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D E ST I N AT I O N G U I D E > CLOCKWISE FROM LEFT: Beauty and brawn– Renaissance is one of NE’s toughest tracks; style savvy at the Golf Shop; play 18 indoors with the Clubhouse’s golf simulator; billiards with panache. RENAISSANCE ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// LIVE THE OVERLOOK A members-only club, Renaissance is an exclusive retreat 40 minutes from Boston. And the opportunity to own a home here is even more limited, capped at just 63 home sites on 65 acres. Set in New England’s rolling hills, The Overlook is perched high atop the golf course and minutes from beaches and 108 ISSUE ONE | ASPIRE ski resorts in either direction. Members and guests also have the option to stay in the Clubhouses’s elegant Clubrooms. EAT The stately American Shingle-style Clubhouse gets intimate quickly inside the Grille Room, which caters to members’ needs—from discerning kids to international tastes. But its focus is fresh; many of the ingredients are even sourced from the club’s own onsite vegetable garden. Hungry mid-round? The Halfway House has the answer. When it’s too sunny to go indoors, opt for the poolside gourmet food wagon for more casual eating. PLAY The classic 18-hole course is Brian Silva-designed. PGA professionals and personalized instruction ensure improving your game always stays fun. GOLF SWIM Water features and a 2,900-square-foot, kid-friendly, zeroentry pool, surrounded by private storage cabanas and comfy chaise lounge chairs turn the pool area into a resort unto its own. Kids will enjoy the splash pad play area, while parents will appreciate the poolside changing rooms and heated whirlpool. Feel like a pro on the DecoTurf side-by-side courts. If you’re not playing like one, the Roberts Tennis Academy is here to help. TENNIS Members here become part of a community. From Mother’s Day brunches to holiday feasts, a full calendar of activities guarantees that every day at Renaissance is a celebration of life. ENGAGE ///////////////////// East Coast golf aficionados need to look no further than Renaissance, a private golf club gracing Massachusetts’ Merrimack Valley. Though emphasis is on the game, the amenities make it a place to call home. / / DID YOU KNOW Renaissance stages incredible weddings. From intimate affairs to extravagant events, the club offers customized packages for every couple’s dream day. Kids will love Camp Renaissance, five summer weeks full of activity including sports, nature activities, and even gardening. The Overlook homes sit on the former site of Thunder Hill Ski Area—a natural setting with panoramic views. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON RENAISSANCE, MEMBERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES, WEDDINGS, AND REAL ESTATE, VISIT RENAISSANCEMA .COM. ASPIRE | ISSUE ONE 109