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Address: 12 Kiawah Beach Dr, Kiawah Island Golf Resort, Kiawah Island, SC 29455
Phone Number: 800 576 1570
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Activities: Golfing
Description: Highly recommended golf course with dramatic views of the Atlantic.

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"A Wonderful Experience....a Must Play Course"

I was fortunate to be part of a foursome that played before a company event. I flew in a day early just to get to play the course. I was nervous about playing the course with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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212 reviews 212 reviews
57 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

I was fortunate to be part of a foursome that played before a company event. I flew in a day early just to get to play the course. I was nervous about playing the course with three people I had never met before, but found the course very manageable if I just played my game (I was playing with three... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

A great experience even for an average golfer, if you play the right tees. Our caddie Andrew was from Iowa which made us feel at home. Ocean holes make it all worth while

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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46 reviews 46 reviews
19 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Very pretty course but bring your "A" game or if not just enjoy the beauty of the course .Definitely play at least once if in the area .

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Atlanta
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

The course and setting are as excellent as the reviews and ratings would suggest. Staff did a great job of keeping things moving. Our caddy, Joe, was excellent and helped me score much better that I would have ever hoped on such a difficult course.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

a very important golf experience for anyone who loves the game. very high end caddies. beautiful surroundings.....super challenging course.

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long island
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Played the ocean course this Sunday and had perfect weather. My caddie, John, was excellent and enhanced my golfing experience. The course was in great shape, greens were honest, the rough wasn't super tough to hit out of. Practice facilities were also well kept - titleist balls on the range. Played some great courses all over the world, this is... More 

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England
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52 reviews 52 reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Armed with hundreds of golf balls and dire warnings ringing in our ears we arrived to play the Ocean Course. In short, it's as good as advertised but not as difficult as was expected. I suspect this was due to the incredibly benign weather - 22c and a gentle breeze off the sea. Our three ball plays 6,600 yards at... More 

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Los Angeles
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Played 36 today at the ocean course and all i can say is its an incredible course in very good shape. I found the greens to be in great shape contrary to some prior posts. Used a caddy for both rounds. Take advantage of their replay rate. Great facilities and friendly service. Just driving out there was a treat.

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IRELAND
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25 reviews 25 reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Basically the putting surfaces are very poor and they know it! Blamed it on winter weather but we played a number of the other courses in the complex (except Osprey which we were advised by staff was in pretty poor condition) and the greens were excellent.

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Top Contributor
191 reviews 191 reviews
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123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Wow! What a freaking terrific course and even better experience! First, what a beautiful maze back to Ocean Drive and Ocean Course! Next, the clubhouse and men's locker room are top notch and helped make a great experience. Third, the customer service from bag drop to check in to servers in Ryder Bar to starter and of course, the caddies.... More 

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Address: Address: 12 Kiawah Beach Dr, Kiawah Island Golf Resort, Kiawah Island, SC 29455
Phone Number: 800 576 1570
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Kiawah Island

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