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Santa Maria Golf Course
Santa Maria Golf Course has consistently received Golf Digest's highest ranking for a municipal course and is conveniently located one mile off historic Highland Road near I-10.
Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr., the course is built on 150 acres of rolling terrain, featuring 18 lakes and two natural waterways. This is the perfect memorbale setting to test your golf, complete with sand bunkers, exquisite Bermuda fairways and mature oaks. The 18-hole course measures 6,969 yards in length from the championship tees. The Spanish-style clubhouse includes a pro shop, a full-service restaurant and a private conference/dining room and fitness center. Champions Grill overlooks the beautiful par-five finishing hole, and you'll want to stop in for a meal or drinks after your round. It's worth it.
Santa Maria underwent the course's only major renovation from May 2005-May 2006 with more than $2.1 million of improvements. Santa Maria Golf Course improved in every major way, including new greenside and fairway bunkers and a restoration of Robert Trent Jones, Sr.'s original design. The course also brought Baton Rouge golf a new concession stand, enhanced clubhouse facilities, reshaping and replanting of tees, greens and fairways, new bulkheads and sheet pilings along waterways, new restrooms, and major repairs to cart paths helped complete this renovation.
Santa Maria Golf Course Rates
Clubhouse open from 730am-Dark
Play from 800am-Til
Clubhouse open from 630am-Dark
Play from 700am-Til
We mow the Driving Range on Thursday mornings; therefore, we close the range and cease selling range balls at 5:00 Wednesday afternoon to pick it clean.
Attention Golfers: Twilight time is a great opportunity to get in a round before the end of the day
Prices are discounted. Posted 6/1/2013: Twilight at 1:00pm; Super-Twilight at 3:00pm
Please note that the below listed Green Fees do not also include price of carts; see cart fees listed further below.
Weekday Green Fee - $28.00
Weekday 9-Hole Green Fee - $15.00
Weekday Twilight Green Fee - $22.00
Weekday Jr./Sr. Green Fee - $22.00
Weekend Green Fee - $38.00
Weekend 9-Hole Green Fee - $18.00
Weekend Twilight Green Fee - $30.00
Weekend Jr./Sr. Green Fee - $30.00
18-Hole Cart Fees - $12.00 per rider
9-Hole Cart Fees - $6.00 per rider
Choose Santa Maria Golf Course, or one of the other BREC Golf courses, as the location of your next golf event. From the moment you begin coordination until the final award is handed out, we are here to serve you. Whether you plan to hold a large corporate or charity event, or just a group of 12 on a golf getaway, we desire to ensure your complete satisfaction. To get your planning underway, contact our staff.
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Custom Corporate Outings
Take care of the people that take care of you. You give us a date, we set up a personalized instruction clinic and tee times. Also included is a food and beverage reception, following golf, in the clubhouse overlooking the 18th hole. If interested, please submit a tournament request form.
Santa Maria Golf Facilities
The Santa Maria Clubhouse is home to Champions Grill, a full-service restaurant, a pro shop, a private dining room and a fitness center.
Santa Maria Golf Course is also equipped with a driving range, MiniVerde greens and three practice greens. Santa Maria has consistently received Golf Digest's highest ranking for a municipal course. It is conveniently located one mile off historic Highland Road near I-10.
Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr., the course is built on 150 acres of rolling terrain, featuring 15 lakes and two natural waterways. Sand and grass bunkers, exquisite Bermuda fairways and ancient oaks provide the perfect setting for a memorable test of golf. The 18-hole course measures 6,969 yards in length from the championship tees.
Annual Passes for Santa Maria Golf Course
BREC Golf courses offer a number of annual pass options to make sure you can keep coming back and improving your game at a price that won't break your budget.Click Here for more information and to find the pass that fits you and your family today.
Contact Us at Santa Maria
Course Manager: Fabian Sauhing Fsauhing@brec.org
Assistant Managers: B.J. Taillon BJTaillon@brec.org
Al Blanche ABlache@brec.org
Santa Maria Golf Instruction
18460 Santa Maria Pkwy
See below for Von Aspern's Thanksgiving Week Junior Clinic.
Looking for help with your golf game? BREC's Santa Maria Golf Club is home to a corps of Santa Maria Golf Instructors which has several teaching professionals available for all your game improvement needs. Below is a list of available teaching professionals and their certifications.
- George F. Johnson, PGA
- Clarence Von Aspern, USGTF and International PGA
Dedicated to helping the beginner, intermediate, or advanced player; these teaching professionals utilize the facility to provide you with an environment condusive to improving all aspects of your golf game. Below you will find an outline of what each instructor provides; in some cases details will be announced later.
George Johnson here at Santa Maria Driving Range with new technology such as the Trackman and Putting Programs. Call for an evaluation and instruction. 225-936-5335.
Ladies Clinics on Sunday for 3pm to 4pm: Call or simply show-up... $20
For Lesson, Clinic, and Camp prices, please visit www.gfjohnson.com
Need help with your game?
Take your golf skills to the next level and sign up for lessons with International PGA Member and USGTF Teaching Professional Clarence von Aspern. Book a lesson at the Santa Maria Golf.
Thanksgiving Week 2 Day Santa Maria Academy Junior Camp
November 25th & 26th for Juniors ages 12-16, 10am til 12 Noon daily
Click here for flyer.
· Group Lessons – Leisure Golf for Beginners and Intermediate golfers
· Private Sessions – including private lessons with friends and couples
· Short-game clinics – evenings and on weekends
· One-on-one sessions – for struggling and advanced players
· Private Clinics – for Corporate Outings
Group Lessons and 2-day Golf School
If you are thinking about learning golf, need some help with your game, or just want to lower your handicap or break 90 sign up for Group Lessons and/or our 2-day Golf School! These classes emphasize the Basis Fundamentals of Golf and Course Play. Read more below!
You will enjoy learning the true mechanics of golf swing including swing drills that will teach you the sequencing of the swing, proper grip, stance and posture. Each session is structured so that the swing drills and practice routines develop a powerful, consistent swing.
Practice sessions and instruction will include the short game skills of chipping – pitching – putting, mid-iron play, and driving the ball to hit more fairways and greens in regulation! This class is appropriate for beginning and intermediate golfers!
Clarence von Aspern USGTF Golf Teaching Professional International PGA Member World GTF Member
USGA Member Santa Maria Golf Academy Questions - Please call 225-231-7143
If you need help with your game, contact me here online where you can ask questions, sign up for private lessons, or enroll in one of my clinics or classes. We’ll start our first session with a complete evaluation, and then discuss a personalized player development program for you to improve all aspects of your game – full swing, short game – putting, chipping, pitching, and bunker play – and on-course management. We’ll even get into strengthening your core for more power, and touch on positive visualization to improve your course management and lower your score.
Certified by the United States Golf Teaching Federation, I have been playing golf and providing helpful instructions to family and friends for more than 40 years. I enjoy teaching the fundamentals depicted in Ben Hogan’s timeless book Five Lessons: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf. Every player needs to know the basic fundamentals of a good grip, proper stance, smooth takeaway, and powering the swing with the lower body.
- Private Lesson with email evaluation: $75
- 3 Private Lessons: $200
- 5 Private Lessons: $300
- Juniors – 17 and under w/ e-mail evaluation: $65
- Short game lesson – chipping and pitching: $75
- Putting lesson: $75
- Friends and Couples – one lesson: $90
- 9 hole Playing Lesson: $150
- Corporate – 2 hour Clinic & Team Building Session: $300
Group Lessons – 6 lessons on the Fundamentals: $225
(4 – 6 students per class – meet twice weekly)
Note: All lessons are one hour in length unless other wise stipulated in advance.
To schedule a lesson: http://www.leisuregolfbr.com/book-a-lesson/
Upcoming Programs -
Player Development Program - Designed for the good player trying to take his or her game to the next level. Program includes weekly video analysis, short game testing and unlimited access to the teaching studio. For pricing information, please call the academy at (225) 753-3082, or direct (800) 457-8312 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Custom Corporate Outings - Take care of the people that take care of you. You give us a date; we set up a personalized instruction clinic and tee times. Also included is a food and beverage reception, following golf, in the clubhouse overlooking the 18th hole. Note: All lessons are one hour in length unless other wise stipulated in advance.
Santa Maria Golf Academy - Group Lessons
Practice sessions will include the short game skills of chipping – pitching – putting, mid-iron play, and driving the ball to hit more fairways and greens in regulation! This class is appropriate for beginning and intermediate golfers and is taught by an International PGA and United States Golf Teachers Federation instructor.