Golf isn't the first thing that usually springs to mind when you think about a holiday to Thailand and really, who could blame you when you think about its diverse landscapes, stunning natural environment, rich culture, traditional cuisine, stunning beaches and modern cities. However, what you may be surprised to find out is that there are actually some fantastic golf courses located in Thailand and, even better yet, there are some excellent Thailand golf resorts that put you right in the heart of the action. Whether you fancy yourself of PGA standard or are more of a happy hacker, there's plenty on offer to suit everyone.
Located in some of Thailand's most popular destinations including Bangkok, Bang Tao Bay and Nai Yang Beach, these Thailand golf resorts range from 4 stars to 5 stars and are ideal for the whole family. Offering some famous and challenging courses, a game of golf at one of these resorts is a truly unique experience and offers some of the most spectacular scenery you can ever get on a golf course. A bit of a novelty with first time golfers and first time travellers alike, you can enjoy the convenience of a golf course within the resort grounds. Best of all, with all the other fantastic onsite facilities on offer, you can be left in peace to enjoy your game while the rest of the family explores.
Located in Bang Tao Bay, Angsana Laguna Phuket is home to one of the best golf courses in Thailand and boasts Max Wexler-designed rolling fairways, strategic bunkers and 14 holes of water play as well as a practice bunker, putting green, chipping area, driving range, video analysis and private lessons with PGA pro Bruce Whitehead. Located on Nai Yang Beach, Dewa Nai Yang Beach Phuket offers deluxe accommodation opposite Sirinath National Park and is just minutes from the famous Blue Canyon Country Club which features two internationally-renowned championship golf courses including a canyon course and a lakes course, a golf school, pro shop and club house. Bangkok's Dusit Thani is also home to an outdoor golf driving range which is located on the roof and offers stunning views while you practise your swing.
Whether you're prepared to knuckle down for a serious game, just want to enjoy the view or have somehow stumbled from the pool bar onto the golf course, there are a range of fun way to experience the courses located at these Thailand resorts with golf.