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The Ocean Course

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Address: 12 Kiawah Beach Dr, Kiawah Island Golf Resort, Kiawah Island, SC 29455-5677
Phone Number: 800 576 1570
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Highly recommended golf course with dramatic views of the Atlantic.

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Beautiful Course

The Ocean Course was a great experience. It was hard to believe that the course was only 25 years old. The course was in great shape and the layout was beautiful. Many times... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Nixa, Missouri
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Nixa, Missouri
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Ocean Course was a great experience. It was hard to believe that the course was only 25 years old. The course was in great shape and the layout was beautiful. Many times, the only structure you can see is the clubhouse. The greens weren't terribly fast but were very smooth. A unique grass that I hadn't played before. The... More 

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Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
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36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I had a lunch date here without our 8 month old daughter. Lunch was very basic hamburger and fish sandwich but just what we wanted and good. A beautiful view of the golf coarse and the I ocean. We can't wait to go back!

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Delray Beach, Florida
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great experience with a beautifully manicured course, excellent service and an awesome view of the Atlantic ocean. The Pete dye designed Ocean Course is a great experience for a golfer. You must walk and take a caddy (untill late afternoon, when you can ride with a forecaddy) and this requirement alone made the experience even more special. There were... More 

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Duluth, Georgia
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354 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I played here with two adult sons. It is certainly an expensive round of golf. But as a special golfing experience it is worth it. We played in the morning with caddies. It is terrific to walk this course, a very pleasant round of golf. The course is spectacular. The scenery of the ocean is terrific. If you get a... More 

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Ford City,Pa
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Played Ocean Course Friday July 22nd with my three sons 16-20-24. Hot day but not too windy course was everything we had anticipated. Well maintained with two excellent caddies Travis and Josh. All of us are sub-10 handicaps with our lowest score 84 from the 6800-yd tees. Took some great pictures on a day we'll never forget.

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Destin, Florida
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's not cheap to play, but worth the price. You must use a caddie, but they're very friendly and knowledgable about the course, to help you get the best score and playing experience.

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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Expensive round of golf but few other like it. A course which partially runs parallel to the beach and ocean with killer views. A course with no sand bunkers (just horrendous waste like bunkers) and no out of bounds. Just tall grass boarding each fairway. Must take a fore caddy. Ours (Kyle) was outstanding. Knew where every ball of our... More 

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Rogers, Arkansas, United States
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Everyone should experience golfing on this superior course! BUT do not go looking for balls in water or high grass! There is nature lurking in the water and grass.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

The course is hard- no getting around that. Holes 1-4 play with a slight helping wind, then 5 thru 14 play mostly into the prevailing wind, and that set up wears you down. But it's a gorgeous piece of property that's well kept and is an experience to play. Make sure you take a look back at the PGA tee... More 

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

we played here at the beginning of June just after a tropical storm had passed the day before and you would not believe the course had any rain it was in fantastic condition. this as got to be a must play course for any golfer. yes it is not a easy course but the hole experience from arriving and then... More 

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