April 6, 2023 • Hilton Head

At Home On The Range

It’s that time of year when the golf world’s focus turns to the Southeast United States, beginning with the Masters at Augusta National Golf Course, followed by the RBC Heritage at Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island. Having an annual PGA Tour event in our own backyard is a testament to not just the quality of play found in the Lowcountry, but the camera-ready settings and expert hospitality. You don’t have to be a pro or even get a ticket to experience some legendary greens; take a look at these highly-ranked courses in communities you can call home!

Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head Island 

Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island has held the RBC Heritage at the Harbour Town Golf Links since 1969, when Arnold Palmer won the inaugural tournament. The 2023 PGA Tour event will take place April 10-16, and tickets are only available via resale. This Charles Fraser-developed community spans over 5,000 acres of serene natural landscapes with amenities like horseback riding, watersports activities, a state-of-the-art fitness center including tennis courts, and an exclusive beach club. 

Average residential sales price during 2023 Quarter 1: $1,226,657

Colleton River Club, Bluffton

In the idyllic waterfront town of Bluffton, Colleton River Club offers two masterfully designed 18-hole courses and a six-hole executive course. The Pete Dye Course is a links-style design Dye himself described as the best course he ever built. No stranger to the spotlight, The Pete Dye Course was used for scenes in “The Legend of Bagger Vance” and has hosted the South Carolina Amateur, US Amateur Qualifier, US Open Qualifier and the 2015 US Junior Amateur Tournament. Not to be overshadowed, The Jack Nicklaus Course was named Golf Digest’s “Best New Private Course in America” in 1993 when it opened. Restored in 2017, the course’s challenges are offset by scenic vistas. With a new Athletics Center being developed and renovations underway on the Dye Clubhouse, Colleton River Club promises to keep elevating its member experience. 

Average residential sales price during 2023 Quarter 1: $1,590,750

Kiawah Island Golf Resort, Charleston

After hosting two PGA Championships at the Ocean Course, Kiawah Island Golf Resort is recognized worldwide as a top golf destination. Featuring the most seaside holes in the Northern Hemisphere, the Ocean Course, designed by Pete and Alice Dye, is on the “bucket list” for players of all levels. Kiawah Island is home to five public championship courses operated by Kiawah Island Golf Resort and two private courses managed by the Kiawah Island Club. With ten miles of pristine beach, trails, racquet sports, and restaurants, the lifestyle on Kiawah Island is a veritable hole-in-one. 

Average residential sales price during 2023 Quarter 1: $1,972,976

The Ford Field & River Club, Richmond Hill

Nestled among 1,800 acres of stunning Lowcountry views roughly 30 minutes from downtown Savannah, The Ford Field and River Club pairs Southern hospitality with modern amenities. This private club community offers year-round outdoor pursuits such as their renowned Pete Dye Golf Course, luxury equestrian center, and Naturalist Center, where residents can directly engage with the local wildlife. The golf course spans over 250 acres of idyllic coastline, following the natural shape of the local bodies of water. Dye achieved his goal of creating an award-winning course that caters to all skill levels and features a parkland-style front nine and links-style back nine. Whether residents seek to pursue activities on or off the course, this community has something for everyone. 

Average residential sales price during 2023 Quarter 1: $1,343,500

To learn more about living in any of these communities, contact our local offices:

23-A Shelter Cove Lane
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
(843) 341-2623

49 Boundary Street
Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 836-3900

300 Bull Street, Suite 101
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 234-3323

33 Broad Street
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 723-7150

Based on information from the MLS Providers for the period 1/1/23-3/31/23. Intended for reference only. Information is deemed to be reliable, but is not guaranteed.

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