Tradition Golf Club

Possessing unsurpassed beauty of natural vegetation, trees, water features, and waste areas, the Tradition Golf Club offers a challenging yet rewarding round of golf to every players. Opened in 1994, the Tradition is located near the the Willbrook community in Litchfield Bech. Ron Garl was able to shape this golf vacation destination into a paradise with picturesque views and landscapes. This par 72 course has 6,875-yard layout from the back tees with course rating of 72.6 and slope rating of 132. Known to have a traditional theme, this course is able to withstood the test of time.

The Tradition Golf Club offers various amenities starting from full driving range, large practice facilities, up to bar and restaurants offering fine and casual dining. In 2008, Golf Digest rated this course 4.5 stars and was included in the Top Fairways for 1998 by Golf for Women. This golf vacation resort was also nominated as one of the Best New Public Course by Golf Digest in 1996. Furthermore, the Tradition is included in South Carolina’s Golf Course of the Year in 2000. Putting together all these credentials, this golf resort has been offering excellent quality of service to their clients from the day that they’ve opened.

The Tradition Golf Club has several water carries which include the par 4 seventh hole being the longest of them all. Tee times can be booked online by accessing the resort’s website via the Internet. Aside from real time booking, clients can also avail of various golf vacation packages offered by the resort to honor the loyalty of their valued clients who don’t get tired of playing at their course over and over again.


The Hackler Golf Course

Being the only university golf course in the Grand Stand, The Hackler Golf Course is located outside of Conway, in South Carolina. This par 72 championship course is maintained and operated by Horry Georgetown Technical College’s Sports Turf Management program and University’s Professional Golf Management program respectively. This golf vacation destination offers breath taking views of the beach, natural vegetation, and rolling hills. Formerly known as Quail Creek, this resort is one of the most visited course along the beach. Built in 1968, this resort has been serving local and international clients which come back year after year to experience the same level of ecstasy while playing on the course.

Meticulously manicured greens, wide fairways, and various water hazards as well as sand bunkers make this golf vacation resort interesting and challenging. Accommodating staffs provide all the needs of the clients as they unwind, play, and relax on the resort. Having four sets of tees, The Hackler Golf Course is perfect for players of any skill levels. This 18-hole, semi-private resort has an open guest policy and year round golf season. Rental carts are already included in the green fees and visitors can enjoy sweating up on the practice facilities as much as they can. The convenience of an all grass driving range, restaurants, luxurious hotels, and sumptuous meals make guests wanting more before they leave.

With 6,812 yards from the back tees, The Hackler Golf Course has a fully stocked pro shop selling officially licensed Chanticleer apparel. Aside from an excellent tournament program, the resort also offers different golf vacation packages which allow guests to save a lot of money while enjoying their trips.

Sea Trail Plantation & Golf – Jones Course

Opened in 1990, the Sea Trail Plantation & Golf – Jones Course is located along the Sunset Beach in North Carolina. Crafted by the renowned golf course architect Rees Jones, this course became a favorite of local and international golfers. Having four sets of tees, this golf vacation destination allows players of different skill levels to experience a challenging yet rewarding round. With 6,761 yards from the back tee, this par 72 championship course has eleven holes in which water come into play. Added hindrances such as white sand bunkers, roughs, and natural elevation changes make every round of golf unforgettable for players.

The Sea Trail Plantation & Golf – Jones Course has elevated Bentgrass greens, wide fairways, large expanse bunkers, mounds, and pot. Rees Jones definitely exhausted all of his resources to guard his greens. This golf vacation resort offers various amenities including driving range, large practice facilities, private streets for walking, jogging, or biking, club rental, cart rental, fully stocked pro shop, and restaurants. The 90-seat celestial theater Museum with 40-foot projection dome is also located near this resort and can serve as the perfect educational trip for kids. The designer-approved renovations made in this course boost its popularity among local visitors and tourists alike.

Various golf vacation packages are offered to valued clients including 3 nights 3 rounds, 3 nights 4 rounds, 3 nights 6 rounds, and premium golf. The Sea Trail Plantation & Golf – Jones Course also accepts memberships for those players who wanted to have added privileges. A list of membership benefits is posted on their website. Visitors can freely book their tee times online and avail for packages to save a lot of money while still enjoying their vacations.

Rivers Edge Golf Club

Discovered by Arnold Palmer along the Shallotte River, the Rivers Edge Golf Club is situated in the most breath-taking landscapes Myrtle Beach ever had. The moment that Palmer set eyes to the property he was convinced that the place has the potential to become something very special provided it is shaped by the most precious hands. This golf vacation destination indeed is transformed from primitive vistas to a more mature traditional golf course infused with the modern design. Six holes of this course provide an amazing view of marshlands bisected by the Shallotte River’s bend sand turns.

The Rivers Edge Golf Club has various elevation changes, water hazards such as fresh water lakes, and sand bunkers to help players get the most out of the course. In 2000, Golf Magazine ranked this golf vacation resort as among the Top New Courses You Can Play. Offering amenities including large practice facilities, locker rooms, pro shop, as well as bar and grill, the Rivers Edge Clubhouse harbors breath-taking views of holes 9th and 18th perfect when eating breakfast, lunch, dinner, or snacks. With 7,000 yards off the championship tees, golfers of different skill levels can enjoy their rounds by choosing the right tees for them.

Various golf vacation packages are also being offered by the Rivers Edge Golf Club for those golfers who wanted to pay less and play more. Since the resort has only limited memberships, every hobbyist golfer is encouraged to register earlier so as to guarantee their memberships. Members can enjoy full range of services from the clubhouse, practice facilities, driving range, pro shop discounts, and more.

River Oaks

Secluded in the depths of 800-acre natural reserve along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, the River Oaks resort secretly blossoms in the heart of the hardwood forest. As golfers come to visit this paradise, they can’t help but notice how accessible the downtown is from their location. The quite ambiance and traditional theme of this golf vacation destination makes golfers think that they got away from all the stress they encounter from their day to day lives at the moment. However, best attractions are just five minutes away from this so-called paradise including the Broadway, the downtown, and the Myrtle Beach Airport.

The River Oaks resort harbors three courses namely the Bear, Otter, and Fox, which are based from native animals that can be found in the area. A clubhouse sits in the heart of the Otter course wherein hungry players get their fulfilling rounds of savory meals. This golf vacation resort offers elegant privileges for those visitors who availed on their memberships. Members enjoy 20% off discount in the pro shop as well as 20% discount in the snack bar. Members can also book tee times 7 days in advance and within 24 hours for other courses while League Tee Times are booked at least a year ahead.

Lastly, a golf resort is not perfect without their competitive golf vacation packages offered to visitors. These packages greatly help guests in saving their money while still enjoying the round of their life. The River Oaks resort help every golfer fulfill their dreams by rendering high quality services at the most cost-effective prices.

Ocean Ridge Golf – Tiger’s Eye

As golfers enter the Ocean Ridge Golf – Tiger’s Eye course, scenic views of natural vegetation and waste land await to greet them warmly. This is a perfect destination spot for those who wanted to take a break on their boring and tiring daily routines and unwind. Make every golf trip count by stepping foot in this breath-taking golf course and let the adrenaline rush through your veins as you make your best shots. This resort is carved from pine and hardwood forest making it possible for the famous architect Tim Cate to blend modern design to the traditional ambiance of the area.

Ranked among the Top 100 Public Courses in America for 2007 and 2008, the Ocean Ridge Golf – Tiger’s Eye course live up to Golf Digest’s expectations. A stunning combination of native grasses, waste land, wildflowers, water hazards, white sand bunkers, pine, and oak trees make this golf vacation destination the top of every golfer’s list to visit. Precision shot-making skills are required for golfers to get through different hazards and dog legs making every round an unforgettable one. A pro house, practice facility, driving range, rental club and carts, as well as famous restaurants and snack bars allow for maximum convenience towards the visitors.

With six sets of tees, the Ocean Ridge Golf – Tiger’s Eye allows players of different skill levels play their rounds just the way they want it to be. Savory meals are being served on the restaurant daily to help reward golfers even more after their game. Different golf vacation packages also make staying at hotels more affordable to clients. Some packages include discounts to pro shop and other services being offered.

Ocean Ridge Golf – Lion’s Paw

Described as the finest work of Willard Byrd, the Ocean Ridge Golf – Lion’s Paw course presents breath-taking views as players enter the paradise. When players approach individual holes, they begin to experience an amazing golf trip in which they will cherish for the years to come. Built in 1990 and opened in 1991, this course has an open guest policy and year round golf season in order to serve local and international clients well. This 18-hole championship public course features 7,003 yards of golf with par 72 layout. From the four sets of tees, players of different skill levels can surely enjoy their rounds.

With a course rating of 74.7 and slope rating of 130, the Ocean Ridge Golf – Lion’s Paw course is open and hilly leading to a beautiful creek valley and wetlands. Deep sugar white sand bunkers await players as they make their way through their rounds. Bent grass greens as well as various water hazards perfectly complement each other giving this golf vacation destination a traditional feel closer to nature. The Safari themed clubhouse harbors full service pro shop, restaurant, and lounge, as well as snack bar and elegant dining rooms which serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

The Ocean Ridge Golf – Lion’s Paw resort accepts credit cards for visitors’ convenience which include VISA, MasterCard, Amex, and Discover. Golf Digest ranked this course in Top 50 in Myrtle Beach while its golf shop is rated in Top 100 Best Golf Shops in America. Lastly, different golf vacation packages are also being rendered by the resort to help guests save a little during their vacations.

Ocean Ridge Golf – Leopard’s Chase

The Ocean Ridge Golf – Leopard’s Chase takes golfers into the par 72, 7,155-yard course layout to experience a challenge like never before. Being the newest course at the Ocean Ridge Plantation, the Leopard’s Chase is being ranked as the Top Cat among the Big Cat Courses namely: Tiger’s Eye, Lion’s Paw, and Panther’s Run. This golf vacation destination was designed by the famous architect Tim Cate. The course features immaculately manicured L-93 bent grass greens and mature TifSport Bermuda grass fairways. With 220 acres of natural coastal terrain, this resort is blessed with scenic landscapes, preserved wetlands, and native grasses rendering beautiful vistas.

The Ocean Ridge Golf – Leopard’s Chase has extensive landscape and drainage planning making it look extra ordinary compared to other new golf courses. Because of this, this resort is included in Top 10 Best New Public Courses in America by Golf Digest in 2007. This golf vacation resort has surprising elevation changes, numerous water hazards, white sand bunkers, and rolling hills. A spectacular cascading waterfall awaits every golfer as they approach their final shot at the 18th hole. Furthermore, this course has five sets of tees; red, gold, white, blue, and black which allow players of different skill levels to enjoy their rounds.

The Ocean Ridge Golf – Leopard’s Chase course’s various amenities including the bar, driving range, restaurant, showers, PGA teaching professionals, pull carts, and snack shops are available for players. Large practice areas make it perfect for beginners to harness their shot making skills. Senior citizens can also claim their discounts when booking tee times. In addition, various golf vacation packages are being offered to members and non-members of the club.

Myrtle Beach National – King’s North

Redesigned by Arnold Palmer, the Myrtle Beach National – King’s North resort has been ranked among the Top 100 For Women by Golf for Women Magazine and America’s Top 10 New Upscale Courses by Golf Digest. Worthy of its silver anniversary, this resort has been serving their valued clients for 25 years. This golf vacation destination is also named as South Carolina’s Course of the Year in 1997 by the National Golf Course Owners Association. Furthermore, the book “The 100 Greatest Holes along the Grand Stand” which is published by The Sun News includes King’s North’s holes # 6, 14, 16, and 18.

Having the par 3 third hole as a signature hole, the Myrtle Beach National – King’s North is famous for its island green with white sand bunkers shaped like the letters “SC”, initials of South Carolina. Arnold Palmer reconstructed the course in 1996 by moving over 7,000 azaleas and 400,000 cubic yards of dirt. This new golf vacation resort was formed by transferring over 600 hardwood trees and enlarging bunkers, lakes, and greens. Palmer also planted Crenshaw bent grass on greens thus creating the finest course ever built in Grand Stand King’s North. The 6th hole famous as “The Gambler” features risk-reward short cut opportunities.

The challenging 18th hole named “The Bull’s Eye” by Golf Magazine features over 40 sand bunkers making it difficult for golfer to finish their rounds. Aside from the exciting course, the Myrtle Beach National – King’s North also offers various amenities. Kids accompanied by paid adults can play golf for free. Various golf vacation packages are also being offered to help clients save a little money from their trips.

Man O’War Golf Course

For golfers who wanted to experience a tough battle, the Man O’War Golf Course can give them exactly what they wanted to experience. Rising from the depths of a 100-acre lake, this golf resort is designed by the famous golf course architect Dan Maples. Maples strategically placed back to back island greens making this golf vacation destination perfect for golfers of any level. The main hazard of this course is water as the holes are scattered all over different islands over the lake. Islands are connected by bridges in which golf carts can pass if they have to. Different white sand bunkers test every player’s accuracy and shot making skills.

Offering various amenities, the Man O’War Golf Course has a 7,163 yards layout and a par 72 from the back tees. This resort has three holes with a strategic cross hazard which has a historic racetrack used in training champions. As golfers set foot to this course during their golf trips, British Isles with large greens, pot bunkers, double fairways, and sand dunes greet them perfectly. The ever present eastern shore winds also add to the challenge golfers faced every single round. With four sets of tees, this resort sits in the westerly part of Glen Riddle.

In this course, USGA rules govern all play which includes wearing of proper golf attire when playing, repairing greens when necessary, and raking bunkers after making the shot in it. The Man O’War Golf Course also offers various competitive golf vacation packages aside from the amenities. These packages can help visitors save a lot of money during their trips while having to enjoy their tough experiences.