100/150/200 yard markers on fairways and cart paths; sprinkler heads measured to the center of the green
Pin placement sheets on all carts
Thistle Golf Club is a 4 1/2 star Championship Course (Golf Digest Best Places to Play), and is the #1 Rated Course in Myrtle Beach (www.golfinsider.com), as well as the #11 Ranked Course on Golf Advisor. Thistle has a distinctive links style featuring plentiful sand bunkers and waste areas, plus significant water hazards along a mildly rolling terrain. This secluded layout is known for its customer service - with 10-minute tee time intervals providing a comfortable pace of play for golfers of all skill levels.
On property is a full service practice facility with targeted grass range, short game area with a sand bunker and putting green. The new clubhouse has features that include a pro shop, full service restaurant/lounge, banquet & outing facilities plus locker rooms with showers. For a pictorial review of this course, click on the review link near the top of this page. A link to their website is also provided.
From Myrtle Beach north on 17 to Little River and exit onto SR 179 towards Calabash; follow through town and stay on the road (which becomes Old Georgetown) for 1 mile; course is on the left.