Aberdeen Country Club

LONGS, SC – The 17th hole on the Old Course at St. Andrews is like no other hole in the world and gave fame to the term “Road Hole.” It’s my guess that numerous golfers .... Read More


Arcadian Shores

MYRTLE BEACH, SC - Built in 1974 as part of the Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort property, Arcadian Shores Golf Club was the first solo effort by young architect, Rees Jones. Almost 36-years later the .... Read More


Arrowhead Country Club

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Having played Arrowhead Country Club more than thirty times, you might guess it’s one of my favorite venues. The golf course itself suits my eye and is always in .... Read More


Azalea Sands

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC – If you’ve visited the Myrtle Beach area during the past 38-years, you’ve probably driven past Azalea Sands Golf Club. Located on Highway 17 in North .... Read More


Bald Head Island Golf Club

When you play Bald Head Island Golf Course in your Myrtle Beach golf package, you will feel like even though you have paid to play the course, you are trespassing. We mean that with all the .... Read More


Barefoot Resort Dye Club

The Barefoot Resort complex is made up of 4 golf courses – Love, Norman, Fazio and Dye. The Dye Course is the only one of the 4 that is semi-private. When the designer, Pete Dye created this .... Read More


Barefoot Resort Fazio

The Fazio Course is one of four spectacular layouts at Barefoot Resort & Golf. Opened in 2000 this Tom Fazio design provides a memorable golfing experience.

We had the good fortune to .... Read More


Barefoot Resort Love

Many golfers say that The Love Course at Barefoot Resort is aptly named – as they love this Myrtle Beach golf course! Once you play this course, we think that you will fall in .... Read More


Barefoot Resort Norman

The Norman Course at Barefoot Resort is one of four courses offered at Barefoot Landing. The Norman course is one of the most compact courses in the area, having been designed by the legend, Greg .... Read More


Beachwood Golf Club

NORTH MYRTYLE BEACH, SC -  Beachwood Golf Club has been hosting golfers since 1968. They must be doing something right and it shows! Conveniently located on Highway 17 South this Gene Hamm .... Read More


Blackmoor Golf Club

Blackmoor Golf Club is located on the south end of Myrtle Beach. Designed by Gary Player and the only golf course in the area designed by the legend, Blackmoor Golf Club was designed to provide .... Read More


Brick Landing Golf Plantation

There are some things in golf that don’t change – one thing that varies with each golf is the way that you play and enjoy the game. The heart of Brick Landing Plantation is the 18 hole .... Read More


Brunswick Plantation and Golf Resort

CALABASH, NC – In 1989 the original developers of Brunswick began accumulating land and their dream for a Southern heritage inspired community was realized. Starting with just 135 acres .... Read More


Burning Ridge Golf Course

CONWAY, SC – Opened in 1980 this Gene Hamm designed layout has been a Myrtle Beach staple. Part of the Classic Golf Group, which includes The Founders Club at Pawleys Island, Black Bear Golf .... Read More


Caledonia

Caledonia is the more upscale property of the two Mike Strantz properties in Myrtle Beach. Ranked in the top 5 by Golf Digest Magazine of Top Public Courses in SC, and the top third of the Top 100 .... Read More


Cape Fear National

LELAND, NC – Here’s the question. Why would anyone drive from the Myrtle Beach area almost to Wilmington, NC to play golf? Here’s the answer. Cape Fear National is one of the .... Read More


Carolina National Golf Club

BOLIVIA, NC – This 27-hole Fred Couples Signature Golf Facility, conveniently located between Wilmington, NC and Myrtle Beach, SC has a lot to like, beginning with the .... Read More


Carolina Shores Golf & Country Club

CAROLINA SHORES, NC – Jamie Nance has been greeting golfers in the Carolina Shores Golf & Country Club pro shop for the past six years. When Ms. Nance says, “This course is a .... Read More


Colonial Charters Golf Club

Reopened in 2013, Colonial Charters Golf Club is a friendly Myrtle Beach golf course that will challenge the golfers that play the 18 hole, par 71 course while keeping you relaxed with a natural .... Read More


Crow Creek Golf Club

CALABASH, NC – Right up front I need to tell you that one of my most memorable rounds happened at Crow Creek. Three summers ago my 11-year old grandson and I played alternating shot at Crow .... Read More


Crown Park

LONGS, SC - You know he's proud, when a golf course superintendent talks about his track with passion. Jay Nelson's enthusiasm for Crown Park is contagious!

When asked whats special about .... Read More


Diamond Back at Woodland Valley

LORIS, SC -  Myrtle Beach Area golf courses that offer stunning, often-spectacular views are commonplace. To say that Woodland Valley Country Club has a unique place in the Myrtle Beach Area .... Read More


Dunes Golf and Beach Club

The Dunes Golf and Beach Club was built by the legendary Robert Trent Jones and opened in 1948/1949 (there is some debate about this). The golf course has had modifications a number of times since .... Read More


Eagle Nest Golf Club

Since 1971, Eagle Nest Golf Course has been a favorite of locals and visitors. Located just off Hwy 17 in Little River, this 18-hole Championship Myrtle Beach golf course is just a short drive .... Read More


Farmstead Golf Links

CALABASH, NC – On No. 18 I traveled through two states, hit 4 decent shots and 2 putted for a bogey 7! You read it correctly; the finishing hole at Farmstead Golf Links is an unusual Par 6. .... Read More


Founders Club

PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC – Excited to be visiting the Founders Club for the first time, I was not disappointed in the least.

Located on the southern end of Pawleys Island off Hwy 17, the .... Read More


Glen Dornoch

LITTLE RIVER, SC – It’s difficult to imagine a better piece of property for a golf course than the stretch along the Intracoastal Waterway that Glen Dornoch Waterway Golf Links .... Read More


Grande Dunes Resort Course

Grande Dunes consists of two 18 hole golf courses – The Resort Club and Members Club – both of which are some of the top golf courses in the Myrtle Beach area. The Resort Club at .... Read More


Heather Glen

LITTLE RIVER, SC – Frequently, I’ll add a closing remark to a golf course review by encouraging the reader to add the subject course to their list of must plays. In the case of Heather .... Read More


Heritage Golf Club

Heritage Golf Club, also known as Heritage Plantation due to the land that the golf course is built on was the site of True Blue and Midway Plantations, is part of the Legends Golf Group. Heritage .... Read More


Indian Wells Golf Club

GARDEN CITY, SC – In 2004 the Myrtle Beach Area Golf Course Owners Association awarded Indian Wells Golf Club the “2004 Golf Course of the Year” honor. It could just as easily .... Read More


Indigo Creek Golf Club

Indigo Creek Golf Club is a lowcountry Myrtle Beach golf course that is located on the south end of the Grand Strand in Murrells Inlet. Named after the land that the golf course is located on, .... Read More


International Club

MURRELLS INLET, SC – There are golf courses that you know exactly what to expect from the moment you arrive. Whether you’re visiting The International Club for the 1st time, or the .... Read More


King's North at Myrtle Beach National

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – The accolade “ a truly must play” description of a golf course is often over used. In the case of King’s North at Myrtle Beach National that term is an .... Read More


Legends Heathland

Some courses in the Myrtle Beach area never get the recognition that they deserve. With over 100 courses along the Grand Strand to choose from, it’s easy to see why – with so many top .... Read More


Legends Moorland

When looking at the Moorland Course at the Legends golf resort on paper, the course can be perplexing and intimidating. With three par-4 holes that are more than 400 yards each (three that are .... Read More


Legends Parkland

Located among the Legends Resort Golf Complex is what some consider the most difficult of the three courses, Parkland. This Par 72 golf course, designed by Larry Young and Tom Doak opened .... Read More


Leopard's Chase

OCEAN ISLE BEACH, NC – The newest of the Ocean Ridge Plantation Big Cats and possibly the fiercest, Leopard’s Chase was named to both the Golf Digest and Golf Magazine list of Top 10 .... Read More


Lion's Paw Golf Links

OCEAN ISLE BEACH, NC – Some say that Lion’s Paw might just be Willard Byrd’s best work. I tend to agree, especially since fellow architect Tim Cate had a place in the .... Read More


Lockwood Folly Country Club

HOLDEN BEACH, NC  – Golfers staying in the North Myrtle Beach area, may wonder if a trip to Lockwood Folly is worth the drive. Rest assured it’s well worth the trip.

When .... Read More


Long Bay Club

LONGS, SC  – The Myrtle Beach Area is fortunate to have two Jack Nicklaus Signature courses – Pawleys Plantation on the South Strand and the formidable Long Bay Club on the North .... Read More


Magnolia Greens Golf Club

My husband and I recently had the privilege of being invited to participate in a golf outing at Magnolia Greens Golf Course.  The weather was perfect, the golf course was in outstanding .... Read More


Meadowlands Golf Club

CALABASH, NC – Located just a mile from its sister course, Farmstead Golf Links, this Willard Byrd design offers all that a golfer wishes. Scenic beauty and memorable holes combine for an .... Read More


Myrtle Beach National South Creek

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Although it’s the lesser-known Arnold Palmer Signature Course at Myrtle Beach National, SouthCreek is a favorite of members, locals and visiting golfers.

The .... Read More


Myrtle Beach National West

Myrtle Beach National West Golf Course is located just off Hwy 501 in Myrtle Beach, close to all that the Grand Strand has to offer. The West Course at Myrtle Beach National Golf Club was designed .... Read More


Myrtlewood Golf Club Palmetto

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – You know you’re going to face a challenge when you’re greeted with “It’s playing tough, today.” Regardless of the set-up, the Palmetto course .... Read More


Myrtlewood Golf Club Pine Hills

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – If the opportunity to play the Pinehills course has not presented itself , you’re missing a real treat. Although not particularly long at 6640 yards from the Blue .... Read More


Oyster Bay Golf Links

SUNSET BEACH, NC – For more than 25-years Oyster Bay Golf Links has received an almost endless number of accolades and awards beginning in 1983 by being voted Golf Digest “Resort .... Read More


Panthers Run Golf Links

Panther’s Run Golf Course, located just up the road from Myrtle Beach in Ocean Ridge Plantation in Sunset Beach, NC is just one of four premier golf courses in this complex. The big cats .... Read More


Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club

PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC – It’s said “…the exquisite setting ultimately drew Jack Nicklaus to Pawleys Plantation.” That might be an understatement. This Jack Nicklaus .... Read More


Pearl Golf Links East

CALABASH, NC – Located just 15-minutes from North Myrtle Beach, The Pearl features two 18-hole courses, East and West. We had the pleasure of playing the East track.

This was my .... Read More


Pearl Golf Links West

CALABASH, NC – This was my second visit to The Pearl having had the pleasure of playing the East Course in April 2010. I wasn’t disappointed then and I wasn’t disappointed .... Read More


Pine Lakes International Country Club

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – There are few golfers familiar with the Myrtle Beach area that do not know the wonderful history of Pine Lakes. Originally designed and constructed in 1927 by renowned .... Read More


Possum Trot Gof Course

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC – How many golfers visiting the Myrtle Beach area for the first time, raise their eyebrows when they see Possum Trot Golf Club as an option? With one hundred courses .... Read More


Prestwick Country Club

Formerly known as Prestwick Country Club before opening up for public play in 2015, Prestwick Golf Course was known as one of “The Top 5 Best Kept Secrets in Myrtle Beach”, but like .... Read More


River Club Golf Course

PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC – In 1997 the local newspaper, The Sun News, published The 100 Greatest Golf Holes Along the Grand Strand. River Club holes No. 14 and 18 were included. More than .... Read More


River Hills Golf and Country Club

LITTLE RIVER, SC -  In 1989 Golf Digest magazine awarded River Hills Golf & Country Club a Best New Course distinction. Twenty-one years later it's still deserves a best recognition. .... Read More


River Oaks Golf Plantation

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Just about six years ago I played River Oaks. Although it was a very affordable golf course, I saw no reason to return. However, during the past 18-months River Oaks has .... Read More


Rivers Edge Golf Club

SHALLOTTE, NC – Sometimes I just feel guilty about what I do. At the risk of oversimplification, I get to play a generous amount of free golf. Be that as it may my friends, I will pay to .... Read More


Sandpiper Bay Golf and Country Club

SUNSET BEACH, NC – One has to wonder if there is any other place with as many quality golf courses as found in the Calabash/Sunset Beach, NC area. Sandpiper Bay Golf & Country Club .... Read More


Sea Trail Golf Plantation Byrd Course

SUNSET BEACH, NC – The Willard Byrd Course is the third of the Sea Trail Resort & Golf Links layouts and completes a marvelous trio. Opened in the fall of 1990 some players consider the .... Read More


Sea Trail Golf Plantation Jones Course

SUNSET BEACH, NC – Opened in the spring of 1990 this course is befitting of its namesake and architect, Rees Jones. A great test of golf for any skill level, the Rees Jones course is a must .... Read More


Sea Trail Golf Plantation Maples Course

SUNSET BEACH, NC  – Considered one of Dan Maples best, the architect has served up a traditional style golf course. Opened in 1986 the Maples course will celebrate its 25thanniversary .... Read More


Shaftesbury Glen Golf and Fish Club

CONWAY, SC – Located west of North Myrtle Beach Shaftesbury is just off Highway 22 on Highway 905. Popular with both locals and visitors the course is convenient to the beach, but flows .... Read More


Surf Golf & Beach Club

Located just a couple blocks from the Atlantic Ocean in North Myrtle Beach is The Surf Golf and Beach Club. This golf course is the only “private” club in the North Myrtle Beach area. .... Read More


The Man O' War Golf Club

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – With its rustic clubhouse sitting over the edge of a 100-acre lake, visiting golfers may very well have a preview of what awaits them. This Dan Maples gem displays water .... Read More


The Valley at Eastport Golf

LITTLE RIVER, SC  – At the bag drop a hospitable attendant/starter shared that the Valley at Eastport might just be the most challenging short course we’ve ever played. He was .... Read More


The Witch Golf Club

CONWAY, SC - Many golf courses state that they harmoniously blend Mother Nature and their course layout. Actually, many architects do take advantage of the local terrain to carry out their design. .... Read More


The Wizard Golf Club

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – As you approach The Wizard you’re immediately struck with the Scottish style castle clubhouse. Old world golf is exactly what you can expect from this Dan Maples .... Read More


Thistle Golf Club

SUNSET BEACH, NC – The Myrtle Beach area has an abundant selection of golf courses befitting any player’s game and interest. However, Thistle Golf Club is special. Whether a player is .... Read More


Tidewater Golf Plantation

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC - Everything you've heard and everything you've read about Tidewater Golf Club and Plantation is true. In fact it may have been understated. The accolades speak for .... Read More


Tiger's Eye Golf Links

OCEAN ISLE BEACH, NC – Located just a short drive from North Myrtle Beach, Tiger’s Eye is one of “The Big Cats of Ocean Ridge Plantation.” Opened in 2000 this is another .... Read More


Tradition Golf Club

Tradition Golf Club, member of the Waccamaw Golf Trail, and designed by Ron Garl, opened its doors to acclaim back in 1995 by being named the South Carolina Golf Course of the Year shortly .... Read More


True Blue Golf Plantation

True Blue Golf Club may be a part of your Myrtle Beach golf package and a short drive from the heart of the Grand Strand, but it will seem like a world away from the hustle and bustle of the city .... Read More


Willbrook Plantation Golf Club

You might just as well know on the front end, I’ve played this Dan Maples signature course a dozen times and it’s one of my favorites. No biased review here!

First, the numbers .... Read More