Did you know that Charleston, South Carolina is one of the best golf destinations on the East Coast? From Kiawah Island to Isle of Palms there several world-class golf courses that are sure to challenge even the most avid golfers. If you’re ready to take your game to the next level, plan a visit to these Isle of Palms golf courses. In addition to great gameplay, these courses also boast beautiful views of salt marshes, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Intracoastal Waterway for an outstanding golfing experience. Read on to discover three of the best golf courses on the Isle of Palms that you need to book a tee time at!
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3 of the Best Isle of Palms Golf Courses
1. Wild Dunes Resort
No South Carolina golf getaway would be complete with a visit to Wild Dunes. Considered among the “Best in the State” by Golf Digest, Wild Dunes Resort is a premier golfing destination. With two outstanding public golf courses designed by Tom Fazio, guests can enjoy 36 holes of world-class golf.
The Wild Dunes Harbor Course on the Isle of Palms, SC, is known for its challenging design woven around lagoons, salt marshes, and the Intracoastal Waterway. Harbor Course’s newly renovated neighbor, the Links Course, offers stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean and an excellent design. You can’t go wrong with either of these picturesque golf courses on Isle of Palms!
2. Dunes West Golf & River Club
Nationally acclaimed by Golf Magazine and Golf Digest as a Top 10 Resort Course, Dunes West Golf & River Club features a championship golf course surrounded by spectacular Lowcountry scenery. Located in Mount Pleasant, Dunes West combines a masterfully designed course, a charming clubhouse, and beautiful water and marsh views for an unforgettable golf experience. Every level of golfer can enjoy 18 holes of world-class golf on the grassy greens at Dunes West!
3. Patriots Point Links
Featuring breathtaking panoramic views of the city skyline, Fort Sumter, and incoming ships, Patriots Point is a longtime favorite golfing destination. Patriots Point golf course is located on the edge of the Charleston Harbor in Mount Pleasant, SC. The links-style par 72 championship course offers a design that challenges the most seasoned golfers while still providing a leisurely game for rookies. The ever-changing wind sweeping across the harbor provides a unique experience with every visit!
You’re sure to work up a thirst for an ice-cold beverage after a day of play at these Isle of Palms golf courses. Quench your thirst with a locally brewed craft beer at one of the breweries near Isle of Palms! Westbrook Brewing Company and Two Blokes Brewing are located just across the connector in Mount Pleasant, so it’s the perfect bookend to your day!
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