If you are visiting Langkawi Island for a holiday and likes golf, then you are in for a treat because this top tourist destination offers an excellent setting for playing the game. Here is where you will find several top quality golf clubs which have been designed by some of the top golfers in the world which provides a wide variety of services for you to enjoy your game.
One thing for sure, the golf courses in Langkawi Island are set within the lush surroundings that provide you with one of the most beautiful landscapes you will ever see.
99 East Golf Club
The 99 East Golf Club is the oldest golf club in Langkawi Island. You can start teeing off here as early as 7.30am at the beautiful greens designed by renowned Australian golf designer Ross Watson. This golf course was first called Langkawi Golf Club before it assumed its current name a few years ago where its 18-hole championship golf course have attracted a host of international golfers over the years.
The Els Club Datai Bay
The Els Club Datai Bay has one of the most beautiful settings in Langkawi Island. It is designed Ernie Els, it is known to be one of the most unique golf projects in the world. What makes this club so impressive is that it is built within the Mount Mat Cincang forest which overlooks the Andaman Sea. Its 18-hole championship course with par 72 is among the most renowned courses in the world which houses a swimming pool, a clubhouse and many other facilities.
Gunung Raya Golf Resort
At the Gunung Raya Golf Resort, you will find an 18-hole, 72-par championship golf course. This green is the works of renowned American golf architect Max Wexler where it is known for having one of the most beautiful surroundings for a golf club here being engulfed on the foot of Gunung Raya.
At the Gunung Raya Golf Resort, you can start your game at 7.00am in the morning at the course which houses a wide range of facilities that include a clubhouse for relaxation and meals, a Pro Shop, shower and locker rooms and golf buggy rentals, among others.