Cebu Golf Courses | Play Golf in Cebu
Below is a list of the best golf courses in Cebu, Philippines.
Cebu Island is the 126th largest island in the world. The island itself is long and narrow, stretching 196 kilometers from north to south and 32 kilometers across at its widest point.
It has narrow coastlines, limestone plateaus and coastal plains. It also has rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges traversing the northern and southern lengths of the island.
Boasts some of the most picturesque holes in the country
This Club was opened in the 90’s, by one of the Cebu’s oldest families, the Aznar’s of Southwestern University.
Located some 500 feet above the nearby beaches and just 5 miles from the heart of the City, the Golf Club occupies 60 hectares of a 400-hectare exclusive residential cum leisure development.
Gary Player’s Black Knight Design Group of South Africa, was commissioned to design a championship layout here, that offers an interesting challenge to the game of golf. [Alta Vista Golf and Country Club Reservation & Information...]
Oldest course on the island
The Cebu Country Club, which is the oldest golf course in Cebu, was established, by expatriates, among them American, British and Spanish back in 1928.
The club originally only had a nine-hole course until the early 1960’s, when another nine holes were added to make it 18, with a Par 71.
In the 80’s, they renovation of the course, making it a Par 72. [Cebu Country Club Reservation & Information...]
Boasts beautiful views around the resort
Queen’s Castle Golf and Resort, located in the town of Medellin, Northern Cebu, has an 18-hole par 72 golf course, with a total yardage of 6,292 yards.
What makes these 18 holes a bit different, is they have used the top-rated Platinum TE Paspalum grass straight from the US. It is a softer grass, and very different from the usual carabao grass that is used at other golf courses in the Philippines. [Queen's Island Golf & Resort Reservation & Information...]
May be old but still challenging
The Iloilo Golf and Country Club, formerly and informally known as the Santa Barbara Golf Course in Brgy. San Sebastian, Santa Barbara, was built in 1907 by a group of Irish expatriates building the Panay line of Panay Railways.
It has endured many historical changes throughout it’s time, being originally a nine-hole course, and then they added another nine holes. [The Iloilo Golf & Country Club Reservation & Information...]
Short course but with a unique par 6 on hole number two
Located in the oldest city in the Philippines, is the Verdamar Golf Club.
It is about two hours’ drive from Mactan Airport, and Cebu City just past Bogo. The club is a two-hour drive along cemented roads, along the coastline, and along some interesting mountain towns to Bogo. [Verdamar Golf Club Reservation & Information...]