2016 DFW Best of Private Awards, Dues and Other Info

Most Grandiose Clubhouse: Dallas Country Club
Best Pool: River Crest Country Club
Best New Pool: Canyon Creek Country Club
Best Game Improvement Spot: TaylorMade Fitting Center at Gleneagles
Best Indoor Teaching Area: Dallas Athletic Club
Best Outlying Club: Rock Creek Resort
Coolest New Feature: Underground Parking at Lakewood Country Club
Biggest Risk that Paid Off: Royal Oaks converting to MiniVerde greens
Best Locker Display: Ben Hogan’s at Shady Oaks Country Club
Best Pro Shop: Colonial Country Club
Best Views from the Clubhouse: Mira Vista Country Club
Best Historical Memorabilia: Byron Nelson’s at The Sports Club
Best Clubhouse Renovation: Diamond Oaks Country Club
Best View of Dallas: Las Colinas Country Club
Best Overall Service: The Vaquero Club
Must-Have Amenity: White Sand Bunkers
Best Amenity: Par-3 course at Shady Oaks Country Club
Most Extravagant Feature (that we love): Zoysia Fairways
Best Halfway House: Royal Oaks Country Club
Most Impressive Improvement: New fitness center/spa area, The Sports Club
Course We’re Most Excited to Play: Trinity Forest Golf Club
Biggest Curiosity: Maridoe Golf Club
Best On-Course Snack: Trail Mix at TPC Craig Ranch
Most Improved Club, Elite Category: Lakewood Country Club
Most Improved Club, Value Category: The Clubs of Prestonwood
Best Practice Facility for the Money: Trophy Club Country Club
Best Place to Practice at Night: Shady Valley Country Club
Best Signature Menu Item: The Dallas National Burger
Most Improved Dining Facility: Hackberry Creek Country Club
Best Course to Go Low: Oakmont Country Club
Best Facility with 2 Courses: Stonebriar Country Club & Dallas Athletic Club
Toughest Stretch of Holes:
Horrible Horseshoe, Colonial Country Club
Best Practice Facility: Shady Oaks Country Club
Best Trend: Completely renovated dining and patio areas
What We Hope Becomes a Trend: MiniVerde/Champion Bermuda Greens
Worst Trend: Carts that shut down in restrictive areas
Most Close-Knit Membership: Denton Country Club
Best Clubhouse Desert: Ice cream at Preston Trail Golf Club
Best Lunch Buffet: Bent Tree Country Club
Best Milkshake: Mira Vista Country Club
Best Course To Walk: Shady Valley Country Club
Best Family Club – Fort Worth: Ridglea Country Club
Best Family Club – Dallas: Brookhaven Country Club
Most Spacious Driving Range: The Lakes at Castle Hills
Best Place to Find Aspiring Tour Players: TPC Craig Ranch
Best Place to see Secret Service Agents: Brook Hollow Golf Club
Best Place to See a Future PGA Tour Star: Royal Oaks Country Club
Best and Most Unique Finishing Hole: The Retreat Golf Club
Renovation We’re Most Excited About: The Northwood Club
Best Course to Test Your Game: Dye Course, Stonebridge Ranch Country Club
Most Underrated Course: Fazio Course, Stonebriar Country Club
Best Brunch For The Money: Las Colinas Country Club
Best Exotic Cars in the Parking Lot: The Vaquero Club
We Miss You: Great Southwest Golf Club

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