shinnecock is a private club. all guests must be signed in by an accompanying member, at the front desk before play. no guests will be permitted to tee off without a green fee ticket.
guests may not pay cash for any charges in the clubhouse; they must sign the host member’s name. gratuities may not be paid to any employee of the club, other than the caddie master and locker room attendant. caddies should be paid directly.
cellular telephones and other communication devices are not to be used or displayed in the clubhouse or on club grounds (exception: inside cars in the parking lot and in the telephone room in the clubhouse).
appropriate golf attire is required in the clubhouse, on the practice area and on the golf course. unacceptable clothing includes t-shirts, tank tops, sports jerseys, jeans, cut-offs, sweat suits, jogging and other short shorts. flip-flops and sandals are not permitted. all shirts should remain tucked in. hats should be worn with the bill forward and removed when entering the clubhouse. only soft spikes are allowed in the clubhouse and on the golf course.
thank you in advance for conscientiously following our rules and the basics of golf etiquette, and for treating all members of our staff with the utmost respect.