Conditions & Application

FEES AND RENTALS

(from January 1, 2016)

Verdegolf Country Club (Club) is an association dedicated to providing its members with a set of services connected to the practice of Golf, as well as promoting and organizing cultural, social, recreational and sporting events.

In order to make these possibilities available, Verdegolf Country Club hires a set of services to Verdegolf – Campos de Golf dos Açores SA, the company which holds and manages Batalha and Furnas’ Golf Courses.

According to the Membership Form/Change in Membership Category, Verdegolf Country Club establishes the amount of the fees and equipment rentals to be paid by each member.

All payments must be made through the Direct Debit System “SDD”, being that the first part of 25% is paid in February, 25% in May, 25% is paid in August and the remaining 25% in November. In alternative you can make one single payment by cheque in the beginning of each year.

The established values for fees and rentals in 2016 are as follows:

 

SIGN UP FEE

All new members pay one single time the value of the sign up fee as member of Verdegolf Country Club.

Sign Up Fee 1.250€

Note: Sign-up fee not charged in 2016 by board deliberation.

 

ANNUAL FEE MEMBERSHIP

OPTION 1

Green Fee Membership – Annual Fee 878,50€
Spouse Annual Green Fee Membership 568,00€

Includes:
• The annual fee paid by the member gives him the right to use the golf courses (Batalha and Furnas) without any additional cost for the period of one year;
• Unlimited use of a hand trolley;
• Unlimited use of the practice facilities;
• Discount on green fees for guests (up to three guests per visit);
• Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants and bars of the Clubhouses in Batalha and Furnas with a 15% discount;

 

ANNUAL FEE MEMBERSHIP ( Furnas)

OPTION 2

Green Fee Membership – Annual Fee 478,00€
Spouse Annual Green Fee Membership 343,00€

Includes:
• The annual fee paid by the member gives him the right to use the Furnas golf course without any additional cost for the period of one year;
• Unlimited use of a hand trolley;
• Unlimited use of the practice facilities;
• Discount on green fees for guests (up to three guests per visit);
• Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants and bars of the Clubhouses in Batalha and Furnas with a 15% discount;
• Discount on green fees at Batalha golfe course (as a Green Fee membership);

 

GREEN FEE MEMBERSHIP

OPTION 1

Green Fee Membership 335,80€
Spouse Green Fee Membership 230,50€

Includes:
• Exclusive reduced Green Fees prices;
• Reduced Green Fees prices of 50% for spouses;
• Unlimited use of a hand trolley;
• Unlimited use of the practice facilities;
• Discount on green fees for guests (up to three guests per visit);
• Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants and bars of the Clubhouses in Batalha and Furnas with a 15% discount;

 

GREEN FEE MEMBERSHIP ( Furnas)

OPTION 2

Green Fee Membership 208,00€
Spouse Green Fee Membership 145,00€

Includes:
• Exclusive reduced Green Fees prices;
• Reduced Green Fees prices of 50% for spouses;
• Unlimited use of a hand trolley;
• Unlimited use of the practice facilities;
• Discount on green fees for guests (up to three guests per visit);
• Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants and bars of the Clubhouses in Batalha and Furnas with a 15% discount;
• Discount on green fees at Batalha golfe course.

 

ANNUAL FEE FOR SOCIAL MEMBER

Social Membership 136,00€

Includes:
• Exclusive Green Fees for social members;
• Discount on green fees for guests (up to three guests per visit);
• Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants and bars of the Clubhouses with a 15% discount;

 

ANNUAL FEE FOR NON-RESIDENT MEMBER

Green Fee Membership – Annual Fee 311,50€
Spouse Annual Green Fee Membership 149,50€

To enjoy the non-resident membership fee, the member must:
• Present proof of his residency outside the Azores;
• To reside outside the Azores for more than six months.

Includes:
• Exclusive Green Fees for social members;
• Discount on green fees for guests (up to three guests per visit);
• Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants and bars of the Clubhouses with a 15% discount;

 

STUDENT MEMBER (Until 30 years of age)

College Student Member 149,50€

Conditions:

• Presentation of enrollment proof and payment of student fees;
• Non working student. 

Includes:
• Unlimited Green fees;
• Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants and bars of the Clubhouses with a 15% discount;
• Unlimited use of the practice facilities;
• Use of trolleys for 5€ per day/ person;
• Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants
and bars of the Clubhouses with a 15% discount;

 

SIGN UP FEE AND MONTHLY FEES FOR JUNIORS

Sign Up Fee for Benjamins up to Under-14 Not charged
Sign Up Fee for Under-16 up to Under-21 Not charged
Benjamins 8,10€
Under-12 9,90€
Under-14 12,15€
Under-16 12,15€
Under-18 14,40€
Under-21 16,65€

Includes:
• The monthly fee paid by the junior gives him the right to use the golf courses without any additional cost during that period and it includes;
• Golf Lessons according to category and the rules established in the Golf Academy;
• Unlimited use of a hand trolley; • Acquisition of products and services on the shops, restaurants and bars of the Clubhouses with a 15% discount;

 

ANNUAL RENTALS FOR ALL MEMBERS

Buggy Annual Rental 675,00€
Buggy Annual Rental Senior 600,00€
Locker Annual Rental (per Golf Course) 40,00€

• These rentals are defined according to the company in charge of the courses internal policy;

• The annual rentals can only be made by one person only;

• According to the company in charge of the courses internal policy, the buggy must be shared by two people.

 The option of “Annual Buggy Senior” is only eligible for those who have reached the age of 65 years old.

All the values of fees and rentals may be periodically reviewed.

 

PRICE LIST FOR SERVICES AND RENTALS

All Verdegolf Country Club members have special price lists for golf services and equipment rentals as follows:

 

PRICES FOR ANNUAL GREEN FEE MEMBERS
Prices includes VAT according to the legal tax in force

Green Fee 18 Holes (included in the member sign-up) 0,00€
Green Fee 9 Holes ( included in the member sign-up) 0,00€
Buggy Rental for 18 holes 26,00€
Buggy Rental for 9 holes 20,00€
Trolley ( included in the member sign-up) 0,00€
Balls for driving range (included in the member sign-up) 0,00€
Green Fee per member guest (18 holes) 30,00€
Green Fee per member guest (9 holes) 20,00€


PRICES FOR ANNUAL GREEN FEE FURNAS MEMBERS

Prices includes VAT according to the legal tax in force

Green Fee 18 Holes (included in the member sign-up) 0,00€
Green Fee 9 Holes ( included in the member sign-up ) 0,00€
Green Fee 18 Holes at Batalha 15,00€
Green Fee 9 Holes at Batalha 10,00€
Buggy Rental for 18 holes 26,00€
Buggy Rental for 9 holes 20,00€
Trolley ( included in the member sign-up) 0,00€
Balls for driving range (included in the member sign-up) 0,00€
Green Fee per member guest (18 holes) 30,00€
Green Fee per member guest (9 holes) 20,00€


PRICES FOR GREEN FEE MEMBERSHIP
Prices include VAT according to the legal tax in force

Green Fee 18 Holes 15,00€
Green Fee 9 Holes 10,00€
Green Fee 9 or 18 Holes 10,00€
Green Fee 18 Holes Spouse Green Fee membership 7,50€
Green Fee 9 Holes Spouse Green Fee membership 5,00€
Buggy Rental per person / 18 Holes 26,00€
Buggy Rental per person / 9 Holes 20,00€
Trolley per person / 18 Holes 5,00€
Balls for driving range 0,00€
Green Fee per Member guest (18 Holes) 30,00€
Green Fee per Member guest (9 Holes) 20,00€


PREÇOS PARA SÓCIO GREEN FEE - FURNAS
Preços incluem IVA à taxa legal em vigor

Green Fee 18 Buracos 10,00€
Green Fee 18 Buracos – Sócio Cônjuge Green Fee Furnas 5,00€
Green Fee 18 Buracos - Batalha 20,00€
Green Fee 9 Buracos - Batalha 15,00€
Aluguer do Buggy por pessoa / por 18 buracos 26,00€
Aluguer do Buggy por pessoa / por 9 buracos 20,00€
Trolley por pessoa / por 18 buracos 5,00€
Bolas para driving range 0,00€
Green Fee por convidado de Sócios (18 buracos) 30,00€
Green Fee por convidado de Sócios (9 buracos) 20,00€


PRICES FOR SOCIAL MEMBER
Prices include VAT according to the legal tax in force

Green Fee 18 Holes 30,00€
Green Fee 9 Holes 20,00€
Buggy Rental per person / 18 Holes 26,00€
Buggy Rental per person / 9 Holes 20,00€
Trolley per person / 18 Holes 5,00€
Balls for driving range (50 ball) 5,00€
Green Fee per Member guest (18 Holes) 30,00€
Green Fee per Member guest (9 Holes) 20,00€


PRICES FOR OVERSEAS MEMBER
Prices include VAT according to the legal tax in force

Green Fee 18 Holes 15,00€
Green Fee 9 Holes 10,00€
Buggy Rental per person / 18 Holes 26,00€
Buggy Rental per person / 9 Holes 20,00€
Trolley per person / 18 Holes 5,00€
Balls for driving range (50 ball) 0,00€
Green Fee per Member guest (18 Holes) 30,00€
Green Fee per Member guest (9 Holes) 20,00€

Note: All fee and rental prices can be reviewed along the year.

The guest player must present his identification at the Pro-Shops.

 

NEW MEMBER SIGN UP

Procedures for a New Member Sign Up

A. Any person who wishes to become a member of Verdegolf Country Club must present a Membership form fully filled out, indicating which Member category he/she wishes to fit in.

B. The Membership Form and the direct debit authorization are available at the Batalha Clubhouse and online (see Azoresgolfislands website).

C. All the filled out forms must be delivered at the Batalha Golf Course Reception/Front Desk at the care of the VerdeGolf Country Club’s Treasure Responsible, with the signatures of the two proposing Members.

D. It is Verdegolf Country Club’s Board competence to establish the deadlines for analysis and eventual acceptance of the memberships’ applications.

E. In no case the determinant criteria for acceptance or rejection of a membership application, determined by VGCC’s Board, may discriminate any person or persons because of their race, marital status/family status, sex, religion, creed, ancestry, age, handicap, nationality or any other of discretionary attribution with subjective character.

 

 

Application acceptance

A. After the approval of the individual membership application, the Club must send a Welcoming Letter or E-Mail if so, where it provides the new member with his Identification Number, VerdeGolf Country Club’s Statutes and the respective invoice/receipt.

B. The Golf Manager of VerdeGolf Country Club or someone that he/she indicates, will show the new member the Clubhouses and respective facilities and services.

 

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