Thistle Golf Estates | Sunset Beach, North Carolina


Awarded 4½ stars by Golf Digest, Thistle has also has been ranked among the top courses in the Carolinas.

Voted #9 Best Golf Course in NC for 2015 and #11 in U.S. for 2015 by Golf Advisor.

Excellence. Pride. Tradition. These are the hallmarks of Thistle Golf Club, the award-winning golf community in the beautiful Brunswick Islands.

Inspired by the original Thistle Club of Scotland, We are home to a 27-hole, links-style golf course with stacked-sod bunkers, rolling fairways, flawless TifEagle Bermuda greens, and majestic clubhouse with a genuine Old World atmosphere.

From the imported Scottish bar to the amazing displays of historic documents and golf collectibles, We have a passion and respect for the game and the people who play it. Our uncompromising attention to detail rewards guests and residents alike. Visit soon and share the golf experience that is uniquely Thistle.