There’s something to be said about the way Maine’s rocky coast collides with the blue horizon. The Castine Golf Club is the perfect place to practice your swing, socialize, and relax, all while enjoying the crisp, salty air. Continue reading to learn more about what they offer and be sure to check out our Vacation Guide for even more great ideas to include in your coastal Maine itinerary!
A Day at the Castine Golf Club
Imagine taking in breathtaking views of this Downeast’s tranquil surroundings while indulging in your favorite country club activities such as golf, tennis, yachting, and more. This golf club boasts an array of exciting activities to keep you entertained during your visit! The breathtaking views of Castine, ME, definitely add to the overall appeal.
History buffs and sports enthusiasts alike will enjoy a visit to one of the area’s most popular golf courses. The club has been around since 1917. The same course that you can play on today was designed by Willie Park, Jr. in 1921, who was considered to be “one of the greatest golf architects of all time.”
Revel in the sweeping views of Castine Harbor while making your way through the club’s challenging and well-manicured golf course. While indulging in a round of golf, you can also take in the views of the Revolutionary War-era Fort George and Blue Hill in the distance. In the summer, visitors can putt away seven days a week.
The club boasts four Har-Tru tennis courts for everyone to enjoy! Whether you’re a novice or experienced tennis player, there’s no doubt you’ll enjoy these well-maintained courts! They are open to the public throughout the summer. While there is no dress code, they still expect you to wear the proper tennis attire and footwear. Sign up to reserve a court by calling the tennis shop or fill out the sign-up sheet located near the shop.
The Castine Yacht Club hosts various events and programs year-round for yacht lovers! Take sailing lessons during your stay or attend the Castine Classic Yacht Race. Or, simply admire the beautiful boats as they so gracefully glide along the waterways.
More to Do in Castine, ME
Castine, ME, is a charming coastal town with so much to do! Some of our favorite events and attractions include:
- Attending the Castine Plein Air Festival
- Exploring the Holbrook Island Sanctuary State Park
- Checking out the Dyce Head Lighthouse, one of many beautiful Maine Lighthouses
Stay at Pilgrim’s Inn on Deer Isle
You’ll find that Downeast, Maine, boasts so many amazing things to do. Maybe you’d like to spend the day hiking through Acadia National Park. Perhaps you’d prefer perfecting your swing at the Castine Golf Club. Regardless of whatever activities pique your interest, make your vacation one to remember by staying with us at Pilgrim’s Inn. Our charming property sits nestled on Deer Isle. With eleven lovely rooms and three cozy cottages to choose from, there’s no doubt you’ll feel right at home. The best part? We serve our guests a gourmet, homemade breakfast each morning!