Lessons & Rates

Silverado Resort
Golf Lessons

Whether you’re looking for tips, lessons, or insights from a pro, we’ve got you covered. Our LPGA and PGA teaching professionals have an impressive record of helping men and women improve their game.


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    Lesson Types

    Private Lesson
    50-minute Private Lesson
    Director of Instruction and Head Golf Professional
    Standard Rate: $125
    Member Rate: $90
    Flight Scope: Additional $25

    Junior Private Lesson
    50-minute Junior Private Lesson
    Director of Instruction and Head Golf Professional
    Rate: $75

    One-hour Group Lesson
    All instructors
    Pricing is based on the Private Lesson rate, plus $25 per additional student.
    For example, a four-person group with the Director of Instruction would cost $200, or $50 per person. ($125 + (3 x $25) = $200)...$200 / 4 = $50 per person).

    Two-hour Playing Lesson
    Director of Instruction and Head Golf Professional
    Standard Rate: $250
    Member Rate: $180

    Call the Golf Shop to book your lesson

    (707) 257-5460

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    Golf Course Rates



    North Course

    South Course

    Jan 1 – Mar 13



    Mar 14 - Nov 15



    Nov 16 – Dec 31



    * Please note that the above pricing is for consecutive tee times.  Shotgun start prices will vary.

Meet The Instructors

  • Dolce Silverado Golf Matt Ditto

    Tom Sims, PGA

    Head Golf Professional

    Tom joined Silverado Resort and Spa on March 9, 2015, as Head Golf Professional. There is nothing he hasn’t done in the golf industry: A Class-A PGA Golf Professional for over 25 years, Tom has worked as a General Manager, Director of Golf, Head Professional, and Director of Instruction over the course of his career. He also served as West Coast Director of Instruction for Bird Golf Academies between 1999 and 2015, and is comfortable tutoring golfers of all skill levels.

  • Profile Picture of Golf instructor Matt Dito

    Matt Dito, PGA

    Teaching Professional

    Originally from Petaluma, California, Matt has been a Class-A Member of the PGA of America since 2005. He’s taught golf since 1998, and has studied the teachings of well-known golf instructors Eddie Merrins, Dave Pelz, and Stan Utley. Utilizing that knowledge, Matt has created his own distinct brand of instruction, one that emphasizes fundamentals and engages the student to determine their specific needs and how best to fulfill them. Matt enjoys working with students of all ages and ability levels, and loves helping junior golfers develop their swings and a passion for the game. When he isn’t teaching, Matt competes professionally with the Northern California Professional Golfers’ Association (NCPGA).