Penang Golf Resort, East Course

18 holes par 72 (6324 meters)

Penang Golf Resort, East Course Information

Designer:  Graham Marsh
Holes / Par / Yardage:  18 holes par 72 (6324 meters)
Established:  1995

Seberang Perai Utara, Penang


21 kilometers from Penang and 15 kilometers from Butterworth

Closed on:  Open everyday
Max. golfers per group:  Weekday: 4
Weekend: 4
Golf Cart:  84 (shared)
Golf Set:  MYR 50
Golf Shoes:  MYR 20
Umbrella:  MYR 10
Driving Range:  Yes
Facilities:  Golf School, Restaurants
Penang Golf Resort, East Course Description:
(long course favored by big hitters)

Penang Golf Resort is a 36-hole golf resort nestled within the master plan of a new township developed located in Seberang Perai Utara, Penang and 21 kilometers from Penang city center.

Designed by Graham Marsh, this large and expansive tract of former palm oil plantation has been transformed into two very similar championship layouts - the East and West Courses - promoted as Malaysia's Jewel in the North. The courses are in many ways identical.
Plenty of earth mounding, numerous stylishly designed bunkers, a handful of water hazards, contoured fairways and a light scattering of trees breaks up the essential flatness of the terrain. As you look across the open parkland, there are golf holes just about as far as the eye can see, although once on the course you'll be surprised how much space there is between them, and how "intrusions" from other fairways are rare.

The good-width fairways (sometimes generously wide) and light semi-rough give the course an easy-going feel from the tee, but care will be needed on the approach shots, particularly with water present at the close of both the front and back nine.

This course is an impressive display of fairways, roughs and tees turfed with fresh Zoysia, and Bermuda for greens. High playability is guaranteed at all times with the installation of a special drainage system on the course.

The 6324 meters East Course with long, wide fairways are a favorite with big hitters, while strategic play is required to make par for a number of holes. Water hazards are also relatively infrequent, although the green at the par-4 18th should be approached carefully, with water dangerously in play on your approach shot.

The Penang Golf Resort East Course offers an overall good golfing experience in Penang. The shared clubhouse includes a well-stocked pro shop as well as two restaurants. The local Penang food dishes and traditional Chinese fare are highly recommended.

Penang Golf Resort, East Course Photos:
Penang Golf Resort, East Course - Layout
 Penang Golf Resort, East Course - Fairway
Penang Golf Resort, East Course - Green
Penang Golf Resort, East Course - Clubhouse

You can also combine this golf course with other courses for your next golf holiday.

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