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Address: Saint Simons Island, GA
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Three nine-hole championship golf courses offer players 27 awe-inspiring...

Three nine-hole championship golf courses offer players 27 awe-inspiring holes bordered by majestic oaks, lush palmetto groves and scenic lakes.

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A very enjoyable day of golf

While staying on St. Simons Island for a March vacation, we planned to check out the local courses. Sea Palms was the first course we played, and we will definitely go back for... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
jim8151
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Hilton Head Island, SC
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Chelsea, United States
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35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we checked into the resort they mentioned something called Foot Golf. As non-golfers we were interested in learning more. We arrived the next morning (didn't need a reservation) and did 9 holes of Foot Golf. It was SO much fun. We rented two golf carts and that was nice not having to walk the whole course. Regular golfers were... More 

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Hilton Head Island, SC
1 review
Reviewed 6 March 2017

While staying on St. Simons Island for a March vacation, we planned to check out the local courses. Sea Palms was the first course we played, and we will definitely go back for another round. The staff is friendly, the course is well maintained, challenging in spots, but pretty much right there in front of you, with minimal trickery. I'm... More 

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Hilliard, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Wonderful experience. Came here late in the evening after a terrible experience at the Westin. Staff was friendly and helpful. Cost was very reasonable and the room was great. Stayed in a 1 bedroom king suite and it was great.

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66 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Golfed 2 days over the Christmas holiday . The first round was great however the second day there were 2 groups ahead of us that had the entire course backed up. While I appreciate this is a resort course and vacations bring out the inexperienced golfers who insist on hitting off the back tees, it is not fair to those... More 

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Brunswick, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 13 December 2016

It's a real shame that ownership decided not to fix the driving range after Hurricane Mathew. I think they severely underestimate the importance of a driving range to Members and the casual golfer. I will be moving my weekend rounds to King and Prince until they decide to wake up and reopen the driving range!!

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Thank Golfer908
Downers Grove, Illinois
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181 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Was here for a conference. The plusses: The beds were new, the room was clean, there is a new fitness center with good equipment, great pool area. Almost everyone is extremely friendly and helpful. We went to the pro-shop to inquire about renting bikes while we were there. We were taken to the back area and shown what our options... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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50 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The staff here are excellent, food above average. Rooms clean and comfortable. Will do this again. So many restaurants, museums, walking paths and shopping is terrific. Love Saint Simons Island, Georgia.

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Thank Kathy F
Wiscasset, Maine, USA
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256 reviews
120 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015

We really enjoyed our play here on this course. There were no crowds, and the pace was excellent. With the exception of the 1st hole ( wet ) the fairways were superb. A few of the greens were spotty, but the pin placements negated the worst of these. The course is truly delightful.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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61 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Still a challenging golf course with a nice layout. Headed off in a twosome and played the front 9 very quickly. Caught up with traffic on the back and frankly after 16, we bolted for the parking lot. Not a thing to eat or drink the entire time. Had no idea there was no beverage/snack cart service, and it was... More 

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Thank gtsports
Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Great golf course, good accomodations, great food and service at the Public House, especially from Amanda

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