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Carolina National Golf Club

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Address: 1643 Goley Hewett Rd SE, Bolivia, NC 28422-7686
Phone Number: +1 910-755-5200
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Fred Couples 27 hole semi-private golf club. Full-service restaurant open...

Fred Couples 27 hole semi-private golf club. Full-service restaurant open to the public.

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It was a 2 sleeve day for me.

This my friends, is a nice facility! The clubhouse has a well-stocked Pro shop and a Restaurant with a great menu at sensible prices. The 19th hole is very comfortable. The... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 weeks ago
332Rich
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Aurora, Illinois
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Orillia, Canada
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133 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would be tied for the nicest course we played. Well maintained, great layout that was challenging and fair. Good service from the staff and very nice visually to play. The pro shop was not stocked very well as it was late in season but still much of that inventory doesn't have an expired date. Balls, markers and tools are items... More 

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Aurora, Illinois
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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This my friends, is a nice facility! The clubhouse has a well-stocked Pro shop and a Restaurant with a great menu at sensible prices. The 19th hole is very comfortable. The service from the bag drop to check-in, starter and wait staff was top notch. There's 27 holes to choose from at this facility. We played the Heron and Egret... More 

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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We found this course many years ago when it first opened and they used a trailer for the pro shop. Even without a proper clubhouse, this course kept coming up on our playlist for our annual trek to North Carolina for a week of golf. It's challenging but fair if you select the right tee boxes for your game. It's... More 

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Thank Michael L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I went to 4 golf courses in the oak island area and Carolina National is bar to none; the staff alone will make you drop the mic! Can't wait to go again when I am in the area; hit'em good! Burrell Brown

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Steve L, Director of Sales at Carolina National Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Our staff tries to make every guest feel special. We are heading into our best fall season yet! We can't wait until you return! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoy every round played here. Courses are in great shape. Highly recommend their 27 hole with lunch deal, it can't be beat.

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Thank Mike W
Steve L, Director of Sales at Carolina National Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We are in the beginning of our best season for course conditions and weather. (we don't talk about those occasional hurricanes!) The rest of fall should be spectacular. Tell everyone you know. More 

Texas
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204 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We actually played all 3 of the 9s at Carolina National so my review is of all 3. I will say that the Ibis 9 looks quite different than the other 2 9s but all were enjoyable. We had a group of 7 and got an excellent deal to play all 27 holes and lunch which was anything on the... More 

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Steve L, Director of Sales at Carolina National Golf Club, responded to this review

Glad to hear you enjoyed your time at Carolina National. We can't wait until you return to play us again. The three nines are distinctly different. My favorite nine is Heron. (Ibis is a close second) More 

Bolivia, North Carolina
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

27 very picturesque holes weave through a prestigious residential community. Executive homes surround the course but not too close to make the course tight. Several wide open Par 4 and 5 holes allow you to use your big stick. Course is well maintained. Restaurant and bar are acceptable, but need modernization. Owner needs to invest in Club House facilities to... More 

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Steve L, Director of Sales at Carolina National Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice compliments on the course. It was actually designed by Fred Couples, but both are great architects and do an amazing job bringing natural beauty to their courses. As for our restaurant, we do have a capital improvement plan in place to "freshen it up." Look for it soon! More 

Blue Ridge, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We were visiting friends in Bolivia and had the opportunity to play golf at Carolina National Golf Club. It was a great time, the course was in wonderful condition. A very fun course! Staff was all very friendly and helpful!

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Steve L, Director of Sales at Carolina National Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We have been receiving many good reviews lately. It's always nice to hear positive feedback. Our staff needs to hear more positives in this challenging business. More 

Durham, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Very good layout and course conditions. Staff is attentive and friendly. This course is a must stop if you are in the area. Will definitely play again.

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Steve L, Director of Sales at Carolina National Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Mr. Fred Couples did a fantastic job with this piece of property. We hope to see you next time around. More 

Amory, Mississippi, United States
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56 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Having 3 9-hole layouts, the pace-of-play flows well. The staff and the starter are very hospitable. Playing in July, the course is in great condition. The greens are great and roll extremely well. Their website say Bermuda greens yet they must be a hybrid Bermuda as they roll true and fast yet are very fair and playable. Teeing off at... More 

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Steve L, Director of Sales at Carolina National Golf Club, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We are glad you enjoyed playing Carolina National. Summer always brings high heat and low prices. Our greens are Champion bermuda. We replaced bent grass a few years back. The bermuda grass LOVES the heat. Our maintenance staff does a great job keeping the greens smooth. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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