Old Waverly Golf Club


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   Old Waverly Golf Club Est. 1988

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Old Waverly is one of Mississippi's most admired parkland layouts, often rated as the No.1 course in the Magnolia state. This excellently presented Stay & Play golf venue combines Southern elegance and hospitality in equal measure. You'll need to stay in Old Waverly's on-site accommodations if you want to play this world-class golf course, which is generally reserved for members and resort guests only.

The two nine-hole loops play out-and-back from a palatial, conservatory-style clubhouse. This beautifully elegant building, which has many Scottish baronial trappings inside, provides a picture-perfect backdrop to the par-5 9th and stunning par-4 18th holes. Always immaculately maintained, the excellently crafted Jerry Pate & Bob Cupp design roams through a tree-lined front-nine, where stylish bunkering and slick run-off areas defend the top quality greens.

The opening three holes of the back-nine make good use of a small lake, which creates a more open feel, before predominantly tree-lined fairways resume. The lake returns in menacing style at the good-length par-3 17th and excellent 18th, which dog-legs along the lakeside to a dangerously water-defended green.

Stay & Play at The Lodge at Old Waverly, the accommodation is located close to the golf facilities.

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Making Contact

Old Waverly Golf Club
One Magnolia Drive,
West Point, Mississippi MS 39773
USA
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Office   +1 (662) 494 6463
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +1 (662) 495 5470

Email  
Website   www.oldwaverly.com
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Golf Pro
 
Chris Jester (Director of Golf)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - no effort to walk.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and residential.
 
Designer: Robert "Bob" Cupp & Jerry Pate
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7088 5924 5162
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 74.7 69.7 70.5
 
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How2Get There?

4 miles SE of West Point / 16 miles NW of Columbus, MS.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 resort guest fee, 18-holes (including golf cart): weekdays $132; weekends $162. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Resort guests staying at Old Waverly can book to play on weekdays and weekends. Closed Mondays.  No outside visitor play available.
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Other Information
Walking permitted.

Practice facilities
Excellent
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Did you know?

This venerable but not particularly ancient Golf Club has hosted many prestigious and top level tournaments, including the 54th US Women's Open, played in 1999 and won by Juli Inkster. For more details see Top Golf Tournaments at Old Waverly Golf Club.
Old Waverly honours a 19th century series of novels written by Sir Walter Scott, one of Scotland's greatest storytellers. The first in the series, called Waverley, was released anonymously, while subsequent titles carried the words "by the author of Waverley." For nearly a century they were among the most popular and widely-read novels in Europe. Scott's titles include: Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, The Lady of The Lake, The Heart of Midlothian and The Bride of Lammermoor.

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Published Ranking
2017/18 Golf Digest rating: 43rd best public course in the USA; 2nd best course in Mississippi.
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Location

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Latitude: (33.574538)
Longitude: (-88.607129)
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The Lodge at Old Waverly 
One Magnolia Drive, West Point, MS 39773
+1 (662) 495 5485
www.oldwaverly.com

Lodging options at Old Waverly include cottages, villas and condos, which can be reserved for one or more nights. Each of the cottages comprises four private rooms with a private bath, TV, etc. A common living area is in the center of each cottage with a sitting area, wet bar, coffee and ice maker. Each villa and condominium provides a private home with bedrooms, baths, kitchen, laundry and living area.

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