Pattaya golf: golf holidays
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Golf in Pattaya is spectacular. There are over 20 golf courses to choose from and many of them have breathtaking views, great greens and fairways and outstanding staffs. When choosing to play golf in Pattaya you will want to make sure you have your tee time reserved well in advance. Early morning tee times are often difficult to get.
Avid golfers love taking golf holidays. You can enjoy great golf holidays in Pattaya since there are many golf courses to choose from. Some of the better resorts have their own golf courses and almost all hotels and resorts are within a short driving distance to outstanding golf.
Popular Golf Courses in Pattaya
Some of the most popular golf courses include the 18 hole Bangphra International course designed by Japan Golf. Burapha Golf has 36 holes by David Graham and Gary Panks. There are 27 holes at Chrystal Bay Resort (by Thai Takenaka), Khao Kheow (by Pete Dye), Leam Chabang (by Jack Nicklaus), Greenwood Country Club, formerly called Noble Place (by Peter Thomson) and Phoneix (by Denis Griffith).
Other 18 hole golf courses include Great Lake Golf Clubs (by Nick Faldo), Mountain Shadow (by Ronald Fream), Siam Country Club (by I. Isumi), Siracha Golf Clubs (by Gary Player) and Treasure Hill (by Yoshikazu Kato).
If you are interested in playing golf in Pattaya you will want to call ahead or see if your hotel can make the arrangements for you. If you are traveling with your golf clubs you want to make sure the hotel has th em ready in time for you to leave for you tee time, if you are planning on renting golf clubs you will want to make sure the course has the type of clubs you want.
Golf courses in Pattaya, like anywhere else, may have dress codes so it is important to know if collared shirts are required, if there is a limit to how short your shorts can be, etc. You will also want to ask them about any other course rules before you confirm that you want to play golf on that course in Pattaya.
Since Pattaya is an easy city to travel around you should be able to get a good idea about how long it will take you to get to the course. You want to make sure you leave yourself time in case you are driving yourself and are not fully familiar with the roads in Pattaya.
You will find that golf in Pattaya is outstanding. Many golfers marvel at the number of great golf courses in Pattaya within a short driving distance to virtually every hotel in Pattaya.