Category Archives: Golf

Well it’s been a few weeks since our last update.  Here’s our early june Osprey Point update:  Rest assured the construction crew has been very busy since our last update. At this point the crew is putting the final touches … Read More

While many vacation destinations offer special “family” deals for Father’s Day, Kiawah  offers its Family Tee program all summer long.

Well the crew has been very busy.  Here’s our latest Osprey Point renovation update. The new putting green has been built and awaits fumigation and final shaping, along with the 18 greens on the course. By next week all of … Read More

    On Thursday, May 1, Osprey Point closed for the summer for major renovations.  Since 1988, the Tom Fazio-designed Osprey Point has been a guest favorite on Kiawah Island.  Using the natural beauty of the maritime forest on the … Read More

No. 9, The Ocean Course at Sunrise By Bob Gillespie, South Carolina’s PRT Golf Insider When it comes to a national audience, few publications these days exceed the coast-to-coast reach of USA Today. So when its readers were asked to … Read More

Friendship Cup 2014

The eighth annual installment of Golf’s Fifth Major, the Friendship Cup, was held March 6-9 at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. The 36 hole tournament consisting of 92 teams playing in a two man best-ball format was contested at the world-renowned … Read More

Women’s Golf Getaway

Natalie Payne of the resort staff handles our special events.  She put together our yearly “Women’s Golf Getaway.”  While not a traditional golf tournament, this weekend provides exceptional value for women golfers of all levels of play. Two LPGA Professionals … Read More

Ocean Course Flyover

As many of you know, we have an Ocean Course app available on the Apple App Store (Search “Kiawah Island Ocean Course”) or for Androids at Google Play ( https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bestapproach.kiawah).  This is a complete GPS assisted yardage calculator for use when … Read More

Check out our recently released  History of Ocean Course Championships online video.  Narrated by CBS golf commentator (and winner of the 1991 Open Championship), Ian Baker Finch, the video uses interviews of course designer, Pete Dye, as well as interviews … Read More

Ocean Course Acreages

While most golf courses have a lot of grassy areas and between its holes, not so on The Ocean Course.  If you look at the total Ocean Course acreages, it’s not that much – just a tiny bit over 85 … Read More