Lam Luk Ka Country Club
36 holes par 72/72 (7012/6605 yards)
Lam Luk Ka Country Club Information
|Holes / Par / Yardage:||36 holes par 72/72 (7012/6605 yards)|
60 minutes from Bangkok center
|Closed on:||Open everyday|
|Max. golfers per group:||Weekday: 5 |
|Golf Cart:||THB 700|
|Golf Set:||THB 1000|
|Golf Shoes:||THB 100|
|Facilities:||Restaurants, Swimming Pool|
(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.
Both courses meander through Bangkok’s wetlands, where over 10,000 trees and waterways provide homes to 100’s of species of birds and wildlife. The strong park land layouts are blessed with more shade than many Bangkok golf courses and together with windy conditions are a welcome repute from Bangkok’s normally balmy weather.
In this natural, rural environment, away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Bangkok, four relatively similar nine-hole loops are interchangeably used on any given day. The Championship East Course comprises the A & B nines, the Resort West Course the C & D nines.
Though there is little to separate them in terms of quality of upkeep and presentation, which is always excellent, the East Course is longer than the West Course, and can feel tougher as a result. Water hazards feature on just about every hole on both courses. As long as you can avoid the many lakes and ponds that flank the fairways and protect the greens, ball-finding from wayward shots should not be too difficult with semi-rough beyond the gently undulating and generally wide fairways.
Golfers will also be attracted not only by the good course layout, but also by the greens, which are some of the best putting surfaces in Bangkok. Good bunkering throughout and well-paced sloping greens reinforce the overall high quality golf environment at Lam Luk Ka Country Club.
The Championship East Course places a premium on driving the ball long and straight. Host of the 2002 Thailand PGA Championship and the 2009 Asian Tour qualifying events, the Lam Luk Ka East Course will punish errant golf shots, but makes for an enjoyable round if played from the somewhat friendlier white tees.
The long 7th and 8th holes on the East Course are two of the better Par 4's in Bangkok and usually play into the prevailing breeze. The back nine is considered one of the best in Thailand, ending with a dramatic risk-reward Par 5. The 18th is a short par-5 with a generous fairway. The key is not to get too greedy with your drive. Aim about 5-10 yards right of the right edge of the fairway bunker for your tee shot. A deep bunker guards the front of the green, which should be avoided at all costs. There is a lot of room right of the green and missing your fairway wood or long iron approach will give you the best chance to make an up and down for birdie.
The West Course is relatively short, but water comes into play on 15 holes making course management a key factor in scoring. Every hole provides several options, so longer hitters can still hit driver although it’s not necessary on most holes. The West Course is a favorite of tourists and recreational golfers, and is home to a plethora of native birds and wildlife.
The 18th is a very difficult finishing hole where golfers should consider hitting a 3-wood off the tee, aiming down the left side of the fairway. Pay special attention to your aim to ensure you give yourself the best chance to hit it straight. If you miss the fairway consider lying up short of the creek that bisects the fairway. The green slopes from front to back. This makes it difficult to get the ball close to a front pin location.
The large clubhouse provides every amenity for the golfer, albeit it is showing its 25 year old age. After a round at Lam Luk Ka, golfers can relax and take a swim in the Olympic-sized swimming pool or enjoy a range of Thai or international culinary delights in the clubhouse restaurant overlooking the 18th hole of the East Course. Practice facilities include a grass driving range and two chipping and putting greens. All in all Lam Luk Ka is an excellent golf course and one of the better values in Bangkok golf.
Lam Luk Ka Country Club Map
Lam Luk Ka Country Club Reviews & Comments
Lam Luk Ka Country Club Tee Time | Online Booking | Request a Free and Non-Obligatory Quote
Closed on: Open everydayThe following prices per golfer. The prices include green fee, caddie fee and transfer hotel-golf course/golf course-hotel.
|1 Golfer||2 Golfers||3 Golfers||4 Golfers|
|THB 5,945||THB 7,395||THB 4,060||THB 5,460||THB 3,500||THB 4,900||THB 3,105||THB 4,455|
Golfasian is experienced in large and small golfer group hoilday & event arrangements. Contact us directly or use the form below for group bookings.
Golf Tour Packages in Bangkok
- Bangkok & River Kwai Golf Escape
- Bangkok DREAM Golf Package
- Bangkok Golf Break
- 3 Round Bangkok Golf Package
- Bangkok New Golf Courses Package
- One Week Bangkok Golf Package
- Best of Thailand Golf Expedition
- Bangkok Championship Golf Package
- Hua Hin - Bangkok (2-Destination) Golf Package
- Pattaya - Bangkok (2-Destination) Golf Package
- Chiang Mai - Bangkok (2-Destination) Golf Package
- Bangkok - Phuket (2-Destination) Golf Package
- Khao Yai - Bangkok (2-Destination) Golf Package
- Bangkok - Danang (2-Country) Golf Package
- Bangkok - Kanchanaburi - Hua Hin (3-Destination) Golf & Culture Package
Golf Courses in Bangkok
- Alpine Golf and Sports Club
- Amata Spring Country Club
- Ayutthaya Golf Club
- Bangkok Golf Club
- Bangpakong Riverside Country Club
- Bangpoo Golf & Sports Club
- Bangsai Country Club
- Best Ocean Golf Club
- Cascata Golf Club
- Chuan Chuen Golf Club
- Green Valley Country Club
- Kiarti Thanee Country Club
- Krung Kavee Golf Course & Country Club Estate
- Krungthep Kreetha Sports Club
- Lakewood Country Club
- Lakewood Links
- Lam Luk Ka Country Club
- Legacy Golf Club
- Lotus Valley Golf Resort
- Muang Kaew Golf Club
- Navatanee Golf Course
- Nikanti Golf Club
- Panya Indra Golf Club
- Pinehurst Golf & Country Club
- Rachakram Golf Club & Resort
- Riverdale Golf Club
- Rose Garden Golf Club
- Royal Bang Pa-In Golf Club
- Royal Golf & Country Club
- Royal Lakeside Golf Club
- Subhapruek Golf Club
- Summit Windmill Golf Club
- Suvarnabhumi Golf and Country Club
- Suwan Golf & Country Club
- Thai Country Club
- Thana City Golf & Sports Club
- Thanont Golf View & Sport Club
- The Royal Gems Golf and Sports Club
- The Royal Gems Golf City - Dream Arena
- Vintage Golf Club
- Windsor Park & Golf Club