St. Simons Island Golf

Golf Course Superintendent of the Year

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

We're always proud of our team at The King and Prince Golf Course but today we're extra excited for one guy in particular! Chuck Moore, Superintendent at the award-winning King and Prince Golf Course, St. Simons Island, Georgia for 23 years ~ has received the coveted award of ‘Superintendent of the…
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How to Improve Your Golf Game with 3 Tips From Our Golf Pro

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

[caption id="attachment_5792" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rick Mattox at the King and Prince Golf Course on St. Simons Island, GA.[/caption] Here are a few quick Golf Tips from Rick Mattox, General Manager & Head Professional of The King and Prince Golf Course, for your next round of golf: 1. HAVE FUN. Make…
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Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

On February 20th and 21st The King and Prince Golf Course was the proud host of the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour, one of the largest Junior Golf Tours in the country with over 270 events across the nation. Participation on this tour opens the doors to many opportunities for young golfers, including…
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Coastal Georgia Women’s Golf Fundraiser

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

In February, The King and Prince Golf Course hosted a fundraiser for the College of Coastal Georgia's women's golf team. This women's fundraiser event was played on Saturday but kicked off with a clinic hosted on Friday that included instruction from Mike Shannon and Mike Cook from Sea Island. Mike Shannon is rated as one…
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St. Simons Golf Course Welcomes Assistant Pro

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

The King and Prince Golf Course is proud to welcome Robert Long aboard as the new 1st Assistant Golf Pro. Robert will work alongside Course Manager Rick Mattox to provide players with an exceptional golf experience. Mattox says: "I am very excited to have Robert joining our team. He is…
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St. Simons Island Golf Course Recognized by GolfAdvisor

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

  GolfAdvisor has named The King and Prince Golf Course one of the top 50 courses in the U.S. for 2014. We are honored to be included on this list! Click here to view the full article. The award-winning course is renowned for its challenging layout amongst ancient forests, vast…
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St. Simons Island Golf Course Celebrates 25 Years

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

This August, The King and Prince Golf Course is celebrating 25 years! During  the past 25 years, the 18-hole golf course has stood the test of time. The Joe Lee design includes 4 salt marsh island holes connected by 800 feet of elevated cart bridges, and has the rare quality of playability…
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Business Meetings on the Golf Course

Monday, February 24th, 2014

[gallery ids="3136,309,1002"] The ability to blend work with play is an unspoken prerequisite among the majority of most meeting attendants. That's why some executives prefer meeting venues located in close proximity to a golf course. Here at The King and Prince Resort, meeting coordinators can fulfill the checklist of conference…
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The Next Generation of Golf Professionals Comes to The King and Prince Golf Course

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Mr. Rick Mattox, one of America’s most respected PGA professionals, has been leading the King and Prince Golf Course at the Hampton Club  for 25 years. Mattox, General Manager and Head Professional, who was honored in 2011 to receive the Bill Strasbaugh Award (presented to PGA members who have shown…
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The Local Fauna of a Georgia Golf Course

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Annette White has done a series of posts about The King and Prince and St. Simons Island on her blog.  Her 3-day stay included a guided tour of The King and Prince Golf Course.  The unique location of our course, which includes 3 "island holes" in the marsh, lends itself…
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