Bangkok Golf Courses | Play Golf in Bangkok
Bangkok, has over 60 golf courses to choose from in the city and surrounding areas. Bangkok is without doubt, one of the most vibrant and fascinating cities in world. Luxury hotels, glittering temples, colorful markets, hospitable people, great shopping and exotic nightlife make this a city that you will never forget. During your Bangkok golfing holidays, soak up the history, relax with a traditional Thai massage, and stay in a wonderful hotel. Bangkok has it all. [Read more about Golf in Bangkok]
(site of Tiger Woods' 2000 Asian Tour win)
Alpine Golf & Sports Club is one of Thailand's top rated courses, and one of the best in Asia. The layout created by one of America's leading golf course architects, Ronald M.
(well-maintained course is good for beginners)
Ayutthaya Golf Club is located in Ayutthaya Province around 1:30 from Bangkok center. The locally designed and well-maintained course is relatively easy to play with generous fairways and large greens.
(solid resort course with fast greens & host of 2003 Volvo Masters)
Bangkok Golf Club is located only 35 minutes from the center of town and is one of a handful of golf courses in the area and built in the 1990’s. The club was the site for numerous professional events including the Asian Tour's Volvo Masters in 2003.
(wide fairways, large greens and limited hazards)
The Bangpakong Riverside Country Club is located along the Bangpakong River around the halfway point between Bangkok and Pattaya. The golf course was one of the first to be built along the Bangkok-Pattaya golf corridor, where there are now more than 25 courses along the way.
(Thailand's only Arnold Palmer designed course)
Bangpoo Golf and Sports Club is one of only a few Arnold Palmer creations in Asia. The course is set near the Gulf of Thailand on a land plot consisting of rolling terrain, mature trees, and large amounts of natural flowers.
(excellent course set in rural surroundings)
55 kilometers or about 80 minutes north of downtown Bangkok is Bangsai Country Club. A challenging gem of a golf course Bangsai Country Club is set among the rice paddies and small villages of rural Ayutthaya Province.
(challenging links-style course)
Taking 40 minutes from downtown Bangkok the Schmidt and Curley designed Best Ocean Golf Club is billed as the most challenging golf course in Bangkok. The course is near the ocean, so sea breezes lend themselves to nice playing conditions.
(wide fairways with large fast greens)
Cascata Golf Club is a relative newcomer to Bangkok's seemingly endless supply of excellent quality golf courses. Built in 2006 and predominantly designed by its owner; the 36-hole Cascata layout incorporates many open fairways, creating a Scottish links-style experience.
(pleasant Nick Faldo design)
Chuan Chuen Golf Club, opened in 1998, is one of only a handful of Nick Faldo designed courses in Bangkok. The course is located to the North of Bangkok – near the old Don Muang Airport and is set in a large housing estate.
(nice Robert Trent Jones Jr. layout)
Green Valley Country Club is one the oldest courses on the way from Bangkok to Pattaya. It is 1 of 3 Trent Jones Jr courses in Bangkok, the others being the Navatanee Golf Course and President Country Club.
(pleasant course popular with locals)
A favorite of local Japanese, Kiarti Thanee Country Club is ideal for higher handicappers and newer golfers. The location off the elevated highway makes Kiarti Thanee easily accessible for those staying in central Bangkok and/or on their way to/from the Bangkok airport.
(well-conditioned layout in private housing estate)
Krung Kavee is a well maintained course located close to the Don Muang airport in a large private housing estate. The course was designed by Manabu Sakamoto who has also created over 40 championship golf courses all over the world.
(challenging mature course near the city center)
Krungthep Kreetha is of the older courses near Bangkok city center and features an attractive layout with big and mature trees. The course was opened long before the Thailand golf boom and among locals it is one of the best known courses in Bangkok.
(park land layout with 4 sets of tees & emphasis on shot making)
Lakewood Golf Club is an interesting course near to Bangkok city center. The Lakewood golf course comprises of a vast green space and a luxurious housing estate.
(challenging course with 'sea monster' island greens)
Lakewood Links is the second course by the same owner in the Bangna area of Bangkok. The course is one of the closest layouts to downtown Bangkok and is easily reached in 30 minutes by elevated expressway.
(strong park land layout & Asian Tour Q-School site)
Lam Luk Ka Country Club offers an excellent 36-hole golf facility just north of the city. The two 18-hole courses at Lam Luk Ka are generally underutilized, so tee times are easier to book and green fees are lower than most other Bangkok golf courses.
(average Nicklaus design which could be better maintained)
The Legacy Golf Club is the only Jack Nicklaus course in Bangkok. It was formerly known as Natural Park Golf Club and part of the large Natural Park group of courses.
(only Gary Player course in Thailand is excellent)
Lotus Valley Golf Resort is located east of Bangkok; approximately 50 minutes from Suvanabhumi International Airport. Formerly the World Trade Golf and Sports Club, Lotus Valley Golf Resort is one of only a handful of Gary Player designed golf courses in Asia.
(well-maintained course with good variety is testing though enjoyable for all)
Muang Kew Golf Club is one of the more popular Bangkok golf courses. The excellent location near to central Bangkok and the new Bangkok airport makes Muang Kaew a perfect choice for golfers wanting to play, but who are short on time.
(beautiful parkland style Robert Trent Jones Jr. course; host of 1975 World Golf Championship)
In 1975, the selection of Navatanee by the International Golf Federation to be host venue for the 23rd World Cup of Golf was the most fitting accolade and spurred the Thailand golf revolution. The event was won by the US team, represented by Johnny Miller, at the peak of his game, and Lou Graham.
(all-inclusive course is one of Bangkok's best layouts)
Nikanti Golf Club is a one-of-a-kind unique 18-hole track, situated in Nakhon Pathom province west of Bangkok. The work of Thai golf course designer and architect Piraporn Namatra of Golf East, Nikanti is revolutionary in more ways than one.
(premium course with prettiest caddies in Bangkok)
The 27-hole Panya Indra Golf Club was designed by Ronald Fream of the USA and opened in Ram Indra, just north of Bangkok, in 1991. The golf course is just off the Outer Ring Road which makes for short travel times from Bangkok city center.
(host of 1992 Johnnie Walker Classic & 1994 Thailand Open)
Pinehurst Golf Club, originally inspired by the famous golf club in the USA, was the venue for the 1992 Johnnie Walker Classic and 1994 Thailand Open. The Bangkok golf course was previously one of the most famous courses in Thailand and on Thai golf visitor’s must-play list.
(exciting course on Bangkok's north side)
Opened in 2006, Rachakram Golf Club is located in the Bangsai area of Ayutthaya province north of Bangkok. Designed by famous Thai golf architect Dr Sukitt Klangvisai (Phuket Country Club), Rachakram offers a tremendous variety of memorable holes.
(premium course with excellent greens and hole routing)
Designed by Jonathan Morrow and Al Tikkanen and like Red Mountain, their other high-profile Phuket golf course, Riverdale Golf Club is destined to become one of the most celebrated Bangkok golf courses. Riverdale may not at first glance look the most menacing test of golf you've seen.
(Recently sold and renovated, quality needs to be re-verified)
The Rose Garden Golf Club is the one of most oldest and well-known golf courses in Thailand. This Thai-owned and managed golf course was made famous when it hosted the 1992 Thailand Open.
(all-inclusive private country club golf experience)
Royal Bang Pa-In Golf Club is located north of Bangkok, in Ayutthaya Province and close to other golf courses including Bangsai Country Club and Rachakram Golf Club. The 7,052 yard Schmidt-Curley designed track is unusual as it managed like an all-inclusive country club with one daily charge covering green fee, caddie fee, individual golf cart, and on-course snacks and cooler box of soft drinks.
(challenging course with slick greens and numerous water hazards)
The Royal Golf & Country Club is the closest 18-hole standard golf course to the Bangkok's Suvanabhumi International airport. Specifically, the golf course is located off Bangkok to Pattaya highway around 30 minutes from the main tourist and commercial areas of Bangkok or 5 minutes from the airport.
(riverside course with excellent facilities)
Opening in 1993 and renovated in 2011, the Royal Lakeside Golf Club located at the mouth of the Bangpakong River features beautiful surroundings, with a profusion of shrubs and flowers. Some holes play right along the Bangpakong river bank, while others feature a wide lagoon, which encircles the course.
(challenging Pete Dye design, a bit run down)
When Pete Dye designed this golf course, it was known as the Bangna Country Club, but is now called Subhapruek (pronounced su-paa-preuk) Golf Club. The course location is very natural, with only the tall white tower, golden domes and spires of the nearby Assumption University visible above the tree-lined perimeter.
(popular and challenging Nick Faldo design)
Summit Windmill although not overly long at 6964 yards more than makes up for the distance as it is one of the most challenging Bangkok golf courses. Despite its difficulty, it attracts all types of players due to well-kept course conditions and convenient location; just 30 minutes from Bangkok.
(strategic Trent Jones design with challenging green complexes)
Suvarnabhumi Golf and Country Club (formerly known as President Country Club) offers 36 holes of Trent Jones Jr designed golf in an unspoiled rural setting. Extending beyond the course in virtually all directions is a picturesque landscape of flat paddy fields and open marshland, full of tall reeds and grasses, migratory birds, and many fish.
(championship course and site of 2010 Asian Tour International & 2011 Thailand Open)
Suwan Golf & Country Club is in the countryside west of Bangkok among rural villages that add to the course’s uniqueness. Surrounding fruit orchards, rice fields, palm trees, and lotus ponds make Suwan Golf have a tropical-Thai character which is most appreciated by both golf professionals and golf holidaymakers alike.
(prestigious club has hosted PGA wins by Tiger Woods & Vijay Singh)
Thai Country Club is a prestigious member's course is managed by Peninsula Hotels. Thai County is one of the best in Bangkok as it sets the standard for service excellence.
(Greg Norman design with lots of variety & emphasis on shot making)
Located close to downtown Bangkok, Thana City Golf & Sports Club is Thailand's only Greg Norman designed golf course. The 6,966 yard par-72 course is set in and among one of Bangkok’s biggest condominium projects and right on the flight path of planes landing at Bangkok’s Suvanabhumi airport.
(challenging and exclusive course is among area's best)
At Royal Gems, designer Garry Roger Baird has built a 'gem' of a course equal to his others. These include the Shuzu course of the Shishido Kokusai Golf Club in Ibaraki, Japan, and the Hermitage Course, a permanent LPGA tournament site in the United States.
(Augusta comes to Bangkok at Asia's first & only replica course)
Royal Gems Golf City is Asia's first replica course and combines 9 of the best holes in the world with the back nine of Augusta National. Course designers have created the required extreme challenges and elevation changes from what was previously flattish farm land just outside Bangkok.
(very good though little known Arthur Hills course; 1st class clubhouse too)
The Vintage Golf Club is one of Bangkok’s lesser-known layouts, so much so that many players are pleasantly surprised by this course. The Vintage Club is 50 minutes from downtown Bangkok and near to the Suvanabhumi Airport.
(well designed parkland style course)
Windsor Park Golf & Sports Club is set in a large park on the outskirts of Bangkok. More than 6,000 colorful plants and trees are found throughout the golf course.