Bluffton, SC (PRWEB) September 02, 2012
Colleton River Plantation Club has received its third consecutive Platinum Club of America designation, and is once again ranked among the Top 15 Residential Communities in the country by Club Leaders Forum. This prestigious recognition is based on five aspects private clubs: quality of membership, tradition and culture, amenities, governance, and quality of management and staff. Colleton River Plantation Club was one of only two clubs in South Carolina to be included in the distinguished Top 15 Residential Communities.
The Platinum Clubs of America rankings are determined by questionnaires sent to club managers and presidents of approximately 5,000 private clubs belonging to the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA). This is the sixth compilation of The Platinum Clubs of America, which is conducted every three years. In addition to residential communities, other categories of club recognition include: country clubs, golf, city/dining, athletic, and yacht.
“We are extremely honored to be recognized in the Top 15 Residential Communities in America again this year,” said Scott Jaccard, COO / General Manager of Colleton River Plantation Club. “A third consecutive Platinum Club of America designation is a testament to the dedication of our Board and Committee Representatives, Members, and Staff; all of whom take great pride in making Colleton River an exceptional place to live.”
Colleton River Plantation Club is located 1.5 miles from the bridgehead to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. This member-owned private golf community features 705 properties situated on 1,500 acres of unspoiled land, surrounded by 7 miles of scenic shoreline. The award-winning signature 18-hole golf courses by Jack Nicklaus and Pete Dye each have their own unique and distinguished clubhouses, 30,000 square feet and 20,000 square feet, respectively. An Augusta-style Par 3 course, the Stan Smith Tennis and Swim Center with 5 Har-Tru courts and a Jr. Olympic Pool, a 6,000-square-foot fitness center, and a community dock with deep water access further enhance the community amenities.