If you are looking for a country that is packed full of golf courses that can be played all year round, Thailand is the place. The country has over 250 golf courses and more are being developed every year. With its tropical beaches and beautiful resorts, Thailand makes the perfect choice for a golfing holiday with your family. We are going to have a look at some of the best courses in Thailand along with some of the nearby tourist attractions.
The Banyan Golf Club
This excellent course is located near to Hua Hin, a seaside town three hours drive away from Bangkok. This would make a great choice if you are looking for a resort to take your family to while you spend some time playing golf. In Hua Hin you will be able to find a plethora of restaurants that cater to all tastes and there are attractions for people of all ages. This course came third in the annual Asian Golf Monthly awards in 2011. If you are looking for a course that is within easy reach of Bangkok and is also near some excellent tourist attractions, The Banyan Gold Club could be just the place for you.
Chiang Mai Highlands Golf and Spa Resort
In the north of Thailand you will find the province of Chiang Mai. You will find that the weather is cooler in the mountains and at certain times of the year it even gets cold. If you are on the look out for some luxury resorts in Thailand, the Highlands Golf and Spa Resort in Chiang Mai won’t let you down. The resort is a great place for people of all ages and the golf course is out of this world. Check out their open-air restaurant that offers amazing cuisine and stunning views. The resort is about twenty-five minutes from Chiang Mai airport by road.
Siam Country Club
This course is near the coastal resort town of Pattaya and it is a great choice of course if you are looking to combine your golfing trip with some time at the beach. The course itself is beautifully cared for and is surrounded by a wide range of fruit trees and lakes. You can get to the course in just over an hour by car from Bangkok making it ideal for people visiting the country on business for a few days. The town of Pattaya has changed in recent years and now has something to offer the whole family.
Red Mountain Golf Club
Heading south now to the island of Phuket in the Andaman Sea. This course is another great choice if you are taking your family on holiday and you are looking for some attractions for them to visit whilst you are on the golf course. Set in an old tin mine, this course is truly stunning. Wherever you decide to go in this amazing country, you will not be far away from some wonderful golf courses and luxurious hotels and resorts.