There are 6 golf courses in Charleston, South Carolina and 1 is a municipal course. There are also another 30 golf courses within 20 miles of Charleston, including 18 public, 5 municipal, 2 PL and 5 private courses.
The oldest course in the Charleston area is the Yeamans Hall Club which was designed by Seth Raynor and opened in 1925.
The longest course is Kiawah Island Golf Resort Ocean Course, which is 7,937 yards. Country Club of Charleston is rated the best course near Charleston. The following courses have won various awards: Yeamans Hall Club, RiverTowne Country Club, The Golf Club At Briar's Creek, Wild Dunes Resort Links Course, Kiawah Island Club River Course, Bulls Bay, Kiawah Island Golf Resort Cougar Point Course, Kiawah Island Golf Resort Cougar Point Course, Kiawah Island Club Cassique Course.