Old Carolina Golf Club

Bluffton, South Carolina | 18 holes | Par: 36 | 3440 yards

Looking back from a green at Old Carolina Golf Club
Looking back from a green at Old Carolina Golf Club

Veteran course designer Clyde Johnston took what was once a horse farm and created a stellar, difficult course that has had players and critics in agreement to its quality.

Featuring gently rolling hills, marsh, water and other hazards, Old Carolina Golf Club in Buffton comes in with a whopping 145-slope rating, making it one of the toughest tests in the Hilton Head area.

Most of the greens are well-bunkered, making your approach shot that much more important.

Par, yardages and course ratings

Tee Par Yardage Rating Slope
Gold 36 3440 0 0
Blue 36 3255 0 0
White 36 3075 0 0
Red (W) 36 2290 0 0

At a glance

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Clyde Johnston
  • Type: Public
  • Built in: 1996
  • Golf Season: Year round
  • Visitor Policy: Open
  • Tee times welcomed: Yes

Practice facilities

  • Driving range: No
  • Putting green:


  • Teaching pro:
  • Golf school / golf academy:


  • Pro: Yes
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes - included in green fees
  • Pull carts:


  • Week days: $18
  • Weekends: $18


A view of green surrounded by bunkers and water at Old Carolina Golf ClubOld Carolina Golf Club

89 Old Carolina Rd
Bluffton, South Carolina 29910
Beaufort County
P: (843) 757-8311
F: (843) 757-6844
W: www.oldcarolinagc.com

Reader Ratings / Reviews

  • 4 stars out of 5
    by Rob
    on July 07th, 2014 09:20
    Course was not in great condition, but definitely playable. The staff were very polite, plus you can't beat the price.
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