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Thistle Golf Course

1815 Olde Thistle Club Road · Sunset Beach NC, 28468

Named for the original Thistle Golf Club in Leith, Scotland, which opened in the early 1800s, this Tim Cate course does its namesake justice. Golfers vacationing in Myrtle Beach can get a true taste of the Old Country on the wide fairways and in the clubhouse, which features 200-year-old memorabilia straight from the Thistle Club’s heritage. Save some airfare and experience historically great golf right here in South Carolina.

Course Highlights

  • Thoughtfully planned with tee times of 10-minute intervals rather that the typical 8
  • Consists of two par 36 courses and a par 35
  • Legendary design lends to a highly memorable playing experience.

Course Details


Slope Rating

Course Rating

Location: North
Designer: Tim Cate
Rating: 70.5
Slope: 124
Distance: 3,450 from Championship tees


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3 weeks ago

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We stopped by Thistle Golf Club the other day to check out the course conditions and we must say, they are great! 👌 Who is playing this on their golf trip? #MyrtleBeachGolf #MyrtleBeachGolfLive

7 months ago

Thistle Golf Club

Pumpkin carving by Kevan in our Pro Shop. ...

Pumpkin carving by Kevan in our Pro Shop.


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Great Job

I miss that place from time to time 😕

Great job, Kevan! 👍

So glad to see you are still using the logo I created!!!

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