New Bern Golf & Eastern
After finding the perfect home for sale in New Bern, you'll want to get the
golf course choices nailed down. New Bern has many excellent courses in town and
a number of others within a short distance.
Whatever your playing level from duffer to pro,
we've got you covered.
Looking for a new home in or near
golf community in New Bern, NC?
Talk to Bob Bartram of CENTURY 21 Action Associates, New
Bern's most knowledgeable realtor and avid golfer.
Bob at (252) 636-7313 for immediate
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Eastern North Carolina has become a
destination. No crowds, NO TRAFFIC
jams, and the normally mild
Bern area climate typically allows for year-round play. Center your
golfing lifestyle in historic
New Bern, Colonial Capital of North Carolina. Go
fishing nearby on your non-golf days, but most-of-all, kick back, relax and enjoy our
small, but surprisingly sophisticated Southern town whose warmth and friendliness will
make a lasting impression.
WHERE YOU GOLF!
Discover New Bern's Residential Golf
Communities: There are also many gorgeous golf communities in
New Bern NC.
Click here to read all about these residential New Bern NC golf
communities. Mostly built with beautiful single family homes, these
New Bern golf communities may have some golf lots still available.
Call Bob Bartram, New Bern's golfing realtor, at
(252) 636-7313 for information on what New Bern golf community homes and
lots are available.
Golf courses abound around New Bern and vicinity.
Of excellent quality and design, our top courses have won praise from amateurs
and professionals alike and host a number of large golf tournaments. Golfing
residents and visitors are fortunate: Popular courses are easily accessible,
many in planned
residential golf communities.
Following is a list of the courses in the immediate New Bern area.
There are many
fine golf courses around the New
Bern and Crystal Coast area, making New
Bern NC a prime headquarters for golfing trips.
Courses marked with ** are designated as premier golf courses.
GOLF COURSES IN NEW BERN NC
Named one of the top 50 courses in the Southeast
by Golf Weekly and Golf digest’s “Places
to Play ” gives 3 ½ stars to The Emerald, a Rees Jones designed golf
community on S. Glenburnie Road.
For 10 years, The Emerald was the host
of the Curtis Strange Shrine Classic. Curtis invited three fellow
golfers to play for the Shriners' charity in New Bern, his wife's home town. Arnold
Palmer, Nancy Lopez, Fuzzy Zeller, Fred Couples,
Tom Kite, Jay Haas, Julie Inkster, Justin Leonard, David Flaherty, even Michael
Jordan and Tiger Woods were just some of
the many celebrity golfers to play in this wildly fun charity event hosted by Curtis.
The Emerald has also hosted the “Aylward” event and regularly holds
other charity and club tournaments.
Annual cart fee: Single lease
$1350, includes tax, one 18 hole cart per day, one person. Couple’s lease $1548
includes tax, one 18 hole cart per day, couples. Family lease $1970 includes
tax, unlimited golf car usage, couple and family under the age of 21. 18 hole
cart fee is $12.25 including tax per person. 9 hole cart fee is $7.00 including
tax per person. Summer rate of $8.00 for unlimited usage after 4pm until 8pm.
Special rates sometimes advertised. Years cart lease available. Cart Books
Full practice facilities, yards 6,924 with 5 tee areas. Course designed
by Rees Jones. Fully stocked pro shop with teaching pro always on duty. “Soft”
lighted tennis courts, pool, horseshoe pits and weekly socials. Full Golf
Membership $900 one time initiation fee and $163/month. House Membership,
includes swim and tennis $900 one time initiation fee and $73/month. Payment for
club dues and charges may be drafted each month, you may contact the office for
the Emerald Golf Course, New Bern's premier golf experience.
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tee time now!
US 70E, past Taberna at Thurman Rd.
A Bill Love designed course,
among forest and wetlands. Greens are A1/A4 bent grass, the latest
heat tolerant bent. Oversize tee boxes and deep greens. Haven't played it yet, but must admit,
it's a great looking layout. 252-772-7022 or
Fees: $500.00 annual fee, singles
monthly dues $140:family dues $175.00; cart fee 18holes: $41 for non
members; $31 member-guests; $16 for members. $10,000 initiation fee.
Carolina Colours Community: On
Hwy 70E past Taberna. Construction slowed because of economy. Close
to Cherry Point from here.
Fairfield Harbour- HARBOUR POINTE Course
Harbour Public Course (252)
249-0813 Driving Range. 6,577 yard course.
Billy Caspar Golf Selected to
manage Harbour Pointe Course. Great news for the Harbour. Plans
underway for new irrigation system, new carts, bunkers and
renovating the Club House. Green and cart fee: 18 holes
$35.00 after 11:00, $24, 9 holes $18.00 Yards: 6554, Walk anytime after 1 pm.
A good layout for the weekend golfer.
NEW BERN GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB
Private (252) 637-2413. 4301 Country Club
Road (Trent Woods), New Bern, NC
18 holes, this course features 6,045 yards of golf from the longest tees for
a par of 70. The course rating is 68.5 and it has a slope rating of 113 on
Bermuda grass. Designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA, it opened in 1921.
$11.00 cart fee. Family cart fee (lease)
$160, single cart fee $100.Yards:6,045. $12,000 initiation fee, $225 family
monthly dues. Facilities: pool, tennis, weight/exercise room.
Excellent dining room on the Trent River. ($20 mo. minimum) Usually takes a
year to join. Must be sponsored by 2 members and must submit a photo of
entire family. Short course in great shape, small greens.
RIVER BEND COUNTRY CLUB
Private (252) 638-2819 (Five minutes from New Bern on HWY 17 S) Recently
renovated clubhouse, course and facilities.
Call for tee times weekends and holidays.
Green and cart fee: Mon-Fri. $30.50; walking after noon $20.00 Yards: 6400.
Initiation fee $1500 . . . $135 per month dues. Social membership (no golf)
$400. with $25/m dues Nov.-Apr., $85/m May-Oct. Facilities: pool, tennis, pro
shop, snack bar, 250 yard driving range. Nice course, not difficult, rated above
average two years ago in Gold Digest.
River Bend Country Club is a par 71 golf
course with five sets of tee boxes. It has a Class “A” PGA Golf Professional
Karl Thurber on the staff, a well stocked Pro Shop, established junior and adult
golfing clinics, schools and camps.
5 miles from New Bern, although New Bern is coming to the door. Private (252) 634-1600 First class Weyerhaeuser community
development and golf course, designed by the Jack Nicklaus design team. In the
same league as the Emerald. Clubhouse architecture taken directly from the
Palace in New Bern’s sister city of Bern Switzerland. Hiking &
nature bike trails, canoe trail, tennis, pool. Family Club initiation fee:
$9500, Single initiation fee: $6500. Monthly dues $220/Family, $173/Single.
Social (tennis. Pool) Family initiation fee: $4500, Single initiation fee:
$3500. Monthly dues $105/Family, $80/Single.
GOLF COURSES NEAR HAVELOCK NC
BOGUE BANKS COUNTRY CLUB
252 726-1034 (tennis 252 726-3222)
152 Oakleaf Dr. Pine Knoll Shores Atlantic Beach. Semi-private. Green fees
Apr. 1-Oct.31: $45 with cart, walking $33 Nov. 1-Mar 1: $35
w/cart, Walk for $23. Yards: 6008 Driving range practice net.
Facilities: tennis, pool, snack bar, pro shop Pretty layout on Pamlico
247-2541 Between Newport and Morehead City on Rt. 17E Semi-private Yards: 6700 Green fees: Summer
rates $23 to walk, $35 to ride Winter rates $18 to walk, $25 to ride. Walk after
1 in winter, after 2 in summer. Can’t walk Fri-Sun or holidays before 2. $25 for
18 after 3pm. Bruce Devlin designed. Facilities: swimming, tennis, snack bar,
deep water marina, Expanding development, improving golf resource.
252-444-1000 Only 15 minutes
(or 8 miles) from New Bern on Hwy. 70E. Features
6,270 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72. The course rating is
69.5 and it has a slope rating of 115. Designed by Ron Borsett, it opened
Call for tee times weekends and
holidays. Semi-private. Green fee: $15 to walk Mon-Thurs. $28 to ride
Fri-Sun and holidays. Practice facilities. Yards 6,500. Waiting
list for private carts. Membership: $2,000 initiation for family, $1,000
single. $90 per month dues. Has pool and social memberships. Interesting
course, some trick holes.
CHERRY POINT MARINE AIR STATION- "SOUND OF FREEDOM" GOLF COURSE
70 E on Cherry Point Base in Havelock.(252) 466-3044
A truly distinctive golf experience awaits you when you tee
it up aboard the Marine Corps' elite jet base, MCAS Cherry Point, and its
"Sound of Freedom Golf Course".
Now open to the public, this course boasts undulation &
character that is unique to this area and, since it's located aboard a
military installation, the course is completely natural without houses or
condos located on the course. Recently renovated and located directly on the
picturesque Neuse River, the course has great water views plus a 24 hour
driving range, chipping area, practice putting green, club rentals, snack
bar and a certified PGA teaching pro on staff.
Yards: 6599. Carts and green fees: Vary
according to rank and are available daily, monthly or annually.
Facilities: driving range, pro shop, snack bar.
MINNESOTT GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB
Semi-Private (252) 249-0813. 806 Country
Club Drive, Arapahoe, NC 28510-9659. Located Forty-five minutes from New
Bern on Rt. 306 in Arapahoe, North Carolina, at Minnesott Beach. Green
and cart fee: $27 week days $30 weekend. No initiation fee: $85 monthly
dues. Facilities: pool, tennis, boat ramp, snack bar. Pretty course on the
Neuse River. The 18-hole "Minnesott" course features 6,403 yards of golf
from the longest tees for a par of 73.
SILVER CREEK GOLF CLUB
252 393-8058 Cape Carteret, Hwy 58 4 miles from
Emerald Isle Bridge semi-private. Yards: 6,030, $45 with cart until noon $35
after noon $27 after 2pm. Walk after 2 for $22 or 9 holes for $16. Busy
during beach season. Facilities: pool, tennis courts, snack bar.
STAR HILL GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB
393-8111 Cape Carteret Rt #58 semi-private. 27 holes Green fees: $50 with
cart, $40 to walk Cart required before noon. Yards: 6,500 Facilities: tennis,
pool and a Cayman driving range. (For those who are not familiar with a
"Cayman", it’s a short range, designed by Jack Nicklaus, using a special range
GOLF COURSES NEAR JACKSONVILLE NC
AND CAMP LEJEUNE
CAMP LEJEUNE MARINE BASE- PARADISE POINT GOLF COURSE
NC. Building 2015, Camp LeJeune, NC 28547, (910) 451-5445.
Paradise Point Golf Course is now open to the general public.
Gold Course: More difficult course; 18 holes over 6,857 yards with a par of 72
Scarlet Course: 18 holes over 5,865 yards with a par of 70 (Public).
Thirty five minutes from New Bern on Hwy. 17 S, follow signs to base
QUAKER NECK COUNTRY CLUB
Trenton NC. Semi Private(252) 224-5736 (24 from minutes from
New Bern on Rt. 58 S.) Green and cart fee for 18 holes, $25 Mon-SunWalk 18
anytime for $15. Green and cart fee for 9 holes, weekends $15.
Anytime $10. Social dues: Single/$50 Family/$85 monthly. Limited practice
range. Facilities, tennis, pool, boat ramp, snack shop. This club totally
rebuilt, paved paths. Nice outing course. Yards: 6010. Holes 18. Improving
course and facilities. (25 minutes from New Bern on Rt. 58 S)
**NORTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB
Ferry NC 910 327-2410 1 hour 20 min. from New Bern down US 17S, left on #210
Semi-private. Yards: 6358 Full practice facilities. Green and cart fees:
Nov. to Jan. $32, $27 after 12. Feb-Mar $40 until 12, $32 after 12. April- May
$50 until 3, $40 after 3. June-Aug $45 until 2, $37 after 2. Sept- Oct $42 until
2, $34 after 2. Best to call for prices. Facilities: pro shop, great grill room,
pool Rated 4 star course, on Intracoastal Waterway, good challenge,
very nice layout.
GOLF COURSES IN OR NEAR GREENVILLE
Semi Private(919) 752-GOLF
Hwy 43N, Greenville, NC.
About 45 min. from New Bern. Green and cart fees: $36
weekdays, $50 on weekends and holidays. $25 for 9 holes on weekdays. No
Lee Trevino’s first signature course in North Carolina. 7,000 yards from pro tees, 6,700 from members tees.
Rolling terrain designed for average golfer, elegant
INDIAN TRAILS COUNTRY CLUB
252 524-5485 Grifton, NC
about 45 miles from New Bern Public. "Exactly 32 minutes from the Emerald"
according to the pro.
Features 6,634 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71.
Driving range. Green fees M-F $10, Sat. Sun $15. Carts $10.00, cart required. on
weekends. Seniors (55+) Special Wed. $16 including cart. Facilities: Tournament
catering capability, pro shop, snack bar, pool.
946-7788 1-800 914-3300 43 N in Chocowinity about 45 minutes from
New Bern. Semi-private. A championship course, a William Love design
6,900 yards. Initiation fee $3750 for property owners; $4750 for
non-property owners Green fees: Mon-Thurs $33, weekends and holidays $39. Best area golfers love this one. Members guest play for $25 Cart fee $11.
Members may walk. Full golf facilities, full boating facilities, bike and nature
trails, tennis. William Love design with the signature hole one of the most
gorgeous on the east coast.
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