Membership

Bray Golf Club prides itself on providing golf membership to residents of the town of Bray and surrounding areas for more than 100 years since the Club was founded in 1897. While we are a Club steeped in history, we also see ourselves as a progressive forward thinking Club who understands the changing needs of the golfing public. To this end we strive to provide a flexible menu of membership options which we believe provide opportunities to golfers with a wide range of needs.

Presently we are pleased to offer a number of membership options. By clicking on the options below you will be re-directed to the relevant page containing information on the particular category.

Bray Golf Club has a variety of membership options available in 2017 with flexible payment options to assist you. To view the details of our current membership options please see below.If you would like to download an application form please click here.

Full Ordinary Membership

Full Ordinary Membership.
Full Ordinary Members of Bray Golf Club are entitled to avail of all the amenities of the Club and to attend and vote at General Meetings of the Club.
Currently we are delighted to be able to offer you the opportunity to join this progressive Club as a Full Ordinary Member without the payment of an entrance fee. We also have an instalment (Direct Debit) scheme available to Members to pay their annual charges over a period of 10 months.
Full Ordinary Members of Bray Golf Club enjoy the following benefits of their membership :

• Competitions : A Full Ordinary Member who has an official GUI handicap will be allowed to participate in competitions throughout the week.
• Casual Golf : Full Ordinary Members may play casual golf throughout the week subject to timesheet availability.
• Invitation & Open Competitions : Full Ordinary Members who have an official GUI handicap may enter Open Competitions in Bray Golf Club and invite guests to play with them.
• Member Guests : Full Ordinary Members are entitled to invite guests to play casual golf with them at Member Guest Rates throughout the week subject to timesheet availability.
• Buggy Hire : Full Ordinary Members are entitled to avail of Member Rates in relation to the hire of buggies.
• "Be Our Guest at 8 of the Best" : Bray Golf Club participates in the Be Our Guest at 8 of the Best promotion which involves 8 Clubs in Co. Wicklow. This enables you and 3 friends to play any one of the other 7 courses at their Member Guest Rate. Through the promotion we are trying to encourage our own Members to support each other’s Clubs when they are playing casual golf away from their own Club.

The 7 other courses participating in the scheme are as follows :

• Arklow
• Blainroe
• Charlesland
• Delgany
• Greystones
• Wicklow
• Woodenbridge

Subject to availability you will be able to book within 14 days of the required date but you must advise the Club that you wish to avail of the "Be our Guest at 8 of the Best !" promotion at the time of booking. You will also be required to present your GUI/ILGU Smartcard as proof of your membership. In general the promotion applies to weekday golf however some of the Clubs may at their discretion permit players to avail of same at weekends.

Annual Charges.
The annual subscription and charges for Full Ordinary Members are as follows :
 
Subscription Rate   €1472
Social Levy             € 150
Insurance                € 25
GUI / ILGU Levy     € 25 / €  28

Click here to download a membership application form. If you have a query regarding any of our options please contact our Head of Operations Michael McCormack on (01) 2763200 ext. 5 or e-mail info@braygolfclub.com with your enquiry.
 

Lifestyle Membership


7 Day Lifestyle Membership only €1,100 + GUI & Insurance
Become a 7 Day Lifestyle Member at Bray Golf Club and you will enjoy the following benefits:
  • GUI/ILGU Handicap
  • Ability to play competitive or casual golf all year round
  • Midweek & Weekend competitions with a variety of formats.
  • Freedom to spend credits on golf or in the bar and restaurant
  • Full access to the Restaurant, Bar and all club facilities
  • Reserve tee times up to 2 weeks in advance
  • Special member guest green fee rates
  • Online tee time booking system
  • Practice Facilities: Range area, Short game area & putting green.
  • Members Website
  • Club professional with fully stocked Pro-Shop
  • Special members discounts on Green-fees, Buggies etc.

5 Day Lifestyle Membership only €800 + GUI & Insurance
Become a 5 Day Lifestyle Member at Bray Golf Club and you will enjoy the following benefits:
  • GUI/ILGU Handicap
  • Ability to play competitive or casual golf all year round
  • Midweek competitions with a variety of formats.
  • Freedom to spend credits on golf or in the bar and restaurant
  • Full access to the Restaurant, Bar and all club facilities
  • Reserve tee times up to 2 weeks in advance
  • Special member guest green fee rates
  • Online tee time booking system
  • Practice Facilities: Range area, Short game area & putting green.
  • Members Website
  • Club professional with fully stocked Pro-Shop
  • Special members discounts on Green-fees, Buggies etc
.LIFESTYLE MEMBERSHIP PLAYING RIGHTS
Summer Rates
April 1st – September 30th
 
  Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Sun
7.00 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 N/A N/A
7.30 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 N/A N/A
8.00 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 N/A N/A
8.30 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 N/A N/A
9.00 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 N/A N/A
9.30 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 N/A N/A
10.00 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 N/A N/A
10.30 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 €40 N/A
11.00 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 €40 N/A
11.30 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 €40 N/A
12.00 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 €40 N/A
12.30 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 €40 N/A
13.00 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 €40 N/A
13.30 €15 €25 €25 €15 €15 €30 €30
14.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 €30
14.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 €30
15.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 €30
15.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 €30
16.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 €30
16.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €25 €25
17.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €25 €25
17.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €25 €25
18.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €25 €25
 
 LIFESTYLE MEMBERSHIP PLAYING RIGHTS
Winter Rates
October 1st – March 31st
 
  Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Sun
7.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 N/A N/A
7.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 N/A N/A
8.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 N/A N/A
8.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 N/A N/A
9.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 N/A N/A
9.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 N/A N/A
10.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 N/A N/A
10.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 N/A
11.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 N/A
11.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 N/A
12.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 N/A
12.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 N/A
13.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €30 N/A
13.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €25 €25
14.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €25 €25
14.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €25 €25 €25
15.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €25 €25
15.30 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €25 €25
16.00 €15 €20 €20 €15 €15 €20 €20
16.30 €15 €15 €15 €15 €15 €20 €20
17.00 €15 €15 €15 €15 €15 €20 €20
17.30 €15 €15 €15 €15 €15 €20 €20
18.00 €15 €15 €15 €15 €15 €20 €20
 
 

Bray Golf - Lifestyle Membership Terms & Conditions
If the proposed motion for Lifestyle membership is carried at the EGM on Thursday July 28th the following are the terms and conditions and playing rights proposed by the management committee that would apply to the new category:

Lifestyle membership runs for a 12 month period.  The full Annual Subscription must be paid up-front. 
The annual subscriptions do not include GUI/ILGU or Golf Insurance.
Lifestyle Members will receive a swipe card credited to the value of the annual subscription of their chosen category of Lifestyle Membership. They are entitled to avail of all the facilities of the Clubhouse and use their swipe card to play golf, including competitions, at the times and rates relevant to their category of Lifestyle Membership. The social supplement for the bar and restaurant will be included on this card. The rate for playing golf at any given time will be displayed in the Pro-shop and Clubhouse.

All Lifestyle Members must report to the Club’s Professional and swipe their card or use the Club’s online booking system before they go on the course. Failure to do so will result in the deduction of the rate for the time of play from their swipe card and repeated offences may lead to suspension or cancellation of their playing rights. Rounds of golf played outside pro-shop opening times must arrange pre-payment with the pro-shop or swipe their cards in the bar, prior to their round.

7 Day Lifestyle Members cannot book golf before 10.30 am on Saturdays or before 1.30 pm on Sundays. They may enter all competitions and team events but are not eligible to win the Captain’s prize.

5 Day Lifestyle Members may play golf at any time Monday to Friday and may enter all competitions held on those days.

Lifestyle Rates override any other rate for competitions (Guest Rate/Visitor) and do not include competition entry fees.  Lifestyle members cannot enter a competition as a guest or visitor. 
Golf round allowances are personal to the Lifestyle member and are not transferable. Allowances must be used within the 12 month period and can only be carried forward as surplus credits if the membership is renewed in full.

Guest fees for Lifestyle Members are the same as for Full/5Day members.

Lifestyle members may top up their allowances at a minimum of €100 per transaction.

Lifestyle members are not eligible to vote or hold a position on a committee.

Standard club rules apply to all Lifestyle members.

Lifestyle Members may upgrade to full Membership of the Club by applying to the Management Committee.
 

Six-Day Membership

Six-day Members: Six-day Members will be entitled to avail of all the facilities of the Clubhouse with full playing rights to play golf on the course on any day from Monday to Saturday inclusive. Six-day Members will not be entitled to attend or vote at General Meeting of the Club. The number of Six-day Members shall not at any time exceed 150. The Annual Subscription of Six-day Members shall be 80% of the corresponding amount for an Ordinary Member.

Currently we are delighted to be abe to offer you the opportunity to join this progressive Club as a Six-Day Member without payment of an entrance fee. We also have an installment (Direct Debit) scheme available to Members to pay their annual charges over a period of 10 months.

Six-Day Members of Bray Golf Club enjoy the following benefits of their membership

  • Competitions: A Six-day member who has an official GUI handicap will be allowed to participate in competitions on weekdays. They are also entitled to participate in the Saturday Qualifying round for the Captain's Prize but they are not permitted to qualify for the Final Day.
  • Casual Golf: Six-Day members may play casual golf on Mondays, Tuesdays (limited availability), Thursdays and Fridays subject to timesheet availability.
  • Open Competitions: Six-Day Members who have an official GUI handicap may enter Open Competitions in Bray Golf Club and invite guests to play with them. Six-day members will pay the visitor entry fee.
  • Invitation Competitions: Six-day members who have an official GUI handicap my enter Weekend Invitation Competitions but they will be required to pay the visitor entry fee.
  • Member Guests: Six-day Members are entitled to invite guests to play casual golf with them on Mondays' Tuesdays (limited availability), Thursdays and Fridays at Member Guest Rates.
  • Buggy Hire: Six day members are entitled to avail of Member Rates in relation to the hire of buggies.
  • "Be Our Guest at 8 of the Best": Bray Golf Club participates in the Be Our Guest at "8 of the Best" promotions which involves 8 clubs in Co. Wicklow. This enables you and 3 friends to play any one of the other 7 courses at their member guest rate. Through the promotion we are trying to encourage our own members to support each other's Clubs when they are playing casual golf away from their own Club.

The 7 other courses participating in the scheme are as follows:

  • Arklow
  • Blainroe
  • Charlesland
  • Delgany
  • Greystones
  • Wicklow
  • Woodenbridge

Subject to availability you will be able to book within 14 days of the required date but you must advise the Club that you wish to avail of teh "Be our Guest at 8 of the Best" promotion at the time of booking. You will also be required to present your GUI/ILGU Smartcare as proof of your membership. In general the promotion applies to weekday golf however some of the Clubs may at their discretion permit players to avail of same at weekends.

Annual Charges

Subscription Rate €1174
Social Levy            €125
Insurance               €25
GUI / ILGU Levy    €25 / €28
If you have a query regarding any of our options please contact our Head of Operations on Michael McCormack (01) 2763200 ext. 5 or e-mail info@braygolfclub.com with your enquiry.

 

Five-day Membership

Five-day Members are entitled to avail of all the facilities of the clubhouse and to play golf on the course on any day from Monday to Friday inclusive. Five-day Members are not however entitled to attend or vote at General Meetings of the Club.

Currently we are delighted to be able to offer you the opportunity to join this progressive Club as a Five-day Member without the payment of an entrance fee. We also have an instalment (Direct Debit) scheme available to Members to pay their annual charges over a period of 10 months.

Five-day Members of Bray Golf Club enjoy the following benefits of their membership :

  • Competitions: A Five-Day Member who has an official GUI handicap will be allowed to participate in competitions on weekdays. They are also entitled to participate in the Saturday Qualifying Round for the Captain’s Prize but they are not permitted to qualify for the Final Day.
  • Casual Golf: Five-day Members may play casual golf on Mondays, Tuesdays (limited availability), Thursdays and Fridays subject to timesheet availability.
  • Open Competitions: Five-day Members who have an official GUI handicap may enter Open Competitions in Bray Golf Club and invite guests to play with them. Five-day Members will pay the visitor entry fee.
  • Invitation Competitions: Five-day Members who have an official GUI handicap may enter Weekend Invitation Competitions but they will be required pay the visitor entry fee.
  • Member Guests: Five-day Members are entitled to invite guests to play casual golf with them on Mondays, Tuesdays (limited availability), Thursdays and Fridays at Member Guest Rates.
  • Buggy Hire: Five-day Members are entitled to avail of Member Rates in relation to the hire of buggies.
  • "Be Our Guest at 8 of the Best": Bray Golf Club participates in the Be Our Guest at 8 of the Best promotion which involves 8 Clubs in Co. Wicklow. This enables you and 3 friends to play any one of the other 7 courses at their Member Guest Rate. Through the promotion we are trying to encourage our own Members to support each other’s Clubs when they are playing casual golf away from their own Club.

The 7 other courses participating in the scheme are as follows:

  • Arklow
  • Blainroe
  • Charlesland
  • Delgany
  • Greystones
  • Wicklow
  • Woodenbridge

Subject to availability you will be able to book within 14 days of the required date but you must advise the Club that you wish to avail of the "Be our Guest at 8 of the Best !" promotion at the time of booking. You will also be required to present your GUI/ILGU Smartcard as proof of your membership. In general the promotion applies to weekday golf however some of the Clubs may at their discretion permit players to avail of same at weekends.

Annual Charges.

The annual subscription and charges for Five-day Members are as follows:

Subscription Rate  €883
Social Levy             €100
Insurance                €25
GUI / ILGU Levy      €25 / €28

If you have a query regarding any of our options please contact our Head of Operations on Michael McCormack (01) 2763200 ext. 5 or e-mail info@braygolfclub.com with your enquiry.

Premium Clubhouse Membership

Premium Clubhouse Membership is a category of membership designed to provide access to golf with a handicap at reduced cost, with restricted playing rights on the course. It is particularly suited to someone considering taking up golf, young entrants who may not be able to take up Full Membership at the moment or persons who because of job mobility are unable to commit to the area at present. Premium Clubhouse Members are entitled to use the Club and all its amenities but with restricted golfing rights. Premium Clubhouse Members will not be entitled to attend or vote at General Meetings of the Club.

We are delighted to be able to offer you the opportunity to join this progressive Club as a Premium Clubhouse Member and we have a range of payment options available to you including an installment (Direct Debit) scheme whereby annual charges can be paid over a period of 10 months.

Premium Clubhouse Members enjoy the following benefits of their membership:

  • Singles Competitions : Each Premium Clubhouse Member who has an official GUI handicap will be allowed to participate in 5 singles competitions during the main qualifying season. The competitions for which Premium Clubhouse Members will be eligible to play will be determined annually by the Men’s & Ladies Committees.
  • Green Fees : Premium Clubhouse Members will each receive 15 green fee vouchers to use for casual golf on Mondays, Tuesdays (limited availability), Thursdays and Fridays.
  • Open Competitions : Premium Clubhouse Members, who have an official GUI handicap, may enter Open Competitions in Bray Golf Club and invite guests to play with them. Premium Clubhouse Members will pay the visitor entry fee.
  • Invitation Competitions : Premium Clubhouse Members, who have an official GUI handicap, may enter Weekend and Bank Holiday Invitation Competitions but they are not entitled to invite guests. Premium Clubhouse Members will pay the visitor entry fee. For Men’s Invitation Competitions on Wednesdays Premium Clubhouse Members can only play after 12noon if they are invited by a Full or Five Day Member of Bray Golf Club. Again the Premium Clubhouse Members would be required to pay the visitor entry fee.
  • Member Guests : Premium Clubhouse Members are entitled to invite guests to play casual golf with them on Mondays, Tuesdays (limited availability), Thursdays and Fridays at Member Guest Rates.
  • Buggy Hire : Premium Clubhouse Members are entitled to avail of Member Rates in relation to the hire of buggies.
  • "Be Our Guest at 8 of the Best" : Bray Golf Club participates in the Be Our Guest at 8 of the Best promotion which involves 8 Clubs in Co. Wicklow. This enables you and 3 friends to play any one of the other 7 courses at their member guest rate. Through the promotion we are trying to encourage our own Members to support each other’s Clubs when they are playing casual golf away from their own Club.

The 7 other courses participating in the scheme are as follows:

  • Arklow
  • Blainroe
  • Charlesland
  • Delgany
  • Greystones
  • Wicklow
  • Woodenbridge

Subject to availability you will be able to book within 14 days of the required date but you must advise the Club that you wish to avail of the "Be our Guest at 8 of the Best !" promotion at the time of booking. You will also be required to present your GUI/ILGU Smartcard as proof of your membership. In general the promotion applies to weekday golf however some of the Clubs may at their discretion permit players to avail of same at weekends.

Annual Charges.

The annual subscription and charges for Premium Clubhouse Members are as follows :

Subscription Rate    €588
Social Levy               €100
Insurance                  €25
GUI / ILGU Levy       €25 / €28

If you have a query regarding any of our options please contact our Head of Operations on Michael McCormack (01) 2763200 ext. 5 or e-mail info@braygolfclub.com with your enquiry.

Clubhouse Membership

Clubhouse Members are entitled to use the Club and all its amenities but with restricted golfing rights as set out below. Clubhouse Members will not be entitled to attend or vote at General Meetings of the Club.

Clubhouse Members enjoy the following benefits of their membership :

  • Two complimentary rounds of golf (18 holes) annually.
  • Eight rounds of golf annually at the reduced rate of 50% of the green fee applying on the day per 18 holes when using your concessionary vouchers. These vouchers are not transferable. Green fees will be accepted on any day of the week except when a competition is in progress.
  • You may bring along a guest for the reduced green fee of 75% of the green fee applying on the day Monday to Friday.
  • Access to the Club’s excellent restaurant facilities throughout the week.
  • The Social Committee organises a varied programme of events throughout the year, details of which are posted in advance in the Clubhouse. You may attend all such functions.
  • You may avail of all other Clubhouse facilities including the Bar, Snooker Room and Professional Shop plus the option to hire our Meeting Rooms or to hold a function in the Clubs Function Area.
  • Access to the Club’s very impressive practice facilities including the practice range and the putting and chipping greens which are all adjacent to the Clubhouse. Baskets of practice balls are available from the external locker room at special rates for Members.
  • Inclusion in the Club’s Social Supplement Scheme which will enable you to purchase drink at a significantly reduced price. The current Social Supplement contribution for Clubhouse Members is €100. This amount can be topped up throughout the year. Each Clubhouse Member will be given a Members Card as part of the scheme and this card can be used in both the restaurant and the bars.
  • Use of the golf buggies at the reduced rate applying to other Members.
  • You are welcome to play in the mini-mixed 9-hole competitions normally played on Friday evenings during the main golfing season.

Annual Charges

The annual subscription and charges for Clubhouse Members are as follows :

Subscription Rate €250
Social Levy            €100
Insurance               €25

If you have a query regarding any of our options please contact our Head of Operations on Michael McCormack (01) 2763200 ext. 5 or e-mail info@braygolfclub.com with your enquiry.

Junior Membership

Bray Golf Club are delighted to junior members, to Bray Golf Club. As a junior member you are entitled to use the club and all its amenities.  

Junior Members: Junior Members are young persons between the ages of 10 and 18 years who are still attending full time primary or second level education. However, Junior Members whose second level education extends past 18 years of age will be permitted to continue as Junior Members until they complete their studies at second level. The number of Junior Members shall not at any time exceed 150.

 Notwithstanding any other provision of these rules the membership of a Junior member shall be automatically renewed on an annual basis subject to the approval of the Management Committee.

The annual subscription for a Junior Member shall be one eighth of the corresponding amount for an Ordinary Member or €184.00.           

If you have a query regarding any of our options please contact our Head of Operations on Michael McCormack (01) 2763200 ext. 5 or e-mail info@braygolfclub.com with your enquiry. alternatively you can download an application form by clicking on the link below.

 

Our Head of Operations Michael McCormack would be delighted to have the opportunity to discuss our membership options with you or to answer any questions that you may have about the respective categories of membership and the benefits available as a Member of Bray Golf Club. Should you wish to contact Michael please phone (01) 2763200 ext. 5. Alternatively e-mail Bray Golf Club with your enquiry.