Acquiring A Full Shoals Club Membership

The Shoals Club offers three distinct dining options, two pools, creative programming for families, and direct beach access.   Being a Shoals Club member delivers a new level of shore side experiences.

Only a limited number of full memberships are available for the Shoals Club. For more information about obtaining a full membership, stop by the Shoals Club office located at the Shoals Club, 100 Station House Way, or contact Connie Moore, Membership Director, 910-457-4474, to obtain a membership application.

Acquiring An Annual Membership/ Extended Family Privileges

One of the many perks of being a Shoals Club member is the eligibility to purchase an Annual Membership, giving your extended family full access to the club when you are not present. This type of membership has a small annual fee per extended family unit. Email your completed Extended  Family Annual Membership form along with a photo (no hats or sunglasses please) to  Please give 5 days for processing.

Extended family members shall include the parents, children who are over twenty-three years old, grandparents, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of the member and spouse and the spouse of such family members.


For more information about obtaining an Annual Membership contact the office 910-454-4888.

Acquiring A Temporary Shoals Club Membership

2022 Temporary Member Guide

We have restructured the Temporary Member pricing from a per bedroom rate to a per person rate. Please see the 2022 rates here. Every Temporary Member coming through the club gate, 6 years and up using Club amenities, will need to be a registered Temporary Member.  Temporary Members will not be able to bring guests.

Shoals Club temporary members have full access to the Club's amenities. When vacationing on Bald Head Island, the Shoals Club is the complete package for an exceptional island experience. The home you are renting must have a Full Time Shoals Club membership AND be registered in the Annual Rental Program in order for guests to purchase a guest membership. Click the link 2022 Temporary Membership forms to fill out a temporary membership form, at least 5 days prior to arrival, in order to avoid the $100 administrative late fee.
No refunds, full or partial, will be issued for temporary memberships.

New Annual Member Renter Registration 
For members who rent their homes, the Board has approved an Annual Renter Registration Fee.

Members who plan to rent their homes in 2022 who wish to make the Shoals Club Temporary Membership available to their renters, will need to be actively enrolled in the program by completing the Annual Registration form on the Member website, and no later than December 15, 2021.

This Annual Rental registration form must be completed before member’s home renters can register for Temporary Memberships for the 2022 season. After we receive the Annual Registration form, the Club will enroll you in the program, and your renters will then be able to reserve their Temporary Memberships for 2022. 


I am a Shoals Club full member, how do I arrange temporary membership for my guest?

The Shoals Club tries our best to make registering guests simple!

Completed membership forms and payment must be received at least 5 days in advance of your guest's arrival, in order to avoid a $100 administrative late fee.

NEW FOR 2022
For the upcoming 2022 season, Shoals Club members must be registered in the Annual Rental Program in order to allow your renters to purchase the 2022 Temporary Membership.  In order to register, please fill out the Annual Rental Registration Agreement, found on the member website.

Please direct your guests to the 2022 Temporary Membership form to register for a Temporary Membership at the Shoals Club.


I am renting from a Shoals Club full member, how do I arrange a temporary membership for my family?

NEW FOR 2022
As a guest of a full member, please complete the Shoals Club 2022 Temporary Membership Registration Form no later than 5 business days prior to your arrival date, in order to avoid a $100 administrative late fee. 

I am not renting a home from a Shoals Club full member; can I still purchase a temporary membership?

A Shoals Club temporary membership is a privilege to guests or renters of a full member. You must be staying in a Shoals Club full member's home who has registered for the Annual Rental program to be eligible to purchase a temporary membership. If you are unsure, contact the Shoals Club office 910-454-4888.