Southworth Development


Southworth Development LLC is a privately held company based in Newton, Massachusetts, specializing in the development of residential resort & hospitality-branded real estate communities. Through our wholly owned subsidiaries, Southworth Golf and Southworth Europe, Southworth is a leader in the international golf community, having served as owner, manager, consultant or construction manager to dozens of properties throughout the United States, Scotland, The Bahamas, Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic.

At Southworth Development our philosophy is simple - to identify extraordinary sites and then create unique, high end and personally nourishing communities. Southworth's track record speaks for itself. In our 20 years in business, our company has delivered on every project it has started.

Latest News

Monday, December 2, 2013

The Village at Machrihanish Dunes announced today that it was the winner of two top awards at the Golf Tourism Scotland Excellence Awards, which were presented at the group’s annual dinner held on Friday, 22 November. The two awards it received were the ‘Resort Experience of the Year’ award and the ‘Golf Tourism Scotland GEO Sustainability Award for outstanding environmental practices. Machrihanish Dunes was also a finalist in the ‘Club and Course Experience of the Year’ (Green fee of £75 or less) category and its Ugadale Hotel was a finalist for ‘Accommodation Experience of the Year’ (22 rooms or less).

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Barbara and Jack Nicklaus co-hosted the second Creighton Farms Invitational at the award-winning Creighton Farms in the Northern Virginia city of Leesburg. The event included a reception, dinner and auction held at the nearby and newly opened Salamander Resort & Spa in picturesque Middleburg, Va. The reception was followed by golf the next morning on the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course at Creighton Farms. A year after the inaugural event raised almost $270,000, this year’s event grossed close to $700,000.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Northern Virginia’s scenic Creighton Farms in Aldie, Va., will return as host of the 2013 Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz, Oct. 10-13. River Creek Club in Leesburg, Va., will also return as the co-host of first and second round play. The 264-player field will be composed of senior PGA Professionals representing the 41 PGA Sections, and will compete for a total purse of $285,000 on both courses over the first two rounds of play.
Monday, March 4, 2013
The Village at Machrihanish Dunes is pleased to announce that it has won the Scotland Enterprise Award at the Countryside Alliance Awards held at Scottish Parliament at Holyrood.  The Enterprise Award is awarded to the business that is inspiring and globally competitive, while contributing to the community and the rural heritage in which it is based.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
The Village at Machrihanish Dunes was chosen as the #2 'Development of the Year' by Golf Inc. Magazine.  This annual, global competition reviews and evaluates developments based on the vision of the development (50%), course routing (25%) and course aesthetics (25%).  The panel of judges was comprised of an award-winning developer, an architect and a consultant.
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Starting in the mid-$500s, the townhomes at Meredith Bay have been in high demand despite the down economy, selling almost as fast as we can build them.. Fifteen of the nineteen townhome units at Meredith Bay have been built, with completion of the remaining units slated for early summer 2013.  In just a few short months 10 of the first 15 townhomes units are already spoken for—so if you want one, come and see them soon!