Langkawi Golf Courses | Golf in Langkawi, Malaysia
Langkawi has been designated a UNESCO Global Geopark, Southeast Asia’s first, and Malaysia’s pride. This cluster of 99 islands offers beautiful beaches, world-class infrastructure, ultra-cheap duty-free shopping and fascinating myths and legends. There are three golf courses in Langkawi and arguably one of the best in Malaysia – The Golf Club Datai Bay. Golf in Langkawi is a relaxing and enjoyable experience for all visitors to Langkawi.
Golf Holidays in Langkawi are a great way to spend some days, as it offers many different sights and tour options.
(exciting Ross Watson design)
Note: The 99 East Golf Club is closed for major renovation until late 2016.
The Langkawi Golf Club has been reborn as 99 East Golf Club. Millions of tons of earth were moved and hundreds of new plants and trees rooted to realize the new design by Australian golf course architect, Ross Watson.
(international standard golf course designed by Max Wexler)
The Gunung Raya Golf Resort is located at the foothills of the majestic Gunung Raya (Celebration Mountain). The Langkawi golf course covers 300 acres of former rubber plantation land and was designed by renowned American golf architect Max Wexler. Gunung Raya has nice panoramic views and an impressive landscape.
(renovated scenic woodlands track is one of Malaysia's best)
The Els Club Teluk Datai opened for play in 1992 and immediately put Langkawi on the map of premium golf destinations. In fact, The Els Club Teluk Datai was voted as The Most Scenic Golf Course in Malaysia and nominated as one of the best golf resorts in Asia. The Els Club Teluk Datai was also voted as Best Top Ten Golf Course in Malaysia, by Asian Golf Monthly in 2009.