Madison’s Premier Lakeside Country Club

“..a vacation without the flight!”

Located on the north shore of Lake Mendota, Bishops Bay is the place to be. With some of the most stunningly beautiful vistas in Wisconsin. Our unique property offers:

  • Golf course second to none
  • Beautiful pool & tennis facility
  • Casual poolside grill
  • Top-notch, full service restaurant

We also offer lake access. You are always welcome to visit us by boat which you can dock at our 18 boat pier.

Many of our members have commented that being a member is almost like being at a resort!

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Best Golf Course in the Area

An 18-hole championship designed golf course with state of the art golf practice facility
with 2 putting greens, 2 chipping and bunker practice greens and a 350 yard practice range with numerous target greens.

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Tour the Course
  • Hole 18 Green with Capitol

  • Fountain between 1 and 18

  • Hole 18 Greenside Bunker

  • Hole 4 Green

  • Pond between Holes 1 and 18

  • View from hole 14

  • Holes 16 and 17

Your One-Stop Family Recreation Destination


  • State-of-the-art hydro-grid clay courts
  • 4 courts for usage
  • Tennis instruction for kids and adults


  • 6000 sq.ft. pool + relaxing heated pool
  • Special zero-depth section for beach-type entry.
  • Sodas and fresh food available from poolside Sunset Grill

Docking Pier

  • 200 foot pier
  • 800 feet of frontage on beautiful Lake Mendota!
  • 18 slips for members’ boats
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