Essex Golf and Country Clubhouse

Reciprocal Golf Clubs

Reciprocal Golfing Privileges may be granted to members of other private clubs when‑
(a)     prior arrangements are made with the Club Professional by a reciprocal private club as defined by the G.A.O. or G.A.M.
(b)     prior arrangements are made with the General Manager and it is deemed appropriate to extend privileges to members of other private clubs when special situations may arise such as requests from visitors from out of town, other private clubs because of an unusual situation or certain dignitaries.

South-Western Ontario

London Hunt Golf and Country Club - London, ON
  London Hunt was established in 1885. The Club provides an 18-Hole, 7200 yard’s championship golf course designed (1960) by renowned Golf Course Architect, Robert Trent Jones and renovated (2000) by his son, Rees Jones, one of today’s leading Golf Course Designers

Highland Country Club – London, ON
  Highland Country Club is hidden away…right in the heart of the city. We have been quietly building London’s finest member-owned private club since 1922. Our challenging course has the most talked about view in the city and with extensive clubhouse renovations and unparalleled hospitality and service, Highland is a secret worth exploring.


St. Thomas Golf Club – St. Thomas, ON
  St. Thomas Golf and Country Club has challenged many great players over its 100 year history including such golf greats as Moe Norman, George Knudson and Mike Weir.  It is an 18-hole parkland style course spread out over almost 200 acres of magnificently undulating land. This Stanley Thompson classic is a 6868 yard par 72 championship golf course famous for fast greens with a lot of break to them.

Sunningdale Golf & Country Club – London, ON
  Our 400 acres wind their way through the beautiful Medway Valley and contain two 18-hole championship golf courses designed by two of the most respected course designers in Canadian history, Stanley Thompson and Clinton (Robbie) Robinson.

Greater Toronto Area

Brantford Golf & Country Club - Brantford, ON
  With a stately modern clubhouse and a timeless golf course designed by Nicol Thompson and his brother Stanley, Canada’s greatest golf architect, Brantford has aged to near perfection. The mix of holes offers variety and nuance not regularly seen on other classics. That’s probably why, nearly a century after the firm of Thompson, Cumming and Thompson laid out the initial holes, it remains one of Canada’s golfing jewels

Credit Valley – Mississauga, ON
  Credit Valley Golf and Country Club combines breathtaking scenery with a consistently challenging parkland design that combines tight fairways with large and fast, undulating greens. Incorporated with 5 sets of tees, golfers of all skill levels agree that Credit Valley is a true, fair test of golf. Golf Course Architect Robbie Robinson once stated that when he first viewed the “raw” property, he thought that he had never seen a more perfect natural setting for a golf course.

Deer Ridge – Kitchener , ON
  It’s more than a private golf club. It’s more than just an award-winning golf course. It’s more than incredible food served in a stunning setting. Deer Ridge is a club that exceeds your expectations in every way. It’s what we call “the Deer Ridge Difference.” Deer Ridge is a club built on friendships. It is based around a remarkable Thomas McBroom golf course, a walkable, high-rated facility where players connect with the true essence of the game.

Islington Golf Club – Toronto, ON
  Islington Golf Club is a private club founded in 1923, during the “Golden Age” of golf course construction and designed by renowned architect, Stanley Thompson. Surrounded by 6500 yards of golf course parkland in Toronto’s west end with Mimico Creek winding its way through tree-lined fairways, the club is a wonderful place to enjoy a day on the links with family and friends.

Lambton Golf & Country Club – Toronto, ON
  Founded in 1902, Lambton is a Club with both a storied history and a vision for the future. Playing golf at Lambton can simply be described as both a trip to the past and the future.  For over a century, both Lambton’s 18-Hole Championship Course and 9-Hole Valley Course have offered a traditional park-land style challenge, taking advantage of slopes and foliage native to the area.

Summit Golf Club – Richmond Hill, ON
  The Summit was founded in 1912, and was the ninth golf club in the Toronto area. The course was originally laid out by George Cumming, Head Pro at Toronto Golf Club, and George S. Lyon, the top amateur golfer at that time. Measuring 6,865 yards from the Black Tees, members and their guests are challenged by differing characteristics for each of the 18 beautiful holes.

The Granite Golf Club – Stouffville, ON
  Granite Golf Club is family-oriented private golf club located in Stouffville, Ontario, a short, 25-minute drive from the intersection of Highways 401 and 404. It is unlike any other in Southern Ontario. Nestled between the untouched beauty of the ancient Oak Ridges Moraine and the gently rolling countryside, it combines the best features of Scotland's oldest links with all the advances of a truly modern golf course.

Westmount Golf & Country Club – Kitchener, ON
  Westmount Golf & Country Club is a premier private club that exemplifies excellence in golf, curling, tennis, and social activities for the enjoyment of our members, their families and guests. Graced by our premier golf course, we will be a welcoming, vibrant community of members enjoying Westmount Golf & Country Club’s excellence in sporting and social activities.

Hamilton Golf & Country Club – Hamilton, ON
Image result for hamilton golf and country club   Set on incredible rolling land that has few rivals in terms of varied topography, HGCC’s original 18 is a testament to what a timeless golf course can be. Designed by Harry Shapland Colt, the famed British architect behind courses like Royal Portrush and Muirfield, Hamilton has been considered one of the best parkland courses in North America for more than a century, and played host to the best golfers in the world.        

Detroit Golf Club - Detroit, MI
  Detroit Golf Club has been a thriving member of the city since 1899. Our history is steeped in the tradition of the game and the fabric of the Motor City. We feature two Donald Ross courses. Fewer than 20 clubs across the continent can boast having two 18-hole Donald Ross courses, and Detroit Golf Club is proud to have that distinction.

Grosse Ile Golf Club - Grosse Ile Township, MI
  Established in 1919 by eight Michigan businessmen, the Club is conveniently located 25 minutes from downtown Detroit. The club boasts a Donald J Ross signature 18 hole course on 300 acres of rolling hills on the island of Grosse Ile. With undulating fairways and slick greens Grosse Ile GCC has withstood the test of time to continually challenge the most accomplished golfers.

Pine Lake Country Club - West Bloomfield Township, MI
  Pine Lake was founded in 1902 and is proud to be one of the premium family-oriented, private country clubs in Southeast Michigan. Featuring a Willie Park Jr Design, 18-Hole Championship Golf Course, newly updated Indoor and Outdoor Tennis Courts, Olympic Size Swimming Pool, state of the art Fitness Center. Our magnificent clubhouse overlooks beautiful, private Pine Lake and offers a Lounge, Lake Room, Formal Dining Room and Members Grill, all highlighting dazzling lake views.

TPC Michigan - Dearborn, MI
  TPC Michigan's stunning Jack Nicklaus Signature Course was built on land originally purchased by Henry Ford and was opened in 1990 as an ultra-exclusive private club on land donated by Ford Motor Company. The Club provides Members and guests with a masterfully designed, superbly landscaped and expertly maintained course that offers a thoroughly enjoyable experience for golfers of all skill levels.

Country Club of Detroit – Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
Image result for country club of detroit   Our beautiful Championship 18-hole course, originally designed by the noted British golf architect Harry S. Colt and later updated by Colt/Alison, Robert Trent Jones, Robert Trent Jones, Jr. and Tom Doak of Renaissance Golf Design continues to provide a challenge to golfers of all skill levels.

Ottawa Valley
Rivermead Golf Club – Gatineau, QC
  Rivermead Golf Club, founded in 1910, is one of the first clubs and best golf courses in the National Capital Region. Laid out over gently rolling terrain, the par 72/75 (men/women) layout is easily walked. The course has four sets of tees ranging from 6,559 yards from the back, to 5,359 yards from the forward-most tees.

Royal Ottawa Golf Club – Gatineau, QC
  The Royal Ottawa Golf Club is a favorite of golf enthusiasts in the National Capital region for over 100 years. Only minutes from downtown Ottawa and Gatineau, the Club is rich in golf history. The traditional and challenging layout of our 18-hole main course will test the skills of even the most avid golfer, all in four hours! And, the relaxed atmosphere of the Royal Nine provides a perfect setting for family foursomes and juniors.

Camelot Golf & Country Club – Ottawa, ON
  Complemented by towering pines, majestic views of the Ottawa River and the Gatineau Hills, Camelot truly is a great test of golf and a wonderful place to call home. Camelot has earned a reputation as one of Canada’s top courses. Camelot's golf course was designed by the renowned Canadian golf course architect, Thomas McBroom, the course has exceptional shot value, playability, design balance, memorability and aesthetics.