Lonnie Poole Golf Course

Situated on North Carolina State University’s Centennial Campus, the Lonnie Poole Golf Course serves as the venue for both the men’s and women’s varsity golf teams. This one-of-a-kind Raleigh golf course is just steps from the StateView Hotel and boasts a variety of notable features. Our hotel staff is happy to help coordinate your visit to Lonnie Poole Golf Course, or you can learn more below!

About Lonnie Poole Golf Course

Designed by Arnold Palmer and the design team at Arnold Palmer Design Company, Lonnie Poole Golf Course features 18 challenging holes with a stunning backdrop of the Raleigh skyline. Best of all? The world-class collegiate golf course is located within walking distance of the StateView Hotel.

  • Playable for all skill levels.
  • Facilitates turf grass and stormwater research associated with the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences through NC State.

Developing Your Game

Improving your swing is easy at Lonnie Poole Golf Course! As a training ground for future PGA professionals, the course boasts a number of unparalleled player development services.

  • Individual indoor lessons with Trackman, one of the most accurate golf swing analysis tools available.
  • Group clinics of up to 15 participants through 1 to 1.5 hour clinics focusing on two topics per clinic.
  • Junior Golf Academy and Wolfpack Golf School – multi-day training programs for kids ages 6 through 18.
  • An up-to-date YouTube channel with tips, tricks and more!

Dining at Lonnie Poole

Step inside the Carol Johnson Poole Clubhouse and you’ll find the course restaurant: Terrace Dining Room. Featuring breathtaking views of Lonnie Poole Golf Course and the downtown Raleigh skyline, this upscale, casual eatery serves up lunch and dinner daily. Indulge in fresh appetizers, sandwiches, salads and more after your round of golf.

Looking for a hand-crafted night cap to conclude your day on the course? Take the short walk over to StateView Hotel’s on-site restaurant, Flask & Beaker. A locally curated menu and expert mixologists make this Raleigh restaurant with a view a must-try!

Groups and Events

From weddings to retreats to private golf tournaments, Lonnie Poole Golf Course offers up a prime location near downtown Raleigh, NC. With a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces, convenient amenities and exclusive catering partners, Lonnie Poole Golf Course is the perfect place to host your next event.

Traveling from out of town? The StateView Hotel features modern rooms and suites to accommodate groups of all sizes. From traditional guest rooms to spacious suites boasting a private bedroom, our Raleigh NC hotel is just steps from the golf course!

Golf Shop

With brands like Adidas, TaylorMade and Titleist, the Lonnie Poole golf shop is stocked with everything you need for a great day on the course. Make a tee time, book a lesson or browse the large selection apparel, accessories and equipment.

Looking for something more? Let their Master Club Fitter help you build a better swing!

The Lonnie Poole golf shop is open seven days a week. Hours vary by season.