Charleston is famous for its golf courses. From golf resorts to private country clubs and from PGA tournaments to collegiate championships, Charleston and its communities offer endless ways for residents, home buyers, and tourists to enjoy the golf courses designed by legendary architects. Here are our picks for the best courses and best golfing communities in the Charleston area.
Fondly known as “The Muni,” the Charleston Municipal Golf Course on James Island is a course you don’t want to leave off your golfing bucket list. The layout and 6 sets of tees challenge players of all skill levels, even those competing in the Charleston City Amateur.
Best View from the Fairways: Patriot’s Point Links
Runner Up: Oak Point Course, Kiawah Resort
Nothing beats a view of the Ravenel Bridge and Charleston Harbor, especially from the golf course. Patriot’s Point Links is famous for its incredible panoramic views and waterfront location, but it’s also known for its amenities.
Runner Up: RiverTowne Country Club
Out of Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s five courses, the Ocean Course is the best. It has hosted the 2007 Senior PGA and 2012 PGA Championships, and will host the 2021 PGA Championships.
Best Luxury Lifestyle: Wild Dunes Resort
Runner Up: Daniel Island Club
Featuring two courses designed by Tom Fazio, Wild Dunes Resort in Isle of Palms offers a sought-after lifestyle. Since the resort is located on a barrier island with easy access to the beach and marinas, the estate homes near the golf course can sell for upwards of $3,000,000.
Runner Up: Bull’s Bay Golf Club
This James Island golf course traces its roots back to the late 1700s. Today, members can enjoy the incredible amenities, including the restored golf course, grand clubhouse, and recreation facilities.
Find Your New Home in a Golfing Community
Charleston’s golf course homes and communities remain popular among buyers because of their prestige, endless amenities, and challenging layouts. As avid golfers ourselves, we are familiar with the local lifestyle and the golf communities that you would enjoy calling home. Call us at 843.352.0300 and let’s find the home of your dreams.