Golf Academy

Play. Learn. Improve. Repeat. 

Director of Instruction: Katherine Marren

Katherine Marren directs a dynamic instruction program, offering a variety of learning experiences for golfers of all ages. Included in our Monterey Peninsula Golf Academy programs are the best and most current technologies for teaching and club-fitting available in the golf industry.

Named "2008 Teacher of the Year" by the Northern California PGA Section, Katherine Marren brings a distinguished level of expertise to the Quail Lodge Golf Academy. She has been recognized as an expert teacher and for promoting and growing the game of golf by Golf for Women, Golf Digest, Golf Magazine, The San Francisco Examiner, The California Golf Guide and The AT&T Junior Golf Association.

Well-known for de-mystifying the golf swing using innovative and effective teaching methods, Katherine Marren's students love her relaxed manner, clear teaching style, patience and genuine care for them and their improvement.

Two-day Carmel Experience Golf Schools

Please click here for both co-ed dates and women friendly dates.

Advanced Player Golf Schools *

A focused look at improving your scores with swing analysis for consistent ball flight, advanced short game principles, trouble shots and course management.

$699 | Register with a friend for $649 each.

  • May 16-17
  • June 11-12
  • September 19-20

Short Game Golf Schools *

This school concentrates on improving your scoring game: putting, chipping, pitching, wedges and sand bunker play. Mornings are spent on short game improvement and better practice routines, while the afternoons are spent transferring the new skills to the course with a 2 hour playing lesson.

$699 | Register with a friend for $649 each.

  • May 9-10
  • August 8-9
  • September 26-27

* Group Golf School Itinerary: Two Day Schools

All of our group golf schools have small student teacher ratios of 4:1 for the perfect balance of individual lesson time with the coach and time to absorb new habits on your own.

Typical School Itinerary:

10:00am-1:00pm Range Session
1:00pm-2:00pm Lunch with your pro *
2:00pm-4:00pm Playing Lessons with your pro *

* Pricing includes instruction, lunch, green fee and cart.

Group and individual golf lessons are available.

To reach Katherine Marren please call 831.620.8859 or e-mail KATHERINEMARREN@QUAILLODGE.COM.