The Boston area has wide array of both private and public golf courses and clubs. Any golf fan in the city knows that there are about as many places to buy golfing equipment as there are places to play a round. Here are the best destinations for buying golf clothing in Boston.
38 Bromfield St
Boston, MA 02108
Hours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Sat – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Many golfers are familiar with the indoor driving range and golf instruction offered by CityGolf Boston, but did you know they offer everything from custom club fitting to golf apparel, too? Since CityGolf Boston is primarily a training and practice facility its selection of golf apparel isn’t the widest you’ll find in Boston, but it is certainly top quality. The staff of CityGolf Boston is knowledgeable and it will set you up with the right equipment and golf clothing you need perfect for any golfer.
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South End Athletic Company
652 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02118
Hours: Mon to Thurs – 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fri – 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sun – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
South End Athletic Company carries all the name brand sports apparel you could ask for, including Nike, Saxony, and Vibram, but also has a wide selection of its own SEAC brand items. The store carries shoes and apparel for all sports, including a fashion forward athletic brand of golf shoes. If you go for an athletic casual golfing look, you’ll find tons to love in this local sports apparel shop.
Wicked Sharp Ski and Sports Shop
1898 Centre St
West Roxbury, MA 02312
Hours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sat – 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sun – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Wicked Sharp Ski and Sports Shop has been dedicated to great customer service, affordable winter sport and golf apparel, and selling and caring for sports equipment for more than 25 years. This shop may be small, but it has absolutely everything you need for a round of golf. It’s focus is on quality at affordable prices. If you are in need of sports equipment at great prices, it is one of the few Boston sports shops that sells gently used sports equipment.
Bellevue Golf Club Pro Shop
320 Porter St
Melrose, MA 02176
Hours: Changes seasonally
The Bellevue Golf Club Pro Shop, located just a few miles outside of Boston at The Bellevue Golf Club, is a full service retail shop where you can get everything from golf apparel to golfing shoes, golf balls to hats. This shop offers brands like Footjoy, Titleist, Ping and Zero Restriction, among others. Despite being a member-owned club the pro shop prides itself on offering competitive prices on top quality golf apparel.
Fresh Pond Golf Course
691 Huron Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
Hours: Daily – 5:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Fresh Pond Golf Course is a nine-hole public course located in Cambridge’s Historic Fresh Pond Reservation. Their golf shop may be small, but don’t let that fool you into thinking it doesn’t have a nice selection of golf equipment and apparel from trusted brands like Callaway, Hogan, Taylormade and Cleveland.
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