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Barefoot Resort - Love Course

A routine “Best You Can Play On the Grand Strand” honoree by the South Carolina Golf Course Ratings Panel and one of Golfweek’s 2015 “Best 100 Resort Courses,” the Barefoot Resort and Golf Love Course has continued to deck out its mantle year after year.

But it’s not the awards or the trophies that set this 2000 design apart. Instead, it’s the level-headed approach it was designed with - not to mention a piece of fictional lore early in the round.

“There are no weak sisters on that golf course,” said Director of Golf Mike Ross before pointing out his course’s biggest conversation starter. “And then the ruins. They’re really unique. We’ll have people who play out here twice in 15 years, but they always mention that part of the course.”

Starting behind the green on on the short par 4 at No. 4, the dilapidated walls visual for four holes lend themselves to plenty of questions about their age. From far away or up close, the brick could pass for the remnants of a centuries-old structure, something many believe to be true. Even though the walls were built for the course’s opening, the visual element is a worthy cause for stories and photos.

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Barefoot Resort - Love Course Course Reviews

Recent Reviews

10 by James - 12/18/2015
Wonderful shape and design. The striping of the rye grass was beautiful and golf course condition as close to perfect as one could expect in December. My favorite design of the 4 Barefoot courses.
9 by John M. - 10/27/2015
Having played the Dye and Fazio courses on previous trips I would rate the Love course right up there with them. Wide landing areas reward good tee shots while the approach shots need to be on target as the greens are protected with bunkers or water or both. The entire course was in magnificent condition and the weather just enhanced the experience. The staff in the pro shop were very welcoming and the clubhouse adds to the aura of the Barefoot experience. The only downside to the day was the starter - he just gave us scorecards and pointed to us as to where to go for the first tee. He wasn't interested in giving us any info and instead was more interested in the large group behind us as he obviously sniffed a higher tip!!! Apart from this we had a very enjoyable day!
5 by Markus - 06/10/2015
We really looked forward playing the course because of all the positive reviews we read. When arriving there our first impression was that it's a typical resort course since we felt being a little rushed. The course layout is ok but nothing compared to e.g. the Legends courses, Wild Wing Avocet, TPC, Long Bay or Rivers Edge. The fairways were of good quality as well as the tee-boxes. However, the greens were in bad shape with many spots w/o grass. I would recommend to play that course since there's way better ones in the area for a better deal.
8 by Jerry - 04/03/2015
We stay at the Barefoot condos so it is appropriate that we play one of their courses. Took advantage of the Wednesday discount rate. Disappointed in the conditions this year. A lot of "green paint" on the fairways. Is this a way to reduce maintenance costs? Will have to reconsider next year if this continues.
10 by Elaine (Simpsonville, SC) - 12/15/2014
Loved everything about it.
8 by Joyce (Greensburg, PA) - 11/13/2014
Thought it would be better.
8 by Fred (Newton Center, MA) - 11/13/2014
Lots of long putts. large, difficult to read greens. Fair course. Enjoyable to play. Good length from the white tees.
8 by William (Hanover, PA) - 10/27/2014
Very good.
8 by John (Roscoe, IL) - 10/27/2014
All the greens had been top dressed with sand and were very difficult to read.
8 by Bob (Lincoln, NE) - 10/26/2014
Great complex.
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