Pattaya for Golfers
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Pattaya for golfers can be a dream come true because there are many options for golf in Pattaya. The incredible climate of Pattaya and the wonderful courses combine to make this a top destination for people who love to golf. There are over 20 courses within an hour's drive (typically 20 - 30 minutes way) of Pattaya.
Some of the biggest names in golf have designed the courses including: Jack Nicklaus (Laem Chabang), Gary Player (Sri Racha), Nick Faldo (Great Lakes) and Robert Trent Jones (Eastern Star Resort & Country Club). These incredible golf courses make golf in Pattaya a must.
Best Golf Courses in Pattaya
Though Pattaya and the surround area boasts over 20 golf courses, there are some that are considered among the best. In terms of 36 holes there is Burapha Golf. For 27 holes there is: Crystal Bay Resort, Khao Kheow, Leam Chabang, Noble Place and Phoenix. The best 18 hole courses include: Great Lake Golf Clubs, Mountain Shadow, Siam Country Club, Sri Rcha Golf Clubs and Treasure Hill.
Golfers visiting Pattaya may also want to spend some time on the driving range. Some of the most popular driving ranges include: Diana driving Range, Harold's Golf Driving Range & Pro Shop, Green Way Driving Range, Pattaya Driving Range, Pride Driving Range and Tommy Driving Range.
Golf Packages and Equipment
You can get golfing packages and find Pattaya golf holiday packages as well. Many golfers rave over the great courses throughout Pattaya and surrounding areas. It is important to reserve tee times in advance and follow the dress codes of the course.
You should call ahead and find out if there are any requirements for shirt type, short length, etc., and you may want to find out any other course rules or policies before choosing which of the golf courses you wan to reserve tee time at.
Make sure you bring proof of your current handicap with you when going to the course and ask ahead if there are any restrictions on age, etc. Though you will find many options for golf in Pattaya you want to be well-informed so you can make the right selection for your needs.