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Thistle Golf Club

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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If you get a chance to play Thistle, DO IT! From the get-go, we enjoyed ourselves. Even the cart... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
George R
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Excellent 27 holes of golf and impressive clubhouse. Staff is friendly and practice facility quite... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Rod J
Sunset Beach, North Carolina
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Thistle Golf Club & Estates is an exclusive golf and residential community, located in Sunset Beach, North Carolina, offering a limited 145 custom golf estates on 27 magnificent holes. Enjoy the finest in country club living with a luxury resort...more
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1815 Olde Thistle Club Road, Sunset Beach, NC 28468
+1 910-444-2500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you get a chance to play Thistle, DO IT! From the get-go, we enjoyed ourselves. Even the cart was wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George R
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Excellent 27 holes of golf and impressive clubhouse. Staff is friendly and practice facility quite good as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rod J
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Golf course is back to great shape after a terrible winter in which had a big impact on the conditions of the greens. The course is a terrific play, gorgeous club house. Lunch specials were very good, I had the grilled flounder sandwich and it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

I love Thistle. It has a terrific layout, great fairways and greens, and has water and bunker challenges for every level of play.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Blake P
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Although it's a nice course, our experience with the staff members was horrible, to say the least. Not only that, they stack their 27 holes so that fast play is not only frowned upon, it's impossible. Our twosome had the 1st tee time at 7:30...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike H
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This golf course is in great condition. We played it in April and due to a terrible winter here in North Carolina many courses suffered severe damage to the greens and the Thistle was one of them. We knew what was going on because we...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed July 6, 2018

With so many options in the area, you don’t want to pick the wrong course. We’ve always been pleased with The Thistle. Bag staff and restaurant staff were fantastic. Many courses in the area are struggling with their greens, but not here. In fact the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jay H
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Played there on June 21st with two other guys. The men at the bag drop were very friendly and helpful, as was the gentleman in the Pro Shop. The golf course was in very good shape. There was some minor winter kill in a few...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dave K
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

I had been hearing about this golf course for several years and finally decided to try it. I typically play 4 rounds of golf in 3 days and try to choose the best courses. This course was subpar in every area; especially the greens. I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Saul M
Reviewed May 3, 2018

BEWARE ---"THISTLE RAIN CHECK POLICY". My group was scheduled to play March 11, 2017, but due to Snow, Sleet, and Wind they closed the course. We were issued 31 Rain Checks for this event. This year we were scheduled on Monday, March 12th, with 25...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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September 2, 2017|
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Response from LouFaulx | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest using the site the site zillow This site may help you a lot with your search. Lou
July 3, 2016|
Response from Jamie R | Property representative |
Yes,we have TaylorMade M1 and M2 metalwoods and Psi irons for rent, as well as, two Adams sets. The rental cost is $40 per set, includes bag and putter. If you are looking to rent a set, please let us know the date and... More
Mitch F
July 20, 2015|
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Response from Thebish128 | Reviewed this property |
Had good fortune in playing Thistle this spring. Best course in the area by far. As stated the starter selects the two 9's but when we completed 18, he said we could play last 9 no charge. Was a great bonus and loved all... More