Raleigh’s BEST Golf Course 2019

2019 News & Observer Reader’s Choice

The only collegiate golf course in the world designed by the legendary Arnold Palmer.

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Improve Your Game

Club fitting from our golf pros, private instruction, group clinics, and youth programs are available.

A burger and onion rings at the Terrace Dining Room.

Dine and Relax

You don’t have to play golf to enjoy lunch, brunch or an after-work refreshment from our restaurant, covered porch or firepit patio.

Exterior of the Carol Johnson Poole Clubhouse at Lonnie Poole Golf Course.

Host an Event

With a prime location near downtown Raleigh and easily accessible, the golf course is perfectly suited for events.

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World-Class Public Course and Learning Lab

Calendar of Events

Thu 20

Tower Family Foundation

February 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 22

Private Event

February 22
Sun 23

Private Event

February 23
Mar 12

Terrace Dinner

March 12 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mar 14

Private Event

March 14
Mar 15

Private Event

March 15
Mar 20

Private Event

March 20
Mar 23

Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents

March 23 @ 11:30 am - 5:30 pm
Mar 27

Paper Science Engineering/Golf Management

March 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


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Get Game Ready in January

Get a great deal on using our indoor simulator as well as a new online platform for golf instruction.
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