Sri Lanka Golf Courses | Play Golf in Sri Lanka

How many of you know that Sri Lanka has a long history in the sport of golf? First introduced at the Royal Colombo Golf Club, the island is home to 4 of the finest 18-hole golf courses, each of them located at different elevations against a backdrop of stunning landscapes. The association with golf dates back over a century. The Sri Lanka Amateur Golf Championship instituted in the year 1891 follows the British Amateur, as one of the oldest national championships yet.

The four picturesque golf courses are located in Colombo, Digana, Nuwara Eliya and Hambantota. Undoubtedly the favorite is the tranquil setting of the Victoria Golf and Country Resort, flanked by mountains and valleys and designed by the award-winning Donald Steele & Co.

A number of options for travelling from the International airport to most of the country are available – expressways, roads to rail, helicopter and small planes depending on the time you have in hand.

Sri Lanka is blessed with ideal characteristics to make it a year-round destination. We invite all you golf lovers to come visit, enjoy great golf combined with an unforgettable experience of this islands culture, diversity and most importantly its warm and friendly hospitality!

Below is a list of some of the best golf courses in Sri Lanka.