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Old Carolina Golf Club

89 Old Carolina Dr, Bluffton, SC 29910
843.757.8311
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Ranked #23 of 27 Activities in Bluffton
Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing
Owner description: Nestled on the grounds of a historical horse farm, Old Carolina Golf Club abounds with charm, and...
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Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: Nestled on the grounds of a historical horse farm, Old Carolina Golf Club abounds with charm, and remains the areas only nine-hole golf course worthy of being discovered. Recently, the course won the prestigious "Best Public Golf Course" award from Lowcountry Monthly Magazine.  An honor the team at Old Carolina is very proud to have earned and received.Through hard work and perseverance the course has been transformed to a beautifully manicured gem that is alive with play. Once the course received its due recognition, it wasn't long until it was filled with daily players eager to experience the newly revitalized championship links. The challenge of the design coupled with beautiful southern scenery make Old Carolina Golf Club a must play for any golfer seeking a unique playing experience.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Would not give a single an early tee time. Was told to show up and would probably be fit in. Hard to understand why Rose Hill is so fussy when it is not a particularly good course. No thanks. Went toOld South.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This is one of the best buys on the Island. We had no trouble getting a 9:30 tee time and were able to play in about 4 1/2 hours. The greens are quite challenging. They were quick for my standards, but rolled true. You could tell the course was cared for and all the bunkers were raked and looked like... More 

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North Adams, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

What happened to this place? I have played there several times over the years, and while not a top course, it was OK. Now it seems as though they have no ground crew or no money. The fairways, greens, even the cart path needed repair. And while the online price was $16, the woman at the desk insisted that the... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Play here and your game will improve anywhere else you play. If you want pristine conditions don't play here your game isn't good enough. If you want a challenge then give it a try.

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This course is in very bad condition.....and not worth the $15 we spent to pay via a Deal Saver. We played only 3 holes. I would not recommend this course to anyone!

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Fenton, Missouri
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

If you are looking to play a quick 9 holes somewhere that is inexpensive this place is very suitable. We almost didn't play at all on our trip because every other place was so expensive. If you are a super serious golfer this might not be your place though.

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Rotonda West, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This club needs serious help. We were a party of 4 and only played this course because we couldn't get in anywhere else in Hilton Head. Now we know why it was available. The whole course is in poor condition particularly the greens. And the restrooms at hole 6/7 are disgusting. One of our carts was running out of power... More 

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

This place is a joke. People are rude and pretentious for the worst golf course I have EVER seen. Don't waste your time or money on this place.

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Brampton, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
16 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We have golfed here in the past and enjoyed it but this time the course was in terrible condition. At first we thought it was us because we had not golfed in about a month but soon realised that the fairways were almost non existent and the greens were the worst we'd ever encountered. The staff were not their usual... More 

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Collinsville, Illinois
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67 reviews 67 reviews
20 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Had the pleasure of being invited by a new found friend while staying on Hilton Head Island at the Marriott Grand Ocean to come along for the ride when he was playing at the Old Carolina Golf Links. This course had a great abundance of nature which included gators, turtles, and some type of squirrels that had masks. This was... More 

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