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Sea Trail Plantation - Jones Course

211 Clubhouse Road, Sunset Beach, NC 28468
800-546-5748, 910-287-1100
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Ranked #6 of 13 Attractions in Sunset Beach
Type: Golf Courses
Activities: Golfing
Description: Designed by Rees Jones, this 18-hole championship course has a course rating of 72.4 and slope of 132.
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Uxbridge, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 NEW

I just returned from a "guys" week (16 of us). We arrived over an hour early for our tee-time to be abruptly told by the bag drop staff that we were NOT on the Tee Sheet! Once that issue was resolved we started what we had hoped would be the 1st of 3 days of golf at this property. The... More

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Ottawa, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Staff just does not care.Golf course has an interesting design but is badly maintained. Had to look for our ball in the dead grass almost on every hole. The greens were in awful shape. Will never play there again. With the number of golf courses in Myrtle Beach you can do much bette with your hard earned money

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Wilmington, North Carolina
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Very rude attendant at bag drop...got the impression he was't happy that we showed up for our 3:25 tee time. Very poor playing conditions on front nine with some improvement on back side. Greens are in extremely poor shape and fairways were not much better. There are plenty of better options within ten to fifteen minutes of Sea Trails.

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Mason, Ohio
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I have only been playing for a year and found this course very playable. The staff at the bag drop was very nice and personable, the grounds were nicely kept. We had a photo taken of our foursome at the 1st tee, which is a nice momento. There were some challenging holes, but none that gave me too difficult a... More

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Moultrie, GA
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126 reviews 126 reviews
25 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We began our golf trip here with an afternoon round. Play was slow - just under 5 hours. As with some other courses in this area, that seems to be the norm which I find unacceptable. The rangers (and the pro) should make make a better effort to speed up play. The course was OK but did not compare to... More

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Maplewood, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I wintered (11/30/2013 - 4/26/2014) at Sea Trail Golf Links and this year they are under new ownership. He has completed the Bunkers on the Jones Course, both clubhouse parking lots have been repaired. Excellent merchandise is in the pro-shop and great selections and prices. All new carts that are a treat to drive. The cart paths are next I... More

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Newville, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

The staff at Sea Trail treated us like members. Great experience. For a great golf experience, and true southern hospitality give them a try. Donavon

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Halifax ns
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We played this course 2 years ago much to the chargrin of our Golf Package provider. The course was in receivership and well in decent condition had a ways to go, as well as the staff were not very friendly. What a difference 2 years make. We dropped into the course early this week to have a look because the... More

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Sunset Beach, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

The new owner of Sea Trail is upgrading the facilities and golf courses. The sand bunkers on the Jones golf course have been revised and repaired, and the course is in excellent condition. The other two Sea Trail courses - Byrd & Maples will still need bunker maintenance, but both are also in excellent condition. According to the pro shop... More

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Sunset Beach, NC
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

New owner redoing all bunkers and drainage. Course is in great shape with plenty of wildlife. If your game is bad the scenery more than makes up for it. Photographer's delight.

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