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Address: 9069 Old Highway 6, Santee, SC 29142
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+1 800-344-6534
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Located in the heart of Santee lies one of the more rewarding golf...

Located in the heart of Santee lies one of the more rewarding golf experiences in the area. Lake Marion Golf Course opened in 1978, is a perennial favorite with traveling golfers and features fantastic miniverde greens that are in perfect shape all year long. Designed by Eddie Riccoboni, Lake Marion will challenge you with pine tree-lined fairways, bordering lakes and 47 sand bunkers. But don't let these challenges fool you. Lake Marion is an extrememly fair test of golf and is sure to please players of all abilities. Lighted Driving Range Available. Fairways: 419 Bermuda; Greens: Miniverde Bermuda; Par: 72.

The Lake Marion Golf Villas are the area's premium on-course accommodations and are available for your next golf vacation stay. Opened in the spring of 2006, these luxurious Golf Villas are located along the fairways of Lake Marion Golf Course and within walking distance of the new lighted driving range. For practically the same price as the area's hotels, you and your golfing friends can stay in these deluxe accommodations. Each Golf Villa features two bedrooms with four full beds, two bathrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, three televisions with cable TV, washer and dryer, outdoor patio and grilling station. The Hospitality Clubhouse is also available, providing gathering spaces for groups of 16-48. Features include a kitchen area, flat screen TV and an expansive event scoreboard in each room.

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My golf crew came to Santee for a weekend golf weekend. The Lake Marion Golf Course was a very enjoyable course to play. Very beautiful and well maintained greens. Fairways are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Kyle L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My golf crew came to Santee for a weekend golf weekend. The Lake Marion Golf Course was a very enjoyable course to play. Very beautiful and well maintained greens. Fairways are wide but challenging. The employees were all so very helpful and nice. All carts have GPS which was a nice feature. Loved playing this course and look forward to... More 

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Thank Kyle L
Anderson, South Carolina
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We were rained out after 9 holes, but will look forward to going back. Well stocked pro shop and the staff was superb.

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Played Santee Cooper on our way down to Hilton Head for the 4th of July and decided to try Lake Marion on the way back. Was glad we stopped. Staff are very welcoming, and the pro shop is WELL stocked with Foot Joys at great prices. I also picked up some Volvik golf balls cheaper than I can buy them... More 

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Wise, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

I group of my friends take a annual trip to Santee, SC to play golf. Lake Marion is always one of our choices of golf courses we play at. This golf course is challenging as well as playable for all levels. If you are looking for a great golf trip at a unbelievable price. Santee and Lake Marion Golf Course... More 

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Albany, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

The golf course is a very nice venue. Pro shop staff very helpful and friendly. Course is in great shape from tees to greens. Will definitely return for another fun time on the links.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Really enjoyed playing this course. Fair layout, good condition. Very playable for all levels. Pleasant staff.

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Thank par404
Cleveland, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Course was not very difficult and pretty wide open. Overall it is a nice course. Ranked #3 out of the 5 we played.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Green are fantastic. Entire golf course is in wonderful shape. People behind the counter need to work on there customer service skills and should be nicer to the golfers.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

Nice day on the course. Very pleased with the conditions. Really appreciated the carts with gps... Too bad my game did not take advantage of that technology.

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Thank Michael F
Santee, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

This is an outstanding golf course on Lake Marion in Santee, I live here so I know the quality of this course. The greens, fairways and traps are all maintained very well and will meet any expectations. Enjoy this course all year round

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