GOLF COURSES IN VIETNAM
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VIETNAM GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB
Vietnam’s best caddies golf course 2009
Vietnam Golf & Country Club is the first 36-hole golf club in Vietnam and is widely regarded as Vietnam’s Premier Golf and Country Club. Located just 20 kilometers from the centre of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Golf and Country Club is also the nearest golf club to the city.
Set amongst 300 hectares of land, two great golf courses have been carved out of the existing woodland with minimal land movement, leaving you feel that the land was always destined to be a golf course, so natural is the lay-out and design.
LONG THANH GOLF RESORT – DONG NAI
Vietnam’s best par 3 golf course 2009-hole #17, Hill course
The Club is situated about 40 minutes from the center of Saigon on the Vung Tau spur road. They currently offer 36 holes golf course each course offers panoramic views over the surrounding countryside to Saigon in the west and rural landscape in all directions.
Long Thanh Golf Club and Residential Estate is a Vietnamese, family owned business. They have spared no expense to build a spectacular golf course together with a sumptuous Clubhouse. Their well-trained staffs are responsible to make players as comfortable as possible.
DONGNAI GOLF RESORT
Dong Nai Golf resort is in the top of 10 most beautiful and challenging courses in Indo-china and is the first 27-hole golf club in Vietnam. The sheer variety of every hole requires thoughtful shot making, coupled with magnificent scenery in a tranquil environment.
The golf course is combined with 3-courses, from the black tees, each of the courses measure about 3.500 yards with a par of 36. The entire resort are covers some 260 hectares, and situated next to huge 1,000-hectare natural lake offering seasonal levels of water, depending on the dry and wet seasons.
On the A Course the first 5 holes snake along side the natural-lake and feature the superb par 3 third hole.
SONG BE GOLF RESORT – BINH DUONG
Vietnam’s best Par 4 golf course 2009-hole #3, Desert course
Well known for being the first international standard championship course in Vietnam and one of the most challenging and stimulating in the country, Song Be Golf Resort has been gently crafted out of the beautiful landscape and features numerous lakes, tree lined fairways and subtle undulating greens. The 27-hole course is officially rated in accordance with the USGA/SGA (United States Golfers Association) requirements.
Song Be now boasts 3-Nine holes course – Lotus Course, Palm Course & its newest and most demanding addition – the Desert Course.
Golfers marvel at the beauty of the natural landscape as they attempt to tame the challenges presented by the championship layout of the 27 holes. Each course has its own uniqueness & challenges – featuring numerous lakes, natural bush reserves and large undulating greens. The most fearful of all is the Desert Course with longer & narrower fairways, an array of complex bunkers and abundance of sand that requires a high degree of accuracy & forward thinking from the golfers
Situated in Lai Thieu, it is about 40-minute drive (20 km) from the center of Ho Chi Minh City and opposite the Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park (VSIP) and up-coming The Canary development project.