VIP Golf Academy is pleased to offer Napa Valley Golf School at the Chardonnay Golf Club in luxurious Napa Valley, California. Located in the world renown Napa Valley wine district, Chardonnay Golf Club is an 18-hole semi-private facility featuring six par fives, six par fours and six par threes that meander through 150 acres of rolling vineyards. The unique “wine country” backdrop makes this golfing school like no other. Combined with excellent golf instructions, Chardonnay’s fairways, water hazards, and sand traps will challenge and improve your game.



VIP Golf School is America’s first and oldest “One to One” golf school dedicated to improving your game. The Napa Valley golf instructor is none other than “The Swing Doctor” Ray Graziani.  Ray’s innovative use of video swing analysis combined with 25+ years teaching experience makes him an incredibly effective golf instructor.  Catering to golf players of all levels, Ray can adjust the lesson to meet your specific strengths and weaknesses.  Beginner, intermediate, and aspiring-pro golfers will benefit from his meticulous, eagle-eye analysis of the way you play golf.


Napa Valley Golf School at Chardonnay Golf Club includes facilities to better your golfing experience. The Golf Shop is stocked with premium brand apparel and equipment. Whether you need a sleeve of golf balls or a replacement club, the Golf Shop will accommodate your needs. Panoramic views and casual dining is available from The View Bar & Grill along side the Chardonnay Room (for meetings), the Banquet Room (for receptions), and the Moonlight Grove (for outdoor events).


Chardonnay Golf Club is in associate with a number of local hotels and resorts which offer “preferred” greens fees . Please contact a VIP Golf School representative at (772) 408-0808 for details.
Commuter Rate Visiting friends and family or have a timeshare in the area? Ask about our commuter rate. Our representative will adjust your golf school price accordingly.

Meet the Pro

Ray Graziani’s passion for golf and positive attitude combine to provide exceptional golf instruction. Celebrating his 25th year of personal golf instruction, Ray has begun teaching full time with his company, “The SWING DOCTOR”. He is very excited to introduce his state-of-the-art video swing analysis system which provides instant video feedback to pinpoint areas for improvement. This system provides the option for Ray to digitally download your lesson with additional voice-over analysis to playback at your convenience.

Ray has a special fondness for the Chardonnay Golf Club having worked his way up from the Outside Services to Head Golf Professional, a position he held through the end of 2002. He started his golf career at a high traffic golf course in Ventura, CA, where he earned his PGA Class A Certification. He also held the post of Head Golf Professional at Discovery Bay Country Club in Discovery Bay, CA.