Shell Landing Golf Club is a Davis Love III masterpiece that was cited by Golf Digest as one of “America’s Best New Courses in 2002”. This 18-hole golf course wraps around the natural areas and wetlands of the scenic Mississippi that opened for play in 2002. To add up to the fair test of golf, water hazards are prevalent on the layout’s eight holes that gives golfer a 7,024-yard par-72 play from the longest tees. Shell Landing was given a course rating of 73.2 and a 128 slope rating. In 2003, Shell Landing Golf Club ranked #5 in “America’s Best New Upscale Public Design”.
This award-winning golf course also features the exemplary course conditioning on its five sets of tees to provide golfers a rewarding and enjoyable golfing experience. Aside from the challenging championship layout, Shell Landing Golf Club also features a 15-acre practice facility, storage, locker rooms, and the pro-line rental clubs. The area is also being highlighted by a stunning clubhouse where guests can gather for special occasions or simply relax with the beauty of nature. A restaurant that features the sumptuous Southern cuisine also awaits the guests after an exciting golf round at the greens.
Although the casinos are just minutes away from Shell Landing, guests still flock the resort not just to have the best golf experience but also explore nature at its finest. In 2007, Shell Landing Golf Club was again recognized by Golf Digest and was given the “Architecture Award” and named as one of the “Best Golf Courses in the State”. And being the coast’s premier golf course, Shell Landing was rated with 4 ½ stars.