Buccaneer Golf Course

The Buccaneer boasts a challenging and beautiful course on the water, with spectacular views. The Pro Shop here features a flat screen TV and a golf simulator.

Course Description

Tee times for hotel guests may be scheduled two days in advance. Members of the public are welcome on a space-available basis, booked one day in advance. Golfers may play until sunset. The Pro Shop is open from 7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day.

Built in 1973, this course in the Virgin Islands has become a staple of the area. The lay of the land, holes, and surprise challenges all came from the imagination of Bob Joyce, the architect of Buccaneer Golf Course. The golf course has earned a course rating of 65.7, and it gives guests the opportunity to enjoy a complete 18 hole round.

The course features not only sea views on nine-holes, but five holes right on the water. With the overwhelming views, birds, ducks, and Iguanas, a camera should be your "15th club."

At a Glance

Be sure to look through the following table for a few quick facts.

Buccaneer Golf Course Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
18 70 -- 65.7 112 -- --

Policies and Fees

Buccaneer Golf Course accepts all major credit cards.

The Buccaneer enforces a dress code which requires collared shirts for men and appropriate golf attire for women. Among other specifics, denim clothing, halter tops, bathing suits, and short-shorts are prohibited.


Go all out by choosing to eat lunch or dinner and indulge in a drink at the on-site restaurant and bar.

What's Nearby

The closest major area you'll find to Buccaneer Golf Course is Christiansted.

Only two miles away out from the course, the closest airport, Christiansted Harbour Seaplane Base, is consistently used by the same type of travelers as those golfing at Buccaneer Golf Course.

If you like the idea of having options there are two or more other courses that you may want to check out within ten miles of Buccaneer Golf Course. Their names are Carambola Beach Golf Club and Reef Golf Course. The next nearest of these is Reef Golf Course. It is found easily by cab, so hail one and get a ride there for a few rounds of golfing.

The crowdedness of the golf course can vary widely ——it depends mainly on when you visit, and how full the nearby hotels are. You may want to brace yourself for lodging options close by, which means there will also be a rather high numbers of fellow tourists and hotel guests playing some holes and kicking back alongside you. Those hoping to stay in a hotel near this course have some viable options to consider. In the table below, we've listed the nearest hotels and resorts.

Places to Stay Near Buccaneer Golf Course
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
Buccaneer 0.2 WNW Resort
Tamarind Reef Hotel 0.7 NE Resort
Chenay Bay Beach Resort 1.5 E Hotel
Hotel on the Cay 1.5 W Hotel
King Christian Hotel 1.6 W Hotel
Hotel Caravelle 1.7 W Hotel
Holger Danske Hotel 1.8 W Hotel


Located on the island of St. Croix, 1.7 miles east of downtown Christiansted, Buccaneer Golf Course is found within Buccaneer, and offers a fun golfing experience. Whether or not you're staying nearby, you are free to drop by for some fun in the sun. It's 1.6 miles east of Christiansted.

Location: St. Croix

Contact Information

Primary Phone: (340) 712-2144

Secondary Phone: (340) 773-2100

Website: http://www.thebuccaneer.com/golf.html

Email: golf@thebuccaneer.com


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