the Olde Course is undergoing a renovation in tandem with the golf course practice facilities. Currently the greens are comprised of tifeagle grass and have a slope rate of 144 with 6887 yards from the longest tee. Classically laid out, the over 7,000 yard, par 72 course has open approaches to greens and generous landing areas, enabling all skill sets to enjoy their round of golf. St Andrews on staff golf pros offer a full schedule of clinics, classes and events for members of all levels and ages, assisting them in reaching their full potential in becoming the best at their game. Due to the exclusive limited number of St Andrews golf memberships, no tees times are required on either course. To further enhance both the golfer’s swing and game, the up-to-date Golf Performance Center has a VH1 Digital Coaching System and Flightscope Launch Monitor® technologies, an indoor hitting bay and club fitting area that exclusively uses high performance Calloway Golf® clubs. A covered outdoor driving range, private practice area and chipping green are in addition to the stately locker rooms, pro shop, private golf carts, and club and shoe cleaning service that make playing golf at St Andrews Country Club a 5 Star experience.
The Tennis Center, with its 15 har-tru courts, five of which are lit and one that is red clay, is directed by former No. 6 in the world and nine-time ATP tour titlist Aaron Krickstein. Tennis Director Krickstein and his staff of USPTA certified professionals have developed a tennis program at St Andrews Country Club that provides individual or group lessons and activities based on every tennis players level of skill set. From league play with neighboring country clubs to mixers and round robins, a full schedule of clinics, lessons and exhibitions are offered to St Andrews Country Club members to foster both a healthy development of the game and camaraderie among neighbors. From the stadium’s center court members can watch former No.1 World players such as Jimmy Connors, Jim Courier, Jimmy Arias and Andy Roddick play in exhibition matches and touring events. The Pro Shop features the most current fashion lines in tennis and athletic apparel and the latest high performance tennis racquets and accessories.
Three phenomenal dining venues await members at St Andrews Country Club for their culinary pleasure, all supported by the chef’s herb garden which enhances signature dishes with organic edible greens. Each St Andrews Country Club member and their guest are warmly greeted and promptly seated, then given attentive and professional service by the warm and friendly staff. The Gallery is the more formal of the three restaurants with its unparalleled fairway views and curated modern art on display. Comestible menu offerings influenced by Northern Italian, Mediterranean and Californian seasonable cuisine will delight both the senses and palates of its patrons. The Lakeside restaurant provides a more informal fare, whether one chooses to dine inside or outside, taking in the ambiance of the shimmering lake, lit fountain or finishing golf hole. With a more casual setting and menu, Lakeside is the perfect dining option to gather with family and friends to enjoy traditional American cuisine or relax with a drink in its separate bar area, complete with a large flat-screen television. Cafe Blue is located in the resort pool area where a lighter offering of dishes and specialty drinks are available for lunch.
Shopping, Medical Facilities, International Airports, Major Cities, Dining, Beaches and First Rate Primary and Secondary Schools are all within close and convenient proximity to St Andrews Country Club.
Town Center Mall
Boca Raton Regional Hospital
Delray Beach Medical Center
University of Miami Hospital
Boca Raton Private Executive
Palm Beach International
Jet Aviation Palm Beach
Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International
Fort Lauderdale Executive
Mizner Park-Boca Raton
Atlantic Avenue-Delray Beach
Worth Avenue-Palm Beach
Los Olas-Fort Lauderdale
Brickell Avenue-Miami Beach
Saint Andrew’s Day and Boarding School K-12
Pine Crest K-8
Omni Middle 6-8
Spanish River 9-12
North of St Andrews
South of St Andrews
West of St Andrews
For the most up to date information regarding St Andrews Country Club membership initiation and annual dues, please contact Mark Nestler or John Poletto at (561)440-4880.