Awards & Accolades

Distinguished Emerald Club

Since 2012 The Arizona Country Club has been honored with one of the most prestigious awards a private club can be bestowed, to be recognized as a Distinguished Club of the World! 

Recognition at its Finest
Boardroom magazine developed the Distinguished Clubs award program to help vitalize and preserve the institution of private clubs by fostering a ceaseless drive to ever improve theMember Experience provided by private clubs throughout the world. Distinguished Gold Club status will be awarded to the top 10 percent of clubs, and the top 5 percent will be awarded Distinguished Emerald Club status.

To be a Distinguished Gold Club is to be one of a highly select group of private clubs that have been recognized as providing an absolutely excellent Member Experience, and to be a Distinguished Emerald Club, the club must provide a Member Experience at a level attained by only the finest clubs in the world.

2017, 2018, 2019, 2020: Distinguished Club Elite of the World - BoardRoom Magazine

2015, 2016: Distinguished Emerald Club of the World - BoardRoom Magazine

2012, 2013, 2014:  Distinguished Gold Club of the World - BoardRoom Magazine

2010, 2011, 2012, 2013:  Best Family Club - Avid Golfer Magazine

2010, 2011, 2012, 2013:  Best Walking Course - Avid Golfer Magazine

2012:  Best Place To Be A Kid - Avid Golfer Magazine

2011, 2012:  Best Playing Membership & Staff - Avid Golfer Magazine

2011:  Best Private Club - Avid Golfer Magazine

2011:  Best Clubhouse Renovation - Avid Golfer Magazine

2010:  Best Country Club - Phoenix New Times "Best of Phoenix Readers Poll"

2007:  Clubhouse of the Year - Golf Inc. Magazine

1955-1973:  Phoenix Open - PGA TOUR

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