Heron Point at Sea Pines Resort tops Power Rankings for the week of Aug. 17

With Harbour Town Golf Links under the knife for a summer renovation, its sister course at Sea Pines Resort, Heron Point, has picked up the slack. The Pete Dye design in Hilton Head Island, S.C. leads the latest Golf Advisor Power Rankings with stellar marks across the board.

Part of the elevated experience at Sea Pines, in addition to some recently softened and enlarged greens, is a stately brand new clubhouse.

"I can't believe this is the same course I played a few years ago," Gsabert wrote. "Upon entering the brand new clubhouse and locker room I felt like I was at an exclusive high end private club. The place is gorgeous."

You can view the full top 10 overall courses below, as well as Golf Advisor's most actively reviewed courses.

Top 10 overall courses of the week

1. Heron Point at Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head Island, S.C.
2. Man O'War, Myrtle Beach, S.C.
3. Sewailo Golf Club, Tucson, Ariz.
4. The Witch Golf Links, Conway, S.C.
5. The Boulders Resort Golf Club, Carefree, Ariz.
6. Indian Bayou Golf & Country Club, Destin, Fla.
7. Hawk's Landing Golf Club, Orlando, Fla.
8. Sandpiper Bay Golf & Country Club, Sunset Beach, N.C.
9. Oakcreek Country Club, Sedona, Ariz.
10. The Wizard, Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Top 10 most actively reviewed courses

1. Dove Valley Ranch, Cave Creek, Ariz.
2. Old Corkscrew Golf Club, Estero, Fla.
3. Architects Golf Club, Phillipsburg, N.J.
4. Brandywine Country Club, Wilmington, Del.
5. ChampionsGate Country Club, Orlando, Fla.
6. Panther Lake at Orange County National, Winter Garden, Fla.
7. Man O'War, Myrtle Beach, S.C.
8. The Witch Golf Links, Conway, S.C.
9. The Wizard, Myrtle Beach, S.C.
10. Mission Hills Country Club, Northbrook, Ill.

Brandon Tucker is the Sr. Managing Editor for GolfPass and was the founding editor of Golf Advisor in 2014, he was the managing editor for Golf Channel Digital's Courses & Travel. To date, his golf travels have taken him to over two dozen countries and nearly 600 golf courses worldwide. While he's played some of the most prestigious courses in the world, Tucker's favorite way to play the game is on a great muni in under three hours. Follow Brandon on Twitter at @BrandonTucker and on Instagram at @btuck34.
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Heron Point at Sea Pines Resort tops Power Rankings for the week of Aug. 17