Bill Gates paid $250,000 to join the golf club where he’s hiding out during his divorce.
Bill Gates is having some difficulties, and that has little to do with the golf course where he lives. After nearly three decades of marriage, the newly divorced Microsoft founder made headlines when his wife, Melinda, filed for divorce. Now detained in Indian Wells, Gates is reportedly avoiding the press and media as he makes his home on the golf course.
The divorce of Bill and Melinda Gates
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Indian Wells is one of the most exclusive golf clubs in the world, according to Page Six. Indian Wells costs a quarter of a million dollars to enter, but casual golfers will have to learn about how great it is from afar. However, once they’re inside, there’s plenty to keep them busy for as long as they want to be.
It’s easy to see why the resort is a favorite among the world’s wealthiest people, with private homes varying in price from $2 million to $20 million, an 85.000-square-foot clubhouse, multiple restaurants, a spa, two 18-hole courses built by renowned course architect Tom Fazio, and plenty of other amenities for the rich and famous.
It may also be the ideal place to hide if you’re going through a tumultuous divorce, as Microsoft founder Bill Gates is.
Love comes first, then marriage, and finally golf.
For the past 30 years, Bill and Melinda Gates have been in the public eye. Melinda was a vital part of her husband’s business and philanthropy, not only as a wife but also as a business partner. Despite what appeared to be a happy marriage, they issued a statement in May 2021 confirming their separation, according to BBC News.
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