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Long Bay Golf Club

  • Overall: - 9.00

Upon arrival at Long Bay Golf Club, the majestic statue of “The Golden Bear,” Jack Nicklaus, is first to greet you – and serve notice that you’re in for an unparalleled, one-of-a-kind golfing experience.

Designed and opened in 1989, Long Bay boasts a series of undulating and elevated greens that have set this design apart in the Grand Strand golf scene. Its iconic par-4 10th hole is no exception, and also features a stunning arrangement of waste bunkering and moguls that’s prevalent on several holes throughout the course.

Long Bay’s series of par 3 holes showcases a stunning island green at No. 13. Its finishing hole is a sweeping par 4 that plays left to right around a lake and toward a well-guarded green – all with a stately clubhouse as part of a magnificent backdrop.

Long Bay joins Aberdeen Country Club, Colonial Charters Golf Club and River Hills Golf & Country Club as among the award-winning Founders Collection options that are conveniently located along the Myrtle Beach area’s northern “gateway.” Be sure to include it on your next golfing itinerary!

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Last 5 Reviews

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  • Joshua - I really like this course. I play it every trip down to Myrtle Beach. a few of the greens (five of them) have been re-sodded, but they are playable. The rest of the greens are fine and putted very well. Played our round in 3hrs and 30 minutes. - 07/13/2016 - 10

  • Keith - The greens on the front nine are in repair. Some have only 5-10 feet of putting surface the rest of the green is fill in turf. Probably good to pass this one up for now. - 07/05/2016 - 9

  • Doug - Had a great time playing Long Bay Club. The greens and fairways were in great shape. The pro and staff were very friendly and accommodating. I look forward to coming back on my next trip. - 03/28/2016 - 10

  • Kim - Long Bay greens and entire course is in excellent shape heading into the spring. - 02/16/2016 - 10

  • Bill - Great Course bring your "A" game. Staff was very good and pace of play moved along, but not rushed. - 09/26/2015 - 10

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Long Bay Golf Club Articles

Myrtle Beach Golf Course Video Spotlight: Long Bay Club

Located on Highway 9 just outside North Myrtle Beach, Long Bay boasts a renowned signature design by “The Golden Bear” himself, Jack Nicklaus. - Read More

The Big Three’s Impact on Myrtle Beach Golf

From the July/August 2016 issue of Golf Georgia Magazine - How The King, The Golden Bear & The Black Knight have left an indelible mark on the Grand Strand golf scene. - Read More

Golf Insider’s Top 10 Trending Myrtle Beach Courses for Spring 2016

For those with spring fever looking for a bit of guidance, the ones who’ve already experienced Grand Strand golf in 2016 are weighing in at the Myrtle Beach Golf Insider with their thoughts on the area’s hottest-trending courses heading into the peak season. - Read More

Maginnes Minute: My Myrtle Beach Golf Experience

This week, SiriusXM radio host and former PGA TOUR player John Maginnes reflects upon his most recent trip to Myrtle Beach, and sheds some light on some big-stage golf events happening on the Grand Strand in 2014. - Read More

Myrtle Beach Golf Course Spotlight: Long Bay Club

Elevation differences around the greens and fairways, extensive use of waste and pot bunkers and some well-placed water give Long Bay Club regulars an advantage over first-timers. This Myrtle Beach golf course will play longer on the majority of its holes, with or without the added wind of the relatively open landscape around it. - Read More

VIDEO: Explore Myrtle Beach Golf’s Gateway Collection

Jack Nicklaus' renowned Long Bay Club in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is one of five stellar golf designs along the Grand Strand's northern tier - or "Gateway," as it's more commonly known. This video presentation explores this course along with Farmstead Golf Links, Meadowlands Golf Club, River Hills Golf & Country Club and Aberdeen Country club as five convenient options for your next golf getaway - all primed and ready for your enjoyment! - Read More