Pleasant sunshine, pristine beaches, world class golf courses and parks make South Carolina as one of the best states in the United States for tourists to visit this spring. For a golf aficionados there cannot be a better place to spend their time teeing off; right from the golf courses in Atlantic coastline to the Jack Nicklaus’ challenging mountain courses to the oldest Pine Lakes Country Club in Myrtle beach, there are hundreds of exceptional golf courses in South Carolina making it the golfing capital of the United States.
It is not just about golf, there is always something exciting happening in places like Myrtle Beach that will make your visit truly memorable for the whole family. Unlike other top tourist destinations, Myrtle Beach is not an expensive place. The golf course range is also pretty wide, right from high-end designs by top architects that rank among the world’s best, to smaller and very affordable courses that offer fun and great value.
If you are a history lover, then you can get to see the oldest existing course in Myrtle Beach, the Pine Lakes Country Club which was built in 1927. Having undergone a complete restoration in 2009, this is a course where the old meets the new; the courses back nine portrays the original design of Robert White, the front nine was completely renovated to provide truly elegant, contemporary and world class experience. It is also often addressed as the ‘Granddaddy’ of golf courses.
One of the other old clubs in Myrtle Beach is The Dunes Beach and Golf Club. It was built in 1947 by world renowned architect Robert Trent Jones Sr. Though it is a private club, it allows outsiders to play through some reputed hotels and golf package providers. It is often ranked as one of the “Top 100 courses in the America”. It is also completely renovated in the early 90s.
It doesn’t matter what kind of golf course you are looking for, golf packages from reputed companies can save you a lot of money. Choose right Myrtle Beach Golf Packages and ensure you get a wonderful golfing vacation, that truly exceeds your expectations. Choose the package carefully to get the best value for your dollar. Here are some tips to get a great deal
- If you are truly flexible, then you got to wait for the last minute deals. You get many packages with rates of more than 50% off at the last minute. This happens because the resorts offer these discounts when they are sure that the occupancy will be less than 100% for that day.
- Go during the off season. Though it might sound uninviting, you get significantly better deals on lodgings and tee times.
- Always go with reputed agencies that offer best value for your dollar.
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