November 11, 2019
Golfers often travel far and wide when exploring golf courses, that’s because some of the best place to play golf are spread right around the globe. Vietnam is one of these places and saw these last years the number of its golf courses increasing with a lot of improvements in their quality. This last October 29 the country won, for the first time, the title of ‘Best 2019 World Golf Destination’ and for the third time the title of ‘Asia’s Best Golf Destination 2019’. With its exceptional golf courses, good value, great climate, and spectacular scenery and sight, Vietnam indeed offers fantastic championship golf courses designed for the golfer on and off the course. With that in mind, it seemed to us an appropriate time to give you online these golfing sites in Ho Chi Minh City that you’ve always dreamed of.
Song Be Golf Resort
Song Be Golf Resort was Vietnam’s first international championship golf course and is widely regarded as one of the most challenging layouts in the country. This golf resort was built in 1994 out of the natural landscape of fruit orchards and coconut palms. In 1995 the Song Be golf course was officially rated following the USGA/SGA requirements. The 18 holes’ resort-style layout features 10 lakes. Playing off from the blue tees is a challenge as the total length measures over 7000 yards. Song Be is also a walking course and all the caddies are female.. A fully equipped and modern clubhouse provides golfers with an excellent ocean and dune views to enjoy the golf course and facilities offered after their round.
Taekwang Jeongsan Country Club
Taekwang Jeongsan Country club is the third biggest golf course in Dong Nai. Located on an ecological island surrounded by the river at only 25 minutes by boat from Ho Chi Minh, the club is with its 7500-yard length a well-blended combination of both science and art. Golfers can experience playing golf on the island through wavy fairways, heavy bunkers along the holes with a fresh breeze wind from one of the major rivers in the south of Vietnam.
Long Thanh Golf Club
Long Thanh Golf Club offers superb and varied challenges to experts and novices alike. It features a Hill course with rolling fairways and subtly undulating greens, winding through a palm plantation artificial lakes with some waterfalls and other beautiful features and an 18 holes’ lake course set up with international standard lighting for night golfing.
Vietnam Golf & Country Club – Ho Chi Minh City
Located just 20 kilometers from the center of Ho Chi Minh City, the Vietnam Golf & Country Club set among 300 Hectares of land is widely regarded as Vietnam’s Premier Golf and Country Club and is also the nearest 36-hole golf club to the city. The two-course winds through the trees offering challenging tee shots to the tree-lined fairways before playing to the softly contoured Bermuda TifEagle greens, which provide beautiful putting surfaces all year round.
The Bluffs Ho Tram Strip
Located 80 miles southeast of Ho Chi Minh City in Vung Tau Province, the Bluffs lies on a coastal plateau where holes are routed around seaside and dunes. The stunning and majestic ocean views from many of the holes make the Bluffs the most spectacular golf course in the world. The expansive clubhouse offers a range of dining options, a resort, a PGA golf academy, driving range and over 3,000 square meters of practice facilities.
Twin Doves Golf Club
Located 60 minutes from Ho Chi Minh City the Twin Doves golf club propose a complex equipped with world-class golf course, villa estate, Clubhouse, hotel and restaurant. The club is the first private and exclusive golf club with a truly “Member Only” policy dedicated to ensuring the requirements of the privileged member. The Twin Doves golf club is planned as a golfing paradise where nature is alive and inspired because of the innate factors such as hills, creeks, and trees, in harmony with the newly created lakes.
Dong Nai Golf Resort
In HCMC you don’t need to travel very far to find a great golf course with a spectacular scenery. Indeed, Bo Chang Dong Nai Golf resort at only a 90 mn trip from the town offers some of the best scenery in southern Vietnam. The 27-holes course is located at the top of a valley and on a large wodded land plot on the banks of the cloudy River lake. Each of the 27 holes is unique and presents to the golfer a one-of-a-kind challenge. In addition to the golf, Bo Chang Dong Nai Golf Resort offers several restaurants and other activities including fishing, horseback riding and a children’s play area.
Vung Tau Paradise Golf Resort
Despite being a three-hour drive from the centre of the city, Vung Tau Paradise Golf Resort is one of the best golf courses in Ho Chi Minh, particularly if you like a peaceful round of golf next to the sea. Being situated close to the shoreline, the course is a 27 holes’ layout, offering a tremendous view of the ocean and pristine beaches with a sea breezes that help to keep the course cool. In addition to the golf, The Vung Tau Paradise propose a hotel, restaurant, bungalow, Beach club, football course and diverses events.