Well, true indeed, golfing and the ocean seems to be quite apart. However, when you combine this popular sport with the exotic beauty of this pearl-shaped island, what you get is the extraordinary Phuket golf experience, which is truly unique. For those who pursue an active lifestyle and enjoy the challenges of golfing, Phuket golf provides them with an ultimate high.
Phuket golf courses : A synopsis
Loch Palm Golf Club designed by Sukitti Klangwisai is perhaps the most popular one among the Phuket golf courses. The 18-hole, par 72, 6,434 yards course sits amid beautiful rolling hills, providing a scenic backdrop to the lush green fairways. The standard 18 hole, 71 par, 6,850 yard Banyan Tree Club is surrounded by the Andaman Sea and mountain scenery. Max Waxlor designed the first nine holes, with sand mountains, shady coconut trees and water obstacles in five areas, it is a true paradise for the Phuket golf lovers. With the great success of the 1994 Johnnie Walker Classic, Blue Canyon has been recognized as a world championship Phuket golf course and one of the best in Asia. Phuket Country Club is another very popular Phuket golf courses, with a standard 18-hole, 72 -par, 6,483 yards course. In the Phuket golf circuit, the Thai Muang Beach Club is very popular for the panoramic view of the sea it offers to the golfers. Regardless of your game, the course design alone will make this a round you will never forget !
So what are you waiting for ? Just hit on to any of these Phuket golf courses & enjoy yourself !