A CHARLESTON AREA GUY’S GOLF GETAWAY
-The Ultimate Men’s Escape Awaits in the Lowcountry-
CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 16, 2015 – Home to over 19 championship courses designed by world-class architects and a plethora of downtown offerings from bar hopping to boating excursions, the Charleston area is the premier destination for a men’s golf getaway. Please see below for the ultimate three-day golf package and sampling of fun activities perfect for a fall weekend or mid-week vacation. From brews to birdies, a bounty of good times awaits bachelor parties, corporate gatherings and guys groups in the Lowcountry.
Brews & Birdies Golf Package
Guys looking to pair course play with a taste of Charleston’s flourishing beer scene can book the Brews & Birdies golf package, starting at $154 per person, per night, based on double occupancy and including:
- Three nights at the Holiday Inn Charleston Riverview
- Three rounds of golf at select courses including Coosaw Creek Country Club, Dunes West Golf Club, Legend Oaks Golf & Tennis Club, Pine Forest Country Club, Rivertowne Country Club, The Golf Club at Wescott Plantation, The Links at Stono Ferry and Wild Dunes Resort’s Harbor Course
- Three and a half hour tour of local Charleston breweries including samplings one afternoon
Ideal for men’s groups, the Charleston area is home to a variety of unique adventure activities, excursions and dining options. Situated on the Atlantic Ocean with an abundance of lush tidal marshes, The Lowcountry offers some of the most premier fishing in the country. Led by a guide and expert staff, The Reel Deal Charters offers half-day and full-day excursions where guys can relax on the water and fish for red drum, speckled sea trout, flounder, sheepshead, sea bass, triggerfish, tuna, king mackerel and even sharks. Prices begin at $150 per person. For more information or to make reservations, please visit www.thereeldealcharters.com or call 843.388.5093.
After a morning on the links, men can cruise the streets and explore the charm of historic downtown Charleston’s Battery, Rainbow Row and White Pointe Gardens via bicycle. Bike Rentals start at $25 per person, per day. For more information or to make reservations, please visitwww.affordabike.com or call 843.789.3281.
Friends can kayak the scenic Lowcountry creeks teeming with wildlife including dolphins, egrets, turtles and various birds of prey. The ultimate Charleston adventure awaits at Nature Adventure Outfitters with half and full-day kayak rentals available, along with canoes and paddleboards. Kayak rentals begin at $38 per person for a half day (4-hour) rental. For more information or to make reservations, please visit www.kayakcharlestonsc.com or call 843.568.3222.
Bustling with a lively bar scene day and night, Charleston is a haven for sports fanatics looking to catch the game and a buzz. No matter where their football loyalty lies, guys are sure to enjoy delicious food while cheering on their favorite teams at a number of Charleston’s top game-day restaurants such as Bay Street Biergarten, Kickin’ Chicken, The Alley and Southend Brewery & Smokehouse.
To book the Brews & Birdies golf package or for more information on the Charleston area’s golf courses, please visit www.charlestongolfguide.com or call 800-774-4444.
Charleston & Resort Islands Golf
More than 200 years ago, Charleston was the site of America’s first golf club. This heritage of golfing excellence is evident today. Guests have convenient access to more than 19 championship courses, created by legendary architects including Arnold Palmer, Rees Jones, Gary Player, Arthur Hills, Tom Fazio, Pete Dye, Jack Nicklaus and Robert Trent Jones, Sr. The area also offers plenty of year-round activity off the course. They range from historic tours and attractions to inshore and offshore fishing and award-winning dining, as well as a year-round calendar of festivals and events. For reservations or more information on these packages and others available in the area, please visit www.charlestongolfguide.com or call 800-774-4444.
The mission of the Charleston Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is to unify and lead the local travel industry in marketing the Charleston area as an individual, meeting, incentive and group destination to both the domestic and international markets. For more information, visitexplorecharleston.com