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Colleton River Plantation Club Real Estate

Living in Colleton River Plantation Club: Amenities, Real Estate and Lifestyle

Welcome to Colleton River Plantation Club

World-class golf and unparalleled deep-water access are the main allure at Colleton River Plantation Club, one of the Lowcountry’s premier golf communities in Bluffton, South Carolina. Having earned numerous accolades over the years as one of the finest private golf communities in the United States, Colleton River Plantation Club boasts two peerless 18-hole golf courses – one designed by Jack Nicklaus and the other by Pete Dye. Additionally, a superb location on the banks of the Colleton and Chechessee Rivers afford residents some of the most beautiful views in all of the Lowcountry.

Why You Belong in Colleton River Plantation Club

If golf is a passion in your life and you desire to pair that love of the game with a truly luxurious home in one of Bluffton’s most exclusive communities, Colleton River Plantation Club may be an excellent fit with your needs.

Sitting on approximately 1,500 acres, Colleton River Plantation Club embodies the finest example of a private residential community designed to showcase the Lowcountry’s natural beauty. Roads lined with Spanish moss draped live oaks and South Carolina’s iconic palmetto trees wind through the Plantation past magnificent homes built to complement the landscape to sweeping views of the rivers and out to Port Royal Sound and the Atlantic Ocean beyond. In addition to Colleton River Plantation Club’s award-winning Jack Nicklaus and Pete Dye championship 18-hole golf courses, residents are afforded rare deepwater access making the Atlantic Ocean just minutes away by boat.

Colleton River Plantation Club Real Estate

Colleton River Plantation Club is unquestionably a luxurious private community. Its diverse assemblage of custom homes range from 2,800 square foot ranch style bungalows to grand, lavish estates up to 8,000 square feet and more…much more in some cases.

As is standard, Colleton River Plantation Club does have an architectural review board to maintain aesthetic standards, but it allows more flexibility than in other private communities. As such, the Plantation is a showcase of the finest building styles including traditional Lowcountry, French Country, Tuscan, Plantation, Contemporary and Cottage.

Homes for sale in Colleton River Plantation Club typically range in price from about $400,000 to over $12 million while undeveloped lots are available for $10,000 to over $1 million. The average lot size is about one-half acre, however, there is a limited selection of estate-sized lots six acres and larger.

Colleton River Plantation Club is exclusively a residential community and does not allow any short-term rentals excepting nine member-owned golf cottages that are for the sole use of Colleton River Plantation Club members and guests.

Offering an extremely convenient location, Colleton River Plantation Club’s main entrance is just two short miles from the bridge to Hilton Head Island, making it a quick drive to all the recreational activities, shopping, dining and professional services on the Island as well as those located throughout greater Bluffton.

Distinguished Schools Near Colleton River Plantation Club

  • Bluffton Elementary School | Grades PK-5 | 160 H East McCracken Circle
  • Bluffton Middle School | Grades 6-7 | 30 New Mustang Rd
  • Bluffton High School | Grades 10-12| 12 H.E. McCracken Circle
  • Pritchardville Elementary School | Grades K-6 | 170 Aspen

Colleton River Plantation Club Amenities


Jack Nicklaus Course and Pete Dye Course

The parklands-style Jack Nicklaus Course at Colleton River and the links-style Pete Dye Course at Colleton River present two distinct challenges and some of the most beautiful golf settings anywhere. Due to these two exceptionally designed golf courses, Colleton River Plantation Club has received numerous awards proclaiming it one of the finest private golf communities in the United States including:

  • Travel & Leisure Golf’s “America’s Top 100 Golf Communities”
  • Golf Digest Index’s “America’s 50 Greatest Golf Retreats”
  • Links Magazine’s “America’s 100 Premier Properties”
  • Golfweek’s “Top 100 Residential Golf Courses”

Bruce Borland Course

In addition to the phenomenal 18-hole courses, Colleton River Plantation Club is also home to the noteworthy Bruce Borland nine-hole, Par 3 course. Often compared to Augusta National’s Par 3 course, the Borland course provides residents an ideal course to work on their short game or introduce the game of golf to the next generation.


Colleton River Plantation Club has two clubhouses, ideally situated at each 18-hole golf course. The Dye clubhouse offers a casual dining environment that offers Sunday brunch, as well as lunch and dinner while the Nicklaus Clubhouse offers a variety of ambiances and dining experiences. In addition, the clubhouses are home to over 50 activity clubs and groups and provide residents a picture-perfect setting to celebrate life’s special occasions.

Other Amenities

Although golf is at the heart of Colleton River Plantation Club’s amenities portfolio, residents with interest in other sports and recreational activities are well served. Tennis enthusiasts enjoy the Stan Smith Tennis Center; a 6,000 square foot Fitness Center and Spa provides state-of-the-art equipment and personal trainers, along with massages and facials; a heated and cooled junior Olympic sized pool and children’s pool round out the aquatics center; a Community Dock with a gazebo and outdoor deck affords 270 degree views of the Colleton River, and miles of leisure trails throughout the Plantation provide hikers and bird watchers access to their favorite activity. In addition to the clubhouses, residents are also afforded casual dining at the Men’s Grill and the celebrated, resident-favorite Halfway Cafe.

Buying a Home in Colleton River Plantation Club

Colleton River Plantation Club is an exclusive, residential community far removed from the Island-resort lifestyle when you’re behind the gate, but minutes away from Hilton Head Island’s beaches and other offerings when you want them. While most residents are retired or nearing retirement, there is a trend of younger homebuyers finding their way to this remarkable community. If world-class golf and exceptional club living is for you, be sure to consider Colleton River Plantation Club.

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