SANTEE, SC (January 2022) — A tiny lakeside town with a population of fewer than 1,000, Santee, South Carolina has morphed through the years into a treasured year-round destination for value-driven golfers. Located on the south shore of Lake Marion, the state’s largest freshwater lake, where a number of fishing world records have been set through the [...]
Santee, SC is home to three championship golf courses Santee Cooper, Santee National, and Lake Marion. All are located within about 10 minutes of each other.
If golf buddy trips are all about eat, sleep, drink, golf…repeat, then the Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship is the “Mother” of all golf buddy road trips. Is there anything better than taking your mediocre golf game on the road and testing it out with four rounds of golf, over four different courses in 72 holes of stroke play competition?
TRAVELERS REST, S.C. – Cherokee Valley Course and Club, Upstate South Carolina’s member-focused family club and mountain golf destination, announces its fall golf packages with stay-and-plays at its charming onsite cottages and the historic Westin Poinsett in downtown Greenville. Cherokee Valley’s cottage collection features three elegantly appointed homes along the golf course. Each is equipped with [...]
MURRELLS INLET, S.C. -- Allen Terrell, Director of Instruction at the Dustin Johnson Golf School, has been named one of “GOLF’s Top 100 Teachers in America.” Since its inception in 1991, GOLF’s Top 100 Teachers in America franchise has established itself as the industry standard for recognizing excellence in coaching, and Terrell, who has worked with Dustin [...]
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – The tennis and pickleball center at Sea Pines Country Club, Hilton Head Island’s distinguished private club, is ranked among the “Top 45 Racquet Facilities in the U.S.” by Club + Resort Business (C + RB), coming in at 14 on the inaugural list. In recognizing the club’s market-leading facilities, C + [...]
Golf course construction may have ground to a halt over the past two decades, but that hasn’t stopped a stable of high-end resorts and destinations from opening in recent years. Traveling golfers have been treated to the likes of new brand-new properties like Sand Valley, Streamsong, Cabot Cliffs and Big Cedar Lodge. And storied resorts like [...]
KIAWAH ISLAND, South Carolina – Recently, we took a road trip to one of my favorite places – Kiawah Island Golf Resort in South Carolina – to relax for a few days and check out this year’s venue for the 103rd PGA Championship, which will be contested May 20-23. All eyes of the golf world will [...]
The Grande Dunes Members Club golf course, one of the courses within the master-planned community located in Myrtle Beach, S.C. is now fully open after a series of renovations and course improvements took place. The renovations began in 2019 and were part of an extensive venture to update the 7,048 yard championship course and provide a [...]
Sea Pines Country Club, Hilton Head Island's premier private country club offering a luxury, Low Country lifestyle, has again received the "Distinguished Club" award from BoardRoom Magazine. The Distinguished Clubs program uses an exclusive rating system that recognizes facilities, management and staff based on a top-tier member experience. Sea Pines Country Club continues to exceed service, [...]