Combine culture, sun & crystal-clear lagoons with spectacular golf courses
The largest global continent, Asia has a well-documented affinity and passion for the game of golf which is perfectly exemplified by the tremendous number of top-quality championship golf courses. Both Thailand and Malaysia are perfect destinations for a golf holiday in Asia with both boasting some of Asia’s best courses and best accommodation options.
Why book a golf break in Asia?
- Experience world-class hospitality & service
- Enjoy a variety local cuisines across Asia
- The perfect destination to from escape the UK weather
- Play golf at some of world's the best courses
Popular golf destinations in Asia
Enjoy the immaculate fairways
One of the world’s fastest-growing hubs for golf, Asia is a real powerhouse when it comes to the sheer array of top golf courses that golfers can choose from.
What makes the golf courses of Asia so special is the passion for the game shown by the staff who work at these courses, they’re truly golf mad and this is reflected by the excellent quality and immaculate condition Asia’s golf courses are kept in year-round.
Asia is certainly not lacking for choice when it comes to picking a destination for your next golf holiday.
Black Mountain Golf Club is one of Thailand’s best-known golf clubs and for good reason, measuring in at 7420 yards this par-72 course is a regular feature on the European Tour and its immense challenge and fiery greens are well-documented. Banyan Golf Club is another of Thailand’s best-known courses and is certainly the embodiment of the phrase ‘perfect for all level of golfer’, measuring 7361 yards its open fairways and greens make it a balanced level of challenge for all golfers.
A culture-filled, colourful region
Like many other destinations, Asia is becoming a growing hotspot for golfers and there is so much to be excited about with a great climate and a wide range of fantastic golf courses, resorts, and hotels on offer in Malaysia and Thailand.
Playing golf here is tremendous value when compared with other destinations and the constant sunshine makes for great golfing conditions.
Malaysia features some breathtaking scenery and places like Bangkok, Hua Hin, or Pattaya in Thailand offer world-class hospitality and a warm welcome from the friendly Thai people.
From the local Thai dishes to the cosmopolitan cuisine and Buddhist practices, it is a region steeped in an amazing culture that you’re unlikely to find anywhere else.
British Airways and Eva Air offer direct flights from the UK to Bangkok and there are regular flights to Kuala Lumpur from major UK airports.
Explore by map
Not sure where to play? Browse our map and find your ideal destination in a continent of possibilities. We know you will be spoiled for choice. Remember our knowledgeable golf experts are ready to answer any questions.
Luxury resorts & amazing hotels
When it comes to accommodation, there is something to suit every golfer. Many of the luxury golf hotels and resorts are perfectly situated near golf courses and top attractions.
If you’re looking for a golf holiday in Thailand, we recommend The Black Mountain Golf Club & Resort 5*, idyllically located the foothills of the Valleys in Hua Hin.
If you’re looking for a golf holiday in the colourful city of Bangkok, the Amari Watergate Bangkok 5* is perfectly situated near the shopping and business district. There is a wide range of accommodation options within Malaysia that include luxury hotels and resorts within some truly beautiful surroundings.
The Saujana Hotel Kuala Lumpur is a beautiful five-star resort situated on 160 hectares of lush tropical paradise, the hotel offers a premium stay and is located just 35 minutes from Kuala Lumpur city centre and a few minutes from Shah Alam. There are two premium parkland golf courses at Saujana Golf & Country Club on-site, providing excellent golf on your doorstep.
Located alongside the other on-site hotel is The Club Saujana, an ultimate urban retreat complete with a contemporary Asian style and 105 elegant suites.
Things to see & do
There is so much to do outside golf you will be spoiled for choice. The natural beauty of Malaysia and Thailand means tourists flock to the region to discover what it has to offer and it will certainly not disappoint.
Alongside the excellent golf, Malaysia has an array of things to experience and enjoy. The Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur are a must-visit, the spectacular towers mirror each other and rise high above the KL skyline, the skywalk connects the towers and is a much for those visiting the capital. The range of fantastic beaches offer white sand beaches and some crystal-clear oceans, Langkawi Island is a must-visit for beach lovers, offering pure paradise to visitors. Malaysia also has some delicious food, enjoy some authentic food such as Nasi Kandar in the capital.
If you’re into shopping, the bustling city of Bangkok is worth a visit. Or for those looking to absorb the beautiful mountainous countryside, Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai are worth checking out. Not to mention to the quiet seaside town of Hua Min. Take a trip to the amazing temples and shrines or discover the local night markets and street stalls selling everything imaginable. Discover beautiful waterfalls, elephant trekking, and go on exciting boat trips.
It is truly a wonderful place steeped in the amazing culture. Take advantage of Pattaya’s exciting nightlife and a fantastic selection of restaurants.