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Kiva Dunes Golf Course - Public

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815 Plantation Rd
Gulf Shores, Alabama 36542
Baldwin County
Phone(s): (888) 833-5482, (251) 540-7000
Fax: (251) 540-7003
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Kiva Dunes


Considered by many to be Alabama's best public golf course, Kiva Dunes is also regarded by many as course designer Jerry Pate's finest work. The golf course is both challenging and beautiful, and though it doesn't sit right on the Gulf of Mexico, it has a great coastal feel to it with dunes, alligators, marshes and plenty of bunkers. The golf course's main defense is the wind, which is usually present. Pate designed the holes with the prevailing wind in mind, but it can play quite differently in the wintertime as wind direction tends to change. Kiva Dunes' par 3s are particularly strong with the Redan-style 13th reportedly Pate's favorite hole on the golf course.

Type Resort
Holes 18
  • Jerry Pate
Year built 1995
Guest Policy Open
Golf Season Year round
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Driving Range Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes - included in green fees
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Yes
Price Range Weekdays $59 - $92
Price Range Weekends $59 - $92
Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Accepted


Tee Par Length Slope Rating
Gold 72 7092 yd. 132 73.9
Blue 72 6464 yd. 129 70.8
White 72 5849 yd. 119 67.8
Red (W) 72 5006 yd. 115 68.5

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Gulf Shores Golf Package
Dates: March 1, 2018 - May 19, 2018
20% off spring rates starting March 1st - May 19th
Price range: $448