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Address: 160 Laughing Gull, Carrabelle, FL 32322
Phone Number: 850-697-9606
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Not for the faint of heart!

this is a beautiful...and brutal...layout. I'm a nine handicap and I lost 6 balls. We played on a Sunday morning and the course was almost empty. It was incredibly hot. Not a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Kissimmee, Florida
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Kissimmee, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

this is a beautiful...and brutal...layout. I'm a nine handicap and I lost 6 balls. We played on a Sunday morning and the course was almost empty. It was incredibly hot. Not a breath of breeze and no cloud cover at all. Humidity was near 10000%. We knew that the greens had been punched two weeks before and they had recovered... More 

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Panama City, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Although we lost more golf balls in the wetlands than I'd like to admit, the design of the course forced me to think and consider my club selection. As a senior woman with a higher handicap, there were several holes where the carry over wetlands was too far. However, the pro encouraged us to be wise and use the drop... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Let's start by stating that there is no shortage of really good golf courses in Florida. St James Bay is in a secluded part of Florida and should be on everyone's bucket list to golf. Rob Burlison is the head pro. He runs a tight ship yet very accommodating. The restaurant staff are too friendly. Ask for Miss Bonnie and... More 

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London
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

villa accomodations (only 4) are very nice; this is a golf resort....raining, so we have not had opportunity to try the course, but looks very nice. restaurant at clubhouse is very good. The villa has a nice kitchen, sitting area, and separate bed area...very clean & comfortable....if you are looking for quality on teh Forgotten Coast, this is it. Will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had really almost given up on nice courses around the area and then we went to St. James Bay. The staff was so friendly and the course was beautiful!!! We will definately be returning! Thank you!!!

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The restaurant here is really nice. Nice view and pleasant surroundings. The specials are always "interesting" and priced reasonable. They have a good brunch on Sundays also. The service does tend to be slow so don't come if you are in a hurry. They just don't have enough help on busy days.

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Johns Creek, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We have stayed here several times and always enjoyed it ! We also buy a pool pass in the summer so when we don't stay here we can use the pool for the kids. Place is clean and never really busy. The restaurant is nice,clean and good food !

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Even very good golfers should bring two boxes of golf balls, as nearly every single hole has a forced carry of 150-250 yards, depending on your tee choice. Without GPS, the course would truly be unplayable, as you need to know things like 185 yards to clear the swamp, but don't hit driver because 230 yards is the next swamp.... More 

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Marianna, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Beautiful and challenging course. Every hole has water or marsh to contend with. Couple that with substantial bunkering and quick greens and you have an idea of what St. James is about. Typically the course is not crowded. It is amazing that such a treat has gone mostly undiscovered.

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St. George Island, FL, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The course is stunning and well maintained. Staff was accommodating for our charity events. This is the fourth year we've had Rock By The Tee there and we'll be going back!

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Address: 160 Laughing Gull, Carrabelle, FL 32322
Phone Number: 850-697-9606
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Carrabelle
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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