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Shell Landing Golf Course

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Address: 3499 Shell Landing Blvd., Gautier, MS 39553
Phone Number: 228-497-5683
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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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Resort-Style Course but Not Resort Prices

Davis Love III course with fair amount of water and wilderness areas in play. Heavily bunkered. Big, undulating greens. Chsllenging but fair. Played on a soggy Sunday morning... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Mark H
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League City, Texas
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League City, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Davis Love III course with fair amount of water and wilderness areas in play. Heavily bunkered. Big, undulating greens. Chsllenging but fair. Played on a soggy Sunday morning in 3:30 in a threesome.

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Woodstock, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Shell Landing is a tough course but I found as a Senior Player that moving to the White tees was the way to go .. This made the course very playable and with 7 pars felt that the green in regulation was fair for a 16 handicap --course took a lot of rain from Bad wetaher but even after that... More 

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Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Played here on our second trip to Biloxi. It was recommended by a local that we'd met in the Julep Room at Aunt Jenny's restaurant. We had been leaning toward playing the Bridges, but he was the second person to discourage that course based on difficulty. He said "You will not feel good about yourself after playing there". We came... More 

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Brooksville, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Great course, fair but challenging for women, we always play anytime we go to Biloxi for gambling...only issue are the no seeums...little bugs that come off the water, but bug spray fixes that....very enjoyable course and personnel.

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Thank Cheryl F
Bella Vista, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Love this course. Scenic and well cared for. Nice clubhouse. Very pleasant and helpful personnel. Enjoyed my round. Free lunch with 18 holes.

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Thank ltlbit44
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

The course was incredible. The views are nice and the course was in great shape. The fairway bunkers are deep and should be avoided. My only complaints are that the starter was extremely rude and tried to force us to pair up with someone when it was not necessary. He also had a terrible attitude and overall not a nice... More 

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Texarkana, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 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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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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