Pine Dunes has captured the eye of the nation's most notable golf publications, such as Golf Digest, Golf Magazine, and Golfweek. Its humble reputation has been that of a peaceful getaway with a championship-caliber design & layout, similar to topography found in the coastal Carolinas. In its short history, Pine Dunes has been recognized in receiving some of the golf industry's most prestigious national awards.
- Golf Digest: Coveted & Prestigious 4 1/2 Star Rating!
- Golfweek: #1 course in Texas on the 2015 list of "Best Courses You Can Play"
- Golf Digest: #6 on America's Best New Upscale Public Courses, 2002
- Golf Magazine: Honorable Mention as "One of the Top Courses You Can Play"
- Golf Digest: Best value in America, 2004
- Golfweek: #1 course in Texas (2010, 2011, 2012 and 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
"There is no need to go all the way to Augusta National or Pine Valley, we have our own right here in Texas."
- David Frost, PGA Tour Professional
"There's certainly nothing else like it in Texas...a genuine joy to play."
- Ron Whitten, Golf Digest
"This is it. This is the spot...after one play at Pine Dunes, you'll thank Lutz and Morrish for their foresight and vision and vow to return again."
- Matt McKay, Dallas Morning News
"Pine Dunes is a perfect home. The course is a beautiful, fair test of anyone's golf game. What a great place to golf and relax. I know I'll be there as often as possible."
- Pat Summerall, Golf & TV Legend
Articles & Reviews:
- Golfweek's Best: State-by-State Courses You Can Play, 2015
- The "A" Position: Pine Dunes not your ordinary golf resort
- "Texas Outside" Course Review of Pine Dunes
- Houston Chronicle: 10 golf resorts worth the drive from Houston
- GolfNow Customer Reviews
- Golfweek's Best: State-by-State Courses You Can Play, 2017