Thanks to a wonderful climate, the greater Sarasota area is a golfing/tennis players’ dream come true!

Over 60 Golf Courses and numerous tennis courts are available for play and some “members only” clubs are allowing at least some form of public participation. Below is a sampling.

Golf Courses:
Pinebrook Ironwood
18 holes over 3,964 yards with a par of 61 (Public)
4260 Ironwood Cir., Bradenton, FL 34209-6820, (941) 792-3288

Sarasota Golf Club
18 holes over 7,066 yards with a par of 72 (Public)
7280 N Leewynn Dr., Sarasota, FL 34240-9643, (941) 371-2431

Bobby Jones Golf Club
18 holes over 6,039 yards with a par of 71 (Municipal)
1000 Circus Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34232-1228, (941) 955-8041

The Meadows Country Club
18 holes over 6,707 yards with a par of 72 (Public)
3101 Longmeadow, Sarasota, FL 34235-6999, (941) 378-5153

Tatum Ridge Golf Links
18 holes over 6,757 yards with a par of 72 (Public)
421 Tatum Rd. N., Sarasota, FL 34240-8945, (941) 378-4211

Rolling Green Golf Club
18 holes over 6,343 yards with a par of 72 (Public)
4501 N. Tuttle Ave., Sarasota, FL 34234-5021, (941) 355-6620

Oakford Golf Club (three nine hole courses)
18 holes over 3,404 yards with a par of 35 (Public)
1552 Palm View Rd., Sarasota, FL 34240-8814, (888) 881-3673

Stoneybrook Golf & Country Club
18 holes over 6,820 yards with a par of 72 (Public)
8801 Stoneybrook Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238-5803, (941) 966-1800

Serenoa Golf Club – Serenoa Course
18 holes over 6,270 yards with a par of 72 (Public)
6773 Serenoa Dr., Sarasota, FL 34241-9276, (941) 925-2755

Village Green Golf Club
18 holes over 2,810 yards with a par of 58 (Public)
3500 Pembrook Dr., Sarasota, FL 34239-6705, (941) 922-9500

Bent Tree Country Club
18 holes over 6,863 yards with a par of 72 (Private Equity)
4700 Bent Tree Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34241-6039, (941) 371-8200

Legacy Golf Club
18 holes over 7,067 yards with a par of 72 (Public)
8255 Legacy Blvd., Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202-2514, (941) 907-7920

University Park
18 holes over 3,548 yards with a par of 36 (Public)
7671 The Park Blvd., University Park, FL 34201-2201, (941) 359-9999

Tennis: Below are public tennis facilities where a few require a nominal fee for play.

ARLINGTON PARK
Four hard courts with lights.
2650 Waldemere St., Sarasota, FL 34237, (941) 316-1346

BEE RIDGE PARK
Two hard courts with lights. 4430 S. Lockwood Ridge Rd., Sarasota, FL 34237, (941) 316-1267
4430 S. Lockwood Ridge Rd., Sarasota, FL 34237, (941) 316-1267

COLONIAL OAKS PARK
Two courts with lights.
5300 Colonial Oaks Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34237, (941) 316-1330

FRUITVILLE PARK
Two courts with lights.
5151 Richardson Rd., Sarasota, FL 34238, (941) 316-1172

GILLESPIE PARK
Three courts.
710 North Osprey Ave., Sarasota, FL 34236, (941) 316-1172

LONGWOOD PARK
Two courts
6050 Longwood Run Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34243, (941) 316-1383

PAYNE PARK TENNIS CENTER
Nine green clay courts with lights.
2050 Adams Lane, Sarasota, FL 34236, (941) 954-4884

POTTER PARK
Four courts with lights.
8587 Potter Park Dr., Sarasota, FL 34237, (941) 316-1172

RIVERVIEW TENNIS COURTS
Eight courts with lights, available for public use in the evenings and weekends.
Riverview High School, One Ram Way, Sarasota, FL 34231, (941) 316-1772

SIESTA BEACH
Four courts with lights.
948 Beach Rd., Sarasota, FL 34242, (941) 346-3207

TWIN LAKES PARK
Two courts.
6700 Clark Rd., Sarasota, FL 34237, (941) 316-1194

Legacy Golf Club
18 holes over 7,067 yards with a par of 72 (Public)
8255 Legacy Blvd., Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202-2514, (941) 907-7920

University Park
18 holes over 3,548 yards with a par of 36 (Public)
7671 The Park Blvd., University Park, FL 34201-2201, (941) 359-9999