Covid19 Sunkengardens

Sunken Gardens Golf Course
COVID-19 Procedures & Rules

Please help us keep golf in Sunnyvale safe and open!  Failure to abide by these procedures could result in your removal from the golf course, or our closure!


Tee Times and Check-In

  • Please arrive no earlier than 30 minutes before your tee time.  Access inside the gate will be restricted to that time frame.
  • Wash and sanitize your hands before and during your visit to the golf course.  Sanitizer is available at the entrance to the golf shop.
  • Golf shop access will be limited to one person at a time. 
  • NO CASH will be accepted, credit card only.  
  • Tee times will be limited to FOUR PLAYERS per tee time, walking only, to minimize the chance of interaction between players. 
  • Book tee times on our website. Players without tee times may be turned away and phone response may be limited due to the added time needed for check-in procedures.
  • Golf carts are restricted to one person and one bag per cart with exception for members of the same household.
  • Pull carts will be available for rent and sanitized after each use. 
  • Rental clubs are NOT available.
  • Do not go to the first tee until called.  Do not congregate on the tee, or the putting green.  Adhere to 6 foot social distancing guidelines. 
  • Cups on the putting green will be turned upside down so the ball does not go in the hole. 
  • The gates will close & lock promptly at sunset.

On-Course Play

  • Play with groups of 4 players only will be permitted.  Please adhere to 6 foot social distancing guidelines.  Do not congretate in groups before, during or after your round.  No tournament, group or club play is allowed at this time.  
  • Warn others of your presence when passing by on greens, tees and fairways.
  • Course setup will be minimal with limited staff.
  • Bunker rakes, ball washers, and foot cleaners will be removed.  If in a bunker, please use your foot or club to smooth the area you use.
  • Holes will be filled to allow for easy ball retreival.  Please do not touch the flag stick.
  • No on-course water or trash receptacles will be available.  Please bring your own water and remove your trash when leaving.
  • After your round, please leave the course promptly.

Practice Facility

  • Access to the practice facility will be limited and monitored by staff, with a 30 min max time allotment for each person.
  • Approximately 9 stalls will be available for use.  One person per stall.
  • Range balls and baskets will be sanitized after each use.