There’s no question that North Carolina is one of the country’s top golfing destinations. The beautiful weather and natural surroundings are just a couple of reasons why that come to mind. While there’s a huge variety of golf courses in North Carolina that are perfect for golfers of all skill levels, nothing beats the golf courses in Calabash, NC. This town is part of an area known as the “Golf Coast” so you know it’s bound to have some great spots.
Dream Finders Homes knows our homebuyers have a range of interests, so we’re always happy to build in locations where there’s access to something for everyone! If you happen to be an avid golfer and are looking for homes for sale in Calabash, NC, look no further than our Calabash Station community. Read on to learn more about this great community and the golf courses nearby.
The 5 Best Golf Courses in Calabash, NC
1. Carolina Shores Golf & Country Club
The Carolina Shores Golf & Country Club opened in 1974 and was designed by Tom Jackson. It’s located adjacent to Calabash in Carolina Shores, hence the name, and only 30 minutes to downtown Myrtle Beach as part of the Grand Strand golf community. It offers gorgeous traditional layouts with tree-lined fairways to guide golfers through the strategic and challenging course.
- 4 different sets of tees
- Gold tees offer a 6,755-yard layout to test accuracy & ball control
- Red tees shorten the yardage to 5,010 yards
- Open to the public
- Well-equipped pro shop
- On-site bar & grill
2. The Pearl Golf Links
The Pearl Golf Links represents itself as the “gem of the Carolinas” when it comes to the best golf courses in NC and it’s not hard to see why. It was designed by Dan Maples in 1987 with the idea of taking advantage of its location near the natural beauty of the woods and marshes of the Calabash River. It features 27 holes to complete 3 unique 18-hole golf experiences for players with a range of skills.
- The Pearl North – link style course with wider fairways and larger greens
- The Pearl East – parkland style course emphasizing accuracy over power
- The New Pearl West – 6 holes featuring the best of both Pearl North & East on the Calabash River
- Set on a 900-acre garden park
- Surrounded by beautiful vistas and wildlife
- Easy access from Myrtle Beach or Wilmington
3. Oyster Bay Golf Links
As one of the five best championship golf courses available through the Legends Golf Resort, Oyster Bay Golf Links is a great course to hone your skills. It’s won many awards and accolades for its rare combination of course architecture and strategic and innovative course designs. Imagine two island green par threes, marsh-oriented holes, cavernous bunkers, and lengthy par 4s. All thanks to architect Dan Maples and developer Larry Young, you’re sure to have the game of your life.
- Resort-style stay & play
- A range of packages and courses
- Amenities include unlimited use of the 30-acre practice facility, driving range, free breakfast buffet, lunch, and 2 beverages for every round
- Award-winning golf course
4. Thistle Golf Club
Golf has been around for centuries and the Thistle Golf Club honors its long history with golf course designs that pay tribute to the original Thistle Golf Club in Edinburgh, Scotland (considered the birthplace of golf). Not only are the architecture of the club and courses immaculate, but the scenery is also a sight to behold. The idyllic surrounding includes acres of wildflowers, wetlands, nature preserves, and rare wildlife.
- 3 unique courses and 27 holes
- Luxury resort-style club
- Traditional Scottish designs
- Annual events
5. Sea Trail Golf Club
No matter your reasons for taking to the green, the Sea Trail Golf Club has something for everyone. Though technically located close to Calabash in Sunset Beach, this golf club features 3 distinctly designed courses by Rees Jones, Dan Maples, and Willard Byrd that will challenge even the most accomplished golfers. Experience a variety of challenges throughout the strategic layouts and enjoy the game at its finest with courses reaching up to 6,711 yards depending on your chosen tee.
- Large variety within 3 courses
- The choice to stay & play
- Two clubhouses with full-service pro shops
- Lounges & dining
- Putting greens & practice driving range available
Single-Family Homes Now Available in Our Modern Living Community
Out of all of the numerous golf courses in NC, some of the best are near our homes for sale in Calabash, NC. Of course, there’s more to love about this golf-cart friendly community beyond its proximity to major golfing clubs.
Calabash Station is perfect for those with a range of interests due to its incredible amenities. Unleash your inner swimmer at the pool or unwind in the sun in the cabana. Outdoor enthusiasts will love the outdoor living spaces of our homes as much as the scenic walking trails, perfect for a stroll with the family or a brisk morning walk. Staying active is easy to achieve just outside the community too with easy access to fitness facilities, sports complexes, and beaches.
You’ll be equally impressed by the homes at Calabash Station. They include open-concept, modern living with stunning natural views and luxurious features. Enjoy the peace and privacy of the environment while having plenty of space to roam on 50’ and 60’ homesite sizes. Calabash Station features 1- and 2-story floor plans ranging from 1,654 to 3,356 heated square feet. Covered back patios, large lofts, sizable walk-in closets in the owner’s suite, study rooms, and open kitchens are just a few of the features you’ll find in these homes.
Don’t miss your chance to experience all that Calabash Station and Calabash, NC has to offer. This vibrant and family-friendly community is ready to welcome you home. Come tour the model home, browse the floor plans, and view a quick move-in home. You’re bound to find something you love here!
Connect with Dream Finders Today for the Best Homes for Sale in Calabash, NC!
Calabash, NC may be known as the “Golf Coast”, but there’s so much more to love about living here – and we can’t wait to share it all with you! Make sure to explore our website to learn more about Calabash Station or any one of our amazing Carolina communities. Then when you’re ready, we’ll be here to answer any questions you have. Connect with Dream Finders today!