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Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course

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Address: 10 Clubhouse Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29928
Phone Number: +1 843-681-1700
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Description: Nestled along the Atlantic coastline, Port Royal Golf Club, named one of...
Nestled along the Atlantic coastline, Port Royal Golf Club, named one of the "Top 75 U.S. Golf Resorts" by Golf Digest Magazine, is located on the northwestern point of Hilton Head Island. The Club is situated in the Port Royal Plantation along with the luxurious oceanfront Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa. In addition to being praised for its unrivaled golf experience, Port Royal Golf Club is also well-known as a world-class tennis destination. In 1997, Port Royal Golf Club was recognized as a "1997 Silver Medal Resort" by Golf Magazine for its three spectacular 18-hole golf courses; Barony, Planter's Row, and Robber's Row. Port Royal Golf Club, Oyster Reef Golf Club, Shipyard Golf Club and Palmetto Hall Plantation Club are all part of The Heritage Collection on Hilton Head Island. Owned and operated by Heritage Golf Group, a leading owner and operator of golf facilities nationwide, Port Royal Golf Club is committed to unrivaled golf and uncompromising service.
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Some of the holes on Robber's had signage examining the historic nature of the course name and of the ramparts built during the civil war and still existing. The course was in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
Curt H
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Stillwater, Minnesota
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chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Staff was accommodating and polite. They took our bags right away and loaded them on to our carts. Friendly staff even called us by name and were very helpful.

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Dear kidk, Thank you for your feedback and recent visit to Robber's Row. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your day with us and hope to see you on a future visit! Best, Ben More 

New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

From being in the hospitality industry for more than 30 years and having my career rely heavily on review's on tripadvisor and other rating websites, I have NEVER actually filled out a comment myself after many years of extensive travel. Therefore you can see that my experience last week at this course was one that I felt I needed to... More 

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Dear G W, I want to apologize for your experience at Robber's Row and thank you your feedback and candor. Our goal is to make all of our guests feel welcomed and provide a facility to relax away from the worries of everyday life. Unfortunately, our team failed you in that effort and we're taking steps to train our expectations... More 

Stillwater, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Some of the holes on Robber's had signage examining the historic nature of the course name and of the ramparts built during the civil war and still existing. The course was in good shape although some holes have trees hanging over the fairway making for a tighter shot than initial thoughts might suggest. We received a cheaper rate because of... More 

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Dear Curt H, Thank you for playing Robber's Row during your trip to Hilton Head! We're proud to keep the history of that site alive and are glad to hear you enjoyed experiencing it. Hope your travels are well and that we'll see you on your next trip to Hilton Head! Best, Ben More 

Baltimore
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The course is in top notch condition. I don't mind paying the required cart fee when it is this nice. We have playing privileges from our timeshare so the cost is only the cart fee. If we did not have this privilege we could not play here.The atmosphere of Port Royal is a bit pretentious for a duffer like myself.... More 

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Dear Dale R, Thank you very much for your recent visit and feedback on Robber's Row. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the golf course and hope that we'll see you again on your next visit! Best, Ben More 

Hilton Head, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This golf course can be used by the public. It is well maintained and a challenge to many. The cart paths wind in and around the homes of Port Royal. Watch out for the alligators!

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Dear Christine, Thank you for your recent visit and feedback on Robber's Row. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the day and spotted some of our wildlife on the course! Best, Ben More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

My husband and I really enjoyed this course. Brian Crum was great as were the cart guys. We look forward to playing again!

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Dear golfgal80, Thank you for your recent visit and feedback on Robber's Row. We're very fortunate to have great people like Brian on our team! Hope your travels have been good and that we'll see you on your next visit to Hilton Head. Best, Ben More 

North Carolina
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123 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

There is nothing spectacular about Robber's Row but it is a fun place to play. Mostly flat, but the greens and traps make for a good challenge for the average golfer. The course was in good condition and the staff were all excellent

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Dear retiree2, Thank you very much for your recent visit and feedback! I'm happy to hear our maintenance team's hard work is showing on the golf course. Hope you've had safe travels and that we'll see you on your next visit. Best, Ben More 

Toronto, Canada
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156 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Have golfed all 3 PR courses numerous times. Thought it time to write a review! Conditions are excellent. Greens roll well and consistent. Tee boxes well kept. Layout of Robbers Row is challenging enough for good golfers but open enough for those of us who enjoy seeing the entire course haha. Nice touch with the historical info as you go... More 

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recent visit and feedback about Robber's Row! Our grounds crew has been working hard to keep the course in great shape and I appreciate hearing that our staff treated you well. Hope you've had safe travels and that we'll see you again soon! Best, Ben More 

Akron, Ohio, USA
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51 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

didn't realize played the same course last year. Nice course with some history site markers spread about. Great app to download, worth doing.

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

Dear Mardi G, Thank you for your feedback and returning to visit us at Port Royal. I'm glad to hear you're trying out our new app - we're excited about what it offers! Best, Ben More 

Burlington, Canada
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211 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Lots of history on this course. You play where the old town once stood, they have a historic plate to show you. The course is challenging and has great scenery. Well worth the visit if you like golf

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Ben S, Head Golf Professional at Port Royal Golf Club - Robber's Row Course, responded to this review

I'm pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit, thank you for your feedback of Robber's Row! Best, Ben More 

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