380 Brunswick Drive,
Calabash, North Carolina NC 28467
27 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.
Residential and woodland.
Willard Byrd & Clyde Johnston
Above distances are for the Dogwood / Azalea combination.
4 miles N of Calabash
Travelling north from Myrtle Beach on US Hwy 17, you will cross the border into North Carolina. Continue on Hwy 17 for approx 3.5 miles and then turn left into Brunswick Plantation. After 1 mile bear right for golf clubhouse.
Brunswick Plantation & Golf Resort: Three equally good nine-hole loops - the Magnolia, Azalea and Dogwood - make up the pleasant and relatively easy-going 27-hole layout here at Brunswick Plantation.
Sometimes lined with tall pines, other times occupying more open terrain with a scattering of younger palms, the gently undulating, good-width fairways weave their way through Brunswick's houses and condominiums, which are usually held a reasonable distance back from the course.
With the impressive mansion-style clubhouse occupying the highest point on the plantation, each nine starts and finishes with a flourish, and the best of the undulations and tree-lined holes. The middle section of each nine then moves into flatter and more open terrain, the real estate becomes more noticeable, and in consequence the holes feel a tad less interesting.
Several ponds of varying sizes, small creeks, earthmounding and relatively shallow bunkering lend good definition to the holes, and also ensure you need to keep your wits about you. The short par-4 6th and 7th holes on the Azalea-nine for example, are a typically mischievous pair - not a problem if treated with respect, but card-wreckers if you get your distances wrong.
The generally large (sometimes very large), subtly sloping greens are often slightly dome-shaped, but never too elevated. With plenty of water around, all three nines present their own challenges, difficulties and potential birdie opportunities; perhaps the Dogwood-Azalea makes the strongest combination, although that's certainly open to debate amongst the members.
Stay & Play at Brunswick Plantation & Golf Resort: luxury onsite condominiums and villa rentals are available; see Where2Stay section below.
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.
Must book in advance.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
The name Brunswick occurs quite often in the United States and Canada, the name often having been chosen as a compliment to King George III of England (1760-1820) who was descended from the House of Brunswick.
330 S. Middleton Drive, Calabash, NC 28467
+1 (910) 287 5890Visit website
1 or 2 bedroom luxury villas and condominiums are available to rent on the Brunswick Plantation - ideal for exploring the vast array of golf on offer in the Myrtle Beach and Brunswick Islands areas.
Crow Creek; Thistle; Pearl Golf Links (East and West courses); Oyster Bay; Sea Trail (Jones, Byrd and Willard courses); Ocean Ridge Plantation (Tiger's Eye, Lion's Paw, Panther's Run and Leopard's Chase courses).
909 US 17, Little River, SC 29566
+1 (843) 249 4848Visit website
Hotel is located on Highway 17, two miles south of the NC/SC state line and 1 mile north of North Myrtle Beach.
Brunswick Plantation; Thistle; Pearl Golf Links (East and West courses); Oyster Bay; Sea Trail (Jones, Byrd and Willard courses); Ocean Ridge Plantation (Tiger's Eye, Lion's Paw, Panther's Run and Leopard's Chase courses); River's Edge.
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