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Address: 3499 Shell Landing Blvd., Gautier, MS 39553
Phone Number: 228-497-5683
Activities: Golfing
Description: Shell Landing is a high-end golf course which is open to the public. The...
Shell Landing is a high-end golf course which is open to the public. The course is located in Gautier, Mississippi just south of hwy 90 and 20 minutes from Biloxi. The course open in 2000 and was designed by the famous tour player Davis Love III. The course has rolling hills, tall pines, pine savannahs and pristine coastal marshlands. Shell Landing was voted by golf digest as one of the top ten high end courses to open in America in 2001. The beautiful clubhouse boasts a restaurant called The Landing" which serves lunch seven days a week. The course has an impressive practice facility with large teeing area, 2 practice greens and green side and fairway bunkers. Pro-line rental clubs are available for rent.
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One of the 7 courses our group played on our golf trip. It was a nice venue. Greens were in good shape and rolled true. Fairways were firm with good turf. Club house was nothing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
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Texarkana, Texas
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Texarkana, Texas
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209 reviews 209 reviews
59 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

One of the 7 courses our group played on our golf trip. It was a nice venue. Greens were in good shape and rolled true. Fairways were firm with good turf. Club house was nothing fancy, but fully met our needs for a cold beverage and quick lunch between the morning individual round and afternoon's 9 hole scramble.

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I recently had the chance to play six different golf courses on a five day spring break trip. Here are the pro / con of your options in Biloxi / Gulfport. All were nice, included Shell Landing, but it was the least attractive value, in my opinion. Shell Landing My 6th choice. Around $90. Locals can definitely get a better... More 

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Des Moines
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116 reviews 116 reviews
20 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Not willing to pay for a beginning golfer at Fallen Oaks I asked them to recommend some other courses in the area and one they mentioned was Shell Landing. It was a good for a beginner and high handicapper. It has a few forced carries for all of the tees but they are not overdone. The course was in good... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Played Shell Landing for the third time, still a very nice place to play. great condition, greens were a little slower then usual. enjoyed it very much.

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Pascagoula
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60 reviews 60 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Great course, well manicured, not impossible to play, and reasonably priced. They've recently poured a lot of cash-ola into upgrades, and it shows. Greens are plush and cuts are precise. Nice layout, with hills and sand mixed in with marsh areas and of course, water. Not easy for the average golfer, but not too difficult either. Clubhouse is beautiful, with... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The golf course is challenging but not impossible to play. There are beautiful surroundings. We had a great time.

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martin
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We always enjoying playing here. The greens are fast, smooth, and in great condition. We play from the senior tees and this makes the course more playable for us. prices are inline with other courses on the Coast. The staff are also very nice and friendly.

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Tampa, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

The course itself was in very good condition. Fairways were good and greens were fast and in excellent condition. Many of the tee boxes have a lot of sand which does make it a little challenging on par 3's. Course is very forgiving and fairly wide open. Upon arrival there is no one to greet you at the bag drop.... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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64 reviews 64 reviews
17 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

The course was recommended to me by the bell captain at the Beau Rivage--good choice. Off the beaten path in a small development near Hwy 90 it was the drive from the hotel. Green fees during the week are approximately $79-$99 (cart included) and worth it. They allowed my wife to ride along with no charge. The course is not... More 

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Williston, North Dakota
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Very nice course with gracious folks in the clubhouse. A little rough around the edges but it's early in the spring and I understand new ownership has not had time to put their mark on the course yet. Would love to play it in a few months. Will definitely play again next year.

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