Skip to main content
Des Moines Golf and Country Club
Des Moines Golf and Country Club is a private social club for the social and recreational benefit of its members.
Use of the club is limited to members and their guests.

The Clubhouse is open Tuesday-Sunday year-round.
It is closed New Year’s Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and the day after Labor Day.
1600 Jordan Creek Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50266


515-440-7500 - Club House
515-440-7575 - Golf Pro Shop
515-440-7540 - Golf Course Maintenance
515-440-7505 - Facsimile

General Manager
Matt Ruehling

Director of Golf
Scott Howe

Director of Tennis
Jeff Benson

Director of Aquatics
Adam Schulte

Director of Events
Samantha Sloan


Banquet Dining
The Club has banquet space for up to 350 people. There are five separate areas where banquets may be held depending on the day and time. Jeans, ball caps and visors are not permitted in the banquet space.

Casual Dining
The Iowa Grille and Casual Bar are the areas for casual dining. Jeans are acceptable attire in these areas. Ball caps, visors and swimwear are not acceptable.

Formal Dining
The Candlelight Dining Room is the club’s formal dining area. Gentlemen are required to wear a jacket or suit, and ladies should be in a suit or dress and shoes instead of sandals.

Golf Courses
Shirts and blouses with collars. Collarless shirts, blouses, sweatshirts and T-shirts should be dressy and conform to the styles offered in our Pro Shops or in other fine clothing stores. Slacks, Bermuda or mid-thigh length shorts are all acceptable attire on the golf courses. Soft spikes are required.
Jeans, tennis shorts, frayed, ragged, tattered or sloppy clothing of any kind. Cut-offs, bib overalls and coveralls. Gym shoes and jams-style clothing halter tops, tube tops, muscle shirts. Clothing with inappropriate lettering or designs, including lewd sayings, etc, are all considered inappropriate attire on the golf courses.

Tennis Players
Are requested to wear appropriate tennis apparel when using the courts, as a courtesy to other players. Tennis shoes, suitable to the surface of the courts, are to be worn at all time.

The club offers optional valet parking services. Those who prefer to park their cars may certainly do so. However, there are attendants on duty during luncheon services (except on Saturday) and after 5PM to park cars. A gratuity is in order for this service payable to the attendant when cars are returned.

Persons who take, develop, create or print certain photographs, paintings, artwork or drawings of the Des Moines Golf and Country Club’s property are prohibited from selling or reproducing said images unless they have written approval from the Club’s Board of Directors.

It’s against the state law for any member or guest to bring liquor or beer onto the clubs grounds. No Food, liquor or soft drinks shall be allowed on the club’s property unless purchased on the premise.