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Sea Trail - Byrd Course

75A Clubhouse Rd, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4450
+1 800-546-5748
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Amazing layout at this beautiful course

If you are in the southeastern North Carolina or Grand Strand area of South Carolina, play the Byrd... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada
Great Golf

We golfed here yesterday and it is an amazing course. Well worth the money and plenty to see... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2016
Trenton, Canada
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The Willard Byrd Course requires a distinctively different approach thanks to a constricting tree line, challenging greenside bunkering, and lakes ranging from 14-20 acres. Strategically placed tee shots are essential for successful play on Byrd's undulating greens of Champions Bermuda. A picturesque and scenic 18th hole between two beautiful ponds finishes the course at the Jones-Byrd Clubhouse. The course measures 6,740 yards from the blue tees; 6,251 yards from the white tees; 5,561 yards from the gold tees; and 4,621 yards from the red tees.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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75A Clubhouse Rd, Sunset Beach, NC 28468-4450
+1 800-546-5748
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

If you are in the southeastern North Carolina or Grand Strand area of South Carolina, play the Byrd course (and the other two courses on property) when you are there. Challenging, fun and well kept by the Sea Trail grounds crew. Brilliant!More

Thank JDP0815
Jeremy P, Marketing Manager at Sea Trail - Byrd Course, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind words and thoughts on the Byrd course. You are going to have to come back in September when our anticipated bunker renovation is completed. Definitely going to bring the course to life even more! Again, thank you for...More

Reviewed 2 December 2016

We golfed here yesterday and it is an amazing course. Well worth the money and plenty to see. There were a ton of birds and even a couple of gators along the way. I would recommend this course for sure.

Thank marcia431
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The course was in fantastic shape after the hurricane. Greens were spot on, with very nice fairways. Hit a great stretch of weather. Clubhouse had any and everything a golfer would need. Would play here again and hit the other 2 courses they had to...More

Thank Tarheel101
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Since Maples was still closed we decided to go try Byrd..I found it to be more challenging for me then I remembered from our last vacation.it was almost dry enough to play and enjoy. Being a beginner I definitely had to try to figure things...More

Thank UrlaubGlacierView
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Course had been saturated with rain in the previous week but held up well despite the cart path only conditions. The greens on the Byrd Course are bent and although a little slow they rolled true. The course from the white tees is not overly...More

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 14 September 2016

First time golfing Sea Trail Plantation. Enjoyed the course and the staff were friendly. However, the greens needed to be cut and rolled, they were very bumpy and unkempt. The traps were disgusting, there was almost no sand in them and it looked like, in...More

Thank stevene254
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Dog Track! Aske to be paired up with a group a I hate to play a new course alone. Somehow tha never happened. Staff neglected to mention that green had been aerated when I booked. Heavily top dressed but uncut. Blotches of bermuda were 1/4"...More

Thank jn300m
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

At Sea Trail you have three 18 hole golf courses to play. My favorite is the Byrd Course. Always well maintained with nice greens. Only knock on this course is the cart paths. They repaved the Jones course cart paths last summer. Let's hope they...More

1  Thank Tod H
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We played the Byrd course as preparation for the World Amateur (a large golf tournament) and we thought that is was everything that was promised to us. The course was in nice shape, the price was superb, and the difficulty was easy-moderate. The course was...More

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This is a beautiful course, particularly the opening holes. Some of the greens are large and tricky, but were in great shape given this time of the year. Lots of interesting water hazards. We played on Sunday, there was cart service, and the course was...More

Thank Anita E
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