Bald Head Island Club
Bald Head Island Club promises a golf experience unlike any other. Located just off the coast of North Carolina’s barrier islands on Bald Head Island, the venue features a vast array of amenities for its members to enjoy. Their mission is to always surpass expectations by providing a full, satisfying experience by anticipating members’ every desire and need. Besides golf, Bald Head Island Club offers tennis courts, croquet, a fitness center and dining venues that all aim to provide a completely stress free and enjoyable experience.
Bald Head Island Club has different dining spots with expansive menus that offer nothing less than a five star experience – perfect for closing out, or beginning a day of leisure and fun. The Pelicatessen, also known as “Peli,” is a poolside restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating that serves everything from breakfast pizzas and bagels to burgers and fish tacos. The Grille is a high-class dining venue that features delicious items like oysters, seared tea cured tuna, smoked duck breast and truffle ravioli. Finally, The Palms gives guests great views of holes #10 and #18 while they enjoy favorites like the seared chicken breast with saffron tomato risotto or the beef medallions with roasted root vegetables in a red wine shallot reduction.
Tennis is just one of Bald Head Island Clubs great activities that locals and visitors enjoy. With four courts that were recently resurfaced with a new, softer surface – players now enjoy a sports experience with less joint impact. Notably, the new surface benefits players without affecting the spin of the ball. Those looking to stay active can also utilize the fitness center to stay in shape. The center is stocked with everything you might need – from free weights and cardio equipment to strength training machines and exercise balls – it’s all here.
Bald Head Island Club’s crown jewel is certainly its golf course. Originally designed by George Cobb in 1974, the secluded location creates a serene and calming environment that is complete with a great variety of wildlife. Because Bald Head Island can only be reached be reached by ferry, there is a level of peacefulness that is unmatched. The course and facilities are maintained on a Masters Tournament level every day by Superintendent Steen Wansley and his passionate staff. Players will not find better putting surfaces in the area.
Head Golf Professional Justin Van Heukelom has been with Bald Head Island Club since 2007, and is passionate about the club and the luxury of its facilities.
“The golf on Bald Head Island is like no other. We are a full service, high-end golfing experience and players will enjoy the facilities and services of a first class experience.”
Whether you are looking to become a resident of Bald Head Island, or you are just visiting the area – your time spent at this destination is sure to be enjoyable.