Platinum Clubs of the World 2018-2019

Platinum Clubs of the World 2018-2019

Five Star Clubs of Excellence


2018 – 2019 Results are in and Medinah Country Club is honored to be recognized with a ranking of 36th in the World!

Platinum Club status is the pinnacle of recognition for private clubs around the world. Acknowledgement as a Platinum Club is the most revered in the private club industry.
The results for the Platinum Clubs® of the World 2018-19 election, conducted by Club Leaders Forum every two years, are official. Platinum Clubs excel in best practices and represent the standard of Excellence for the finest private Golf & Country Clubs and City Clubs around the globe. The Top 100 Golf & Country Clubs and Top 100 City Clubs are elected by an international Panel of experts, historians and connoisseurs in a confidential ballot and that is certified as true and correct.

The Top 100 Golf & Country Clubs proudly represent 30 countries, a true testament to the international diversity of the elected clubs.

The Six Selection Criteria for Platinum Clubs of the World
1. Universal Recognition
2. Excellence In Amenities And Facilities
3. Professional Service Levels And Overall Experience
4. Quality Of Membership
5. Governance And Management
6. Adapting To Changing Times