The Island Life Golf
Named the No. 1 Golf Resort in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure Golf
Kiawah is nothing short of a golfer’s paradise. The Island’s world-class golf community features six elite courses designed by some of golf’s greatest visionaries, including Pete Dye, Tom Watson, Tom Fazio, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, and Clyde Johnston. The Kiawah Island Golf Resort owns and operates five public courses — including the legendary Ocean Course — and the Kiawah Island Club features two private courses for Members and their guests. Endless challenges, stunning natural beauty, pristine fairways, state-of-the-art instructional facilities and practice areas, and fully-appointed amenities make Kiawah Island the ultimate golf destination.
Two of the Top 100 residential courses in the U.S. – Cassique and River Course – are reserved for Kiawah Island Club Members and their guests.
The Kiawah Island Golf Resort boasts dramatic ocean and river views across five renowned courses designed by golf’s best.
Kiawah is recognized internationally for its impressive collection of world-class golf courses. The Island has proudly played host to several professional championship tournaments over the years including the 1991 Ryder Cup, the 2012 PGA Championship, and the upcoming 2021 PGA Championship.
• 1991 Ryder Cup, Ocean Course
• 1997 World Cup, Ocean Course
• 2001 UBS Cup, Cassique
• 2003 World Cup, Cassique
• 2005 PGA Professional National Championship, Ocean Course
• 2007 Senior PGA, Ocean Course
• 2009 US Mid-Amateur
• 2012 PGA Championship, Ocean Course
• 2021 PGA Championship, Ocean Course
Kiawah Island Club Golf Learning Center
The Kiawah Island Club Golf Learning Center includes a full range of instructional programs and state-of-the-art technology. The Kiawah Island Club Golf Learning Center is led by Carol Preisinger — a top 100 Golf Instructor — and focuses on technique, golf fitness, mental training, and club fitting.