Pattaya Golf Break – 5N/6D

Fact sheet on trip

Ever dreamt of playing a 910 yard, Par 6 hole? Then read on.

Thailand is the most popular destination for golf in Asia & Pattaya is one of the hottest golf destinations with over 20 golf courses located close to this beach front town. With a holiday resort environment, great food, sightseeing and a thriving nightlife – this is the perfect destination for a short break.

Over the last few years the range & variety of golf courses here has been broadened & you can play everything from links, to parkland to tough & dramatic layouts. Many of these courses are championship courses, that have hosted Asian & LPGA sanctioned events.

Take this exciting 5N/6D break, play 4 rounds of golf & have the time of your life. Pattaya is one of the best VALUE for MONEY destinations for Golf.

COST OF THIS PACKAGE: LOW SEASON (APR to AUGUST)- 449 USD or 29,900 for a 4N/5D break with 3 rounds of golf OR 599 USD or 38,900 INR for a 4-ball for a 5N/6D break with 4 rounds of golf. HIGH SEASON - (SEPT to MARCH) is 649 & 749 USD per person respectively.

Includes Green fees +Cart + Caddy at 4 top courses
Includes stay at a 4 star hotel with BF
Includes all Transfers from Bangkok Airport to Pattaya & to courses

Many of the course in Pattaya have been rated in the TOP 20 courses in Thailand. You will play 4 of the below 5 courses which include champiosnhip venues, links style layouts & courses by some of the top designers in the world including Jack Nicklaus, Desmond Muirhead & the Schmidt & Curley design outfit.

No of days – 5N/6D

Type of trip – Golfing at the best courses around Pattaya

How to travel around (Internal) – Fly into Bangkok & travel by road to Pattaya

When to go – Through the year- avoid March to May as its very humid

Currency – 1 USD = 32.01 Thai Baht (THB) (Sept, 2014)

Trivia

St Andrews 2000 – The longest, toughest & most dramatic course you may ever play in your lifetime – this is a massive 7777 yard links style course designed by the venerable Desmond Muirhead. Has a 910 yard, Par 6 hole which is the longest hole in Thailand.

Laem Chanbang – One of the 5 Jack Nicklaus courses in the country this is a 27 hole layout with night golfing facilities. The 9 hole layouts are called Mountain, Lake & Valley in that order.

Siam country club: Plantation course – This 27 hole layout is named “PLANTATION” because the course meanders through Sugarcane, Tapioca & Pineapple plantations & the 9 hole layouts are also named similarly. Modern in design it’s a spectacular course. The A& B course- Plantation + Tapioca is a massive 7488 yards with 133 bunkers in play including 20 bunkers on a 596 yard, dogleg right & uphill Par 5 hole !!

Khao Kheow Golf club – One of the rare Pete Dye courses this is a challenging 27 hole layout with a spectacular Par 3 hole with a island green. The greens here are small & well guarded & like any Dye design course has holes which can wreck your score card!!

Burapha Golf Club – 36 holes to choose from with a hotel & a venue for various events including the 2010 Thailand Open.

Standard info on handicap certificates & dress code

Info on handicaps
For Men: below 24 on most courses
For Women: below 36 on most courses
Please carry your handicap certificate along.
Dress Code for the Golf Course
Most courses do not permit denims, collarless shirts or sports shoes. Please note that not all golf courses allow shorts to be worn(varies by geography). To save any problems please carry a pair of trousers. Golf shoes should be soft spikes as many courses only permit these.