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Leopard's Chase Golf Club

6330 Castlebrook Way SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-5698
+1 910-287-1800
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Great course, but not great conditions

This is a scenic and fun course—the best at Ocean Ridge. The greens, after a brutal winter, we’re... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David M
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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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Good Layout - Course Condition not so much

We played Leopard's Chase on 7/2/18. While the layout was good and pace of play was fine (we teed... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Jeff M
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Las Vegas
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6330 Castlebrook Way SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-5698
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a scenic and fun course—the best at Ocean Ridge. The greens, after a brutal winter, we’re not great. They were the best at Ocean Ridge, but not great. The staff was absolutely outstanding—very friendly and helpful. The beverage cart woman was the best...More

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! Leopard's Chase is an amazing layout and we certainly strive to offer our guests the utmost in customer service and hospitality. Though the bentgrass greens at Leopard's were not affected by winterkill, the hot, wet summer conditions we are experiencing...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We played Leopard's Chase on 7/2/18. While the layout was good and pace of play was fine (we teed off at 7am and were one of the first groups out), the course conditions left a lot to be desired. The practice range, tee boxes and...More

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Leopard's Chase. We take all constructive criticism seriously and will do everything we can to address any issues and concerns you may have. We are certainly glad to hear our F&B and outside...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Course was in great shape. Pace of play was smooth and staff was friendly and helpful. It’s a tough course but not as tough as it was made out to be. Will definitely play here againMore

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your recent visit to Leopard's Chase! The course is in very good condition (despite the tremendous heat this week) and we are happy you enjoyed your time with us. We are currently installing new TifEagle...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

The Tim Cate design is a shotmakers paradise. Great fairways & greens (bent). But 5-1/2 hours to play 18???? Need Course management.More

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Thank you for playing The Big Cats courses and for taking the time to review your recent visit. Leopard's Chase is definitely a spectacular layout and the bentgrass greens are in excellent condition. We certainly strive to encourage and facilitate a consistently reasonable pace of...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2018

This course has a really nice layout and some good scenic holes however the course condition was significantly lacking especially considered the price we paid. The tees, fairways, and greens were extremely shaggy and made for difficult playing conditions even when hitting the fairway/green in...More

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Thank you for your review. We apologize the course conditions were below your expectations on the date you played. We are undergoing some capital improvements on two of the other Big Cats courses and it's possible some of the Leopard's Crew may have been assisting...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Sand, sand, everywhere there's sand...Water also, BUT, it's a great course and rewards accuracy, we had a great time and will definitely be back...The greens were in MUCH BETTER SHAPE than the other 'Cats' that suffered from 'Winter Kill'...Friendly staff and excellent pace of play...18...More

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review! It has been a long, tough winter (the coldest in 38 years) and almost all the local courses with bermuda greens have struggled greatly. Fortunately spring seems to finally have sprung and the bermuda greens on Lion's...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018

Played course this past weekend... most greens were in bad shape from difficult winter. You get the feel the maintenance budget is underfunded as course aesthetics are inconsistent with a $100/round course. 5 hour round with little concern from course ranger. Would recommend nearby Thistle...More

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Leopard's Chase. You are absolutely correct, the brutal winter weather definitely took a toll on our region. This is particularly true of of the sensitive grasses that make up golf course greens, as...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Played the day before the snow storm hit. Course was in very good condition. Greens, tees and fairways well cared for. This was a little tougher than Tiger's Eye.

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2018

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again when the weather is better!!

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Conditions were excellent from tee to green. Starters were friendly and gave a great description of conditions and what to look for on the course. Good price for the location and time of year.

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Thank you for the kind review! We are so happy you enjoyed your visit to Ocean Ridge Plantation and we hope you come back soon and Chase Birdies with The Big Cats!

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Reviewed November 4, 2016

Love the course layout. Each shot requires a fair but precise shot. Not much straying. I like that. I was told that by the beginning of November the greens would be up to snuff speed and playability wise. Wrong. Way too soft and slow. Nothing...More

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Bill L, Manager at Leopard's Chase Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2016

Thank you very much for playing Leopard's Chase golf Club. We certainly agree it is a world class layout! Regarding the speed of the greens, we must apologize if they were not as quick as you were expecting. The brutally hot and dry conditions of...More

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Response from Bill L | Property representative |
Thank you for you interest in Leopard's Chase Golf Club and The Big Cats Courses of Ocean Ridge Plantation. Our rates vary from season to season and even throughout the week, including afternoon discounts during certain... More
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