Year by year, the number of visitors who come to Cambodia for golfing experience increases steadily. Most of the country’s golf courses are located in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. In this article, we will introduce you to some of the best golf courses in Cambodia.
Phnom Penh: is a wonderful city to discover. Visit the country and you will have a chance to explore the marvelous architecture of pagodas, palaces, etc. The number of big shopping malls is rapidly rising, suitable for shopping lovers. Besides, Phnom Penh has some famous golf clubs such as Royal Cambodia Golf and Country Club, Garden City Golf Club, Phnom Penh Golf Club and Cambodia Golf and Country Club, etc.
Royal Cambodia Golf and Country Club: Designed by V Golf Design, like many golf courses in Cambodia, Royal Cambodia Phnom Penh Golf Club is impressive by protecting environment policy as well as diverse vegetation. Located in the swamp are a bunch of locals along with palm trees, that make golfers immersed in beautiful nature besides the city center.
Grand Phnom Penh Golf Club: The 18-hole golf course, 72 par with a total length of 7715 meters, is a challenging golf course for golfers at all levels. The course is covered with Mini Verde, Bermuda 419, and Bahia with a natural small lake and undulating terrain, bringing a fresh atmosphere, but also challenging and interesting for golfers. The original flatting was dramatically transformed to large and difficult putting green, especially when wind breezing.
Siem Reap: is the home of the World Heritage sites at Angkor Wat has three fine courses open, and has hosted the Asian Tour Johnnie Walker Classic and Cambodian Open events in their highly successful cultural tourism destination. Siem Reap with well-known golf courses Angkors Golf Resort, Siem Reap Booyoung Country Club, and Phokeethra Country Club, surely brings memorable experiences for golfers.
Angkor Golf Resort: Originally designed by Nick Faldo, the Angkor Golf Resort was opened in January 2008. The course is considered one of the best golf courses in Cambodia, so any golf lover should visit. The tee box, fairways as well as putting green are carefully taken care of to ensure good condition. The course has three tee boxes to adapt to golfers' abilities.
Siem Reap Booyoung Country Club: Siem Reap Booyoung designed by famous architecture-Kento Sato, is an international course at Siem Reap, with a total length of 6800m. The course is a wonderful combination of natural landscape and art beauty. The palm trees lined the fairway with five tee boxes adapts both professional and amateur golfers. The creek and water hazards are the main features of course, furthermore, flatting fairways and large putting greens create an interesting experience.