Christmas Golf Gift Occasions | Cap Gazette


There is still time to find something cool for family members and golfing friends among Cape Town’s golf courses and other local options.

The Rookery

The Rookery offers several discounts at its Pro Shop at 27052 Broadkill Road, east of Route 1.

Golf shirts and golf bags are 25 percent off, and outerwear 15 percent off the normal retail price. Discounts on in-stock shoes range from 25 to 50%. Plus, Golf Director Butch Holtzclaw and Chief Rookery Pro Kyle Deas sell half-hour golf lessons for $ 40.

Gift certificates are also available.

The course is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, visit or call 302-684-3000.

Hooper’s Landing

Hooper’s Landing offers public golf in West Sussex County at reasonable prices. Cape Henlopen High alum Mike Connor is the chief golf pro.

Connor says all clothes are 25% to 40% less than normal prices and shoes are 25%. The sleek new Blue Tees rangefinders are also on sale for $ 259 or less.

It also sells course packages. You can buy five half-hour sessions for $ 180 or five-hour lessons for $ 280.

The course is open from 8:00 a.m. until dusk. For more information, visit or call 302-629-2890.

American Classic Golf Club

American Classic near Midway continues the relaxed atmosphere the Morrison family created when they bought it several years ago.

Club manager Britt Morrison said that from Dec. 20-23, each $ 50 gift certificate earns an additional $ 10 credit to the buyer’s club account. Gift cards can be purchased in any amount. She told me that some people buy $ 25 decks of cards. This way the recipient can bring a card to use for each round.

American Classic has also partnered with the Milford Boys & Girls Club. Until December 20 at 9 a.m., funds donated to American Classic will be used to provide slipper socks and fleece blankets for children. The delay is necessary to organize the distribution of the items in time for Christmas.

The club also has a nice selection of Christmas stockings such as balls and other small items, as well as its well-known inventory of LoudMouth golf clothing.

The club is open daily from 8 a.m. to dusk. For more information, call 302-703-6662 or visit online at

Steve Smith PGA

Local PGA Golf Professional Steve Smith is taking reservations for lessons in his Swing Suite at 37156 Rehoboth Ave. Ext., Near the Verizon store on Route 1.

Gift certificates are available for those looking for a tune-up or who have expressed a desire to get off to a good start next spring.

Contact Smith at 302-236-3645 or email [email protected]

Baywood Greens

Head professional golfer Anthony Hollerbeck said the “exclusively public” golf course near Millsboro has had a strong 2021 golf season.

With new inventory coming at the start of the new year, the Baywood Pro Shop is selling off its current stock. You can always find a lot of things with gift certificates.

For more information, visit or call 888-844-2254.

Stenger’s Shamrock Farms Par 3

Bob and Wendy Stenger’s charming par 3 course at 22222 Saw Mill Road, west of Milton, is open year round. Green fees are $ 15 and cart rentals are only $ 1 on this easy-to-ride route.

Gift certificates are available and the course is open from 8 a.m. until dark. Call 302-684-1808 for more information or visit Bob says the website is easier because they are normally busy outside.

Club champion

The COVID pandemic has hit the national golf club assembly line hard, forcing some outlets to temporarily close last year. However, the company is making a comeback and has some special seasonal offers.

Fittings reserved and completed from November 1 to January 31 benefit from a 50% discount on the adjustment fee, if $ 500 of equipment is purchased on the same day as the adjustment. Putter fittings also benefit from a similar 50% discount on set-up costs.

The company also offers what it calls VIP packages for pilots or putters, including a try-in and tailor-made clubs, if ordered during the try-in.

The Delaware store is located at the Christiana Town Center near Newark, 521 West Main St., Suite 8B. Stores are open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Wednesday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday (closed Thursday and Sunday). For more information, call 302-731-7278 or visit

Halfway Par 3

This family-friendly golf course is a longtime Cape Town favorite for locals and tourists alike. The course is just off Route 1 at 34578 Pinnacle Road. Call 302-645-7955 or visit for gift certificates or more information.

Mulligan Point

The popular Georgetown Golf Club offers several unlimited membership packages and packages for 2022, as well as gift certificates and other pro shop options.

For more information, visit or call 302-856-3363.

Plantation lakes

The new clubhouse and pro shop at the Millsboro Golf Course are well worth a visit for gift certificates, clothing or club equipment. Current hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, visit or call 302-933-8072, ext. 103.


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