GolfNow Membership and Rewards FAQs


What is the GolfNow Membership?

Everyone who creates a GolfNow account is automatically a GolfNow member, and being a member comes with a number of benefits. Your free membership allows you to earn GolfNow Rewards points, receive special tee time recommendations and offers via email, save your credit card information for quick tee time reservations and more.

Additionally, GolfNow members can upgrade to the GolfNow VIP membership, which has benefits including: booking tee times without convenience fees; earning 25% more GolfNow Rewards points; cancellation protection thanks to Worry-Free Tee Times; 50% off a one-year Golf Channel AM Tour membership; an extra 20% value on all equipment you trade in at Global Golf; exclusive VIPerks offers and many more benefits just for VIPs.


Who can participate?

Any golfer who books their round on GolfNow.com or with GolfNow's mobile app while logged into a GolfNow account is eligible to earn rewards through GolfNow Rewards presented by TaylorMade. Booking through affiliate partners will not be eligible for rewards.


How do I earn GolfNow Rewards points?

GolfNow members earn 1 point per $1 spent based on the pre-tax amount paid for all convenience fees and “Hot Deals” green fees. So, for example, a GolfNow member booking a $40 Hot Deals tee time for just one player would earn 43.49 GolfNow Rewards points (total price with convenience fee).


How do I earn a $10 GolfNow Reward?

Once a golfer reaches 100 rewards points, they'll receive a Rewards promo code good for $10 off their next “Hot Deals” tee time and convenience fees. The more they play, the faster they will earn rewards to redeem for free or discounted rounds of golf! GolfNow VIPs earn 25% more rewards points for each round and are rewarded with free golf even faster. To learn more about becoming a GolfNow VIP, click here.

For rounds to qualify toward GolfNow Rewards points, a round must be booked while signed into a registered GolfNow account and becomes valid after the play date. Rounds booked during Guest Checkout are not eligible. GolfNow Rewards points earned are valid for one (1) year after the earned date.

GolfNow Rewards promo codes are case sensitive, valid for one (1) year after the issue date and are one-time use only on “Hot Deals” tee times and convenience fees found at GolfNow.com or on the GolfNow mobile app.


How will I know when I’ve become a GolfNow member?

Once you have created an account with GolfNow and booked a qualifying round, you are automatically a GolfNow member and can earn GolfNow Rewards presented by TaylorMade. You are also able to upgrade your membership to a GolfNow VIP membership at any time. If you subscribed to GolfNow emails, you will then receive an email notification from GolfNow and updates on your rewards status.


What is a VIP membership?

GolfNow VIP is our paid annual membership. For the price of $197 yearly, GolfNow VIPs receive a number of exclusive benefits, including waived convenience fees, 25% more rewards points earned on qualifying tee time reservations, cancellation protection with Worry Free Tee Times, dedicated phone service and support and VIPerks special offers, deals and more. Click here to learn more about the VIP program.


How do rounds qualify toward rewards points?

For rounds to qualify toward rewards points, a round must be booked while signed into a registered GolfNow account on GolfNow.com or the GolfNow mobile app, and becomes valid after the play date. Certain rounds booked with Rewards promo codes may not be eligible, and rounds booked during Guest Checkout are not considered eligible. Rounds that are refunded or cancelled are also not eligible for GolfNow Rewards points.


When will my rewards points be awarded?

Rewards points are awarded only after the play date. Once you complete a qualified round, it will be reflected on your GolfNow Rewards presented by TaylorMade dashboard within 24 hours after your scheduled tee time.


Can I earn GolfNow Rewards point any other way?

On occasion we will run specialized, limited-time promotions that will award incremental rewards points for specific actions taken. As a GolfNow member, you may also receive these offers via email. Keep an eye out for these promotions throughout the year!


How do my rewards points convert into rewards promo codes?

When golfers earn 100 rewards points, they will automatically receive a GolfNow Rewards promo code good for $10 off a “Hot Deals” tee time. The Rewards promo code will be automatically issued to the golfer within 24 hours from the date it was earned. If you subscribed to GolfNow emails, you will then receive an email notification from GolfNow and updates on your Rewards status.


How do I redeem my Rewards promo code as a GolfNow VIP member?

On GolfNow.com during checkout, you will find a large "promo code" box located below the "Promo Codes, Credit and Gift Cards" section. Simply enter the Rewards promo code, press APPLY and your total will be adjusted.

On the GolfNow mobile app during check-out, click the "Enter Promo Code Here" box and you will see an area for you to enter your Rewards promo code. Press OK and your total will be adjusted.

As a GolfNow VIP member, Rewards promo codes are valid on any “Hot Deals” tee times when the reservation is made at least three days in advance.


How do I redeem my Rewards promo code as a GolfNow member?

On GolfNow.com, during checkout, you will find a large "promo code" box located below the "Promo Codes, Credit and Gift Cards" section. Simply enter the Rewards promo code and press “APPLY” Your total will be adjusted according to the value of the promo code you entered.

On the GolfNow mobile app during check-out, click the Enter Promo Code Here box and you will see an area for you to enter your Rewards promo code. Press OK and your total will be adjusted.

As a GolfNow member, Rewards promo codes are valid only on “Hot Deals” tee times available Monday – Thursday after 2:00 p.m. Reservations must be made at least three days in advance in order to apply your GolfNow Rewards promo code to the tee time.

Reward Promo Codes terms (Issued after 1/16/2018): Offer is valid on the purchase of any one (1) "Hot Deals" tee time on GolfNow.com and GolfNow mobile app by using the promotion code provided (the “Promo Code”). Promo Code can also be applied to convenience fees associated with the redemption of all tee times. Maximum value of the Promo Code is Ten Dollars ($10). Promo Code is case sensitive and must be entered exactly as written. Promo Code is only valid for a one-time use and will expire twelve (12) months from the issue date at 11:59pm EST. The Promo Code is non-transferable, has no cash value, and any unused balance at the time of booking will be forfeited. Blackout dates may apply. Promo Code can be combined with other offers, promotions (including other promo codes), coupons or discounts. GolfNow reserves the right to withdraw or modify this offer at any time, in its sole discretion, and without notice. Once a tee time reservation is made, it cannot be cancelled or refunded. Adjustments to prior purchases will not be permitted. Promo codes may not be redeemed during “Guest Checkout”, member must be logged into a valid GolfNow account in order to redeem. The following restrictions apply based on member status at the time of redemption: (i) for non-VIP Members, all “Hot Deals” tee time reservations must be made at least three (3) days in advance (i.e. for a Thursday play date you must book the tee time by Monday), and Promo Code can only be applied for play Monday – Thursday after 2:00 p.m.; and (ii) for VIP Members, all “Hot Deals” tee time reservations must be made at least three (3) days in advance (i.e. for a Thursday play date you must book the tee time by Monday).

Reward Promo Codes terms (Issued prior 1/17/2018): Offer is valid on the purchase of any one (1) “Hot Deals" tee time on GolfNow.com and GolfNow mobile app by using the promotion code provided (the “Promo Code”). The Promo Code can also be applied to convenience fees and applicable sales tax associated with the redemption of all tee times. Maximum value of the Promo Code is Ten Dollars ($10.00). The Promo Code is case sensitive and must be entered exactly as written. Reservations booked with "Guest Checkout" do not qualify for the Promo Code. The Promo Code is only valid for a one-time use, and will expire twelve (12) months from the date of purchase at 11:59pm EST. The Promo Code is non-transferable and has no cash value. Blackout dates may apply. Adjustments to prior purchases will not be permitted. GolfNow reserves the right to withdraw or modify this offer at any time, in its sole discretion, and without notice. In order to use a Promo Code on any tee time, a reservation must be made at least three (3) days in advance. By way of example, for a Saturday play date you must book the tee time by Wednesday.


Where can I find “Hot Deals” tee times to redeem my Rewards promo code?

On GolfNow.com, you can click the “Hot Deals” tab at the top of the page to navigate directly to available tee times nearby. You can also select the city in which you would like to play and browse all “Hot Deals” tee times either by clicking on the “Hot Deals” toggle or by selecting a specific course and looking for the orange flame icon next to the tee time. Click here for more details.

On the GolfNow mobile app, you can select the “Hot Deals near me” button on the home screen to see upcoming and available tee times near your location. You can also select the city in which you would like to play and browse all “Hot Deals” tee times by clicking on the “Refine” button and the “Hot Deals” only toggle, or by simply browsing a selected course and looking for the orange flame icon next to the tee time.

In order to use a Rewards Promo Code as a GolfNow member, a reservation must be made at least three (3) days in advance, and is valid for “Hot Deals” tee times Monday – Thursday after 2pm. GolfNow VIP members may apply their GolfNow Rewards codes toward “Hot Deals” booked at least three (3) days in advance.

“Hot Deals” update frequently, so check back often for the most current available tee times.


Can I use multiple GolfNow Rewards promo codes together at once?

GolfNow Rewards promo codes are stackable and available for use with other Rewards promo codes and other stackable Promo Codes all at once. Simply enter the Rewards promo codes you wish to use during checkout and they will discount from your total amount.


If I do not use my GolfNow Rewards promo code for the entire amount will there be a remaining balance?

No, all Rewards promo codes are good for one-time use only and do not carry a balance forward.


Are rewards promo codes transferable?

No, all Rewards promo codes issued from our GolfNow Rewards presented by TaylorMade program are tied to specific customer accounts and may only be redeemed by the account holder.


What happens to my Rewards Promo Codes when I become a GolfNow VIP member?

Once you become a VIP member, Rewards promo code restrictions are lifted for Monday – Thursday, after 2pm. This allows you to book a Hot Deal of your choice 3 days in advance.


What happens to my Rewards Promo Codes when I am not a GolfNow VIP anymore?

If you cancel or do not renew your VIP membership, any Rewards promo codes available will revert to the restrictions that apply for a GolfNow member. These promo codes will be redeemable for “Hot Deals” tee times between Monday – Thursday, after 2pm, and only when booked 3 or more days in advance.


Can customers combine GolfNow Rewards accounts?

No, accounts cannot be combined.


Where is the GolfNow Rewards program good?

GolfNow members can earn rewards for all rounds booked on GolfNow.com or the GolfNow iOS and Android Apps while signed into a registered GolfNow account. The program is valid in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia.


Does $10 for 100 rewards points apply to all currencies where the program is available?

Yes, the $10 rewards promo code for 100 rewards points can be earned and applied in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia. The rewards promo code will discount 10 from the total price according to the currency of the country where your tee time is booked.