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Bay Creek Resort & Club

1 Clubhouse Way,

Cape Charles, Virginia 23310

  • Office

    +1 (757) 331 8620
  • Pro shop

    +1 (757) 331 8620
  • Fax

    +1 (757) 331 8639
  • Golf pro

    Joe Burbee (PGA, Director of Golf); Zach Pfingst (PGA, Head Golf Professional).

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Relatively flat terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland, wetland and residential; both the Nicklaus and Palmer courses have bayside holes (Chesapeake Bay) and creekside holes (Old Plantation Creek).

  • Designer:

    An Arnold Palmer Signature Golf Course.
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7250
6328
5195
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
75.3
70.9
71.3

At the same location:

Above distances are for the Palmer course. Also at Bay Creek is the 18-hole, par-72 Nicklaus course (7,417 yds from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

37.249905

Longitude:

-76.009319

How to get there:

1 mi S of Cape Charles / 41 mi NE of Norfolk.

Bay Creek Resort & Club (Palmer course)

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.

Est. 2001

Bay Creek Resort & Club is home to two top-quality 18-hole championship layouts, the Nicklaus and Palmer golf courses.

Like its sibling, the Palmer course is a championship layout that ranks with some of the best in Virginia. This tree-lined and open parkland course 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 area. At this Stay&Play venue, the on-site accommodations are located close to the golf facilities.
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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes, peak rate in high season (April thru' Oct): $115 (all days). Golf cart included.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Golf carts are fitted with GPS.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

The nearby town of Cape Charles, located close to the mouth of Chesapeake Bay, was founded in 1884 by railroad and ferry operators. For many years the town was home to the Little Creek-Cape Charles Ferry, which provided a passenger and car ferry service across the Bay to Norfolk and Hampton. The ferry service ceased to operate in 1963.

Where2Stay

  • Bay Creek Resort Vacation Rentals

    3335 Stone Rd, Cape Charles, VA 23310

    +1 (757) 331 8750

    Visit website
    Bay Creek's vacation homes (generally available for two or more nights at a time) have been named, furnished and equipped by their owners. Many have decks or patios, grills, beach chairs and modern day comforts. The Fairways condos are 3-bedroom, 2-bath units, with garages and either a balcony or patio. The New Quarter carriage homes offer garages, spacious rooms with vaulted ceilings, backyards patios and second floor lofts.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      Bay Creek (Nicklaus and Palmer courses)

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      No

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      No

  • Bay Haven InnB&B

    403 Tazewell Ave, Cape Charles, VA 23310

    +1 (757) 331 2838

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    The Bay Haven Inn is a historical bed and breakfast. The colonial revival home, built in 1906 by Norfolk architect James W. Lee, features a newly restored wrap-around porch, beautiful manicured lawns and gardens and guest rooms that are reminiscent of the architecture and history of the home’s early time.
    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Bay Creek

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      No

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