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OCTOBER 26, 2023 - OCTOBER 29, 2023 | 3 NIGHTS | 4 ROUNDS | 8 GOLFERS | $1,550.00 USDpp
November 9, 2022
Many thanks for your inquiry, we would love to be your resource for all your golf travel needs!
Epic Golf Travel was founded over 25 years ago and our company partners are PGA Professionals who have over 75 years of golf industry and travel experience. We are members of the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO), the leading international golf tourism organization, as well as the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA). Our commitment is to deliver an exceptional golf travel experience... every client, every trip, every time.
Our approach is based on three guiding principles... exceptional service, unprecedented value for your dollar and a fantastic golf travel experience.
The attached schedule is based on 8 golfers traveling and includes 3 nights lodging, 4 rounds of golf, including The Ocean Course, and numerous other inclusions listed below.
Your suggested lodging has your group staying in (2) 3-Bedroom Deluxe Villas at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. Each villa has 4 beds. More information on Kiawah Island Golf Resorts' villas may be found below.
Your suggested golf has you playing Ocean Course, Cougar Point, Turtle Point, and Oak Point. The Ocean Course is a walking-only course, caddies are included in your green fee; gratuity is not included. Carts are included on all other courses. More information on your lodging and golf courses may be found below.
Our prices INCLUDE ALL TAXES AND ANY RESORT OR LODGING FEES, there are no hidden costs of any kind.
Your monies are 100% protected from any Coronavirus related issues. Your trip can be rescheduled with no penalty should there be any governmental closures, delays or travel bans specific to COVID-19.
When we've reached the point where you're ready to book, you can simply click on the "Ready to Book" button contained herein and it will walk you through the process of making your deposit and other payments.
I look forward to your thoughts and please reach out with your questions or comments.
|YOUR TRIP SUMMARY|
|DATES:||October 26, 2023 - October 29, 2023|
|# GOLFERS:||8 Golfers|
|4 Days / 3 Nights / 4 Rounds|
|GOLF:||4 rounds of golf on Ocean Course, Cougar Point, Turtle Point, and Oak Point. Caddies included on Ocean Course (gratuity not included). Cart included for all other rounds.|
|LODGING:||3 nights lodging in a (2) 3-Bedroom Deluxe Villas at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. Each villa has 4 beds.|
|TRANSPORT:||Complimentary shuttle service to all golf courses & resort amentites. Airport transfers can be arranged at additonal cost.|
|TEE TIMES:||Tee times will be booked as close as possible to your group preferences|
|OF INTEREST:||Biking, Saltwater Fishing, Paddle Boards, Sailing Trips, Historic Charleston, Horseback Riding, Tennis, Kayaking|
|PRICE:||$1,550.00 USD per person|
|DEPOSIT:||$400.00 USD per person|
|TERMS:||Your monies are 100% protected from any Coronavirus related issues. Your trip can be rescheduled with no penalty should there be any governmental closures, delays or travel bans specific to COVID-19|
In order to secure all aspects of your golf trip a deposit reflected above is required with the balance due 60 days prior to travel.
Each golfer may make their payments individually.
WHY EPIC GOLF TRAVEL?
WE'VE BEEN THERE
We have real-world experience with every location and golf course we offer. We use our personal journeys to help create your custom trip.
THE EPIC TEAM
PGA Professionals, travel industry veterans and golf travel experts at our locations add up to a perfect blend of local knowledge and expertise.
THE TRIP PUZZLE
Fitting the pieces of your golf trip puzzle together is sometimes hard work. We make it easy by doing it for you so you just enjoy the ride.
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THE OCEAN COURSE
The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort hosted the 2007 Senior PGA and the 2012 PGA Championships. It will also host the 2021 PGA. The Ocean Course is only the fourth course to have hosted each of the PGA of America’s major championships.
Located on the eastern-most end of Kiawah Island, The Ocean Course has more seaside holes than any other course in the Northern Hemisphere, 10 right along the Atlantic with the other 8 running parallel to those. Although it was originally designed to sit behind the dunes, Dye’s wife, Alice, suggested raising the entire course to allow players unobstructed views of Kiawah’s Atlantic coastline from every hole. This improved view, however, made the course substantially more demanding as it also exposed it to the area’s brisk sea breezes.
Golf Digest named The Ocean Course “#3 Public Golf Course in U.S.”, #20 among “America’s Greatest Courses” and “America’s Toughest Resort Course.” It is one of only 17 “5-star” courses in North America in Golf Digest’s “Best Places to Play” reader’s poll.
GOLF Magazine has rated it #4 in its “Top 100 Courses You Can Play” list. The Ocean Course has achieved the designation as a “Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary” by the Audubon Sanctuary System, and has recently been named “Golf Course of the Year” by the National Golf Course Owners Association.
COUGAR POINT GOLF CLUB
18 holes, 72 par, 6,814/6,514 yards
Cougar Point re-opened in October 2017 following 10 months of renovations and upgrades. The renovations feature new grasses on all tees, greens and fairways, rebuilding all bunkers, rebuilding all bridges and bulkheads, and updating the irrigation system. Cougar Point worked closely with course designer Gary Player to ensure the original layout stayed true to his great design.
You can enjoy one of the most dramatic vistas on the island as you play Cougar Point’s front nine, which runs right along the Kiawah River. Cougar Point was recently rated “Golf Course of The Year”, by the South Carolina Golf Course Owners Association.
TURTLE POINT GOLF CLUB
Rated 48th on Golf Digest’s 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses, this Jack Nicklaus design is a low-profile golf course that delivers a high caliber golfing experience. Players from the Carolina Amateur, the Carolina PGA, the South Carolina Amateur and the 1990 PGA Cup Matches will all agree that the Turtle Point Golf Course is a true test of strategy and accuracy.
Like many of Nicklaus’s early courses, the greens at Turtle Point are relatively small. The course calls for players to shape their shots both left-to-right and right-to-left. You’ll need to be proficient with every club in your bag and won’t necessarily hit a driver on every hole. And true to Jack’s playing philosophy, Turtle Point plays best hitting to specific landing areas to get the best angles into the greens.
OAK POINT GOLF CLUB
Clyde Johnston, a noted Southeastern golf course architect, designed Oak Point on the grounds of a former cotton and indigo plantation. With its close proximity to the Kiawah River and the Haulover Creek, Johnston was able to mold the rolling landscape into an outstanding layout. With undulating fairways, challenging greens and winds off of the Atlantic Ocean, Oak Point is a great addition to Kiawah Island Resort.
THE VILLAS AT KIAWAH ISLAND RESORT
Many of the villas have oceanfront views while most others have woodland settings. All villa's nightly rates include all fees and taxes. There are no hidden charges.
Nestled within private enclaves and communities, almost all villas enjoy the best of both worlds – close proximity to all of Kiawah’s amenities, including pools, golf and tennis, and the peaceful reserve of this coastal getaway.
You can have as many features as you like or need - fully-equipped kitchens, dining room, living room, two, three and four bedrooms and private baths. Living rooms feature comfortable seating, flat screen TV's with a generous cable package and DVD players.
Many of the East Beach Villas are adjacent to or near the 21-acre Night Heron Park complex, the hub for concerts, special functions, sporting events and nature center. The park features basketball and volleyball courts, soccer fields, playgrounds, nature center, pool complex, and fitness trail complete with cardio and strength training stations. The park, villas and all resort venues are accessible by 30 miles of paved bike trails or by car. The 10-mile beach is also excellent for bike rides along the surf.
COMMITTED TO THE PERFECT TRIP
A COMPANY OF GOLFERS
We've traveled the world playing golf. We think just like you do, making us the perfect golf planning partner.
BESPOKE GOLF EXPERIENCES
We offer the finest resorts and golf courses in the world and customize each and every trip.
OUR SERVICE PROMISE
Our partners have been providing the highest level of service to their golf clientele for decades.
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU
You deserve a trip that is planned and executed perfectly, providing you with memories that last a lifetime.