Colleton River Plantation Club was established in 1990 by the Colleton River Development Company and currently has about 600 members. The community is 1,500 acres and has 705 home sites. Club Membership includes accommodations for 2 nights in a Colleton River Cottage, lunch both days (at either the Nicklaus Clubhouse, Halfway Café or the Dye Clubhouse), a round of golf on each of the 2 signature 18-hole Jack Nicklaus and Pete Dye designed golf courses as well as unlimited use of the pool, Stan Smith tennis center, fitness center and play on the Bruce Borland designed Par 3 golf course. Colleton River also features 2 clubhouses, driving ranges, putting greens, chipping greens, bunkers and an on-site Golf Academy taught by certified CRGA Golf professionals. There are 8 Colleton River multi-unit cottages than can be rented as a whole unit,1 bedroom lock out or as 2 to 7 bedrooms. The cottages are within walking distance from both the Jack Nicklaus and Pete Dye Clubhouses. Other Colleton River Plantation Club amenities include access to a community dock, lagoons and nature trails. Colleton River’s golf courses have been voted among the Top 100 golf courses on the east coast by Golf Magazine.
The Nicklaus Clubhouse’s 30,000 sq. ft. has a formal dining room, wine room for private dining, a casual bar, a Pro-shop, several small meeting or card rooms and a large banquet room. The 6,000 sq. ft state-of-the-art health and fitness center is also located within the Nicklaus clubhouse. A Licensed Massage Therapist is available by appointment, seven days a week.
The Dye Clubhouse has a member’s bar, casual dining area, a formal dining room and several smaller breakout rooms on the top floor. A golf shop, locker rooms and a library with Colleton River Plantation history exhibit are on the lower level. There is an onsite barber available every Tuesday and Thursday from 8am to 12pm.
The centuries’ old oak trees dripping with Spanish moss have set the scene for several widely known motion pictures that were filmed in Colleton River. Movies include The Big Chill, The Prince of Tides and The Legend Of Bagger Vance.
Colleton River Homes and Home Sites for Sale
Colleton River luxury 3 and 4 bedroom/ bathroom homes for sale (3,500 – 4,000 sq. ft) are listed for around $750,000 to $1,000,000. Larger Colleton River homes for sale (4,000 sq. ft – $8,000 sq. ft.) are listed for $1,000,000 to $1,500,000. Home sites range in price from $100,000 to $500,000. ColletonRiver homes for sale vary in style and size. Homes can be customized to your exact expectations. All 705 home sites have magnificent Lowcountry views no mater what type of view it is; marshes, deep water and lagoon, or wooded. When purchasing a Colleton River home or home site, you can choose from the plans have been preliminary approved by the Architectural Review Board (ARB) and then select your home site and view; golf, lagoon, marsh or river/ deep water.