Caledonia Golf & Fish Club

5-star : simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.
   Caledonia Golf & Fish Club Est. 1994

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Caledonia Golf & Fish Club is home to the first solo design of the late, great golf course architect Mike Strantz. The course nestles in South Carolina’s charming Low Country, and sits atop an historic rice plantation alongside the wetlands of the Waccamaw River.

Stranz's wonderfully crafted layout is replete with tidal marshes, freshwater creeks and giant live oaks. This tree-lined parkland layout provides a wonderful test for your all-round game, with many attractive, skilfully crafted and challenging holes to enjoy. A must play if you are in the Myrtle Beach area.

MOST MEMORABLE HOLE: The picturesque par-4 18th borders the Plantation’s old rice field, demanding a precise tee shot that sets up a difficult second. Getting par or better requires a forced carry over water onto a green at the foot of the clubhouse. Don't be surprised if onlookers in rocking chairs, are betting on your success or otherwise in hitting this testing two-tier green.

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Caledonia Golf & Fish Club
369 Caledonia Drive,
Pawleys Island, South Carolina 29585
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Office   +1 (800) 483 6800 (toll free)
Pro Shop   +1 (843) 237 3675

  +1 (843) 237 4762

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Golf Pro
Steve Dresser (at True Blue GC).
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Steve Dresser Golf Academy (at True Blue GC).
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.
Surroundings: Woodland, wetland and residential.
Designer: Mike Stranz
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6526 5710 4957
Par 70 70 70
SSS or Slope 72.1 67.8 68.7
At the Same Location:
Just opposite Caledonia G&FC is its sister course, the also highly-rated Mike Stranz-designed True Blue Golf Club (par-72, 7126 yds from back tees, rating 74.3).
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How2Get There?

27 mi SW of Myrtle Beach city centre.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2018 visitor fee, 18-holes, peak rate in high season: $189-$219 (all days); golf cart included. [Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Walking permitted.

Practice facilities
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Did you know?

Caledonia Golf & Fish Club owes its name to Dr. Robert Nesbit, a Scotsman who bestowed upon his estate the name the Romans gave to his homeland, “Caledonia.” It is not known whether Nesbit acquired the property through his marriage in 1797 to Elizabeth Pawley or by purchase.

The Caledonia estate, which was worked as a rice plantation, remained in the Nesbit family until 1940. Records indicate that, at its peak in the mid-1800s, Caledonia’s production of rice was more than 700,000 pounds per annum, well above average compared to other plantations in the area.

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Published Ranking
2017/18 Golf Digest rating: 85th best public course in the USA; 22nd best course in South Carolina.
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Latitude: (33.449849)
Longitude: (-79.149428)
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True Blue Resort Villas 
9841 Hwy 17 South, Pawleys Island, SC
+1 (888) 483 6800 (toll free)

True Blue Resort Villas features spacious and well appointed 2 & 3 bedroom condos and full size garden homes. Enjoy an array of amenities including outdoor pools, outdoor jacuzzis, tennis court, childrens playground, outdoor grills and restaurant.

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Golf within 5 miles Litchfield; River Club; Tradition Club; Willbrook Plantation; Caledonia; Heritage Club; True Blue; Pawleys Plantation.
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