Golf News for Thursday, May 29, 2014 | Travel

South Carolina's Sea Pines Resort announces summer golf offers

HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- The Sea Pines Resort - site of the PGA TOUR RBC Heritage held at Harbour Town Golf Links - announces a trio of golf offers ideal for Father's Day celebrations and summer getaways.

The Sea Pines Resort was recently honored with a "Gold Medal" in GOLF Magazine's 2014-15 edition of "Premier Resorts." Additions to its array of golf facilities include the just-opened 23,000-square-foot, full-service Plantation Golf Club clubhouse highlighted by its newest dining option "Live Oak." The new first-class Golf Learning Center is headed by Tim Cooke as the Director of Golf Instruction.

The three offers are:

• Villa Golf Package: Play rounds on Harbour Town Golf Links and Ocean Course while enjoying private villa accommodations (1 - 4 bedrooms). The offer includes complimentary afternoon replays on the Ocean Course (based on availability), warm-up bag of range balls, 10% pro shop discount on retail merchandise, 10% food and beverage discount at the resort's restaurants, and use of the fitness center. Prices for four players start at $148 (per golfer, per night) for a two-bedroom deluxe villa for four nights with two rounds each.

• The Inn at Harbour Town Golf Package: Includes a stay at The Inn at Harbour Town - the resort's boutique hotel - as well play on Harbour Town and Ocean Course. Extras include free afternoon replays on the Ocean Course (based on availability), warm-up bag of range balls, 10% pro shop discount on retail merchandise, 10% food and beverage discount at resort's restaurants, and use of the fitness center. Prices for two players start at $319 (per golfer, per night) for a two-night stay and two rounds each.

• Ultimate 36: Starting at $273 (per person) through Sept. 21, guests can enjoy a 36-hole "golf only" experience playing both Harbour Town and Ocean Course. Harbour Town has continually ranked in the highest echelons of championship courses. The Ocean Course is an appealing combination of wetlands, bunkers and contoured fairways creating a contemporary layout perfect for all abilities.

"Sea Pines Resort is one of the most diverse and enjoyable summer destinations on the East Coast," says Cary Corbitt, Vice President of Sports and Operations. "Summer is perfect for enjoying our renowned courses as well as experiencing the new Plantation Golf Club and world-class Golf Learning Center."

While golf is the focal point, The Sea Pines Resort features a collection of topnotch amenities including a focus on tennis. The Racquet Club boasts 21 clay courts and is ranked as one of the best in the U.S. Five miles of sweeping Atlantic beaches offer everything from sea-kayaking to fishing to surfing. The enchanted 605-acre Forest Preserve is ideal for horseback riding and hiking.

For more information about the legendary Lowcountry destination and its golf packages: www.seapines.com, 866.561.8802.

About The Sea Pines Resort
One of the true crown jewels of America golf, The Sea Pines Resort if home to legendary Harbour Town Golf Links (home of the PGA TOUR RBC Classic) designed by Pete Dye and Jack Nicklaus, Heron Point by Pete Dye, and the Ocean Course. The resort's best-in-class collection of golf courses, amenities, meeting facilities and accommodations makes Sea Pines one of the most sought-after leisure and group destinations in America.

MEDIA CONTACTS:
David Wood (703.635.0577)
Buffalo Communications
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Jane Milbrandt (786.459.7794)
Buffalo Communications
jmilbrandt@buffalocommunications.com