Discover outstanding natural beauty & great golf in Phuket
Phuket is commonly associated with ‘gap-year’ travellers however, it’s forever growing and improving their golfing calibre. The brilliantly blue sea and white sandy beaches are heavenly when relaxing and the golf courses are second to none. The mountainous island is located on the south-west of Thailand where you will experience an ideal golfing climate year-round with little rain.
Why play golf in Phuket?
- There is a great choice of luxury hotels
- Phuket is a tropical island paradise
- Its is home to some of the world's best beaches
- There are 8 championship golf courses to experience
- You can go island hoping while you're there
- Plenty of water sports to enjoy off the golf course
Discover wondrous golf courses
Phuket will provide the ultimate golf holiday with its range of luxury hotels, Instagrammable beaches, and championship golf courses. One of the best in the area is Blue Canyon Country Club, home to two championship quality golf courses, Canyon and Lakes.
These courses are a little treacherous with plenty of water so be prepared to lose a ball or two however, both layouts are exciting and will require a little shot creation if you hope to post a good score. Red Mountain is a very pretty golf course and as the name suggests, built within a red coloured rock.
The course is in incredible condition year-round and is not for the faint-hearted with difficult undulations, strategically placed bunkers, and water hazards. The course does provide some respite offering stunning panoramic views throughout your round.
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Discover amazing Phuket
The beautiful landscape of the island of Phuket is commonly related with picture-postcard beaches and clear blue waters, the calibre of its golf courses and resorts should not be ignored, making Phuket one of the best-golfing destinations in Asia.
Blue Canyon Country Club boasts 36 stunning holes across 2 courses. The Canyon Course at Blue Canyon Country Club has twice hosted the Johnnie Walker Classic Tournament as well as the Honda Invitational in 1996, showing both the quality of golf on offer as well as the excellent facilities.
Red Mountain is another breathtaking layout, twisting and turning through an old tin mine on the edge of a rainforest. There are few courses in the world of golf that can match both the beauty and idyllic nature of this fantastic golf course.
The climate in Thailand is perfect for golf, being warm year-round, the courses are kept in immaculate condition, making this the ideal destination for some winter sun.
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Excellent luxury accommodation
Due to Phuket being such a popular holiday destination there are endless options when it comes to accommodation, with a collection of luxury hotels and resorts that each offer a unique experience. Grand Mercure Phuket Patong 5* offers a spot of tranquillity and luxury in the bustling Phuket.
There are 300 fantastic rooms to choose from and 14 pool villas beach resort, located just a short distance away from Patong’s bustling nightlife and the stunning Andaman Sea.
There are a number of fantastic golf courses, all of which are within 20 minutes from the hotel that you can play whilst staying here, including Phuket Country Club and Blue Canyon Country Club plus many more.
Katathani Phuket Beach Resort 5* is another excellent option, this award-winning luxury Phuket hotel is perfect for those who want to get away from it all yet can still have it all. The resort is embraced by lush green hills and features 800 meters of unspoilt white sandy beaches. The range of fantastic accommodation is all within close proximity to a range of excellent golf, meaning each will provide the perfect place to base a memorable golf holiday.