The King and Prince Golf Course

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…
Continue reading...

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…
Continue reading...

Elegant Island Living “Best Of” List 2015

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Local island magazine, Elegant Island Living has published their "Best Of" issue for 2015 and we are happy to be named with the best of the best! The publication's faithful readers have named us "Best Of" in the following categories: Best Hotel: The King and Prince Resort Best View From…
Continue reading...

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…
Continue reading...

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…
Continue reading...

The ABC’s of St. Simons Island, Part 2

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

[caption id="attachment_4660" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Christ Church on St. Simons Island[/caption]   We love St. Simons Island and wanted to count down all of the reasons we love it, from A to Z! To read Part 1 (A-F) click here. Stay tuned for the rest of the alphabet in upcoming blog posts!…
Continue reading...

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…
Continue reading...

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…
Continue reading...

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…
Continue reading...

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…
Continue reading...