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3.6
104 Reviews (104)
5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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Conditions
3.5
Value
4.5
Layout
4.4
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.6
Amenities
3.8
79.5%
Recommend this course
95 out of 104 reviews
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3.5
2 Reviews (2)
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Conditions
3.5
Value
5.0
Layout
5.0
Pace
5.0
Amenities
5.0
StaffFriendliness
5.0
100.0%
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3.3
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Conditions
3.3
Value
4.3
Layout
4.7
Pace
5.0
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.3
66.7%
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About

Holes 18
Type Resort
Style Links
Par 72
Length 7105 yards
Slope 130
Rating 74.8

Lady's Island Country Club is a local favorite, popular for its versatile design that is straightforward but offers enough of a challenge to keep you on your toes the whole course. Four sets of tees make it even more accessible to a wide range of skill levels. The club, which opened in 1970, is Beaufort's oldest golf club. With back tees reaching over 7,000 yards, the golf course is a long hitters paradise. The course twists and turns dramatically, providing tricky doglegs throughout. Not only does this challenging golf course demand lengthy and accurate drives, each hole requires thought and strategy. The terrain is mostly flat but several of the greens are elevated. In addition to the course, Lady's Island also offers a driving range with target greens, a putting green, and a chipping green with practice bunkers.

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Course Details

Year Built 1970
Greens Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Timothy Freeland (1970)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Proper golf attire required.

Reviews

3.6
104 Reviews (104)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 11
Dinner 8
Patio Dining 6
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 19
Water Hazards 18
Narrow Fairways 16
This course/club is great for:
Locals 22
Advanced Golfers 17
Seniors 17
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 18
Convenient to the City 12
In the 'Burbs 9

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Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart

Interesting Course

This was my first time on the course. As the other reviews explained - the course is under new ownership and it is evident that the old owner did not properly maintain the course. The new ownership is really improving the course as quickly and efficiently as possible. The greens were in very good shape and rolled true. The tee boxes are in need of some new grass and the fairways are thin - some seed and the growing season should help. For the cost - it's a fair price for the condition of the course. I would play the course again. I will definitely play the course again in the future after the new ownership has more time to continue to make improvements and properly maintain the course.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Course is on the come back

Great new owners!! The course is definitely headed in the right direction. John and his staff are doing amazing work.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
3.0
First Time Playing

Rain got the best of the course

All the rain has washed out the fairways on the front 9. The greens were terrible my ball bounced all over the place all day.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Good vulue for money

Course not in good shape Holes are close, so we walked.
Front nine under repair, son we plan as he's back nine twice.

Nice restaurant , menu is affordable, food very good.

There is no water not service cart.Not fun where is not.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Improving

This course has improved since I last played there in May. Some of the greens on the front still have some problem spots around the perimeter and the fairways have some thin spots. The back nine is immaculate. One problem that I have is that there are no water coolers on the course and it was a very hot day.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Coming along

The course has some problems with bare spots on the greens. The grass in the fairways is thin in some places. Once the fairways and greens fill in the course will be very nice. Most of the bare spots on the greens are around the perimeter with the rest of the green being perfect. There aren't any invasive grasses or weeds on the greens or in the fairways. The price is very reasonable so even if you don't think it is up to your standard it didn't cost you a fortune. I have to mention that the man in the pro shop was very friendly and helpful.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

needs help

Course acquired by same group that owns Sanctuary on Cat Island. New sand here also, hope they improve course more. First holes tees and greens bad, by back nine ok. Decent layout, thin fairways. Wouldn't play again until I heard of improvements.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
First Time Playing

Nice layout, poor condition...

Dirt cart paths...greens in terrible condition...gas carts.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Walked

Ladys Island

The staff was really friendly and he walked outside the club house to show us the first hole. We thought that was very polite. The course had slow greens although it was just aerated recently. I played with my wife and she just rode. We played in 2.5 hours. I would play it again when traveling to HHI, SC

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Great golf course

Course is in great shape. Will play the course again soon!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Good course for the money

This was my first time playing this course and I found it to be average. The staff we came in contact with did an excellent job with customer service, but the food selection was only small snacks no lunch items such as sandwiches or hamburgers were available during the time we were there. The practice facilities were average to below average. I will probably play here again in the future because the price was low enough and the pace of play was fast.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beaufort side trip

We wanted to see Beaufort, SC and play golf after so chose this course. We could not believe the price but found out why it was so cheap! Both the fairways, tee boxes and greens were in terrible condition. There is little or no grass on the fairways or tee boxes and the greens were as bad. The fellow in the pro shop was very nice and there was almost no one on the course so play was very fast. This would be a great course if the greens and fairways were greatly improved. The traps were the best place to play from .

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Good weather
Used cart

Long and Tree lined

The course has a great layout in my opinion, The one thing I would say if you can't drive at least 270 and control the ball play the whites. I played from the blues and I was at the edge of my ability for this course. The only negatives I have was the greens, they had just punched them the week of my round and they where tough. A lot of sand and some areas where not in very good shape.The fairways on the front side did have some deadpan areas, but the back was in outstanding shape. I will go back later in the summer and play this course again. If the greens and the front 9 fairways match the back 9 fairways this is truly a gem for the price.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Good weather
Used cart

Need love

Good layout but bas shap probable Time not the best to go there

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Friendliness Poor
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Good weather
Used cart

Nice layout!

This course has some interesting holes, is not terribly long, but can be narrow in some areas. Overall, my wife and I both liked it very much. It is fairly well maintained and not overplayed. The round played quickly and the value for the money spent was great! I would agree, however, with the others who complained about the car paths. The use chipped wood instead of a hard surface, and that could be good if they would flatten and smooth it out better. The bumps began to take its toll on my back by the end of the round. Don't let that stop you, though. This course is solid and I would definitely return. Worth the 45-minute drive from Hilton Head.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Average weather
Used cart

Lady's Island Country Club

Nice course in good shape , nice greens. However I cart paths new some work. An older course.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Walked

nice course for the money

Need to grade the cart paths otherwise a nice course.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Used cart

Not many hazards but long

Fairways are in great shape. Greens are good with some repairs needed, average speed. Cart paths are in poor shape. A few water carries and water alongside some fairways. Course is well drained. Difficult drive on No. 10.
Good value for the money. Worth the drive to get there.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Twice a year
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Lady's

The people running this course could not be more kind and helpful. They treat you more like friends than an intrusion. I will be back and I do highly recommend the course.

Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Fun Course

Had a great time for just $20. The course is in great shape, and it is a value at $30 a round regular price anyway. Took about 5 hours to play my round as a single, but the course was crowded and the two threesomes in front of me really didn't allow me to lay through. That is hardly the courses fault though. I would recommend this course if you are in the area. Way cheaper than Hilton Head courses for a little more drive.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
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