Kiawah Golf In The News

Through blogs, magazines, videos and in-person interviews and experiences, stories are shared and memories are made at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. What will your next memory of Kiawah be?

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Top 10 Family-Friendly Golf Resorts – KidTripster

Looking for a golf vacation that has something for even non-golfers in the family? We know exactly where to go!

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Golf Advisor Jason Scott Deegan picks his 2015 golf

My first full year living on the West Coast. My first AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. My first journey to South Africa.

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Golf Magazine: PGA Championship to Return to Kiawah’s Ocean Course in 2021

The Ocean Course last hosted the PGA Championship in 2012, when Rory McIlroy won by eight shots. The Pete Dye design has also hosted the Ryder Cup and the Senior PGA Championship.

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NY Times: Tough Ocean Course Lives Up To It’s Reputation

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — Pete Dye’s house of horrors is having its revenge in the second round of the 94th P.G.A. Championship. A windless, rain-soaked Ocean Course took a beating Thursday when 44 pros bettered par in the opening round.

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Golf Magazine: All That Sand, And No Bunkers at Kiawah Island

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — For more than four decades, the golf course architect Pete Dye has been giving professionals nightmares, heartburn and high anxiety. To some he is a mad scientist. To play a Dye course, they say, is to break into a cold sweat, feel their knees wobble and heart skip a beat. But the 86-year-old Dye has also earned their respect.

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Charleston Scene

Kiawah Island Rich with Amenities, both Natural and Man-Made. Kiawah Island is a private gated community and vacation destination that has hosted prestigious golf events such as the PGA Championship and the Ryder Cup.

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Charlotte Magazine

Go a little farther, just beyond three hours, and let a famous waterfront course teach you a thing or two. ON MY FIRST practice shot on our first day at Kiawah Island, my driver broke. It was a clean break, at the handle, and after 10 years together, the death of a club on my opening swing in paradise seemed like a bad omen.

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Huffington Post Travel

Great Vacations for Every Type of Dad. So you’ve got the world’s #1 dad and this year you want to give him something a little more special than a portable power generator from Sharper Image, eh? Not to worry, we’ve got you covered.

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Travel Channel Lists Best US Golf Courses – 2014

From the east to the west coast, check out the best golf courses in the US, including Valhalla Golf Club, Augusta National and Kiawah Island Golf Resort.

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Golf Odyssey Awards

Kiawah Island Golf Resort receives awards in four different categories.

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Dyes Celebrated at Golfweek Architecture Summit

Pete Dye has made a life out of playing in the dirt. The 88-year old golf-course architect and his partner in life and design Alice Dye, 87, charmed an audience of Golfweek course raters, friends, colleagues and former field staff at a three-day architecture summit that ended Nov. 11 at Kiawah Island Golf Resort.

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Pittsburgh Post Gazette: Ocean Course Should Be Worthwhile Test For PGA

It has been 21 years since the Ryder Cup rose to prominence and was elevated to one of the most captivating sporting events in the world. Part of the reason was the stage on which it was played — the Ocean Course at the Kiawah Island Resort, a stunning but brutally raw layout designed by Pete Dye specifically for the matches.

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Another Dye-abolical Challenge Awaits Kiawah

Pete Dye won’t forget the gushing praise he heard from just about everyone about his new creation, The Ocean Course, as the world’s best players got ready for the 1991 Ryder Cup at Kiawah Island in weather that was perfect for golf.

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Top 5 Courses For A Girl’s Weekend

Picture yourself on the perfect golf course: a weekend getaway comprised of master shots that land your ball on the fairway set in a beautiful location. Superb golf destinations complete with five-star resort amenities, spas, restaurants, and luxe accommodations make for the perfect escape for a girls golf weekend.

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Extreme Fitness: Golfing Kiawah Island

The Ocean Course has been on my bucket list for many years and offers stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean from every hole. Here are my top five tips for tackling The Ocean Course:

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Ship Sticks on Kiawah Island Golf Resort: 90 Holes of Championship Golf

Snuggled up against the beautiful South Carolina coast, the views and scenery at Kiawah Island Golf Resort are beyond picturesque.

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Trivago Names Kiawah One Of Seven Golf Hotels To Swing Away Winter Blues

Inspired by spectacular golfing vistas, hotel comparison site researched the world’s greatest greens to find the best year-round hotels for golf lovers.

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