From butlers to bagpipers, this is the ultimate in beachside service and elegance.. The Scene This resort is an ode to the "sporting life" of generations past, a place where discerning travelers escape to socialize and engage in friendly competition on the fairways. When it comes to service, it's hard to beat this property. Polo-shirted staff members greet guests by name, and butlers answer to their every need.
The Details Accommodations are reminiscent of an earlier era, with hardwood floors, Oriental rugs and black-and-white tiled bathrooms. Irish linens and soaking tubs are extra treats, and individual slate patios are divine. Among numerous dining options is The Cloister Main Dining Room, serving fine food and wines. The Terrace recalls the Old South and offers a prix-fixe menu and Colt & Allison's presents steak and seafood in an intimate setting. Casual diners enjoy the Beach Club with excellent buffets, while golfers have easy access to the Davis Love Grill. As for golf, three championship courses boast Atlantic Ocean views. Along with treatments, the luxury spa includes specialized yoga and beach tai chi classes.