El Niguel Country Club 23700 Clubhouse Dr, Laguna Niguel, CA92677 The El Niguel Country Club is a private, member-owned club. Its land has a history dating back to 1769. Before becoming…More a country club it was operating as a cattle ranch and before that it was claimed by the Spanish in 1769 as part of Rancho Niguel. Today members can enjoy a championship 18-hole golf course, fine and casual dining, golf lessons by PGA professionals and plenty of social events. There are different levels of membership for the golf enthusiast or the socialite. The course is lined with more than 2,500 trees, has state-of-the-art irrigation and challenging greenside bunkers. The club is also available for corporate play, weddings and banquets.