Matt Ginella on where to play golf on Hilton Head Island

It's a buyers market in the American destination golf scene, and the wealth of competition has led to significant upgrades and improvements on Hilton Head Island.

That is certainly true at RBC Heritage host Sea Pines Resort, home to Harbour Town Golf Links, which opened a brand new clubhouse and was entirely re-grassed in 2015 and is one of many of the ongoing upgrades at the island's iconic resort.

That's not the only place to play on this golf-rich island however. Palmetto Dunes Resort is another 54-hole resort worth staying at, while there are other daily-fee and semi-private facilities worth playing as well.

I detail a collection of the best places to play in this Morning Drive segment with Lauren Thompson.

Where to stay and play on Hilton Head Island


Recommended Hilton Head-area golf courses:

Harbour Town Golf Links at Sea Pines Resort
Heron Point at Sea Pines Resort
Ocean Course at Sea Pines Resort
Robert Trent Jones Course at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort
George Fazio Course at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort
Arthur Hills Course at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort
May River Golf Club At Palmetto Bluff
Hilton Head National
Eagle's Pointe Golf Club
Club at Savannah Harbor, Savannah, Ga.

Matt Ginella is Golf Advisor's Editor-at-Large and host of Golf Advisor Round Trip travel series on Golf Channel. Matt serves as resident buddy trip expert and captains a collection of VIP trips called Golf Advisor Getaways.
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Can you recommend one of the courses for mid level playing ladies? We will be on the island for a private yoga retreat and want to break away one day for 18 hours. March 2-march 10,2018

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