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The Cottages at The Ocean Course

The Cottages at The Ocean Course

The Cottages at The Ocean Course offer an immersive golf experience on the course where Phil Mickelson won the 103rd PGA Championship in historic fashion. The four two-story, four-bedroom cottages … Read More

Mickelson Wins the 2021 PGA Championship

Phil Mickelson wins the 2021 PGA Championship in historic fashion. Thirty years after The Ocean Course forever transformed the world’s perception and awareness of, not to mention enthusiasm for, the … Read More

Preparing a Course to Host a Major

When it comes to preparing a course to host a major golf championship, The Ocean Course Superintendent Jeff Stone is no stranger to the game. He began his career at … Read More

Rory McIlroy Returns to The Ocean Course

Rory McIlroy winning the 2012 PGA Championship

Rory McIlroy returns to The Ocean Course this May nine years after storming to a record-breaking win at the 2012 PGA Championship. He shares his recollections of his astonishing victory, … Read More

Kiawah Island Invests in Course Improvements

Rory McIlroy holed the winning putt at the 2012 PGA Championship at The Ocean Course and became the first golfer to win a major championship on Seaside friendly paspalum grass. The players universally praised the putting surface and endorsed the decision to convert from Bermuda to paspalum as the right one. … Read More