Awards & Accolades

Although the most valuable recognition we get is from the kind words of our members and property owners, we are proud of the honors and awards we have earned over the years. Our developers and community have been featured on the glossy pages of Forbes Magazine, numerous national publications, and industry competitions.  We pledge to maintain continued excellence that will no doubt garner recognition in the years to come.

Golf Courses

  • Best Golf Course, by Viewers’ Choice Awards WWAY TV 3, 2021 – 2022

  • Two “Top 40” Golf Courses, by the NC Golf Panel, 2021 – 2022

  • Two “Top 50” Golf Courses, by the NC Golf Panel, 2010-2020

  • Golf Course of the Year by NC Golf Course Owner’s Association, 2019

  • No. 1 “Coastal Golf Course in North Carolina,” by NC Magazine, 2004 – 2006

  • Top 20 Golf Courses in North Carolina by NC Magazine, 2004-2006

  • Ranked No. 17, Best in State Rankings, by Golf Digest, 2003

  • Rated “#1 Coastal Golf Course in North Carolina” by NC Magazine


  • America’s 100 Best Places to Live by Ideal-LIVING, 2021 – 2022

  • Hope For The Warriors Community Impact Award, 2019

  • “Top 50 Best Master-Planned Community in the U.S.,” by Where to Retire, 2005-2015

  • Top Fifty Communities in the South – Living Southern Style Magazine, 2004

  • Brick Paving Design Award from Brick in Architecture Magazine, 2000

  • “Top 50 Golf Communities in America” by Luxury Golf Homes magazine

  • Winner, N.C. Landscape Association Grand Award

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