Membership FAQs

General Information

Q: Do I have to live in the Shadow Wood or Shadow Wood Preserve Community to be a member?

A: No, Membership at Shadow Wood does not require residency. The prices and privileges are exactly the same regardless of your address.

Q: Are there food & beverage spending minimums?

A: No, Shadow Wood does not require any minimum spending at the Club. We strive to offer a wide variety of dining experiences, frequent menu changes, and exciting social events to encourage you to choose to dine at the Club!

Q: May I bring guests to the Club?

A: Yes, we hope you are proud to show off your Club and we love welcoming your guests! Non-members are permitted as a golf guest, tennis guest, or social/club function guest a total of six times per calendar year inclusive of all club amenities, regardless of the number of hosting Members involved. Family guests are exempt from the limit of six guest visits. All guests must be accompanied by a Member.

Q: Does Shadow Wood offer reciprocal privileges during the summer months?

A: Yes, Shadow Wood Members enjoy golf, tennis, & dining privileges with over sixty private clubs in Naples, Estero, Bonita Springs, and Fort Myers from May 1 until October 31. Please inquire for a current listing of participating reciprocal clubs and details.

Q: Can I try the Club before I join?

A: We understand that it is important to experience various aspects of the Club before making a commitment. While we do not offer any formal preview type of membership, we do encourage you to play a round of golf or join us for dining at the Club prior to joining. This will allow you to experience the Club from a Member’s viewpoint and have a chance to interact with other Club members. All prospective member experiences should be arranged through the Membership Director.

Q: Who is included on my membership?

A: The primary member, his/her spouse or designated user (spouse/significant other residing at the same address), and the unmarried children of either spouse under the age of 23, enjoy the Club facilities on the same basis as the member.

Q: How are membership fees billed?

A: Membership dues are billed on a quarterly basis and prorated based on when you join. The initiation fee is due in full at the time of joining. For membership prices and fee structure, please contact the club.

For additional questions, please contact Danita Osborn, Director of Membership at [email protected] or 239-992-6000.