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Suncoast Golf Trail 
Frequently Asked Questions 

Q: What’s the best way to find out the rates and benefits of the Suncoast Golf Trail Card?

A: The best way to find out current course rates and card benefits of the Suncoast Golf Trail Card is to visit our website at Additionally, as they are announced, new rates and benefits will be emailed to the email address you submitted during sign up. 

Q: How do I book tee times using the Suncoast Golf Trail Card?

A: If you wish to check availability for play at a Suncoast Exclusive Golf Course and set up a tee time, please contact the club you wish to play directly. Our Exclusive Golf Course List and contact information for individual clubs can be found on our website When contacting the club, identify yourself as a Suncoast Golf Trail Card Member to take advantage of the current advertised discount. On the day of play, present your current Suncoast Golf Trail Card at the golf course at check-in before teeing off.

Q: I purchased my Suncoast Trail Card online and the card has not arrived yet, can I still use the benefits?

A: We apologize for the wait and inconvenience, your personalized card is being processed and created upon purchase. Cards can take up to 2 weeks to be delivered. However, benefits and discounts can be utilized immediately upon joining the Suncoast Golf Trail by presenting the receipt from the online store after purchase of the Suncoast Golf Trail Card. See the FAQ above for information on how to book a tee time using your exclusive Suncoast discounts. 

Q: Can I bring guests with me when I make a tee time?

A: Most of the courses on the Trail will allow you to bring a guest but only the Suncoast Golf Trail Card holder will receive the membership discounted published rate. Check with the individual club for their public rate for your guest. 

Q: Is there a dress code when you visit a Suncoast Exclusive Golf Course?

A: Golf attire is required at all facilities. Golf attire is defined as no denim, flip flops, or sandals, and collared shirt for men. Also, cell phone usage may be limited in club houses. 

Q: When is the Suncoast Golf Trail Card valid until?

A: The Suncoast Golf Trail Card is valid for an entire calendar year, from January 1st to December 31st regardless of the exact purchase date within the year. 

Q: I have seen discounted merchandise on your website, how do I place an order?

A: Visit our website,, where you can view and purchase golf merchandise at highly discounted rates. 

Q: Do you offer local pickup for discounted merchandise purchased online?

A: At this time, merchandise purchased online must be shipped directly to the location on your account that was submitted during sign up. We are working to establish a local pickup location in the future as an alternative option, check our website for any updates as they become available. 
Q: I would like to bring my child with me to play golf, will they allow him/her to golf with me without a separate card?

A: While the Suncoast Golf Trail doesn't have anything set up specifically for junior golfers and every club has different policies regarding minors, most clubs will likely have a discounted child rate. We recommend when you call to book a tee time, ask the club their policy so you know prior to checking in at the golf course on the day of play.

Q: Can I have multiple people on one membership?

A: Each individual requires a separate Suncoast Golf Trail Membership. If you are interested in purchasing memberships for multiple individuals, select the number of cards required corresponding to the individuals. Only one person per membership card is permitted.

Q: I can’t find my membership card, can I request a replacement?

A: Yes, if you have lost or misplaced your membership card, please contact our office to request a replacement card. We may be reached during normal business hours by calling 941-786-0680 or via email to Please provide your first and last name, mailing address, phone number, and membership ID (if possible). All members are entitled to one free replacement membership card within the calendar year. Any additional replacement cards after the initial free replacement will be mailed upon request at full retail pricing.

Q: Can I bring my own cooler for beverages when I play golf?

A: Typically, golf course facilities do not allow any outside personal coolers or any type of food or beverage storage device(s). For more details, please contact the individual golf course directly.