TYPE: Private Members Club
GOLF COURSE ARCHITECT: David McLay Kidd
OWNER/DEVELOPER: Charles Schwab & George Roberts
• Forbes Magazine listed Nanea in the top 5 most expensive
ddprivate clubs in the U.S.
• 2007 Golf Magazine ranked Nanea #44 in U.S.
• Golf Digest ranked Nanea as one of the top 11 most exclusive
dd courses in the world
• Construction began September 11, 2001.
• Developers wanted a difficult course to walk and play and weren’t looking to dd dd appease the once a year resort guests.
• Extremely private course made up of mostly close associates and friends of dd dd Schwab and Roberts with close ties to San Francisco Golf Club.
• Considered best course in Hawaii by those fortunate to play it.
• Lots of visible blowout sand bunkers.