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Troon Selected to Manage the Club at Sea Palms in St. Simons Island, Georgia

Troon Selected to Manage the Club at Sea Palms in St. Simons Island, Georgia

Troon®, the leader in providing golf and club-related leisure and hospitality services, is pleased to announce it has been selected to manage The Club at Sea Palms located in St. Simons Island, Georgia. Troon will manage the golf operations, golf course agronomy, and membership marketing, while Aimbridge Hospitality will operate Sea Palms Resort including its world-class accommodations, recreation facilities, restaurant, and conference center.

The Club at Sea Palms’ 18-hole golf course is open to the resort, daily fee and member play. Georgia native George Cobb originally designed the 6,608-yard, par 71 golf course in 1967. A 2019 renovation put the shine back on the Golden Isles’ course. The course meanders through live oaks, towering pines, and Spanish moss-covered trees, amid the beautiful low country terrain.

“We feel privileged to be entrusted by RREAF Holdings at The Club at Sea Palms as they seek to further elevate the quality of the golf and hospitality experience for all members and hotel guests,” said Troon Vice President of Operations Joe Langford.

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In addition to the championship golf course, The Club at Sea Palms features a practice range, multiple tennis courts, a fitness center, and The Miracle, a members-only practice facility. The Sago at Sea Palms restaurant is located in the clubhouse and features a menu for all tastes, from southern classics to coastal favorites. Guests can choose to sit poolside on the outdoor patio or in the dining room for lunch, dinner, and cocktails.

“RREAF selected Troon to manage the golf operations as part of our and our co-owner DLP Capital’s continued commitment to best-in-class service. The Sea Palms Resort has experienced increased demand in recent years, and we have significant plans to improve the quality and experience for both the members and guests,” said Kip Sowden, the CEO of Dallas-based RREAF Holdings that owns the Sea Palms Resort.

For more information on The Club at Sea Palms, visit

About Troon

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon® is the world’s largest golf management company providing services at 630-plus locations around the globe, including managing 650-plus 18-hole equivalent golf courses. In addition to golf, Troon specializes in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management, and associated hospitality venues. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages 615-plus food and beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses, and recreational facilities. With properties located in 45-plus states and 30-plus countries, Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Indigo Sports, CADDIEMASTER, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis, Peter Burwash International, Casa Verde Golf, and RealFood Hospitality, Strategy, and Design. For additional news and information, visit, or connect with Troon on FacebookTwitterInstagramTroon ChroniclesPress Room, or subscribe to Troon Magazine.

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