Outer Banks Golf
Although the Outer Banks is a beach vacation destination with over 130 miles of sandy beaches, it is also known for some of the best golfing along the east coast. With nine championship Outer Banks golf courses, both the experienced and the novice player will enjoy these beautiful and challenging courses.
Duck Woods Country Golf Club
50 S. Dogwood Tr, Southern Shores
(252) 261-2744 Website
Designed by Ellis Maples in 1969, Duck Woods Country Club is a visually stunning and challenging course that demands shot accuracy and precision on every hole. This semi-private club does allow public play however members have priority for tee times. Practice facilities including driving range, putting green and bunkers are available to non-members only on your day of play.
Holly Ridge Golf Course
8818 Caratoke Hwy, Harbinger
(252) 491-2893 Website
Holly Ridge Golf Course is located just 1 ½ miles north of the Wright Memorial Bridge in Harbinger, NC and is open to the public. We offer affordable golf on an enjoyable 18 hole, par 71course. The front nine winds through the forest and includes the many holly trees that gave our course its name. The back nine is a little more open but with a few water hazards to contend with.
Kilmarlic Golf Club
215 W. Side Ln., Powells Point
(252) 491-4220 Website
Located in Powells Point and situated along the marshland of the Albemarle Sound, the Kilmarlic Golf Club is one of the top-rated courses in the Outer Banks. Kilmarlic Golf Club sits among 605 acres of maritime forest and sprawling wetlands. Award winning course architect Tom Steele's classic design creates stimulating challenges with it's outstanding layout and conditioning. Play your way through canopies of giant oak, pine and dogwood that exemplify the natural beauty of North Carolina's Outer Banks and you will start to understand Kilmarlic's unique partnership between golf and nature.
Enjoy several Elan Vacation homes offering K-Club benefits which include:
- Preferred green fee rates to Kilmarlic Golf Club
- Special pricing for Kitty Hawk Kites activities
- Concierge service for K-Club and Outer Banks information
- Exclusive Transportation Service in the K-Club Van
- Special pricing to Corolla Outback Adventures
- edicated golf clinics and private lessons for K-Club guests
Nags Head Golf Links
5615 S. Seachase Dr, Nags Head
(252) 441-8073 Website
Designed in true Scottish golf links tradition by Bob Moore, Nags Head Golf Links is a known favorite among frequent visitors to the Outer Banks. Golf Digest awarded this course 4½ stars and exclaimed the holes located along the Roanoke Sound are "among the most beautiful in the eastern United States". Long hitters may find some advantage here as many of the fairways are separated by sandy dunes and wild grasses. Nags Head Golf Links features a soundside bar and restaurant as well as practice areas and a well-equipped pro shop.
Seascape Golf Links
300 Eckner St., Kitty Hawk
(252) 261-2158 Website
Located in Kitty Hawk and just one block from the ocean, Sea Scape Golf Links is a Scottish links style course designed by former Masters Champion Art Wall. The course uses the windswept sand dunes and maritime forest to showcase the natural beauty of the Outer Banks. Dramatic elevation changes offer ocean views on several holes.
The Carolina Club
127 Carolina Club Dr., Grandy
(252) 453-3588 Website
Considered a "Local's Choice" for great golf in the Outer Banks, The Carolina Club is a professionally groomed 7,000 yard, par 72 golf course located in the town of Grandy. The Carolina Club features superb bentgrass greens and a picturesque par-3 island green. Five sets of tees allow you to match your game to the challenge, to ensure that all skill levels can have an enjoyable time. All of this, compounded with strong ocean breezes will have you reaching for every club in your bag!
The Currituck Club
620 Currituck Clubhouse Dr., Corolla
(252) 453-9400 Website
"Sculpted on the type of land where golf began" says Rees Jones, Currituck Club Architect and 1995 Golf World course architect of the year. Located in the Northern Outer Banks in the town of Corolla, the Currituck offers spectacular shoreline scenery stretching over 6800 feet of dunes, wetlands and forest. This must-play course is considered a top pick in North Carolina by Golf Digest and Golf Magazine.
The Pointe Golf Club
308 Pointe Golf Club Dr, Powells Point
(252) 491-8388 Website
One of our top-picks, The Pointe Golf Club in Powells Point offers incredible views of Currituck Sound and well-maintained fairways adorned with pristine pines and wax myrtles. Touted by the USGA as some of the finest putting surfaces in the southeast, The Pointe is recognized as one of the most player-friendly golf courses on the Outer Banks.