Bandon Spring Jamboree 2024 // Sabbatical Information
Join us at our favorite golf destination in North America for four days of camaraderie, enthralling yet ultimately meaningless competition and world-class links golf.
Dates: March 27-31, 2024 (arrive Wednesday, depart Sunday)
Cost: $1,995 per person (double occupancy) / $2,535 (single occupancy)
Location: Bandon Dunes Golf Resort - 57744 Round Lake Rd, Bandon, OR 97411
Trip includes the following
- 4 rounds of golf
- 4 nights lodging
- 4 breakfasts
- 3 banquet dinners
- Unlimited use of Bandon Dunes practice facilities
- Bespoke goodies
- Tournament entry to the incredibly fun, hotly-contested, yet mostly meaningless Bandon Spring Jamboree
Wednesday, March 27th -
Arrival at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, resort check-in begins at 3pm
7:00 pm: Welcome Dinner - Room TBD
Thursday, March 28th - Pacific Dunes
8:50am - 10:20am - Round 1 at Pacific Dunes
Friday, March 29th - Sheep Ranch & Optional round at Bandon Dunes
7:10am - 8:30am - Round 2 at Sheep Ranch
1:20pm - 2:40pm - Optional replay round at Bandon Dunes
7:00 pm: Group Dinner - Room TBD
Saturday, March 30th - Bandon Trails
8:50am - 10:20am - Round 3 at Bandon Trails
7:00pm - Awards Dinner - Room TBD
Sunday, March 31st - Old Macdonald
Checkout of rooms before golf (or by 10am) for departing guests
7:10am - 8:30am - Final Round (4) at Old Macdonald
The Spring Jamboree Tournament
Rounds on Thursday (PD), Friday (SR) and Saturday (BT) will be part of the Bandon Spring Jamboree Tournament. Sunday's round at Old Macdonald will be casual play with no Jamboree tournament implications, before departing that afternoon.
Rounds 1-2: All players will be assigned a point quota based on their handicap and will need to score that point total over their first 36 holes to qualify for the championship round on Saturday.
Round 3 - Jamboree Championship: Best ball stableford scoring, using 75% of player's handicaps.
All Jamboree participants are welcome and encouraged to replay one of Bandon Dunes' world-class golf courses each afternoon. Replays are not included in the trip price, but all guests may pay for replay rounds in the golf shop at the time of check-in or may charge replay greens fees to their room.
To reserve a replay round, Suave recommends checking with the golf shop each morning during your stay to see which course has the most afternoon availability. To book a replay round at a specific course, reservations may be made by contacting Bandon Dunes after Jamboree registration is complete.
Suave has reserved a block of tee times at Bandon Dunes on the afternoon of Friday, March 29th for those that want to ensure they play all five of Bandon Dunes' remarkable 18-hole golf courses. This round is optional and not included in the trip price
Replay rate is $90 (applicable at all 18-hole courses at Bandon Dunes)
Lodging at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort is included with this sabbatical. Lodging is provided at the Lily Pond Cottages occupancy rooms.
There are several single occupancy rooms available for the Spring Jamboree, and those rooms are also located in the Lily Pond and have two beds, just in case you want to mix things up should you need a karmic changeup. Otherwise, the remainder of rooms are double occupancy for Jamboree participants.
Walking Only at Bandon Dunes
Bandon Dunes Golf Resort is a walking only golf facility. Carts are not available guests unless they have a permanent disability and provide supporting medical documents prior to arrival.
Caddies are recommended, but not required. Jamboree participants can select which rounds, if any, they'd like to utilize a caddie for on the registration form that is send out after registering for the event on suavegolf.com.
Caddie fees are to be paid by guests directly to the caddie at the conclusion of each round. The caddie fee is $100 per bag, per round plus gratuity.
Like many other times of the year, the weather in Bandon, OR in late March can be unpredictable. It's possible that the Jamboree enjoys 4 straight days of sunshine and mild wind, while equally possible it rains for 96 straight hours with gusts exceeding 20mph.
We share all this to remind all Jamboree attendees and hopefuls to prepare for any and all possible weather outcomes, as the Jamboree will be taking place rain or shine. In addition to whatever you'd normally bring to a 4-day golf trip, Suave encourages everyone visiting with us to strongly consider bringing the following items:
- Multiple pairs of golf shoes
- Rain jacket & rain pants
- Rain gloves
- Comfortable socks (bring 3 more pairs that you think)
Cancellation Policy / Refunds
Event registration will close on Friday, December 15, 2023 at 5pm PST. All cancellations before 12/15/23 will be refunded, minus a $75 registration fee.
After December 15, 2023, reservations become guaranteed and no refunds can be issued for cancellations.
In the event that the Jamboree sells out, Suave will create a waitlist for Jamboree hopefuls. If a registrant cancels after the December 15 deadline, they may receive a refund if/when someone from the waitlist formally registers.