Spectacular mountain scenery, beautiful beaches, warm and friendly people, a vibrant culture, luxury hotels/villa, best surfing sport, and stunning golf courses are just few of many things that make Bali a major tourist destination over the world.
The best golf courses in Bali offer players a challenging but beautiful round, with a good combination of challenging greens and well-maintained fairways that are seamlessly landscaped into some of Bali’s most stunning locations.
So are you keen on playing golf in Bali?
Here are “Top 5 Golf Courses in Bali” you can visit:
1. Bali Handara Kosaido Country Golf
The only golf course in Bali that is located up in the cool highlands is Bali Handara Kosaido Country Club. Bali Handara Kosaido Country Golf is surrounded by lush green mountains, crater lakes and an equatorial rain forest that create dramatic backdrops into the well-maintained creeping bent grass greens.
Established in 1974, with Peter Thompson and Michael Wolveridge as its designers, the course is opened daily (with 4, as the maximum golfers per group on both weekdays and weekends).
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AddressPancasari Village - Singaraja, Bali Indonesia.
Phone+62 361 342 2646
Website www.handaragolfresort.com2. Bali National Golf Club The international standard Bali National Golf Club opened back in 1991 as the Bali Golf & Country Club and became one of the unofficial landmarks of the exclusive five-star Nusa Dua resort enclave.
Bali National Golf Club, arguably now the flagship of Bali golf, following a complete redesign by Nelson, Haworth Golf Course Architects and reconstructed to international standards over the past one and a half years, officially reopened on 1 March 2014, with spectacular views over the majestic backdrop of Agung Mountain and the Indian Ocean.
Your new golf journey commences amidst a lush tropical forest set on hilly parkland and then it’s on into spectacularly landscaped coconut groves, before arriving at the penultimate par 3, 17th hole, where a golfer’s question may well be “where’s the fairway”! Yes, this hole requires a precise tee shot to a magnificent island green.
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ADDRESSBTDC Area, Lot S-5, Nusa Dua Bali
PHONE+62 361 771 791
WEBSITEwww.balinationalgolf.com3. Nirwana Bali Golf Club
The golf club lies on the southwest coastline of Bali where the famous temple, Tanah Lot, is located. In July 1997, the Nirwana Bali Golf Club, whose designer happened to be Greg Norman was opened. The golf is open daily with maximum golfers per group standing at four on both weekdays and weekends.
The driving range and the 18 holes par 72 (6805) yards, make this course one of the top golf courses is the island. Other facilities found here include restaurant, golf schools and accommodation. It’s signature Par 3 7th hole overlooks the famous Tanah Lot temple and the stunning Indian Ocean, is by far the most photographed hole on the course. This award winning golf course is managed by IMG Golf Course Management.
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ADDRESSJalan Raya Tanah Lot, Kediri, Tabanan 82171
PHONE+ 62 361 815 900
WEBSITEwww.panpasific.com/bali | www.nirwanabaligolf.com4. New Kuta Golf
New Kuta Golf welcomes you to its international standard 18-hole championship course, the first golf course in Indonesia with a links style layout (along a coastline and often with dunes and a few trees). Its signature hole 15 is nicknamed "The Cliff Hanger" and has 240-degree ocean views overlooking two famous beaches on Bali’s southern coast, Balangan and Dreamland.
Opened in 2013 and forming part of the ambitious Pecatu Indah Resort development on the southern limestone cliffs of the Uluwatu coast, this Ronald Fream-designed course's views are really worth experiencing. At its club house you'll find a pro shop, restaurant, and even a spa to help you unwind after an exciting game.
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ADDRESSJl. Raya Uluwatu, Pecatu Indah Resort Area, Badung 80361, Bali
PHONE+62 – 361 8481 333
WEBSITEwww.newkutagolf.com5. Bali Beach Golf Course
Bali Beach Golf Course has a driving range and clubhouse, surrounded by tall, mature trees, regulation green complexes, earth molding and lakes. The golf course provides you with an amazing pitch having spots of flowering hibiscus plants and shady pines.
With its seven Par 4s, one Par 5, and one Par 3, the golf course is an amazing place with enough variety and challenges. Among other things found in this course are full bar, caddies, rental equipment for golf and fine restaurants.
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ADDRESSInna Grand Bali Beach Hotel, Jl. Hangtuah No. 58, Sanur, Bali 80226
PHONE+62 361 287733